Jamie Linden is an American screenwriter who gained recognition for his work on “We Are Marshall” and “Dear John”. His two other popular movies are “Money Monster” and “10 Years”. It was reported that he is working on a screenplay for a new movie named “Chaos Walking”.
Before he started working as a screenwriter, he was hired on several assistant positions. In early 2000, he participated and won the game show called “The Price is Right”. That achievement was the one which inspired him to stay and work in Hollywood. We will give you an insight into his bio and net worth.
Jamie Linden was born and raised in a town of Winter Park, Florida on the third of September 1980. His parents are Americans, and he is born under Virgo. He was educated at Howell High School and later graduated in marketing and media on the Florida State University.
After the graduation, along with some friends, Jamie traveled to Hollywood to participate on tv show “The Price is Right”. They won a Tuscan wine server cart and $5k. This victory was the key thing that helped him decide to stay and try to work in Hollywood.
He is in a relationship with popular actress Rachel McAdams. Their relationship started in 2016 and continues to this day. They have so little pictures appearing in public. However, they can be seen on a red carpet regularly. In 2018, Rachel gave birth to a son.
They are not married yet. Before his marriage, he was in a relationship with a Zooey Deschanel. On the marriage of Scott Porter, an actor from “Friday Night Lights”, Jamie was a groomsman.
Before he started writing on his own, Jamie Linden worked as an assistant to Sydney Pollack and Anthony Minghella. This helped him in his dream of pursuing his own career as a screenwriter. As we said, his debut in Hollywood was “We Are Marshall” that featured Kate Mara, Matthew Fox, and Matthew McConaughey, that was directed by McG.
“We Are Marshall” was inspired by a true story about a plane crash that killed most of the Marshall University football team. Four years later, he wrote the screenplay for “Dear John”. The following year he was credited as a screenwriter in “10 Years”.
In 2013, he collaborated with Julia Roberts and George Clooney on the movie “Money Monster”. He is credited as a co-writer on a screenplay for science fiction action movie named “Chaos Walking”, that will star Daisy Ridley, Tom Holland, and Mads Mikkelsen.
Jamie Linden`s wealth is made from his writing screenplays for popular Hollywood projects. According to Hollywood reporter, screenwriters are earning from $100k up to $1 million on average. Some online sources are saying that Jamie Linden`s net worth is estimated at around $1.5 million.
However, his girlfriend Rachel McAdams is estimated at $16 million. Jamie Linden is young and he has many more to offer to Hollywood, and we are pretty sure that he will continue to work on various projects.