Who is Emile Hirsch?

Emile Hirsch is an American actor who is well-known for playing the role of Chris McCandless in the 2007 American biographical adventure drama movie, ‘Into the Wild’. For this role, he was nominated by numerous critic’s circles and was also awarded the National Board of Review for the Breakthrough Performance in the year 2007.

Quick Infos 
Full NameEmile Davenport Hirsch
Date of birthMarch 13, 1985
Birth PlaceTopanga, California, United States
Parent(s)Margaret Esther Davenport
David Milton Hirsch
OccupationActor
SpousePeter Horton (Divorced)
David E. Kelley
Age35 years
Height5 ft 6 in
Children1
NationalityAmerican
Net worthUS $15 million

Likewise, he is also well-known for playing the role of Cleve Jones in the 2008 American biographical movie, ‘Milk’ for which he was nominated by the Screen Actors Guild Awards and was awarded the Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards. Moreover, he is also famous for the portrayal of Jim Lake Junior in the American computer-animated fantasy television series, ‘Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia’, ‘3 Below: Tales of Arcadia’ and ‘Wizards: Tales of Arcadia’.

Emile Hirsch

Bio, Age, Family, and Young

Emile Hirsch’s full name is Emile Davenport Hirsch. He was born on 13 March 1985 in Los Angeles, California, the United States to his mother, Margaret Esther Davenport who is a visual artist and a teacher, and to father, David Milton Hirsch who is an entrepreneur, manager, and producer. He was born and raised alongside his elder sister Jennifer Bolduc in the city of Los Angeles and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Besides this, he is currently 36 years old with the zodiac sign of Pisces.

 

Nationality, Height, and Weight 

Emile Hirsch holds an American nationality and descends from Ashkenazi Jewish, English, Scots-Irish, Northern Irish, German, and remote French ancestry. Actual information regarding the actor’s religious views is not available online and it is assumed that he is borderline Jewish. Besides this, he stands at a height of 5 feet and 6 inches (1.70m/170cms) tall and weighs around 70kgs (156lbs). Moreover, he has a slim body build with a pair of green-colored eyes and dark brown colored hair.

 

Education and University

Emile Hirsch studied in the Paul Revere Charter Middle School before studying in the Alexander Hamilton High School Academy of Music.

 

Personal Life, Girlfriends, and Relationships

Emile Hirsch has been blessed with a son whose name is Valor Hirsch. Information regarding the mother has not been made public but it is known that they are no longer in a relationship. Emile Hirsch has been involved with numerous celebrities like Amanda Seyfried, Ellen Page, Juno Temple, and Anna Sophia but he has never been married to anyone.

Emile Hirsch

Social: Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

Emile Hirsch is active on social media platforms. His official Instagram account (@emilehirsch) has over 188 thousand followers and his official Twitter account (@EmileHirsch) has over 73 thousand followers. Moreover, he has over 99 thousand followers with well over 146 thousand followers on his official Facebook page (@officialemilehirsch).

 

Career

Movies

Emile Hirsch gave his debut performance in the entertainment industry in the year 2001 when he played the role of Lonnie Brevard in the drama movie, ‘Wild Iris’ followed by the role of Francis Doyle in the 2002 American comedy-drama movie, ‘The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys’. The breakthrough moment of Emile Hirsch’s career came in the year 2002 when he played the role of Sedgewick Bell in the American drama movie, ‘The Emperor’s Club’ for which he was nominated for the Young Artist Award’s Best Performance in a Feature Film award.

Similarly, he was nominated by the MTV Movie Award’s Best Kiss award alongside Elisha Cuthbert in the year 2004 when he played the role of Matthew Kidman in the 2004 American romantic comedy movie, ‘The Girl Next Door’. Success did not stop there for Emile Hirsch as the Teen Choice Awards nominated him for the Breakthrough Movie Actor in the year 2005 when he played the role of Jay Adams in the 2005 American biographical drama movie, ‘Lords of Dogtown’.

Likewise, he received critical praise and love from the general audience when he played the role of Chris McCandless, an American hiker in the 2007 American biographical adventure drama movie, ‘Into the Wild’. He received numerous nominations for the portrayal of this role and also for the role of Speed Racer in the 2008 sports comedy action movie, ‘Speed Racer’.

In addition to this, he is also well-known in the industry for the portrayal of the American AIDS and LGBT rights activist, Cleve Jones in the 2008 American biographical movie, ‘Milk’. Furthermore, he can be sawed in numerous movies like ‘X Games 3D: The Movie’ in the year 2009, ‘The Darkest Hour’ in the year 2011, ‘Twice Born (Venuto al mondo)’ in the year 2012, ‘Lone Survivor’ in the year 2013, ‘Ten Thousand Saints’ in the year 2015 and ‘The Autopsy of Jane Doe’ in the year 2016.

His most recent work came in the year 2020 when he played the role of Cardillo in the American action movie, ‘Force of Nature’ and the role of James Moore in the 2020 American crime comedy movie, ‘The Comeback Trail’. Moreover, he is also said to appear in the upcoming American crime thriller movie, ‘Midnight in the Switchgrass’ where he will be playing the role of Byron Crawford, and in the upcoming Irish horror thriller movie, ‘Son’ where he will be portraying the role of Paul.

Emile Hirsch

Television Shows

Emile Hirsch is famous for playing the voice role of Jim Lake Junior in the American computer-animated fantasy television series, ‘Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia’ for 11 episodes and ‘3 Below: Tales of Arcadia’ for 4 episodes. He has also appeared in numerous television movies like ‘Gargantua’ and ‘Houdini’ in the year 1998 and ‘Wild Iris’ in the year 2001. His most recent work came in the year 2020 when he lent his voice again for the role of Jim Lake Junior for nine episodes of the American computer-animated fantasy television series, ‘Wizards: Tales of Arcadia’.

 

Achievements, Awards, and Honors

Emile Hirsch won the Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards’ Best Acting Ensemble award along with the cast of ‘Milk’ in the year 2009. Likewise, he has won the Mill Valley Film Festival’s Best Actor award, the National Board of Review’s Breakthrough Performance by an Actor, and Palm Springs International Film Festival’s Rising Star award in the year 2007 all for his work in the movie, ‘Into the Wild’.

 

Net Worth

As of the year 2020, Emile Hirsch has an approximate net worth of $15 million.

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