Harvey Weinstein is an American Film Producer, who worked as a writer, co-producer, co-executive producer and co-founder of Miramax Entertainment Company. That was started in collaboration, with his younger brother in 1979.
Harvey Weinstein Net Worth 2020
As of 2020, his net worth is estimated at $50 million. Harvey Weinstein was at the sky level, which couldn’t stay for longer. All the problems occur, while he was going through the cases and lost on his image and business simultaneously.
Harvey Weinstein Biography
|Full Name||Harvey Weinstein|
|Birthdate||19th March 1952|
|Birth Place||New York, USA|
|Age (as of 2020)||68 Years|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Wife||Eve Chilton, Georgina Chapman|
|Daughter(s)||India Pearl, Remy, Emma, Ruth|
Harvey Weinstein was born on 19th March 1952, in a Jewish family in New York. His father Max Weinstein was a diamond cutter, who was married to Miriam- Harvey’s mother.
He got married to his assistant Eve Chilton in 1987. They both have 3 children, but they got divorced in 2004 due to some temperamental differences that don’t get sorted out.
After this, Harvey married George Chapman who was an English Fashion Designer and an actress. Out of his second marriage, he has 2 children. His wife deserted him after the cases were filed against Harvey for sexual crimes by few females.
He has joined John Bowne High School and pursued his graduation in 1973, from State University Of New York at Buffalo.
Beginning of Future
Harvey Weinstein gave the first hit movie, The Secret Policeman’s Other Bail in 1982. Post which, Miramax Entertainment Company released its movie- Sex, Lies, And Videotapes.
Awards and Contributions
- Harvey Weinstein was awarded for Excellence In Film, by Britannia Award in 1996.
- He was honored with Producer’s Award in 1997, by Gotham Awards.
- Harvey was respected with the Academy Award for Best Picture, The English patient in 1997. The movie was the creation of Miramax Company.
- In 2003, Harvey was awarded Special Award by Saturn Awards.
Career Graph Fluctuated
Harvey has been one of the well known and wealthy personalities, who owned the worth of $300 million some time back. However, his personal life turned his career upside down making him walk down the stairs to the start.
As per the sources, Harvey was charged with the cases of sexual assaults by approximately 80 women from different spheres of society. That resulted in his dismissal, from his own company. As the whole scenario resulted in the shattering of his image, within very few days.
Harvey didn’t lose only on his image and market value, along with the financial loses. However, he also lost his degree and awards due to the controversies occurred in his life as an accident. The awards and degree got revoked and he was not able to claim anything back.
Active Role In Different Spheres
Harvey Weinstein has been an active supporter, for various social causes. Such as Poverty, Juvenile Diabetes, AIDS and other leading concerns. He has also worked with Non- Profit Organizations, for helping the people in despair.
He was also working as an active producer in reality show, Project Runway. His contribution to the fashion industry cannot be ignored.
Harvey was also an active supporter and contributor to the Democratic Party. That made him participate in the campaigns of President Barack Obama.