Biography / Wiki
A Canadian actor and producer Hayden Christensen are best known for his appearance in the popular ‘Star Wars’ movie series as ‘Anakin Skywalker’. At the age of 12, he made his acting debut as a child actor and appeared in a supporting role in a German-Canadian TV series named ‘Family Passions.’
After his debut, he landed in supporting roles in several TV films and TV shows but gained popularity after appearing in the American-Canadian drama TV series ‘Higher Ground.’ He rose to prominence after he was cast as ‘Anakin Skywalker’ in the American sci-fi film ‘Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones,’ which was part of the famous ‘Star Wars’ film series.
This worldwide popular film has earned huge success and also won an ‘Oscar’ nomination for ‘Best Visual Effects.’ He reappeared in the role of ‘Anakin’ in ‘Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi’ and ‘Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith.’
Height / Weight / Age
The weight of Hayden Christensen is 93 kg and 206 lbs in pounds. He is a dashing actor with a towering height of 183 cm or in feet inches 6’0” tall. He has a cool hairstyle with light brown color hair and sharp wide blue color eyes.
He has an athletic figure measurement is 40 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 34 inches hips approximately. He has turned 41 years old. His biceps size is 13 inches whereas his shoe size is 10 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Hayden Christensen is $12 million USD approximately.
Education / Family
Born on 19 April 1981 Hayden Christensen is the native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. His father David Christensen was a computer programmer and communications executive while his mother Alie worked as a speechwriter.
He was raised in Thornhill, Ontario, Canada where he attended ‘Baythorn Public School’ and ‘Unionville High School’ for his elementary education. To enhance his acting skills, he attended ‘Actors Studio’ in New York City, and was enrolled ‘Arts York’ program for drama at ‘Unionville High School’.
|Birth Place||Vancouver, British Columbia|
|Date Of Birth||April 19, 1981|
|Height||In centimeters – 183 cm
In feet inches – 6’0”
|Weight||In kilograms – 93 kg
In pounds – 206 lbs
|Hair Color||Light brown|
|School||E.J Sand Public School
Baythorn Public School
|College||Unionville High School|
|Home Town||Vancouver, British Columbia|
|Fathers Name||David Christensen
|Mothers Name||Alie Christensen
Career / Fashion And Style
In September 1993, Hayden Christensen made his acting debut at the age of 12 when he appeared in a supporting role in a German-Canadian show titled ‘Family Passions’. The next year, he made a film debut in the psychological horror movie ‘In the Mouth of Madness.
In 2000, he played a significant role in the American-Canadian TV series ‘Higher Ground’ which was about a group of teenagers attending ‘Mount Horizon High School,’ which was a therapeutic boarding school.
In 2002, he reached newer heights when he appeared in the movie ‘Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones’ which was directed by George Lucas, became a huge hit. For his role as ‘Anakin Skywalker,’ he became popular on an international level. For his role in “Star Wars”, he won two awards along with several nominations.
As an adult, he appeared in films, including ‘Factory Girl’ (2006), ‘Virgin Territory’ (2007), ‘New York, I Love You’ (2009), and ‘Vanishing on 7th Street’ (2010). He played lead roles in films like ‘American Heist’ (2014) and ‘90 Minutes in Heaven’ (2015) but the films turned out to be commercial failures and received negative reviews from critics.
In 2017, he was cast in the film ‘First Kill’ alongside Bruce Willis. Later, he was featured in the Canadian-American romantic comedy film ‘Little Italy’ alongside Emma Roberts. In 2002, he won the ‘Cannes Film Festival Award’ for ‘Male Revelation’ for his role in the 2002 sci-fi movie ‘Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones’.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
|Girlfriends||Rachel Bilson (2008 – 2017)
Reena Hammer (2001 – 2002)
Taylor Thomas (2000)
Natalie Portman (2000 – 2001)
|Daughter||Briar Rose Christensen|
Here we are providing you the list of Hayden Christensen’s favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Joe Lando and Kevin Kline|
|Favorite Food||Bowtie pasta with broccoli, pizza|
Some Interesting Facts About Hayden Christensen
- Hayden belongs to Danish ancestry from his father’s side and Swedish and Italian ancestry from his mother’s side.
- During his school, he was also an athlete who played competitive hockey as well as tennis.
- He is the cousin of Erik Christensen.
- His siblings Tove Christensen, Hejsa, and Kaylen are also actors.
- People’s magazine included his name in 25 Hottest Stars Under 25.
- To learn livestock, crops, and agricultural machinery, he purchased a farm near Uxbridge, Ontario in 2007.