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Joe Francis Net Worth

Joe Francis Net Worth

Joe Francis Net Worth: $50,000,000

Joseph R. “Joe” Francis who is widely known by his stage name Joe Francis. He was born on April 1, 1973 in the remarkable city of Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Joe Francis is an American entrepreneur and film producer. He is best known as being the founder and creator of the Girls Gone Wild entertainment brand. Francis worked as a production assistant on the syndicated program Real TV before releasing the direct-to-video film, Banned from Television, in 1998. Francis has, at various times, been convicted of tax evasion, bribery, false imprisonment, assault causing great bodily injury, dissuading a witness, and record-keeping violations and has pleaded no contest to child abuse and prostitution. During his time at Real TV, people who worked in the studio would often view footage involving car accidents, attacks, and other graphic events. Francis licensed the footage, which he then sold through the Banned from Television videos, which he marketed on paid television advertisements. While viewing footage for inclusion on Banned from Television, he came across the video in which female students flashing their breasts during Mardi Gras and spring break… it was the footage that sparked his next business venture with Girls Gone Wild. Joe Francis enjoys the net worth of $50 million. Yearly salary of Joe Francis is about $1,234,954. He has to pay $50 million in a casino where he was betting and playing and he lost this big amount, which was a big downfall for the net worth of Joe Francis.

Initial Details of Joseph R. ‘’Joe’’.

Full NameJoseph R. ‘’Joe’’ Francis
Date of BirthApril 1, 1973
Place of BirthAtlanta, Georgia, United States
Professionentrepreneur and film producer
Zodiac SignAries
Famous for
  Founder of Girls Gone Wild, Banned From TV


Debut Year1998
Net Worth$50 million
Yearly Salary$1,234,954

Joe Francis’s Net Worth During Years:

YearsNet worth
2015          $45,482,391
            2016          $47,000,000

Some Interesting Facts:

Personal Life: Although never officially married, in November 2010 Joe entered into a “civil domestic partnership” with Christina McLarty in a ceremony at his ranch in Mexico. However, the couple split up shortly after some time. From 2012, he began his romantic love affairs with Abbey Wilson. She is one of the emerging models in Untied States and was once the winner of the Hottest Girl in America contest. They have not been married yet but have already welcomed twin daughters. Joe Francis was from the middle class family born as Joseph Raymond Francis in Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America to Raymond Francis and Maria Francis. He is an American and is of Austrian descent. He is of six feet and two inch tall. Owner of Villa Ranchos 13, which he named “Casa Aramara”, in the Ranchos Estates gated community of Punta Mita, Mexico

Career: After graduating from Laguna Beach High School, Joe joined University of Southern California and majored in Business Administration. While he was there, he also took several classes related to film and television. He began working for Real TV and then finally he created his own direct -to-video, film Banned from Television. In which he showed the videos that were banned on television, which contains accidents and other graphic content. After the success of Banned from Television, while he was viewing the footage of banned from television, he came across the footage in which college girls were flashing their private assets in summer break, he had an idea in mind and launched Girls Gone Wild entertainment. In the first two years of Girls Gone Wild, he earned $20 Million, but later Ashley Alexandra Dupré accused him in 2007, she accused him that he filmed her without her permission and later which was proved wrong. In 2008, four women sued Girls Gone Wild for allegedly filming them as minors. Joe Francis was fined $2,500 for asking a plaintiff during cross-examination if she was a prostitute. Clark County, Nevada judge Mark Denton awarded Steve Wynn $7.5 million for defamatory statements made by Francis. A jury awarded Steve Wynn $20 million in a slander case against Joe Francis for claiming that Wynn had threatened to kill him over a gambling debt. Judge Joanne O’Donnell reduced Steve Wynn’s award by $21 million to $19 million. Judge Joanne O’Donnell reduced Steve Wynn’s award by $21 million to $19 million. On August 27, 2013, Francis was sentenced to serve at least 270 days in county jail, 36 months probation, and was ordered to complete a Level 3 Anger Management course and a year of psychological counseling. In May 2015, a U.S. District Court judge issued an arrest warrant for Francis after he failed to comply with terms of his bankruptcy agreement. As of 2015, he was reportedly living in Mexico with his girlfriend and their twin daughters. Extradition treaties between the U.S. and Mexico are not applicable for civil contempt warrants.

List of Richest Producers:

George Lucas – $4.3 Billion

Steven Spielberg – $3.5 Billion

Jerry Bruckheimer – $850 Million

James Cameron – $700 Million

Peter Jackson – $450 Million

Joe Francis net worth is $50 million. Yearly salary of Joe Francis is about $1,234,954. He has to pay $50 million in a casino where he was betting and playing and he lost this big amount, which was a big downfall for the net worth of Joe Francis.

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