- Name: Chris Hardwick
- Age: 45 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Comedian
- Net Worth: US $10 Million
- Status: Alive
Chris Hardwick is an American comedian, actor, television show host, producer and CEO of Nerdist Industries. His television credits include Talking Dead, @midnight and Singled Out. Hardwick was born Christopher Ryan Hardwick on November 23, 1971 in Louisville, Kentucky. His late father, Billy Hardwick, was a ten-pin bowler, and his mother, Sharon Hills, a real estate agent. He has a brother named Eddie. Hardwick attended Loyola High School in California. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1993 with a degree in philosophy. He roomed with future actor Wil Wheaton while studying at UCLA.
Hardwick started out as a radio DJ in Los Angeles in the 1990s. His early television credits included Thirtysomething, Boy Meets World and Married with Children. He hosted 130 episodes of the MTV game show ‘Singled Out’ from 1995 to 1998. He starred as “Sean Barker” on the UPN sitcom, Guys Like Us (1998-99). Hardwick was a member of the comedy/music duo Hard ‘n Phirm. The other member was Mike Phirman. Their debut album, Horses and Grasses, was released in 2005. It featured the singles “Pi” and “Rodeohead”.
Hardwick had small roles in the Rob Zombie horror films House of 1000 Corpses (2003) and Halloween II (2009). His film credits also include Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) with Arnold Schwarzenegger, and The Mother of Invention (2009) with Andrew Bowser. He voiced the character “Otis” from the animated series Back at the Barnyard (2007-10), and “Craig” from Sanjay and Craig (2013-16). His self-help book ‘The Nerdist Way’ was published in 2011.
Hardwick was a correspondent on G4’s Attack of the Show! from 2008 to 2013. He also hosted the weekly infotainment series ‘Web Soup’ for G4. Hardwick began hosting the AMC aftershow ‘Talking Dead’ in 2011. The show discusses episodes of The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead. Hardwick currently hosts @midnight (2013) on Comedy Central and Talking Saul (2016) on AMC. He won a Primetime Emmy Award in 2014 for the show @midnight.
Chris Hardwick is 5ft 9in tall and is of Italian, English and Irish ancestry. He has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Hardwick married model ‘Lydia Hearst’ in August 2016. He previously dated actresses Jacinda Barrett, Janet Varney and Chloe Dykstra.
Chris Hardwick Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Christopher Ryan Hardwick
- Birthday: November 23, 1971
- How Old : Age: 45 years old
- Place of Birth: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Comedian, Actor, TV Show Host, Writer, Producer
- Years Active: 1991-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $10 Million
- Marriage(s): Lydia Hearst
- Death-O-Meter: Alive