Biography Jim Hecht
Jim Hecht is an American writer and producer who rose to fame as the legally married husband of talented KTLA News anchor and reporter Courtney Friel. He is also recognized for working on movies and TV shows like Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty (2022), Robots (2005) and the popular movie Ice Age: The Meltdown 2006.
Hecht was born and raised in a middle-class family of Caucasian descent living in New York City. He grew up with his parents, who noted his passion for film and writing. Thus, they influenced him to join various drama clubs in middle school and high school. Jim enjoyed every moment he had on stage, whether it was helping to write a script or even starring in any play.
Eventually, Jim finished high school and began studying film production at a prestigious college in New York. After college, he began his career as a playwright. From there, Hecht got the opportunity to work on the 2005 movie called Robot after someone noticed his talent at a New York theater. His most recent project is Winning Time: The Rose of the Lakers Dynasty which premiered in 2022. Jim also hosts a podcast called Wnning Time.
age of jim hecht
How old is Courtney Field’s husband? Jim is 47 years old in 2022. He was born in September 19, 1975, in New York City, United States. Furthermore, Hecht celebrates his birthday on February 19 every year. Her zodiac birth sign is Virgo.
Jim Hecht Height
Hecht stands at an approximate height of about 5 feet 8 inches (1.69 m). It also weighs approx. 68 kg (149 pounds). Furthermore, Jim’s hair color is black and his eye color is hazel.
Jim Hecht Family
Jim was born as the eldest child to his parents who lived in New York City. However, he has yet to disclose the identity of his mother, father, and siblings. This is because Jim is known to be secretive and secretive about his personal family background.
Jim Hecht Wife Courtney Friel
Hecht is currently married to the famous KTLA journalist, Courtney Friel. The two began dating after Courtney finalized her divorce from her first husband Carter Evans in 2016. Jim and Courtney got married in 2020 via a private and low-key wedding ceremony that was only attended by close friends and family .
Jim is now the stepfather to Courtney’s children from her first marriage. Courtney currently works as a reporter in Los Angeles, who previously worked for KTTV and other FOX news stations for nearly a decade. She also hosted the late night FOX News show called Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfield before joining KTLA. The family now lives in a local suburban neighborhood situated in Los Angeles, California.
Jim Hecht’s Children
Jim and Courtney are the proud parents of two children. However, the two children are from Courtney’s first marriage to her ex-husband Carter. However, Jim loves his stepchildren as much as a father would love his own children.
Jim Hecht Net Worth
Hecht’s net worth is estimated to range from a low $1 million to high of $20 million. His main source of income is his career as a writer and producer in Hollywood.
Jim Hecht Movies and TV Shows
- Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty (2022)
- Robots (2005)
- Here Comes the Grump (2018)
- Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
- The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild (2022)