Director

Chris Noonan

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Age 71
Birthday November 141952
Birth Sign Scorpio
City Australia
Country Australia
Profession Director

Chris Noonan is a famous Director, born on November 14, 1952 in Australia. As of December 2022, Chris Noonan’s net worth is $5 Million. His 1980 documentary, Stepping Out, received both Australian Film Institute and UNESCO awards.

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Chris Noonan Biography

Famous for his Academy Award-nominated directorial and screenwriting work on the 1995 Universal Pictures film Babe, this Australian filmmaker is also notable for directing the Beatrix Potter biopic Miss Potter (2006). Chris Noonan (born 14 November 1952) is an Australian filmmaker and actor. He is best known for the family film Babe (1995), for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay..

Raised in Sydney, Australia, by a father who encouraged his talent as a filmmaker, Noonan later had a long-term relationship with producer Glenys Rowe.

Encouraged by his father, Noonan made his first short film, Could It Happen Here? when he was sixteen. It won a prize at the Sydney Film Festival and was later screened on Australian television. On leaving school in 1970 Noonan went to work for the Commonwealth Film Unit (now Film Australia), as a production assistant, assistant editor, production manager and assistant director making short films and documentaries.

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In 1973 Noonan was in the inaugural intake on the directors’ course (along with Gillian Armstrong and Phillip Noyce) at the Australian Film Television and Radio School. In 1974 he returned to Film Australia where he worked on a number of films and documentaries, including working as assistant director on the cult movie The Cars That Ate Paris. In 1976 he directed Film Australia’s documentary series, “Our Asian Neighbours: India”, including a film about Swami Shyam, a teacher of Vedant and Meditation living in the Indian Himalayas.

Chris Noonan Net Worth

Chris Noonan is one of the richest Director & listed on most popular Director. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Chris Noonan‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Director
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House Living in own house.

Before entering the Australian Film, Television, and Radio School in the early 1970s, he won a Sydney Film Festival prize for his debut short, “Could It Happen Here?”

In 1973 Noonan was in the inaugural intake on the directors’ course (along with Gillian Armstrong and Phillip Noyce) at the Australian Film Television and Radio School. In 1974 he returned to Film Australia where he worked on a number of films and documentaries, including working as assistant director on the cult movie The Cars That Ate Paris. In 1976 he directed Film Australia’s documentary series, “Our Asian Neighbours: India”, including a film about Swami Shyam, a teacher of Vedant and Meditation living in the Indian Himalayas.

In 1979 he set up his own production company, and in 1980 documented the lives of a troupe of handicapped actors, in the acclaimed Stepping Out, which won the UNESCO prize in 1980 and an Australian Film Institute Award for ‘Best Documentary’ in 1981. He co-wrote and co-directed the Australian mini-series The Cowra Breakout, wrote and directed five episodes of the mini-series, Vietnam, and made his television movie debut with The Riddle of the Stinson.

Noonan served for two years (1987–88) as President of the Australian Screen Directors’ Association, and in 1990 was appointed for a three-year term as Chairman of the Australian Film Commission.

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In 2006 he directed the biographical film, Miss Potter, based on the life of children’s author Beatrix Potter. Noonan has two further projects including Zebras, a drama set in the final days of apartheid South Africa and The Third Witch, a retelling of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth from the perspective of one of the witches, in development.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Director. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Australia. Chris Noonan celebrates birthday on November 14 of every year.

He co-produced the popular Davida Allen telemovie, Feeling Sexy, in 1999.

You may read full biography about Chris Noonan from Wikipedia.
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