Patty Jenkins

Who is Patty Jenkins?

Patty Jenkins is a screenwriter and director from the United States. Patty Jenkins is best known for directing the smash hit crime movie Monster (2003).

Patty Jenkins – Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Patty Jenkins was born on July 24, 1971, in Victorville, California, USA, at George Air Force Base. 

Patricia Lea Jenkins is her birth name.

She is the daughter of Air Force Captain and Fighter Pilot William T. Jenkins, who won a Silver Star during the Vietnam War. 

Emily Roth, her mother, is an environmental scientist. Elaine Roth and Jessica Jenkins Murphy are her two sisters.

Jenkins had lived in 15 different countries before the age of six. She went to the AFI Conservatory School. 

She then graduated in 1993 from The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

Her nationality is American, and she belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group.

Net Worth of Patty Jenkins? Salary, Earning

Patty Jenkins has a net worth of $10 million as of 2022, although her annual salary has not been reported.

Facts of Patty Jenkins

Age: 51 years
Birth Date: July 24, 1971
Full Name: Patty Jenkins
Net Worth: $10 million
Profession Screenwriter and Director

Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Patty Jenkins has been married for a long time. 

She is married to Sam Sheridan, a well-known author, and martial artist. On September 1, 2007, Patty and Sam married.

The pair has a son together. Their son’s name has not been revealed. 

The couple has been married for almost a decade and their marriage is doing well.

There is no other documentation of her other relationships.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

Patty Jenkins is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 54 kg. Her eyes and hair are both dark brown.

Patty Jenkins – Professional Career

Jenkins began her directing career in the 1990s. She directed short films and videos throughout her early career. 

She gained to prominence after writing and directing the 2003 crime thriller Monster, about serial killer Aileen Wuornos.

She directed one segment of the made-for-television anthology film Five in 2011. 

Jenkins was hired as the director of the DC Extended Universe blockbuster Wonder Woman in 2015.

Patty Jenkins is with Gal Gadot. Source: People

The film Wonder Woman debuted in 2017 and earned Jenkins the highest domestic opening for a female director of all time.

Jenkins received an Emmy award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series for The Killing’s pilot in 2011. 

However, she did not receive the honor.

For the pilot of The Killing, she received the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Dramatic Series in 2012. 

Jenkins made an appearance in the Wonder Woman sequel.

Patty Jenkins – Social Media Status

Jenkins’ Twitter account has 170k followers. 

As an influencer, she isn’t very active on Facebook, TikTok, Youtube, or Instagram.

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Quick Facts of Patty Jenkins

  • Patty is known for directing the hit crime drama film Monster (2003).
  • Her birth name is Patricia Lea Jenkins.
  • Patty is the daughter of William T. Jenkins, an Air Force captain and fighter pilot who earned a Silver Star in the Vietnam War.
  • She appeared in the sequel to the film Wonder Woman.
  • Patty has a net worth of $10 million dollars as of 2022 while her annual salary data is not disclosed yet.
  • There were rumors that an anonymous letter has been received which states that the Wonder Woman film is  a “discombobulated mess.