Jim Threapleton Biography

Updated On Aug 06, 2019 Published On Aug 06, 2019
Facts of Jim Threapleton
Date of Birth: 1973
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Jim Threapleton
Birth Name Jim Threapleton
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Wharfedale, North Yorkshire, England
Ethnicity White
Profession Director
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color Fair
Married to Kate Winslet, Julie Vuorinen
Children 2
Divorce Once Divorced
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Jim Threapleton is an English film director best known for his works as an assistant director on various films such as Hideous Kinky.

He is well known for being the ex-husband of renowned English actress Kate Winslet. He has also worked as an assistant director in the drama film Extraordinary Rendition.

Early Life, Family & Education

Jim Threapleton was born as James Edward Threapleton in 1973 in Wharfedale, North Yorkshire, England. His father was a pilot who served for the RAF (Royal Air Force).

He was raised by his parents along with his brother, Robin Threapleton. He is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Jim was interested in acting since his childhood. As for his education, he has attended the University of Arts in London.

Film Career

Jim Threapleton is known for his work in many documentaries. He has worked as an assistant director in dozens of hit series and movies.

He made his directorial debut with the thriller drama film, Extraordinary Rendition, in 2007. Omar Berdouni, Andy Serkis and Ania Sowinski were among the lead actor in the movie.

He had previously directed an episode of Dark Realm in 2001. He has since worked in many film and television projects as an assistant director.

Salary & Net Worth

Being a successful film director, Jim Threapleton earns a decent amount of money. His net worth is unknown but looking at Jim's success, we can assure that the total fortune of the director must be in millions.

His exact salary has not been disclosed but according to the CW Jobs website, the average annual salary of a director in the United Kingdom is between £42,500 and £72,500.

You may not know that his ex-wife Kate Winslet has a whooping net worth of $45 million.

Personal Life: Marriage & Divorce With Wife Kate Winslet

As we mentioned earlier, the film director was previously married to popular English actress Kate Winslet.

The couple first met and started dating on the set of an Indie drama film, Hideous Kinky, in 1998. Kate was a star cast while Jim was the director of the film.

They enjoyed a romantic relationship for several months and then tied the knot in November 1998. Two years later, they welcomed their first child, daughter Mia Honey Threapleton.

The former husband-wife duo called it quits and got a divorce in 2001.

Later in 2008, Jim started an affair with a school administrator, Julie Vuorinen and after one year of dating, they walked down the aisle.

The amazing couple shares an adorable son, Skylar Threapleton, together. The family currently resides in North London and living happily together.

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Age : 46 Years Old

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Born in Wharfedale, North Yorkshire, England

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Jim Threapleton was born as James Edward Threapleton in 1973 in Wharfedale, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

Made Directorial Debut With Extraordinary Rendition

2007

Jim Threapleton made his directorial debut with a 2007 thriller drama film, Extraordinary Rendition. Omar Berdouni, Andy Serkis and Ania Sowinski were stars of the film.

Married to Kate Winslet

1988

Jim Threapleton first met and started dating Kate Winslet in 1998 and tied the knot in November of the same year.

Divorce With Kate Winslet

2001

The husband-wife duo, Jim Threapleton and Kate Winslet parted ways and got a divorce in 2001 after three years of marriage.

Married to Julie Vuorinen

2009

Jim Threapleton started an affair with a school administrator, Julie Vuorinen in 2008 and one year later, they walked down the aisle.