Real name Morgan Valentine Spurlock
Date of birth November 7, 1970
Age 50 (in 2020)
Place of birth Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA
Education Woodrow Wilson High School, Beckley, WV (1989), BA Film, New York University (1993)
Marital status Married
Wife Mary P. Sommer (divorced), Sara Bernstein (m. 2016), Alex Jamieson (m. 2006–2011)
Children 2 (Both sons from different wives)
Height 6 feet 2 inches or 1.88 m
Weight 84 kg or 185 lbs
Profession Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film director, Television producer, Actor, Humorist, Documentary Filmmaker, Playwright, Comedian, and Copywriter
Career time 1998 to present
Net worth $12 million
Hair color Blonde
Eye color Brown
Sexual orientation straight
Morgan Spurlock was born in the USA, Parkersburg, West Virginia, on November 7, 1970. He was raised in Beckley.
Morgan Spurlock Bio: Age, Early Life
Morgan Spurlock is an American is a Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film director, Television producer, Actor, Humorist, Documentary Filmmaker, Playwright, Comedian, and Copywriter at the same time. He is known for his movie Super Size Me
He is currently 50 years of age, according to his known date of birth i.e., November 7, 1970.
Morgan Spurlock Education Details
Morgan went to Woodrow Wilson High School in city of Beckley, West Virginia. Furthermore, he joined New York University Tisch School of the Arts for graduation. He graduated from there in 1993 with degree in BFA in film.
Morgan Spurlock Career Details
He started his career as a documentary filmmaker. He struggled hard to achieve his dream of becoming a film producer. He initially worked as production assistant on films including Leon: The Professional released in 1994 and Kiss of Death released in 1995. Furthermore, Spurlock also did part tie standup comedy in California to increase his earning.
Moreover, Morgan saw times of his life when he was homeless. On one thanksgiving night at his parents place, he saw a news regarding two girls who were accusing McDonalds for causing them obesity. This incident inspired him to make a documentary on this issue.
He made debut in movie Super Sized Me in 2004 in which he ate McDonalds for a month in breakfast, lunch and dinner. This led him to gain 24 pounds of weight in just thirty days.
Additionally, his cholesterol level was increased up to 40%. This documentary paved his way to success. Meanwhile some other documentaries which achieved success are Where in the World is Osama Bin Laden? (2008) which he dedicated to his son Laken, The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011), One Direction: This Is Us (2013), as well as Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken (2017)
Morgan Spurlock Awards And Nominations
He was nominated for his Super Sized Me in Academy Awards for Best Documentary in 2004. He was also nominated for Best Documentary in Oscar in 2004 and Emmy Awards for Outstanding Nonfiction Special Award in 2005. Furthermore, he won Directing Award at Sundance Film Festival Award in 2004. In addition, he was also the winner of Writers Guild Awards for Best Documentary Screenplay2005. Before this documentary, Morgan won Awards as a playwright for the play The Phoenix.
Morgan Spurlock Net Worth
After his successful documentaries, his net worth increased significantly. It is estimated that he makes approximately $ 12 million.
Morgan Spurlock Dating History And Marriage Details
Morgan dated a number of women in his life. Currently there is no news of him dating any other woman as he is married to Sara Bernstein.
At present, he is married and not currently dating another woman as he seems to be happy and satisfied with his married life.
Spurlock had married thrice till now. Firstly he married to Mary Sommer in January 1996 in Franklin County, Ohio. There is not much information regarding this marriage. Additionally, the reason for their divorce is also unknown. His second marriage was with Alexandra Jamieson in 2006. Alexandra was a chef, author, and TV personality. Morgan dated her for two years.With Alexandra, he have a son named Laken born in 2006. Some misunderstanding rose between the couple and they got divorced in 2011. Morgan is currently married to Sara Bernstein. The couple dated for eight years and finally got married in 2016. Together they have a son names Kallen.
Morgan Spurlock Kids
He has two kids—both sons Laken James Spurlock and Kallen Marcus Spurlock. Laken was born in 2006 with wife Alexandra Jamies and Kallen Marcus was born in 2016 with wife Sara Bernstein.
Morgan Spurlock Body Measurements
Morgan is one of the most well-known producer known for his documentary Super Size Me. he weighs 84 kg or 185 lbs. with height 6 ft. 2 inches or 1.88 m. Furthermore, Morgan has hair of blonde color and eyes dark brown that adds up to his charm.
Morgan Spurlock Cars And House
All that is known about Morgan is that he lives in the West Virginia, US, whereas his house location or worth is unknown. Similarly, his car collection and value are anonymous too.