Sam Levinson is an actor and filmmaker from the United States. He is the son of Oscar-winning filmmaker Barry Levinson.
As a co-writer on the action comedy film Operation: Endgame in 2010, he received his first writing credit.
The following year, he made his directorial debut with Another Happy Day (2011), which premiered to mixed reviews at the Sundance Film Festival.
|Date of Birth||January 8, 1985|
|Age||37 Years, 7 Months, 21 Days|
|Place of Birth||United States|
Sam Levinson's Net Worth
According to Celebritynetwork, Sam Levinson is an actor and filmmaker with an estimated net worth of $8 million.
“Another Happy Day,” “Assassination Nation,” and “Malcolm & Marie” are among the films written and directed by Sam Levinson.
In 2019, he rose to prominence as the creator of the HBO teen drama series “Euphoria,” which was based on the eponymous Israeli television series. Levinson later co-created “The Idol,” another HBO series.
Sam Levinson Early Life
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He is the Chief Investment Officer of Glick Family Investments, a private family office in New York, where he has been in charge of private equity investments since 2004.
He served as Chairman of the Compensation Committee on the Board of Directors of Stonegate Mortgage Corporation (NYSE: SGM) from 2016 until its acquisition by Home Point Financial in May 2018.
From 2004 to 2015, Mr. Levinson was a director of Canary Wharf Group, a U.K. property developer, and manager of over 16 million square feet of Class A office and retail space, serving as a member of the Operating Committee and Chairman of the Audit Committee.
Sam Levinson Career
Levinson made his acting debut as a child in his father's 1992 fantasy comedy film “Toys,” starring Robin Williams. Jack Levinson, Levinson's brother, also appeared in the film.
Levinson's next role was in his father's crime dramedy “Bandits,” released in 2001. Bruce Willis, Cate Blanchett, and Billy Bob Thornton star in the film.
In 2008, Levinson appeared in his father's third film, “What Just Happened,” which starred Robert De Niro and featured a supporting cast that included Stanley Tucci, John Turturro, Catherine Keener, Sean Penn, and Robin Wright Penn.
Following that, Levinson had his biggest role yet in the Uwe Boll drama “Stoic,” in which he played Peter Thompson, a low-level drug dealer.
Sam Levinson Personal Life
Levinson began dating actress Ellen Barkin in 2008, and she later appeared in his directorial debut “Another Happy Day.”
The couple eventually divorced in 2011. Levinson later married television and film producer Ashley Lent, with whom he has a son, in 2022.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Sam Levinson Married to?
Ashley Lent Levinson
Is Sam Levinson a Child of Nepotism?
Sam Levinson, the Writer of Euphoria, is Yet Another Hollywood Nepotism Baby You Might Not Have Guessed. His Father is American Screenwriter, Director, Actor, and Producer Barry Levinson.
What College Did Sam Levinson Go to?
Aces Educational Center for the Arts