Mitchell Hurwitz Net Worth
Mitchell Hurwitz Net Worth: Mitchell Hurwitz is an American writer and producer who has a net worth of $15 million dollars. Born in 1963 in Anaheim, California, Mitchell Hurwitz started his first business when he was 12 years old: selling chocolate chip cookies with his dad and his brother. That business, called the Chipyard, still runs today in Boston, Massachusetts. Hurwitz earned his English and Theology degrees from Georgetown University before jumping into show business. He started out working on TV shows such as "The Golden Girls", "The Golden Palace", "The Ellen Show", and "Nurses" early in his career. Soon after, he was selected to develop a new sitcom about a wealthy, dysfunctional family. That show became "Arrested Development", which started filming in 2003 and starred Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett, and Michael Cera. It earned seven Emmy nominations and won five, including Outstanding Comedy Series, after its first season. The show ran on Fox for three seasons, despite poor ratings and high praise from critics. The second season earned eleven Emmy nods. In 2013, "Arrested Development" ran its fourth season on Netflix. Hurtwitz's other projects include "Sit Down, Shut Up", "The Thick of It", "My World And Welcome to It", and "Running Wilde". He and his wife, Mary Jo Keenen, have two children together.