Dax Shepard is an American actor who is best known for his portrayal of Crosby Braverman in the NBC comedy-drama series Parenthood. He has established himself as an actor in the business through his powerful performances in films like Without a Paddle (2004), Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005), Employee of the Month (2006), Idiocracy (2006), Let’s Go to Prison (2006), Hit and Run (2012), and CHiPs (2017). He is also a comedian and director.
Dax Shepard Biography
Dax Shepard was born on the 2nd of January 1975, in Milford, Michigan, United States of America. He’s currently 47 years old.
|Birth Name||Dax Randall Shepard|
|Date of Birth||January 2, 1975|
|Place of Birth||Highland Township, Oakland County, Michigan, U.S.|
|Age||47 years old|
|Profession||Actor, Comedian, Writer, Director|
|Ethnicity||French-Canadian and Belgian|
- Father – Dave Robert Shepard, Sr. (Car Salesman)
- Mother – Laura LaBo (Businesswoman)
- Siblings – Carly Hatter (Younger Half-Sister) (Actress), David Shepard (Older Brother)
Dax Shepard graduation from Walled Lake Central High School, Michigan in 1993 and then attended The Groundlings School, Los Angeles.
He completed his school education at Santa Monica Community College and West Los Angeles College in California. After, he enrolled at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he earned a magna cum laude degree in Anthropology.
Dax Shepard Personal Life
Dax Shepard married actress Kristen Bell, also a native of Detroit’s northern suburbs, at the Beverly Hills County Clerk’s Office on October 17, 2013. They two have been dating since 2007 when they met at a birthday party of a common friend.
They got engaged in 2010 and delayed their marriage until the state of California passed legislation legalizing same-sex marriage. Together, they have two daughters, Lincoln Bell Shepard (born March 28, 2013) and Delta Bell Shepard (born December 19, 2014).
Prior, Shepard dated actress Kate Hudson for a few months in 2007.
|Height||Feet – 6 feet 3 inches|
Centimeters -192 cm
Meters – 1.91 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 88 kg|
Pounds – 194 lbs
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Distinctive Features||Towering height|
Dax Shepard made his onscreen debut in a minor role as the guy who vomited at the party in the 1998 romantic comedy film Hairshirt.
As a director, he has written and co-directed the comedy film Brother’s Justice in 2010.He also starred in the film as well.
Shepard first appeared in the MTV’s hidden camera-practical joke reality TV series Punk’d from 2003 until 2012.
Dax has appeared in several TV commercials for Miller Lite, Samsung Galaxy Tab S tablet, Best Buy, Samsung Electronics, and Samsung kitchen appliances. He and his wife Kristen Bell have appeared in many of Samsung’s advertising campaigns.
Having appeared in films including Employee of the Month (2006), Without a Paddle (2004), Idiocracy (2006), Let’s Go to Prison (2006), and Hit and Run (2012).
His television work includes MTV reality series Punk’d from 2003 to 2012 and NBC comedy-drama series Parenthood from 2010 to 2015.
- TV Show – Game of Thrones
- Car – 1967 Lincoln Continental
- Book – The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
Dax Shepard Net Worth
According to Celebrity NetWorth, Dax Shepard’s net worth is estimated at $40 million US dollars in 2023.
Dax Shepard Facts
He worked on the racetracks from the age of 14 until 28.
He was named Dax Shepard by his mother after the lead character “Diogenes Alejandro Xenos” also known as Dax in Harold Robbins’ novel The Adventurers’.
In June 2013, PETA named him and his wife Kristen Bell as the Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrities of 2013.
He is good friends with Bradley Cooper.
Shepard races motorcycles at Buttonwillow Raceway, including his Ducati Hypermotard 1100S and Suzuki GSX-R1000.
He is an avid car enthusiast and can rebuild a pre-computer engine. He has a 1967 Lincoln Continental.
He practices the Transcendental Meditation program.