David Hasselhoff Net Worth 2021: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

David Hasselhoff net worth is
$110 Million

David Hasselhoff Wiki Biography

David Michael Hasselhoff, commonly known as David Hasselhoff, is a famous American singer, film and television producer, businessman, as well as an actor. David Hasselhoff rose to prominence in the 1980s, when he played the main role of Michael Knight in Glen A. Larson’s television series called “Knight Rider”, which focused on a modern crime fighter and detective Knight, who was technically enhanced after a fatal accident. The series first aired in 1982, and became a huge hit among its audiences. The show also remained so popular years after its last season aired on screens, that it inspired several sequels, namely “Code of Vengeance”, “Knight Rider 2000” and “Knight Rider 2010”, a spin-off series called “Team Knight Rider”, a film adaptation, as well as various video games, toys, and vehicles.

David Hasselhoff Net Worth $110 Million

When he finished filming for “Knight Rider”, David Hasselhoff returned to television screens in 1989, when he played the role of Mitch Butchannon, a lifeguard in the popular action drama series known as “Baywatch”. Even though the show was cancelled after only airing one season, it later turned out to be a commercial success, both in the United States and abroad, which resulted in the release of 10 more seasons. It featured such actors as Jeremy Jackson, Michael Newman, Pamela Anderson Lee, Alexandra Paul and Richard Jaeckel to name a few. “Baywatch” finished its 11 season run in 2001, yet it returned to television screens in 2003 with a reunion movie called “Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding”, where Hasselhoff reprised the role of Butchannon.

A famous actor, how rich is David Hasselhoff? According to sources, David Hasselhoff’s net worth is estimated to be $110 million. David Hasselhoff has accumulated most of his net worth and wealth due to his acting career.

David Hasselhoff was born in 1952, in Baltimore, Maryland, however he spent most of his childhood in Georgia, where he studied at the Marist High School. He then enrolled in the Lyons Township High School, where he played volleyball, and took part in various school plays. Later, Hasselhoff graduated with a degree from the California Institute of the Arts.

One of Hasselhoff’s very first roles was in William J. Bell’s soap opera called “The Young and the Restless”, where he played the character of Dr. William Foster Jr. Hasselhoff later landed a role in Luigi Cozzi’s sci-fi film called “Starcrash” and shortly afterwards was cast to portray Michael Knight in “Knight Rider”. As Hasselhoff’s fame began to grow steadily, it was not difficult for him to receive an offer to play the lead role in “Baywatch” several years after the ending of “Knight Rider”. Later in his career, Hasselhoff made appearances in such shows as “America’s Got Talent” with Piers Morgan and Sharon Osbourne, “WWE Raw”, “Dancing with the Stars”, and “Britain’s Got Talent” to name a few. Hasselhoff’s contributions to the industry have been awarded with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which he received in 1996.

