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Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel was born on 19 February 1963, in Paddington, London England to Nigerian and Brazillian parents. He is a singer who is known by his stage name ‘Seal’, and has been prominent in the field of music since 1990. A four times Grammy winner, Seal is noted for hit singles like “Killer”, “Crazy” and “Kiss from a Rose” among others. On a more recent note, Seal has appeared on television as a judge for the singing reality show “The Voice Australia”.

A singing sensation of the ’90s with a solid singing career until today, how rich is Seal? Seal has a current net worth estimated at $30 million, which he has obviously amassed from his high-selling albums and hit singles. For this amount of money in his pocket, Seal is having the best of life, as he lives in two of his most beautiful houses in Los Angeles, each of which cost him more than $6 million. Apart from houses, he also likes to flaunt his wealth with a cool collection of luxury cars in his garage, which include a Bentley Azure, Audi R8, Ferrari 360 Spider and several more.

Seal Net Worth $30 Million

Seal was raised by his foster parents in the City of Westminster. Graduating with a diploma in architecture, Seal worked as an architect before he shifted his interest as well as career choice towards singing. Seal started as part of many bands and sang extensively, but his actual breakthrough in the music field came when he sang the song “Killer” after meeting with producer Adamski. As “Killer” went on to be a great hit in the market, Seal found fame and popularity and then went on to make a grand career in music.

Seal debuted with the album “Seal” in 1991, which spawned the international hit singles “Crazy” and “Future Love Paradise”. This album not only helped increase his fans and followers, as well as his net worth, but also garnered him a lot of awards including three Brit Awards in 1992. He went on to have hit after hit and has released a total of eight studio albums till now. Seal’s many chart- topping singles have earned him four Grammy Awards as well as an MTV Video Award. Seal has also been rewarded with an Ivor Novello Award from the British Academy for his contribution as a writer to the songs “Crazy” and “Killer”.

Talking about his personal life, Seal was married to the supermodel Heidi Klum from 2005 and shared four children, including Heidi’s son from previous affair, but filed for divorce in 2012. As of now, Seal remains a divorcee but this has not stopped him from being a great father. Seal may have had some drawbacks in his marriage, but he still enjoys the fame and celebrity status he has earned from his professional life. With new albums and occasional tours, he is keeping his stardom alive and at the same time adding a lot to his net worth.

Quick Facts

Birth date: February 19, 1963
Birth place: Paddington, London, United Kingdom
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.92 m)
Profession:Musician, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Composer
Nationality:United Kingdom
Spouse:Heidi Klum (m. 2005–2014)
Children:Helene Boshoven Samuel, Lou Sulola Samuel
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Mona Vale, New South Wales, Australia [February 2009]
2He was awarded the A.M. (Member of the Order of Australia) in the 2002 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to the arts as an Australian and internationally acclaimed cinematographer.


Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016AFCA AwardAustralian Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016AACTA AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016FCCA AwardFilm Critics Circle of Australia AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016GFCA AwardGeorgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)Best CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016Artisan AwardSanta Barbara International Film FestivalMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016Seattle Film Critics AwardSeattle Film Critics AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015BFCC AwardBlack Film Critics Circle AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015BOFCA AwardBoston Online Film Critics AssociationBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015FFCC AwardFlorida Film Critics Circle AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015LAFCA AwardLos Angeles Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015NYFCO AwardNew York Film Critics, OnlineBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015OFCS AwardOnline Film Critics Society AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015SFFCC AwardSan Francisco Film Critics CircleBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015SEFCA AwardSoutheastern Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015UFCA AwardUtah Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2011International AwardAmerican Society of Cinematographers, USA
2011Lifetime Achievement AwardCamerimage
1997OscarAcademy Awards, USABest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1997BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1997ASC AwardAmerican Society of Cinematographers, USAOutstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical ReleasesThe English Patient (1996)
1997ACS Hall of FameAustralian Cinematographers Society
1997Chauvel AwardBrisbane International Film Festival
1997CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1997DFWFCA AwardDallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1997European Film AwardEuropean Film AwardsEuropean Cinematographer of the YearThe English Patient (1996)
1997FFCC AwardFlorida Film Critics Circle AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1997Excellence in Cinematography AwardHawaii International Film Festival
1997OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1997Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1996BSFC AwardBoston Society of Film Critics AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1996LAFCA AwardLos Angeles Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)
1985Cinematographer of the YearAustralian Cinematographers SocietyWitness (1985)
1983Cinematographer of the YearAustralian Cinematographers SocietyGoodbye Paradise (1983)
1983AFI AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest Achievement in CinematographyCareful, He Might Hear You (1983)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Achievement in CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016EDA AwardAlliance of Women Film JournalistsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016ASC AwardAmerican Society of Cinematographers, USAOutstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical ReleasesMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016Best Cinematography AwardBritish Society of CinematographersBest Cinematography in a Feature FilmMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016Critics Choice AwardBroadcast Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsCinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016HFCS AwardHouston Film Critics Society AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016ICS AwardInternational Cinephile Society AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016ALFS AwardLondon Critics Circle Film AwardsTechnical Achievement of the YearMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015Austin Film Critics AwardAustin Film Critics AssociationBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015Golden FrogCamerimageMain CompetitionMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015PFCS AwardPhoenix Film Critics Society AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015SDFCS AwardSan Diego Film Critics Society AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015SLFCA AwardSt. Louis Film Critics Association, USBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015WAFCA AwardWashington DC Area Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2004OscarAcademy Awards, USABest CinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2004BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2004ASC AwardAmerican Society of Cinematographers, USAOutstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical ReleasesCold Mountain (2003)
2004COFCA AwardCentral Ohio Film Critics AssociationBest CinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2004CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2004Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsCinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2004PFCS AwardPhoenix Film Critics Society AwardsBest CinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2003ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest CinematographyCold Mountain (2003)
2003Best Cinematography AwardBritish Society of CinematographersCold Mountain (2003)
2001ASC AwardAmerican Society of Cinematographers, USAOutstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical ReleasesThe Perfect Storm (2000)
2000BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyThe Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
2000CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsBest CinematographyThe Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
2000Sierra AwardLas Vegas Film Critics Society AwardsBest CinematographyThe Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
2000OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest CinematographyThe Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
2000Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest CinematographyThe Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
1996Best Cinematography AwardBritish Society of CinematographersThe English Patient (1996)
1990BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyGorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey (1988)· Alan Root
1989OscarAcademy Awards, USABest CinematographyRain Man (1988)
1989ASC AwardAmerican Society of Cinematographers, USAOutstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical ReleasesRain Man (1988)
1989Best Cinematography AwardBritish Society of CinematographersDead Poets Society (1989)
1986OscarAcademy Awards, USABest CinematographyWitness (1985)
1986BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest CinematographyWitness (1985)
1985Best Cinematography AwardBritish Society of CinematographersWitness (1985)
1984AFI AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest Achievement in CinematographySilver City (1984)
1981AFI AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest Achievement in CinematographyThe Survivor (1981)

