Talent and good looks are a good combination, especially in the very competitive industry that is Hollywood and Anson Mount judiciously made use of his to attain great heights. He is arguably among the finest in the industry, making his fans yearn for more of his outstanding performances.
The American actor is known for his portrayal of the fictional character Cullen Bohannon in the AMC drama series Hell on Wheels. He also played roles on the short-lived NBC series Conviction and appeared in the film Tully.
One of his recent roles is as the Marvel Comics superhero Black Bolt in the production Inhumans in 2017. Later in 2018, he made the cast of season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery in a recurring role as Captain Christopher Pike of the USS Enterprise.
Anson Mount Biography
On February 25, 1973, Mount was born as Anson Adams Mount IV in Mount Prospect, Illinois, but his days of growing up were spent in White Bluff, Tennessee. His parents are Anson Adams Mount II (father), one of the original contributing editors on Playboy Magazine, and Nancy Smith (mother), who used to be a professional golfer. In case you are wondering why he wasn’t named Anson III since his father is II, the actor has an older brother named Anson Adams III from his father’s first marriage which also produced two sisters, Kristin and Elizabeth.
His high school educational background can be traced to Dickson County High School in Dickson, Tennessee and his tertiary education was gotten from The University of the South from where he continued at Columbia University.
Anson Mount has appeared in more than 40 films and TV series. One of his initial appearances is as Kevin Wah on the TV series Ally McBeal in 1999. He also played the role of Greg in Sex and the City, continuing his movie and television exploits in shows like – Inhumans, Hell on Wheels, Lost, Dollhouse, Red Widow, Star Trek: Discovery, Smallville, Line of Fire. He also has several films to his credit including – Crossroads, Visions, The Forger, Supremacy, Non-Stop, Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden, Safe, Straw Dogs, In Her Shoes, The Two Mr. Kissels, and many others too numerous to mention. In his movie career, Anson has produced four and directed one.
For his unique performance in the film Crossroads, Anson Mount received well-deserved recognition via a 2012 Teen Choice Award nomination. He was nominated in the category of Film – Choice Chemistry. He is active on social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
As an actor, Anson Mount has made commercial success and his current net worth shows that his active days in the industry which spans more than two decades were not wasted. The actor has appeared in high-grossing movies and though his salary is not known, he boasts an estimated net worth of $ 3 million.
His fortune is expected to grow if his active status in the industry is anything to go by.
Is Anson Mount Married? Wife, Girlfriend
Anson Mount has been in several relationships in the past, he has been linked to Wen Yi and dated Dominique McElligott but the relationship didn’t last. Also on the list of his past relationships is Famke Janssen who was one of his love interests until he met his heartthrob, photographer Darah Trang, who would later be his wife.
Anson Mount finally announced his engagement to his longtime girlfriend on July 8, 2017. The two have been showing off their love life on social media where they share pictures with their fans. A few months after they got engaged, the couple made it official and got married on February 20, 2018. They are living happily in Brooklyn, New York and though babies might be in their future plans, they are just chilling with their dogs, Jax, Mac, and Betty Lou in the meantime.
His Height and Other Body Measurements
Anson Mount has almost perfect body measurements. He has a height of 183 cm which is more than six feet and weighs about 87 kg or 192 lbs. To further accentuate his physical endowments, the actor sports dark brown hair and blue eyes to go with it.
His other body stats are not available at the moment.