James B. Patterson is an American author. He is largely known for his novels about fictional psychologist Alex Cross, the protagonist of the Alex Cross series.
James Patterson Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
Born: March 22, 1947 (age 66), Newburgh, New York, United States
James Patterson Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary Monthly Yearly & Earning Per Day Week:
- Earnings: $91 M As of June 2013
Source of Wealth: Books
Residence: Palm Beach, FL
Education: Master of Arts, Vanderbilt University; Bachelor of Arts / Science, Manhattan College
Marital Status: Married
- With 29 titles on the e-book best seller list, Patterson is arguably the most successful author of all time. He get bigger advances and a bigger share of the profits than most authors. But Patterson has yet to have his stories truly successfully translated on the big (or small screen). Although many project are in the works, his most recent movie, Alex Cross starring fellow Celebrity 100 member Tyler Perry, grossed only $30 million.