Devon Franklin

There is something special that is hidden in books, and you can never learn about it unless you become a vivid reader. Reading books might not be a fan but once you get used to it and you get the right books, you will learn to enjoy it. Devon Franklin is one writer and author that you will always be proud of.

He is recognized as one of the best-selling authors as well as a motivational speaker. At the same time, he is also a Hollywood producer which means that his life is dedicated and revolves around changing and transforming people’s lives.

Well, how well do you know about DeVon Franklin? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about DeVon Franklin’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about DeVon Franklin to date.

Biography and Early Life

On 13th April 1978 in the family of Paulette Franklin and Donald Ray Franklin, a baby boy was born and they named him Devon Franklin. At that time, Donald’s family was living in Oakland, California. Devon is not the only child of Paulette and Donald as they also have other two sons named David Brandon and Donald Ray.

Unfortunately, the couple separated when the three boys were still very young and the boys had to move to her parent’s home. There were no hopes of the two gettings back together as Devon’s dad suffered a heart attack and passed on at the age of 36 years.

Devon’s mother had seven daughters and they were all united and gave their best to bring up these three boys. In fact, Devon calls it a coalition of strong women who have contributed a lot to the success he has today. His mother also ensured there were strong males to guide her sons and these were their grandfather and uncle who was also their pastor.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is DeVon Franklin in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, DeVon Franklin’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 13 April 1978. Though, he is 6’ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.


Although Devon wasn’t living with his father, he was very fond of him. Therefore, when he died, he was very much affected by the death and decided to bury himself in academics as a way of coping with the loss. Without knowing it, this ultimately led to his passion for television and movies as well as his interest in theatre. He was enrolled to the University of Southern California and he graduated in 2000. At the university, he majored in Business Administration and minored in Cinema-Television.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Devon Franklin is a religious Seventh-day Adventist faithful. He is not only a successful career man but also a great family man. He married his wife Meagan Good on the 16th June 2012 and their wedding was held in Malibu, California. Prior to their marriage, the couple has stated that they remained chaste. This shows great love and commitment to their faith. It however seems like the two have not received any kids so far.

Is Devon Franklin Gay?

This is a question that some people might be asking themselves since there is no information of his past relationships before he started dating his wife Meagan. However, the fact that he has been married to Meagan Good since 2012 is enough prove that he is not gay.

Professional Career

After graduating from university, he took the combination in his expertise in film experience and business savvy at and applied for a job for James Lassiter and Will Smith in an internship. He was later promoted to an executive at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. He was however still not contented and therefore decided to look for another job. It is at this juncture that he started working at Columbia Pictures.

As at January 2021, Devon is still working as Vice President of Production for Columbia. He has also been the producer for different projects some of which include: Jumping The Broom, The Karate Kid, The Pursuit of Happyness and Not Easily Broken among many others.


As a producer, he is praised for producing one of the best and mind-blowing films in his career. This gave him the title “Top 100 Influential African-Americans in America” from Ebony magazine. He has also been featured in great shows including Steve Harvey’s and Oprah’s.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Devon Franklin in 2021

Devon Franklin is very much dedicated to helping people find themselves and realize their dreams. In the process, Devon has also earned a good income which has accumulated his net worth to a total of $12 million as of 2021. Donald has earned all his wealth from his commitment as a producer, author as well as a motivational speaker. This means, that his wealth will continue rising even higher as he is still very much committed to bringing a difference in people’s lives.

A son that was raised up by a single mother has today become a pillar for many. Apart from being an author, producer, and motivational speaker, Devon is also a preacher of the gospel.


Facts of Devon Franklin

  • Gender Male
  • full nameDevon Franklin
  • birthplaceOakland, California
  • Date of Birth April 13, 1978
  • Age 46 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Diamond
  • Lucky Color Red
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$12 million
  • professionMotivational speaker,  best-selling author, and producer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 75 Kg, In Pounds – 165 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 185 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6’ 1″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorDark brown
  • high schoolN/A

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Angie Martinez

Jason Alexander