2nd Place Awards

2nd place awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016COFCA AwardCentral Ohio Film Critics AssociationBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2016OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
2015ICP AwardIndiewire Critics' PollBest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
1999BSFC AwardBoston Society of Film Critics AwardsBest CinematographyThe Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
1996ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)

3rd Place Awards

3rd place awards

3rd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016NSFC AwardNational Society of Film Critics Awards, USABest CinematographyMad Max: Fury Road (2015)
1997NSFC AwardNational Society of Film Critics Awards, USABest CinematographyThe English Patient (1996)


Filmography

Cinematographer

Cinematographer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tourist2010director of photography
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time2010director of photography
Poseidon2006
Spanglish2004
Cold Mountain2003director of photography
Dreamcatcher2003director of photography
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone2001
The Perfect Storm2000director of photography
The Talented Mr. Ripley1999director of photography
At First Sight1999
Static1998Short
City of Angels1998director of photography
Ghosts of Mississippi1996director of photography
The English Patient1996director of photography
The American President1995director of photography
Beyond Rangoon1995
The Paper1994
The Firm1993
Lorenzo's Oil1992
The Doctor1991
Dead Poets Society1989director of photography
Rain Man1988director of photography
Gorillas in the Mist1988
Stakeout1987director of photography
The Mosquito Coast1986
Children of a Lesser God1986director of photography
The Hitcher1986director of photography
The Empty Beach1985
Witness1985director of photography
Winners1985TV Series 1 episode
Silver City1984
BMX Bandits1983
Careful, He Might Hear You1983
Goodbye Paradise1983
Fighting Back1982/II
Ginger Meggs1982
Doctors & Nurses1981
The Survivor1981director of photography
Fatty Finn1980
New South Wales Images1979TV Movie documentary
Deathcheaters1976director of photography
Mad Max: Fury Road2015director of photography

Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Rum Diary2011director of photography: additional photography - uncredited
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time2010camera operator: "a" camera, main unit - uncredited
The Talented Mr. Ripley1999camera operator: "a" camera
The English Patient1996camera operator
Beyond Rangoon1995camera operator
The Mosquito Coast1986camera operator: first camera crew
The Year of Living Dangerously1982photographer: second unit
Gallipoli1981camera operator
The Earthling1980camera operator
Dawn!1979camera operator
The Odd Angry Shot1979camera operator
Blue Fin1978camera operator
Money Movers1978camera operator
Weekend of Shadows1978camera operator
The Irishman1978camera operator
The Last Wave1977camera operator
Harness Fever1977TV Movie camera operator
Break of Day1976camera operator
Mad Dog Morgan1976camera operator
Caddie1976camera operator
Armchair Cinema1975TV Series camera operator - 1 episode
Picnic at Hanging Rock1975camera operator - uncredited
Dragon Flies1975assistant camera
The Sex Therapist1973camera operator
Boney1973TV Series camera operator - 1 episode
Nickel Queen1971camera operator
Wandjina!1966-1967TV Series camera operator - 7 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Till There Was You1991

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Water Horse2007special thanks
Poseidon: A Ship on a Soundstage2006Video short special thanks
The Hitcher: 'How Do These Movies Get Made?'2003Video documentary short special thanks
HBO First Look2000TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode
Visions of Light1992Documentary special thanks: AFI

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 88th Annual Academy Awards2016TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Cinematography
Australians Hit Hollywood2009DocumentaryHimself
Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!2008DocumentaryHimself
Shipmate's Diary2006Video documentary shortHimself
Poseidon: A Ship on a Soundstage2006Video shortHimself
Cinematographer Style2006DocumentaryHimself
On Location with 'The Irishman'2006VideoHimself
Entrenched: The Making of 'Gallipoli'2005Video documentaryHimself
Between Two Worlds: The Making of 'Witness'2005Video documentaryHimself
Climbing 'Cold Mountain'2004Video documentaryHimself
The Hitcher: 'How Do These Movies Get Made?'2003Video documentary shortHimself
Caddie on Location2002VideoHimself
HBO First Look2000TV Series documentaryHimself - Director of Photography
Making Angels1998Video documentary shortHimself - Director of Photography
The 69th Annual Academy Awards1997TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Best Cinematography
John Seale and Peter Weir on 'Dead Poet's Society'1989VideoHimself - Interviewee

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 76th Annual Academy Awards2004TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Cinematography

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