Martin Scorsese Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs and Net Worth

Martin Scorsese Biography

Martin Scorsese was born on November 17, 1942, in New York City, U.S. His full name is Martin Charles Scorsese. Similarly, he is widely recognized for his direction in famous films such as Taxi Driver (1976), Cape Fear (1991), Gangs of New York (2002), The Aviator (2004), The Departed (2006), Shutter Island (2010), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), and The Irishman (2019). Scorsese liberally uses profanity, dark humor, crime, and violence in his films.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 64 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs around 64 KG. Additionally, he has dark brown eyes and grey hair.

Relationship Status

The director has been married 5 times in his life. He had a marital affair with his first wife Laraine Marie Brennan from 1965 to 1971 and welcomed a daughter, Catherine. He married writer Julia Cameron in 1976 and gave birth to a daughter Domenica Cameron-Scorsese, an actress but they separated only after a year. Scorsese then married actress Isabella Rossellini in 1979 and divorced in 1983 and his fourth wife is producer Barbara De Fina as they tied the knot in 1985. The latter marriage annulled in 1991. He also had a brief affair with actress Illeana Douglas.

The director is currently married to Helen Morris since 1999 and they have a daughter named Francesca.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Charles Scorsese, a cloth presser and actor whereas his mother’s name is Catherine Scorsese, an actress. In addition, he has a brother named Frank.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he completed his high school education at Cardinal Hayes High School. He also graduated from NYU’s Washington Square College earning a B.A. in English and New York University’s School of the Arts earning M.A.


Martin Scorsese had an interest in films from his early age as he has asthma and couldn’t play sports due to which he watched cinemas. While studying at the university, he made his film debut as a director in the drama Who’s That Knocking at My Door (1967). He eventually moved to Hollywood, associated and learned with many young directors, and directed Boxcar Bertha (1972) and Mean Streets (1973). Similarly, he frequently collaborated with actor Robert De Niro, and some of their works are Taxi Driver (1976), New York, New York (1977), Raging Bull (1980), The King of Comedy (1982), Cape Fear (1991), Goodfellas (1990), Casino (1995) and The Irishman (2019).

Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese

He is also known for his collaboration with actor Leonardo DiCaprio as his film direction with him include Gangs of New York (2002), The Aviator (2004), The Departed (2006), Shutter Island (2010), and The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). Furthermore, his continuous dedication in the film direction sector has earned him critical acclaim and has won numerous awards, most notably, Academy Award for Best Director, and for Best Picture with 8 other nominations and achieved the AFI Life Achievement Award.

Martin Scorsese’ Social Media

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Martin Scorsese’ Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Martin Scorsese.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Martin Scorsese? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 150 million, which he has earned from his successful film director. production and acting career.


  • Full Name: Martin Charles Scorsese
  • Profession: Film Director, Producer, Actor
  • Age: 78
  • Date of Birth: November 17, 1942
  • Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 4 inches
  • Weight: 64 KG
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Grey
  • School: Cardinal Hayes High School
  • College/University: NYU’s Washington Square College
  • Father: Charles Scorsese
  • Mother: Catherine Scorsese (Cappa)
  • Sibling: Frank Scorsese (Older Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 150 million
  • Source of Income: Film Direction, Productions