|Celebrated Name:||Brian Grazer|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Brian Thomas Grazer|
|Age:||69 years old|
|Birth Date:||July 12, 1951|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Veronica Smiley (m. 2016), Gigi Levangie (m.1997 div.2007), Corki Corman (m.1982 div.1992), Theresa Mckay (m.1972 div.1979)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Riley, Sage, Thomas, Patrick)|
|Is Brian Grazer Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$450 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2020|
Brian Grazer is a producer of movies and television shows and a part-time screenwriter. He is well known for being the co-founder of Imagine Entertainment along with Ron Howard in 1986. Imagine Entertainment has produced some of the highest-rated movies such as The DaVinci Code, Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, and many more. Brian Grazer is a very successful producer whose produced films have grossed over $13 billion and are highly acclaimed movies.
Maybe you know about Brian Grazer very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Brian Grazer’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Grazer was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. His neighborhood lay in the region of Sherman Oaks and Northridge in Los Angeles’s San Fernando Valley. He was born to the couple Arlene Becker Grazer and Thomas Grazer. His father worked as a criminal defense attorney. During his High school, his parents split apart. He was the older brother in his family of two brothers.
His childhood days weren’t carefree as he had dyslexia when he was in school. Even though he had to go through these problems, he was hard-working, and this fetched him a scholarship to the University of Southern California (USC) in the stream of the psychology major. Grazer completed his graduation from USC’s School of Cinema-Television. After this, he also joined the stream of law in USC Law School for one year, but he had his interest in the line of cinema, and to pursue his life in Hollywood, he quit in 1975.
Grazer’s personal life has been a series of ups and downs. He has never had a settled marital experience until now. He has had his marriage four times. His first marriage was with Theresa Mckay in 1972. They got divorced in 1979. After this he married to Corki Corman in 1982, with her he had two children, son Riley (born 1986) and daughter Sage (1988). This couple split apart in 1992. His third marriage was with Gigi Levangie in 1997.
He met with Levangie because she was a novelist and screenwriter. They had two sons, Thomas (1999) and Patrick (2004). They got divorced in 2007. Now, Grazer is married to Veronica Smiley, who is the chief marketing officer of SBE, a hotel management company. They got engaged in April 2014 and got married two years later in February 2016. He is now currently settled in Santa Monica, California.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on July 12, 1951, Brian Grazer is 69 years old as of today’s date 1st December 2020. His height is 1.7m tall, and his weight is 61 kg.
Grazer started his career with his long-time friend Ron Howard as he produced his first feature film, Night Shift, in 1982. Grazer also started screenwriting as he, along with Howard, co-produced the movie Splash in 1984. This movie was the point which led him to bag an Oscar Nomination for Best Original Screenplay of 1984. He became well known for being the co-founder of Imagine Entertainment along with Ron Howard in 1986.
This production house started producing some of the biggest and successful movies and became very prolific. Grazer became one of the most versatile producers of all time as he produced movies in many genres. Here is a list of movies, that Grazer has produced in different genres throughout his career:-
In the genre of Comedy, his list of movies includes, The Dilemma (2011), Intolerable Cruelty (2003), How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), Liar Liar (1997), Life (1999), The Nutty Professor (1996), and Boomerang (1992).
In the genre of Dramatic thrillers, he has produced some of the high-grossing movies such as Angels & Demons (2009), Robin Hood (2010), and Cowboys & Aliens (2011), The Da Vinci Code (2006), American Gangster (2007), Changeling (2008), and Inside Man (2006).
He has recently released films which include Restless, which is directed by Gus Van Sant and J. Edgar, the Clint Eastwood-directed biopic of J. Edgar Hoover, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tower Heist, starring Ben Stiller and Eddie Murphy.
Awards & Achievements
Grazer is one of Hollywood’s widely known producers who has many awards, nominations, and achievements. His films and TV series have been nominated for 43 Academy Awards and 187 Emmys. Not only this, his production house, Imagine Entertainment, led him to win an Oscar for Best Picture for A Beautiful Mind in 2002.
His achievements also him having made a cameo appearance on the Animated series The Simpsons, and he received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1998. He is also named in one of Times’s 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2007.
Net Worth & Salary of Brian Grazer in 2020
Brian Grazer’s primary source of income is from his own Production house and his role as a producer and a screenwriter. His salary is not estimated, but Grazer’s net worth is expected to be around $450 Million as of December 2020.
In a career that spans around a quarter of a century, Brian Grazer has given Hollywood a new direction of producing movies. He, along with Ron Howard, has produced some of Hollywood’s biggest grossing film and has left an excellent impression for the people. Grazer never stopped chasing his dream, and with sheer determination, achieved what he dreamt of.