Born on March 19, 1952, Harvey Weinstein is an American film producer and studio executive who is best known as the co-founder of Miramax, which producer several popular movies such as Pulp Fiction, Sex, Lies etc. He won an Academy Award for producing Shakespeare in Love. Recently he became a center of attraction when he was accused of decades of sexual harassment made in the New York Times. For more information, read the article below.
Before Fame: Before fame, he graduated from University of Buffalo.
Harvey Weinstein Parents/Ethnicity/Religion
Born in Flushing, New York, he is the son of Max Weinstein and Miriam. He was raised in a Jewish family. He has a younger brother, Bob Weinstein.
Harvey Weinstein Affair/Sexual Harassment/Wife/Married
He has married twice. In 1987, he married his assistant Eve Chilton. They divorced in 2004. They had three children. In 2007, he married English fashion designer and actress Georgina Chapman. They have a son and a daughter. For more information, contact him on twitter.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Full Name: Harvey Weinstein
- Nicknames: Harvey, Harvey Scissorhands, The Punisher
- Birthday: March 19, 1952
- Age: 65 years old
- Birthplace: Flushing, New York, US
- Current Residence: United States
- Education: University of Buffalo
- Profession: Film producer, film studio executive
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: White
- Religion: Jewish
- Political Party: Democratic
- Zodiac: Pisces
- Spouse/Wife: Eve Chilton (1987-2004) 3 children, Georgia Chapman (2007-present) 1 children
- Children: 5
- Net Worth: $150 million US
- Height: 6 feet (1.83 m)
- Weight: Not Available
- Feet Size: Not Available
- Shoe Size: Not Available
Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know
- At six feet tall, he has weighed over 300 pounds for several years.
- He is a member of the Democratic Party.
- He is the older brother of Bob Weinstein.
- He is the co-founder of Miramax Films.
- His father, Max Weinstein, died from a heart attack at age 52.
- He was made a Fellow of the British Film Institute in recognition of his outstanding contribution to film culture.
- He was awarded the French Legion of Honor on March 7, 2012 for his services and contributions to the film industry.
We have 65 BAFTAs, 75 Oscars, $2 billion in assets and hundreds of millions in profits. And, still, Michael Eisner won’t renew my contract.
Having kids has made me much more mature. The anger is gone. There’s a sweetness there.
The secret of making movies is having the strongest possible script.