Mitch Glazer Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Oct, 2019
Facts of Mitch Glazer
Date of Birth: 1953
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Mitchell Glazer
Birth Name Mitchell Aram Glazer
Father Leonard Glazer
Mother Zelda Glazer
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Key Biscayne, Florida
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $20 million
Weight in KG 73
Married to Kelly Lynch, Wendie Malick
Children 1
Divorce Wendie Malick
Education New York University
Sisters 1
Siblings 1
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Mitch Glazer is an American writer, producer, and actor best known for writing and appearing on Mr. Mike's Mondo Video (1979) and Scrooged (1988).

Glazer, who was previously married to Dream On actress Wendie Malick, is currently in a marital relationship with Kelly Lynch.

Born in Florida and Studied in Massachusetts and New York

Mitch Glazer was born as Mitchell Aram Glazer in 1953 in Key Biscayne, Florida, the United States of America, to parents Leonard Glazer and Zelda Glazer, who was an English teacher.

He was raised in Miami along with her sister Amy Glazer who is a film director by profession. Musicians Sidney Glazier and Tom Glazer are his relatives.

He studied at Miami Beach High School from where she completed her graduation in 1970. He then attended Clark University in Massachusetts but she later transferred to New York University.

Glazer is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His religion is Judaism. He stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches.


Mitch Glazer started his career as a writer for the Rolling Stone magazine and Crawdaddy! magazine. That was the time when he met Timothy White. The two are the writers of the popular music, Long Ago and Far Away.

Glazer worked as a reporter for the Crawdaddy! magazine in the late 1970s. He has since collaborated with his writing partner Michael O'Donoghue on many projects.

He and O'Donoghue are the writers of the 1988 holiday comedy film, Scrooged, starring Bill MurrayCarol KaneKaren Allen and Alfre Woodard.

He and O'Donoghue have also written his first film, 1979 comedy film "Mr. Mike's Mondo Video," together. Glazer was also one of the cast members of the film.

Most recently, Glazer wrote the 2015 television film, A Very Murray Christmas, starring Bill MurrayJason SchwartzmanGeorge Clooney and Miley Cyrus.

His upcoming film is a 2020 comedy-drama film, On the Rocks, which he is set to produce along with Sofia Coppola and Roman Coppola.

Holds a Whooping Net Worth of $20 Million

Mitch Glazer earns a decent amount of money from his career as a screenwriter, producer and actor. He has a whopping net worth of $20 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth website.

Glazer and his wife own two modern architectural homes: one in Hollywood Hills, California and another in Lone Pine, California.

CAPTION: Mitch Glazer House SOURCE: Pinterest

His 1988 film, Scrooged, was made under the budget of $32 million and the film had a box office collection of $60.3 million.

Married Life Wife Wife Kelly Lynch, Adopted a Daughter

Mitch Glazer has been married to a television actress, Kelly Lynch, who has appeared in Mr. Mercedes, Magic CityThe L Word and FREE STARZ: Magic City.

The couple tied the knot in 1992 and shortly after, they legally adopted a daughter, Shane Lynch, who is now an actress and has appeared in Ben Collins: Stunt Driver.

CAPTION: Mitch Glazer her wife Kelly Lynch and their daughter Shane Lynch SOURCE: gettyimages

Glazer was previously married to actress Wendie Malick, who has appeared on Dream On. The former couple exchanged wedding vows in 1982 and got a divorce in 1989.