Richard Rowland Net Worth, How did the late actor acquire such wealth and fame during the course of his career? Check this article to find out more about Richard Rowland Net Worth and his career.
About Richard Rowland
Richard Rowland is one those who created name for themselves in Hollywood. Having passed away over 60 years ago, he is still remembered for his contribution to Hollywood.
As of today, Richard Rowland Net Worth is $12 Million. Read on to find out more about Richard Rowland Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Richard A. Rowland|
|Date of Birth/Death||December 8, 1880 to May 12, 1947|
|Net Worth:||$12 Million|
Richard Rowland Life, Death and Career
Richard A. Rowland was born on the 8th of December 1880 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. However, Information about his parents is unknown.
Rowland created a studio Metro Pictures Corporation in 1915 with Louis B. Mayer and was managing it before leaving it in 1918.
He moved to Los Angeles where he started up another studio that produced movies such as The Eternal Question (1916), The Divorceé (1919), and What People Will Say? (1915).
Rowland notably said that “the lunatics have taken over the asylum” in reference to the action taken by Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford and other actors who took a stand to safeguard their work.
He went on to sell his studio Metro to Marcus Loew while working as an executive at Fox Film Corporation. Marcus Loew later created Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) which was the merger of Metro and Goldwyn Pictures Corporation.
Rowland as a member Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) contributed to improve the quality of Hollywood movies and also its profitability that most actors of today enjoy from his work.
As a professor at Colombia University, he wrote various articles on the development of the movie industry and its relationship with culture.
Rowland produced movies such as Cheers for Miss Bishop (1941), Along Came Love (1936), and The Divine Lady (1929).
As death is one thing that is constant in life, Rowland died on the 12th day in the month of May 1947. It wasn’t recorded if he suffered from any illness before his death.
Information about his children is unavailable but we will keep you updated as soon as possible.
Richard Rowland Net Worth
As of 2019, Richard Rowland Net Worth is $12 million. Richard Rowland Net Worth is accumulated from his career as a producer.
Also, his studio which he sold to Loew is worth millions of dollars. He also earned money as a professor at Colombia University.
However, Information about his houses is unavailable.
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