Nate Parker Net worth and Career

HitBerryPublished on   07 Jul, 2016Updated on   26 May, 2021

An actor and a wrestler Nate Parker is known for many kinds of stuff. As an all-American wrestler and his acting credits, his income is definitely not limited to a single source.

When it comes to being a versatile dude Nate Parker hit the bull’s eye. He is an actor, he is a wrestler, and he is a computer engineer, not to mention a writer, director, and producer and may be several other kinds of stuff.

According to Nate’s net worth is estimated to be around the figure of $3 million. His income has not been revealed explicitly but looking at his sources we can assume that it must be plenty.

Staying with his maternal uncle who was a wrestler Nate started getting fascinated by wrestling. His uncle helped him enroll into Princess Anne High School to pursue his interest of Wrestling. After participating in various competition Parker moved to Great Bridge High School. After the competition in various Wrestling Events and eventually reaching second as a redshirt senior Nate dropped his wrestling career and earned undergraduate degree in Oklahoma in computer engineering.

Nate Parker in 68th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards                                                                              Source:

Nate dated a model and when they attended an event in Dallas he was quickly noticed by Jon Simmons. After a brief audition, Simmons found a great potential in Parker. In 2005 Nate made his movie debut from the movie Dirty. Throughout the years he managed to land a role in various movies and has appeared in around two dozen since his acting career started.

His most recognized acting credits include movies like The Secret Life of Bees (2008), Pride (2007), Beyond the Lights (2014). His recent movie The Birth of the Nation also received the positive reaction. The movie released in 2016 Sundance Film Festival, Utah and is set for release in October 2016 in North America.

Nate also appeared in few television shows including The Unit.

His performance didn’t go unnoticed as he was honored with various awards and nominations. This includes 168 Film Festival, AAFCA, Image Awards, etc.

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Not only is he a superb actor but also a producer, writer, and a director having directed The Birth of the Nation and other short movies.

Talking about his personal life, he is married to Sarah De Santo. They married in 2007 after a brief relationship. Together, they have three children. Any prior affair status about Nate Parker except her wife and the undisclosed model girlfriend is still yet undisclosed.

Parker is also active in Social media especially Twitter and Instagram. He has around 117 thousand followers on Instagram and around 38 thousand on Twitter. Nate is very grateful to his fans and often tweets and posts for his followers to see.

Now, aside from being an actor Nate Parker is also a wrestling coach and a philanthropist. He is also a member of AMPAS (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences) since 2016. His acting career is far from over and we can expect a lot of Nate’s performance in the near future.