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Maurice Sendak Net Worth

Maurice Sendak Net Worth is
$20 Million

Maurice Sendak Biography

Maurice Bernard Sendak was an American illustrator and writer of children's books. He became widely known for his book Where the Wild Things Are, first published in 1963.


Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameMaurice Sendak
Net Worth$20 Million
Date Of BirthJune 10, 1928, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
DiedMay 8, 2012, Danbury, Connecticut, United States
Place Of BirthBrooklyn
ProfessionWriter, Illustrator, Artist, Author, Television producer, Film Producer, Production Designer, Visual Artist
EducationArt Students League of New York
NationalityUnited States of America
ParentsSadie Schindler, Philip Sendak
SiblingsJack Sendak, Natalie Sendak
NicknamesMaurice Bernard Sendak , The Picasso of Children's Books
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Sendak
AwardsCaldecott Medal, Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award
NominationsDaytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Animated Program, Locus Award for Best Art Book, Goodreads Choice Awards Best Picture Books, National Book Award for Children's Books (Paperback)
Movies, Where the Wild Things Are, Little Bear, more
TV ShowsSeven Little Monsters, Little Bear


Pictures



Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life2010Video short book "Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life"
Where the Wild Things Are2009book
Little Bear1995-2003TV Series creator - 22 episodes
Seven Little Monsters2000-2003TV Series based on the book by - 49 episodes
The Little Bear Movie2001characters
In the Night Kitchen1987Short from the book by
Nutcracker1986conceived by
Higglety Pigglety Pop!1985TV Movie libretto
Where the Wild Things Are1984TV Movie libretto
Simple Gifts1977TV Movie segment "Prologue"
Chicken Soup with Rice1975Video short story by
Really Rosie1975TV Movie story
Where the Wild Things Are1973Short book

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life2010Video short executive producer
Where the Wild Things Are2009producer
The Little Bear Movie2001executive producer
Seven Little Monsters2000TV Series executive producer
George and Martha1999-2000TV Series executive producer - 26 episodes
Little Bear1995TV Series executive producer

Production Designer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hansel und Gretel1999TV Movie
Nutcracker1986
Higglety Pigglety Pop!1985TV Movie designer
Where the Wild Things Are1984TV Movie designer
Live from Lincoln Center1983TV Series 1 episode
The Love for Three Oranges1982TV Movie

Costume Designer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Last Dance2002Documentary
Hansel und Gretel1999TV Movie
Nutcracker1986
Live from Lincoln Center1983TV Series 1 episode

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Angels in America2003TV Mini-SeriesRabbi on Bench #2
Chicken Soup with Rice1975Video shortJenny's Bark (voice)
Really Rosie1975TV MovieJenny's Bark (voice)

Art Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Last Dance2002Documentary set designer
Jackanory1971TV Series illustrator - 2 episodes

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Northern Exposure1991TV Series "Where the Wild Things Are" copyright 1963 by - 1 episode
Return to Oz1985preliminary artwork - uncredited
Zlateh the Goat1966Short consultant

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chicken Soup with Rice1975Video short
Really Rosie1975TV Movie

Art Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hansel and Gretel1998TV Movie
Really Rosie1975TV Movie

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dresden Dolls: In Paradise2005Video writer: "Pierre"
Seasons of the Heart1994TV Movie as Maurice Zendak, "Where the Wild Things Are"

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chicken Soup with Rice1975Video short lyrics by

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Her2013dedicatee
Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak2009TV Short documentary very special thanks
Labyrinth1986acknowledgment
Lois Gibbs and the Love Canal1982TV Movie special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story2012DocumentaryHimself
The Colbert Report2012TV SeriesHimself
HBO First Look2009TV Series documentaryHimself
Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak2009TV Short documentaryHimself
Last Dance2002DocumentaryHimself
Great Performances1994TV SeriesHimself
American Masters1987TV Series documentaryHimself
The World of Maurice Sendak1986Documentary shortHimself (uncredited)
Today1975TV SeriesHimself
Galaxie1966Himself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Colbert Report2012TV SeriesHimself

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