Nate Parker net worth is pretty steady these days. The American born actor, now producer, had great success in his early career. His IMDB record goes to show us just how good of an actor he was. But it appears that after embarking on the producer career he has managed to transfer all of this talents there and got even better. His debut movie “The Birth of the Nation” made history after it was first shown on the Sundance Fil Festival in 2016. It became the highest acquired film after Fox Searchlight Pictures acquired it.
This only brought Nate’s value to rise. But the unfortunate scandals that followed his career put a mark on it that will never go away. He was acquitted for the rape accusation but still manages to hold a decent net worth. Although it would have been much higher if there wasn’t for all the drama, Nate Parker is now worth 3 million dollars.
Nate Parker Filmography
Nate Parker is an actor, producer, director, writer and even a musical performer. He is a man of many talents and possesses great skill in all of them. He already has a long acting career but has turned to doing other things as well. He still appears in movies but he may decide to put the acting aside after his success of being a producer. He appeared in such movies as “Beyond the Lights” (2014), “The Great Debaters” (2007), “Non-Stop” (2014), “Red Tails” (2012), “Arbitrage” (2012), “The Secret Life of Bees” (2008), “Felon” (2008) and “Pride” (2007).
Nate Parker made his debut as a director with his first movie “The Birth of the Nation” (2016), which was first shown at the Sundance Film Festival in 2016. The fil received all kinds of positive reviews and put Nate into the spotlight for his achievement. The film was subsequently bought off by Fox Searchlight Pictures for a fee of $17.5 million, surpassing “Little Miss Sunshine” (2006) which was bought for $10 million. Thus the movie became the most expensive one which had been acquired from the Sundance festival.
Nate Parker Personal Life
Nate Parker was born on November 18, 1979 in Norfolk, Virginia, making him 38 years old currently. He is American by nationality and African American by ethnic group. He was raised by a single mother but still kept a relationship with his father before he died of cancer when Nate was 11 years old. His mother decided to marry again and they moved to Bath, Maine, since her future husband was in the Air Force and was stationed there. Nate also has four younger sisters.
Unfortunately, Nate did not get along with his stepfather. After an argument with him he decided to move out and went to live with his uncle. Since his uncle was a former wrestler, he convinced young Nate to join team at Princess Anne High School. Nate actually attended Churchland High School and was also the part of the wrestling team there. He also moved to Great Bridge High School and eventually attended Penn State University where he went on a wrestling scholarship.
Nate Parker Family
Nate Parker got married to Sarah DiSanto whom he met while he was still at Penn State. They got married in 2007 and have four daughters together. One of them is actually a child that Nate had before he met Sarah. He has also adopted his sister’s son and is raising him as his own.
Nate Parker Scandal
While Nate was still in Penn State and while he was part of the wrestling team, he was accused of rape with one of his friends from the team. After the trial, Nate was acquitted of all the charges, but his friend was convicted and sentenced to six months in prison, which was later raised to two years.
Because of the charges, Nate was suspended from the wrestling team, but later reinstated. During this time the accuser sued Peen State for failing to protect her. She received compensation through a settlement. Unfortunately, she committed suicide in 2012. After Nate’s reinstating to the wrestling team, he was accused yet again, this time for indecent exposure. But no charges were brought so there was no trial.
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Born:,November 18 1979
Profession:,Actor / now producer
Net Worth:,$3 million
Eye Color:,Dark brown
Height:,5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Weight:,86 kg or 190 pounds
Married to:,Sarah DiSanto
Children:,4 (four daughters)
Education:,Nate attended Penn State University for a year and graduated from University of Oklahoma