Ashton Kutcher is a popular American actor and producer, who came into limelight after portraying Michael Kelso in the Fox sitcom That ’70s Show. From there, his television career took off making him to reach greater heights with his stunning onscreen persona. He is very successful lad on and off the screen, where he has invested his hard earned money in a number of startups. He has also been associated with a bunch of television series as executive producer. Kutcher was the first Twitter user to witness 1 million followers in 2009 and enjoys a considerable fan following on different social media platforms.
Take a look at his biography to know about his childhood, acting career, personal life, family, height, weight, body measurements, achievements, net worth and fun facts.
Christopher Ashton Kutcher
Ash, Kutch, Skank Kutcher
Birthday / Date of Birth
Kutcher was born on 7 February 1978, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States.
He is currently 40 years old.
Ashton Kutcher went to Washington High School, Cedar Rapids. He further went to Clear Creek Amana High School (CCA), Oxford, Iowa since his family moved over there. It was around that time, he got inclined towards acting and started to appear in school plays for which he received appreciation form his school teachers.
Then, he got enrolled at the University of Iowa where he took Biochemical Engineering as major. He worked part time support his tuition fee. Not long after he won the “Fresh Faces of Iowa” modeling competition, Kutcher dropped out of college to pursue a career in acting.
Ashton is of Czech descent on his father’s side, while his mother is of Czech, German, and Irish ancestry.
- Father – Larry M. Kutcher
- Mother – Diane (Finnegan)
- Siblings – Tausha (Older Sister), Michael (Fraternal Twin Brother)
In September 2005, Ashton Kutcher and actress Demi Moore got married which was attended by her ex-husband Bruce Willis and her three children. It was Moore’s third and Kutcher’s first marriage. After six years into marriage life, Moore announced her decision to divorce Kutcher and filed for the same on December 21, 2012. Their divorce was finalized on November 27, 2013.
Ashton is currently married to actress Mila Kunis with whom he began dating from April 2012. They became engaged in February 2012 and married on July 4, 2015. The couple welcomed their first daughter Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher in September 2014 and son named Dimitri Portwood Kutcher in November 2016.
- In feet – 6 feet 2½ inches
- In centimeters – 189 cm
- In meters – 1.89 m
- In Kilograms – 80 kg
- In Pounds – 176 lbs
- Measurements – 43-14-31
- Chest – 43 inches
- Biceps / Arms – 14 inches
- Waist – 31 inches
Kutcher wears a size 11 (US) shoe.
In 1999, he starred in the American romantic comedy film “Coming Soon” for his role as Louie.
Ashton Kutcher made his television debut with the American sitcom “That ’70s Show”, playing Michael Kelso, which aired from 1998-2006 and had 8 seasons.
Playing Michael Kelso in television series, That ’70s Show and Walden Schmidt in Two and a Half Men.
Both as a model and actor, Kutcher has been associated with a number of brands and products like Nikon Cameras, Popchips, Calvin Klein, Gap clothing, Pizza Hut, National Mentoring Month, to name a few.
Ashton Kutcher Favorites
- Favorite Food – Italian food, particularly pizza
- Favorite Movies – Forrest Gump (1994), The Shawshank Redemption (1994), Scary Movie (2000), Gladiator 2000)
- Favorite Books – Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls (1961), Many Lives, Many Masters by Brian Weiss, Mutant Message Down Under by Marlo Morgan
- Favorite Band – The Fine Machine, Dave Matthews Band (DMB), Hole (American Rock Band)
- Favorite Accessories – Vintage Belt, Shell Necklace
- Favorite Color – Red
- Favorite Actress – Maureen McCormick, Marilyn Monroe, Jennifer Aniston
- Favorite Actor – Tom Cruise
- Favorite Sport – Football
- Favorite Sports Team – Chicago Bears
- Favorite Song – The Naked And Famous (Young Blood)
Ashton Kutcher Net worth
Ashton Kutcher has made an impressive net worth of $160 million US dollars as of 2017. In addition to acting, Kutcher’s investments in startups contribute a great value to his net worth. He raked in $26 million from 2013 to 2014 thanks to his work on Two and a Half Men.
Kutcher has investments in over 60 companies, the most prominent of which include Skype, Foursquare, Airbnb, Path and Fab.com. He created an interactive arm of Katalyst called Katalyst Media, with his partner from Katalyst Films, Jason Goldberg. Kutcher has invested in an Italian restaurant, Dolce and a Japanese-themed restaurant named Geisha House with locations in Atlanta, Los Angeles, and New York City.
Ashton along with his family lives in a multi-million dollar Beverly Hills mansion which features all basic and luxury amenities. He also owns a $3.4 million plush mansion in the Hollywood Hills of California with beautiful views on Arrowhead Drive, which he sold in 2011.
Ashton Kutcher has a large fleet of exotic cars and bikes including a Ferrari California, a NaviStar CXT, a Fisker Karma, a Lexus LS Hybrid, and a Harley Davidson motorcycle. In addition to his extensive collection of autos, he also owns $2 million worth Mobile Home. This luxury caravan boasts 53 ft in length and is 13 ft 6 inches high when closed and 17 feet when opened, and weighs in the neighborhood of 70 tones. It has a total space of around 1100 sq ft, of which 603 sq ft space is on the main lower deck and 340 sq ft on upper retractable floor.
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Ashton Kutcher Facts
At high school, he was caught red-hand when attempting steal money from Clear Creek Amana High School. As a result of crime he committed, he was given a third-degree and was sentenced to 3 years probation and also 180 hours of social service.
In 2007, Ashton was voted as one of the Sexiest Men Alive in People’s Magazine.
On March 23, 2011, Kutcher launched his own Twitter client with UberMedia called A.plus.
In April 2012, Kutcher became the 500th paying customer to sign up to ride Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo.
Ashton Kutcher received widespread criticism for his appearance in a Popchips ad campaign in May 2012.
In 2013, he appeared in ‘Jobs’, which was a biographical sketch of Steve Jobs, the co-founder of Apple Inc.
In 2013, Lenovo recruited him as a Product engineer whose job is to market the Yoga line of tablets by providing inputs in design, specifications software, and usage scenarios.
He’s trained in the martial art Brazilian jiu-jitsu and holds a purple belt under Rigan Machado.
Kutcher was named as the top-earning television actor for 2014 by Forbes.