Chandler Riggs bio, Career, Personal life, Early life, Net worth, Facts
Who is Chandler Riggs?
Chandler Riggs an American actor. He is extremely prominent for his role in “The Walking Dead” (2010), “Get Low” (2009) and “Mercy” (2014). He is a hardworking person and has made a respectable position in American acting field at a young age.
In the Early Life of Chandler Riggs
The Walking Dead star was born to Williams Riggs (father) and Gina Ann Riggs (mother) in Atlanta, Georgia, on June 27, 1999. He is a citizen of American and has mixed ethnicity, which includes Scottish, German and English. Chandler is the first child of his parents. He has a younger brother called Grayson Riggs. The actor attended Etowah High School, from where he completed his high school in 2017.
In the career of Chandler Riggs
Fig: Chandler Riggs in The Walking Dead
Chandler Riggs was sealed quite early in his life. He was barely eight when he made his theatre debut at the Atlanta’s Fox Theatre production of ‘Munchkin’ and ‘The Wizard of Oz’. A year later, in 2009, he got his big breakthrough both in television and films. Not only did he bag the role of Tom in the film ‘Get Low’ he also starred in the television film ‘The Wronged Man’. A year later, i.e. in 2010, the magnum opus of his still super early career came in when he was roped in to play the character of Carl Grimes in ‘The Walking Dead’, an AMC horror drama television series. In the series, Grimes, his family and friends fight to survive in a violent apocalyptic world populated with zombies and the few surviving humans, some of whom are even more diabolical and dangerous than the zombies themselves. Interestingly, until then, Riggs had never read ‘The Walking Dead’ comics. But to provide depth to his character, he started reading the comic. Also, it gave him a better understanding of the plot and the character and also helped him portray well on screen.
The series, currently running in its first season as of May 2017, has become the highest rated series in cable television history, smashing all previous rating records. Other than working in ‘The Walking Dead’, Riggs has done a couple of projects including a short movie ‘Terminus’ as Daniel. In 2014, he played Georg Bruckner in ‘Mercy’ and made an appearance in ‘Home Invasion’. In television, he made a guest appearance as himself in the series ‘Talking Dead’. Riggs upcoming projects include the film ‘Keep Watching’ in which he plays the character of John Mitchell. Though Riggs was constantly praised for his work in ‘The Walking Dead’, his efforts gained widespread recognition when he won Best Leading Young Actor award by Young Artists Awards. In 2012 and later in 2016, he won the Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series by Saturn Awards
How much is the net worth of Chandler Riggs?
Fig: Chandler Riggs lifestyle
He gets paid a good amount of money from different films and T.V series and has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars.
In the Personal Life of Chandler Riggs
Fig: Chandler Riggs with his ex Brianna Maphis
Chandler Riggs was in relationships with Hana Hayes. But later, Diggs began dating his fangirl Brianna Maphis since August 2015. Apparently, they met one another on a cruise ship. They had been a couple since then but they broke up in 2017. According to the source, he began dating a model Haleigh Hekking since 2018.
Facts of Chandler Riggs
Riggs showed up in the Blumhouse Preparations extraordinary spine chiller film Leniency in 2014 and the Voltage Pictures blood and guts movie Continue Viewing in 2017. In 2017, Riggs began DJ different occasions around the US and discharged his the first melody "Hold Up" under his stage name Overshadowing in December of that year. That equivalent month, he was cast in the wrongdoing spine chiller film Acquire the Snake. He likewise stars in the up and coming sci-fi spine chiller film As it were. In January 2019, Riggs was given a role as PJ for a multi-scene curve on the ABC freshman drama series A Million Easily overlooked details.
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