Bennett Miller who is an American movie director is widely known for directing the acclaimed movies such as Capote, Moneyball, and Foxcatcher. In addition to that, he had also been nominated for the Academy Award for the Best Director for two times. He is the native of New York City, United States. He came into this world on 30th December of the year 1966 which has now made him reach at the age of 49. His father is a contractor whereas his mother is a painter.
At the beginning of his career, Bernett started directing the 1998 documentary known as The Cruise. As described by the Wheeler Winston Dixon, the movie documented the tough life of the tour guide on the New York City bus and it was made using the handheld digital cameras. Later, it was the surprise hit and also opened up numbers of the doors for Miller. He then turned down several of the offers of the films projects until he was able to get the support for making the movie called Sapote in the year 2005 along with Philip Seymour Hoffman who played the role Truman Capote.
Later, in the year 2009, Miller was hired by the Columbia Pictures for directing a movie called Moneyball after its previously hired director Steven Soderbergh clashed with the producers over tone of the movie. That resulting movie then released in 2011 and it was a critical as well as commercial success. Bernett’s most recent movie is Foxcatcher in the year 2014 which starred Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, and Channing Tatum. that movie started to develop in the year 2006 and it was a critical success as well as it was also nominated for the 5 Academy Awards including the nominations for Miller, Ruffalo and Carell.
Prior to that, Bennett was nominated for an Academy Award for the Best Director for the Capote as well as Foxcatcher. In addition to that, he also won the Best Director Award at 2014 Cannes Film Festival for the Foxcatcher, as well as Foxcatcher was also in main competition for the Palme d’Or. Moving on to his personal life biography, it is not known whether he is married or has any wife. But as of the year 2014, he was in relationship with his girlfriend named Ashley Olsen. Prior to that, Bernett is a hard working and is dedicated towards his work. His net worth has been estimated to be around $3 million. Besides that, he is also active in Twitter and Instagram.