Beau Knapp is a famous American actor. He is best known for his roles in films like Southpaw, Run All Night and The Signal. Beau Knapp has established himself as a villain in the film industry due to his outstanding performance in a negative role in the movie Death Wish.
Beau Knapp's early life
Beau Knapp was born as Beau Christian Knapp on the 17th of April, 1989. The 29 years old actor was born in Los Angeles, California. He is the son of producer Harry Knapp, while his mother's name is still unknown. He is of American nationality and her ethnicity is Caucasian.
Further, there are no details in context to Beau Knapp's early life and his educational background is also a mystery.
Beau Knapp's career
Beau Knapp began his career by making his debut as Breen in the science-fiction horror movie Super 8, which was directed by J.J Abrams. The cast of the movie included actors like Joel Courtney, Elle Fanning, and Kathryn Chandler's husband, Kyle Chandler. Later, he played in the horror movie No One Lives alongside Luke Evans and Adelaide Clemens.
After that, Knapp appeared as Jonah Breck in the science fiction thriller The Signal, Jackson in the drama You're Not You, Kenan Boyle in the crime thriller Run All Right and as the popular character Jon Jon in the boxing drama Southpaw, starring Jake Gyllenhaal.
Beau Knapp played the best friend of Chris Pine’s character in the disaster drama film The Finest Hours (2016). Then he played the villain Blue Face in the mystery thriller The Nice Guys, featuring Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe.
Knapp joined the cast of the Netflix war drama film Sand Castle starring Nicholas Hoult and Henry Cavill. He also co-starred in the Netflix Original crime drama series Seven Seconds. The series released its first season on the popular video-streaming site this February.
Knapp has also worked as Knox in the movie Death Wish, which was directed by Eli Roth. The movie was released on 2nd March 2018. In the movie, Knapp appears alongside Bruce Willis, Vincent D’Onofrio Dean Norris, Elisabeth Shue, and Camila Morrone.
Beau Knapp's personal life
Beau Knapp is a married man. He tied his wedding knot with his wife Lucy Knapp in 2011. The couple together for over seven years and is blessed with three daughters; Autumn Knapp, Elenor Knapp, and Lola Knapp.
Beau's wife is also an actress. Some of the movies in which she has appeared include Big Momma's House 2 and The Ever After. Her maiden name is Lucy Wolvert.
According to various sources, Beau and Lucy got married on December 18, 2011. The actor and his girlfriend Lucy had been dating for years before they took the big step and decided to settle down as husband and wife. However, facts regarding their dating history and their first encounter still remain a mystery.
Beau Knapp is active on Instagram and Twitter. He has over 1.2k followers on his Twitter account and over 450 followers on his Twitter account.
Beau Knapp's net worth
Beau Knapp has earned a decent amount of money from his career as an actor and a film producer. It is estimated that his current net worth is around $3 million.
Beau Knapp movie Super 8, which released in 2011, became a box office hit, earning over $260 million in total. It was made with an investment of $50 million.
Similarly, although the precise details regarding his salary from Netflix are not available, if we are to consider his past earnings, Beau Knapp charges $170 thousand per episode for appearing in Seven Seconds. It is estimated that Beau has made the total earning of over $1.5 million just from the first season of the series.
For Beau Knapp's appearance in the 2017 Netflix war drama film Sand Castle, in which he portrayed the character of Sergeant Burton, he was paid to the tune of half a million dollars, while Hoult, the lead actor of the movie, earned $2.2 million.
Knapp earned a gross salary of $1.2 million in 2016, the same year he gave his memorable performance in the historical drama, the thriller The Finest Hours.