Dean Devlin Net Worth

Whether it’s books, articles, blogs, movie scripts or pieces in magazines, these authors sure earn a lot. Famous for their work and impact to various communities and demographics globally, authors are usually very respected and have huge followings. Dean Devlin, the American Screenwriter, producer, television director, actor is no exception from this rule. This person was born in unknown on the August 27, 1962. As a kid and throughout his teenage years, attending University of Southern California helped develop a love for creating content and writing pieces. Dean Devlin has a family of Pilar Seurat, Don Devlin unknown unknown. Standing at unknown tall, Dean Devlin has a huge fanbase throughout every continent. So, do you want to know how much this person is worth? Well, the total estimated net worth of Dean Devlin is said to be $15 Million.

Read more about Dean Devlin Biography

To begin with, he was raised in New York City by his mother Pilar Seurat, who was an actress, and his father, Don Devlin who was a film maker, actor, producer and writer.

Dean Devlin began his career in the film business at the beginning of the 1980s, playing mainly support roles in single episodes of differing television series such as “Happy Days” (1983) and others. In 1985, he took a role in the film “What a Genius”, and later portrayed Jow Fledermaus in the film “Martians Go Home” (1989) by David Odell, and Tyler in “Moon 44” (1990) by Roland Emmerich. His collaboration with the director Roland Emmerich intensified when Devlin made his debut as a screenwriter in the military science fiction film “Universal Soldier” (1992) directed by Emmerich; this film meant the breakthrough in Hollywood for both of them. Their next joint film was the science fiction adventure film “Stargate” (1994) on which Devlin also worked as a producer and screenwriter. With the following films “Independence Day” (1996) as well as “Godzilla” (1998), the collaboration was repeat, as, Devlin wrote the screenplay and was the producer. Both of the films were commercially successful, as well as receiving critical acclaim.

In the year 2000, the epic historical fiction film “The Patriot” was created this time with Dean the producer. Afterwards, Devlin worked as a producer with other directors, on “Eight Legged Freaks” (2002) directed by Ellory Elkayem, “Cellular” (2004) by David R. Ellis and “Flyboys” (2006) by Tony Bill. In 2016, Devlin again worked with Roland Emmerich writing the screenplay as well as producing the science fiction film “Independence Day: Resurgence” which was a box office hit grossing $389.7 million. More, the film won the Jupiter Award as the Best International Film.

In 2017, Dean Devlin debuted as a director of the disaster comedy film “Geostorm”, and was also the screenwriter and the producer of the film. Overall, all the above mentioned engagements have added sums to the overall size of Devlin net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of Dean Devlin, he has been married to the actress Lisa Brenner since 2003, and they have two daughters.

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  • Full Name: Dean Devlin
  • Net Worth: $15 Million
  • Date Of Birth: August 27, 1962
  • Place Of Birth: New York City, New York, USA
  • Profession: Screenwriter, producer, television director, actor
  • Education: University of Southern California
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Lisa Brenner (m. 2003)
  • Parents: Pilar Seurat, Don Devlin
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  • Awards: George Pal Memorial Award (1998, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films), Sci-Fi Universe Magazine – Best Writing for a Genre Motion Picture (1996), Stinkers Bad Movie Awards (1998)
  • Nominations: Hugo Awards, Online Film & Television Association Awards, Golden Raspberry Awards
  • Movies: “What a Genius” (1985), “Martians Go Home” (1989), “Moon 44” (1990), “Universal Soldier” (1992), “Stargate” (1994), “Independence Day” (1996), “Godzilla” (1998), “Geostorm” (2017), “Bad Samaritan” (2018)
  • TV Shows: “Leverage” (2008-2012), “The Triangle” (2005), “The Librarian: Quest for the Spear” (2004), “The Librarian: Return to King Solomon’s Mines” (2006)


  • [on Mel Gibson’s drinking problems and anti-Semitic remarks]: The day this happened, my wife had gotten this long letter from Mel full of congratulations and talking about the joys of being a parent. She’s Jewish. I’m Jewish. If Mel is an anti-Semite, then he spends a lot of time with us, which makes no sense. But he is an alcoholic and, while that makes no excuse for what he said, because there is no excuse, I believe it was the disease speaking, not the man.
  • It was a total revelation to me” – talking of the experience of seeing Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977)


  • Attended high school with Kevin Spacey.
  • His voice and intonation sounds very similar to that of Barack Obama.
  • Stepson of Don Cerveris.
  • Son of Don Devlin and Pilar Seurat.
  • Dean’s mother, Pilar Seurat, had a supporting role in the Star Trek (1966) episode, Star Trek: Wolf in the Fold (1967), and she brought home a “phaser gun” souvenir for him. He was a young sci-fi fan.


