Will Gluck Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Apr, 2018
Facts of Will Gluck
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Will Gluck
Father Peter L. Gluck
Mother Carol Gluck
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York City
Ethnicity White American
Profession director and producer
Working For Annie, Andy Richter Controls the Universe, and Easy A
Famous for Easy A, Friends with Benefits, and Annie
Awards Golden Globe Awards, People's Choice Awards, and Teen Choice Award
Movies Annie, Friends with Benefits, and Easy A
TV Show Grosse Point and Luis
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Will Gluck is an American film director and producer who is widely recognized for writing and directing the movies like Fired Up (2009), Easy A (2010), and Friends with Benefits (2011). Besides, he is also a screenwriter, songwriter, and composer. Gluck’s other prominent work include Annie and Grosse Pointe, and Moonbeam City. His latest movie Peter Rabbit was released in 2018 and starred Domhnall Gleeson and Rose Byrne.

Early Life And Education Of Will Gluck

Will Gluck was born in New York City, New York, United States. He was raised up in his hometown Los Angeles along with his family. He is the son born to American academic and Japanologist Carol Gluck and architect Peter L. Gluck.

Gluck completed his schooling at the United Nations International School. Following his school level, he went on to study at Cornell University. He is American as per nationality and is White American by ethnicity. 

Will Gluck’s Professional Career

Will Gluck started his professional career writing The John Larroquette Show which aired on September 2, 1993, on television network NBC. He later wrote and produced television series, including Grosse Pointe, Luis, and Andy Richter Controls the Universe.

Gluck then became a feature director and his first movie came in 2009, Fired Up. The movie was considered financially unsuccessful as it had a budget of $20 million and made a box office collection above $18 million worldwide.

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Gluck again wrote and produced his next film Easy A, featuring Thomas Haden Church, Patricia Clarkson, Emma Stone, Stanley Tucci, and Lisa Kudrow. The movie got nominations for People's Choice Award, Golden Globe Award, and Critics Choice Award.

Gluck’s another successful movie was Friends with Benefits which was released in 2011. It also won a nomination for People’s Choice Award. His other notable work includes About Last Night, Annie, Peter Rabbit, The Michael J. Fox Show, and Moonbeam City.

Gluck also runs a production company Olive Bridge Entertainment in collaboration with Sony Pictures Entertainment and ABC Television Studios. 

Will Gluck’s Net Worth

Will Gluck has gained a tremendous amount of money from his multiple profession as film director, film producer, screenwriter, and composer. The versatile film director Gluck’s estimated net worth is believed to be more than $1 million, as per various online sources.

Some of Gluck’s successful movies are listed below, 

Movie  Budget  Box Office  IMDb Rating  Cast Members 
Easy A (2010)  $8 million  $75 million  7.1 Emma Stone
Penn Badgley
Amanda Bynes
Friends with Benefits (2011)  $35 million  $150.4 million 6.6 Justin Timberlake
Mila Kunis
Patricia Clarkson
About Last Night (2014) $12.5 million  $49 million  6.1 Kevin Hart
Michael Ealy
Regina Hall
Peter Rabbit (2018)  $50 million  $299.1 million   6.6 Rose Byrne
Domhnall Gleeson
Sam Neill

Will Gluck’s Personal Life

Will Gluck is yet to be married and has no child. He is possibly single in present days and focused on his career. The film director and producer is only active on Twitter with nearly 1000 followers.  

A video where Will Gluck talks about his movie Peter Rabbit.

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