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Joss Whedon Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Joss Whedon worth? $110 million

How did Joss Whedon earn his money and wealth?

Joss Whedon was born on June 23, 1964, at New York City, New York, U.S. He is an American film writer, director, producer, comic book writer, and musician. Mutant Enemy Productions and Bellwether Pictures was founded by him and is best known as the creator of several tv series, such as  Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003), Angel (1999–2004), Firefly (2002), Dollhouse (2009–10), and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (from 2013).

Whedon co-wrote the Pixar cartoon movie “Toy Story” (1995), had written and directed the Firefly movie extension Serenity (2005), co-wrote and directed the Internet miniseries “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog” (2008), and co-wrote and produced the scary comedy movie “The Cabin in the Woods” (2012). He had written and directed the  Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero movies “The Avengers” (2012) and its follow up “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (2015), and also co-wrote the program for the “DC Extended Universe superhero movie “Justice League” (2017), for which he also provided as director on reshoots.

From 1989 to 1990, Whedon proved helpful as a staff writer on the sitcoms Roseanne and Parenthood. As a script doctor, Whedon was an unaccredited author on movies such as The Getaway, Speed, Waterworld, and Twister. In 1997, Whedon created his first tv series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The series represents Buffy Summers, the newest in a line of young women called to fight against vampires, devils, and other forces of darkness.

In 1997, Whedon designed his first TV sequence, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The series symbolizes Buffy Summers, the latest in a line of young women known as vampires, demons and other forces of darkness. Whedon followed Angel with space western Firefly, presenting Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk, Morena Baccarin, Adam Baldwin, Jewel Staite, Sean Maher, Summer Glau and Ron Glass.

In 2004, Whedon comes up with comedian book Astonishing X-Men. In Marvel Universe such as the villainous Ord, X-Men Ruth Ruth “Blindfold” Aldine and Hisako “Armor” Ichiki was presented by Whedon and introduced, Runaway Klara Prast,[103] and Special Agent Abigail Brand along with S.W.O.R.D., the organization she commands. As a response to the 2007–08 Writers Guild of America strike, Whedon directed co-wrote and produced Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. It informs the tale of Dr. Horrible, an ambitious supervillain, who shares a love interest in a girl known as Penny with nemesis, Captain Hammer.

What are the accolades received by Joss Whedon?

  1.      Astonishing X-Men (2006) – Eisner Award – Best Continuing Series
  2.      Sugarshock! (2008) – Eisner Award – Best Digital Comic/Webcomic
  3.      Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight (2008) – Eisner Award – Best New Series
  4.      Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog (2009) – Emmy Award – Outstanding Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment       Program
  5.      The Avengers (2013) – Empire Award – Best Director

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