Quick Facts of
- First NameDan
- Last NameBilzerian
- Net Worth$199 million
- CareerActor, Gambler
Dan Bilzerian is a famous Armenian-American actor, gambler, and internet personality, who is widely known for showcasing his lavish lifestyle. The millionaire personality once mentioned winning $10.8 million from a single night of playing poker.
Talking about his net worth, he owns a total of $199 million. FInd out more about his income sources, career, and all the financial details.
Sources Of Income, Win Cash, And Prolific Professional Career
A short glimpse of Dan Bilzerian’s professional career, the 39 years old actor joined the Navy in 1999. In the following year, he joined SEAL training but could not graduate as he was kicked out of the program after a disagreement with an administrator.
After leaving the Navy, he attended the University of Florida, majoring in Criminology and Business. To be precise, he started playing poker professionally in 2009, where he finished 180th position at the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event. He won $36 thousand during the time.
As of now, Dan is a professionally successful poker player who has won not only millions but also tens of millions of dollars in private events. Regarding his winning, he won $12.8 million in a particular legendary event.
Likewise, he also made $10.8 million only from a single game of heads-up, which was reported by The Economic Times.
In one of the interviews, Dan claimed that he won $50 million in 2014. Talking about his loss, he has only lost $3 million on different occasions.
Bluff Magazine once claimed Dan to be the funniest poker player on Twitter. The co-founder of Victory Poker has also tried his hands on the acting profession. He has appeared in half dozens of movies like Olympus Has Fallen, Cat Run 2, War Dogs, The Equalizer, Lone Survivor, and Extraction.
Dan Bilzerian’s Net Worth In 2020; Father Convicted Of Tax And Security Fraud
If you have ever checked Dan Bilzerian’s Instagram, then you definitely know that the professional gambler is insanely rich and lives an extremely lavish lifestyle. Do you know he flies on his private jet to different parts of the world to celebrate his victory after every win? When he won $10.8 million, he flew to Mexico in his private jet.
Talking about Dan Bilzerian’s net worth in 2020, he has a net worth of $199 million, as reported by Celebrity Net Worth. His worth in 2013 was $50 million, $100 million in the following year, $120 million in 2015, $150 million in 2016, $170 million in 2017, and $180 million in 2018.
Do you know, Dan’s father, Paul Bilzerian, who was a prominent private equity/ corporate takeover specialist, has collected $40 million by the age of 36?
However, his father was accused of tax and security fraud in 1988. After that, his father filed for bankruptcy, claiming the debt of more than $140 million and having only $15 thousand worth assets.
When Dan’s parents/ family were wealthy, and on the peak of their earnings, they lived in a luxurious Tampa mansion that covers the area of 28, 000 square foot.
As per sources, Dan’s father had set up trust funds for his children, Dan and Adam. However, it is not known how much his father’s worth has contributed to his current worth.
Lawsuits, Legal Issues, And Controversies
Back in 2014, Dan sued Lone Survivor’s producers. As per the documents, he loaned $1 million to the company in exchange for 8 minutes of screen time and 80 words dialogue. But, his role ended with only a quick line of dialogue and less than one minute of screen time. So, he filed the lawsuit claiming $1.2 million, which is his original loan amount alongside 20% of it.
However, the lawsuit later dropped out after he made $1.5 million on his investment with the film’s commercial hit.
Well, Dan has also been involved in a couple of more legal issues. Once adult star Janice Griffith filed a lawsuit against Dan and Hustler magazine in December 2014. She, on the first hand, asked Dan for $85 thousand for injuries, but he rejected it.
In August of the same year, Miami Night Club banned him after he kicked model Vanessa Castano during a brawl. As per Dan, Vanessa and another woman attacked his female friend. She asked $1 million to settle the issue.
Likewise, on 9th December 2014, Los Angeles International Airport arrested him on a fugitive warrant from Nevada. He later was fined $17, 231.50. He also made a huge buzz when he filmed himself numerous times at the Las Vegas shooting on 1st October 2017.
How can someone forget Dan announcing his bid to run for the President of the United States in the 2016 election? However, he dropped out of his plans on running for the presidency in December 2015. He is a supporter of Donald Trump.
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Real Estates And Mansions; Where Does He Live Now?
Dan, who flaunts his lavish lifestyle via Instagram, grew up living in luxurious mansions in Hollywood Hills, Las Vegas, and Bel Air. For tax purposes, Las Vegas, Nevada, became his primary residence.
Back in 2014, he bought $4.1 million worth of Summerlin South mansion. The villa consists of five bedrooms. Three years later, he sold the house for $5.1 million. He then went on to purchase a new villa for the worth of $10 million.
Dan revealed that he is ready to rent an enormous Bel Air mansion for $50 thousand per month in 2018. As per sources, he previously spent $39 thousand per month on rent.
If you go across Dan’s Instagram, you can see his pictures, all surrounded by girls. And it is what makes it hard to trace out his current relationship.
While surfing more on his Instagram, he once has posted a picture with Vivien Rubin on 25th February 2019, claiming her as his date. But, after that, Rubin has not seen in any of his posts. He also has posted a picture with Cardi B.