Lucas Black is a famous American ‘natural’ actor who never went for any formal training. Throughout his acting career, Lucas Black is renowned for enacting his roles on television and movies. He is well-known for appearing in CBS’s television series, ‘American Gothic’ and enacting in popular movies. Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Lucas Black as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Lucas Black (Lucas York Black) was born on 29th November 1982 in Decatur, Alabama, the US. His parents were Jan Gillespie (office employee) and Larry Black (museum employee). Lucas Black has two older siblings – brother, Lee and sister, Lori. They were brought up as Southern Baptist in Speake, Alabama. In May 2001, Lucas Black graduated from Speake High School where he played football for Speake Bobcats.
In 2010, Lucas Black and Maggie O’Brien, a lawyer, got married. They have three children. Currently, Lucas Black and his family live in Columbia, Missouri.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Lucas Black started his professional life as a model for Calvin Klein jeans.
In 1994, Lucas Black first enacted in Kevin Costner’s movie ‘The War.’ Thereafter, he enacted in various movies including 1996s ‘Sling Blade’, 1997s ‘Flash’, 1999s ‘Crazy in Alabama’, 2000s ‘All the Pretty Horses’, 2004s ‘Friday Night Lights’, 2005s ‘Jarhead’, 2006s ‘The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift’, 2009s ‘Get Low’, 2010s ‘Legion’ and 2011s ‘Seven Days in Utopia’.
Nominations: 1996s Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance by a Cast for ‘Sling Blade’; 1997s Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Drama TV Series for ‘American Gothic’; 1998s Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Movie Series – Leading Young Actor for ‘Flash’; 2000s Best Performance in a Feature Film for ‘Crazy in Alabama’; 2001s Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a Feature Film for ‘All the Pretty Horses’; 2006s Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie: Male Breakout Star for the movie ‘The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift’. Also, Lucas Black got nominated for Saturn Award, Las Vegas Film Critics Society Youth in Film Award, and by the Toronto International Film Festival.
Winning: 1997s Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actor and Young Star Awards for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Drama Film.
Net Worth & Earnings:
As of now, the net worth of Lucas Black is $7 million. Most of his wealth comes from his acting profession. He earned per episode for playing his roles in television series ‘American Gothic’ and ‘NCIS: New Orleans.’ Also, Lucas Black earned his name and fortune enacting in a series of movies since 1994.
Lucas Black enacted as Pee Wee Reese in ‘42’ and as Paul Geary in ‘Promised Land.’ Sales of these videos fetched $38,720,000 and sale of box-office worldwide earned $97,470,000 (2013). Lucas Black enacted as Sean Boswell in ‘Furious 7’. Sale of the video fetched $72,030,000 and sale of box-office globally earned $1,520,000,000 (2015).
Lucas Black played roles in CBS television series ‘American Gothic’ (1995-1996). Since September 2014, Lucas Black enacts as Christopher LaSalle on CBS’ ‘NCIS: New Orleans.’