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Full Name David Hasselhoff
Net Worth $110 Million
Salary $110 million
Date Of Birth July 17, 1952
Place Of Birth Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.93 m)
Profession Singer, Businessperson, Actor, Film Producer, Television producer
Education Bates College, Oakland University, Lyons Township High School, Marist School, California Institute of the Arts
Nationality United States of America
Spouse Pamela Bach (m. 1989–2006), Catherine Hickland (m. 1984–1989)
Children Hayley Hasselhoff, Taylor Ann Hasselhoff
Parents Joe Hasselhoff, Dolores Hasselhoff
Siblings Jean Hasselhoff, Joyce Hasselhoff, Lisa Hasselhoff, Daine Hasselhoff
Partner Hayley Roberts
Nicknames The Hoff , David Michael Hasselhoff , David Hasselhof , A Hasselhoff , Hooves
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages$002FDavid$002DHasselhoff$002F120561665336
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IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001327
Awards People’s Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series, TV Land “Who Knew They Could Sing?” Award
Nominations TV Land Most Uninsurable Driver Award, TV Land Greatest Gadgets Award, TV Land Favorite Dual Role Character Award
Movies Baywatch, Baywatch the Movie: Forbidden Paradise, Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, Anaconda 3: Offspring, Kung Fury, Nick Fury: Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D., DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, Starcrash, Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding, The Christmas Consultant, The Cheerleaders Collection: Revenge of the Cheerleaders,…
TV Shows Knight Rider, Baywatch Nights, Baywatch, Hoff the Record, The Young and the Restless, America’s Got Talent, Dancing with the Stars, Britain’s Got Talent, Semi-Tough, The World’s Got Talent, Gumball 3000
# Trademark
1 Muscular physique
2 Towering height
3 Deep resonant voice
4 Sparkling blue eyes
Title Salary
Baywatch (1989) $60,000 /episode (1996)
# Quote
1 Susan (Boyle) is responsible for bringing the world together.
2 [on his name] I think God has a sense of humor, because they wanted me to change it; I was going to change it one time to David Michaels. But then I found out there was already a David Michaels. I took so much heat for the name growing up. I’m gonna keep it because I was proud of my parents. It’s kind of pathetic because Hasselhoff has turned into The Hoff and The Hoff is keeping Hasselhoff out of work. But The Hoff’s paying the bills.
3 [2012, on the possibility of a remake of the Knight Rider series] If you don’t make it retro and you don’t appeal to the people that love the show, it’s not going to be Knight Rider.
4 That’s kind of a double-edged sword. My daughter lives in Atlanta and they are allowed to carry guns in their cars. It’s like the Wild West there. If there’s a gun around, I believe you are going to use it. I think it’s really dangerous to have a gun in your house, so I would never, never have a gun in my house.
5 I find it a bit sad that there is no photo of me hanging on the walls in the Berlin Museum at Checkpoint Charlie.
6 Beyond its entertainment value, Baywatch (1989) has enriched and, in many ways, helped save lives. I’m looking forward to the opportunity to continue with a project which has had such significance for so many.
7 (on the cancellation of Baywatch (1989)) The reaction was, “Been there done that. Eleven years is enough. It’s not the same show.” I wasn’t really happy with the direction the show was going.
# Fact
1 Son of Joe Hasselhoff and Dolores Hasselhoff.
2 Has English, German and Irish ancestry.
3 Sold millions of records in Germany.
4 He was a guest at Simon Cowell’s 50th birthday party.
5 Once explained on a talk show about being attacked by a male kangaroo at a wildlife preserve.
6 His mother, Dolores Hasselhoff, died from a stroke. [February 2009]
7 He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7018 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
8 Has season tickets to the University of Arizona football games in Tucson. His daughter, Taylor-Ann Hasselhoff, became a student there in fall 2008.
9 Was considered for the role of Boba Fett in Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back (1980), which went to Jeremy Bulloch.
10 On June 15, 2007, after a court battle against his ex-wife Pamela Bach-Hasselhoff, he was awarded primary physical and full legal custody of his daughters Taylor Ann and Hayley.
11 His single “Jump In My Car” reached #3 on the UK Music Charts. [October 2006]
12 Chose singer Corina Brouder to be a “wild card” on America’s Got Talent (2006) because “she has such an aura”.
13 Is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as “The Most Watched TV Star in the World”, thanks to starring roles in both Knight Rider (1982) and Baywatch (1989).
14 His sister, Jean Hasselhoff, appeared in the Knight Rider (1982) episode, Knight Rider: Dead of Knight (1984), as Stanley Kamel‘s secretary, “Rosemary”.
15 Is second cousins with famous Australian television host Rove McManus.
16 His stage credits — both on and off Broadway — include “Grease”, “Jesus Christ Superstar” (he was Judas Iscariot), and “The Rocky Horror Show” (he was Dr. Frank N. Furter).
17 Failed out of Marist High School in Atlanta, but transferred to Lyons Township High School in the Chicago suburbs where he successfully graduated. A plaque with his image is on display on the Wall of Fame in the main corridor of the high school.
18 Attended and graduated from Lyons Township High School in LaGrange, Illinois (1970). Is also listed in the Alumni Hall of Fame.
19 Attended Marist High School in Atlanta, Georgia.
20 In Germany, he shares his dubbing voice with Kermit the Frog.
21 Is one of the very few actors to play the same regular character on two different series simultaneously. From 1995 and 1997, he played Mitch Buchannon on both Baywatch (1989) and Baywatch Nights (1995). Richard Anderson and Fred Dalton Thompson are among the other actors to have done this.
22 Has played Michael Knight on Knight Rider (1982). His ex-wife, Catherine Hickland, is currently married to Michael E. Knight.
23 Has four sisters: Daine Hasselhoff (born May 19, 1950), Joyce Hasselhoff (born July 1, 1954), Jean Hasselhoff (born March 7, 1956) and Lisa Hasselhoff (born July 5, 1968).
24 Has two daughters: Taylor-Ann Hasselhoff and Hayley Hasselhoff.
25 Attended the Academy of Dramatic Arts (Chicago) and the California Institute of Arts (Los Angeles).
26 He and his then wife, Pamela Bach-Hasselhoff, were injured when the motorcycle they were riding on crashed into a light pole. Both suffered just minor injuries. [February 2003]
27 Has had a passion for singing and is a major recording artist in Europe. He tried to break into the American music scene in 1984 with a remake of “Do You Love Me?”, but bombed. His next attempt was in 1993 when he scheduled a live pay per view from Atlantic City. This time, it was O.J. Simpson that ruined his “comeback”. As David was performing his concert, O.J. was traveling along the Los Angeles freeway in his white Bronco. People who were watching the concert had switched over to the news to watch the car chase. Since then, Hasselhoff has not tried to break into the American music scene. He now saves his music for his television shows and the European fans.
28 On June 26, 2002, he checked into the Betty Ford Clinic for alcohol-related problems.
29 His lead role in “Baywatch Hawaii” was scheduled to be killed off in explosion that ends final episode of 1999-2000 season due to his commitments to the current series “Double Cross”. [May 2000]
30 Was engaged to Roberta Leighton.
31 In 1990, Cosmopolitan’s editor Helen Gurley Brown chose him for her magazine’s 25th anniversary issue.
32 In 1989, he was awarded “Most Popular and Best Selling Artist of the Year” in Germany and was invited to perform “Freedom” on the Berlin Wall on New Year’s Eve 1989.
33 Helped to rescue a car crash victim. [March 1995]
34 Saved a drowning child. [August 1995]

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