Age 90, Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky is a Chilean-French filmmaker. Not only that, but the veteran artist has also worked as a poet, a film director, a musician, composer, and spiritual guru. An actor in cinematic and theatre productions, he has done movies such as The Holy Mountain, El Topo, The Rainbow Thief, and The Dance of Reality and is best known for his avant-garde films. Currently, Jodorowsky is married to Pascale Montandon and has three children.
Alejandro Jodorowsky was born in Tocopilla, Chile on February 17, 1929. As per his nationality, Jodorowsky is a Chilean by birth and belongs to the White ethnic group. He was born under the star sign of Aquarius. His father Jaime Jodorowsky Groismann was a merchant and his mother was Sara Felicidad Prullansky Arcavi.
Jodorowsky completed his school level education and enrolled in college. He selected psychology and philosophy as his subject. But before he could graduate, he dropped out of the college and took up the job of a circus clown.
Alejandro Jodorowsky is a married man and shares four children. Well, the French filmmaker is married to Pascale Montandon who is an artist and a costume designer.
He has four sons named Brontis Jodorowsky, Cristobal, Adan, and Teo. Three of them are actors and has played in different movies, while the youngest son is a musician who is known by his stage name of Adanowsky. His second son Teo died of an overdose in 1995 at the age of 24.
The couple is living a happily married life together. As of now, there are no rumors of any conflict between the husband and the wife. They value their relationship and takes every care to keep it intact.
Alejandro Jodorowsky has amassed a net worth of $2 million, as of April 2019. He has earned a lot from his career as an actor. He has been active in the film industry for more than five decades. His long journey in the industry has helped him summon the reported net worth.
After working for more four decades in the industry, the veteran artist is currently enjoying the net worth in millions. He has an income of an estimated amount of $75,000 per annum from his different undertakings in the industry.
El Topo started his career by working in small roles in many movies. His major work is the movie El Topo which was released in 1970. Shortly afterward, he starred in another movie titled The Holy Mountain.
Similarly, in 1980, he released his children’s fable titled Tusk, a French drama film which was hot in India. In 1989, he released his next film Santa Sangre. Again in 1990, he came with a different film titled The Rainbow Thief.
Alejandro Jodorowsky has also written his autobiographical book. He wanted to convert his autobiography The Dance of Reality into a movie. His film was premiered on Cannes Film Festival in May 2013.
In addition, he also completed the sequel of his auto-biopic movie title Endless Poetry which was premiered on Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2016. He is also planning to make his movie The Son of El topo but is on hold due to the unavailability of finance.
Alejandro Jodorowsky is also very active on social media sites. He has 166,000 followers on his Instagram page, 1.95 million followers on his Twitter page, and 3.7 million followers on his Facebook page.
Jodorowsky updates his profile on a regular basis. He posts his views on different hot topics of the current time and also his latest updates.