Guess no one needs an introduction to Harvey Weinstein. Harvey is currently serving his life in prison after being convicted on multiple rape charges against more than 80 women. Harvey Weinstein has been charged with multiple counts such as forced oral copulation, third-degree misconduct, and others.
On February 23, 2023, all the victims of Harvey were relieved when he was sentenced to 16 years in prison after long court sessions. The convicted rapist reportedly spent 16 years in California prison and another several years in New York.
Harvey Weinstein Biography
While he is serving his time in prison, let me take through his biography. Harvey was on a successful run in Hollywood for producing some of the classic and iconic movies such as Kill Bill, Spy Kids, The Lord of the Rings, and many others. Winstein worked alongside his siblings for 28 years in the film industry.
During these years as a producer, it is believed that Harvey and his brother have generated a massive figure of wealth by producing some of the greatest movies in history. However, all his accomplishments have been stripped down by moviegoers due to his inhuman behavior.
So, in this article, we will analyze some deep insights into his net worth, family, and early life.
Harvey Weinstein Wife Eve Chilton
Harvey Weinstein first married in 1987, to his assistant Eve Chilton. The couple was together for 23 years until they separated in 2004. During their 23-year romance, they gave birth to three daughters, Remy born in 1995; Emma ( born 1998), and Ruth (born 2002).
Eve was born on September 1, 1955. It is believed that she was working as his assistant at Miramax when they met in 1986. The duo instantly hit off and formed a relationship within a short time and got married.
Despite Eve coming from a wealthy family, she supported Harvey to reach great heights by encouraging and supporting him on the sidelines. However, they got separated after 23 years of marriage.
After three years, Harvey tied the knot again in 2007 with English actress and fashion designer Georgina Chapman. He gave birth to a daughter and a son, India Pearl and Dashiell Weinstein, with Georgina. His wife Georgina also filed for divorce when his sexual allegations started to come to light. Divorce was finalized in 2021, after years of court battles.
Harvey Weinstein Ex Wife Georgina Chapman
Georgina Chapman was born on April 1976 in London to Caroline Wonfor and Brian Chapman, a journalist and a businessman, respectively. Georgina is well known for her appearance in the advertisements for Head & Shoulders shampoo during her 20s.
She received her certificate in fashion design from Wimbledon School of Art in 2001; she began her career as a costume designer right after graduation. As she gained pace in her career, she appeared in various television shows and films such as “Bride & Prejudice” (2004) and other movies. She also appeared as a judge in “Project Runway: All Stars,” from 2012 to 2019.
Harvey Weinstein Net Worth
The former film producer and convicted rapist’s current estimated net worth is considered to be around $2 million. However, according to reports, during the peak of his career, his estimated net worth was reportedly around $300 million.
All of his wealth was reportedly crashed after the sexual allegations that stormed a #Metoo movement. At the same time, he was forced to pay his ex-wife for the divorce settlement. In addition, he paid the worth of millions to attorneys to protect himself from multiple lawsuits against him.
Moreover, his wealth also involves his real estate. He had several assets before the sexual allegations. Reports suggest that he sensed the storm of allegations lining up against him. Therefore, he sold several properties just days before the allegations became public.
In 2017, he sold six of his homes for a total figure of $56 million, which was 18 million profit from the buy-out price. One of the top listed houses includes his townhouse in New York City, which was purchased for $15 million and later sold for $25.6 million in March 2018.
From his townhouse property alone, he made $10.65 million in profits. If not for sexual allegations, his net worth would have been booming still.