Michael Carreras Net Worth

Michael Carreras Net Worth is
$16 Million

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Michael Carreras (21 December 1927, in London – 19 April 1994, in London) was a British film producer and director. He was best known for his association with Hammer Studios, being the son of founder James Carreras, and taking an executive role in the company during its most successful years.As producer, he worked on The Curse of Frankenstein (1957), Dracula (1958) and The Curse of the Werewolf (1960) and She (1965) among over sixty other films. He is also wrote a smaller number of screenplays. He later turned his hand to directing, with The Savage Guns / Tierra brutal (1961), Maniac (1963), The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (1964), Slave Girls (1967), The Lost Continent (1968) and Shatter (1975) among others. In 1971, he took over directing Blood from the Mummy's Tomb after director Seth Holt died partway through filming.

Date Of BirthDecember 21, 1927, London, United Kingdom
DiedApril 19, 1994, London, United Kingdom
Place Of BirthLondon, England, UK
ProfessionProducer, Director, Writer
ParentsJames Carreras
Star SignSagittarius
1He was dominated by his strong-willed father, Sir James Carreras, and often felt strongly frustrated in his film career. He outlived his father by only four years.
2Educated at Reading School. From 1943 to 1950, served as associate producer at Exclusive Films. Subsequently, director, screenwriter and producer. Gradually introduced science-fiction into Hammer's output. Executive producer at Hammer Films from 1955. Managing director in 1971, and Chief Executive the following year. Forced to resign in 1979, when the company failed to secure finance and fell into receivership.
3Grandson of Enrique Carreras, co-founder of Hammer Films.
4Son of Sir James Carreras.


The Lady Vanishes1979executive producer
Shatter1974produced by
Nearest and Dearest1972producer
That's Your Funeral1972producer
Demons of the Mind1972producer
Straight on Till Morning1972producer
Dracula A.D. 19721972executive producer - uncredited
Vampire Circus1972executive producer - uncredited
Creatures the World Forgot1971producer
Moon Zero Two1969producer
The Lost Continent1968producer
A Challenge for Robin Hood1967executive producer - uncredited
Prehistoric Women1967producer
One Million Years B.C.1966producer
The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb1964producer
What a Crazy World1963producer
These Are the Damned1962executive producer
The Pirates of Blood River1962executive producer
Cash on Demand1961executive producer
The Curse of the Werewolf1961executive producer
A Weekend with Lulu1961executive producer
Scream of Fear1961executive producer
The Terror of the Tongs1961executive producer
Passport to China1960producer
Sword of Sherwood Forest1960executive producer
The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll1960producer
The Brides of Dracula1960executive producer
Hell Is a City1960producer
Never Take Sweets from a Stranger1960executive producer
Danger List1959Short executive producer
The Stranglers of Bombay1959executive producer
The Mummy1959producer
Yesterday's Enemy1959producer
The Man Who Could Cheat Death1959producer
Ten Seconds to Hell1959producer
The Hound of the Baskervilles1959executive producer
Tales of Frankenstein1958TV Short producer
The Snorkel1958producer
The Revenge of Frankenstein1958executive producer
Horror of Dracula1958executive producer
The Camp on Blood Island1958executive producer
A Clean Sweep1958Short executive producer
The Abominable Snowman1957executive producer
The Steel Bayonet1957producer
Enemy from Space1957executive producer
The Curse of Frankenstein1957executive producer
X the Unknown1956executive producer
Cyril Stapleton and the Show Band1955Short producer
Eric Winstone's Stagecoach1955Short producer
The Right Person1955Short producer
Break in the Circle1955producer
The Eric Winstone Bandshow1955Short producer
Race for Life1954executive producer
The Men of Sherwood Forest1954producer
The Big Deadly Game1954executive producer
The Unholy Four1954producer
Family Affair1954producer
The Black Glove1954producer
Three Stops to Murder1953producer
Four Sided Triangle1953producer
Man in Hiding1953producer
Never Look Back1952producer
The Dark Light1951producer


Blood from the Mummy's Tomb1971uncredited
The Lost Continent1968
Prehistoric Women1967
The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb1964
What a Crazy World1963
The Savage Guns1962
Passport to China1960
The Steel Bayonet1957
Cyril Stapleton and the Show Band1955Short
Eric Winstone's Stagecoach1955Short
The Eric Winstone Bandshow1955Short


Creatures the World Forgot1971written by
Moon Zero Two1969screenplay
The Lost Continent1968screenplay - as Michael Nash
Prehistoric Women1967screenplay - as Henry Younger
One Million Years B.C.1966screenplay
The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb1964screenplay - as Henry Younger
What a Crazy World1963writer
The Unholy Four1954

Casting Director

The Gambler and the Lady1952
Scotland Yard Inspector1952
Dead on Course1952
Whispering Smith Investigates1952
Man Bait1952
A Case for PC 491951


That's Your Funeral1972Man at First Funeral (uncredited)
The Black Glove1954Band Member (uncredited)


The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires1974presenter


Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror1994TV Movie documentary special thanks


100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror: The Double Demons1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror: The Walking Dead1996Video documentaryHimself
100 Years of Horror1996TV Series documentaryHimself - Producer, Hammer Films / Himself - Producer, 'The Mummy' / Himself
The Vampire Interviews1995Video documentaryHimself
Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Fear - Angst1984TV Movie documentaryGuest
Clapper Board1980TV SeriesHimself
Tuesday's Documentary1974TV Series documentaryHimself - Head of Hammer Films
Heisse Ware aus Hongkong1974TV Movie documentaryHimself
Treffpunkte1971TV Series documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Frankenstein Reborn: The Making of a Hammer Classic2012Video documentary shortHimself - Original Executive Producer
Hammer: The Studio That Dripped Blood!1987TV Movie documentaryHimself

Won Awards

1986Career AwardFantafestival

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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