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Neil Aspinall Net Worth



Neil Aspinall net worth is

$17 Million



Neil Aspinall Wiki Biography

Neil Stanley Aspinall (13 October 1941 – 24 March 2008) was a British music industry executive. A school friend of Paul McCartney and George Harrison, he went on to head the Beatles’ company Apple Corps.The Beatles employed Aspinall as their road manager and personal assistant, which included driving his old Commer van to and from shows, both day and night. After Mal Evans started work for The Beatles, Aspinall was promoted to become their personal assistant, later becoming chief executive of their company, Apple Corps.On behalf of Apple, Aspinall was involved in notable court cases against Allen Klein, EMI, and Apple Computer. He supervised the marketing of music, videos, and merchandising, as well being a director of Standby Films, which was run from his home in Twickenham, London. On 10 April 2007, Aspinall retired from Apple Corps. He died of lung cancer in New York City in 2008. 

Full Name Neil Aspinall
Net Worth $17 Million
Date Of Birth October 13, 1941
Died 2008-03-23
Place Of Birth Prestatyn, Denbighshire, Wales, UK
Profession Producer, Actor, Casting Director
Education Liverpool Institute High School for Boys
Spouse Suzy Aspinall
Children Vincent “Roag” Best, daughters Gayla, Dhara and Mandy and son Julian
IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0039679
Awards Grammy Award for Best Music Film
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series
Movies Let It Be, Magical Mystery Tour
TV Shows The Beatles Anthology
# Fact
1 Father of Pete Best‘s half-brother, Roag.
2 He played background instruments on some Beatles tracks, and was part of the chorus for “Yellow Submarine”.
3 During WWII, his parents were evacuated from Liverpool to Wales, where he was born.
4 Often dubbed “The Fifth Beatle”.
5 The character “Norm” in A Hard Day’s Night (1964) was loosely based on Aspinall. “Shake” was likewise based on Mal Evans, the Beatles’s other road manager.
6 Usually played the “heavy” during Beatles tours, telling the press and backstage visitors when it was time for them to leave. (The band’s code word that they were getting tired was “cripples”, from the countless handicapped fans brought to meet them after shows.).
7 Daughter, Gayla Aspinall, helped produce The Beatles Anthology (1995).
8 Was The Beatles‘s driver since 1960 and became their road manager (with Mal Evans) when they started touring until 1966.
9 Attended Liverpool Institute with Paul McCartney and George Harrison.
10 Remains the managing director of Apple and, together with his wife, Suzanne Ornstein, is a director of Standby Films Ltd.
11 Studied to be an accountant

Producer

Title Year Status Character
All Together Now 2008 Documentary executive producer
The Beatles in Help! 2007 Video documentary short executive producer
Imagine 2006 TV Series documentary executive producer – 1 episode
Hendrix: Band of Gypsys 1999 Video documentary producer
The Beatles Anthology TV Mini-Series documentary producer – 2 episodes, 1995 executive producer – 1 episode, 1995
The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit 1991 Video documentary executive producer
Let It Be 1970 Documentary producer

Actor

Title Year Status Character
Magical Mystery Tour 1967 TV Movie Man with Hat on the Roadside (uncredited)
How I Won the War 1967 Death Soldier (uncredited)

Casting Director

Title Year Status Character
Magical Mystery Tour 1967 TV Movie uncredited

Music Department

Title Year Status Character
That’ll Be the Day 1973 music supervisor

Thanks

Title Year Status Character
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years 2016 Documentary with special thanks in the memory of
Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin’ About Him?) 2010 Documentary special thanks
All Together Now 2008 Documentary dedicated to the memory of
The Beatles Anthology 1995 TV Mini-Series documentary photographic archive material courtesy of – 1 episode

Self

Title Year Status Character
George Harrison: Living in the Material World 2011 Documentary Himself
The Beatles in Help! 2007 Video documentary short Himself
Best of the Beatles 2005 Video documentary Himself – MD Apple Corps
The Beatles Anthology 1995-1996 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself / Himself – School Friend
Die Beatles und Ausschnitte aus dem Rahmenprogramm ihrer Deutschlandtournee 1966 TV Movie Himself – Roadie (uncredited)
The Beatles in Nederland 1964 TV Movie Himself (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Won Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
2000 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Long Form Music Video Hendrix: Band of Gypsys (1999)
1997 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Music Video – Long Form The Beatles Anthology (1995)

Nominated Awards

Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie
1996 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Informational Series The Beatles Anthology (1995)

Known for movies

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