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James Redford Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height

James Redford Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height

Facts of James Redford

Full Name:James Redford
Birth Date:May 5, 1962
Age:62 years
Profession:Writer, Director, Producer
WifeKyle Redford
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlonde
Birth PlaceCalifornia
EducationUniversity of Colorado
FatherRobert Redford
MotherLola Van Wagenen
SiblingsAmy Redford, Shauna Redford, Scott Anthony Redford
KidsDylan Redford, Lena Redford
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James Redford is a well-known writer, producer, and director who is also famous as the son of actor Robert Redford.

What is the Age of James Redford?

James Redford first landed on this earth on May 5, 1962, in Santa Monica, California, in the United States. As of 2022, he would be 60 years old. He is the son of Robert Redford and Lola Van Wagenen. His father was an actor and his mother was an activist and a historian.

Redford's family
Caption: Redford’s family

Further, he has three siblings named Amy Redford, Shauna Redford, and Scott Anthony Redford. James holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group.

Who is James Redford’s Wife?

Discussing his personal life, he is married to Kyle Redford. Though the exact date of their marriage is not available, the couple seems very happy with each other. There must have been a special moment between them that made them fall in love with each other and eventually marry as well. The couple is blessed with two children named Dylan Redford and Lena Redford. 

James’ son is a filmmaker. Being together for so many years, of course, needs lots of understanding between each other and it is glad that both of them had so much understanding that they are still together and very happy as well. Looking at them, makes us believe that true love still exists. As for now, James lives with his family in Marin Country, California.

Redford with his well-wishers
Caption: Redford with his well-wishers

Since they are still together and there are no rumors of their separation, we wish that this couple will last forever and will remain very happy with each other till the last days of their life.

James has had to deal with the effects of an autoimmune disease of the liver for years since his childhood until he was finally forced to have a liver transplant, not just once but twice. Due to his sufferings, he has established an organization The James Redford Institute for Transplant Awareness, a not-for-profit organization that is geared to help educate more people on organ donation.

What is James Redford’s Net Worth and Salary?

According to the sources the estimated net worth of his father Robert is around $170 Million as of 2022. He earned this amazing amount from his career in the entertainment industry. Moreover, he owns a ranch in Utah and two more homes in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Napa Valley, California.  

The career of James Redford

  • As James’ father was already a famous actor in the entertainment industry, it was not that difficult for him to establish his career in the film industry.
  • But, he chose the different aspects of the film industry.
  • His first full-length credit is as a writer on a film called Cowboy Up starring Kiefer Sutherland and Darryl Hannah.
  • This movie was again followed by writing a TV movie called Skinwalkers.
  • After that, Redford not only wrote the screenplay for his next film, Spin, but he also stepped behind the camera as a director.
  • As a director, he started making documentaries, his first being inspired by his son’s battle with dyslexia.
James Redford, Writer/Producer
Caption: James Redford, Writer/Producer
  • The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia brought an interesting conversation to the table about how dyslexia is viewed and treated by the individual.
  • And given Redford’s experiences with organ donation, it’s hardly surprising that James was also a producer on The Kindness of Strangers, a documentary on the effects of organ donation.
  • Then finally, Redford’s latest directorial effort is Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution for HBO.
  • Looking at him showing concern in matters no one cares about, makes us think that he is one of the most amazing people in the entertainment industry.

FAQs of James Redford

What did James Redford study?

He went to school at the University of Colorado located in Boulder, Colorado earning degrees in English and film. After that, he earned his MA in Literature at Northwestern University in Chicago.

What liver disease did James Redford have?

James Redford passed away on October 16, 2020, at the age of 58. He had been diagnosed with primary sclerosing cholangitis and received two liver transplants in the year of 1993.

Who is James Redford’s Son?

James’s son’s name is Dylan Redford. Dylan is also a filmmaker based in San Rafael, CA.