Title Year Status Character
Independence Day 3 2018 producer announced
Solar Storm 2018 producer announced
Geostorm 2017 producer post-production
Bad Samaritan producer pre-production
Stargate producer announced
Independence Day: Resurgence 2016 producer
The Librarians 2014-2015 TV Series executive producer – 20 episodes
The Wannabe 2015 executive producer
God’s Pocket 2014 executive producer – uncredited
Transit 2013/I executive producer
Leverage 2008-2012 TV Series executive producer – 73 episodes
Brain Trust 2011 TV Movie executive producer
The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice 2008 TV Movie executive producer
Blank Slate 2008 TV Movie executive producer
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon’s Mines 2006 TV Movie executive producer
Flyboys 2006 producer
Who Killed the Electric Car? 2006 Documentary executive producer
Talk to Me 2006 TV Series executive producer
The Triangle 2005 TV Mini-Series executive producer – 3 episodes
The Librarian: Quest for the Spear 2004 TV Movie executive producer
Cellular 2004 producer
Eight Legged Freaks 2002 producer
Godzilla: The Series 1998-2001 TV Series executive producer – 40 episodes
The Patriot 2000 producer
Godzilla 1998/I producer
The Visitor 1997-1998 TV Series executive producer – 13 episodes
Independence Day 1996 producer
Stargate 1994 producer
Title Year Status Character
Cellular 2004 Cab Driver (uncredited)
Independence Day 1996 Eagle 2 Pilot (voice, uncredited)
Total Exposure 1991 Adult Bookstore Manager
Moon 44 1990 Tyler
Island Son 1989-1990 TV Series
Martians Go Home 1989 Joe Fledermaus
Generations 1989 TV Series Chris Mendoza #1 (1989)
Hard Copy 1987 TV Series David Del Valle
L.A. Law 1986 TV Series Jeffrey Sullivan
3:15 1986 Gum chewer
Hardcastle and McCormick 1985 TV Series Victor Hernandez
North Beach and Rawhide 1985 TV Movie Pedro Sanchez
Too Close for Comfort 1985 TV Series Alan Donnelly
Misfits of Science 1985 TV Series Angel
Real Genius 1985 Milton
This Is the Life 1985 TV Series Gabriel Ortiz
City Limits 1984 Ernie
The Wild Life 1984 Liquor Store Clerk
Hill Street Blues 1984 TV Series Hernando / Diablo Kid
Alice 1983 TV Series Pizza Boy
Fame 1983 TV Series Brad
Happy Days 1983 TV Series Mark
My Bodyguard 1980 Boy
Title Year Status Character
Independence Day 3 2018 characters announced
Geostorm 2017 post-production
Independence Day: Resurgence 2016 based on characters created by / screenplay by / story by
Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning 2012 based on characters created by – uncredited
Universal Soldier: Regeneration 2009 based on characters created by
Leverage 2008 TV Series story – 1 episode
The Triangle 2005 TV Mini-Series story – 3 episodes
Universal Soldier: The Return 1999 characters
Godzilla 1998/I screenplay / story
Stargate SG-1 1998 TV Series excerpts – 1 episode
The Visitor TV Series 1 episode, 1997 creator – 2 episodes, 1997 story – 1 episode, 1997 teleplay – 1 episode, 1997 written by – 1 episode, 1997
Independence Day 1996 written by
Stargate 1994 written by
Universal Soldier 1992 screenplay
Title Year Status Character
Geostorm 2017 post-production
Bad Samaritan pre-production
The Librarians 2014 TV Series 2 episodes
Untitled Bounty Hunter Project 2013 TV Movie
Leverage 2008-2012 TV Series 16 episodes
Brain Trust 2011 TV Movie
Title Year Status Character
Untitled Bounty Hunter Project 2013 TV Movie show runner
My Bodyguard 1980 production assistant
Assistant Director
Title Year Status Character
Independence Day 1996 second unit director
Music Department
Title Year Status Character
The Legend of Drona 2008 playback singer
Title Year Status Character
Fender Bender 2016 thanks
Go Far: The Christopher Rush Story 2015 Documentary very special thanks
Kid Kulafu 2015 director would like to thank
Horace K48 2014 with thanks
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show 2014 Documentary thanks
White Frog 2012 special thanks: Electric Entertainment
Becoming Santa 2011 Documentary special thanks
Bellflower 2011 thanks
Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story 2007 Documentary special thanks
Where’s Daddy! 2006 Short special thanks
Boo 2005 special thanks
The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of ‘Star Wars’ 2004 Video documentary short special thanks
Children of the Arcana 2003 Short special thanks
Title Year Status Character
Independence Day: A Legacy Surging Forward 2016 Video documentary short Himself
Stargate: History Made 2009 Video documentary Himself
Jump-Starting the Future 2006 Video documentary short Himself
Hot Docs 2006 TV Series Himself
Special Thanks to Roy London 2005 Documentary Himself
Dialing Up ‘Cellular’ 2004 Video documentary short Himself
Guns, Genes & Fighting Machines: The Making of ‘Universal Soldier’ 2004 Video documentary short Himself
The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of ‘Star Wars’ 2004 Video documentary short Himself – Writer-Producer, ‘Independence Day’
Biography 2003 TV Series documentary Himself
My Life with Count Dracula 2003 Documentary Himself
The Blockbuster Imperative 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
True Patriots 2000 Video documentary short Himself
Independence Day: Creating Reality 2000 Video documentary short Himself
HBO First Look 1996-2000 TV Series documentary Himself
Predators from Beyond Neptune 1999 Himself
Godzilla: On Assignment with Charles Caiman 1998 Video documentary short Himself
Godzilla, King of the Monsters 1998 TV Movie documentary Interviewee
Master of Desaster: Roland Emmerich – eine Hollywoodkarriere 1998 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Directors 1997 TV Series documentary Himself
To the Galaxy and Beyond with Mark Hamill 1997 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Making of ‘Independence Day’ 1996 TV Short documentary Himself
Independence Day: The ID4 Invasion 1996 TV Movie documentary Himself
Movie Magic 1995-1996 TV Series documentary Himself


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