Gene Roddenberry Net Worth

Net Worth: $500 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Film and Television
  • Birth Place:

    El Paso, Texas, USA
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Majel Barrett)
  • Full Name:

    Eugene Wesley "Gene" Roddenberry
  • Nationality:

    American
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About Eugene Wesley "Gene" Roddenberry

Gene Roddenberry's net worth stands at $500 million. Eugene Wesley Gene Roddenberry was a famous TV screenwriter and producer in the U.S. He accumulated his wealth through creating the Star Trek film series and other TV series. During the World War II, Gene flew 89 combat missions in the United States Army Air Forces, and later after the war, he worked as a commercial pilot. He joined the Los Angeles Police Department like his father to provide for his family but started focusing on writing scripts for TV programs.

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He was born on August 19th, 1992 in El Paso Texas. He was raised in Los Angeles California. He wrote scripts for Have Gun-will, Highway Patrol, among other series. He also managed to produce his own TV series entitled The Lieutenant. He created Star Trek in 1964 and it premiered two years later (1966). This series ran for 3 seasons before it was canceled. In 1985 he was the first TV writer to have a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. He died of cardiopulmonary arrest on 24th of October 1991.

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Earnings 1993

Asset Jan. 1993
Purchase value of Gene Roddenberry's Rolls-Royce
$100,000
Salary Jan. 1993
Salary for every episode of the television series Star Trek as the show's creator, writer and producer
$77,000

Earnings 1991

Box Office Sales Dec. 1991
Worldwide box office sales of the movie Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country as the film's executive consultant
$96,900,000
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