How Much Is Chris Henchy’s Net Worth?

Famed producer and writer Chris Henchy is one of the most well-known figures ion the movie industry. His incredible tenure and exceptional talents in the field has allowed him to gather a net worth of around $50 million.

He started his career back in 1996 by writing Campus Cops and has made himself one of the prominent writers. The American personality has written for the films like Land of the Lost, The Other Guys and The Campaign.

Chris Henchy’s Net Worth: Income Sources & Salary

Professional for over 2 decades, Henchy’s writing career not only earned him a massive fame but also huge earnings. As of June 2022, Chris Henchy’s net worth is estimated to be around $50 million.

Alongside writing, Chris also garnered hefty sum as a producer of TV sitcomes such as Spin City and Life With Bonnie.

Also, his wife, Brooke Shields, is also a famous actress and has a net worth of around $20 million.

The average pay for a screenwriter is around $60,000 and big budget films pay well over $100,000.

Likewise, according to the Writers Guild of America, the average pay for a writer is around $3,703 per week and anyone above staff writer can earn around $6,036 per week.

Chris Henchy

Chris Henchy
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So, the veteran writer for many TV sitcoms and movies surely makes hundreds of thousand dollars.

Well, his movies Land of the Lost, The Other Guys and The Campaign made the box office collection of $68.8 million, $170.4 million and $104.9 million respectively.

Career Journey: Struggle to Success

Chris began his career working in New York’s Wall Street. After this, he left his job and wanted to have a career in comedy, he began to write monologue jokes for Garry Shandling’s The Larry Sanders Show.

Similarly, he also worked as a screenwriter for MTV and various other channels. Then, in collaboration with Will Farrell, Henchy created the website Funny or Die.

Also, he wrote and produced Battery Park, The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, The Other Guys, and Land of the Lost. Adding to this he also directed the movie for the Impractical Jokers.

The average salary for a producer is around $111,590 per year while a comedy writer collects $57368 a year.

Advertisements, Endorsements & Sponsorships

Henchy’s feature film project has been invested in by Funny or Die. He also worked as the writer for various comedy and drama projects.

His fame in the industry and beyond has made him famous and a welcome face among the public. However, the producer and writer’s commercials or endorsment deal are not available meanwhile.

Probably, he could earns a hefty sum if had signed endorsments.

But rather than appear on the screnn, Chris, a writer and prefers to work behind the scenes.

Chris Henchy’s Assets, House, Car, Lifestyle & Expenses

Henchy is a multimillionaire and is sure to live a lavish lifestyle. The writer and producer is worth more than $50 million as of June 2022.

He spends big on properties and estates, in fact, he bought a 4-story, brick house in Manhattan whose value is estimated to be around $5.6 million.

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Back in June 2015, Henchy alongside his wife Brooke put their Pacific Palisades, California house for rent, asking $30,000 per month. The duo bought the property back in 1997 for $3.25 million.

Although the exact figures of his taxes are not available, but his house in California seeks 0.793% of the house’s market value as property tax, while the Manhattan house charges 1.925% upon its assessed value.

He also spends big on vacations and trips, in fact, he and his wife take a lot of trips to various holiday destinations.

Charity & Insurance

Chris Henchy is a very rich man and he is sure to have insurance but the exact policies and plans of his insurance are not available in the media.

Although there is no information about Henchy being involved in any kind of charity work his wife is regularly involved in various charities that supports various causes.

As a matter of fact, she has associations with charities like AIDS LIFE, American Cancer Society, American Foundation for AIDS Research, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS.

Chris Henchy’s Personal Life –Age, Height, Wife & Married Life

Chris Henchy was born Christopher Thomas Henchy on March 23, 1964, in New York City, New York, U.S. His father’s name isMichael Henchy and mother is Patricia Henchy.

He grew up in the quaint but well-developed city of Augusta, Georgia. Henchy holds Americnan nationality and is of white ethnicity.

Regarding his education, he enrolled at Saint Mary on the Hill Catholic School and later went to Friendswood High School. He graduated high school in 1982, later earned a Bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of New Mexico.

As of June 2022, Henchy’s age is 58 and has a height of 6ft. (185 cm).

Married Life With Wife Brooke Shields

He met actress, author, and model Brooke Shields on the lot of Warner Bros. and soon after got engaged in July 2000 while on vacation in Mexico.

The couple got married on April 4, 2001. They share 2 children together, both daughters:  Rowan Francis Henchy (born on May 15, 2003) and Grier Hammond (April 18, 2006).