Rob Minkoff Net Worth | Bio, Age, Height, Weight & Career 2022

Name: Rob Minkoff
Date of Birth: August 11, 1962
Age: 59 years old
Height: 5 ft 6 in (1.67 m)
Profession: Film Director/Animator/Film Producer/Screenwriter/ Television Producer
Nationality: United States
Religion: Jewish
Net Worth: $30 million

According to Forbes, Rob’s net worth is approximately $30 million. Given his profession as a movie director and producer, it certainly makes sense. He has been in the industry for the past few years. Unlike some of the husbands on TV shows from the past and present Rob Minkoff actually worked on movies you might remember well.

Early Life

Rob Minkoff, born in 1962, on August 11th,  in Palo Alta, California, was raised by his parents Tola and Jack, who were both Jewish. He attended high school in Palo Alto, California, and then enrolled at the California Institute for the Arts in Santa Clarita. He graduated from the Character Animation Department in the early 1980s.

After graduating from CalArts, Rob Minkoff was hired by Walt Disney Studios as an in-betweener for their film “The Black Cauldron.” Following this, he worked as a supervising animator. On “The Great Mouse Detective”, he went on to do character designs for “The Brave LittleToaster”. He also wrote the song “Good Company” for 1988’s “Olliver & Company”. At the end of the ‘1980s. Minkoff did the animation for “The Little Mermaid” and between 1989 and 1990 he directed two Roger Rabbit short movies: “Tummy Trouble”, “Roller Coaster Rabbits”. After this, he was heavily involved in pre-production scripts for Beauty and the Beast (1991), and directed the 1992 Mickey mouse short “Mickey’s audition”.

Personal Life

Minkoff met Kung at a party in 2003, and they went to the Finding Nemo premiere together as their first date. They were engaged on February 14, 2006, and they got married on September 29, 2007. They have a son called Max and a daughter called Zoe.

Crystal Kung is a 76th-century descendant of Confucius who was born in China. Her brother is Jeffrey Kung, an artist and radio personality in China.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born in 1962, on August 11th, “Rob Minkoff” age is 59 years old as of today’s date and his height is 5 feet 6 inches tall, (1.67 m) and his weight is 75 kilograms as of 2022.

Career

Rob got his big breakthrough in 1983 when Walt Disney Studios Animation chose him to work on the Fantasy Animated Film “The Black Cauldron”. He was the supervising animator of the mystery animated film ‘The Great Mouse Detective’ in 1986. After that, he became a character designer for the animated musical movie “The BraveLittleToaster”.

He worked as a character animator for Disney from 1989 until 1992, and then released a fantasy musical animated movie called The Little Mermaid. He then pulled out two short Roger Rabbit cartoons; “Tummy Troubles” in 1989 and “Roller Coaster Rabbit” in 1990. He also provided his animation ideas when he was a key part in pre-production script development for “Beauty And The Beast”. In 1992, he directed the short Mickey’s Audition.

When Rob was offered the chance to direct the animated musical comedy ‘The Lion King’, his hard work finally paid off. He directed the movie with Roger Allers. The movie later earned two Academy Awards: Best Original Song and Best Original Music Score. His next directorial effort came in 1999, Stuart Little. The movie was his debut live action film, and the audience loved him.

Minkoff directed Stuart’s Little 2 in 2002. It was a mix of computer animation and live action, which was a big hit. He directed another live action film, The Haunted Mansion, in 2003. Rob made another successful film at the box office, “The Forbidden Kingdom” in 2008. The film stars Jackie Chun and Jet Li in the leading roles.

Rob experimented with different types of films in 2011 by making a crime comedy called FlyPaper.  (This movie was did not perform well at box office) However, the movie did not perform well at the box office. He took over as director of Mr. Peabody & Sherman. The movie was a huge hit at the box office with $275 million worldwide.

Net Worth

Minkoff has a net worth of approximately $30 million dollars as of 2022. This includes his assets (money), income, and expenses. He makes most of his money from his career as a filmmaker. Minkoff has accumulated a large fortune through his various sources of income. 

Conclusion

Rob Minkoff has a net worth of $30 million as of 2022, because he was a professional film director and an animator. Robert Ralph Minkoffs is an American film director. He is best known for co-direct­ing the Academy Award and featured many movies like “The LionKing” (along with Roger Aller­s), along with directing “StuartLittle”, “Stuart Little 2”, “The Haunted Mansion”,  etc.

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