Dan Bilzerian Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Dan Bilzerian Biography
  • Name: Dan Bilzerian
  • Age: 37 years old
  • Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
  • Occupation: Poker Player
  • Net Worth: US $150 Million
  • Status: Alive

Dan Bilzerian is an American professional poker player, actor, stuntman and social medial personality. His film credits include Lone Survivor (2013) and Extraction (2015). He has more than 22 million fans on Instagram. Bilzerian was born on December 7, 1980 in Tampa, Florida. His father, Paul, is a private equity trader. He was arrested and jailed in 1989 for fraud and stock manipulation. His mother is Terri Steffen. He has a younger brother, Adam, who’s also a poker player. Bilzerian was expelled from school after he brought a M16 machine gun on campus. He enlisted in the Navy SEAL training program in 2000. He spent 510 days before he was honorably discharged. Bilzerian studied business and criminology at the University of Florida. He dropped out before completing a degree.

Bilzerian began perfecting his poker skills while still enrolled in college. He was reportedly making more than $50,000 per week. By age 27 he had his eyes set on the High Stakes Poker scene. Bilzerian competed and finished in 180th place at the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event. He was dubbed one of the funniest poker player on Twitter by Bluff Mazine in 2010. He challenged and beat attorney Tom Goldstein in a drag race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Clark County, Nevada. The prize money was $400,000. Dubbed the “king of Instagram”, Bilzerian is also known for his presence on social media. He has 22+ million followers on Instagram, 12+ million on Facebook and 1+ million on Twitter. Amidst his popularity, he announced in 2015 that he would run for President of the United States. He dropped out of the race and endorsed Donald Trump in the process.

Bilzerian made his film debut in Lone Survivor (2013). The film was directed by Peter Berg and stars Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch and Emile Hirsch. He starred as “Cordray” in the direct-to-video flick Cat Run 2 (2014). Bilzerian can be seen opposite Kellan Lutz and Bruce Willis in the action-thriller, Extraction (2015). He worked as a stunt double for actor Gerard Butler on Olympus Has Fallen (2013). His film credits also include The Other Woman (2014) with Cameron Diaz, The Equalizer (2014) with Denzel Washington, and War Dogs (2016) with Jonah Hill. He produced and starred on the television series Blitz’s Real Hollywood Stories (2017).

Dan Bilzerian is about 5ft 8in tall and he’s of Armenian, French-Canadian, Swiss-German and Norwegian descent. He spends his time between homes in Las Vegas, Nevada and Hollywood Hills, California. His net worth is estimated at $150 million. He has a three-legged Persian Doll Face cat named Smushball. Bilzerian suffered a double heart attack when he was 25 and another one when he was 32. His first heart attack was due to a Viagra overdose. He was treated by Conrad Murray, the same doctor who treated Michael Jackson. Bilzerian has been linked to Alana Kari, Andreea Bolbea and model Lindsey Pelas.

Dan Bilzerian also had his fair share of legal troubles. In August 2014, he was banned from a Miami nightclub for kicking a model ‘Vanessa Castano’ in the face. He threw adult actress Janice Griffith off a roof during a 2014 photoshoot for Hustler magazine. Bilzerian was arrested on unrelated bomb-making charges at the Los Angeles International Airport in December 2014. In early 2015, he pleaded guilty to “negligently failing to extinguish a fire in the open”.

Dan Bilzerian Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Dan Bilzerian Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Dan Brandon Bilzerian
  • Birthday: December 7, 1980
  • How Old : Age: 37 years old
  • Place of Birth: Tampa, Florida, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
  • Occupation: Poker Player, Instagram Star
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $150 Million
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  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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