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David Geffen Net Worth

David Geffen Net Worth is
$6.9 Billion

David Geffen Bio/Wiki 2018

David Lawrence Geffen was born on February 21, 1943 in Brooklyn, Ny, USA. David Geffen is the creator of Dreamworks SKG. He’s an American business magnate, producer, film studio executive as well as philanthropist. He’s an extremely gifted guy and is well-known all around the globe for his work. The founder of Dreamworks is a wealthy multi billionaire of the age. He’s got lots of property one ever believed. Not only is this, he’s the creator of Dream Works in the year 1994. Moving over to his schooling, he graduated from New Utrecht High School in Brooklyn and afterwards attended Santa Monica College, California.

David Geffen Net Worth $5 Billion

He’s a school drop out. He’s received lots of honours in his life for his work and is the wealthy billionaire of the age. In the year 2010, Geffen was named among the 2010 receivers of Ahmet Ertegun Award from Rock and Roll Hall of Framework. David Geffen has consistently lived a lavish life and is a among the most successful guy on earth. His net worth is $5 billion. He’s the guy who can afford all the relaxation of earth and possess many mansions. In the year 1975, Geffen sold the Asylum records to Warner Bros for $7 million. Geffen possesses among the finest groups of postwar American art on the planet. The American artwork contain useful pieces by Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning. Talking about his philanthropy side, he contributed $200 million that is the greatest gift ever recorded in the history of the university. Another one is Malibu house that’s considered among the wealthy and powerful residents in the region. It’s an excessive view with regal outside and amazing toilet, dining room and bedroom. The third one is NYC Penthouse which he possesses for $54 million. This mansion is spread in 12,000 square foot place. This central park penthouse is constructed on 785th avenue and contains the highest price ever paid in NYC. Talking about his avocations, he possesses a Rising Sun Yacht that will be the sixth biggest yacht on earth and he bought it from Larry Ellison and is worth $250 million. The opulent interiors are constructed by Seccombe Design. The high-end yacht offers various facilities lie hot tub, sauna, gymnasium, private theater and a basketball court. Not only is this, it can lodge 45 crew members and up to 16 guests.

Geffen wrote novels and gave his voices to many records. He’s got an older brother Mitchell Geffen and has two daughters. David was the theme of an American Masters PBS television documentary titled Inventing David Geffen. Geffen wrote novels and gave his voices to many records. He’s got an older brother Mitchell Geffen and has two daughters. David was the theme of an American Masters PBS television documentary titled Inventing David Geffen. David Geffen is additionally involved in various causes and contributed for many famous works today. Geffen lies to spend his cash in great works and is involved in American Foundation for equivalent rights. Up to 16 doesn’t possess just one yacht but another one additionally which is Pelorus yacht. Up to 16 purchased it from Russian billionaires ex wife Irina Abramovich for $300 million. It’s counted as the top 20 biggest yacht on the planet. This lavish yacht contains hot tub pool, and installed helipads, new zero rate stabilizers and additional wave runners and can place 18 guests with 48 members of staff. He most fascinating avocation is the set of American art work. It’s reported that, up to 16 sold 4 paintings for $420 million and 5th one for $134 million that’s the most high-priced painting one ever sold.

Full NameDavid Geffen
Net Worth$6.9 Billion
Date Of Birth21 February 1943
Place Of BirthBorough Park, Brooklyn, New York, USA
ProfessionAmerican business magnate, producer, film studio executive
EducationUniversity of Texas at Austin, Santa Monica College, Brooklyn College, New Utrecht High School
ParentsAbraham Geffen, Batya Volovskaya
SiblingsMitchell Geffen
Nicknamesdavid_geffen , David Lawrence Geffen
AwardsTony Award for Best Musical, Tony Award for Best Play, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Animated Program
MoviesInterview with the Vampire, Little Shop of Horrors
TV ShowsBeetlejuice
1Co-founded Asylum Records in 1971.
2UCLA announced in December 2012 that this 'visionary donor'/ philanthropist had also established a $100-million scholarship fund for students of the Geffen School of Medicine.
3Of Polish-Jewish and Ukrainian-Jewish descent.
4In 2006, he donated $1.6 million to the David Geffen Foundation.
5A supporter of Leonard Peltier, whom he believes was wrongly convicted of the 1975 murders of two FBI agents, he said he became disillusioned by Bill Clinton's decision to pardon financier Marc Rich, instead of Peltier. This caused a rift between him and the Clintons, and led to his decision to endorse Barack Obama for president, instead of Hillary Clinton.
6Ranked #12 on Premiere's 2006 "Power 50" list along with DreamWorks co-founder Jeffrey Katzenberg. They had ranked #12 in 2005 as well.
7Same birth date as Mikhail Vartanov, Riccardo Fellini, King Harald V and Nina Simone
8In 2005 he lost a California civil suit, forcing him to grant right-of-way to public sunbathers on the beach of his private home in Carbon Beach, California.
9In 1980 he signed John Lennon to what would prove to be the latter's last recording contract.
10Announced a $200-million donation to UCLA medical school in May 2002, the largest single donation to a US medical school in history. The school will be named The David Geffen School of Medicine. The campus already includes The Geffen Playhouse. which was named after him when he donated $6 million to the university. He has also bestowed gifts of $2.5 million to Los Angeles' AIDS Project, as well as another $2.5 million to New York city's Gay Men's Health Crisis, and $1.4 million to AIDS Action in Washington, DC.
11Sits on USC School of Cinema-Television's Board of Councilors
12Co-founder with Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg of DreamWorks SKG.
13Dated Marlo Thomas and Cher long before he publicly came out as gay.


Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles1994producer
Beetlejuice1989-1991TV Series executive producer - 94 episodes
Little Shop of Horrors1986producer
Personal Best1982executive producer


Little Shop of Horrors1986ADR voice - uncredited / producer: off-Broadway production


Vito2011Documentary special thanks
Coming Attractions: The History of the Movie Trailer2009Documentary thanks
A Single Man2009the producers wish to thank
The Kid Stays in the Picture2002Documentary thanks
Medal of Honor1999Video Game special thanks
Trespasser1998Video Game special thanks
Barney's Great Adventure1998special thanks: "Barney's Godfather"


The Art of Impermanence: David Geffen2012Documentary short completed
Judee Sill: How to Give My Heart AwayDocumentary filmingHimself
Everything Is Copy2015DocumentaryHimself
All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records2015DocumentaryHimself
History of the Eagles2013TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
American Masters2003-2012TV Series documentaryHimself / Former Agent
Legends of the Canyon: The Origins of West Coast Rock2010Documentary
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Warren Beatty2008TV SpecialHimself
Hotel California: LA from The Byrds to The Eagles2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven Spielberg1996TV Special documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Putting It Together: The Making of the Broadway Album1985Video shortHimself
The 37th Annual Tony Awards1983TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Best Musical

Archive Footage

Inside the White House1995TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)

Won Awards

1990Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Animated ProgramBeetlejuice (1989)

Known for movies

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