Akiva Goldsman Biography
Akiva Goldsman a native of New York, is an American screenwriter, director, and producer of motion pictures and adaptations of popular novels. He is known for his work on films like The Client; Batman Forever and its sequel Batman & Robin; I, Robot; I Am Legend and Cinderella Man.
Akiva collaborated with Ron Howard on the adaptation of Dan Brown’s novel The Da Vinci Code for Howard’s film. He is a co-creator of the upcoming series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.
Akiva Goldsman Age
Akiva was born on July 7, 1962, in New York City, New York, United States. He is 59 years old as of 2021.
Akiva Goldsman Height
Akiva stands at an estimated height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs about 75 Kgs. His eyes are dark brown in color. Further details about his body measurements will be updated.
Akiva Goldsman Family
Goldsman was born in New York City and raised in Brooklyn Heights. He was born to his Jewish parents Tev Goldsman and Mira Rothenberg. They were both clinical child psychologists. They ran a group home for emotionally disturbed children.
Akiva Goldsman Wife
Akiva is currently married to his second wife Joann Richter. The two met in 2012 and got married in 2014. They have been blessed with two children; Lily Goldsman and Ever Goldsman. His first wife Rebecca Spikings-Goldsman died on July 6, 2010, from a heart attack. She was a film producer.
Akiva Goldsman Star Trek
In 2020, it was announced that Akiva was going to be the creator and showrunner of the upcoming tv series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds. The other creators of the show are Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet. The tv show is set to premiere on May 5, 2022, on Paramount+. In 2018, Akiva was part of the writing staff for the tv series Star Trk: Picard. It was a sequel to Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Nemesis.
Akiva Goldsman Batman & Robin
Akiva was the writer of the 1997 American superhero film Batman & Robin. The fourth and last installment of the Batman film series was based on the DC Comics characters Batman and Robin. It was directed by Joel Schumacher. The film stars George Clooney as Bruce Wayne / Batman, Arnold Schwarzenegger as Victor Fries / Mr. Freeze, and Chris O’Donnell as Robin.
Akiva Goldsman Awards
- Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay
- Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay
- Writers Guild of America Award for Best Adapted Screenplay
Akiva Goldsman Movies And TV Shows
- Star Trek: Discovery
- Star Trek: Short Treks
- Star Trek: Picard
- The Crowded Room
- I, Robot
- Cinderella Man
- The Da Vinci Code
- Star Trek: Strange New Worlds
- I Am Legend
- Angels & Demons
- Winter’s Tale
- The Divergent Series: Insurgent
- The 5th Wave
- Transformers: The Last Knight
- The Dark Tower
- King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
- The Map of Tiny Perfect Things
- Without Remorse
Akiva Goldsman Net Worth
Goldsman has an estimated net worth of $50 million.