Chris Hardwick Net Worth, Wife, Wedding and Career

Nadine Caridi


Chris Hardwick is certainly a well-known celebrity as he has both the looks and the talent to be able to surpass a huge number of fans. A versatile personality, he is a comedian, actor, television host, musician, voice artist as well as a podcaster. This huge number of talents that he possesses has certainly turned out well for him as Chris Hardwick net worth has turned extremely high over the past few years. He is also known for being the CEO of the Nerdist Industries and has been seen as the host of the Talking Dead to his fans.


Chris Hardwick was born on the 23rd of November, 1971. His birthplace is in Louisville, Kentucky, United States.  His parents are Billy Hardwick and Sharon Hills. Billy was a well-known professional bowler.

Childhood and Education

Chris Hardwick was raised as a Roman Catholic. He grew up in Memphis in Tennesse and was enrolled in the St. Benedict at Auburndale high school for his primary education. He later shifted to Regis Jesuit High School and spent his high school years at the Loyola High School.


Chris Hardwick career started as a DJ in the radio station KROQ-FM before he appeared in the comedy Guys Like Us in the UPN. He has appeared in films like The Mother of Invention, House of 100 Corpses and television shows like CSI, Boy Meets World, Zoey 101 and much more. He has also been the contributing writer for the magazine Wired. His regular appearances on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson have been widely appreciated by his fans around the world.

As an author, he has published the self-help book called The Nerdist Way: How to Reach the Next Level. He became the publisher of Nerdist News and has been operating as the CEO of the same.

He has also done voice over work for The Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd as well as The Batman, The X’s, The Legend of Korra and Tales from the Borderlands. His hosting skills have been showcased on shows like Trashed, Singled Out, Shipmates, Talk Soup, Rolling Stone, The Soup and most recently and well known in Talking Dead where he interviews fans of the hit AMC series The Walking Dead. Chris Hardwick career has had a versatile number of elements that makes Chris Hardwick net worth high.

Personal Life and Marriage

Chris Hardwick has had a pretty well-known and talked about relationship history. His relationships and the girls he has dated have been known to the world well. His relationship history comprises the name of the famous Lisa Rieffel. Lisa and Chris dated back in 1993 but were separated after a few months of togetherness. After this split, Chris Hardwick started dating the beautiful Jenny McCarthy. The couple was together at around 1995 and their relationship was probed about by the news tabloids greatly.

He moved on to started a relationship with Jacinda Barney next. Jacinda and Chris were together from 1995 to 1999 after which the relationship of the couple ended in a split. Chris Hardwick moved on to date Andrea Savage next; the couple was together for a year from 2002 to 2003. After this, Chris Hardwick started dating the beautiful Lisa Loeb.

 The relationship of the couple lasted only for a few months in the year 2004 after which they decided to call it splits. The longest standing relationship that Chris has had is with Janet Varney. The couple dated for the duration of 7 years in total starting from 2004. They separated on 2011. Chris dated Chloe Dykstra next. The couple dated from 2012 to 2014 before he moved on to date Lydia Hearst.

Chris Hardwick wife as of now is Lydia Hearst. Chris Hardwick wife is a beautiful model and publishing heiress.  The relationship of the couple sprung pout after they were spotted on the GQ Men of the Year Party. They met on the taping of The Talking Dead on November 2013.  The couple dated for about 10 months before their engagement in November 2014. Chris Hardwick wedding took place on the 20th of August, 2016. Chris Hardwick wedding took place in California. The bride’s dress was designed by Christian Siriano while bolo ties were given out to the participants of the ceremony.

Net Worth and Facts

Chris Hardwick net worth is known to be a whopping 10 million dollars. His endeavors as a host, musician, podcaster and many other talents that he possesses has made his net worth increase to such a great amount over the past few years. Chris Hardwick net worth is surely set to increase more in the days to come. He has the height of 5 feet and 10 inches and an amiable personality. Certainly a handsome looking lad, he has a lot of female fans all around the world, who certainly drool over him.

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