Joe Swanberg is an independent American film director, actor, writer, and producer who is most known for his works on films such as Kissing on the Mouth, LOL, Hannah Takes the Stairs, Nights and Weekends, and several more. Joe is married to an American filmmaker and actress, Kristin Williams since 2007.
Joe Swanberg's Early Life and Education
Joe was born on 31st August 1981, in Detroit, Michigan. He spent most time of his childhood in Georgia and Alabama. Joe is of American nationality and White ethnicity.
Joe attended Naperville Central High School located in Chicago. He then went to attend the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale from where he earned his bachelor degree in 2003.
Joe Swanberg's Career
Joe started his career as a director in 2005 from Kissing on the Mouth. He then worked with actress Greta Gerwig in the film LOL (2006).
In 2007, he worked in the film Hannah Takes the Stairs collaborating with Geriwg along with filmmakers Andrew Bujalski, Mark Duplass, and Ry Russo-Young.
In 2008, Joe worked with actor Kent Osborne on the film Nights and Weekends. His other notable works include Silver Bullets, Uncle Kent, The Zone, Caitlin Plays Herself, and Autoerotic.
In 2012, Joe wrote and directed the American drama-film Drinking Buddies which starred actors Jake M. Johnson, Olivia Wilde, Anna Kendrick, and Ron Livingston. In the following year, Joe starred in the American comedy-drama film Happy Christmas alongside Melanie Lynskey and Lena Dunham.
In 2015, Joe directed Digging for Fire which starres Jake Johnson, Sam Rockwell, Lindsay Burdge, Mike Birbiglia, Orlando Bloom, and others. The film premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and was released on 21st August 2015.
Joe Swanberg's Net Worth and Earnings
Joe has worked in several movies as a director. He has not disclosed his exact salary. As of early 2019, Joe Swanberg's net worth is estimated to be around $250,000.
The average salary of a film director ranges from $92,220 to $187,199 annually. We can assume that Joe earns a hefty amount from his career.
Joe Swanberg's Personal Life
Joe Swanberg is in a marital relationship with Kris Williams who is also a filmmaker, businesswoman, actress, and former high school teacher.
The pair tied the knot in 2007 in the presence of family and friends. They are blessed with two children and living a happy life; however, the names and identity of their children are not disclosed.
Joe Swanberg's Divorce Rumors
Joe was rumored for getting a divorce with his wife Kris in mid-2018 after eleven years togetherness. He was also rumored to be having an extra affair.
However, these allegations were confirmed by neither Jor nor Kris. Besides this, Joe has kept information regarding his past relationship, girlfriend away from the media.
Joe Swanberg's Body Measurements and Online Presence
Height: 6 feet 3 inches
Weight: 90 kg
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Chest: 43 inches
Biceps: 15 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Joe is not active on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. However, one can find several fan-made accounts under his name.