Lucas Black is a film and television actor from the United States. Lucas Black made his cinematic debut in Kevin Costner’s The War in 1994. Following that, he was cast in a variety of TV series and films, and he has been active ever since. He is most known for his parts in the CBS television series American Gothic and films such as Sling Blade, Jarhead, Friday Night Lights, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, Legion, and Get Low. Lucas Black net worth is estimated to be around $10 million as of 2022.
Early Life, Age, and Bio
|Celebrated Name||Lucas Black|
|Real Name/Full Name||Lucas York Black|
|Birth Date/Age||November 29, 1982/39 years old|
|Birth Place||Decatur, Alabama, US|
|Source of Wealth||Model/Actor|
|Relationship Status||Maggie O’Brien|
|Height||5 Feet 9 Inches or 1.75m|
|Lucas Black Net Worth as of 2022||$10 million|
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Lucas Black was born on November 29, 1982, in Alabama to Jan Gillespie, an office worker, and Larry Black, a museum worker. Lucas graduated from Speake High School in 2001, where he participated in football, basketball, and a little golf. He intends to study fish biology, which is likely given his passion for bass fishing. He has an older brother named Lee and an older sister named Lori.
Lucas had a happy childhood. Before his profession, he was a Calvin Klein jeans model.
Lucas Black married his longtime fiancée Maggie O’Brien in 2010 after nearly four years of dating. Maggie is a lawyer by profession and has three gorgeous children with Lucas.
Lucas Black Net Worth and Career
Lucas made his cinematic debut in the 1994 Kevin Costner thriller The War despite having no professional acting training. He went on to play Caleb Temple in the CBS television series American Gothic from 1995 to 1996, as well as in the films Sling Blade, Ghosts of Mississippi, and The X-Files. Later that year, in The Wonderful World of Disney, Black is featured in the TV picture Flash.
In 2003, Black played a supporting role in Cold Mountain before moving on to greater roles in the football-themed drama Friday Night Lights in 2004 and the Gulf War-themed picture Jarhead in 2005. Black also appeared in The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, the third installment in the Fast and the Furious franchise. Black called his performance in the film a “pleasant role.” He has participated in the films Get Low in 2009 and Legion in 2010.
His most recent performance was in the 2013 drama 42 as Brooklyn Dodgers shortstop Pee Wee Reese. Having worked on previous sports films and having played sports as a child, Black found the filming experience “a lot more enjoyable because you get to reminisce about the days when I used to play, and then you get the experience of being on a team again with the actors and having that camaraderie with the players.”
In 2014, Black appeared as Christopher LaSalle in the CBS police procedural television series NCIS: New Orleans, however, he left the show in 2019 after his character was killed off.
In 2015, he appeared as a cameo in Furious 7, the seventh installment of The Fast and the Furious franchise. Following Furious 7, Black allegedly inked a three-film agreement with Universal Pictures to participate in future Fast & Furious films.
Black has been nominated for multiple Teen Choice Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards. The amazing acting abilities of the American actor will certainly gain him several more prizes in his future career.
Lucas Black Net Worth
Lucas Black net worth is estimated to be around $10 million as of 2022. He made the most of his fortune through his successful career as a model and actor in the United States. He likely earns money from previously unknown sources.