Fighting for a year against cancer, Joel Schumacher died at the age of 80 years old, as reported Monday, the leaders of its communication. This great name of Hollywood, director of two Batman movies, is “peacefully” died in New York, the city where he originated from.
Very talkative about his sexual appetite, Joel Schumacher had declared in an interview with Vulture to have been “between 10 000 and 20 000 sex partners” in his life. Asked about the approximate number of his conquests, he could have slept with “thousands” of people. “The true number is between 10 000 and 20 000 conquest”, was responsible for it.
Openly homosexual, Joel Schumacher has helped to erase the prejudices that affect those who have had many sexual partners. When the journalist from Vulture says that this figure is “incredible”, Joel Schumacher replied : “It is little for a gay man.”
“I have never swung with anyone who makes me the honor to share a bed with me,” he explained. “I’ve had relationships with known people, I’ve slept with married people and I will take these secrets to my grave,” he assured during the interview. It is now done.
Joel Schumacher is in particular known for Batman Forever (1995) and Batman and Robin (1997), films that are fairly kitsch reminiscent of the TV series of the era, who were much divided.