Garry Marshall - Famous Television Producer

Garry Marshall Net Worth


Garry Marshall was an American actor, director, writer, and producer who had a net worth of $50 million at the time of his death. Garry Marshall began his career as a joke writer for comedians before transitioning to television and film, where he created and produced several famous shows and directed successful films such as ‘Beaches’ and ‘Pretty Woman’.

Key facts:

  • Garry Marshall was an American actor, director, writer, and producer.
  • He began his career as a joke writer for comedians like Joey Bishop and Phil Foster.
  • Marshall created and produced successful TV shows like "Happy Days", "Laverne & Shirley", and "Mork and Mindy".
  • His notable films include "The Princess Diaries", "Pretty Woman", and "Beaches".
  • Marshall appeared as an actor in various TV shows and films, including "Murphy Brown" and "A League of Their Own".

Basic Information About Garry Marshall

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Directors
ProfessionsScreenwriter, Actor, Film director, Television producer, Film Producer, Television Director, Voice Actor, Writer
Net worth$50,000,000
Date of birth1934-11-13
Place of birthThe Bronx
Date of death2016-07-19 (aged 81)
NationalityUnited States of America
Curiosities and TrademarksHector Elizondo was contracted to work in all his movies
Had worked with actor Hector Elizondo on every film he'd ever made, whether in a major/minor supporting role or uncredited cameo.
Frequently cast Hector Elizondo, Patrick Richwood and Larry Miller
Often showed baseball scenes or scenes related to the sport in his movies
SpouseBarbara Marshall - (9 MarchΒ 1963 - 19 JulyΒ 2016)Β (his death)Β (3 children)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

What Movie Awards did Garry Marshall win?


Golden Globe

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Garry Marshall awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
CΓ©sar - Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film Γ©tranger)NomineePretty Woman1991
EDA Special Mention Award - Hall of ShameNomineeValentine's Day2011
Prism Award - Best Feature FilmWinnerGeorgia Rule2008

Garry Marshall roles

Movie / Series Role
A League of Their OwnWalter Harvey
Hocus PocusDevil (Husband) (uncredited)
Pretty WomanDirector
Pretty WomanBum Tour Guide (uncredited)
OverboardDrummer (uncredited)
The Princess DiariesDirector
Runaway BrideDirector
Runaway BrideFirst Baseman in Softball (uncredited)
Never Been KissedRigfort
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal EngagementDirector
Race to Witch MountainDr. Donald Harlan
Valentine's DayDirector
Valentine's DayMusician (uncredited)
Mother's DayDirector
Mother's DayWriter
BeachesAudition Director (uncredited)
Chicken LittleBuck Cluck (voice)
Exit to EdenDirector
Exit to EdenPriscilla's Client (voice) (uncredited)
The MajesticStudio Executive (voice)
Orange CountyArthur Gantner
New Year's EveDirector
Live Nude GirlsMobster Don (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Raising HelenDirector
SoapdishEdmund Edwards
Frankie and JohnnyDirector
Life After BethGrandpa
Georgia RuleDirector
The Other SisterDirector
The Other SisterWriter
The Other SisterWriter
TomcatsUncle Murray (uncredited)
Jumpin' Jack FlashPolice Detective (uncredited)
The Flamingo KidDirector
The Flamingo KidWriter
Brooklyn Nine-NineMarvin Miller 1 episode, 2015
According to JimDoctor 1 episode, 2009
Liv and MaddieVic Defazerelli 1 episode, 2014
The Lucy ShowWriter
The Lucy ShowWriter
Made in HollywoodSelf 2 episodes, 2010-2011
The SimpsonsLarry Kidkill / ... 2 episodes, 1999-2011
The Sarah Silverman Program.Sharkcorp President 1 episode, 2008
The L WordSelf 1 episode, 2007
ERHarry Feingold 1 episode, 2009
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2004
MonkWarren Beach 1 episode, 2002
Happy DaysDirector

Garry Marshall's Quotes

  • There is more to life than show business.
  • When in doubt, you bring in relatives. Nepotism is a part of my work.
  • [Julia Roberts] was young, but just fearless, and she was obviously popping off the screen. Watching her grow up has been one of my pleasures.
  • In the education of the American people, I am Recess.

Garry Marshall's photos

Interesting Facts about Garry Marshall

  1. Marshall was known for his obsession with basketball: his contract had often obligated studios to provide a basketball court on his film locations.
  2. Known for the photo albums he made on each of his movies, taking separate pictures of himself with every member of the huge cast and crew.
  3. Attended Northwestern University (Evanston, IL), where he had a building specializing in radio/television/film production named for him and his wife. Wrote for the Daily Northwestern sports beat while in college, advocating that NU drop out of the Big Ten athletic conference.
  4. Graduated from DeWitt Clinton High School in New York [1952]
  5. Career started as a comedy writer.
  6. Was afraid of heights.
  7. Was the son of Anthony W. Marshall and Marjorie Marshall (nΓ©e Ward), a dance instructor.
  8. Was the brother of Penny Marshall and Ronny Hallin (nΓ©e Marshall).
  9. Was the father of Lori Marshall, Kathleen Marshall, and Scott Marshall.
  10. Was the uncle of Tracy Reiner, Penny Lee Hallin, Judy Hallin and Wendy S. Hallin.
  11. Owned and operated the Falcon Theater in Burbank, California which was run by his daughter, Kathleen Marshall and Rowan Joseph .
  12. Played the husband of his real-life sister Penny Marshall in Hocus Pocus (1993).
  13. His mother, Marjorie Marshall, appeared in the Happy Days (1974) episode, Happy Days: Beauty Contest (1976), as "Mrs. Weiss", the piano player.
  14. Was original choice to direct Sleepless in Seattle (1993).
  15. Former brother-in-law of Rob Reiner.
  16. Counted Julie Andrews as one of his favorite director/actor working experiences because she could act, she can sing, she's a lady who can curse with perfect diction.
  17. His father was of Italian descent. His maternal grandfather had English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry, and his maternal grandmother was of German descent.
  18. Directed one Oscar nominated performance: Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman (1990).
  19. Sam Wood's "Pride of the Yankees" is Marshall's favorite film.
  20. Worked for the New York Daily News as a copy boy in 1959 followed by a stint as a sports statistician in 1960.

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