Who is Zach Gilford?
Zach Gilford is an American actor best known for his role as Matt Saracen on the NBC television drama series Friday Night Lights. Besides this, He has worked in movies like Dare (2009), The Last Stand (2012) and The Purge: Anarchy (2014). Furthermore, He began playing Ben Walker in LA’s Finest in 2019.
Birth Name: Zach Gilford
Birth Place: Evanston, Illinois
Zodiac Sign: Capricon
Ethnicity: Mixed Ethnicity
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Husband/Wife: Kiele Sanchez
Net Worth: $6 million
Personal Life of Zach Gilford
In 2010, Gilford began dating actress Kiele Sanchez, whom he met on the set of the television pilot for “The Matadors”. The couple became engaged in November 2011. Later, the wedding ceremony took place on December 29, 2012. The couple also co-starred in The Purge: Anarchy. In August 2015, Sanchez announced that she and Gilford were expecting a son in November. But sadly. In October 2015, the couple announced that Sanchez had suffered a late-term miscarriage. Later, on November 29, 2017, the couple welcomed a daughter, Zeppelin Adele.
Zach Gilford: Career and Net Worth
In 2005, he appeared in an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. In 2006, Gilford landed a regular role in Friday Night Lights, in which he played the role of Matt Saracen in the main cast, from Season 1 to Season 3. Gilford was switched to the recurring cast in Seasons 4 and 5, In 2009. That year, he also made his feature film debut, co-starring in The Last Winter (2006).
In 2009, he co-starred in Past Grad opposite Alexis Bledel and in Dare opposite Emmy Rossum. He joined the cast of ABC’s medical drama Off The Map which premiered in January 2011 but was canceled after 13 episodes, In 2010. In 2011, he appeared in Taylor Swift’s music video for “Ours”, in which he played her love interest.
In 2012, he was cast in another medical drama, The Mob Doctor, On Fox, and Opposite Jordana Spiro; however this was also canceled after 13 episodes. In January 2013, he appeared with Arnold Schwarzenegger in The Last Stand. He co-starred in the horror film Devil’s Due (2014), set in New Orleans and the Dominican Republic, and released on January 17, 2014. He also co-starred in the film sequel The Purge: Anarchy, released on July 18, 2014.
His estimated net worth as of 2019 is $6 million. In addition, the average salary of an actor in the United States is around $ 39.84 per hour and $50,110 annually.
Wiki, Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity, Siblings, Zodiac and Education
The actor was born on January 14, 1982, in Evanston, Illinois. As he is 37 years old now. The actor seems pretty private about his personal and family life. As he has not shared much about his family in media and social media. He belongs to a mixed ethnicity. His birth sign is Capricorn. Besides this, he loves hiking and being part of adventurous trips with his friends. As he is also an animal lover. Zach loves posting his dog’s picture on his social media handles.
He completed his high school from Evanston Township High School. While graduated from Northwestern University. He has also worked for the YMCA camp as a staff member.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight, Eye Colour and Hair Colour
Zach stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches. Additionally, his weight is around 79kg. Furthermore, his hair color is dark brown with blue eye color.
Rumors and Controversy
Gilford came to the news after he and Sanchez welcomed a daughter on November 29, 2017. Furthermore, there are no rumors or controversies concerning Gilford and his career at present.