Jack Kilmer is a popular actor from the United States. Jack Kilmer is widely known for playing the role of Chet in the 2016 Action Mystery film “The Nice Guys” and Pelle “Dead” Ohlin in the 2018 Horror Thriller film “Lords of Chaos”.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Education
Jack Kilmer was born in Los Angeles, California, United States on the 6th of June 1995. He is 27 years old under the zodiac sign Gemini. Jack holds an American nationality and follows the Christianity religion.
Regarding his family background, he is the son of Joanne Whalley (Mother) and Val Kilmer (Father). His both father and mother are renowned actors and actresses. He also has an older sister named Mercedes Kilmer who is also a popular actress. His sister is best known for the films such as ‘Pretty face,’ ‘Ingrid,’ and ‘Pool Party.’
Speaking of his educational background, Jack went to the primary school at ‘The Center for Early Education,’ where film director, actor, and screenwriter, Gia Coppola also studied. Gia and Jack met for the first time when she was in sixth grade and he was in first grade.
Career and Professional Life
Talking about his career, Gia Coppola, a filmmaker Jack had met in high school, approached him. They stayed in touch over the years. Twelve years later, Gia asked Jack to read the script for a movie she was working on.
Gia and Jack discussed the script, and she asked his opinion on whether the dialogue made sense in light of the time period. The movie, which is an adaptation of the same-named book by James Franco, was later released under the title “Palo Alto.” For the part of “Teddy,” one of the movie’s main characters, Gia asked Jack to attend an audition.
Gia even guided Jack through his audition. She asked him to say a few lines while she filmed him. The video was later used as Jack’s audition tape. He managed to impress Gia and land the part.
The movie had its US premiere on May 9, 2014, and it was shown at numerous film festivals. In the movie, Jack appeared alongside his father, who was portrayed by Emma Roberts as the stepfather of the character “April.” The majority of reviews for the movie were favorable, and critics praised Jack’s “formidable” performance. Others described it as “sincere and naturalistic.”
Jack appeared in a few more projects the following year. In the docudrama thriller movie “The Stanford Prison Experiment,” which had its world premiere at the 2015 “Edinburgh Film Festival,” he played a prisoner by the name of “Jim Randall.”
More about his career
Furthermore, In the 2016 neo-noir crime dark comedy ‘The Nice Guys,’ Jack played a young film projectionist named ‘Chet.’ He co-starred as “James” in the short film “Asphyxia” that same year with Eleanore Pienta. In the 2017 psychological thriller-drama “Woodshock,” Jack portrayed Johnny.
In the 2018 horror-thriller movie “Lords of Chaos,” Jack played a character who was modeled after a real-life person for the first time: Per Yngve Ohlin, the lead lyricist, and vocalist of the Norwegian black metal band “Mayhem” (better known by his stage name, “Dead”). The movie, which was based on the same-named 1998 book, presented a fictionalized account of the early 1990s Norwegian black metal scene.
In the 2018 movie “Josie,” which had its world premiere at the “Mammoth Film Festival,” he played the role of “Marcus.” After that, he played “Terry” in the drama “The Pretenders” and “Luke” in the comedy “Summer ’03.” The latter premiered at the “Torino Film Festival.”
Jack Kilmer – Net Worth 2023
Jack Kilmer has earned a huge amount of money through his hard work and brilliance. His projected net worth as of 2023 is around $1.5 million. Moreover, he has also collaborated with Yves Saint Laurent (YSL) which also contributes to his wealth.
Regarding his personal life, Nothing is known about his romantic relationships or love life at this instant. It seems that Jack is a quite private person who doesn’t like to share his personal things with the media. Since there is no proof of his relationship we can assume that Jack might be single and unmarried.
Jack Kilmer is very handsome and attractive undoubtedly. He has a perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches (175 cm/1.75 m) and weighs around 68 kg (149 lbs). In addition, Jack has hazel pair of eyes and brown hair color.
Jack Kilmer – Social Media
He is active on his Instagram account @jackkilmer with 56K followers. Moreover, he also has 5,465 followers on Twitter and 1.6K followers on Facebook.