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Facts of Jonathan Murray Chu

Full Name: Jonathan Murray Chu
Age: 43 years 6 months
Birth Date: November 02,1979
Horoscope: Scorpio
Lucky Number: 10
Lucky Stone: Garnet
Lucky Color: Purple
Best Match for Marriage: Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
Birth Place: Palo Alto, CA
Father's Name: Lawrence Chu
Mother's Name: Ruth Chu
Marital Status: Married
Husband / Wife Name: Kristin Hodge
Profession: filmmaker
Education: Pinewood School, University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television
Height / How tall? : 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
Net Worth: $16 million
Ethnicity: Chinese
Nationality: American
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark brown
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Quotes: I don't understand why we're all connected wirelessly via a little machine that goes in our pocket, to everybody in the world, and you have to have reels for a movie.' I love 'Dr Strangelove.'
It's weird because movie-making, and especially movie theaters, have always been so old-school, and it wasn't until 3-D that a lot of them were forced to have digital projectors and even digital distribution.
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Jon M. Chu is a famous American filmmaker who has given the world hit movies such as Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, Step Up 2: The Streets, and Step Up 3D. He has won scores of awards and keeps churning out good movies for the masses. Let us go through his bio and know more about his career and personal life!

Jon M. Chu and his growing years

Jon M. Chu was born on 2 November 1979 and his full name is Jonathan Murray Chu. His birthplace is Palo Alto, CA and he was raised in the nearby Los Altos. His father is Lawrence Chu and is a famous chef. His parents are Chinese immigrants and owners of the popular restaurant in Los Altos called Chef Chu’s.

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He is their youngest child and has four siblings. Talking about his father, Jon had said:

“He would take us to school every day but he was at the restaurant all the time.”

His parents always pushed their kids to find their passion and supported them.

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For schooling, Jon M. Chu was at the Pinewood School where he studied from KG to 12th grade. He later studied from the University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television from where he obtained his degree. Jon won several awards during the course of his studies when he used to make films.

Jon M. Chu and his career start

Jon M. Chu made a short film while at school which was called When the Kids are away. He was then signed by William Morris Agency to write for several projects. Sony Pictures then hired Jon to direct their film Bye Bye Birdie. But budget constraints came up and the project was shelved, starting his professional career.

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Jon had acted in some films in the initial days. These include Freaked in 1993 and Once a Cop in 1993. Jon is also a dancer and is in the dance group called AC/DC or Adam/Chu crew. He also is writing some online films and has other projects at hand. His latest directed film has been Crazy Rich Asians in 2018. In 2016, he had directed Now You See Me 2.

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Jon was once asked in an interview as to why all his films have the dance component in them. He answered:

“I don’t know why. It seems so obvious. But there’s something about the dancers that motivate me the most. I don’t know if it’s just dance, but I do think that the dancers are amazing artists, and every time I meet a new dancer, that triggers something in my brain, and I’m more creative than I could ever be. When I feel that creativity burst, I go with it.”

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Jon M. Chu and his personal life

Jon M. Chu prefers to keep his personal life under wraps. He has never talked about it and it is not known whether he is dating any girlfriend.

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On July 27, 2018, he married Kristin Hodge and also has a child.

Jon M. Chu and social media/net worth

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Jon M. Chu has an Instagram page with more than 88.5k fans. He is also active on social media such as Twitter and Facebook. He has a net worth the value of which has not been revealed. He earns a decent sum of money and seems comfortable in his life.

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