Ben Sherwood

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Ben Sherwood (Benjamin Berkley Sherwood) was born on 12 February, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, United States, is an American writer, journalist, and producer. Discover Ben Sherwood’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 56 years old?

Popular AsBenjamin Berkley Sherwood
OccupationAuthor, journalist, entrepreneur
Age56 years old
Zodiac SignAquarius
Born12 February 1964
Birthday12 February
BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States
NationalityUnited States

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Ben Sherwood Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Ben Sherwood’s Wife?

His wife is Karen Kehela (m. 2003)

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WifeKaren Kehela (m. 2003)
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ChildrenCharles Edmund Sherwood, William Richard Sherwood

Ben Sherwood Net Worth

He net worth has been growing significantly in 2018-19. So, how much is Ben Sherwood worth at the age of 56 years old? Ben Sherwood’s income source is mostly from being a successful Author. He is from United States. We have estimated Ben Sherwood’s net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2020$1 Million – $5 Million
Salary in 2019Under Review
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Timeline of Ben Sherwood


Sherwood’s non-fiction work has been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, Parade Magazine, and O Magazine. In 1996, Sherwood wrote his first novel, Red Mercury, published under the pseudonym Max Barclay by Dove Books. The story involves a nuclear terror threat at the Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. President Bill Clinton reportedly “devoured” the book before traveling to Atlanta to attend the Olympics.


In January 2015, Sherwood was named President of Disney-ABC Television Group, and Co-Chairman of Disney Media Networks. Following the Disney acquisition of Fox in March 2019, Sherwood departed the company.


In April 2004, Sherwood was the Executive Producer of the ABC’s Good Morning America, and on December 3, 2010, Sherwood was appointed President of ABC News in New York.

In 2004, Sherwood published The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud, which follows a young man’s journey between the worlds of life and death, and explores his bonds with loved ones in both. The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud was made into a major motion picture starring Zac Efron, directed by Burr Steers, produced by Marc E. Platt and released from Universal Pictures on July 30, 2010 under the new title Charlie St. Cloud.

The Survivors Club website is a social enterprise dedicated to helping people survive and thrive in the face of every kind of adversity including health, financial, family, and extreme challenges. In August 2010, the website re-launched as part of the Hearst Digital Network, a division of the Hearst Corporation.


In January 2009, his first non-fiction book, The Survivors Club: The Secrets and Science that Could Save Your Life, was published by Grand Central Publishing, an imprint of Hachette Book Group. The Survivors Club explores human survival in all its forms. The book became a New York Times bestseller and has been published in more than 15 languages.

In January 2009, expanding upon the themes of his most recent book, Sherwood launched a website called, an online resource center and support network for people facing all manners of adversity.


In 2003, Sherwood married to Karen Lisa Kehela in a Jewish ceremony in Beverly Hills, California. Kehela is the Co-Chair of Imagine Films, a division of film and television production company Imagine Entertainment. They have two sons.


In 2000, while working at NBC Nightly News, Sherwood wrote a bestselling novel called The Man Who Ate The 747, published by Bantam Books. The tragicomic tale tells the story of an investigator for a fictional Guinness Book of Records who travels to Superior, Nebraska to authenticate a record attempt involving a man eating a Boeing 747. The record keeper meets an introverted and misguided Nebraska farmer who is ingesting the 747 by grinding parts of the plane into gritty dust. By consuming the plane, the farmer hopes to prove the size and scope of his love for a woman who lives in the small town.


In 1997, Sherwood joined NBC’s Nightly News with Tom Brokaw as a Producer, a Senior Producer, and ultimately the Senior Broadcast Producer, where he was present during coverage of the September 11 attacks. Sherwood left NBC News in January 2002.


From 1989-93, Sherwood was an Associate Producer and a Producer for ABC News’ Primetime (then called PrimeTime Live) with hosts Diane Sawyer and Sam Donaldson. During that time, Sherwood was part of the ABC News Team that came under sniper fire in Sarajevo, Bosnia in August 1992.


In 1981, Sherwood graduated from Harvard-Westlake School), (at the time, known as Harvard School for Boys), an independent university preparatory school in Los Angeles, California. In 1986, he graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard College with an AB degree. From 1986-89, Sherwood was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University, and he and his sister, Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, were the first brother and sister team of Rhodes scholars.


Benjamin Berkley “Ben” Sherwood (born February 12, 1964) is an American writer, journalist, and producer who was formerly the President of Disney-ABC Television Group and ABC News.