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Full NameLeif Garrett
First NameLeif
Last NameGarrett
Birth NameLeif Per Nervik
ProfessionActress, Singer
Birth CityCalifornia
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameRik Nervik
Mother NameCarolyn Steller
Mother ProfessionActor
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusSingle
AwardsWestern Heritage Award
FilmographyThe Outsiders
EducationHollywood Professional School
Height173 cm
Weight78 kg
Networth$1 k
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Date of BirthNovember 8,1961
Age58 years

American Singer Leif Garett Has A Net Worth Of $1 Thousand

Leif Garrett is an American television personality, actor, and singer. Starting the professional career as a child actor, he became popular as a teen idol in music in the 1970s.     

With the professional career of over five decades, he appeared in many films and television series including Wonder Woman, Vengeance, The Odd Couple, Apple’s Way and so on. In addition, he won the Western Heritage Award and nominated for Bravo Otto Germany. 

Moreover, Garrett came into a highlight for his drug abuse and legal issues.

Net Worth Details: Income Sources, Earnings, And Salary

Leif Garrett made his acting debut in Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice as Jimmy Henderson, an uncredited role in 1969. He made his feature film debut in Walking Tall as Mike in 1973. The movie earned a worldwide gross of $23 million. 

Leif Garrett in his young age
Leif Garrett in his young age

Here are some of his popular films along with their box office collection:

YearMoviesBox Office
1974Macon County Line$30 Million 
1975Walking Tall Part 2$11 Million
1978Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band$20.4 Million
1983The Outsiders$33.7 Million
2003Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star$23.8 MIllion

Moreover, he starred alongside several popular stars including C. Thomas Howell, Matt Dillon, Ralph Macchio, Patrick Swayse, Rob Lowe, Mila Kunis, Seth Green, Drew Barrymore, and Tom Cruise.

Furthermore, Garrett made his TV series debut in Nanny and the Professor as Billy in 1970. Following then, he appeared in many television series such as Family Affair, Cade’s County, Cannon, Arnie, Gunsmoke, Family Guy, truTV Presents: World’s Dumbest… and Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew

In addition to acting, Garrett is a singer and began his music career in 1976. He signed a five-album recording contract with Atlantic Records. The following year, he released his debut single, Come Back When You Grow Up

He made his debut album Leif Garret in 1977 and ranked 37 on the US Pop chart. Since then, he released several albums like Feel the Need, Same Goes for You, My Movie of You The Leif Garrett Collection and many more.

Furthermore, his singles include Surfin’ USA, The Wanderer, Sheila, Feel the Need, When I Think of You, New York City Nights, Runaway Rita and so on.

In September 2006, Garrett appeared on Fear Factor and won the show with the grand prize of $50,000.

Charity Works

Leif Garrett is a philanthropic person. He performed in concerts to fundraise for the donation to the charity organizations.

On July 25, 2015, he performed a show at the Vogue to collect funds for medical treatment of cancer patients and donated to the American Cancer Society.  

Tax Payments

Leif Garrett is an American citizen and like any other American person, he also pays taxes to the government. However, as to how much he pays is still unknown.

Assets: House And Cars

There is no information available about his residence. He may have a house or live with his family.

Similarly, there is no information available about him owning any automobile. He got into a car accident on his mother’s Porche 911 on November 3, 1979. 

Leif Garrett’s Early Life, Family, And Education

Leif Garrett was born as Leif Per Nervik to Rik Nervik and actress Carolyn Steller on November 8, 1961, in Hollywood, California, United States. As for siblings, he has a sister, Dawn Lyn, an actress.     

Garrett belongs to American nationality and white by ethnicity. He began his entertainment career at the age of five. As for education, he graduated from Hollywood Professional School in California.

Personal Life: Wife And Legal Issues

Garrett was in a relationship with British actress Nicollette Sheridan in 1979. The couple dated for six years in six years and separated in 1986.   

He also had a long-term relationship with late actress Elaine Blistad in the 1990s. He dated several popular celebrities like Kristy McNichol, Tatum O’Neal, and Justine Bateman.

Leif Garrett and his ex-girlfriend, Nicollette Sheridan
Leif Garrett and his ex-girlfriend, Nicollette Sheridan

The American singer is possibly single as of September 2019.  

Garrett declared bankruptcy in October 2001. He only had $350 in cash, clothes and some household stuff as possessions. Every month his mother sent $1,000 as regular income.   

Legal Issues

Garrett was arrested much time in possession of the drug. He revealed that he started taking drugs at the age of 14. He was taken into custody in possession of narcotics on February 1, 2010. He was asked for $10,000 bail and was charged with a felony count of heroin possession. After a month on October 8, he entered the rehab program as per the order of the court.

In 1979, Garrett crashed his mother’s Porsche 914. He was with his friend Roland Winkler without putting seat belts during the accident. Winkler became a victim of Paraplegic, a condition of having no feeling to lower body parts. 

Los Angeles court ordered Garrett’s insurance company, Transamerica Insurance Co. to pay $3.9 million to Winkler. For civil negligence, he had to pay $3,877,760 and $15,000 for public property damage. In 1984, he only had a net worth of $50,000 to $100,000 according to Winkler's attorney, Edward Steinbrecher. 

In 1987, Wrinkler settled for $6 million with Premier Insurance Co., the insurer of Porsche 914.

Age & Height

Age: As of September 2019, Garrett reached the age of 57 years old.

Height: He stands at a tall height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.73 meters. 

Updated On Thu Apr 30 2020 Published On Wed Sep 04 2019 By Greece