Rider Strong is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter, he has a net worth of $6 million. Rider Strong has earned his net worth for his role of Shawn Hunter in the 1990's television sitcom Boy Meets World. He was born on December 11, 1979 in San Francisco, California, his parents Lin, a teacher and nutritionist, and King Strong, a firefighter. He attended high school in Sebastopol, California where he graduated in 1997. He has a brother Shiloh Strong who is an actor and a still photographer. He started his acting career at the tender age of nine, where he starred in the San Francisco production of the popular play Les Miserables in the role of Gavroche. He appeared in several small television roles and later in 1982 he appeared as a regular cast member of the TV show Julie. He played the role of Julie Andrew's son; he later made his film debut in the film Benefit of Doubt as the son of Amy Irving. Boy Meets World had a seven year on television run where Strong received a two-time nomination for the Young Artist Award as well as a nomination for a Hollywood Reporter Young Star Award. Later he starred in such major films as Cabin Fever, and became a regular cast member on the television series Pepper Dennis which aired on the WB Network. Also in 2009 he had a brief cameo appearance in the sequel film Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever.