Quick Facts of Chandler Riggs

Chandler Riggs

For supporters of The Walking Dead series, Chandler Riggs needs no introduction. But if you are just coming across the name for the first time or wondering what he actually looks like, wonder no more because we’ve got you covered. Riggs is a young American actor who is best known for being cast as Carl Grimes in AMC’s The Walking Dead from 2010-2018.

Apart from being a distinguished actor, Riggs is also an established DJ who is known under the title Eclipse. Chandler also has a huge fan base with more than 1.6 million followers on Twitter, more than 3 million followers on Instagram, and 2 million-plus followers on Facebook. Here is a quick summary of Chandler Riggs’s net worth in 2019 along with his bio, career, relationship history, girlfriend.

Who is Chandler Riggs? Bio, Wiki, Parents

The 19-year-old Chandler Riggs was born on 27 June 1999, under the birth sign Cancer. Further, he was born to the parents Gina Ann (née Carlton) and William Riggs in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. Riggs has a younger brother named Grayson Riggs.

The childhood picture of Chandler Riggs
The childhood picture of Chandler Riggs
Image Credit: [email protected]

As per Riggs’ citizenship, he is American and belongs to Mixed (English, German, and Scottish) ethnicity. He studied tap dancing for few years with So You Think You Can Dance finalist Zack Everhart.

How much is Chandler Riggs’ Net Worth and Salary?

Chandler Riggs’ net worth is estimated to be around $8 Million as of 2019. From his fast-rising career, the star has made quite a fortune for himself. Despite his young age, Riggs has never shied away from grabbing favorable opportunities in the industry with both hands. Further, his wealth is expected to grow beyond this figure as he is already working towards a breakthrough in the movie industry.

One of the most talented American actresses, Chandler Riggs has spent many years in the field of acting. Likewise, he has not published his actual salary, she earned $80,000 per episode for The Walking Dead. In his series, he performs the role of Carl Grimes which is his biggest role to date. Similarly, his co-star Madison Lintz also earns the same range of salary from the same series Walking Dead.

Until now, Riggs has appeared in several films and TV series, therefore, the current assumption of his bank balance is probably authentic. As he is still active in the acting field, there are several upcoming projects of Chandler hence his income and earnings will definitely increase along with his growing career. One of his movies Get Low grossed $7 Million at the box office.

Similarly, he is highly active on social profiles mainly on Instagram. As of 2019, he has 3.3 Million followers on Instagram which helps him to receive a salary of $2,000 to $3,000 per post.

Girlfriend, Haleigh Hekking

With his celebrity life at a young age, the TV actor has always gone public with his relationship status. Together with the girlfriend, he has set an excellent relationship goal. He is dating the model aka professional video game player, Haleigh Hekking since early 2018. The 20-year-old actor first Instagrammed the picture on  17 April 2018 with his new lady announcing publicly with the caption”drake was my favorite rapper at EDC “.

Chandler Riggs with his girlfriend, Haleigh Hekking
Chandler Riggs with his girlfriend, Haleigh Hekking
Photo Credit: [email protected]

Well, the Riggs and Hekking are flaunting their love life publicly in social media and social gatherings. Also, the pair spends some quality time together as the actor shared a glimpse on Instagram on 23 December 2018. Also, the Instagram model  Haleigh accompanied her famous boyfriend during the 44th Annual Saturn Awards back in June 2018.

In addition, Chandler already introduced his girlfriend to the family. Also, Haleigh was invited to celebrate Easter with Chandler’s family. Meanwhile, the couple is portraying the image of the perfect couple and enjoying their love life.

Dating History

Rigg’s dating history speaks more on the perfect picture of young love.

He first met his former girlfriend, Brianna Maphis in 2015 while the pair was traveling on the same cruise ship. Since then, the couple is reportedly started to date. Similarly, Brianna posted a picture with Chandler on his 17th birthday on 27 June 2016. Unfortunately, the couple, however, drifted their path in 2017 after dating for two years.

Chandler former girlfriend Brianna Maphis wished him “Happy Birthday”

Similarly, Chandler was previously in a high profile relationship with the American actress Hana Hayes. The pair started dating in April 2014 but the former couple split with mutual understanding.

Career Highlights

Riggs made his first acting debut in the year 2006 with the role of Egon / Zombie in film Jesus H. Zombie. He also appeared in several films at the beginning phase of his career including getting Low, The Wronged Man, and Terminus. His breakthrough roles occurred in 2009 in The Wizard of Oz as Munchkin.

Likewise, Chandler is an aspiring American actor who is best known for playing the fictional character Carl Grimes in the American post-apocalyptic horror television series The Walking Dead. The show runs from 2010 until 2018 when his character was shockingly killed off. In Walking Dead, she has co-starred alongside Brighton Sharbino, Madison Lintz, Alexandra Hetherington, Christian Serratos, Sarah Wayne Callies, and among others.

Furthermore, Chandler Riggs has also starred in several movies such as Jesus Terminus(20011), Mercy (2014), and Keep Watching (2017).In January 2019, Riggs was cast as PJ for a multi-episode on the ABC freshman drama series A Million Little Things.

Awards and Nominations

Chandler has also won and nominated several awards such as the Satellite AwardSaturn Award, and Young Artist Award for The Walking Dead.


The 19 years of TV star celebrates his last birthday on June 27.

Body Measurements

Considered as a good catch by many women in the movie industry, Riggs stands out as one of the most handsome guys with a height of 5 feet 7 inches. His weight is approx. around 126 lbs or 57 kg.

Chandler has a pair of beautiful green eyes with natural black hair. Further, he wears a 7 US of the shoe.