Chuck Lorre Net Worth
Chuck Lorre net worth: Chuck Lorre is an American writer, producer, composer, and director with a net worth of $800 million dollars. Chuck Lorre has produced, written, or directed such hit shows as "Grace Under Fire", "The Big Bang Theory", "Two and a Half Men", and is the current executive producer of "Mike and Molly". He started out as a touring musician, but shifted his focus in 1986. Chuck Lorre, also known as Charles Michael Levine, was born in Bethpage, Long Island, New York, and went on to attend the State University of New York at Potsdam. However, he left school after his sophomore year to pursue a career in songwriting. After working for several years as a touring musician and songwriter, including writing the hit song, "French Kissin' in the USA" for Deborah Harry, he became a writer on the hit sitcom, "Roseanne". From there, he moved on to developing his own series, beginning with the sitcom, "Grace Under Fire". He followed up "Grace Under Fire's" success with "Cybill". From there, he went on to create, write, and produce "Dharma & Greg", "Two and a Half Men", "The Big Bang Theory", and "Mike & Molly". He created, wrote, and executive produced the TV series Mom which debuted in 2013. Starting in 2017 he also created, wrote, and executive produced the television series Disjointed and Young Sheldon. Lorre was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Comedy Series for Two and a Half Men from 2006 to 2008 and for The Big Bang Theory from 2011 to 2014. He has won numerous awards including Screenwriters Choice Awards for Best Television Comedy for The Big Bang Theory in 2014 and 2015. Lorre was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 2012. In 2009 he was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Television at 7021 Hollywood Blvd. He was married to Playboy Playmate Karen Witter from 2001 to 2010.