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Christopher Thomas Henchy was born on the 23rd March 1964, in New York City, USA, and is a screenwriter, producer, and actor, probably best known for such movies as “Land of the Lost” (2009), “The Other Guys” (2010), “The Campaign” (2012), and “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” (2013). Henchy’s career started in 1995.

Have you ever wondered how rich Chris Henchy is, as of late 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Henchy’s net worth is as high as $15 million, an amount earned through his successful career in the film industry. In addition to being a writer and producer, Henchy also had roles in several movies, which has also improved his wealth.

Chris Henchy Net Worth $15 Million

Chris Henchy grew up in Georgia, where he went to the Saint Mary on the Hill Catholic School, and later to the Friendswood High School, where he was active in journalism. He matriculated in 1982, going on to study at the University of New Mexico, from where he graduated with a BS degree in finance.

Henchy moved back to New York and briefly worked on Wall Street, but wanted to work in comedy, so he quits and in 1995 made his screenwriting debut in an episode of “Campus Cops”, before in 1996 writing the script for “Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond”. In 1997, Chris worked on the TV special “AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Martin Scorsese”, and from 1997 to 1998 he wrote three episodes of “Alright Already”. In 2000, Henchy created the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated series called “Battery Park”, while from 2000 to 2002, he wrote four and produced 45 episodes of the comedy series “Spin City”, the success of which helped Henchy to increase his net worth significantly.

Chris Henchy is a co-creator of “Life with Bonnie” (2002-2004), “I’m with Her” (2003-2004), and he also wrote two and produced 14 episodes of “Entourage” (2005). He wrote the script for Brad Silberling’s movie “Land of the Lost” (2009) starring Will Ferrell, while in the same year he produced “The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard” with Jeremy Piven and Ving Rhames, and the series “Eastbound & Down” (2009-2013). In 2010, Henchy wrote and produced the comedy “The Other Guys” starring Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg, and he also worked on “Drunk History” (2010), and on three episodes of “Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis” (2010-2011). All added to his increasing net worth.

In 2012, Chris wrote and produced Jay Roach’s “The Campaign” with Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis and Jason Sudeikis, and produced Leslye Headland’s “Bachelorette” starring Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher and Lizzy Caplan. In 2013, Henchy worked on “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” with Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, and Peter Stormare, which grossed over $220 million worldwide and additionally improved Henchy’s wealth. Most recently, he produced Etan Cohen’s “Get Hard” (2015) starring Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart, “Daddy’s Home” (2015) with Ferrell and Wahlberg, and “The Boss” (2016). Currently, Henchy is working on a new comedy called “The House” starring Will Ferrell, and it will be released in 2017.

Regarding his personal life, Chris Henchy married actress Brooke Shields in 2001 and has two daughters with her; they currently live in Manhattan, New York City.

Quick Facts

Birth date: March 23, 1964
Birth place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Height:6' 0¾" (1.85 m)
Profession:Screenwriter
Education:University of New Mexico
Nationality:American
Spouse:Brooke Shields
Children:Rowan Francis Henchy, Grier Hammond Henchy
Nominations:Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Comedy Series, WGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials
Movies:The Other Guys, The Campaign, Daddy's Home, Land of the Lost, The Boss, Get Hard, The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Step Brothers, The Virginity Hit
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Was among the guests at Tom Cruise's and Katie Holmes' wedding ceremony in Italy.
218 April 2006: Chris and Brooke welcomed their second child, a daughter, Grier Hammond.
315 May 2003: Chris and Brooke welcomed their first child, a daughter, Rowan Francis Henchy, in a Manhattan, New York hospital.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Often writes a cameo role for his wife, Brooke Shields, as herself or a character.


