Eli Roth Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, A Ghost Ruined My Life, Movies, Net worth

Eli Roth Biography

Eli Raphael Roth is a film director, producer, writer, and actor. He came to prominence for directing Cabin Fever (2003) and Hostel (2005). The film director is most closely associated with the horror genre. As an actor, he is known for appearing in movies like Death Proof and Inglourious Basterds.

Eli Roth Age and Birthday

Roth is 49 years old as of  2021. He was born on April 18, 1972, in Newton, Massachusetts. He celebrates his birthday on the 18th of April every year.

Eli Roth Height

Roth stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 9 inches.

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Eli Roth Family | Parents

Roth was born to his parents; his father Sheldon Roth and his mother Cora Roth. His father, Sheldon Roth is a psychiatrist and a clinical professor at Harvard Medical School, while his mother Cora is a painter. The film director has two siblings; an older brother named Adam and a younger brother named Gabriel. Roth was raised Jewish. His family was Jewish emigrants from Poland, Russia, Hungary, and Austria.

Eli Roth Wife

Roth was married to Chilean actress Lorenzo Izzo from November 2014 to July 2018. The pair tied the knot on the beach of Chilean town Zapallar. They divorced in July 2018.

Eli Roth Children | Kids

Roth has no Kids as of 2021. He was married from 2014 to 2018 to ex-wife Lorenzo Izzo but the two did not have children.

Eli Roth Presents: A Ghost Ruined My Life

Roth Presents: A Ghost Ruined My Life is a Discovery+ show that will premiere on October 8, 2021. The show will be telling “stories of haunting that have left emotional (and sometimes physical) scars on those unlucky enough to have experienced them.”

Eli Roth Career | Movies and TV Shows

Roth began shooting films when he was 8 years old. He attended Tisch School of the Arts at New York University where he graduated in 1994. By the time Roth graduated from high school, he had made more than 100 short films with his brothers; Adam and Gabriel.  Roth has gone on to produce, write, and act on many films.

Here are the movies and TV shows he has directed/produced:

  • Fin
  • Cabin Fever
  • Hostel
  • Grindhouse
  • The Green Inferno
  • Hostel: Part II
  • Last Exorcism
  • Hemlock Grove
  • Knock Knock
  • Death Wish
  • The House with a Clock in Its Wall

When it comes to acting, Roth has acted in the majority of the films he produced. Below are some of the films and TV Shos he was an actor:

  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Piranha 3D
  • Scream 4

The actor won a Screen Actors Guild award for Inglourious Basterds. He is the executive producer of History of Horror and also its host.

Eli Roth House

Roth bought a home in Hollywood Hills for $2.54 million in 2007 and in October 2020, he listed the home for $3.475 million.

Eli Roth Net worth

Roth has an estimated net worth of $25 million in 2021. He has accumulated his fortune through his career as a film director, producer, writer, and actor.