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(Actress, Model)

American Chris Zylka is an actor and model. He is currently single.

Relationship Facts of Chris Zylka

Chris Zylka is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Dating History of Chris Zylka?

Chris Zylka’s current relationship status is possibly single.

Past Relationships

Before that, he was engaged to the TV personality, Paris Hilton. The actor proposed to her in January 2018 with a 20-carat diamond ring that worth $2 million. They dated for around one year.

However, they called off the engagement in November 2018. Later, Hilton called this decision one of the best decisions of her life.

Prior to that, Chris was engaged to the model Hanna Beth Merjos in April 2014. However, this engagement was also finished in 2015.

Chris Zylka: Biography in Details

Who is Chris Zylka?

Chris Zylka an actor and model. He is renowned for the roles of Jake Armstrong in The Secret Circle and Tom Garvey in The Leftovers. 

Last, in 2020, he appeared in the TV series, Dare Me as Corporal Kurtz.

Chris Zylka- Birth, Age, Parents, Ethnicity

He was born Christopher Michael Settlemire on the 9th of May 1985 in Warren, Ohio, USA.

His father is of Germanic ethnicity. His mother is of Polish-Ukrainian-Slovak ethnicity.

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Caption: Chris Zylka and Paris Hilton (Source: Wonderwall)

Chris is raised by his single mother. While talking about his father, he never met his biological father.

Zylka’s Education, Early Life

In 2003, he graduated from Howland High School. Later, he joined the University of Toledo to pursue Arts.

However, he had to drop out of the University after two years to take care of his ill maternal grandfather.

After dropping from University, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his career as an actor. However, his initial journey to his career was not so easy.

For six months, the struggling actor lived in Los Angeles as a homeless. At the time, he lived in his car and car parking.

At the time, he worked in the restaurant where he met the manager and acting coach, Jon Simmons.

Chris Zylka- Professional Life, Career

In 2008, Chris Zylka met his acting debut through the TV series, 90210 in the guest’s appearance as Jason.

Following that, he appeared in a recurring role in the comedy-based drama, Everybody Hates Chris as a white Muslim kid.

Moving forward, he appeared in a few more series like 10 Things I Hate About You, Zeke and Luther, and Hannah Montana.

By that time, he met appearances in the TV movies too that include My Super Psycho Sweet 16, Kaboom, and My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2. 

In that year, he landed the role of Jake Armstrong in the series, The Secret CircleIn the supernatural horror series, he appeared as a witch.

Through the series, he earned fame as an actor. However, the series couldn’t do well commercially.

Apart from the series, he is a well-known face in the movies too. Some of his movies along with the year and the character name are-

YearMovies Character Name 
2018The Death and Life of John F. DonovanWill Jefford Jr.
2012 The Amazing Spider-ManFlash Thompson
2011Shark Night 3DBlake

Zylka’s Nomination

  • 2009- Nominated for TV Guide Award.
  • 2020- Nominated for CinEuphoria.

Chris Zylka- Net Worth, Salary

Through his career as an actor and model, he has made a net worth of $5 million as of 2022. His earnings as an actor are in the range of $19k to $208k.

Apart from that, as a model, his earnings are in the range of $22k to $210k.

Box Office Collection 

Some of his movies’ collection along with the year is-

Year Movies Box Office Collection (USD)
2012The Amazing Spider-Man $757.9 million
2011Shark Night 3D$40.1 million

Chris Zylka’s Controversy, Rumors

After the spilling with Paris Hilton, there was a huge controversy regarding the engagement ring worth $2 million.

Chris wanted the 20-carat diamond ring back. However, Paris was not in the mood to return the ring as the ring was not purchased by Zylka as it was gifted by one of Paris’ friends, jeweler Michael Green.

However, one of Chris’ spokespeople claimed that the ring was purchased by Chris himself.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Chris Zylka is a blue-eyed auburn. His height is 6 feet and 1 inch and weighs around 80 kg with a build body type.

His chest size is 43 inches and has a waist size of 32 inches.

Social Media Profile

At the current moment, Chris is not active on any social media platform like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


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