Morris Lamont Chestnut Jr. aka Morris Chestnut is a popular actor based in America. The popular actor had suddenly hit stardom and garnered immense fame and recognition after his praiseworthy performance in “Boyz N The Hood” which had released in the year 1991. Henceforth, his journey on the silver screen has been unstoppable eventually leading him to the present success and fame. Now let’s have a close look on Morris Chestnut’s net worth in 2018.
Morris Chestnut Early Life
Morris Chestnut was born on the 1st of January in the year 1969 in the region of Cerritos in California to parents Shirley Chestnut and Morris Lamont Chestnut Sr. Chestnut had received education from the prestigious Richard Gahr High School from where he had got certified in the year 1986. Following his high school, he had enrolled for the course of drama as well as finance at the very popular and honorable California State University, Northridge.
Morris Chestnut Career, Awards & Achievement
Morris Chestnut had soon decided to enter into the acting field and had chosen it as his ultimate profession. Chestnut had his first breakthrough in the nineteenth episode of the second season in the very popular “Nightmares: A Nightmare On Elm Street: The Series” in the year 1990, henceforth which he had signed the major film in 1991. Thereafter, Chestnut was spotted in several other movies and television series, notable among them is also in the series “Out All Night”. With a few side role in the hit films such as “Under Siege 2: Dark Territory” in the year 1995 and “G. I. Jane” in the year 1997, Chestnut had risen to higher levels of stardom.
From the year 1997 to 1998, Chestnut has also featured in the eminent “C-16” also. That year, he had received victory in the gaming competition of “Madden Bowl”. A year later, he had garnered immense appreciation for his performance in “The Best Man”. A similar role was played by him in “The Game Plan” in the year 2007.
In the year 2001, Chestnut had starred in the popular film of “The Brothers” dedicated to the struggles of the youths. Three years later, he had also stunned everyone with his performance in “Ladder 49”. Proving his versatility, Chestnut was seen playing the role of a villain in the eminent films such as “Half Past Dead” in the year 2002 and “Prince Of Pistols” in the year 2008.
Morris Chestnut is known to have tied the marriage knots with Pam Chestnut in the year 1995. The couple has henceforth been blessed with two children.
Awards & Achievement
Morris Chestnut had won immense appreciation and fame throughout his career. He was nominated for the Image Awards in the years 2000 and 2016 and had won the award in the year 2014. Besides this, he was also nominated for the popular Black Reel Awards in the year 2002. Recently, in 2014, Morris Chestnut was honored with the victorious Acapulco Black Film Festival as well.
Net Worth of Morris Chestnut
Morris Chestnut has been an immensely popular actor based in America. Throughout his life, he has worked hard towards success. He was repeatedly seen gracing not just the television screen but also the theatres with explicitly hit films. He was also seen in the very favorite Fox channel in the series Rosewood, which has eventually led to the approximated net worth of $15 million.
Morris Chestnut has always been the favorite among all. In the recent year 2015, this was proven by him bagging the “Sexiest Men Alive” title. Besides the unstoppable success and forever excelling stardom, he is also known as a very humble family person.