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Justin Hurwitz Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Justin Hurwitz was born on 22nd January 2985 in Los Angeles Country, California, the USA. His birth name is Justin Gabriel Hurwitz. His father name Ken Hurwitz and mother name is Gail Hurwitz. His father is a writer and his mother is a professional ballet dancer and later registered nurse. Likewise, he attended Nicolet High School after his family moved to Wisconsin in 1998. Then, he joined Harvard University, where he has roommate director Damien Chazelle. He was a member of the Harvard Lampoon and was an original member of the indie-pop band Chester French with Chazelle. Justin holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He has 5 feet 10 inches height and has his weight is still under review. He has black hair colour and has light brown eye colour. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Justin Hurwitz Career
Justin Hurwitz began his career along with his University roommate Chazelle, they collaborated on a student film “Guy and Madeline on a Park Beach” and it was released in 2009. After college, they moved to L.A where Hurwitz wrote comedy for the sitcom ‘The League’ and one episode of “The Simpsons”. They also became successful on “Guy and Madeline” and they were able to obtain financing for their next collaboration, “Whiplash”, in which Hurwitz has done scoring and written and directed by Chazelle in 2014. That movie became successful in collecting three Oscars.
He scored La La Land in 2016, where he became so famous that he collected to Oscars for Best Original Score and Best Original Song and his friend, Chazelle, won Oscar for Best Director for the same movie.
Additionally, he has been awarded Best Original Song and Best Original Score for the move “La La Land”; in 2017, BAFTA Awards for Best Film Music in 2017 for the movie “La La Land”, Golden Globe Awards in the category of Best Original Score for “La La Land” in 2017 and Best Original Score for the movie “First Man” in 2019. He has also won Grammy Awards in the category of Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media for the movie “La La Land” in 2018 and many more.
Justin Hurwitz Relationship
The 30 years old, Justin Hurwitz doesn’t open his personal information and relationship in the media, which indicates his secretive nature. He might be single till now or even if he is dating someone, he has not revealed any information about his love interest. We can say that he is currently focusing on his career and he is enjoying his single life.
Justin Hurwitz Net Worth and Online Presence
The American film composer and a television writer, Justin Hurwitz has earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of around $1 million USD. Justin is not active in social media that much. He does not use Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.