Mike Clattenburg was born in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia Canada, and is a film director, producer and writer best known to the world as director of such films as “Trailer Park Boys” (1999), and TV series “Black Jesus” (2014-2015). His career started in 1990.
Have you ever wondered how rich Mike Clattenburg is, as of mid- 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Clattenburg’s net worth is as high as $12 million, an amount earned through his successful career in the entertainment industry.
Mike Clattenburg Net Worth $12 Million
Little is known about Mike’s growing-up and educational years. After high school, Mike started playing drums and soon became a part of the rock band The Spawning Grunions, which was similar to The Police, but was far less successful.
After leaving the group, Mike became infatuated with film and soon became host and producer of “That Damn Cable Show” (1990-1993), aired on Halifax Cable 10. The show very soon became extremely popular, which launched Clattenburg further into the entertainment industry. In the mid- and late- ‘90s he directed three short films – “The Cart Boy” (1995), “Liquor Store” (1996), and “One Last Shot” (1998), before creating the full length feature film “Trailer Park Boys” in 1999, which gained him national stardom. He then made the TV series “Trailer Park Boys”, which lasted from 2001 until 2007, and in between directed two films “The Trailer Park Boys Christmas Special” (2004), “Trailer Park Boys: The Movie” (2006), while after the series ended, Mike created two more films “Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day” in 2009, and “Trailer Park Boys: Don’t Legalize It” (2014), the success of all of these projects significantly increased his net worth.
Apart from the “Trail Park Boys” franchise, Mike has had success with several other creations, including being the director of the comedy show “This Hour Has 22 Minutes” (2004), while in 2012 he directed the comedy “Moving Day”. In 2014 he and Aaron McGruder co-created the Adult Swim series “Black Jesus”, (2014-2015), starring Gerald ‘Slink’ Johnson, Charlie Murphy and John Witherspoon; the show received positive critiques, and popular acclaim which further increased his wealth.
Most recently, Mike has been writing, directing and producing the TV comedy series “Crawford”, which is scheduled to be released in 2018.
Regarding his personal life, Mike was married to Stephanie from 2009 until 2015, when the two divorced. There are no details whether the couple has children or not.