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Zachary Michael Gilford Wiki Biography
Zachary Michael Gilford, born on the 14th of January, 1982, is an American actor who became famous for his role in the television drama series “Friday Night Lights”.
So how much is Gilford’s net worth? As of early 2017, based on authoritative sources it is reported to be $6 million, acquired from his years working as an actor in both film and television.
Zach Gilford Net Worth $6 Million
Born in Evanston, Illinois, Gilford is the son of Anne and Steve Gilford; his family has a mix of half Swedish and half Russian Jewish descent. During his younger years, he attended Evanston Township High School and later on studied at Northwestern University.
Before becoming a full time actor, Gilford was a nature enthusiast, and worked as a Trip Leader for Adventures Cross-Country, becoming a leader for teenagers who took adventure trips in places like British Columbia, Alaska, Hawaii, California, and the South Pacific. He was also involved at the YMCA Camp Echo in Fremont, Michigan where he served as a staff member.
Gilford’s acting career started in 2005, when he made a guest appearance in the television series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”. Despite having a slow growth in his career, he finally hit it big time when he was included in the show “Friday Night Lights”, playing the character of Matt Saracen. He was a series regular from 2006 to 2011, and played a recurring role when he show entered its fourth season up until the finale. The show not only boosted his career but also tremendously helped his net worth.
Meantime Gilford also worked in various movies, including “The Last Winter” in 2016, “Post Grad” with Alexis Bledel, and “Dare” opposite Emmy Rossum. He also guest starred in a number of other television shows including “The Matadors” and “Grey’s Anatomy”. After “Friday Night Lights” Zach scored another series, starring in “Off The Map”, but unfortunately it only lasted for 13 episodes. In 2012, he was cast again for another medical drama entitled “The Mob Doctor”, but it was also cancelled after 13 episodes. Although some of his shows didn’t take flight, they still helped in raising his wealth.
After his failed television shows, Gilford decided to dive in to movies, starring in films including “Answers to Nothing”, “In Our Nature”, “Crazy Kind of Love”, “The Last Stand”, “Devil’s Due”, and “The Purge Anarchy”.
Today, Gilford is still active as an actor. Some of his most recent projects have included the television shows “Drunk History” and “The Family”, such that Zach is never short of employment on one size of screen or the other.
In terms of his personal life, Gilford is married to actress Kiele Sanchez; the two met during the production of the show “The Matadors”, and married in 2012.
|Full Name||Zach Gilford|
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Date Of Birth||January 14, 1982|
|Place Of Birth||Evanston, Illinois, United States|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Education||National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), Northwestern University, Evanston Township High School|
|Spouse||Kiele Sanchez (m. 2012)|
|Parents||Anne Gilford, Steve Gilford|
|Nicknames||Zachary « Zach » Gilford|
|Nominations||MTV Movie Award for Best Scared-As-Shit Performance (2015), Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Ensemble Performance (2007)|
|Movies||Handbook to Casual Stalking (2003), The Last Winter (2006), Rise: Blood Hunter (2007), Matadors (2010), In Our Nature (2012), The Purge: Anarchy (2014), The Last Stand (2013)|
|TV Shows||“Friday Night Lights” (2006, NBC sports drama), Taylor Swift : Ours (2011), The Matadors, Lifeline (2017, TV Series), Kingdom (2017), The Family (2016), The Mob Doctor (2012-2013), Off the Map (2011)|
|1||Zach Gilford was featured in Taylor Swift's music video of the song, Ours.|
|2||He is of half Swedish (mother) and half Russian Jewish (father) descent.|
|3||Engaged to Kiele Sanchez [December 1, 2011].|
|4||Attended Northwestern University where he majored in theatre.|
|5||Attended Evanston Township High School (class of 2000).|
|6||Auditioned for Philip Greeley Goes Hollywood (2004).|
|The Family||2016||TV Series||Danny Warren|
|Stanistan||2015||TV Movie||Phillip Guthrie|
|Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories||2015||TV Series||Matt Peters|
|Drunk History||2014-2015||TV Series||Roger Sharpe / Jim Abbott|
|The Purge: Anarchy||2014||Shane|
|Devil's Due||2014||Zach McCall|
|Crazy Kind of Love||2013||Matthew Iris|
|The Last Stand||2013||Jerry Bailey|
|The Mob Doctor||2012-2013||TV Series||Dr. Brett Robinson|
|In Our Nature||2012||Seth|
|Answers to Nothing||2011||Evan|
|Off the Map||2011||TV Series||Dr. Tommy Fuller|
|Friday Night Lights||2006-2011||TV Series||Matt Saracen|
|Matadors||2010||TV Movie||Alex Galloway|
|The River Why||2010||Gus|
|Post Grad||2009||Adam Davies|
|Grey's Anatomy||2009||TV Series||Charlie Lowell|
|Rise: Blood Hunter||2007||Sailor|
|The Last Winter||2006||Maxwell McKinder|
|Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||2005||TV Series||Kevin Wilcox|
|Handbook to Casual Stalking||2003||Short||Jimmy|
|Friday Night Lights||2006||TV Series performer - 1 episode|
|2015 MTV Movie Awards||2015||TV Special||Himself - Nominee|
|Made in Hollywood||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Dish Nation||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Rachael Ray||2014||TV Series||Himself|
|Big Morning Buzz Live||2012||TV Series||Himself|
|Chelsea Lately||2009-2011||TV Series||Himself - Guest / Himself|
|Buccaneers and Bones||2010||TV Series||Himself|
|FCU: Fact Checkers Unit||2010||TV Series||Himself|
|Up Close with Carrie Keagan||2009||TV Series||Himself|
|The Teen Choice Awards 2009||2009||TV Special||Himself|
|The Making of 'The Last Winter'||2007||Short||Himself|
|Entertainment Tonight||2007||TV Series||Himself|
|Chelsea Lately||2013||TV Series||Jerry Bailey in 'The Last Stand'|
|One Day||2009||Video short||Adam Davies|
|2009||Breakthrough Performer||Hamptons International Film Festival||Rising Stars||Dare (2009)|
|2015||MTV Movie Award||MTV Movie Awards||Best Scared-As-S**t Performance||The Purge: Anarchy (2014)|
|2010||Gold Derby TV Award||Gold Derby Awards||Ensemble of the Year||Friday Night Lights (2006)|
|2007||Gold Derby TV Award||Gold Derby Awards||Ensemble of the Year||Friday Night Lights (2006)|
|2007||Gold Derby TV Award||Gold Derby Awards||Drama Supporting Actor||Friday Night Lights (2006)|
|2007||Gold Derby TV Award||Gold Derby Awards||Breakthrough Performer of the Year|
|2007||Gotham Independent Film Award||Gotham Awards||Best Ensemble Performance||The Last Winter (2006)|