Bob Rafelson was an American film director, producer and writer have died at the age of 89 years old. Following the news of Bob Rafelson’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the producer, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. One user said “RIP Bob Rafelson. I hoarded his movies on DVD once I learned that the same guy who directed HEAD also made FIVE EASY PIECES. STAY HUNGRY, MOUNTAINS OF THE MOON, BLACK WIDOW…sigh.” While another said “Though the late Bob Rafelson had huge hits with later Jack Nicholson films, Easy Rider & Five Easy Pieces to name two, I’ll always love him first for co-creating The Monkees & directing their insane, wonderful film ‘Head’. I and many others have lovingly ripped it off. RIP Bob.” While another said “One day in the spring of 1966, I cut my classes in architecture at LA Trade Tech to take an audition for a new TV show called, “The Monkees”.The co-creator/producer of the show was Bob Rafelson. At first I mistook him for another actor there for the audition.”
What was Bob Rafelson’s Net Worth?
Bob Rafelson Net Worth
$3 Million to $4 Million USD
Bob Rafelson was an American film director, producer, and writer. He was born on February 21, 1933, in New York City, U.S, he was 89 years old at the time of his demise. His many collaborations with actor Jack Nicholson have earned him an Academy Award nomination for Five Easy Pieces. In the 1950s, Rafelson began his career as a story editor for televised plays, and by the early 1960s, he had moved up to producing. Rafelson and BBS had their first big success with 1969’s Easy Rider. Rafelson served as an uncredited advisor on the movie, and it went on to become a major critical. Nicholson got a chance to make his directorial debut, 1971’s Drive, He Said, with BBS. In 1990, he directed the biographical drama Mountains Of The Moon, about a mid-19th century journey into Central Africa by British explorers.
The estimated Net Worth of Bob Rafelson is between $3 Million to $4 Million USD.
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