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James Lawrence Brooks is an American who directed and produced movies and also is a screenwriter. Some of his beautiful creations include The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Simpsons, Broadcast News, and the list grows on. Out of which Terms of Endearment earned him an Academy Award and several Prime Time Emmy awards for the Mary Moore Show.
James L. Brooks has experienced an exciting and successful career, to say the least.
He dropped out of New York University and for two and a half years worked as a writer in CBS News. Then he permanently got the job of a copywriter for CBS as a replacement for the employee who never appeared. He later changed his company and became a writer for the news broadcasts.
Family and Personal Life
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James, in his life, got married twice, but the relationship did not last long for any of it. His first wife was Marianne Catherine Morrissey, with whom he had a daughter Amy Lorraine Brooks. His second wife was Holly Beth Holmberg, with whom he had three children, daughter Chloe and sons Joseph and Cooper.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Marianne Catherine Morrissey (m. 1964; div. 1972), Holly Beth Holmberg (m. 1978; div. 1999)|
|Children/Kids||Yes(Amy Brooks, Chloe Brooks, Cooper Brooks)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||James Lawrence Brooks|
|Age (as of today)||83 years|
|Date of Birth||May 9, 1940|
|Place of Birth||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Height||1.85 m, 6 feet 1 inch|
|Weight||75 kg, 165.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$50 million|
|Occupation||Director, Producer, Writer|
Height, Weight, and Age
James L. Brooks' height is quite tall measuring 1.85 m. James L. Brooks weighs 75 kg. Being born on May 9, 1940, translates to an age of 83 years as of todays date (July 18, 2023).
It’s craziness to see yourself as damaged goods, so I was the goofy kid who’d stop a strange adult and say, ‘Do you know how to get to Palm Avenue?’ They’d say no, and I’d say, ‘You go two blocks and turn right. You can’t miss it.’James L. Brooks
When you work alongside somebody day in and day out, the relationships tend to be wonderful: they’re lifelong.James L. Brooks
If you ever catch a great boss, it’s just such a rare thing, and it’s amazing.James L. Brooks
I always fight hard to push a movie to the point where it pulls me.James L. Brooks
I was only in college, unfortunately, for, um, a year. I think my major was public relations, and I had no idea what it meant except it seemed maybe attainable.James L. Brooks