Goldwyn is no less to the richest metal called gold. The winning race of Samuel Goldwyn the legendary independent producer and then Samuel Goldwyn Jr. is still on with the deserving John Goldwyn.

The viewers have watched some of the best films of Hollywood under the banner of Goldwyn. John had always given his best effort for the production of movies of different genres. Worthy men do not count their worth but the estimation of his net worth is not that easy and which will always be more than $19 million.

Early life

The creator of some memorable movies was born to Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and Jennifer Howard on 10th August, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA. John has two more siblings as Tony and Francis. John was a graduate from Stanford University.  He was born to family who were already an established name in the world panorama. It would not be unreasonable to state that John Goldwyn has a Hollywood lineage.

They are known for their impeccable production for some memorable movies from the time of his grandfather Samuel Goldwyn. Beside the Oscar winning husband Samuel, his grandmother Frances Howard was a notable actress of her times.

His father Samuel the Jr. was no less competent in the marathon relay race of the Goldwyn movies. When the focus goes to his mother Jennifer Howard the world had seen her as the actress on the screen and stage as well. “Gone with the Wind” still haunts the mind of movie lovers of all times. The unforgettable screenplay was has come up from the hand of John’s maternal grandfather Sidney Howard who had been the screenwriter for at least 70 movie. Sidney was well accompanied by the beauty of his actress wife Clare Eames.


John started his career in the film industry in 1981 as the production assistant in Ladd Company. Then he got his assignments in story editing. In the same year he got into the mail room at the same company. In 1985 he worked for Warner Brothers in the ‘Police Academy 2: Their first Assignment’. John was the executive producer for the film. Then John moved to join MGM/UA in the capacity of vice president senior production in the same year. In 1988 for the worldwide production he became the executive vice president.

In November 1990 John was the executive vice president of Paramount, a renowned name known to any movie lover. Next year in December 1991 Paramount Motion Pictures Group have left no other option but to honor John Goldwyn as their president.

In 1997 a special position was created for the pioneering personality at Paramount and his guidance as president was further required for another five years. In 2006 at “Dexter” which was a show time series John was the executive producer.

John had shepherded some excellent movies in his whole career which would always be remembered in many more days to come. In 2007 as a producer he guided “I’m Not There” and “Hot Rod”. Then in the following years the world has seen some brilliant movies, “Baby Mama”, “The Guild Trip”, “Gracepoint”, “Masterminds”, “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” and more. John got associated with the Discovery Channel for “Harley & The Davisons”. He is now in charge of producing “Manhunt: Unabomber”.

Personal life

John was earlier married to Colleen Camp and they got one daughter Emily Goldwyn. On 30th April, 2011 Jeffrey Michael Klein got into promised and exchanged ring with John at Marshall, California.

Quick summary:

Full Name: John Howard Goldwyn

Date of Birth: 10th August, 1958

Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA

Age: 59 years

Profession: Producer

Height: NA

Weight: NA

Net worth: $19 million