Hayden Christensen Net Worth
Hayden Christensen Net Worth: Hayden Christensen is a Canadian actor who has a net worth of $12 million. Hayden Christensen was born April 19, 1981 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. A chance encounter at the age of eight landed Christiansen his first commercial for Pringles (potato chips). When he was thirteen, he began his starring on Canadian television, branching out in the '90s to American television. His first real break came with Fox Family Network's troubled youth series Higher Ground (2000). Some of his other performances include the film The Virgin Suicides (1999) and the television movie Trapped in a Purple Haze (2000). His role as the troubled, misunderstood teenager Sam Monroe in Irwin Winkler's Life as a House (2001) won him 'Breakthrough Performance of the Year' from the National Board of Review. The film also placed him as a nominee for 'Best Supporting Actor' at both the Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Awards. George Lucas had already set his sights on the young actor for the role of Anakin Skywalker in his upcoming Star Wars films (Darth Vader in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi), which marked some of Christensen's most memorable performances. For his performance in Episode III, he won the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain. Hayden was then cast in Shattered Glass (2003). Between 2003 and 2014, he appeared in such other films as Factory Girl, Awake, Virgin Territory, Jumper, New York, I Love You, American Heist, Outcast and others. He was named in both People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People and Teen People's 25 Hottest Stars under 25.