Richie Jackson is an award-winning Broadway, television, and film producer who has produced Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song on Broadway and also the Emmy and Golden Globe award-nominated TV shows like Nurse Jackie.
Richie Jackson had only two goals in his life, one to be a parent and the other to love someone. He always knew that he wanted to be a father. After he came out as gay to his mother at the age of 18 he said “I am gay and I am going to be a father”.
Richie Jackson first came out as gay at the age of 15 and as of now he is happily married to his husband for nearly 9 years.
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Married Life: Husband And Children Of Richie Jackson
Richie Jackson tied the knot with his husband Jordan Roth on 8 September 2012. Jordan Roth is also a well-known media personality and an American theatre producer.
Their wedding ceremony was conducted at the marquee of the Al Hirschfeld Theater with the involvement of around 600 guests. The duo walked down the aisles along with their parents and at the center of the stage was Richie’s son, Jackson Foo Wong.
Richie Jackson and his partner Jordan Roth first met on 8 June 2003 at the Tony Awards. Richie and his husband Jordan celebrate their anniversary for 2 days, first, they celebrate on 8 June the day when they first met, and second on 8 September, the day when they got married.
Riche Jackson shares a son named Jackson Foo Wong with his ex-partner B.D. Wong.
Jackson was born as a twin to Boaz Dov through a surrogate mother in 2000 where the egg was donated by Richie’s sister and sperm was of B.D.
Their elder child and twin sibling of Jackson named Boaz died 90 minutes after the birth due to premature birth.
Richie Jackson and American actor B.D. Wong was in a relationship since 1988 but they parted ways in the year 2004.
Later, Richie and his husband Jordan welcomed their son Levi Emmanuel Roth through surrogacy in the year 2016.
As of now, the family of 4 resides in New York City.
What Is The Net Worth Of Richie Jackson?
Richie has a well-established career as both a talent manager and film and TV producer who has inclined the height of success.
Richie Jackson is also the author of the book Gay Like Me: A Father Writes to his Son which is an urgent love letter to his son who came out as gay at the age of 15. The book’s inspiration came from his oldest son and Richie reflects his entire experience as a gay man in America including all the progress and setbacks of the LGBTQ community over the last 50 years.
Richie Jackson also has his own production company named Jackson Group Entertainment.
Besides being a talent manager and executive producer, Richie Jackson also writes for the monthly column “In Gay We Trust” for The Advocate.
With such a career outline Richie Jackson may relish net worth that ranges in millions but his net worth in exact figures is concealed as of now.
Bio: Family And Early Life
Richie Jackson was born on 6 October 1965 in the USA to parents Paul Jackson and mother Carol Jackson. Richie’s mother Carol Jackson is a retired teacher whereas his father Paul Jackson is a retired travel editor.
According to the wiki, Richie graduated from NYU Tisch School of the Arts and started producing when he was a student.
Richie celebrates his birthday on 6 October and his zodiac sign is Libra.