Rob Minkoff Net Worth: How Rich is Crystal’s Husband Actually?

Rob Minkoff is an American movie director, animator, screenwriter and producer.

 He is a co-director of two Academy award-winning Disney animated movies, “The Lion King”.

He is also known as a director of “Stuart Little”, “Stuart Little 2”, and “The Forbidden Kingdom”. As of 2021, Rob Minkoff’s net worth is around $30 million.

 

Early life

Rob Minkoff was given birth on August 11, 1962, in Palo Alto, California, United States.  He was given birth to Jack Robert and Tola Fay Minkoff by a Jewish parent. He had a high school degree from Palo Alto High School.

Later, he attended the California Institute of Arts, from where he majored in the Character Animation department in the early 1980s. Rob Minkoff is an American movie director, animator, screenwriter and producer,  

Full Name: Robert Ralph Minkoff

Birth Date: August 11, 1962

Birth Place: Palo Alto, California, United States

Profession: Director, Producer, Screenwriter

Wife: Crystal Kung Minkoff

Net Worth: $30 million

Rob Minkoff Net Worth: How Rich is Crystal’s Husband Actually?

 

Rob Minkoff Net Worth & Career

Rob received a big break in 1983 as Walt Disney Animation Studios selected him to work in an Animated fantasy movie, “The Black Cauldron”. Then, in 1986, he worked as a supervising animator for the animated mystery adventure movie “The Great Mouse Detective”.

Finally, he was appointed as a character designer for the animated musical film “The Brave Little Toaster.”

His subsequent work as a character animator came in 1989, and he released a musical fantasy animated movie titled “The Little Mermaid”. Later, he directed two Roger Rabbit shorts; “Tummy Trouble” in 1989 and “Roller Coaster Rabbit” a year later in 1990.

He also gave his animation ideas for the movie “Beauty and the Beast”, as he was part of the crucial part of pre-production script development. Finally, in 1992, he directed Mickey Mouse’s short “Mickey’s Audition”.

Rob’s hard work was rewarded when he directed the animated musical drama movie “The Lion King”. He led the film along with Roger Allers. The movie got 2 Academy Awards; Best Original Score and Best Original Song.

 His next directorial cinema came in 1999, titled “Stuart Little”. The movie was the actor’s first-ever live-action movie, which was loved by the audience.

Minkoff even directed the second part of “Stuart Little 2” in 2002. The movie was a mixture of live-action and computer animation, which turned out to be a big hit. In 2003, he directed another live-action film, “The Haunted Mansion”.

Rob gave another box office success movie titled “The Forbidden Kingdom” in 2008. The film features Jackie Chan and Jet Lee in lead roles.

Rob tried a different type of movie in 2011 by directing a crime comedy movie titled “Flypaper”.

However, the film didn’t become successful at the box office. So, in 2014, he became a director of the computer-animated comedy movie “Mr Peabody & Sherman”.

The film became a big hit in the office earning $275.7 million worldwide.

Rob Minkoff is a married man. He got married to an entrepreneur, Crystal Kung,

Rob Minkoff Personal Life

Rob Minkoff is a married man. He got married to an entrepreneur, Crystal Kung, on September 29, 2007. Crystal is currently appearing on the 11th season of the reality show, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.

Rob met her first time at a party in 2003, organized in his office. After that, they had their outing at the premiere show of the animated movie “Finding Nemo”. Rob proposed to Crystal in 2006 on Valentine’s Day. 

The pair shares two children: Max and a daughter, Zoe.

 

Rob Minkoff Net Worth

As of 2021, Rob Minkoff’s wealth is about $30 million. On the other side, Crystal Minkoff’s, his wife’s net worth, is estimated to be close to $1 million. In addition, she will be making almost $100,000 for her RHOBH first season. Rob also produced an animated movie “Blazing Samurai”, released in 2021.

 

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