The full name of Dick Wolf is Richard Anthony Wolf. He was born in 20th December 1946. He is one of the best TV Shows Writer, Producer, and Director. Let’s find out how much is Dick Wolf’s net worth in 2018.
Dick Wolf Early Life
Wolf was a son of homemaker George Wolf and his mother was Marie G. His mother was Roman Catholic and father was Jewish. He was born in the city of New York. As of schooling, he attended Saint David’s School, The gunnery and the University of Pennsylvania. He attended Phillips Academy too.
Dick Wolf Career, Awards & Achievement
Wolf joined NBC’s Hill Street Blues team in 1985 as a script consultant. He earned the Writer’s Guild and Emmy nomination for the episode named “What Are Friends For?” After sometime wolf decided to start, his own TV and movie Production Company and he started it in the name of Wolf Films. His most famous TV series was “Law & Order” which lasted for nearly 20 years and he won a lot of awards for it. “Law & Order” brought Dick Wolf to his desired limelight. “Law & Order” have a number of spin-offs one of the best of them are Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. This show was a superhit too. Wolf made another hit “Chicago Fire” in the year 2012.He was the author of fiction series of Harper Collins.
Awards & Achievements
Wolf won a lot of awards in his illustrious career. He started with winning Outstanding Drama Series award for “Law & Order” at Primetime Emmy Awards in 1997. Before that, he won Governors Award for “Creator/Producer – A creative force in television for 25+ years” in the New York Emmy Awards at 1995. He also won PGA awards Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television for “Law & Order” and Distinguished Entertainment Industry Award at Anti-Defamation League.
Both the awards were won in 1997. In 1998 he won the Publicists guild of America Showmanship Award. In Banff Television Festival in 2008, he was presented the Award of Excellence. He won the Special Edgar award in the Edgar Allan Poe awards in 2003 for “Law & Order”. In 2007 on Walk of Fame he was honored with Star on the walk of Fame.
In 2008 he won Founders award at International Emmy Awards, Honorary golden nymph at Monte-Carlo TV festival and PGA award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television. He also won the PGA award for Lifetime Achievement Award in Television in that year. In the year 2011 Wolf won Career Achievement Award from casting society of America and Grammy for Best Long Form Music Video. He was awarded OFTA TV Hall of Fame by Online film and television association in 2012.
Net Worth of Dick Wolf
Dick Wolf earned his wealth from the payment as a producer and director. His net worth now is $350 million. With his own production company and starring in TV shows, he has accumulated a lot of wealth over the years; He has not only earned huge amount of money but also have garnered huge respect among juniors and seniors as well.
Wolf married for three times and now lives with his third wife Noelle Lippman. He has four children. His second wife Christine Marburg wants renegotiation for their divorce terms and she fought a long battle for that.