Ken Burns, a celebrity who is loved by many fans for the amazing movies that he makes and for the height that he has given to himself as a filmmaker. He is already sixty-two years of age but the smile on his face gives out the energy of a youthful soul; still young to do more! He American, was born on the twenty ninth of July, in New York. Ken didn’t have anyone in his family who was from the entertainment industry that’s why it makes it difficult for us to speculate who must have been his inspiration to get into the career path he chose to enter. He attended Pioneer High School and Hampshire College and gained his degrees.
Ken has travelled a lot of places with his family. That, we can assume, must be the source of inspiration for the creativity and diversity that brings into his works. His interest towards the entertainment field got him a degree in Arts specifically in design and film studies. Because he studied what he wanted to do, that made it easy for him to pursue the career with the full support of the family. Nobody could have imagined that he would gain so much of fame and honors; in fact, he has received more than twenty honorary degrees!
Ken has a net worth of $1.5 million dollars. That wealth has been accumulated because of the finest works that he has delivered to the industry. He has founded Florentine Films, has worked for the BBC as a cinematographer, etc. Ken has also gained good experience in documentary making and has also done a fabulous work in portraying about the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge in the short film based on the book called The Great Bridge. Not only that, his documentary also got him into the nomination for Academy Award. Other works of his include The Shakers: Hands to Work, Hearts to God and The Statue of Liberty. He has also been awarded the Emmy Award for his creation called Baseball; it is a series, and also for The National Parks: America’s Best Idea.
Ken is found to have had a wonderful love life where he enjoyed and shared his love with few women who have left a huge impact on his life. He is not gay! He was married to Amy Stechler in the year 1982, the couple got two daughters together but the marriage could go on and they ended up getting divorced. He got married for the second time; his wife Julie Deborah Brown is in his life now and loves him like a girlfriend does! Their ethnicity match, as do their values. This celebrity has four children from two of his wives; he loves his kids so much and is proud of the ladies who gave him the chance to be a father. This happy father can be found in his Twitter account with more than one thousand tweets and increasing number of fans. The followers who want to know more about him can read about him in his wikis.