Last Updated: February 2, 2024
Richest BusinessProducers
Net Worth:
$50 Million
Jan 3, 1937 - Nov 14, 2014 (77 years old)
Long Beach
Screenwriter, Television producer, Film Producer, Television Director, Composer
United States of America
💰 Compare Glen A. Larson's Net Worth

What is Glen A. Larson's Net Worth?

Glen A. Larson was an American producer, writer and television show creator who had a net worth of $50 million. Glen A. Larson is probably most famous for creating the TV shows Quincy M.E., Magnum P.I., Knight Rider, The Fall Guy, Battlestar Gallactica and more. He was born on January 3, 1937 in Long Beach, California and actually got his start in the entertainment business as a singer. He was a member of a group called The Four Preps which went on to release three gold records. Larson composed many of the group's biggest hits. After his singing career, Glen transitioned to television production. He worked on The Fugitive before landing his own production deal with Universal Studios. When he sold the original idea for the TV show Battlestar Gallactica, he was given a then-unheard-of $1 million per episode budget.

The show was canceled after one season. Larson's first massive hit was Quincy, M.E., which aired 146 episodes between 1978 and 1983. Next, he created Magnum P.I. which aired 162 episodes between 1980 and 1988. The Fall Guy aired 113 episodes. Larson was a TV hit machine during his heyday. More recently, he served as a producer on the modern version of Battlestar Gallactica and the spinoff Caprica. Glen A. Larson died on November 14, 2014 in Santa Monica, California at the age of 77.

All net worths are calculated using data drawn from public sources. When provided, we also incorporate private tips and feedback received from the celebrities or their representatives. While we work diligently to ensure that our numbers are as accurate as possible, unless otherwise indicated they are only estimates. We welcome all corrections and feedback using the button below.
Did we make a mistake?
Submit a correction suggestion and help us fix it!
Submit a Correction