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Barry Diller Net Worth

Barry Diller Net Worth is
$2.7 billion

Barry Diller Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Diller leave 20th Century Fox in 1992 and bought a $25 million stake in QVC teleshopping network. Diller subsequently started a bid to buy Paramount Communications, but lost it to Viacom. Diller stepped down from QVC in 1995. In 1997, Diller got the assets of Silver King Broadcasting, the collective group of over the air TV stations possessed by then Bud Paxson’s Home Shopping Network in addition to the Home Shopping Network itself. Along with this particular acquisition, Diller additionally bought the rights to the USA Network in the Bronfman family. The aim of the network was to possess the main, WAMI, create sports and news programming while examining general interest scheduling for the other stations in the group, of which the overall interest scheduling would be locally made by the other stations in the group. Because of the high costs involved with creating and getting gift for shows outside the normal regions of New York City and Los Angeles, plus the significantly low standings such shows received in Miami Beach, the rest of the shows were moved to La to recover traction, but never did. Diller finally sold the TV advantages to Univision after rejecting a bid from The Walt Disney Company. The USA Network and its particular assets were later sold off to Vivendi. Diller kept the assets of the Home Shopping Network as well as the following Internet assets he got after to reinforce the HSN On-Line stable that afterwards became IAC/InterActive Corp.

Barry Diller Net Worth $1.8 Billion Dollars

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IMDB Wikipedia


Full NameBarry Diller
Net Worth$2.7 billion
Date Of BirthFebruary 2, 1942
Place Of BirthSan Francisco, California, United States
ProfessionBusinessperson, Film Producer
EducationUniversity of California, Los Angeles
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseDiane von Fürstenberg (m. 2001)
ParentsReva Addison, Michael Diller
NicknamesBarry Charles Diller
AwardsDGA Honorary Life Member Award, Drama League Award for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play
MoviesTop Five
Star SignAquarius
#Quote
1We want to be able to sell you anything, anywhere, any time you want it.
2The world is changing. Networks without a specific branding strategy will be killed. I envision a world of highly niched services and tightly run companies without room for all the overhead the established networks carry.
3The American public tunes in every night hoping to see two people screwing. Obviously we can't give them that but let's always keep it in mind.
4[on public input into the entertainment medium] Th truth is there isn't that much talent to go around. Watching cats fry grandmother's dog, or whatever, is nice and will attract some people. And there'll be a very occasional piece of genius. I'm not demeaning content by ordinary folk. I'm just saying if you want to reach large audiences, then rely on professionals, meaning people who are in the industry and are trained for it, rather than just idiot savants.
#Fact
1Bought on-line search engine Ask Jeeves for $1.9 billion. [March 2005]
2Stepfather of Tatiana von Furstenberg.
3Stepfather-in-law of Russell Steinberg.
4In 1996, Diller's IAC/InterActive Corp, acquired Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. when the film production/distribution company faced major financial setbacks in 1995. The deal was finalized in 1997.
5Owns Match.com.
6Owns USA Networks and its interactive subsidiaries.
7Owns LendingTree.com and RealEstate.com, which provide mortgage and property listings for the residential real estate market.
8Former chairman of Paramount Pictures. Credited with creating Fox Television Network.

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Five Came Back2017TV Series documentary executive producer - 3 episodes
Top Five2014producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Witness to 'Reds'2006Video thanks
Spit2005Short special thanks
The Kid Stays in the Picture2002Documentary thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Everything Is Copy2015DocumentaryHimself
Squawk Box2015TV SeriesHimself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Warren Beatty2008TV SpecialHimself
60 Minutes2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Media Executive (segment "Barry Diller")
Witness to 'Reds'2006VideoHimself
Charlie Rose2005TV SeriesHimself
American Masters2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Now2003TV Series documentaryHimself
The Annual Museum of TV and Radio Honors. A Salute to Jerry Seinfeld and David E. Kelly1998TV MovieHimself
Frontline1995TV Series documentaryHimself
The 10th TV Academy Hall of Fame1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Moneyline1993TV SeriesHimself - Chairman, QVC
MeTV: The Future of Television1993TV Movie documentaryHimself - Interviewee
The Dick Cavett Show1992TV SeriesHimself - 20th Century Fox
1st Annual Environmental Media Awards1991TV SpecialHimself
Commitment to Life IV: Los Angeles AIDS Project Benefit1990TV MovieHimself
The 42th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
The 1990 Annual ShoWest Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
The USA Today's 5th Anniversary Gala1987TV MovieHimself
One Voice1986TV Special documentaryHimself - Audience Member (uncredited)
The 33th Annual Directors Guild Awards1981TV SpecialHimself - Presenter

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Masters2012TV Series documentaryHimself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1990DGA Honorary Life Member AwardDirectors Guild of America, USA

Known for movies


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