Lana Wachowski is an American producer and film director. She is a trans woman. Lana and Lilly both are sisters, and they work together as directing and writing team. She is famous for the direction of the famous movies Bound, The Matrix, and the Netflix series Sense8. Both the sisters work together and make many hits.
Lana Wachowski Biography and Net Worth
|Net Worth $125 M|
|Full Name Lana Wachowski|
|Birth Date June 21, 1965|
|Age 57 years|
|Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, U.S.|
|Profession Producer, Screenwriter, Director|
|Wife Thea Bloom, Karin Winslow|
Lana Wachowski Early Life
Lana Wachowski was born in Chicago. Her mother was a nurse and painter. Her father was a businessman. Her uncle Laurence Luckinbill was an Emmy Award-winning producer and an actor. Lana went to Kellogg Elementary School and for high school, she went to Whitney Young High School. She later went to Bard College in New York. Lana wrote issues of Ectokid for Marvel Comics Razorline and wrote for the series Clive Barker’s Hellraiser and Clive Barker’s Nightbreed.
Lana Wachowski Career
In the 1990s Lana wrote the script for Assassins in 1994 and it was released in 1995. The director Richard Donner re-wrote the scripts and both sisters tried removing their names from the project. Lana started her direction debut in 1996 with a movie named “Bound“. The film was also criticized and loved. In 1999 Lana and Lilly were rosed to fame after the launch of their second film named “The Matrix”. It was a big hit and was the highest-grossing film. After being released on DVD it became the highest-grossing DVD in history. The film was later made into a game and in 2005 the video game “Enter the Matrix” sold almost 5 million copies. Due to the huge success of the movie Lana Wachowski and her sister made two more sequels named “The Matrix Reload” and “The Matrix Revolutions” in the year 2003. After many years Lana Wachowski directed and co-wrote the movie Matrix and made its 4th sequel named “The Matrix Resurrections”.
Lana Wachowski wrote many other hit movies such as “V for Vendetta” based on a novel. After this both the sisters directed “Speed Racer” which was adapted from a Japanese series. In 2012 they directed an epic sci-fi “Cloud Atlas”.
Lana Wachowski and her sister wrote a blockbuster series “Sense8” and in 2019 they co-wrote the series “Work in Progress”.
Lana Wachowski Relationship
Lana Wachowski and Thea Bloom got married in 1993. After the release of the movie “The Matrix“, she started dating Karin Winslow. Lana and bloom got divorced in 2002. In 2009 Lana and Winslow got married. In the 2000s Lana transitioned into a woman as she was a man when she was born.
Lana Wachowski Net worth
Lana Wachowski has a net worth of $125 million estimated in 2022. Her movie “The Matrix” earned $465 million at the global box office and its sequel earned $10 million.
Lana Wachowski Body Features
|Height 5 ft 7 inch|
|Dress Size 6 US|
|Weight 78 kg|
|Eye Color Brown|
|Hair Color Pink and Purple|