|Celebrated Name:||Dan Houser|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Dan Houser|
|Age:||50 years old|
|Birth Date:||20th January 1974|
|Birth Place:||London, England|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Dan Houser Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Video game producer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$150 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Dan is mostly known for his work as a video game producer, but he is also a voice actor and writer. With his brother Sam, they founded one of the most successful video game company called Rockstar Games. He worked as the head writer in their company as well as vice president of creativity.
One of his most successful works with the company is with the Grand Theft Auto series, where he co-wrote all its titles. In February 2020, the company announced Dan would be resigning from the company, and no reason was given for his resignation.
Maybe you know about Dan Houser very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Dan Houser’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
Dan Houser was born on 20th January 1974 in London, England. Both his parents are English nationals and are in different careers. His father, Walter Houser, is a British lawyer while his mother is the famous British actor Geraldine Moffat. He was raised with his elder brother Sam who is his co-founding partner in Rockstar Games. Dan grew up dreaming of becoming a singer.
Both Houser brothers were raised in London near a video library where they used to watch many American cult and crime films. The two brothers later became interested in video games, more particularly, Race ‘n’ Chase, which was developed by DMA Design.
Dan Houser is one person who is known to value his privacy and doesn’t live his private life on camera. This is the reason most of his private life information is not known to the public. In a real sense, almost all of his private life is only known to his family and close friends. Besides that, he is known to marry his wife, Krystyna, and but there is no information on whether the two have children together. After leaving the Rockstar Games in March this year, he has remained quiet, and it’s leaving his video games fans guessing what project he is undertaking.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 20th Jan 1974, Dan Houser is 46 years old as of today’s date 10th July 2020. His height is 1.76m tall, and his weight is 80 kg.
Dan started his career in 1995 when he got a part-time job at BMG, where his work was to test CD-ROMs. After three years working as a casual, he got permanently employed. The two brothers got interested in the Race’n’ Chase video game developed by DMA Design. This led to Race ‘n’ Chase being signed to BMG, changing its name to Grand Theft Auto.
Dan and his brother later moved to New York after BMG was sold to Interactive to Take-Two founding Rockstar Games. The company has today become one of the most successful video game companies with more than two thousand employees. Dan left the company in March 2020, leaving his elder brother, who is the president of the company, to manage it.
Awards & Achievements
In 2014, Dan received the coveted AIAS Hall of Fame Award, which is awarded to the best innovators who have contributed and impacted the world of gaming. With Dan being still relatively young, there is still more to come from him. His biggest achievement has been living his life to the fullest.
Net Worth & Salary of Dan Houser in 2020
Though he got employed for a short time, most of his earnings come from his work with his company Rockstar Games. Though it’s not disclosed how much the company is worth, it’s thought to be a multi-million company. Currently, Dan is estimated to be worth around $150 million as of July 2020.
His work with the Grand Theft Auto hasn’t gone without criticism, with many accusing him of contributing to social ills in society. This is because the game is all about stealing cars and requires the player to put himself in the criminal’s shoes and build an empire by stealing cars. The company has vehemently denied promoting social ills in any way.