Victor Salva Net Worth

Published On: 22 Mar, 2016

Victor Salva Net Worth

Victor Ronald Salva is a very famous American director. He had written and directed many popular movies, but he is best known for his movies ‘Powder’ and ‘Jeepers Creepers.’ He is also a convicted sex offender. He started his filming career at the age of 11. Victor has written and directed many movies like 'Clownhouse,' 'The Nature of The Beast,' 'Powder,' 'Jeepers Creepers Series,' 'Darkhouse,' 'Rosewood Lane,' 'Peaceful Warriors' and may more.

Victor’s Long Career:

He started his film career in the year 1986 and is still working as a director. Before graduating from high school, he has written and directed over 20 short movies. He used to work in two jobs during a week to finance his film. He was very interested in sci-fi movies and horror movies. At the age of 18, he was expelled from his family when he confessed about his homosexuality.

His short movie called ‘Something in the Basement’ was a blockbuster. It is a horror movie about a boy who is waiting for his brother to return from war. This movie won many national awards. At the Chicago International Film Festival, the movie also won the bronze plaque. This award made saliva so famous that he was acknowledged by Francis Ford Coppola. He then produced his first theatrical movie called ‘Clownhouse’ in the year 1989.

Salva was pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a boy of 12 years who was in his movie. Due to this, he was sentenced to 15 months in prison. He was also found guilty of forcing a child for pornography. After he had got out of the jail, he did not make the movie for five years. After having a gap of five years, he made a film ‘The Nature of the Beast’ which won the direct-to-video title of the year.

How Much is Salva’s Net Worth?

Having serving in prison and starting the career from nothing and gaining success in not easy. However, Salva’s hard work and talent made it easy. He has earned a net worth if $100 Thousand dollars. He lives a luxurious lifestyle with his family. Due to him getting in the jail he made a small amount than other directors.

Is Salva Married or Single?

Moving to his personal life, the information about his wife, married life, divorce, and girlfriend is hidden from media or anybody. He is a person that tends to keep his personal life in secrecy. As he expressed his homosexuality at the age of 18, he is probably gay. Maybe due to this, he has kept it in a personal circle. He likes terrorizing half-naked males.

Short Bio:

He was born on March 29, 1958, in Martinez, California, United States. He is currently 59 years old. He grew up with his mother and his stepfather who was used to drink and beat Victor. His biological father abandoned Victor along with his mother in a small age. He belongs to white ethnicity and has an American nationality.