Michael Moore who is an American director, author, producer, writer, liberal political activist as well as a journalist was born on 23rd April of the year 1954. Moore was raised up in Davison, Michigan. As a child, he was named as Michael Francis Moore. Michael is the native of Flint, Michigan, United States. He is the son of Francis Richard Moore and wife Helen Veronica. His father was an automotive assembly line worker whereas his mother was a secretary. He was brought up as a Catholic and he has an Irish ancestry. He went to study at the St. John’s Elementary school for his primary school. Later, he attended the St. Paul’s Seminary located in Saginaw, Michigan for one year. After that, he got enrolled at the Davison High School from where he got graduated in 1972. There, he was active in both the drama and debate. He was also a Boy Scouts of an America and he achieved a rank of the Eagle Scout. When Moore was at the age of 18, he was elected to Davison School Board.
He also studied at the University of Michigan where he studied for just first year. He founded alternative weekly magazine at the age of 22 which was called as The Flint Voice. As it expanded covering entire state, the magazine soon changed its name to “The Michigan Voice”. In addition to that, he has also directed as well as produced the films. He first came into the lime light for an Emmy Award winning movie Roger and Me. It was a documentary about what had happened to Flint Michigan after General Motors closed the factories and opened the new ones in Mexico. He has also directed as well as produced various other movies such as Pets or Meat: the return to flint, Canadian Bacon, The Big One, Bowling for Columbine, Fahrenheit 9/11, Sicko, Captain Mike Across America, and Capitalism: A Love story.
Prior to that, Moore has made his appearance in numbers of documentaries. At first, he appeared in “The Drugging of Our Children” which is a 2005 documentary that is about over prescription of the psychiatric medication to the children as well as teenagers. His other documentaries includes The Yes Man, The Party’s Over, The Corporation, I’m Going to Tell You a Secret, Blood in The Face and Behind the Music. Additionally, he has also directed and hosted the television series like TV Nation, The Awful Truth, and Michael Moore Live. Besides that, Moore is also a writer. He has written as well as co-written eight non fiction books. His books are titled as Downsize This! random threats from an unarmed American, adventures in a TV nation, stupid white men… and other sorry excuses for the state of the nation, dude, Where’s my country, will they ever trust us again?, the official Fahrenheit 9/11 reader, mike’s election guide 2008 and here comes trouble: stories from my life.
To talk about his personal life biography, he has already married as well as divorced too. Moore was married to Kathleen Glynn who is a movie producer. The couple exchanged their vows with each other on 19th October of the year 1991. Michael then filed for the divorce on 17th June of 2013. Later, the divorce was finalized on 22nd July of 2014. Moore had estimated net worth of $50 million at the time of their divorce. Apart from that, he is now at the age of 60. He was named as one of the 100 Most Influential People on the World by Time Magazine in 2005. Moore is active in the social networking sites as well. To get more information related to him, we can follow him on his twitter account. We can also find about him on different sites like imdb, Wikipedia and other.
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