Molly Elizabeth Brolin

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Film and TV production assistant (1987)
Fri Jul 21 2023
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Molly Elizabeth Brolin is an American assistant producer. However, fans mostly know Molly as the daughter of actor James Brolin and his ex-wife Jan Smithers who is also an actress. She is not as famous as her parents but she is well-known in the entertainment industry. 

Molly was born on November 28, 1987, in Los Angeles, California. In her hometown, she started her school and also studied drama at a University there.

Early Life: Molly Elizabeth Brolin's Age & Bio

As previously mentioned, Molly was born on November 28, 1987, in Los Angeles, California to her father, James Brolin, and mother, Jan Smithers. As of now, she is in her mid-thirties.

Molly Elizabeth Brolin photographed at a public place
Molly Elizabeth Brolin photographed at a public place. Source: Instagram

Molly completed her early and high school education at a private school in her hometown. After graduating high school, she attended the Berkeley College of Music. 

After earning her degree, Brolin pursued her interest in the entertainment industry. Molly started as a production assistant in Hollywood.

Why Did Molly Elizabeth Brolin's Parents Divorce Each Other?

Molly Elizabeth Brolin's parents, Jan Smithers and James Brolin exchanged vows in 1986. Jan and James married in a private wedding ceremony.  

James Brolin wearing a black zipped turtle neck and Molly wearing a black fishnet top with a black inner top.
Molly Elizabeth Brolin with her father, James Brolin 

When Smithers became pregnant, she couldn't continue her acting career. Moreover, after conceiving her daughter, Molly, she spent all of her time working on bringing up Molly by herself, while James Brolin continued work.

However, things did not go well between James and Jan's marriage relationship so they divorced in 1995. Jan Smithers took her daughter with her and started a peaceful life in the countryside.

Personal life of Molly Elizabeth Brolin

Even with being the daughter of two popular entertainment industry personalities and the step-daughter of Barbra Streisand, Molly Elizabeth Brolin has been able to keep information about her personal life private with no leaks whatsoever. 

Molly Elizabeth Brolin took a picture in her studio.
Molly Elizabeth Brolin took a picture in her studio. Source: Instagram

What we can confirm is that she has chosen to remain single to focus on her career now before anything else before moving on to be in a relationship.

Height & Body Weight

Molly Elizabeth Brolin stands at 5 feet 2 inches (160 cm)  tall while having an average body weight of 58 kg (128 lbs). She has a beautiful oval face along with natural brown eyes and brown hair.

Talking about her body measurement, she has a slim body with an average body measurement. 

Molly Elizabeth Brolin and her Family

Molly Elizabeth Brolin is a wonderful daughter of her parents and a good sister. And, she has a great relationship with her father’s three stepchildren, Josh Brolin, Jess Brolin, and Jason Gould along with her stepmother, Barbara Streisand. Josh Brolin has a son, Trevor Brolin.

Photo of Molly Elizabeth Brolin father, James Brolin.
Photo of Molly Elizabeth Brolin's father, James Brolin. Image Source: IMDb

In addition, she attends many events with her father and mother-in-law. In addition, she is also visiting her biological mother Jan Smithers who has settled in Ojai, California.

Molly Elizabeth Brolin's Net Worth: Has $2 Million Fortune

Molly Elizabeth Brolin has a net worth of $2 million, like Leeanna Walsman. Her main source of income is her professional career as an assistant producer and art director. 

Molly Elizabeth Brolin posed with a map in her hands. Source: Instagram

Despite being the daughter of Jan Smithers and James Brolin, Molly decided to choose and start a career of her own even though she could've lived in luxury with her parent's money. This shows that she is an independent and motivated woman.

How Rich is Molly Elizabeth Brolin's Father? What's James Brolin's Net Worth?

James Brolin is indeed a very rich man. He has made a fortune through his acting career. Royal Hearts actor, James has a total net worth of $50 million.

Unlike other actors, he has not just strained himself in his acting journey but has also worked as a producer and director in several movies and TV series.

Brolin charges a good amount of money for portraying a role in movies and TV series. However, he has not revealed his actual earnings per TV show/film on any media.

What Does Molly Elizabeth Brolin Do?

Molly Elizabeth Brolin debuted as one of the production assistants of the 2011 short film, Royal Reunion. Brolin has also directed a stage play that made its debut at New York's "Wild Project" in this play.

Molly Elizabeth Brolin took a picture in the woods. Source: Instagram

Molly was the art director which's an idea she came up with herself and titled "Smile Swamp Princess", a rock opera co-composed by actor Megan Lui and directed by Molly's niece, Eden Brolin.

Molly has also been a part of the popular movie series, "Men in Black". She was the production assistant for the movies, "Men in Black 3" and "John Mulaney: New in Town."

Molly was also a part of the TV film "Royal Hearts" where she served as the assistant producer working alongside her father who was the director and played the lead role. 


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