Chris Zylka Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Chris Zylka Biography
  • Name: Chris Zylka
  • Age: 33 years old
  • Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $4 Million
  • Status: Alive

Chris Zylka is an American actor and fashion model. He starred as “Tom Garvey” in The Leftovers (2014-17) and had a recurring role as “Jake Armstrong” in The Secret Circle (2011-12). His film credits include Piranha 3DD (2012), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) and Bare (2015). Zylka was born Christopher Michael Settlemire on May 9, 1985 in Warren, Ohio. He attended Howland High School followed by the University of Toledo. Zylka played football as a quarterback during high school. He passed on a football scholarship (Ohio State) in favor of an acting career.

Zylka started out as a model before transitioning to acting. He starred in campaigns for brands like Calvin Klein and Diesel Jeans. He appeared on several magazine covers including Bello, Glamoholic, Interview, VMan, and Homme Essential. Zylka made his television debut in 2008 in the series ‘Everybody Hates Chris’ and ‘90210’. He had a recurring role as “Joey Donner” in the ABC Family series 10 Things I Hate About You (2009-10). Other early television appearances include Hannah Montana, Cougar Town, and Zeke and Luther. He had a small role in the TV movie, Teen Spirit (2011), starring Cassie Scerbo and Lindsey Shaw. He co-starred with Julianna Guill and Lauren McKnight in the MTV slasher, My Super Psycho Sweet 16 (2009).

Zylka’s debut film was the sexy comedy, The People I’ve Slept With (2009). He had prominent roles in the horror flicks Shark Night (2011) with Sara Paxton, and Piranha 3DD (2012) with Danielle Panabaker. Zylka was cast as “Flash Thompson” in The Amazing Spider-Man (2012). His role was reprised in the 2014 sequel. Other films include Freaks of Nature (2015) with Nicholas Braun, Bare (2015) with Dianna Agron, and Dixieland (2015) with Riley Keough. Zylka starred as “Jake Armstrong” in The CW drama series The Secret Circle (2011-12). He starred as “Alex Lachan” in the Lifetime TV movie, I Killed My BFF (2015). Zylka is probably best known for his role as “Tom Garvey” in the HBO drama series, The Leftovers. It ran for 3 seasons from June 2014 to June 2017. The show was based on Tom Perrotta’s 2011 novel of the same name. The main cast also include Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman and Christopher Eccleston.

Chris Zylka is 6ft tall and he’s of Polish, German and Ukrainian descent. His net worth is estimated at $4 million. He was engaged to Hanna Beth Merjos from 2014 to 2015. He also dated actresses Lucy Hale and Phoebe Tonkin. Zylka got engaged to businesswoman ‘Paris Hilton’ in January 2018. The 20-carat diamond engagement ring that he bought is reportedly worth millions.

Chris Zylka Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Chris Zylka Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Christopher Michael Settlemire
  • Birthday: May 9, 1985
  • How Old : Age: 33 years old
  • Place of Birth: Warren, Ohio, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor, Model
  • Years Active: 2008-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $4 Million
  • Partner(s): Paris Hilton
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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