|Celebrated Name:||Brian Banks|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Brian Banks|
|Age:||35 years old|
|Birth Date:||July 24, 1985|
|Birth Place:||Texas County, California, U.S|
|Marital Status:||Single( Divorced)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||N/A|
|Is Brian Banks Gay?:||N/A|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$2 Million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
Brian Banks is a retired professional American football player. Most of the time, played at the linebacker position. He has signed several deals like with the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. He had also previously signed as an under drafted free agent with the Las Vegas Locomotives of the United Football League.
Maybe you know about Brian Banks very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Brian Banks’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 & Biography
On July 24, 1985, Brian Banks was born to Jonathan Banks and Leomia Meyers in the city of Texas County, California. His father and Mother’s occupation has not been mentioned. He is African-American and holds and American Nationality,
Banks spent most of his childhood days in Long Beach, California, where he went to Polytechnic High School in Long Beach, California. There he was teammates with DeSean Jackson, Darnell Bing, Winston Justice, and Marcedes Lewis. It was while he was studying that he was named one of Rivals.com “Juniors to Watch” of the class of 2003. It was too unfortunate that he was expelled from that school due to a rape accusation that was later proven to be false.
Not a lot has been said about Brian Banks’s personal life. In May 2015, he married Emmy Marino, their marriage apparently did not work out, they were together for two years, and they later filed for divorce. The couple did not have any children.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on July 24, 1985, Brian Banks is 35 years old as of today’s date 16th May 2021. His height is 1.91 m tall, and his weight is 113 kg.
It was in 2012 that Banks received tryouts with a few NFL teams, they included Kansas City Chiefs, San Diego, Chargers and San Francisco 49ers. He went to minicamp with the Seattle Seahawks, their head coach Pete Carroll had offered Brian Banks a scholarship in 2002, while he was the head coach at USC.
From there, Banks signed with the Las Vegas Locomotives of the UFL on September 20, 2012, and before the UFL suspended its season in October, he had appeared in two games making one tackle. He later signed with the Atlanta Falcons on April 3, 2013, Banks played a part in offseason workouts, OTAs and training camps, he made his debut in a preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals, where he picked up two tackles. Before being released on August 30, 2013, he had played preseason games with the Falcons.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, asked Banks to speak at the 2014 NFL draft Rookie symposium, he accepted, and his speech was very well received, and in the few weeks that followed, he was appointed to join the NFL Department of Operations.
A self- titled movie based on Bank`s story was expected to be released on August 9th, 2019, the movie was directed by Tom Shadyac and produced by Brian himself and Justin Brooks. He has also published a book called “What set me free.”
Awards & Achievements
On Awards and Achievements so far, he has not been awarded any official award, but one of his best achievements is that Brian Banks has become a big name out of playing football, he has signed several deals and every time he has proved to become better and better, attracting a big fan base and making a living out of it.
Net Worth & Salary of Brian Banks in 2021
As of May 2021, Brian Banks has an estimated net worth of $2 Million. He has made his million-dollar empire through is performances with his amazing talent of playing football professionally, although he is retired, he has achieved his fortune from his football career.
His other source of wealth has come about with a movie that was to be aired in August, A self- titled movie based on Bank`s story was expected to be released on August 9th, 2019, the movie was directed by Tom Shadyac and produced by Brian himself and Justin Brooks. He has also published a book called “What set me free.”
Brian Banks was an outstanding football star in high school, and he was accused of rape by his classmate Wanetta Gibson, this made him spend six years behind bars and a five years’ parole. His conviction was however overturned in 2012 after his accuser confessed that she had fabricated the whole story. He resumed his football career. His story inspires millions of his fans and people to never back down or give up in times that are hard. One would admire his resilience and courage. Go Brian Banks, and you are an inspiration to many.