Coen Brothers net worth: Coen Brothers are a team of two comedic screenwriters that have a net worth of $100 million dollars. Joel Coen (created November 29, 1954) and Ethan Coen (created September 21, 1957) in St. Louis Park, Minneapolis, Minnesota, are possibly best known as film directors, screenwriters, producers of such hits as Raising Arizona, Fargo, The Big Lebowski, O Brother, Where Art Thou? and No Country for Old Men. The Coen Brothers began their attempt at moviemaking as children. Their first camera was a Vivitar Super 8, which Joel purchased using money he saved from mowing yards. In 1984, the brothers wrote and directed Blood Simple, their first movie together. The film received much praise and won awards at both Sundance and Independent Spirit awards. In 1987, the film Raising Arizona set the brothers to the map with this story of an unlikely married couple (ex-convict H.I. played by Nicolas Cage and police officer Ed played by Holly Hunter) who long for a baby but are not able to conceive. The Coen Brothers regularly cast certain performers in their films; most frequently Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi, John Goodman, Jon Polito and John Turturro. Twelve nominations were combined nominations, but each received individual nominations for the movie Fargo. Joel married actress Frances McDormand (who starred in Fargo) in 1984 and they adopted a son from Paraguay named Pedro. Ethan married film editor Tricia Cooke and they’d daughter Dusty and son Buster.
They are mostly called Coen brothers and they’re on of the best, most popular & most influential filmmakers of the last few decades.
The Coen brothers were always famous for their unorthodox and unique type of directing and script writing that was eventually vital for their success. Joel and Ethan began directing few little-budget films in the 1980s like Blood Simple and Miller’s Crossing, until they were discovered by many Hollywood executives.
After that they began shooting various successful and influential movies like Raising Arizona, Hudsucker Proxy and one of their masterpieces called Fargo. In 2000 they made one of the very most successful comedies of time called Big Lebowski which received an instant cult status amongst many film lovers.
Coen Brothers are still making tremendously successful movies like No Country For Old Men in 2007 and True Grit in 2011.