Morris Lemont Chestnut has a whopping amount net worth $8 million which he earned through his successful professional acting career. He has appeared in many movies and TV series.
He got immense fame after he appeared in the Television series ‘Living Single’ in 1994 and also landed a major role in 'C- 16: FBI' from 1997 to 1998.
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Owner of Lavish House
Being a millionaire, actor Chestnut is enjoying his luxurious lifestyle. He is the owner of a $1.44 million lavish houses, located in Hidden Hills. He bought a house in the year 2002.
It is built in 1947 which covers 5,522 square feet. The mansion is one-story and has seven bedrooms, seven and a half bathrooms, a large pool and spa, kitchen, guest room, and many other facilities. It sits on 2.39 acres.
He is an avid lover of cars. He often spotted with his Black Rolls Royce which consists of Asanti wheels. He also has a 1968 Lincoln Continental car.
He has been seen in different characters in numerous movies on the big screen. Through his career journey, his highest profit-making movie is 'Identity Thief' where he was playing the role of Detective Reilly.
The movie was released on February 8, 2013, which was a comedy film directed by Seth Gordon. There, Chestnut’s co-stars were Sandy Patterson, Melissa McCarthy, Amanda Peet, Jon Favreau, and many more. It was made on the budget $35 million and earn $174 million in the box office.
Portrayed in Several Movies
‘Identity Thief’ actor made his first debut from the movie ‘Boyz n the Hood’ as a Ricky Baker. After that, he became the most wanted actor from the 1990s to the present.
Morris starting giving super hit movies and films such as The Ernest Green Story, The Inkwell, The Best Man, The Best Man Holiday, Dave Johnson, and many more. Through his acting skills, he received a huge amount as his income.
Appearance on Television Series
Chestnut began his career journey through a television series. He appeared in two episodes of ‘Living Single’ in 1994. Then, from 1997 to 1998 he starred in a major role in 'C- 16: FBI'. He had a recurring role in American Horror Story: Murder House in 2011.
He received NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor for his role in a comedy series called Nurse Jackie. Likewise, his notable work in television includes Er, Bones, American Dad!, Legends, Rosewood, The Enemy Within, Being Mary Jane, and so on.
Launched His Fitness Book
In 2017, Morris Chestnut published his first book, The Cut: Lose Up to 10 pounds in 10 days and Sculpt Your Best Body. In the book, he has explained how he loses his weight from 220 pounds to 187 pounds in just 12 weeks. The cost price is $13.99 for kindle and $11.99 for Hardcover.
Apart from the Hollywood industry, he is also known as an entrepreneur. He is co-owned of Claremont Hyundai, a part of Martin Automotive Group, along with Michael Martin.
His partner, Michael Martin has more than 25 years’ experience in the automotive dealership business. Chestnut earns a million dollars profit from his business.
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