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Emmy Wallin



David Hasselhoff's Net Worth

Net Worth:$10 Million
Born:July 17, 1952
Country of Origin:United States of America
Source of Wealth:Professional Actor
Last Updated:2020


David Michael Hasselhoff is an American actor, singer, producer, and businessman from Baltimore. Hasselhoff has set a Guinness World Record as the most watched man on TV.

He is best known from ‘Knight Rider’ and ‘Baywatch’. Hasselhoff produced Baywatch from the 1990s until 2001 when the series ended with Baywatch Hawaii.

As of 2020, David Hasselhoff’s net worth is estimated to be $10 million. 


Early Life 

David Michael Hasselhoff was born on the 17th of July, 1952, in Baltimore, Maryland. Hasselhoff is the son of Dolores Therese and Joseph Vincent Hasselhoff. His family is Roman Catholic, and of German, Irish and English descent.

He spent his childhood in Jacksonville, Florida, and later lived in Atlanta, Georgia, where he attended Marist High School. Hasselhoff made his theatrical debut at the age of seven in Peter Pan, and ever since his childhood dream was to have a career on Broadway.



Hasselhoff rose to fame came in 1982, when he starred in ‘Knight Rider’. He played Michael Knight on the show, and his character fought all types of crimes and misdeeds with the help of a super car called KITT.

The series quickly became a huge success in the United States and overseas and made him one of the most recognizable actors on television. 

Knight Rider ended in 1986 and in 1989 he returned to television to produce and star in the series ‘Baywatch’. The beach adventure show had a rocky start, and it moved from network television to syndicated television after its first season. But it soon developed a following, especially overseas. 

He made his debut on Broadway in Jekyll and Hyde in 2000, playing the title character. Since then, Hasselhoff has appeared in a number of different theatrical productions, including a run in The Producers in Las Vegas in 2007. 

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In 2006, Hasselhoff returned to the small screen as a judge on the summer competition series America’s Got Talent. He sat alongside Piers Morgan and Sharon Osbourne for four seasons before leaving in 2010. 

Hasselhoff continues to work in theater and television, often making cameos as himself in various productions. In 2012, he performed a show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and competed in an Australian version of The Celebrity Apprentice.

As of 2020, David Hasselhoff’s net worth is $10 million. 



Here are some of the best highlights of David Hasselhoff’s career:

  • Baywatch (TV Show, 1989-2001) 
  • Knight Rider  (Series, 1982-1986)
  • Click (Movie, 2006) 
  • Baywatch (Movie, 2017) 


Favorite Quotes from David Hasselhoff 

“The problem with me is that nothing embarrasses me. Everything I’ve done ends up working in my favor. Even when I make mistakes and people exploit my mistakes on television or on the Internet, and they use it to make fun of me, it’s just kind of working in my favor at the end. It’s really strange.” – David Hasselhoff

“Beyond its entertainment value, ‘Baywatch’ has enriched and, in many cases, helped save lives. I’m looking forward to the opportunity to continue with a project which has had such a significance for so many.” – David Hasselhoff

“I went in and said, “If I see one more gratuitous shot of a woman’s body, I’m quitting . . . ” I think the show should be emotional storylines, morals, real-life heroes. And that’s what we’re doing” David Hasselhoff

“Getting in shape for this role, which is incredibly demanding, vocally, has been a lot of hard work, but I’m nailing it. I’m even kind of, at times, blowing my own mind, because I am even able to talk right now.” – David Hasselhoff

“My web site is so fresh. The paint is still wet, but stay tuned, because I have lots of personal things, specifically about what is happening day-to-day, that I will keep updating daily.” – David Hasselhoff

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3 Motivational Lessons from David Hasselhoff

Let’s take a look at some of the strongest lessons we can learn from him: 


1. Dip Your Toes Into the Water 

You never really know until you try. If you never try, you’ll always be wondering “what if.” So what are you waiting for? Want to explore a new career? Dip your toes into the water. Make it happen.


2. Give Credit Where it’s Due 

People can’t stand it when someone takes credit for something they didn’t do. Don’t be that person. Recognize others when they do an awesome job. It creates trust among teammates and will you further as a company.


3. Every Person You Meet is a Potential Door Opener to a New Opportunity 

Be nice to people. You never know how you can help each other down the road.



David Hasselhoff is one of the most seen men on TV in history. He has taken the world with a storm with ‘Baywatch’ and he has collaborated with stars such as Pamela Anderson, Ben Stiller, and Edward Mulhare. 

As of 2020, David Hasselhoff’s net worth is estimated to be $10 million. 

What do you think about David Hasselhoff’s net worth? Leave a comment below.

Emmy Wallin is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. She is a young Swedish girl from Uppsala, who is currently traveling around the world. Emmy has a big passion for helping others and motivating people. Emmy has been studying celebrities careers, biographies, lifestyles, and net worths for over 3 years. She is the face behind the net worth profiles here on Wealthy Gorilla.

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  1. Dodo

    Feb 24, 2020 at 8:20 am

    Damn, he should have more

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