Quick Facts of Lauri Mauritz Harjola
- Full NameLauri Mauritz Harjola
- Net Worth$10 Million
- Date of Birth15 March, 1959
- Marital Status Divorced
- BirthplaceRiihimäki, Finland
- Ethnicity White
- Religion Christian
- ProfessionDirector, Producer, Screenwriter
- Nationality Finnish
- Active Year1980–present
- Eye colour Blue
- Hair colour Brown
- SpouseGeena Davis (m. 1993; div. 1998)
- Height6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m)
- Body MeasurementMuscular
- Children1 - Luukas Mattison Mauritz
- Horoscope Pisces
Renny Harlin is a Finnish film director, producer, and screenwriter, best known for playing the role of 1988 American slasher movie, A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master. His other movies are Die Hard 2, Deep Blue Sea and many others. Moreover, he boasts a lucrative amount of salary and maintained an impressive net worth from his successful profession.
Harlin is a divorced man as of 2019. Harlin was married to the American actress, Geena Davis. Moreover, he has one child from his relationship with Tiffany Browne, an actress. To know more in details about Harlin’s career as well as his personal life, net worth, and height, read the biography of Renny Harlin.
Lauri Mauritz Harjola’s Bio & Wiki
Renny Harlin was born as Lauri Mauritz Harjola on 15th March 1959, in Riihimaki, Finland. Moreover, his nationality is Finnish and belongs to white ethnicity. His mother was a nurse and his father was a physician. From a very young age, he had a keen interest in acting and also participated in many scho0l plays. Later, he persuaded his career as an actor.
Inside of Renny Harlin’s Career
Renny Harlin started his career in the film business at the beginning of the 1980s, directing commercials and company films for companies like Shell. Later, he worked as a buyer for a Finnish film distributor and met his fellow, Finn Markus Selin in Los Angeles in 1982. Moreover, he got his breakthrough from the success of A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master.
On June of 2016, it was announced Harlin directed the fantasy-adventure-action movie, Legend of the Ancient Sword at Alibaba Pictures. Later, she also directed the movie, Hanging Coffins for Shanghai Film Group and Shanghai New Wave Films on 16th June 2017. Furthermore, he directed Operation Wild on 18th June 2018.
How much is Renny Harlin’s Salary & Net Worth?
Renny Harlin has an estimated net worth of $10 Million as of 2019. Moreover, her ex-wife, Geena has an impressive amount of net worth of $30 Million. He earns a lucrative salary from his successful profession. Having an awesome net worth, he earns a handsome amount of fortune from his endorsements, advertises and live shows, etc. Besides, his movies with all budget and box office collection are listed below;
|Movies||Box Office Collection||Budget||IMDB Ratings|
On August 19, 1988 – A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
|$49.4 Million||$13 Million||5.7|
|On July 4, 1990 – Die Hard 2||$240 Million||$70 Million||7.1|
On May 28, 1993 – Cliffhanger
|$255 Million||$70 Million||6.4|
|On October 11, 1996 – The Long Kiss Goodnight||$89.5 Million||$65 Million||6.8|
On July 28, 1999 – Deep Blue Sea
|$164.6 Million||$82 Million||5.8|
Similarly, Harlin has co-starred with many famous stars including Daniel Sunjata whose net worth is $2 Million and Vanessa Ferlito whose net worth is $78.3 Million in the American drama television series, Graceland. Moreover, he has also worked Manny Montana, Aaron Tveit, and Serinda Swan in the series.
Who is Renny Harlin’s Wife? His Marriage & Children
Renny Harlin is a 60 years old divorced man as of 2019. Harlin first met Geena Davis, an actress, and activist in the set of Cutthroat Island. Moreover, the duo started dating each other and romantically linked with each other. Later, they tied the knot 18th September 1993 in a private ceremony in Riihimaki. However, their marriage didn’t last for long and they separated on 21st June 1998 due to some misunderstanding between them.
After the divorce, Harlin started dating Tiffany Browne, an American actress with whom he shared a son, Luukas Mattison Mauritz. Moreover, the couple were romantically linked with each other and often shared their company with each other. However, they broke up later due to some irreconcilable differences between them. Currently, he resides in Riihimaki with his son.
Interesting Facts about Renny Harlin
- Harlin’s productions weren’t all successes but his 1995 movie, Cutthroat Island listed as a Guinness record for Biggest Box-Office Flop of All Time.
- Harlin was hired to direct the 2004 prequel of the Exorcist featuring Izabella Scorupco after its initial filmmaking group left.
- He is a close friend of Sylvester Stallone.
- One of Harlin’s favorite movies is The Wild Bunch (1969).
- As a child, Harlin went to see Alfred Hitchcock‘s movies with his mother.