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Henry Louis Gates Net Worth

Henry Louis Gates Net Worth is
$1.3 Million

Henry Louis Gates Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Henry Louis "Skip" Gates, Jr., (born September 16, 1950) is an American literary critic, educator, scholar, writer, and editor. He was the first African American to receive the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Fellowship. He has received numerous honorary degrees and awards for his teaching, research, and development of academic institutions to study black culture. In 2002, Gates was selected to give the Jefferson Lecture, in recognition of his "distinguished intellectual achievement in the humanities."Gates has hosted several PBS television miniseries, including the history and travel program Wonders of the African World and the biographical African American Lives and Faces of America. Gates sits on the boards of many notable arts, cultural, and research institutions. He serves as the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University, where he is director of the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research.
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Date Of BirthSeptember 16, 1950
Place Of BirthPiedmont, West Virginia, USA
ProfessionWriter, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
EducationPotomac State College of West Virginia University, Yale University, University of Cambridge, Yale Law School, Clare College, Cambridge
NationalityAmerican
ChildrenLiza Gates, Meggie Gates
ParentsPauline Augusta (Coleman) Gates, Henry Louis Gates, Sr.
AwardsMacArthur Fellowship, Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, American Book Awards, Jefferson Lecture, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Nonfiction, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Historical Programming – Long Form
NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction
MoviesAmerica Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr, Looking for Lincoln, A Conversation with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
TV ShowsFaces of America, African American Lives, Finding Your Roots, The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Star SignVirgo
#Fact
1Son of Henry Louis Gates Sr..
2Professor, Harvard University African and African-American Studies.
3Graduate of Yale University with a B.A. in History.

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.2012-2016TV Series documentary 28 episodes
The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.2013TV Mini-Series documentary 6 episodes
Black in Latin America2011TV Series writer - 4 episodes
Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr.2010TV Series documentary writer - 4 episodes
Looking for Lincoln2009TV Movie
African American Lives2006-2008TV Mini-Series documentary writer - 8 episodes
Oprah's Roots: An African American Lives Special2007TV Movie documentary
America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr.2002TV Mini-Series documentary as Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Leaving Cleaver: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Remembers Eldridge Cleaver1999TV Movie documentary writer
Wonders of the African World with Henry Louis Gates Jr.TV Mini-Series documentary 5 episodes, 1999 written by - 1 episode, 1999
Frontline1998TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Great Railway Journeys1996TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Independent Lens2005-2017TV Series documentary executive producer - 2 episodes
Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise2016TV Mini-Series documentary producer
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.2012-2016TV Series documentary executive producer - 28 episodes
The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.2013TV Mini-Series documentary executive producer - 6 episodes
Black in Latin America2011TV Series executive producer - 4 episodes
Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr.2010TV Series documentary executive producer - 4 episodes
Looking for Lincoln2009TV Movie executive producer
African American Lives2006-2008TV Mini-Series documentary executive producer - 8 episodes
Oprah's Roots: An African American Lives Special2007TV Movie documentary executive producer
Let the Church Say, Amen2002Documentary executive producer - as Henry Louis Gates Jr, Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Leaving Cleaver: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Remembers Eldridge Cleaver1999TV Movie documentary executive producer
Frontline1998TV Series documentary executive producer - 1 episode

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
12 Years a Slave2013historical consultant - as Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth2013Documentary historical advisor - as Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.
The Loving Story2011Documentary scholarly advisor - as Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Independent Lens2007TV Series documentary historical consultant - 1 episode
African American World2005TV Movie documentary advisor
Boycott2001TV Movie consultant - as Dr. Henry Louis Gates

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Leaving Cleaver: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Remembers Eldridge Cleaver1999TV Movie documentary

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Experience2008TV Series documentary special thanks - 4 episodes
Baadasssss Cinema2002TV Movie documentary special thanks - as Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Amistad1997the producers wish to thank - as Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.
The Vernon Johns Story1994TV Movie special thanks - as Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Eyes on the Prize1987-1990TV Series documentary special thanks - 11 episodes

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Gettysburg Address2017Documentary post-productionHimself
The View2017TV SeriesHimself - Author
Independent Lens2013-2017TV Series documentaryHimself
Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise2016TV Mini-Series documentaryHost - Narrator
13th2016DocumentaryHimself - Interviewee (as Henry Louis Gates Jr.)
Overheard2016TV SeriesHimself - interviewee
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.2012-2016TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Host
CBS This Morning2014TV SeriesHimself - Harvard Professor
Nas: Time Is Illmatic2014DocumentaryHimself (as Skip Gates)
The Hip-Hop Fellow2014DocumentaryHimself
12 Years a Slave: A Historical Portrait2014Video documentaryHimself, professor, Harvard University
The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.2013TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself, host and narrator
Charlie Rose1996-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tavis Smiley2004-2013TV SeriesHimself
Mankind Decoded2013TV SeriesHimself - Harvard University
Mankind the Story of All of Us2012TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Harvard University
Reflections of Us2010Documentary shortHimself
America: The Story of Us2010TV Series documentaryHimself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates Jr.2010TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
Jeopardy!2010TV SeriesHimself - Video Clue Presenter
The Colbert Report2008-2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Looking for Lincoln2009TV MovieHimself
Black Magic2008TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
African American Lives2006-2008TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Host
Oprah's Roots: An African American Lives Special2007TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
Taboo: The Controversy of Black/White 'Race Mixing' in America2005Video documentary
A Place of Our Own2004DocumentaryHimself
Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property2003DocumentaryHimself
America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr.2002TV Mini-Series documentaryPresenter (as Henry Louis Gates Jr.)
American Masters2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Leaving Cleaver: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Remembers Eldridge Cleaver1999TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
Wonders of the African World with Henry Louis Gates Jr.1999TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Host
Great Railway Journeys1996TV Series documentaryHimself / Presenter
Color Adjustment1992DocumentaryHimself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2014EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Historical Programming - Long FormThe African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013)
2014EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Historical Programming - Long FormThe African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (2013)

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