American film cinematographer and director Caleb Deschanel has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in September 1944. Deschanel attended the USC School of Cinematic Arts, Johns Hopkins University, and the AFI Conservatory. He is member of the National Film Preservation Board of the Library of Congress. As a director Deschanel has directed scores of films including More American Graffiti, Being There, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Let’s Spend the Night Together, The Natural, The Slugger’s Wife, It Could Happen to You, Fly Away Home, Hope Floats, Message in a Bottle, Anna and the King, The Patriot, The Hunted, Timeline, The Spiderwick Chronicles, The Passion of the Christ, National Treasure, Ask the Dusk, Killshot, The Right Stuff, My Sister’s Keeper, Killer Joe, Dream House, Jack Reacher, The Black Stallion, and A New York Winter’s Tale. He has been nominated for five Academy Awards. He won awards from Hollywood Film Awards, the American Society of Cinematographers, National Society of Film Critics Awards, and National Board of Review. He is the father of actresses Emily and Zooey Deschanel.