Christopher Ashton Kutcher, commonly called as Ashton Kutcher is an American actor, entrepreneur and producer. Born on Feb 7,1978 to a conservative family in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. His mother Diane was a Proctor & Gamble employee and father Larry Kutcher was a factory worker. He has 2 siblings, Michael & Tausha. Michael is his fraternal twin brother who has celebral palsy. He has always been supportive to his brother despite the difficulties and has embraced the inequalities.
Ashton KutcherEarly Life, Parents
He spent his early years in Iowa and developed a passion for acting in school productions. He was a notorious kid, he got arrested for breaking into his high school to steal money. This incident straightened him out. He lived with his parents until they got divorced when he was 16.
Ashton Kutcher Education Details
He did his graduation in Biochemical engineering from University of Iowa in 1996, where he was kicked out due to his wildly partying conventions.
Ashton Kutcher Career Details
He has worked in cereal department in General Mills to earn tuition money for his college. He got an opportunity to New York City’s International Modeling and Talent Association (IMTA) Convention by winning “Fresh faces of Iowa” modelling competition.
He started his acting career with The 70’s Show (1998-2006) as Michael Kelso from where he was hugely recognised as the most charming with bad humor guy. He was awarded as The Youngest Artist award for his best performance. Followed by this, he was casted in several comedy films like Dude, Where’s My Car? (2000), Just Married (2003), and Guess Who (2005). The movie The Butterfly Effect turned out to be a box office success.
He started his production with the series Punk’d where he worked as an actor as well, adding a feather in his crown. He has tried different roles in all directions like he headed Beauty and The Geek, a TV reality show. One of his biggest successes is bagging the role of Charlie Sheen in “Two and a half men” show where he approximately earned 750,000$ per episode. He has been on Netflix sitcom “The Ranch” also.
He starred in popular movies like ‘What Happens in Vegas,’ ‘Personal Effects,’ ‘No Strings Attached’. He appeared as legendary Steve Jobs in the movie “Jobs” in 2012 and has been nominated as Teen Choice Awards the most.
Is Ashton Kutcher Married?
Kutcher married in September,2005 with Demi Moore and became a father of her 3 kids from ex-husband-Willis. Unfortunately, the bonding ended with an official divorce in 2013.
He started dating Mila Kunis in 2012, and got engaged in February,2014. Mila gave birth to their daughter, Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher in October 2014 after that they decided to get married in July,2015 and they had another baby boy, Dimitri Portwood Kutcher in November 2016.
Ashton Kutcher Business Interests And Investments
Kutcher has many business interests. He has invested in many startups like an Italian Restaurant, Dolce & a Japanese themed restaurant named Giesha House and served as creative Director for Ooma, a telephone device company. He also started his own investment firm called A Grade investments and has taken this to another level with his high level of business acumen.
Kutcher and Moore established DNA Foundation: Thorn in 2009 to seek funding for sexual exploitation of children. In the same year, he made history by having 1 million followers on his Twitter account. He also appeared in Time’s Magazine Top 100 Most Influential people and number 3 on VH1’S Hottest Hotties. He has a quite impressive height of 1.91m.
Ashton Kutcher Net Worth
He is one of the richest and most loved actors in the world with the current net worth of $200 million majorly owing to his major tech investments in Uber, Skype, AirBnb, other startups and his stardom, ofcourse. He owns a house worth $10 million in Carpentaria, California and a mansion in Beverly Hills with a worth of $10 million. He also owns a $200,000 Ferrari and a $15,000 Harley Davidson.
Ashton Kutcher Quotes
There are few Inspiration quotes by him, personally this has been my favorite:
“I’m continually trying to make choices that put me against my own comfort zone. As long as you’re uncomfortable, it means you’re growing.”