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2006Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalBest International Producer - ComedyEntourage (2004)· Mark Wahlberg
· Doug Ellin
· Larry Charles
· Stephen Levinson
· Julian Farino
· Rob Weiss
· Janace Tashjian
· Mark J. Greenberg

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010Razzie AwardRazzie AwardsWorst ScreenplayLand of the Lost (2009)· Dennis McNicholas (written by)
2006WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy SeriesEntourage (2004)· Brian Burns
· Larry Charles
· Cliff Dorfman
· Doug Ellin
· Stephen Levinson
· Rob Weiss
1999WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials - Any LengthThe American Film Institute Salute to Robert Wise (1998)· Robert Shrum
· George Stevens Jr.


Filmography

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The House2017executive producer post-production
The Boss2016producer
Daddy's Home2015producer
Get Hard2015producer
Tammy2014executive producer
Eastbound & Down2009-2013TV Series executive producer - 21 episodes
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters2013executive producer
Assistance2013TV Movie executive producer
The Campaign2012executive producer
Bachelorette2012executive producer
Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie2012producer
Funny or Die Undercover2011TV Movie executive producer
Funny or Die Presents...2010-2011TV Series executive producer - 24 episodes
Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis2010-2011TV Series executive producer - 3 episodes
Brick Novax's Diary2011Short executive producer
Big Lake2010TV Series executive producer - 10 episodes
The Virginity Hit2010producer
The Other Guys2010executive producer
Drunk History2010TV Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Alyssa Milano's Evolution: Jersey Shore2010Video short executive producer - uncredited
Carpet Bros2010TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard2009producer
A Gaythering Storm2009Video short executive producer - uncredited
Prop 8: The Musical2008Short producer
High-Five Hollywood!2008Video short producer
Paris Hilton Responds to McCain Ad2008Video short producer
Eva Longoria Sex Tape2008Video short producer
It's the Ass 'n Balls Show!2008Video short producer
Entourage2005TV Series co-executive producer - 14 episodes
I'm with Her2003-2004TV Series executive producer - 22 episodes
Life with Bonnie2002-2003TV Series supervising producer - 6 episodes
Spin CityTV Series supervising producer - 23 episodes, 2000 - 2001 co-executive producer - 22 episodes, 2001 - 2002
Battery Park2000TV Series supervising producer - 7 episodes

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Campaign2012screenplay / story
The Navy Seal Who Killed Osama Bin Laden2011Short
Winning Recipes2011Short
Big Lake2010TV Series written by - 1 episode
The Other Guys2010written by
Funny or Die Presents...2010TV Series creator - 1 episode
Land of the Lost2009written by
Eva Longoria Sex Tape2008Video short
Entourage2005TV Series written by - 2 episodes
I'm with HerTV Series creator - 22 episodes, 2003 - 2004 written by - 3 episodes, 2003 - 2004 teleplay - 1 episode, 2003
The 74th Annual Academy Awards2002TV Special special material
Spin City2000-2002TV Series written by - 4 episodes
Battery Park2000TV Series creator - 6 episodes
Sugar Hill1999TV Series writer
The Army Show1998TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Alright Already1997-1998TV Series writer - 3 episodes
The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1997TV Special
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Martin Scorsese1997TV Special documentary
Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond1996TV Special documentary
Campus Cops1995TV Series writer - 1 episode

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Daddy's Home2015Panda DJ / Jason Sinclair
Land of the Lost2009Stage Manager
Step Brothers2008First Homebuyer
Good Cop, Baby Cop2007Video shortPoliceman
Entourage2005TV SeriesProducer
I'm with Her2004TV SeriesContestant

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Other Guys2010writer: "Ugly Sunday", "Lendl Global Jingle"
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard2009writer: "It Ain't Easy", "McDermott's Angels"

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
1998 MTV Movie Awards1998TV Special consultant
1997 MTV Movie Awards1997TV Special documentary consultant

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sleeping with Other People2015special thanks
Garbage2013special thanks
Funny or Die Presents...2010TV Series special thanks - 1 episode
Hostage: A Love Story2009Short very special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
This Is Not a Routine Expedition: Making of 'Land of the Lost'2009VideoHimself
High-Five Hollywood!2008Video shortHimself
It's the Ass 'n Balls Show!2008Video shortHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
E! True Hollywood Story2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Celebrity Profile2001TV Series documentaryHimself

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