Chandler Riggs Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Movies and TV shows

Who is Chandler Riggs? Biography and Wiki

Chandler Riggs is an American award-winning actor likewise a DJ. He is best known for roles Carl Grimes on the AMC horror-drama television series The Walking Dead from 2010 to 2018. Moreover, he has appeared in numerous films including Get Low (2009), Mercy (2014), Keep Watching (2017), and Inherit the Viper (2019).

For his performance in the AMC series, ”The Walking Dead” Riggs has won three Saturn Awards from five nominations and a Young Artist Award from three nominations. He has been playing a recurring role in the ongoing ABC’s ” A Million Little Things”.

Chandler Riggs Age and Birthday

Chandler Riggs was born on June 27, 1999, in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States of America. He celebrates his birthday on June 27th every year. Riggs is 21 years old as of now. He was born under the zodiac sign of Cancer.

Chandler Riggs Height and Weight

Being an actor, Riggs stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches( 1.77 m). He also weighs about 150 lbs(65 kgs). Even more, his chest size is 36 inches, and waist measures about 28 inches, respectively.

Chandler Riggs Education

Riggs attended Etowah High School in Woodstock, Georgia. He was also homeschooled for a couple of years before going to a regular school. After graduating from high school, Chandler got enrolled at the University of Georgia and Auburn, however, he admitted studied and moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting. He also attended the Theater of Stars in Atlanta to sharpen his acting skills. Apart from acting, he also studied tap dancing for several years.

Chandler Riggs Parents, Siblings

Riggs was born and raised in Atlanta, GA to parents Gina Ann Carlton and William Riggs. Chandler is the oldest one in his family. He has a younger brother named Grayson His father plays in a band called Jillhammer. Riggs is of English, German, Scottish, and distant Welsh ancestry.

Chandler Riggs Girlfriend, Who is Chandler Riggs dating?

Riggs dating an Instagram star Brianna Maphis. The love birds began dating from 2016 and have been together for around 4 years. Chandler’s girlfriend is 22 years old and her birth sign is Capricorn. She was born on December 23, 1997, in the United States.

Chandler Riggs Net Worth

Just at the age of 21, Riggs has managed to capture mass attention in the film industry.  Indeed, he has made an impressive net worth from his fruitful career. Chandler’s net worth stands at $8 million as of 2020.

He was paid $100 thousand per episode of The Walking Dead series. Apart, he has appeared on many TV shows which might help him to earn some money. More so, he is quite famous on Instagram with over 3.4 m followers and with 1.5 m which also earns some money from income.

Chandler Riggs Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Chandler Riggs.

Chandler Riggs Bio and Wiki

  • Full Names: Chandler Riggs
  • Popular As: Carl Grimes
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation / Profession: Actor, DJ
  • Nationality: American
  • Race / Ethnicity: White
  • Religion:  Christianity
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight

Chandler Riggs Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 21 years old(2020)
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer.
  • Date of Birth: June 27, 1999
  • Place of Birth: Atlanta, GA
  • Birthday: 27th June

Chandler Riggs Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Not Available
  • Height / How Tall?: 5 feet 7 inches( 1.77 m)
  • Weight: 150 lbs(65 kgs)
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Shoe Size: 7(US)
  • chest size: 36 inches
  • Bicep Size: Not Available
  • Waist Size: 28 inches

Chandler Riggs Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): William Riggs
  • Mother: Gina Ann Carlton
  • Siblings (Brother): Grayson Riggs
  • Marital Status: Dating
  • Wife/Spouse:  Not Available.
  • Dating / Girlfriend: Brianna Maphis

Chandler Riggs Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $8 million as of 2020.
  • Source of Income: Acting. DJing

Riggs House and Cars

  • Place of living:  To be Updated
  • Cars:  Car Brand to be Updated

Chandler Riggs Actor

He began acting at the age of four. His first role as an actor was Munchkin in the theater play The Wizard of Oz. He also appeared in the play Oklahoma with Theater of the Stars at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre. Riggs starred in the indie horror film Jesus H. Zombie just at the age of 5.

