Dick Wolf Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27 May, 2021
Facts of Dick Wolf
Date of Birth: 1946 , December-20
Age: 74 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Dick Wolf
Father George Wolf
Mother Marie G.
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York City, New York, the USA
Ethnicity White
Profession Writer, Director, Executive Producer, Creator.
Net Worth $550 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Face Color Fair
Weight in KG 120
Married Yes
Married to Noelle Lippman (separated)
Children 5
Divorce Susan Scranton, Christine Marburg
Education Phillips Academy, The Gunnery, Saint David's School, University of Pennsylvania,
Movies School Ties, The Super, No Man's Land, When You're Strange
TV Show Law & Order
Books The Intercept, The Ultimatum: A Jeremy Fisk, The Execution: A Jeremy Fisk
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Dick Wolf is a famous television writer, director, executive producer, and creator best known for Law & Order franchise and Chicago franchise ( police, courtroom, fire, and medical). Similarly, he has written books like The InterceptThe Ultimatum: A Jeremy Fisk NovelThe Execution: A Jeremy Fisk Novel, and many more. Besides writing, directing, and producing, he is also engaged in politics.      

Bio, Early Life, And Education

Dick Wolf was born Richard Anthony Wolf on December 20, 1946, in New York City, New York, the USA with the birth sign Sagittarius. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

He was born to the parents, Marie G. (mother) and George Wolf (father). Wolf attended Saint David's School and then went to The Gunnery. Later, he enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania and Phillips Academy

Professional Career: Created Popular Shows Like Law & Order Franchise, Chicago Franchise, and FBI Franchise. 

Dick Wolf is famous as a television writer, director, executive producer, and creator. He served as an advertising copywriter creating commercials for Crest toothpaste along with the slogan "You can't beat Crest for fighting cavities" at Benton & Bowles

Dick then moved to Los Angeles where he produced three screenplays like Masquerade, Hill Street Blues, and St. Elsewhere. Then, from 19090 to 2010, he worked in the Law & Order franchise starring Jerry Orbach, George Dzundza, Chris Noth, Dann Florek, Dennis Farina, and others. Additionally, Wolf was an executive producer of the CBS drama FBI in 2018.   

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He has won several awards for his achievements including an Emmy and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Besides that, the versatile personality is also involved in politics. He is a classmate of the previous U.S. President George W. Bush and was a manager of politician Fred Thompson. Dick supported Thompson in his bid, and as per the reports he contributed to Fred's campaign just before he revealed he was running.

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Net Worth And Salary

Dick Wolf is one of the highest-paid celebrities in Hollywood. He has a net worth of $550 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. As per the reports, the talented star earned around $70 million in 2012.   

In January 2019, his former wife Noelle Lippman disclosed that he receives in the range of $10 million to $15 million per month from his TV works which makes around $120 million to $180 million annually.  

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Without any doubt, the producer is currently living a lavish life with his family in a luxurious mansion. However, the information about his assets, cars, villas and other properties are yet missing.    

Personal Life; Married, Divorce, And Children

Taking about Dick Wolf's personal life, he is married three times and divorced twice (officially). He first married Susan Scranton on September 5, 1970. Sadly, the former couple divorced on March 16, 1983.   

Then, Dick moved on in his life and shared wedding vows with his second wife Christine Marburg on June 29, 1983. The couple shared three children named Olivia Wolf, Serena Wolf, and Elliot Wolf. Unfortunately, their marital relationship also did not run for life long, and they divorced in 2003. 

CAPTION: Dick Wolf and his former wife Noelle Lippman SOURCE: NY Page Six.

Again, Wolf tied the knot with his third wife Noelle Lippman on June 17, 2006. Together, the pair shares two kids. One of their children's names is Rex Wolf, while the other child's identity is not revealed.

Like Wolf's two marriages, he split with his third wife on Jan 17, 2019; however, the couple has not officially announced that they divorced or not. 

Most Asked Questions

1. How rich is Dick Wolf?

Wolf is one of the highest-paid celebrities with a net worth of $550 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. As per the reports, the talented star earns in the range of $10 million to $15 million per show.

2. Is Dick Wolf married?

He has been married three times during his lifetime. He was first married to Susan Scranton (1970-1983), then to Christine Marburg (1983-2005). As of 2021, he is separated from his third wife Noelle Lippman. The couple tied the knot in 2006.

3. How old is Dick Wolf?

Dick Wolf was born Richard Anthony Wolf on December 20, 1946, in New York City, New York, the USA. As of Feb 2021, he is at the age of 74.

4. How tall is Dick Wolf?

Wolf stands at the height of 6′ 4″ or 193cm.

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