Kris Slava Biography

Updated On Sep 24, 2018 Published On Sep 24, 2018
Facts of Kris Slava
Birth Nation: United States
Name Kris Slava
Birth Name Kris Slava
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession American producer
Famous for Peter Pan
Married Yes
Married to Karen Austin
Children 1 daughter ( Olivia)
Divorce Karen Austin
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Kris Slava is an American producer and writer who is better known for being the former husband of American actress, Karen Austin.

Karen Austin has acted in several movies such as  Summer Rentals (1985), Jagged Club (1985), The Rum Diary (2011) and has acted alongside famous actors which include Johnny Deep and Drew Barrymore to name a few.

While not much is known about his date of birth or his parents, siblings and educational background, Kris Slava is of American nationality with a white ethnicity.

Slava has produced several  TV series and movies such as Standing Stone, Longitude, Midsomer Summers, and Designer People.

His recent project was American Revolutioners: DMC where he worked as an executive producer in 2011. His movie starred stars like Justin Bua, Ice-T, and Eva Longoria

Kris Slava has also written for the TV series such as How We Get Here (2015) and American Masters  (2017). 

He is a highly successful American producer who has been nominated for  Primetime Emmy Award for Oustanding Children’s Program for a TV show, Peter Pan in 2001 and Outstanding Classical Music-Dance Program for Standing Stone in 1997.

Moving towards his personal life, Kris Slava was previously married to his girlfriend turned wife, Karen Austin. He tied the wedding knots with the American actress in 1975 when she was only 19 and the couple were in their college years.

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The pair also had a daughter named, Olivia Slava. However, their marriage fell apart and they got divorced seven years later in 1982.

The cause of their separation is not known. Currently, Austin is settled in Los Angeles with her daughter, whereas, Kris Slava is possibly single at the moment.

Even though Karen Slava's salary and net worth have not been officially disclosed, his former wife, Karen Austin is estimated to have a net worth in the region of $1 million from her career as a professional actress of her time.

Kris Slava

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Tied with his wedding knot with wife Karen Austin

1975

Kris Slava and Karen Austin got married in 1975 when they were still in their teen and tied their wedding knot when Karen Austin was only 19 years old.

Divorced with Karen Austin

1982

After 7 years of marriage, their marital status fell apart and the couple divorced in 1982. The reason for their divorce is not unknown.

Net Worth around $1 million

2018

While Kris Slava's net worth has not been officially disclosed as it is still under review. However, his ex-wife, Karen Austin over the course of her professional career as an actress is estimated to have around $1 million net worth.

Outstanding Classical Music-Dance Program Standing Stone

1997

Kris Slava received his first Emmy Award nomination for Standing Stone at the Outstanding Music Dance program in 1997.

Oustanding Children’s Program Peter Pan

2001

The American producer, Kris Slava received his second Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Children's Program, Peter Pan in 2001.