Aaron Eckhart Bio, Age, Height, Career, Personal Life, Net Worth & More

Introduction of Aaron Eckhart:

Aaron Edward Eckhart was born in Cupertino, California on March 12, 1968. Aaron Eckhart is recognized as an American actor.

Eckhart shifted to England when he was at the age of 13 when his father went another city with his family. A few years later, he started his acting career by appearing in school plays, before shifting to Australia for studying in his high school in the senior year. He then left the high school without being graduated, but achieved a diploma by an adult education course, and done graduation from Brigham Young University (BYU) in the year 1994 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in film. For much of the mid-years of the 1990s, he used to live in New York City as a struggling, hardworking and unemployed actor.

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Aaron Eckhart Early life

Eckhart was born in Cupertino, California on March 12, 1968, he is the son of Mary Martha Eckhart who is known as a writer, artist, and poet, and James Conrad Eckhart, who is recognized as a computer executive. Aaron is the youngest of his three brothers. His father is a German-Russian man, on the other hand, his mother is English, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish woman. He was brought up as a Mormon in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and lived there and served a two-year mission in France and Switzerland as well.

Eckhart’s family moved to England in the year 1981, for his father’s job in information technology in an England’s corporation. The family relocated to Surrey and lived in towns like Cobham, Ripley, and Walton-on-Thames. Eckhart joined American Community School in England. It was the first place he was initially introduced to acting, appearing in a school production as Charlie Brown.

In the year 1985, Aaron Eckhart shifted to Australia and settled in Sydney, where he went to American International School of Sydney for getting the education of his high school senior year; furthermore, he furnished his acting skills in productions as Waiting for Godot, where he states that he gave a “dreadful” performance. He also achieved his diploma through an adult education course. In the year 1988, Eckhart went back to the United States and applied as a film major at Brigham Young University–Hawaii, but later on removed to Brigham Young University (BYU) in Provo, Utah. He got his graduate degree in 1994 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. His fortunes gave luck for the better when he has presented the role of George in the film Erin Brockovich, which rose his failing career much career.

Aaron Eckhart Career

Early work

Aaron Eckhart performed his appearance in the Mormon-themed film Godly Sorrow. And also the role was remarkable for his professional debut held in his university. At the time he also met the director/writer Neil LaBute, who directed him in various of his own original plays. Eckhart shifted to New York City after his graduation, got an agent, and tried many different occasional jobs, which include bartending, bus driving, and construction work. His first television roles were related to TV commercials. In the year 1994, he also acted as an extra on the television drama series Beverly Hills, 90210.

In the same year, Eckhart also performed his appearance in another LaBute feature, Your Friends & Neighbors (1994),  as Barry, a sexually disappointed husband in a non-adjustable marriage. For that character, Eckhart was supposed to gain weight. In the year 1999, he appeared as opposite Elisabeth Shue in Molly, a romantic comedy-drama in which he acted as the self-absorbed brother of an autistic woman who was under treatment by surgery. Eckhart also appeared that year as a football coach, an offensive coordinator in Oliver Stone’s Any Given Sunday as well.

Aaron Eckhart Critical success

Aaron Eckhart got positive feedbacks and appreciation in the year 2000 as George, a ponytailed, goateed biker, in Steven Soderbergh’s drama Erin Brockovich. The film got respectable reviews, and was a box office success, by earning $256 million worldly. His performance well appreciated by critics; Entertainment Weekly.

Leading the launch of Erin Brockovich, Eckhart appeared with Renée Zellweger in LaBute’s Nurse Betty (2000). Afterward, He performed in Sean Penn’s mystery feature The Pledge (2001), in which he acted a young detective paired with a veteran detective, acted by Jack Nicholson. In the year 2003, Eckhart performed with Hilary Swank in The Core, a film about a geophysicist who wants to explode a nuclear device for the sake of saving the world from destruction. He Also performed in The Missing in 2003, in which he acted as Cate Blanchett’s lover. And in the action-thriller Paycheck opposite Ben Affleck.

The same year,  Eckhart appeared as a guest in two episodes of NBC’s comedy sitcom Frasier, where he acted as the boyfriend of Charlotte, Dr. Frasier Crane’s love interest. His next film role involved E. Elias Merhige’s thriller Suspect Zero. A movie which is about an FBI agent who finds out a killer who kills serial killers.

Aaron Eckhart Worldwide recognition

Eckhart’s more projects on which he worked hard include Thank You for Smoking. In which he acted as Nick Naylor, a tobacco lobbyist. Whose company researched the connection between smoking cigarettes and lung cancer. Following the year, he appeared with Helena Bonham Carter in Conversations with Other Women (2006).  The same year, Eckhart was offered to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Eckhart performed as a guest in the 2008 comedy Meet Bill, in which he acted the eponymous character.

He next performed with Jennifer Aniston in the romantic drama Love Happens. That released in September 2009, that proved as a motivational speaker coming to terms with his own grief.

Aaron Eckhart Personal life

Aaron Eckhart had a meeting with actress Emily Cline. When he working in a film of the Company of Men and they engaged. But they broke up in the year 1998. He always opposed to revealing about his relationships in interviews. Eckhart also dated with a songwriter and member of SHeDAISY, Kristyn Osborn, from the year 2006 to 2007. Eckhart stated much about his beliefs, his way of life, and his future career wishes and plans. In an interview, Eckhart told that before he entered the acting career, it was his wish to become a songwriter.

Aaron Eckhart Net Worth:

Aaron Eckhart who is an English Tv and reality tv shows star. He has maintained a huge net worth of 25 million dollars. He worked in many films and his salary is about a few hundred thousand per film approximately. Eckhart also appeared in commercials. He found in many tv shows as a guest-starred which also caused the reason for his high net worth.


Aaron Eckhart is a well-known English actor and producer, famous for  The Dark Knight (2008), Thank You for Smoking (2005) and In the Company of Men (1997). He has engaged with her filmmaker but later separated. Acting is his main source of income for which he is earning a respectable amount of net worth.

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