Chandler Riggs net worth in 2019: How did the actor become wealthy? This is what we know… Read on as we unveil the secret behind Chandler Riggs career, net worth, earnings and investment
Fans of the TV series, The Walking Dead are still mourning the death of one of their favourite characters, Carl Grimes(played by Chandler Riggs).
But, the actor doesn’t seem to be too emotional about the end of casting for him in the show as he’d already amassed quite the fortune during his time on the show.
He started appearing on the show as Carl Grimes when he was ten and is currently working on other acting roles and starring in movies after the exit of his character.
The success of the show has seen him raked in a huge bank balance. The young actors’ net worth is estimated at $2 million in 2019. Keep reading as we outline Chandler Riggs net worth, earnings and career.
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
|Source of Wealth||Acting|
|Date of Birth||June 27, 1999|
Chandler Riggs was born on the 27 of June 1999 to Gina and William Riggs in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the oldest of two sons of his parents.
His younger brother is named Grayson. Riggs studied tap dancing for several years alongside Zack Everhart, who is a finalist at the So You Think You Can Dance competition.
He attended Etowah High School and graduated in early 2017.
Riggs made his acting debut in 2006 when he appeared in the horror-comedy film, Jesus H. Zombie.
He also starred in the 2009 film by Aaron Schneider titled, Get Low, where he cast as ‘Tom’. Riggs co-starred as ‘Mitchell’ in the 2016 film, Keep Watching, alongside Bella Thorne and Ioan Gruffudd.
Other movie appearances by Riggs includes The Wronged Man (2010), and Mercy (2014). He made his stage debut in the production of the Wizard of Oz.
Although Riggs had already been on the big screen, he gained prominence for his role as ‘Carl Grimes’ in the television horror-drama series ‘The Walking Dead‘.
He was aged 10 when he made his first appearance on the show. The show features stars such as Andrew Lincoln, Steven Yeun, Norman Reedus, Melissa Mcbride, and Lennie James.
The show premiered on the 31 of October 2010. The seventh season of the show premiered in 2016.
Riggs began dating Instagram star, Brianna Maphis who was a year older than him back in 2015.
There is no current information about whether they are still together or not. Aside from acting, Riggs is also a DJ and has released a couple of electronic music on SoundCloud.
Chandler Riggs Net Worth
Chandler Riggs has a net worth of $2 million as estimated in 2019.
His fortune is courtesy of his excellent performance as Carl Grimes in The Walking Dead. It was reported that he was paid $30,000 per episode
Awards and Nominations
Chandler Riggs has received different awards thanks to his impressive role play in the television series, The Walking Dead as the character, Carl Grimes.
He received the Satelite Award for the category of Best Cast-Television Series in 2012 and Saturn Award under the Best Performance by a Young Actor in a television series category the following year. Also, in 2016 and 2018, he won the same award under the same category.
Riggs won the 2014 Yоung Artist Award for the Best Performance in a TV Series-Landing Young Actor. He has also been nominated for many other awards as well.