Karl Urban Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Height and Biography

Karl Urban Net Worth

$20 Million

Karl Urban aka Karl Heinz Urban is a New Zealand actor and social media personality. As of 2024, Karl Urban’s net worth is $20 million. His career began with his appearance in New Zealand films and TV serials. He is mainly known for his performance in the popular TV series titled Xena: Warrior Princess.

His first Hollywood role was in the 2002 horror film titled Ghost Ship. Since then, he has appeared in many high profile movies and TV series Internationally. He is popularly known for his role as Bill Butcher in the popular Amazon’s web television series titled The Boys.

Karl Urban Wiki/Biography

Born on 7 June 1972, Karl Urban’s age is 51 Years Old as of 2024. He was born and brought up in a well-settled family from Wellington, New Zealand. He holds an New Zealand nationality and he has belief in Christian religion.

He completed his early schooling at St.Mark’s Church School in Wellington. Later he attended Wellington College from 1986 to 1990 from where he completed his higher secondary education.

He also attended the Victoria University of Wellington from where he pursued his degree in Bachelor of Arts. He has a keen interest in acting since his childhood and he received his first acting role was when he was only 8 years old.

Name Karl Urban
Full Name Karl Heinz Urban
Net Worth $20 Million
Date of Birth 7 June 1972
Age 51 Years Old
Birth Place Wellington, New Zealand
Currently Live In Auckland
Profession Actor and Social Media Personality
Debut TV Series: Shark in the Park (1990)
Film: Chunuk Bair (1992)
Years Active 1990 – Present
Famous Role Éomer in Film The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Nationality New Zealand
Religion Christian
Ethnicity German
Hometown Wellington
Zodiac Sign Gemini
School/High School St.Mark’s Church School, Wellington, New Zealand
College/University Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Education Qualification Bachelor’s Degree in Arts

Family, Wife & Relationships

His father’s name is Jurgen Urban who is a leather goods manufacturer by profession.

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Karl Urban Father

Karl Urban’s mother’s name is Mrs. Urban who is a housewife by profession.

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Karl Urban with his Mother

He has no siblings. Karl Urban is single child of his parents.

Karl Urban’s marital status is Divorced. His wife’s name is Natalie Wihongi who is a make-up artist by profession.

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Karl Urban with his Ex-Wife

The couple got married in the year 2004 in a grand wedding ceremony. He has two children, his son’s name are Hunter Urban and Indiana Urban.

After 10 years of their marriage, the couple announced their separation in the year 2014. After that he was also in a relationship with Katee Sackhoff who is also a well-known actress, they also parted their ways after four years of relationship.

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Karl Urban with his Girlfriend (Katee Sackhoff)
Father Name Jurgen Urban
Mother Name Mrs. Urban
Brother Name
Sister Name
Girlfriend Katee Sackhoff
Marital Status Divorced
Wife Name Natalie Wihongi (Ex)
Children Hunter Urban (Son)
Indiana Urban (Son)

Physical Appearance

Karl Urban is a handsome man with an attractive and charming personality. He is 6 feet and 1 inch in height and his body weight is around 80 kg. He owns an impressive athlete type body with impressive body measurements.

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He has a triangular-shaped face with dimpled cheeks. He has short dense dark-brown hair and hazel color beautiful and mesmerizing eyes.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 185 cm
in meters: 1.85 m
in feet inches: 6’ 1”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 80 kg
in pounds: 176 lbs
Eye Colour Hazel
Hair Colour Dark Brown


Karl Urban started his career as a film and television actor. He made his appearances in New Zealand films and TV series, and also works in some local TV commercials and theatres at the initial stage of his career.

He made his debut appearance in the local TV series titled Shark in the Park in the year 1990. After that, he worked in various films and TV series like Hercules The Legendary Journeys.

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Then Xena Warrior Princess, Altared States, Shortland Street, White Fang, and several other popular television series.

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He also worked in some local films like Chunuk Bair, Heaven, Via Satellite, The Price of Milk, and The Irrefutable Truth About Demons. For the movie The Price of Milk he also received his first nomination for the Qantas Film and Television Awards in New Zealand, and he won the same award later in his life when he made his appearance in the drama film titled Out of the Blue in the year 2008 in a supporting role.

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After that, he made his Hollywood debut in the year 2002 with his appearance in the horror film titled Ghost Ship.

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Since then, he has appeared in many high profile movies like The Lord of The Rings season 2 and 3, The Bourne Supremacy, Doom, Dredd, and many other popular Hollywood films.

Along with his International filming career, he has also worked in some popular International TV series like Star Trek and the popular Amazon Prime series titled The Boys. Recently, he has also been featured in Josh Gad’s YouTube series titled Reunited Apart along with many other Hollywood celebrities.


Karl Urban has won many popular awards and nominations throughout his filming and television career. He was awarded the Screen Actors Guild Award and Critics Choice Movie Award in the year 2004 for his incredible role in the movie The Lord of the Rings.

He has also won the BSFC Award in the year 2003 and won the Gold Derby Award in the year 2004. Moreover, he has also won the New Zealand Film and TV Awards in the year 2008 and Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards in the year 2009. Along with these, he has received several nominations and appreciation and love from viewers.

Karl Urban Net Worth Summary

As of 2024, Karl Urban’s net worth is $20 million. He mainly earns through his filming and television projects. He also earns through TV commercials and brand endorsements.

Karl Urban Net Worth Growth

Net Worth in 2024 $20 Million
Net Worth in 2023 $16 Million
Net Worth in 2022 $10 Million
Net Worth in 2021 $7 Million
Net Worth in 2020 $3 Million
Net Worth in 2019 $0.8 Million

Contact Details

Email ID
Residence Address Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
Instagram @karlurban
Facebook @Karl Urban
Twitter @Karl Urban

Facts and Information

Karl Urban likes fishing, surfing, golfing, indoor rock climbing, and gardening. He is said to be very active and athletic in his life.

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In an Interview, Karl Urban revealed that he has to put so much hard work into learning horse riding for his role in The Lord of the Rings.

He also works as a brand ambassador for a charitable trust named Kidscan for supporting disadvantaged children in New Zealand.

Initially, he worked in various local TV commercials and theatre plays before making his on-screen debut in the entertainment industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: How old is Karl Urban?

Ans: Karl Urban is 51 years old.

Q2: How tall is Karl Urban?

Ans: Karl Urban is 6’ 1” feet tall.

Q3: How much is Karl Urban worth?

Ans: Karl Urban’s worth is $50 Million.

Q4: Where is Karl Urban from?

Ans: Karl Urban is from Wellington, New Zealand.

Q5: Where does Karl Urban live now?

Ans: Gaten Matarazzo live in Auckland, North Island, New Zealand.

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