Luke Wilson

Luke Wilson is a household name among Hollywood fans. Although he has appeared in many movies and series so far, there are some that have remained in the hearts of his fans. Some of these include his work in The Royal Tenenbaums, Bongwater, Blue Streak, Bottle Rocket, Idiocracy, The Ridiculous 6 As well as Idiocracy. Between 2011 and 2013, he was among the cast who worked on Enlighted which is a HBO television series.

Well, how well do you know about Luke Wilson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Luke Wilson’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Luke Wilson to date.

Biography and Early Life

For people who trace their roots in Dallas, then Wilson is also one of your members. By the time of his birth, his parents Robert Andrew Wilson and Laura Wilson were living in Dallas by the time of his birth. His mother Laura was born in 1939 and was a famous photographer while his father worked as an advertising executive. Previously, he worked at KERA as an executive.

KERA is a public television station. His family originates from Massachusetts and they are of Irish Catholic descent. He has two brothers and the elder one who helped him co-direct the film Bottle Rocket is named Owen Wilson. But it seems like they didn’t have a sister as they always call themselves ‘the three sons of Wilson’.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Luke Wilson in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Luke Wilson’s age is 49 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 21 September 1971. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78 kg in Kilograms.


Luke was lucky to have his two brothers in the same school. Wilson chose St. Mark’s School of Texas to be the choice school for his three sons. There was something unique in Luke and the teachers as well as the students were able to notice it the moment he joined the school.

Therefore, even before he completed a year in school, they already had faith in him, and they decided to vote him as their class president. After completing high school, he was enrolled to Occidental College and this is where his acting started. Luckily, he met a friend who was able to identify a talent that nobody else had discovered in him.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

It would be fair to assume that Luke is very secretive when it comes to his love life. Therefore, to date, nobody knows whether he is dating and who he is dating. Looking at his age, we would expect him to be a married man already but unfortunately, that is not the case. Luke Wilson is still single to date. He might have tried his love over the years which doesn’t end up so well or maybe he is still looking for the right woman for him. However, once we have any information, we will surely update it.

Is Luke Wilson Gay?

It might be difficult to tell whether Luke is gay or not. This is because, there is no information of his dating life which we assume he has decided to keep it away from the public. However, since there is no information or even rumors suggesting he might gay, we will assume he is straight until proven otherwise.

Professional Career

Luke might have played minor roles or attended several auditions but his appearance as the lead actor on Bottle Rocket in 1994 is what brought a turnaround in his acting career. Since he loved acting, and he always longed for an opportunity, he made sure that he gave his best in Bottle Rocket. The film was co-written by Owen Wilson who was his elder brother. The film was later recreated in 1996, and it became a feature-length movie.

Luke was very close with his two brothers, and they always worked together as a team. After the release of Bottle Rocket, they moved to Hollywood together, and they made appearance on Telling Lies in America. This was followed by a cameo appearance on Scream 2 which was a film-within-the-film. Wilson was then featured in Best Men, Home Fries and many more.


Wilson is a very courageous actor and that is the reason why he is loved by many film directors. Although he has not received any awards yet, it is clear that he is well recognized in the film industry and especially in Hollywood. His work in films like Bongwater, Idiocracy, Old School and The Royal Tenenbaums is enough evidence that he is a great actor.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Luke Wilson in 2021

Luke Wilson is a successful actor and looking at his net worth, we can comfortably conclude that is well paid. As of 2021, his current net worth is estimated at $60 million. All this has been earned from his hard work and commitment in the film industry.

Luke Wilson had a very good relationship with his friends. It is for this reason that a fellow schoolmate in college was able to identify the acting gifting in him. Since then, he has become a household name in the film industry and has made a good fortune from the same.


Facts of Luke Cunningham Wilson

  • Gender Male
  • full nameLuke Cunningham Wilson
  • birthplaceDallas, Texas, United States
  • Date of Birth September 01, 1971
  • Age 52 years 10 months
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Lucky Number 9
  • Lucky Stone
  • Lucky Color
  • Best Match for Marriage
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$60 million
  • professionActor
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78 Kg, In Pounds – 172 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
  • hair colorDark brown
  • eye colorHazel
  • high schoolSt. Mark’s School of Texas

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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