Wilmer Valderrama Biography
Wilmer Valderrama is a Venezuelan American actor who rose to fame from the TV period sitcom, That 70’s Show and received three Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Sidekick. Besides his acting in the TV drama series, he has acted in the Hollywood movies like Fast Food Nation and From Prada to Nada. He is also a singer and a producer.
Well, Wilmer dating history is quite an interesting because he has dated different celebs in his lifetime but his relationship with Demi Lovato long last nearly for six years and got separated. Recently, they were spotted together at lunch and could be in a relationship once again.
Wilmer Valderrama Early Life and Education
Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama akes Wilmer Valderrama was born on 30th January 1980 to Sobeida and Balbino A. Valderrama. He grew up along with three other siblings: Christian, Marylin, and Stephanie in Venezuela and when he was 14, he returned to the U.S.
He did his schooling from William Howard Taft Charter High School and did his higher education from there. He stands 5 feet 9 inch tall with the physical body of 163.14 Ibs. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. He belongs to mixed Colombian-Venezuelan ethnicity and holds the citizenship of America.
Wilmer Valderrama Career
This 38-years-old actor, Wilmer played several drama plays before he pursued his career in the acting field. He was first seen in the comedy play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream of William Shakespeare and Rumors that premiered at the Old Globe Theater, on 22nd September 1988.
During the period, he was cast in a Spanish-language Pacific Bell commercial as well. After lots of struggle, he met an agent who cast him in the miniseries, Four Corners.
Though he made several appearances in the TV drama series, his role Fez in the TV period sitcom, That ’70s Show rose his name and fame in the TV cinema world. It was directed by David Trainer and Terry Hughes, in 1998 that starred teenage cast member such as Topher Grace, Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Danny Masterson and so on.
This TV series also made him receive Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Sidekick in three different years (2003, 2005 and 2006) and was nominated for ALMA Award and Young Artist Award for Best Performance as well.
After being a household name all over the world, Wilmer made his Hollywood debut from the romantic comedy movie, Summer Catch which was directed by Mike Tollin, in 2001. Next, he also appeared in the movies like Party Monster, Clifford’s Really Big Movie, Beauty Shop and so on.
YouTube: The Way song of Eduardo Fresco featuring Wilmer Valderrama;
Apart from acting in the movies and TV series, Wilmer has also directed an American live-action preschool TV series, Imagination Movers, in 2010, voiced the character of Pablo in Scarface: The World Is Yours and has sung the song The Way I Fiesta feat. Clayton Vice in 2011.
Further, he also was seen in the music video like Nightingale of Demi Lovato, Ever the Same by Rob Thomas, Easy of Paula DeAnda and few others.
Wilmer Valderrama Personal Life
Wilmer Valderrama’s personal life has always been quite a controversy as he has been dating popular celebrities in his lifetime. Although, he is currently single which makes his relationship status unmarried.
During 1999, Wilmer dated his actress, Ariana Richards (popular for her role little girl in the movie, Jurassic Park), at that time he was just 17.
Next, he also linked his name with actress and singers including Mandy Moore (2000-2002), Lindsay Lohan (2004), Ashlee Simpson (2005), Rihanna (2009), Avril Lavigne (2009) and few others.
Since 2010, Wilmer was in a six-year-long relationship with the singer, Demi Lovato; as she was just 17-years-old during the period. The beautiful couple looked perfect together although they were in an on-off relationship and break-up in June 2016.
As per the sources, the beautiful duo was speculated to have rekindled their romance after they got spotted at the lunch at Sol y Luna restaurant, San Fernando Valley, on 24th Feb 2018. May be they are getting back together.
Wilmer Valderrama Net Worth
Wilmer Valderrama is one of the successful Hollywood actors who make most of his money from acting, voice acting, featuring in the music videos, producing and directing movies. As of 2018, he has successfully collected an estimated net worth of $18 millions from his profession.
Currently, he lives in a bungalow situated in Miami, Florida which cost $3.5 million. It is full of interior design which spread over 5,039 sq. feet of land and has got one swimming pools. He is passionate about cars and has got LP640-manufactured Lamborghini which is around $70,000. He also has got a pet dog in his house.
Likewise, he has an upcoming project is 3D computer-animated musical romantic fantasy comedy movie, Charming which is made up of $20 million budget and is to release on 26th April 2018.