Paul Hirsch Net Worth

Paul Hirsch Net Worth is
$8 Million

Paul Hirsch Biography

Paul Hirsch was born on November 14, 1945 in New York, USA. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011).

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthNovember 14, 1945
Place Of BirthNew York, USA
ProfessionEditor, Editorial Department, Actor
Star SignScorpio

Interesting Facts

1Brother of Charles Hirsch. Former brother-in-law of Tina Hirsch


1[About the unexpected success of "Star Wars"] I won an Academy Award for "Star Wars" before I'd even started thinking about winning an Academy Award.
2In a sense, editing a film is doing the final rewrite. It's the chance to change lines or replace them in a different sequence. An editor is also dealing with time, which is more a concern in the musical arts. Only film and music require that an audience comprehend the details of a work of art over a given period of time.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest EditingMission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
2005EddieAmerican Cinema Editors, USABest Edited Feature Film - Comedy or MusicalRay (2004)
1978OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Film EditingStar Wars (1977)Marcia Lucas

Richard Chew
1978Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USAOutstanding EditingStar Wars (1977)Marcia Lucas

Richard Chew

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Achievement in Film EditingRay (2004)
1997Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Film EditingMission: Impossible (1996)
1996ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Film EditingMission: Impossible (1996)
1987ACECableACE AwardsEditing a Theatrical Special/Dramatic Special or Series/Movie or MiniseriesThe Blue Yonder (1985)Betsy Blankett Milicevic
1979BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Film EditingStar Wars (1977)Marcia Lucas

Richard Chew
1978EddieAmerican Cinema Editors, USABest Edited Feature FilmStar Wars (1977)Richard Chew

Marcia Lucas



The Mummy2017post-production
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol2011edited by
Source Code2011
Dylan Dog: Dead of Night2010
Love Ranch2010
Righteous Kill2008
Deck the Halls2006
Date Movie2006
E-Ring2005TV Series 1 episode
The Fighting Temptations2003
The Adventures of Pluto Nash2002
Mission to Mars2000
Lake Placid1999
Mighty Joe Young1998
Hard Rain1998
Mission: Impossible1996
I Love Trouble1994
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway1993
Falling Down1993
Raising Cain1992
Coupe de Ville1990
Steel Magnolias1989
Planes, Trains & Automobiles1987
The Secret of My Succe$s1987
Ferris Bueller's Day Off1986
The Black Stallion Returns1983
Creepshow1982segment "The Crate"
Blow Out1981
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back1980edited by
King of the Gypsies1978
The Fury1978
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope1977film editor
The Money1976
Phantom of the Paradise1974
Hi, Mom!1970

Editorial Department

World War Z2013additional editor - uncredited
The Great Gatsby2013additional editor
Life of Pi2012additional editing - uncredited
Lions for Lambs2007additional editor
Extreme Ops2002additional editor
The Clan of the Cave Bear1986additional editor
The Blue Yonder1985TV Movie editorial consultant
Home Movies1979editorial consultant
Phantom of the Paradise1974montage


I Love Trouble1994Man on Plane
Hi, Mom!1970Avery Gunnz


Close Encounters with Vilmos Zsigmond2016Documentary special thanks
A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers2009TV Movie documentary special thanks
Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy2004Video documentary special thanks
Double Negative1985Short special thanks


Cutting 'Carrie'2016Video documentary shortHerself
Have You Talked to the Others?: An Interview with Paul Hirsch2016Video documentary shortHimself
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer2009DocumentaryHimself
A Night at the Movies: The Suspenseful World of Thrillers2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - Interviewee
Paradise Regained: Brian de Palma's 'Phantom of the Paradise'2006Video documentaryHimself
Backstory2005TV Series documentaryHimself
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing2004DocumentaryHimself
Empire of Dreams: The Story of the 'Star Wars' Trilogy2004Video documentaryHimself - Film Editor
Sisters, l'autopsie2004Video documentary shortHimself
Visualizing 'Carrie'2001Video documentary shortHimself
'Obsession' Revisited2001Video documentary shortHimself
The Making of 'Psycho'1997Video documentaryHimself - Editor
Music for the Movies: Bernard Herrmann1992DocumentaryHimself
The 50th Annual Academy Awards1978TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Best Film Editing

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