Matthew Weiner Net Worth
Matthew Weiner net worth: Matthew Weiner is an American writer, director and producer who has a net worth of $25 million. Matthew Weiner was an award-wining writer who has worked on The Sopranos before he created the hit show Mad Men. It was writer-producer David Chase who put Weiner into the spotlight, bringing him on board his Emmy-winning series The Sopranos (HBO, 1999-2007). On the show Weiner served as a writer and producer during its fifth and sixth seasons, which saw some of the show's most memorable episodes. Once he rose to fame with The Sopranos, Weiner went on to pitch his advertising script titled Mad Men to numerous networks, but he found no takers. However, he eventually landed the show at American Movie Classics (AMC), a relatively obscure cable network. The series revolves around the lives of a group of advertising executives on New York's Madison Avenue in the 1960s. The show has since turned into a sizable hit with both audiences and critics. It quickly put AMC on the map. What's more, Mad Men helped Weiner become one of the most outstanding creative forces in 21st century television drama. Thanks to his work on Mad Men and Sopranos, Weiner has received nine Emmys and three Golden Globes. Off-screen, Weiner is married to architect Linda Brettler, with whom he has four sons. They currently reside in Los Angeles.