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Paul Haggis

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Date of Birth March 10, 1953
Age 69 years, 3 months, 4 days
Place of Birth London
Country Canada
Profession Screenwriter
Horoscope Pisces

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Paul Haggis net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Paul Haggis? Who is Paul Haggis dating now & how much money does Paul Haggis have?

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SpouseDeborah Rennard , Diane Christine Gettas
Children(s)Lauren Kilvington, James Haggis, Katy Elizabeth, Alissa Sullivan

Paul Haggis Biography

Paul Haggis is a famous Screenwriter, who was born on March 10, 1953 in Canada. Director, screenwriter, and producer who won the Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay and Best Picture for the 2004 film Crash. He also won an Academy Award for Best Picture for producing the 2004 drama Million Dollar Baby, a film he also wrote. According to Astrologers, Paul Haggis's zodiac sign is Pisces.

Paul Edward Haggis (born March 10, 1953) is a Canadian screenwriter, film producer, and director of film and television. He is best known as screenwriter and producer for consecutive Best Picture Oscar winners: Million Dollar Baby (2004) and Crash (2005), the latter of which he also directed. Haggis also co-wrote the war film Flags of Our Fathers (2006) and the James Bond films Casino Royale (2006) and Quantum of Solace (2008). He is the creator of the television series Due South (1994–1999) and co-creator of Walker, Texas Ranger (1993–2001), among others. Haggis is a two-time Academy Award winner, two-time Emmy Award winner, and seven-time Gemini Award winner. He also assisted in the making of the “We Are the World 25 For Haiti” music video.

He married Deborah Rennard in 1997, and he has four kids named Alissa, Katy, Lauren and James. He was an avid member of Scientology until their comments on Prop 8 caused him to leave in 2009.

Haggis attended St. Thomas More Elementary School, and after being inspired by Alfred Hitchcock and Jean-Luc Godard, proceeded to study art at H. B. Beal Secondary School. After viewing Michelangelo Antonioni’s 1966 film Blowup, he traveled to England with the intent of becoming a fashion photographer. Haggis later returned to Canada to pursue studies in cinematography at Fanshawe College. In 1975, Haggis moved to Los Angeles, California, to begin a career in writing in the entertainment industry.

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Haggis began to work as a writer for television programs, including The Love Boat, One Day at a Time, Diff’rent Strokes, and The Facts of Life. With The Facts of Life, Haggis also gained his first credit as producer. During the 1980s and 1990s, Haggis wrote for television series including thirtysomething, The Tracey Ullman Show, FM, Due South, L.A. Law, and EZ Streets. He helped to create the television series Walker, Texas Ranger; Family Law; and Due South. Haggis served as executive producer of the series Michael Hayes and Family Law.

Paul Haggis Net Worth

Paul Haggis is one of the richest Screenwriter & listed on most popular Screenwriter. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Paul Haggis net worth is approximately $60 Million.

Paul Haggis Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$60 Million
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Source of IncomeScreenwriter
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HouseLiving in own house.

He initially wanted to become a fashion photographer after viewing the 1966 film Blowup.

Haggis began to work as a writer for television programs, including The Love Boat, One Day at a Time, Diff’rent Strokes, and The Facts of Life. With The Facts of Life, Haggis also gained his first credit as producer. During the 1980s and 1990s, Haggis wrote for television series including thirtysomething, The Tracey Ullman Show, FM, Due South, L.A. Law, and EZ Streets. He helped to create the television series Walker, Texas Ranger; Family Law; and Due South. Haggis served as executive producer of the series Michael Hayes and Family Law.

After Million Dollar Baby, Haggis worked on the 2004 film Crash. Haggis came up with the story for the film on his own, and then wrote and directed the film, which allowed him greater control over his work. Crash was his first experience as director of a major feature film. Highly positive upon release, critical reception of Crash has since polarized, although Roger Ebert called it the best film of 2005.

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He co-wrote the script for the 2006 James Bond film Casino Royale.

He gained recognition in the film industry for his work on the 2004 film Million Dollar Baby, which Allmovie described as a “serious milestone” for the writer/producer, and as “his first high-profile foray into feature film”. Haggis had read two stories written by Jerry Boyd, a boxing trainer who wrote under the name of F.X. Toole.

Who is Paul Haggis dating?

According to our records, Paul Haggis married to Deborah Rennard , Diane Christine Gettas. As of December 2021, Paul Haggis’s is not dating anyone.

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Haggis remains embroiled in a civil lawsuit related to an alleged sexual assault in New York City in 2013.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Screenwriter. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Canada. Paul Haggis celebrates birthday on March 10 of every year.

In an interview with Movieline, Haggis was asked about similarities between his film The Next Three Days and his departure from the Scientology organization; Haggis responded, “I think one’s life always parallels art and art parallels life.” In February 2011, The New Yorker published a 25,000-word story, “The Apostate”, by Lawrence Wright, detailing Haggis’s allegations about the Church of Scientology. The article ended by quoting Haggis: “I was in a cult for thirty-four years. Everyone else could see it. I don’t know why I couldn’t.” Haggis was interviewed as part of a group of ex-Scientologists for the 2015 movie Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief.

On January 5, 2018, Haggis was accused of sexual misconduct including multiple rapes. He is facing a civil lawsuit over these allegations. Haggis has denied the allegations, claiming one of the accusers attempted to extort him for $9 million. In July 2019, Haggis was ordered to provide a DNA sample as part of legal proceedings. According to published reports, Haggis and his legal team have worked to block the testimony of additional alleged victims, as the initial civil case heads to trial. After the initial accusation, three additional women came forward with various accusations of sexual assault and misconduct.

In December of 2019, Haggis lost an appeal before the First Judicial Department Appellate Division in New York, which found that rape amounts to a gender-based hate crime.

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