Brian De Palma Biography, Facts & Life Story

Brian De Palma American Film Director and Screenwriter

Quick Facts

Known ForCarrie, Scarface, Carlito's Way


Full Name:Brian Russell De Palma

Profession:Film Director and Screenwriter


Age (as of 2019):79 years old

Date of Birth:September 11, 1940

Birthplace:Newark, New Jersey, United States

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)

Weight:78 kg (171.96 lbs)

Chest:32 inches

Waist:26 inches


Biceps:32 inches

Hair Color:Grey

Eye Color:Grey


Not known

Brian De Palma Education

Qualification: Bachelor in Arts

School: Friends School, Philadelphia

College: Columbia University (1962), MA, Sarah Lawrence College (1964)

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Brian De Palma Career

Profession: Film Director and Screenwriter

Known For: Carrie, Scarface, Carlito's Way

Debut TV Series/Movie: Feature films: Murder a la Mod
Short films: Icarus
Documentary films: The Responsive Eye
Music videos: Dancing in the Dark

Salary: Under review

Net Worth: USD $40 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Anthony F. DePalma

Mother: Vivienne DePalma

Brother(s): Bart DePalma

Sister(s): None

Marital Status: Divorced

Wife/Girlfriend: Darnell Gregorio-De Palma (m. 1995–1997), Gale Anne Hurd (m. 1991–1993), Nancy Allen (m. 1979–1983)

Children: 3 (Three)

Son(s): Cameron De Palma

Daughter(s): Lolita de Palma, Piper De Palma

Ex Girlfriends:

Beth Broderick (1990 – 1991)
Betty Buckley (1975)
Carole Mallory
Tessa Dahl
Margot Kidder

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Hobbies: Gardening / Landscaping

Favorite Food: Italian

Favorite Destination: Yellowstone and Barcelona

Favorite Color: Electric green, Napier green

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