Jeffrey Lurie Bio

(Producer, Businessman)

Relationship Statistics of Jeffrey Lurie

What is Jeffrey Lurie marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Jeffrey Lurie get married ? (married date):May 04, 2013
How many children does Jeffrey Lurie have ? (name):Two (Milena, Julian)
Is Jeffrey Lurie having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Jeffrey Lurie lesbian ?: No
Who is Jeffrey Lurie husband ? (name): View Couple ComparisonTina Lai
Tina Lai

More about the relationship

Jeffrey Lurie is a married man. His wife, Tina Lai is from Vietnam. The wedding took place on the 4th of May 2013. Lai belongs to the business class family who owns West Philadelphia’s Vietnam Cafe, Fu Wah Deli. Before the marriage, they dated each other for 8 months.

Prior to that, he was married to Christina Weiss in 1992. Together, they share two children a son, Julian Lurie, and a daughter, Milena Caitlin. However, they got separated via divorce in 2012.

Who is Jeffrey Lurie?

American Jeffrey Lurie is an Academy Award-winning producer and businessman. Lurie is renowned as the owner of the American Football team, Philadelphia Eagles.

Jeffrey Lurie- Birth, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings

Jeffrey Lurie was born as Jeffrey Robert Lurie on the 8th of September 1951 in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, Lt. Morris John Lurie, and mother, Nancy Smith were of Jewish-Scottish ethnicity.

He has two siblings Peter and Cathy.

Lurie’s Education

He graduated from Clark University with Honors in Arts. Later, he joined Boston University. From the University, he earned a master’s degree in psychology.

Later, he earned a doctorate in social policy from Brandeis University. He wrote the thesis on the depiction of women in Hollywood movies.

Jeffrey Lurie- Professional Life, Career

Jeffrey Lurie started his career as University Professor. However, he deserted the teaching career in 1983 and joined the family business, General Cinema Corporation as an executive. Also, he used to be the advisor of the company for buying goods.

Moving forward, he bought the Chestnut Hill Production. With the production house, he started producing movies. Some of his movies as a producer include Sweet Hearts Dance, V.I. Warshawski, and Foxfire. Also, he produced the documentaries like Inside Job and Inocente which earned the Acamedy awards for him.

Journey to Philadelphia Eagles

From the very beginning, he was a fan of the Boston Red Sox and often sleep listening to the transistor. Later, in 1993, he tried to buy the New England Patriots. However, he dropped his bin of $150 million when his uncle, Richard Smith canceled his finances.

Later, on the 6th of May 1994, he brought Philadelphia Eagles from Braman for $195 million taking a loan of $185 million from the Bank of Boston.

To return the loan, he put his personal stock of Harcourt General and GC Companies Inc as equity capital. Also, he and his mother put his stock family trust as collateral to borrow the rest.

Jeffrey’s Awards, Nomination

  • 2010- Acamedy Awards for Inside Job. 
  • 2013- Acamedy Awards for Inocente

Jeffrey Lurie- Net Worth, Salary

As of 2020, he has an estimated net worth of $2.7 billion. The current worth of his football team, Philadelphia Eagles worth $3.1 billion. In 1994, he brought the team taking a loan of $185 million. As of now, he owns more than 90% of the team.

Besides that, he makes through his makes movie production too.

Jeffrey Lurie’s Controversy, Rumors

Till the date, he has not been through any kind of controversy that created a buzz in the media. Similarly, there are no rumors related to her.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Jeffrey Lurie has brown eyes with light hair. His height is 6 feet and weighs around 100 kg.

Social Media Profiles

Jeffrey is active on Twitter with the handle, @jeff_lurie over with 724 followers. He is not active on Facebook and Instagram.

On the account, he is following the personalities like Ran Jaworski, Molly McGrath, and Michael Silver.

Trivia

  • His grandfather,  Philip Smith founded the motion picture, General Cinema Corporation. 
  • His father passed away when he was nine years old.

 

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