Screenwriter

Michael Dougherty

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Age 49
Birthday October 281974
Birth Sign Scorpio
City Columbus
Country OH
Profession Screenwriter

Michael Dougherty is a famous Screenwriter, born on October 28, 1974 in United States. As of December 2022, Michael Dougherty’s net worth is $5 Million. He made his feature film directorial debut with 2007’s Trick ‘r Treat.

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Michael Dougherty Biography

Screenwriter most remembered for co-writing superhero thrillers like Superman Returns and X2. Michael Dougherty (born October 28, 1974) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and comic book creator. He is best known for his work with Dan Harris on the scripts for Bryan Singer’s films X2 (2003) and Superman Returns (2006), as well as writing and directing the cult horror film Trick ‘r Treat (2007). He also directed, co-wrote, and produced the Christmas horror-comedy Krampus (2015), and co-wrote and directed Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)..

His mother was Vietnamese.

Dougherty was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. He attended the Tisch School of Arts at New York University in the Maurice Kanbar Institute of Film and Television, which is where he produced Season’s Greetings (1996). He is of Vietnamese descent on his mother’s side.

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Bryan Singer, Dougherty and Dan Harris provided the plots to four comic book prequels to Superman Returns. The four forty-page comic book prequels were published by DC Comics throughout the month of June 2006 and bridged the gap between the second Superman film and Superman Returns.

Michael Dougherty Net Worth

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

Net Worth $5 Million
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He attended the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU prior to getting his start in the film industry.

Bryan Singer, Dougherty and Dan Harris provided the plots to four comic book prequels to Superman Returns. The four forty-page comic book prequels were published by DC Comics throughout the month of June 2006 and bridged the gap between the second Superman film and Superman Returns.

His directorial debut, Trick ‘r Treat, is based on his own script, and was produced by Bryan Singer. It played at several film festivals, before being released on DVD on October 6, 2009 in the US and Canada. In December 2014, he began work on his horror film Krampus, which was released in December 2015, and co-wrote the script for X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), with Singer, Dan Harris and Simon Kinberg, with Singer once again as director. Dougherty directed the science fiction sequel Godzilla: King of the Monsters, for which he wrote the script with Zach Shields, from a story by himself, Shields, and Max Borenstein. The film was released in 2019, to mixed reviews and grossed $386 million worldwide. In April 2020, HBO was announced to be developing a Hellraiser television series that would serve as “an elevated continuation and expansion” of its mythology with Mark Verheiden and Dougherty writing the series and David Gordon Green directing several episodes, the three will also be executive producing the series with Danny McBride, Jody Hill, Brandon James and Roy Lee of Vertigo Entertainment.

In 2015, with Todd Casey, Zach Shields and Marc Andeyko, Michael Dougherty co wrote and created a comic book tie in to Trick ‘r Treat, titled ‘Trick ‘r Treat: Days of the Dead’. It features four new short stories, spanning centuries, depicting a variety of characters and cultures, going back to the holiday’s roots in ancient Ireland.

Who is Michael Dougherty dating?

According to our records, Michael Dougherty is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of May 2022, Michael Dougherty’s is not dating anyone.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Screenwriter. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Michael Dougherty celebrates birthday on October 28 of every year.

Where does Michael Dougherty live?

Dougherty currently lives in Gahanna, Ohio, with his wife Michelle and their three children, Thomas, Benedict, and Cecilia.

Who is Michael doherty?

Doherty (born May 24, 1963) is an American Republican Party politician who serves in the New Jersey Senate representing the 23rd Legislative District. He was sworn into the State Senate on November 23, 2009, having won the seat held by Marcia A.

What does Dougherty mean?

Doherty is an Irish and Scottish Patronymic name from the Gaelic O’Dochartaigh , meaning ‘descendant of Dochartach’, whose name meant Unlucky or Hurtful. Variants are O’Doherty, O’Dougherty, Dougharty, Doghartie, Dogerty, Daugherty, Doggart, Dockert , and Docharty , among others.

Will There Be a Trick r Treat 2?

Back in 2013, eight years ago now, Legendary formally announced that Trick ‘r Treat 2 was in the works but haven’t offered an update on it since. They have continued to work with Dougherty though, producing his other two feature films as director, 2015’s Krampus and 2019’s Godzilla: King of the Monsters.

Does Jack Doherty have a brother?

His brother, Michael Doherty has been critical and supportive of him. He has taken part in various of Jack’s videos but has also been critical about some of the things he does.

You may read full biography about Michael Dougherty from Wikipedia.
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