Dax Shepard is an actor, writer, director, and producer from the United States of America, who first wanted to become a stand-up comedian before pursuing an acting career. Dax Shepard worked with his mother during his teenage years. Now let’s have a close look at Dax Shepard’s net worth in 2018.
Dax Shepard Early Life
Dax Randall Shepard was born on January 2, 1975, in Milford Village, Michigan, United States. His father, Dave Robert Shepard, Sr. worked as a salesman in the cars industry but he’s now dead, and his mother Laura LaBo worked at General Motors Company, and she had a very huge business, they got divorced when he was a child in 1978. His mother, Laura got married 3 times after Dax’s father. Dax Shepard’s brother is David Shepard Jr., and his step-sister is the actress Carly Hatter.
Dax Shepard was mostly grown and raised around his hometown. He finished his schooling from the Walled Lake Central High School, then he attended the West Los Angeles College and Santa Monica College before he transferred to the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where he received his bachelor’s degree in anthropology.
Dax Shepard married actress Kristen Bell in 2013, after 3 years of their engagement and 6 years of their relationship because they were waiting for marriage-related legal changes. Dax and Kristen gave birth to 2 daughters, Delta Bell Shepard, and Lincoln Shepard.
Dax Shepard Career
Dax Shepard wanted to do stand-up comedies when he was in his school, but he was kind of scared. He worked with his mother for some time. In 1996, Dax moved to Los Angeles where he went to The Groundlings sketch comedy school and took classes for years.
Dax Shepard’s first movie appearance was a small role in the 1998 romantic comedy “Hairshirt.” He experienced a huge commercial success after his major acting role in the comedy movie “Without a Paddle.” His work with the hidden camera reality series “Punk’d” contributed a lot to his fame and success. Dax Shepard had a great role along with Josh Hutcherson, Kristen Stewart and Tim Robbins in a science fiction action fantasy movie titled “Zathura: A Space Adventure.”
Furthermore, he was one of the main actors of the drama series “Parenthood” as he starred in all of its series and episodes. Dax Shepard debut writing and directing was in the comedy movie “Brother’s Justice” which was a very successful work by him.
Dax Shepard’s 2017-2018 movie appearances including an action comedy movie titled “CHiPs” which he’s the director and writer of, a comedy titled “The Buddy Games,” and another comedy movie titled “El Camino Christmas.” His series appearances including comedy titled “Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later,” and the comedy fantasy series “Ghosted.”
Awards & Achievements
Dax Shepard has never won an award for himself, but he was nominated for the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Dramatic TV Actor, and the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Reality/Variety Star – Male. However, his debut as a director and writer “Brother’s Justice” movie received the Audience Award.
Net Worth of Dax Shepard
Dax Shepard has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. He made his fortune from the TV movies and series he’s been greatly performing in, and from being the director and writer of a few movies. “Without a Paddle” and “The Boss” movies are 2 of the highest grossing movies that he appeared on. Dax Shepard’s wife, Kristen Bell has an estimated net worth of $15 million.
Dax Shepard is a talented actor, writer, and director who will be getting more and more success in the TV industry by time. His first high grossing movie experience was with the comedy “Without a Paddle,” and his debut as a writer and director was in the comedy movie “Brother’s Justice.” Dax Shepard is married to Kristen Bell, they have 2 daughters, and they are happily living together.