Quick facts of Danny Moder
Name at birth:Â Daniel Richard ModerÂ
Date of birth:Â January 31, 1969Â
Place of birth:Â Los Angeles, California, the United States of AmericaÂ
Age:Â 48 years
Â Parents:Â Mike Moder and Patricia AnnÂ Watz Â
Siblings:Â Jyl, Jane, Debbie and JohnÂ
Divorced:Â Yes (VeraÂ Steimberg )Â
Spouse:Â Julia RobertÂ
Children:Â Hazel Patricia Moder, Phinnaeus âFinnâ Walter Moder and Henry Daniel ModerÂ
Education:Â University of Colorado BoulderÂ
Let us have a look at some 5 interesting facts about Danny Moder, Julia Robertâs 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 âFinnâ 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 Veraâs divorce was finalized in 2002 and in the same year, he got married to his second wife actress Julia Roberts.
4. Daniel Moder is a million dollar man
Though Dannyâs net worth may be a million dollars, together with his wife, they have a net worth of over 225 million. This net worth has mostly been contributed on the higher side by actress Julia Roberts who is believed to be the first actress to get a salary of over 20million in one single movie.
5. Daniel Moder did not attain his mother in law's funeral
Julia Robertsâs mother, Betty Lou Bredemus, died due to cancer in February 2015. Julie went to be present at her motherâs funeral in their hometown in Georgia but Danny Moder, Julia Robertâs Husband, and American cinematographer was nowhere in sight. It is said that Danny Moder did not want to attend the funeral because he and his wifeâs mother Betty Lou were never in good terms. Regardless he should have been by her side to offer support as she grieved the pain of losing her mother.