Wil Wheaton Biography

Updated On Feb 06, 2019 Published On Dec 31, 2016
Facts of Wil Wheaton
Date of Birth: 1972 , July-29
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Wil Wheaton
Birth Name Richard William Wheaton III
Father Richard William Wheaton, Jr.
Mother Debbie Wheaton
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Burbank, California
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Actor
Net Worth 2.5 million U.S dollars
Eye Color Brown-Dark
Hair Color Brown-Light
Face Color White
Weight in KG 75 kgs
Famous for Star Trek: The Next Generation
Married Yes
Married to Anne Wheaton (m. 1999)
Children Nolan Wheaton, Ryan Wheaton
Education University of California, Los Angeles
Awards Best Actor 2002
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
Movies Video Games: The Movie
TV Show Robot Chicken
Sisters Amy Wheaton
Siblings Jeremy Wheaton
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Wil Wheaton is an American actor, blogger, voice actor, and writer known for portrayals of Wesley Crusher on the television series Star Trek. He is also remembered for his regular appearances in the TV show The Big Bang Theory, as himself.

Wil Wheaton's early life

Wil Wheaton was born as Richard William Wheaton III on July 29, 1972, in Burbank, California. He is the son of Debra Nordean "Debbie", an actress, and Richard William Wheaton, Jr., a medical specialist.

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Wheaton's nationality is American and ethnicity is English. He has two siblings a brother, Jeremy Wheaton, and a sister, Amy Wheaton.

Wil Wheaton's career

Professionally he is an American actor, blogger, voice actor, and writer. He first gained international attention by starring in the comedy-drama film Stand by Me in 1986, where he played the role of Gordie Lachance alongside late River Phoenix, Corey Feldman and Kiefer Sutherland.

In 1981 Wheaton made his acting career debut in the television film A Long Way Home. Furthermore, he was seen in the first four seasons of Star Trek: The Next Generation, starring Patrick Stewart and Jonathan Frakes, in the role of Wesley Crusher from 1987 to 1991.

Wil Wheaton's personal life

Wil Wheaton married his wife Anne Prince on 7th November 1999. Together the couple hasn't welcomed any child yet, but Will Wheaton has legally adopted Anne's two sons from her previous relationship.

The family of four now live happily at their resident in Arcadia, California. Other than that there are no other relationships or love affairs related to Wil Wheaton

Wil Wheaton's net worth

His net worth in recent days is calculated to be around $2.5 million. Some other tabloids have mentioned that the actor might be holding assets and properties worth only $500 thousand.

Wil has yet to disclose the figures in his cheque, but it can be assumed that he's paid handsomely for his contributions.

Wil Wheaton's body measurements

Wil Wheaton stands quite tall with a height of five feet and nine inches (180 cms) and has a body weight of 75kgs (165 lbs).




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on July 29,1972

July 29 , 1972

Wil Wheaton was born on July 29, 1972, in Burbank, California. His birth name is Richard William Wheaton III. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles a  public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, California, United States.

Wil Wheaton's acting career in Star Trek


Wil Wheaton's acting career began early, at the age of 7, when he made his first appearance in a television commercial. In 1981 Wheaton made his acting career debut in the television film A Long Way Home. In the first four seasons of Star Trek: The Next Generation he played Wesley Crusher from 1987 to 1991.

Awarded with IAWTV Award


Wil Wheaton won the IAWTV Award for Best host and Best hosted series and shared it with Sheri Bryant and Felicia Day. Again in 2002, he won Best Actor Award from Jane White Is Sick & Twisted for the best actor in web series, he got nominated in 2010 for the Streamy Award as well.

Married to Anne Prince


In 1999 Wil Wheaton married Anne Prince. She was born on August 8, 1969, in the United States of America. The couple has two children together. Their children's names are Ryan Wheaton, Nolan Wheaton. The couple in recent days are living in their LA-based home.

Wil Wheaton's current Net Worth


His net worth is supposed to be around U.S $ 2.5 Million in recent days. Wil Wheaton is an American voice actor who is one of the most celebrated TV and movie personality and his recent net worth places him in the rich and famous category in Hollywood.

of She's Having a Baby, Star Trek 25th Anniversa


Wil Wheaton started his career from the movie A Long Way Down in the role of Donald Branch. In his life, he played many Television films and Documentary movies like She's Having a Baby, Star Trek 25th Anniversary Special, Video Games: The Movie etc. He is going to start a new TV show Whose Line is it Anyway? which will start its broadcast in 2017.