Facts of Chandler Riggs
|Full Name||Chandler Riggs|
|Birth City||Atlanta, Georgia|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||William Riggs|
|Mother Name||Gina Ann Riggs|
|Relation With||Haleigh Hekking|
|Sibilings||Grayson Riggs (brother)|
|Date of Birth||June 27,1999|
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Chandler Riggs got his acting break at the age of five with a small role in a movie Jesus H. Zombie. The young actor skyrocketed to fame after his role in one of the most viewed TV series The Walking Dead. He landed a starring role of Carl Grimes, the main protagonist.
At the age of 20, the American actor has not only gained fame but also has amassed quite a good fortune.
What Is Chandler Riggs Net Worth In 2019?
Widely known for his role of Carl Grimes in The Walking Dead, Chandler Riggs has an estimated net worth of $7 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth, in 2019. In 2017, he had a net worth of $2 million (£1.5m).
Riggs is enjoying his flourishing acting career with dozens of movies and TV shows. Especially, his portrayal of Carl Grimes in AMC's original series brought him immense popularity and hefty sum. He shared the screen along with Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, and more.
He left the show after his character was controversially killed off midway during the eight seasons. He was paid $100k per episode for his role in a series who appeared in 77 episodes, that sums up his salary to be $7.7 million as per his aforementioned salary from the show.
Riggs currently stars in another hit TV series A Million Little Things alongside David Giuntoli and Romany Malco as well.
Endorsement, Charity, And Social Media Earnings
Apart from his movies and TV series, The Walking Dead star Riggs also has racked up a decent amount of money from his social media and contract with many well-known brands and companies.
As of 2019, the actor has over 3.3 million followers on his Instagram account. Though there is not much to talk about his endorsement deal, judging his Instagram followers he obviously makes an impressive fortune.
Source report that he earns over $500k a promotional post.
Riggs is shy and timid regarding his charity. But, it has been reported that he is a part of the Isaiah Alonso Foundation. In order to raise a fund for the foundation, the actor likewise attended a meet and greet with fans in Marietta, Georgia.
Where Does The Youngest Multi-Millionare Live?, Houses, Cars, And Assets
With such considerable net worth, Chandler Riggs has been enjoying a lavish lifestyle. On 4th Sep 2019, he revealed that he bought the house via Twitter. The location and financial detail of his new mansion are a little unclear.
On the other hand, Riggs reportedly owns a house in Los Angeles. The medium price of the house in LA is over $880k.
Talking about his expensive car collection, he is a car enthusiast. He has Eso Sport ($30,555) and Mercedes-Benz CLA (33,695).
Tax And Insurance
With his $7 million net worth, the actor is reported to pay $2,551,250 and $170,661 as a Federal and FICA tax respectively. He also regularly deals with his insurance premium.
Atlanta-Born Chandler Riggs Is A Etowah High School Graduate
Born on June 27, 1999, in Atlanta, Georgia, Chandler Riggs is the son of Gina Ann Riggs (mother) and William Riggs (father). He also has a little brother named Grayson Riggs. Initially, he wanted to be a tap dancer and also briefly practiced with So You Think You Can Dance finalist Zack Everhart.
But, later on, Chandler developed a strong passion for acting and decided to dabble into the world of entertainment. He graduated from the Etowah High School.
Who Is His Girlfriend?
The American young actor is dating Haleigh Hekking, a professional video game player and a model. Together, the couple also attended the 44th Annual Saturn Awards back in June 2018. The power couple doesn't shy to flaunt their love story publicly posting a series of photos on their social media.
Chandler Riggs previously dated Brianna Maphis. The two met for the first time in 2015 while the two together traveling on the same cruise ship. The couple parted ways in 2017 after a couple of years of their relationship.
- His favorite movie is The Mist.
- Every year, the actor organizes a fan meeting.
- He is of English, German, Scottish and some Welsh descent.
- His height is 5' 7½" (1.71 m).