Morris Chestnut
Morris Chestnut
Celebrated Name: Morris Chestnut
Real Name/Full Name: Morris Lamont Chestnut
Gender: Male
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 1 January 1969
Birth Place: Cerritos, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.83 m
Weight: ‎84 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Pam Byse (m. 1995)
Children: Yes (Grant Chestnut, Paige Chestnut)
Profession: American actor
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Morris Lamont Chestnut Jr., aka Morris Chestnut, is a popular actor based in America. The popular actor had suddenly hit stardom and garnered immense fame and recognition after his praiseworthy performance in “Boyz N The Hood,” which had released in the year 1991. Henceforth, his journey on the silver screen has been unstoppable, eventually leading him to the present success and fame.

Maybe you know about Morris Chestnut 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 Morris Chestnut’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

Morris Chestnut was born on the 1st of January in the year 1969 in the region of Cerritos in California to parents Shirley Chestnut, and Morris Lamont Chestnut Sr. Chestnut had received education from the prestigious Richard Gahr High School from where he had got certified in the year 1986. Following his high school, he had enrolled for the course of drama as well as finance at the very popular and honorable California State University, Northridge.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 1 January 1969, Morris Chestnut is 55 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 1.83 m tall, and his weight is ‎84 kg.


Morris Chestnut had soon decided to enter into the acting field and had chosen it as his ultimate profession. Chestnut had his first breakthrough in the nineteenth episode of the second season in the very popular “Nightmares: A Nightmare On Elm Street: The Series” in the year 1990, henceforth which he had signed the major film in 1991.

Thereafter, Chestnut was spotted in several other movies, and television series, notable among them, is also in the series “Out All Night.” With a few side roles in the hit films such as “Under Siege 2: Dark Territory” in the year 1995 and “G. I. Jane” in the year 1997, Chestnut had risen to higher levels of stardom.

From the year 1997 to 1998, Chestnut has also featured in the eminent “C-16” also. That year, he had received victory in the gaming competition of the “Madden Bowl.” A year later, he had garnered immense appreciation for his performance in “The Best Man.” A similar role was played by him in “The Game Plan” in the year 2007.

In the year 2001, Chestnut had starred in the popular film of “The Brothers” dedicated to the struggles of the youths. Three years later, he had also stunned everyone with his performance in “Ladder 49”. Proving his versatility, Chestnut was seen playing the role of a villain in the eminent films such as “Half Past Dead” in the year 2002 and “Prince Of Pistols” in the year 2008.

Personal Life

Morris Chestnut is known to have tied the marriage knots with Pam Chestnut in the year 1995. The couple has henceforth been blessed with two children.

Awards & Achievement

Morris Chestnut had won immense appreciation and fame throughout his career. He was nominated for the Image Awards in the years 2000 and 2016 and had won the award in the year 2014. Besides this, he was also nominated for the popular Black Reel Awards in the year 2002. Recently, in 2014, Morris Chestnut was honored with the victorious Acapulco Black Film Festival as well.

Net Worth & Salary of Morris Chestnut in 2024

Morris Chestnut Net Worth
Morris Chestnut Net Worth

Morris Chestnut has been an immensely popular actor based in America. Throughout his life, he has worked hard towards success. He was repeatedly seen gracing not just the television screen but also the theatres with explicitly hit films. He was also seen in the very favorite Fox channel in the series Rosewood, which has eventually led to the approximated net worth of $15 million as of July 2024.

Morris Chestnut has always been the favorite among all. In recent years, this was proven by him bagging the “Sexiest Men Alive” title. Besides the unstoppable success and forever excelling stardom, he is also known as a very humble family person.


  1. does he know that there is someone who uses his I’d and Facebook profile to scam aboriginal women he is being investigated today 21/3/2020 by Australian police all details given to them also blackmailing them to send money or else threatened to come to Australia to beat them up?

    • Omg thats so funny cause I got a thing on Instagram today saying it was morris chestnut. I don’t believe them what so ever but they said he was divorced 5 months ago but it had leaked out yet . This person really thinks I’m stupid lol.


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