Zachary Levi is one consistent and versatile actor with active careers in film, television, and theater. In addition to acting, Levi has an amazing voice and sings occasionally as a guest member of Band from TV, a music band that is made up of actors from various American television shows.
Levi is best known to TV lovers for his role as Chuck Bartowski on the long-running TV series, Chuck. We take you through the highlights of his successful career as we touch selected areas of his personal life.
Zachary Levi Wife, Divorce
Zachary Levi was married to Canadian actress Missy Peregrymin in June 2014. Their romantic history dates back to the 2000s when they dated briefly before splitting up. However, they later got back together without the media noticing until news of their secret marriage surfaced online.
About a month after their secret union, Levi revealed to E! online that they had tied the knot in a secret wedding with a few family and friends in attendance. It was held precisely on the 14th of June 2014 in Hawaii.
Unfortunately, the couple didn’t last as long as they would have liked. In April 2015, less than a year after their secret union, reports surfaced that the two were divorcing. The Canadian actress best known for her roles in Rookie Blue and Reaper filed the papers in April 2015 citing irreconcilable differences. She stated that they had separated in December 2014 just 6 months after they walked the aisle together.
They had no properties and kids together, thus the divorce was a smooth one with neither party requesting spousal support.
His Dating History and Past Girlfriends
Before his marriage to Missy Peregrym, Zachary Levi had romanced a handful of women. His first girlfriend to come to media was Australian actress Rachael Taylor whom he dated briefly in 2007. Between May 2008 and January 2010, Zachary Levi was in a relationship with actress, singer-songwriter Caitlin Crosby.
Rumors began to swirl in 2010, that Levi was in a romantic relationship with Yvette Nicole, the African-American actress who had a small part on Levi’s Chuck. Their relationship supposedly ended in 2011.
Since his split from Peregrym, things became very quiet from Levi relationship wise.
Net Worth – How He Built It
Zachary Levi at the age of 21 went professional with his acting career. Like every budding actor, Levi began small taking up small parts in TV shows, short films, and made-for-tv films.
Zachary Levi got his first ever real break with the role of Kipp Steadman in the ABC comedy series, Less Than Perfect which aired from 2002 to 2006. On his final year on the show, Levi had earned enough visibility to get a part in the second installment of the Big Momma’s House film series.
Less Than Perfect was canceled that same year, after which Levi would appear in a handful of indie films. Later in 2007, Zachary Levi earned the role of Chuck Bartowski in Chuck. The series would become a major hit propelling Levi to a widespread recognition. He earned three awards for the role including the 2010 Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Action. The series is no doubt one of the greatest contributors to the money Levi has made from acting. His salary for the show peaked at $60,000 per episode and the series aired for 91 episodes, so you could help us do the math!
His leading role on Chuck would further open the doors to bigger projects. Levi’s next top gig would be voicing the role of Flynn Rider in the 2010 Disney-animated feature film Tangled which is a story about the famous fairy tale Rapunzel. Tangled made $591.8 million against a $260 million budget. He sang the Grammy-winning duet “I See the Light” with Mandy Moore used for the soundtrack.
Levi played the role of Fandral beginning from the second installment of 2011’s Thor. The film was the third highest grossing film of the year, making $644.6 million from a net budget of $152.7 million. All of these endeavors and many more contribute to giving Zachary Levi a net worth of $8 million, a figure that is sure to rise in the near future should he keep up with his current pace.
Zachary Levi is quite a tall man. He stands at 6 feet 4 inches tall which is about 1.93 m. He has hazel eyes and dark brown hair. His body weight has been estimated at 88 kg.