Hayden Christensen is a popular young Canadian actor who became globally popular as the young Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader in the Star Wars movies.
Hayden Christensen is a successful movie producer too. Besides being an actor and film producer Hayden Christensen is also a model and entrepreneur as well. Hayden Christensen became popular as an actor on Canadian television as a teenager. Hayden Christensen entered the American television industry in the 1990s. Hayden Christensen became an award-nominated actor in Hollywood in 2001. Hayden Christensen is most renowned for his role as Anakin skywalker in the Star Wars saga in the mid-2000s.
Hayden Christensen’s impressive acting skills have earned Hayden Christensen several acting awards and Hayden Christensen also has numerous award nominations to his credit as well.
About Hayden Christensen
|Real Name||Hayden Christensen|
|Nickname||H or Den|
|Date of Birth||19th April 1981|
|Place of Birth||Vancouver (Canada)|
|Education||High School graduate|
(183 cm) approximately
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
Family & Relationships
(Computer Programmer/Communications Executive)
|Brother||Tove Christensen (Older)
|Net Worth||INR 85,00,00,000
(USD 12 Million)
|Famous for||MOVIES -
In the Mouth of Madness, No Greater Love, Street Law (1995), The Virgin Suicides (1999), Life as a House (2001), Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002), Shattered Glass (2003), Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (2004), Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), Factory Girl (2006), Awake (2007), Jumper (2008), Takers (2010), Outcast, American Heist (2014), 90 Minutes in Heaven (2015), First Kill (2017), The Last Man, Little Italy (2018)
Family Passions (1993), Love and Betrayal: The Mia Farrow Story (1995), Harrison Bergeron (1995), No Greater Love (1996), Forever Knight - "Fallen Idol" (1996), Goosebumps - "Night of the Living Dummy III" (1997), Real Kids, Real Adventures - "Paralyzed: The Eli Goodner Story" (1999), Are You Afraid of the Dark? - "The Tale of Bigfoot Ridge" (1999), Trapped in a Purple Haze (2000), Higher Ground (2000)
|First Movie||In the Mouth of Madness (1995)|
|Favorite Actors||Kevin Kline and Joe Lando|
|Hobbies||Loves playing ice hockey, tennis and watching soccer|
Hayden Christensen is an incredibly talented and popular Canadian actor who is globally renowned for portraying Anakin Skywalker and Darth Vader in the same movie. Hayden Christensen was accidentally involved in acting when he was cast in a Pringles commercial along with his sister when Hayden Christensen was around 8 years old. Hayden Christensen was soon cast in popular Canadian television series and became a popular teen actor in the Canadian television industry. Apart from Star Wars movies, Hayden Christensen has also appeared in several award-winning roles in Hollywood movies too.
Hayden Christensen’s age is around 40 years, as Hayden Christensen was born on the 19th April, 1981 in Vancouver, British Columbia province in Canada. Hayden Christensen’s height is exactly 6 ft (183 cm). Hayden Christensen’s weight is around 75 kg (165 lbs). Hayden Christensen’s hobbies include watching soccer and playing tennis and ice hockey in his spare time. Hayden Christensen’s passion is acting and he has now become efficient in agriculture as well.
Hayden Christensen’s father is David Christensen, a communications executive and computer programmer from Canada. Hayden Christensen’s mother is Alie Christensen, an American speechwriter. Hayden Christensen is the 3rd out of 4 children to his parents. Hayden Christensen’s older brother is Tove Christensen, a popular Canadian actor and film producer. Hayden Christensen’s older sister is Hejsa Christensen, who is an actress and Hayden Christensen’s younger sister is Kaylen Christensen, also an actress. Hayden Christensen’s relationship status currently is single. Hayden Christensen’s ex-girlfriend is Rachel Bilson, an American actress with whom he was engaged once. Hayden Christensen and his ex-girlfriend have a love daughter, Briar Rose Christensen.
Thanks to his success as an actor, film producer, model and entrepreneur Hayden Christensen’s net worth is estimated around INR 85 crores (USD 12 Million).
Hayden Christensen’s award-wins include winning the:
- Young Hollywood Awards’ One To Watch – Male award for his role in ‘Life as a House’ (2001)
- National Board of Review’s Best Breakthrough Performance by an Actor Award for his impressive role in ‘Life as a House’ (2001)
- Cannes Film Festivals’ Male Revelation award for his role in ‘Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones’ (2002)
- Las Palmas Film Festival’s Best Actor award (shared with co-star Peter Sarsgaard) for his role in ‘Shattered Glass’ (2003)
- ShoWest’s Male Star of Tomorrow Award for his role in ‘Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith’ (2005)
- MTV Movie Award for Best Villain for his role in ‘Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith’ (2005)
Apart from having won these 5 awards Hayden Christensen has also had around 19 award nominations to his credit too.
Interesting Facts About Hayden Christensen
- Hayden Christensen was ranked in the list of ’50 Most Beautiful People’ by the People Magazine in 2002.
- Hayden Christensen was a competitive athlete and played tennis and ice hockey at the provincial level at school.
- Hayden Christensen is a huge fan of the Manchester United Football Club and the Toronto Maple Leafs.
- Hayden Christensen bought a farm in Ontario in 2007 and learnt all about farming and agriculture.
- Hayden Christensen collaborated with popular Canadian clothing brand ‘RW and Co’ to launch a line of clothing inspired by life at a farm.