|Celebrated Name:||Daveed Diggs|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Daveed Daniele Diggs|
|Age:||38 years old|
|Birth Date:||January 24, 1982|
|Birth Place:||Oakland, California|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Daveed Diggs Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||rapper, singer, actor, and songwriter|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||August 2020|
Daveed Diggs is a famous rapper, singer, actor, and songwriter. He is renowned as the vocalist of the CLIPPING hip hop group. He has won the Tony Award and Grammy award. In the year 2016, after leaving Hamilton, he played a role in the BLACK-ISH TV series. He has also got a nomination for INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARD for BEST MALE LEAD.
Maybe you know about Daveed Diggs 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 Daveed Diggs’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
He was born on 24th January in the year 1982 in Oakland in California. He is the son of Dountes Diggs and Barbara Diggs. His father was a bus driver while his mother worked as a social worker. His father belonged to African-American ethnicity while his mother belonged to Jewish ethnicity. He went to Berkely High School, and after completing his school, he joined Brown University. He completed his bachelor’s degree in the year 2004. He started working as a teacher after completing his graduation.
He has dated Jalene Goodwin, who is an actress. They had some issues and broke up due to some reasons. Other than this, he hasn’t revealed any information about his personal life. He is quite secretive about sharing stuff from his private life.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 24 January 1982, Daveed Diggs is 38 years old as of today’s date 8th August 2020. His height is 1.82m tall, and his weight is 75kg.
He used to perform experimental theater during his early career times and also performed at Shakespeare Productions. He was invited by Lin-Manuel Miranda to read versions of Hamilton. The performance of Daveed Diggs impressed Miranda. The performance in Hamilton helped Diggs win a lot of awards. On 15th July in 2016, he gave his final performance.
He is the writer and vocalist for the CLIPPING rap group. Jonathan Snipes and William Hutson founded this group in the year 2009. Diggs joined this group in the year 2010, and they released the first mixtape together titled MID CITY in the year 2013. In the year 2016, they came up with EP, WRIGGIE, and then released an album titled SPLENDOR & MISERY. In the year 2017, they released songs, THE DEEP, and this song also won an award.
He is a member of TRUE NEUTRAL CREW with Signor Benedick and Margot Padilla. This group also released two more EPs titled POPPUNK and MONSANTO. In the year 2016, they released an album titled SOFT RULES. In the year 2010, he released an album titled THE BAD BOY. In the year 2012, he released a rap album titled SMALL THINGS TO A GIANT.
He has worked on a rap number for the animated movie titled ZOOTOPIA. He has played roles in BLACK-ISH, UNBREAKABLE, and THE GET DOWN. He has also worked as an executive producer in the series titled THE MAYOR. In the year 2018, he has appeared in various TV commercials.
He has worked in the Hollywood Disney animated movie titled ZOOTOPIA. He has appeared in the movie WONDER in the year 2017. He has also played the voice role in the film, FERDINAND. He has also co-starred, co-produced, and co-wrote titled BLINDSPOTTING. He has received an innovator award at ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL on 27th July in the year 2018. He has given the voice for Sebastian in the movie, THE LITTLE MERMAID.
Awards & Achievements
He has won several awards till now for his acting and dance performances. Here are some major awards won by him till now:
- LUCILLE LORTEL AWARDS in 2015 for his work in HAMILTON
- THEATRE WORLD AWARD in 2015 for his work in HAMILTON
- TONY AWARD in 2016 for his work in HAMILTON
- GRAMMY AWARD in 2016 for his work in HAMILTON
- COM AUDIENCE AWARDS in 2016 for HAMILTON
- ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL INNOVATOR AWARD for his work in BLINDSPOTTING in 2018
These are some of the awards won by him till now in his career.
Net Worth & Salary of Daveed Diggs in 2020
The net worth of Daveed Diggs is around $5 million as of August 2020, which he has earned by working as a rapper and an actor. He also earns money through endorsements and his own business.
He is a great person who has managed his professional life well. He doesn’t share any facts about his personal life because he wants to keep it a secret. He has won several awards for his remarkable contribution in the music and entertainment industry. He has worked from a young age to become an actor and singer. He had a girlfriend, but now he is single. He is enjoying his solitude and wants to focus on his career only. He will continue to inspire youngsters to work on their careers.