Dick Ebersol Net Worth
Dick Ebersol net worth: Dick Ebersol is an American network executive who has a net worth of $50 million. Like many TV executives, he has an impressive net worth, but it hasn't become without his share of controversy. He began his career behind the camera in 1967, when he became an Olympic-researcher for ABC. It was more than 2 decades later that Ebersol found his most notable home at NBC, when he was named president of NBC Sports in 1989. He was also able to produce the 1992 Olympics at Barcelona for NBC, his first Olympics in 20 years. While at NBC Sports, he also orchestrated several Olympics broadcasts and Super Bowls for the network. It might be easy to forget that Ebersol also has a lot of experience in fields of television other than sports. But in 1975, it was Eberso as Director of Weekend Late Night Programming at NBC who, along with Lorne Michaels, developed Saturday Night Live, which went on to become a huge phenomenon and continues to this day. During the brief period in which Lorne Michaels left the show, Ebersol was also the sole producer, serving as the man behind the show during the important Billy Crystal and Eddie Murphy eras in the 1980s. It's not known what the future holds for Dick Ebersol, but it's a safe bet that it will be spent in leisure and comfort thanks to his sizable net worth.