Joe Roth net worth: Joe Roth is an American film executive, producer and film director, born June 13, 1948 in New York in United States who has a net worth of $700 million. After passing a journalism degree, Joe Roth found his first job as a production assistant in an advertising company in San Francisco. In 1974, he moved to Los Angeles at the head of an improvised theater group and two years later, in 1976, he produced his first film Tunnelvision with Chevy Chase. It is a success whose benefits allowed to produce other films as Director such as Streets of Gold in 1986. In 1987, he co-founded a production company, Morgan Creek Productions, which will produce films such as Young Guns in 1989, Faux-Semblants and the Indians.
In 1989, he was appointed president of the Fox Film Department, and then, in 1992, he was hired by the Walt Disney Company to produce films under the label Caravan Pictures, which he became president two years later. The studio was established in 1993 and has produced several films after the original contract which provided for 25 films to be distributed by Buena Vista Distribution.
In 1994, he became president of the Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group following the resignation of Jeffrey Katzenberg, then in April 1996 CEO of Walt Disney Studios Entertainment. He recorded many successes for six years. In 2000, he resigned to found Revolution Studios. He took the opportunity to return to the realization after 10 years of absence with Couple of stars with Julia Roberts. It is also one of the owners of the Seattle Sounders FC, MLS diamonds club, based in Seattle.