Four years later, he appeared as Tom in 2009 drama film ”Get Low” and as young Ryan Gregory in the TV movie The Wronged Man. Furthermore, he has also played as Julia Ormond’s son in the latter film ‘The Wronged Man’ which aired on Lifetime in 2010.

Chandler Riggs The Walking Dead(TWD)

At the age of 10, Riggs joined the cast of AMC horror-drama TV series The Walking Dead, portraying Carl Grimes. Prior to that, he worked with TWD’s executive producer Gale Ann Hurd The Wronged Man.

The show follows Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln), the father of Riggs’ character Carl, as he and his group of family, friends, and strangers fight to survive in a violent apocalyptic world populated with zombies and the few surviving humans, some of whom are even more dangerous than the zombies themselves. The series receives an impressive rating became the #1 show in all of the TV shows among adults 18-49

For his noble work in the series, Riggs won three Saturn Awards from five nominations and a Young Artist Award from three nominations. Moreover, he also won a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Leading Young Actor in 2014. On the other hand, he and the rest of the TWD cast won Satellite Award for Best Cast in a Television Series.


Chandler Riggs Death, What happened to Chandler Riggs?

Riggs exited the show when in a dramatic departure from the comic book source material, his character was contentiously killed off midway of season eight. His 77th and final episode of the series aired on February 10, 2018.

Together with his co-cast, Riggs lent his voice to a special episode of Robot Chicken titled “The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who’s Walking” in 2017, reprising his role as Car.

Chandler Riggs  Mercy

What’s more, Riggs has also been featured in the 2014 supernatural thriller film Mercy. The film follows the life of a single mother (Frances O’Connor) and her two children George (Chandler Riggs) and Buddy (Joel Courtney) go to help take care of their grandmother (Shirley Knight) who has mystical powers. Further, he appeared in the 2017 horror film Keep Watching.

Chandler Riggs DJ

Aside from acting, Riggs is also a DJ and singer. He has performed in various events around the States like Festival in 2019 and the EDC in 2018. Chandler released his first track “Hold Up” under his stage name “Eclipse” in December 2017. In the same month, he had a chance to appeared opposite Josh Hartnett and Margarita Levieva in the crime thriller movie ”Inherit the Viper”.

Chandler Riggs A Million Little Things

Since the kick-off of the family drama TV show ‘A Million Little Things,’ Riggs has been playing a recurring role as Patrick “PJ” Nelson. The series is set in Boston, a small circle of friends is shocked after a member of the group dies from suicide surprisingly. The friends realize that they need to finally start living life as they cope with their loss. The title is a reference to the saying “Friendship isn’t a big thing – it’s a million little things.”

Chandler Riggs Movies and TV shows



Inherit the Viper(Cooper)



Keep Watching( DJ Mitchell)


Mercy(George Bruckner)




Get Low(Tom)


Jesus H. Zombie(Egon / Zombie)

TV shows


A Million Little Things(Patrick “PJ” Nelson)


Robot Chicken(Carl Grimes (voice))


The Walking Dead(Carl Grimes)


The Wronged Man(Ryan Gregory)

Frequently Asked Questions About Chandler Riggs

Who is Chandler Riggs?

Riggs is an acclaimed actor who gained extensive recognition after appearing as a cast member of The Walking Dead from 2010 to 2018 as Carl Grimes.

How old is Chandler Riggs?

Riggs is an American national born on 27th June 1998, in Atlanta GA.

How tall is Chandler Riggs?

Riggs stands at a height of 1.77 m.

Is Chandler Riggs married?

No, he is not married, he is, however, dating an Instagram star Brianna Maphis. The two began dating from 2016 and have been together for around 4 years.

How much is Chandler Riggs worth?

Riggs has an approximate net worth of $8 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.

Where does Riggs live?

Because of security reasons, Riggs has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.

Is Riggs dead or alive?

Riggs is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Riggs Now?

Chandler is still an active participant in the creative entertainment industry, he is a cast member of the ongoing series  A Million Little Things. Watch the trailer below.


Riggs Social Media Contacts

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