Patrick Whitesell is an American producer, CEO and talent agent who was born on February 4, 1965. In fact, he is from Iowa Falls, Iowa. He has a net worth of $450 million.
Patric Whitesell is the son of John Patrick Whitesell and Patricia. He has 5 brothers: Sean Whitesell (Actor), Thomas Whitesell, Christopher Whitesell (Writer), Jim Whitesell (College Basketball Coach), and John Whitesell (Film Director).
Patrick Whitesell completed his high-school education from Iowa Falls High School in 1983. Later, he graduated from Luther College in Iowa in 1987.
Patrick Whitesell: At a glance
|Born:||February 4, 1965|
|Birth Place:||Iowa Falls, Iowa.|
|Wife:||Lauren Sanchez (m. 2005; div. 2019)|
|Profession:||CEO, Talent Agent|
|Net Worth:||$450 million|
|Education:||Iowa Falls High School, Luther College in Iowa.|
Personal Life and Career
In the year of 2005, Patrick got married to Lauren Sanchez, who was a news anchor. Then the couple got divorced in 2019. He was born to a Jewish family.
Patrick Whitesell started his professional career at InterTalent, which is a talent agency. He worked for InterTalent from 1990 to 1992. Then he appeared in a Creative Artists Agency, where he worked for the next five years. He was promoted from an agent to the head of the talent department at Creative Artists.
In the year of 2001, he appeared at Endeavor Talent Agency, and now he is the co-CEO of William Morris Agency. William Morris achieved IMG for $2.4 billion, then the company is named as WME-IMG.
One of the mentionable things about Patrick Whitesell is that he is an appointed member of the Governor’s California Film Commission. Apart from that, he is an associate member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
One thing I should mention about him is that he is successful in his professional life, but he is not so happy at all just because of his personal life. Because his wife had been dating the Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos which led them towards divorce.
Could you imagine how Patrick Whitesell is going to feel when his clients opt for Amazon movies and TV shows?
Before being separated, her wife Lauren Sanchez was dating Jeff Bezos, who is the CEO of Amazon. Lauren Sanchez and Jeff Bezos even decided to get married. Perhaps, this is the main reason behind the divorce of this couple.
Well, Patrick Whitesell has five siblings: John Whitesell (Film Director), Sean Whitesell (Actor), Christopher Whitesell (Writer), Jim Whitesell (College Basketball Coach), and Thomas Whitesell.
Alright, he has two children. More specifically, he has a son named Evan, who was born in 2006 and his daughter, Ella was born in 2008.
Patrick Whitesell first appeared at Iowa Falls High School to complete his high school education in 1983. Then he completed his graduation from Luther College in Iowa in 1987.