Austin Hearst Net Worth $19 Billion
He was ranked 250th in the “Forbes 400” list of the richest Americans. His most recent job was The Vow, a love story starring Rachel McAdams. It was released in February 2012. Other works include the television animation versions of the comic strips Popeye & Sons, and Beetle Bailey.
He’s been running Hearst Corporation, a media giant that includes newspapers, magazines and television and radio stations. Additionally, it owns some positions in cable networks ESPN, Lifetime, and A&E which are doing nicely. The company’s stake in ESPN is worth more than $11 billion. It is owned by a trust whose beneficiaries are the heirs of William Randolph Hearst and it makes annual cash distributions. He is also the Vice President of Special Projects as well as the Manager of Hearst Entertainment.
The family was likewise paid $95 million by the state in 2005 to be able to maintain the property.