Victor Salva Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Jan, 2020
Facts of Victor Salva
Date of Birth: 1958 , March-29
Age: 63 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Victor Salva
Birth Name Victor Ronald Salva
Nick Name Salva
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Martinez, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Film director
Working For Movies
Net Worth $ 3 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Brown Dark
Hair Color Brown Dark
Weight in KG N/A
Affair with N/A
Married N/A
Education N/A
Awards Audience Award
Movies Jeepers Creepers 3
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American filmmaker, Victor Ronald Salva is best known for directing the films Powder and Jeepers Creepers. His ongoing career in filmmaking became controversial after his conviction in 1988 for charges relating to his abuse of a 12-year-old male actor who was starring in one of his films, Clownhouse, videotaping himself in the act of doing so, and possessing commercial videotapes and magazines containing inappropriate videos of children.

Early Life And Education Of Victor Salva

Victor Salva was born with his birth name as Victor Ronald Salva who was born on March 29, 1958, in Martinez, California of the United States. Victor professionally belongs as a director within the American films and along with this, he is also a convicted offender by his professional belonging.

Mostly he got recognition from his amazing work in Jeepers Creepers as well as in Power. Professionally his career started from the year 1986 and within today’s context of time, he is able to obtain a successful position within the industry.

After his biological father left the family he was brought up by a stepfather who often whose to get drunk and disturb the family mostly by physical abuse. Salva, therefore, spent his childhood times within East Bay town along with his grandparents.

Victor Salva's Career

Salva was interested in working in films from the early stage of time. Before getting graduated from his high school time itself he worked for around 20 short and feature films during the very time. Due to his filmmaking hobby, his finance also helped and supported him a lot.

Salva most adorable movie is Creature from the Black Lagoon which states him to be the best work ever undertaken. Similarly, his work combination within Clownhouse of the year 1989 is also counted to be the amazing work ever undertaken where he directed and early wrote it. Salva also worked as a telemarketer and obtained good finance stability within it.

Salva trademark in his professional work is his work in Ray Wise. Victor is assumed to be a married man but due to his less information available on personal life made to get absence the details about his affair and dating.

Victor Salva's Net Worth And Salary

Victor Salva's net worth is $100 thousand at present. His salary and net worth are higher crossing years by years. His net worth was $3 million USD in the past. He is expecting double of the amount within the end of this year.

has written and/or directed the films Clownhouse, The Nature of the Beast, Powder, Rites of Passage, Jeepers Creepers, Jeepers Creepers II, Peaceful Warrior, Rosewood Lane, and Dark House.

He won the Audience Award at the 1996 Gerardmer Film Festival for Powder and the Santa Monica Film Festival Moxie! Award for Best Feature for Rites of Passage in 2000.

Victor Salva's Personal Life

Salva is now busy in his career and winning many awards in his life, therefore, he is privatizing his personal time. Salva loves playing guitar and he is addicted to golf. During his free of schedule, he loves traveling to adventurous places and he is a nature lover.

His pet dog name is Peddy. He is also planning to establish his own family restaurant very soon. Salva has less interaction among the media and fans where he is claiming he will surely open up him in near future.

He has also convicted for his abuse among the 12 years old boy during the year 1998 in the movie Clownhouse was where he faced many questioning and his child X-rated video was also exclusive visible in the home held him to face much of rumors and controversy in his career.