Dana Brunetti was born on the 11th June 1973, in Covington, Virginia USA, and is a filmmaker and executive producer, twice nominated for Oscars for his work producing “Captain Philips” (2013) and “The Social Network” (2010). In addition, he is the president of Trigger Street Productions, a company founded with actor Kevin Spacey. Dana has been active in the entertainment industry since 1997.
How much is the net worth of Dana Brunetti? It has been reported by authoritative sources that the outright size of his wealth is as much as $10 million, as of the data presented in early 2017. Film production is the major source of Brunetti’s modest fortune.
Dana Brunetti Net Worth $10 Million
To begin with, Brunetti was raised in the state of Virginia, where he attended Alleghany High School, and then studied film at New York University.
He initially served in the US Coast Guard USA, and then concerning the professional career of Dana Brunetti, he is the current president of the production company Trigger Space Productions founded with Kevin Spacey in 1997. He has produced several films in which Kavin Spacey plays, including “Beyond the Sea” (2004), “21” (2008) and “Casino Jack (2010)”. Since 2013, he has been producing the Netflix series “House of Cards” (2013 – present), which brought him two nominations for Emmy Awards. It should also be said that he produced the film “The Social Network” (2010) directed by David Fincher, which focuses on the history of the social network of Facebook – the screenplay was written by Aaron Sorkin and based on the book “Billionaire by accident: The Founding of Facebook – a Story about Sex, Money, Friendship and Fraud” by Ben Mezrich. “The Social Network” dominated the American film award season and was, among others, awarded by the National Board of Review, Boston Society of Film Critics, Los Angeles Film Critics Association, National Society of Film Critics, Broadcast Film Critics Association and the New York Film Critics Circle. At the 68th Golden Globe Awards, the film won four awards, and more awards followed at the Oscars in the categories of the Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Score and Best Editing, with other nominations being in the categories of the Best Film and Best Director. In 2016, “The Social Network” ranked 27th among the 100 most important films of the 21st century in a BBC survey. Dana’s net worth benefited considerably!
Another important work was the production of the film “Captain Philips” (2013) by Paul GreenGrass; the film deals with the pirate attack on the Maersk Alabama, and was praised for Dana’s direction, screenplay, production values, photography and, most significantly, for the performances of Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi. Brunetti received the 2nd nomination for Oscar. Recently, Dana Brunetti produced the film adaptation “50 Shades of Grey” by Sam Taylor-Johnson, which grossed $571 million in the box office.
Finally, in the personal life of Dana Brunetti, after a one-year relationship with Kristin Chenoweth, Brunetti is currently in a relationship with Katie Cassidy. He has one child.