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Dan Trachtenberg BIography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth
Dan Trachtenberg is an American well-known filmmaker and podcast host. He directed the 2016 horror-thriller film 10 Cloverfield Lane which earned him a Directors Guild of America Award nomination for Outstanding Directing – First-Time Feature Film.
Moreover, he was one of three hosts of The Totally Rad Show podcast and was a former co-host of the Geekdrome podcast. In addition, to directing, he directed episodes for the Ctr+Alt+Chicken podcast. All three programs were hosted at Revision3. In 2011, he also directed the short film, Portal: No Escape, an episode of Black Mirror entitled “Playtest” and was the director of various television commercials and public service announcements.
In July 2019, he directed the series premiere episode of The Boys which premiered on Amazon Prime Video. Next, he directed the premiere episode of the Peacock series The Lost Symbol in 2021, where he also served as an executive producer. Moreover, he has upcoming projects lined up including directing the fifth Predator film, Prey, and a TV series adaptation of Waterworld.
How Old Is Dan Trachtenberg?
He is 41 years old as of August 2022, having been born on May 11, 1981, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. Dan shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Sabrina Carpenter, Blac Chyna, PaisLee Nelson, Lana Condor, Coi Leray, and many more.
Dan Trachtenberg Family
Who are Dan Trachtenberg Parents and Siblings?
His secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Dan Trachtenberg Education
He received his education at Cheltenham High School.
Dan Trachtenberg Marital Status
He is married to the love of his life, Priscilla Trachtenberg, they married in 2011.
Dan Trachtenberg Kids
There is no news on the internet showing whether he has kids or not. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Dan Trachtenberg Directing Career
He has directed commercials for Lexus, Nike, and Coca-Cola. In 2003, he directed the short film, Kickin’. Whereas the next year in April, he joined Tight Films for which he collaborated with Matt Wolf on an alternate reality game for Hellboy II: The Golden Army. In addition to directing, he directed the internet show, Ctrl+Alt+Chicken. He went on to release a short film for BlackBoxTV titled More Than You Can Chew in March 2011, starring J. Kristopher, Skye Marshall, and Ian Hamrick. Also, he wrote the story with Mark D. Walker.
On August 23, 2011, he released the short film, Portal: No Escape based on the video game Portal, which has garnered more than twenty-five million views. /Film announced on October 13, 2011, that Dan would be directing a science fiction against heist film for Universal Pictures with writer Chris Morgan. iFanboy then broke the news that Dan would direct the film adaptation of The Last Man in January 2013. However, /Film announced on September 25, 2014, that the film had been canceled.
Ain’t It Cool News announced on April 3, 2014, that Dan would direct a film for Bad Robot Productions titled Valencia, which was later revealed to be a code name for 10 Cloverfield Lane. On January 15, 2016, the trailer for 10 Cloverfield Lane was released. About the film, producer J.J. Abrams said, “The idea came up a long time ago during production. We wanted to make it a blood relative of Cloverfield. The idea was developed over time. We wanted to hold back the title for as long as possible”
It was announced on April 30, 2018, that Dan Trachtenberg would direct the first episode of the Amazon series, The Boys thus replacing Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg who dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. In addition, he was announced on January 14, 2019, to be directing a live-action film adaptation of the video game series Uncharted. However, it was announced on August 22, 2019, that he had exited the film. It was announced on November 20, 2020, that he had been engaged by 20th Century Studios to direct the fifth installment in the Predator series, titled Prey.
Dan Trachtenberg Height and Measurements
His body measurements are not mentioned on the internet.
Dan Trachtenberg Salary and Net Worth