Sheryl Leach Net Worth

How much is Sheryl Leach Worth?

Random Celebrity
Sheryl Leach Net Worth
Net Worth:
$20 Million
Date of Birth
1952-12-31
Place of Birth
Dallas
Profession
Television Producer, Screenwriter, Film Producer

Sheryl Leach net worth: Sheryl Leach is an American author and television show creator who has a net worth of $20 million. Sheryl Leach is most famous for being the creator of the children's program "Barney & Friends". The idea for Barney came when Sheryl and some friends were already working on an idea for a children's show. At the time her son was obsessed with dinosaurs which led the group to create a series of videos called "Barney and the Backyard Gang". The videos were eventually discovered when an employee for Connecticut Public Television rented one at his local library. This led to Leach and her team creating an episodic version of the show for television. Barney & Friends would go on to air 268 episodes between 1992 and 2010. The show also spawned a series of books and toys which were extremely popular in the early to mid 1990s. In 2013, Sheryl Leach's son Patrick, who inspired the series 20 years earlier, was charged with the attempted murder of a 49 year old man named Eric Shanks in Malibu, California.

Sheryl Leach and Barney

Sheryl Leach Net Worth

Articles Written by Brian Warner
Prior to launching Celebrity Net Worth, Brian spent seven years as the Managing Editor of one of the largest entertainment portals on the internet. Before that, Brian attended Georgetown University where he double majored in finance and marketing. A native of Northern California, Brian currently resides in Los Angeles. Follow him on Google+.
More Information
Sheryl Leach

Sheryl Leach

Sheryl Lyna Stamps Leach is an American children's TV show creator and author much known for being the creator of the popular children's show Barney & Friends. Kathy Parker and Dennis DeShazer joined her in creating the show.
Profession
Date of Birth
  • 1952-12-31
Nicknames
  • Sheryl Stamps-Leach
  • Sheryl Stamps Leach
Nationality
  • United States of America
Country
  • United States of America
View Full Profile

Sheryl Leach Videos

Discussion