Wachowski Brothers are popular American film and television directors who comprise of Lilly and Lana Wachowski. They are siblings and are trans women. They are also known as “The Wachowskis”. They are best known for the ‘The Matrix’ movie series. Apart from films & television, they have also work for comic books and video games. They have been conferred with many awards and have also directed a music video. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Wachowski Brothers in 2019.
Lana (previously known as Lawrence) and Lilly (previously known as Andrew Paul) are siblings. They have been active in their career since 1994. They both dropped out of their college to have a career in the film industry. In 1994, they served as the writer for ‘Assassin’. This was followed by becoming the writers, executive producers, and directors of ‘Bound’. Later, they came up with their highly successful film ‘The Matrix’. They soon emerged as leading filmmakers and came up with ‘The Matrix Reloaded’ and ‘The Matrix Revolutions’. They have also served as the producers and directors of ‘V for Vendetta’.
As highly successful filmmakers, the Wachowskis are known for their contribution in the films ‘The Invasion’, ‘Ninja Assassin’, ‘Jupiter Ascending’, ‘Speed Racer’, ‘Cloud Atlas’, and ‘Google Me, Love’. They will be next directing the film ‘Cobalt Neutral 9’. Apart from this, they have also served as the creators of the television show ‘Sense8’ from 2015 till 2018. They have been the directors of the video games ‘Enter the Matrix’, ‘The Matrix Online’, and ‘The Matrix: Path of Neo’. They are the writers of the comic book ‘Clive Barker’ series. In addition to this, the Wachowskis have served as the publishers of the comic books ‘The Matrix Comics’, ‘Shaolin Cowboy’, and ‘Doc Frankenstein’.
The Wachowski Brothers or just the Wachowskis have been conferred with many awards for their contribution to the entertainment industry. They have won several awards like the Saturn Awards, Mainichi Film Concours, Outfest Awards, Stockholm Film Festival Award, and Fantasporto Award. Apart from winning the awards, the siblings have also received several nominations for various awards like Nebula Awards, German Film Awards, Online Film Critics Society Awards, Hugo Awards, and Deauville American Film Festival Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
The Wachowskis have been very successful in their career. They have contributed to many films, television show, comic books, and music videos in their career. Their principal earnings come from the box office collection of their films. They have been successful enough to make a net worth of over $280 million. This is the combined net worth of the siblings which is $150 million for each of them. In 2015, their films grossed over $183 million at the box office.
The Wachowski Brothers are very successful filmmakers who continue to be active in their professions. They are very talented and have also worked as directors and writers. They have given many hits to the world particularly in the ‘Matrix’ film series. They have also made many unrealized projects.