Caleb Deschanel
Caleb Deschanel

Celebrity Profile

Name: Caleb Deschanel
Occupation: Cinematographer
Gender: Male
Height: 185 cm (6' 1'')
Birth Day: September 21, 1944
Age: 76
Birth Place: Philadelphia, United States
Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Social Accounts

Height: 185 cm (6' 1'')
Weight: in kg - N/A
Eye Color: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Blood Type N/A
Tattoo(s) N/A

Caleb Deschanel

Caleb Deschanel was born on September 21, 1944 in Philadelphia, United States (76 years old). Caleb Deschanel is a Cinematographer, zodiac sign: Virgo. Find out Caleb Deschanelnet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.

Brief Info

Award-winning cinematographer and father of actresses Zooey Deschanel and Emily Deschanel who directed the art-house film Crusoe.


He was nominated for five Academy Awards for cinematography, one of which was for his work on The Passion of the Christ.

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020

$10 Million

Salary 2020

Not known

Before Fame

He studied at the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts where he was part of the Dirty Dozen, which included George Lucas and Robert Zemeckis.

Biography Timeline


He enrolled in Severn School for his high school years. He attended Johns Hopkins University from 1962 to 1966, where he met Walter Murch, with whom he staged "happenings," including one in which Murch simply sat down and ate an apple for an audience. Murch graduated a year ahead of him and encouraged Deschanel to follow him to the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, where he graduated in 1968. During this time, Deschanel was a member of a band of film students called "The Dirty Dozen;" this group attracted attention from the Hollywood system. Following his graduation, he attended the American Film Institute (AFI) Conservatory and graduated in 1969 as a member of its first class.


Deschanel joined the American Society of Cinematographers, or A.S.C., in 1969, the year of his graduation from the AFI Conservatory. In 1972, three years later, he married the former Mary Jo Weir. The older of their two daughters, Emily, was born in 1976; their younger daughter, Zooey, was born in 1980.

Family Life

Caleb's daughtersZooey Deschanel and Emily Deschanel went on to have successful acting careers.

Family Members

# Name Relationship Net Worth Salary Age Occupation
#1 Zooey Deschanel Zooey Deschanel Daughter $25 Million $125 Thousand Per Episode 40 Actor
#2 Emily Deschanel Emily Deschanel Daughter $30 Million $250 Thousand Per Episode 44 Actor
#3 Paul Jules Deschanel Father N/A N/A N/A
#4 Anna Ward Deschanel Mother N/A N/A N/A
#5 Mary Jo Deschanel Mary Jo Deschanel Spouse $1 Million - $2 Million (Approx.) N/A 75 Theater Personalities
#6 Joseph Marcelin Eugène Deschanel N/A N/A N/A
#7 Joseph Favre N/A N/A N/A
#8 Calvin Hornsby N/A N/A N/A
#9 Joseph Moffitt Orr N/A N/A N/A
#10 Henry Lamar Hornsby N/A N/A N/A
#11 Elsie Otter Pechenik N/A N/A N/A
#12 Charlie Wolf Pechenik N/A N/A N/A
#13 Martha Elizabeth Pownall N/A N/A N/A

🎂 Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Caleb Deschanel is 77 years, 8 months and 8 days old. Caleb Deschanel will celebrate 78th birthday on a Wednesday 21st of September 2022. Below we countdown to Caleb Deschanel upcoming birthday.


Caleb Deschanel trends


  1. Who is Caleb Deschanel ?
  2. How rich is Caleb Deschanel ?
  3. What is Caleb Deschanel 's salary?
  4. When is Caleb Deschanel 's birthday?
  5. When and how did Caleb Deschanel became famous?
  6. How tall is Caleb Deschanel ?
  7. Who is Caleb Deschanel 's girlfriend?
  8. List of Caleb Deschanel 's family members?

You might intereintereststed in

  1. Top 20 Cinematographer celebrities in Australia
  2. Top 20 Cinematographer celebrities in England
  3. Top 20 Cinematographer celebrities in France
  4. Top 20 Cinematographer celebrities in United Kingdom
  5. Top 20 Cinematographer celebrities in United States