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American film director

Joel Schumacher is ...

Born 29 Aug 1939 in New York City
Died 22 Jun 2020 in New York City
Age80 years, 9 months
Joel Schumacher
Joel Schumacher
Director Joel Schumacher at Taormina Film Fest 2003

About Joel Schumacher

Joel T. Schumacher born on 29 August 1939 in New York City. He is a citizen of United States of America. Joel Schumacher was educated at University of California, Los Angeles, Parsons School of Design and Fashion Institute of Technology. He died on 22 June 2020 in New York City from a cancer at age 80 years, 9 months.

He was an American film director.

Joel Schumacher has worked as a screenwriter, film director, film producer and costume designer.

He is also known as Joel T. Schumacher.


On June 22, 2020, Schumacher died from cancer. Following his death, he was praised by Jim Carrey and Matthew McConaughey, who credited Schumacher with launching their careers.