Danny Moder born as Daniel Richard Moder is an American cinematographer born on January 31, 1969, in Los Angeles, California.  Danny was born to his father Mike Moder, a producer and his mother Patricia Ann Watz and was raised with his four siblings: Jyl, Jane, Debbie, and John. Danny attended Saint Monica High School graduating in 1987 then later on enrolled at the University of Colorado Boulder for a degree in Psychology. He is currently married to actress Julia Robert having divorced his first wife. Danny Moder, Julia Robert’s Husband, and American cinematographer is a recognized cinematographer in the film industry.


Quick facts of Danny Moder

Name at birth: Daniel Richard Moder 

Date of birth: January 31, 1969 

Place of birth: Los Angeles, California, the United States of America 

Age: 48 years

 Parents: Mike Moder and Patricia Ann Watz  

Siblings: Jyl, Jane, Debbie and John 

Divorced: Yes (Vera Steimberg ) 

Married: Yes 

Spouse: Julia Robert 

Children: Hazel Patricia Moder, Phinnaeus “Finn” Walter Moder and Henry Daniel Moder 

Education: University of Colorado Boulder 

Occupation: Cinematographer 

Height: 5’11”

Let us have a look at some 5 interesting facts about Danny Moder, Julia Robert’s Husband and American Cinematographer

1. Danny Moder is an accomplished cinematographer

Though Danny started out his career as a production assistant, he worked hard to become a cinematographer with his first movie being the short comedy movie, Kid Quick. That marked the beginning of his career managing to work in a number of movies such as The Normal Heart, Fireflies, Secret in Their Eyes, Border in the Garden, Grand Champion, Highland Park and Plush. Due to his great work, Danny Moder won a Primetime Emmy nomination for working as a cinematographer in the movie The Normal Heart, starring Julia Roberts and directed by Ryan Murphy.


2. Danny is currently married to Julia Roberts

Danny Moder met Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts while on the set of the movies The Mexican and sparks flew in 2000. Danny and Julia Roberts got married on July 4, 2002, in Taos, New Mexico. The wedding ceremony was attended by only close friends and family members. The couple is the proud parents of three children, twins, Hazel Patricia Moder and Phinnaeus “Finn” Walter Moder, born on November 28, 2004, and Henry Daniel Moder born on June 18, 2007.

3. Danny was previously married

In 1997, Daniel Moder married makeup artist from Argentina Vera Steimberg after being in a long-term relationship with her but got divorced 5 years later. The couple did not have any children together. Misunderstandings and some personal issues were the reasons given for the divorce hence separating on 16 May 2002. Daniel and Vera’s divorce was finalized in 2002 and in the same year, he got married to his second wife actress Julia Roberts.