Brandon Routh
Brandon Routh
Celebrated Name: Brandon Routh
Real Name/Full Name: Brandon James Routh
Gender: Male
Age: 44 years old
Birth Date: 9 October 1979
Birth Place: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.89 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Courtney Ford (m. 2007)
Children: Yes (Leo James Routh)
Profession: Actor
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Brandon James Routh is a talented actor from America. The actor got great fame by featuring in a recurring role within the TV series entitled Chuck, by playing a role of Daniel Shaw. Moreover, he also got fame by appearing on several TV series during initial 2000s comprising Gilmore Girls.

Maybe you know about Brandon Routh very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Brandon Routh’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Routh was born in Norwalk, Iowa on October 9, 1979, as the third out of four children to his parents Catherine LaVonne recognised as a teacher, and Ronald Wayne Routh, recognised as a carpenter. His upbringing was carried out in a typical Methodist family. He possesses Scottish, English, German, and Dutch ancestry. He was brought up within Norwalk, about 100 miles to the south of Woolstock.

Discussing his education, he studied at Norwalk High School, the school where he has played sports as well as took part in music as well as theatre. Later, he studied at the University of Lowa, for one year. It was during this time that he had modelled as well as acted for earning to pay his tuition fee.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 9 October 1979, Brandon Routh is 44 years old as of today’s date 20th July 2024. His height is 1.89 m. Tall, and weight is 80 kg.


In 1999, Brandon Routh abandoned the study at the university and relocated to Manhattan and later to Los Angeles, the place where he started a full-time career in the field of acting. He initially appeared in the form of an extra within music video by Christina Aguilera for “What a Girl Wants”. It was in 1999 that he was featured in his foremost acting role, within one episode of ABC TV series entitled as Odd Man Out.

In addition to that, in 2000, the actor got the four-episode role to play on season three of soap opera Undressed. At the age of 24, he has already submitted auditions for a director McG and also he was seen by Singer post he observed videotaped audition of Routh. It is known that Singer got very impressed by his similarity to the comic book icon as well as Singer perceived Routh’s genuine Midwestern roots suitable for the particular role.

Awards & Achievements

During the event of 2006 Spike TV Awards, the actor has won an award of “Best Superhero” in the role of Superman played in Superman Returns. Apart from that, the actor also got nominated for Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best Ensemble and for Scream Award for Best Villain. He too got nominated for the character of Todd Ingram played in Scott Pilgrim vs the World during 2010.

Net Worth & Salary of Brandon Routh in 2024

Brandon Routh Net Worth
Brandon Routh Net Worth

As of July 2024, The estimated net worth of Brandon Routh is $15 million. The actor is famous for his character played as Superman in a 2006 movie titled Superman Returns. He also got fame and wealth for performing in Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, and Chuck (a TV series). Initially, he paid attention to the field of modelling; however, he later shifted his focused towards acting career and decided to abandon his studies. Various movie and TV series roles assisted him in earning this great fortune.

It is his appearance in films and TV series that made Brandon Routh a famous actor. From the late 1990s till today, the actor has devoted his attention towards being a successful actor.


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