Zachary Edward is an American filmmaker who is best known for his action and science fiction films. He made his film debut with the 2004 remake of the horror movie entitled “Dawn of the Dead.” He has appeared in numerous comic book and superhero films including 300 and Watchmen, Man of Steel, Batman Vs Superman, Dawn of Justice and Justice League. Edward has married twice once to Denise Weber with whom he divorced. Then he again married Deborah Snyder.
Early Life and Education
The talented filmmaker and screenwriter Zachary was born on March 1, 1996, in California, U.S and grew up in Riverside, Connecticut. His parents were Marsha Manley and Charles Edward. His mother was a painter, and a photography teacher and father was an executive recruiter. He attended camp Owatonna in Maine during the summer months when he was a child and then joined Heatherly School of Fine Art in England. Then he attended Art Center College of Design in California.
One of the promising filmmaker and a screenwriter went on to shoot as a director and as a cinematographer for television commercials for the companies including Audi, BMW, Subaru, and Nissan. He also made a feature film debut with the remake of the horror movie entitled “Dawn of the Dead” and was able to score a box office success.
Edward directed Man of Steel for Warner Bros which is a reboot of the Superman Franchise. His movies have very high body counts, sometimes accompanied by widespread metropolitan destruction. His film entitled “300” has an estimated body count of 585.
Edward’s films have stunning visual effects with a frequent use of slow motion, and many of his movies are Comic Book adaptations. He was also interested in directing X-Men Origins: Wolverine but could not direct it as he was too busy working on Watchmen.
Snyder was married twice. He was first married to Denise Weber with whom he has four children. But they got divorced due to differences. He then married a producer named Deborah Snyder. They first met in 1996 and married in 2004 at church. During the making of Man of Steel, Snyder and his wife adopted two children.
Before marrying his second wife, he was in a relationship with his line producer, Kristen Elin with whom he has two children.
His daughter named Autumn Snyder died by committing suicide on 20 March 2017 at 20 years of age.
An American actor and a screenwriter, Zachary Edward has an estimated net worth of $22 million.
Affair to Kristen Elin
After marrying Denise also he was in a relationship with Kristen Elin his line producer. They have two children together. But later they both got separated.