Damian Chapa is well-known for his acting and for his work as a film producer. Damian Chapa is also a known director. The 58-year-old American actor and producer made his debut in the industry in the year 1989.
Damian Chapa Biography And Net Worth
|Net worth||$15 M|
|Full Name||Damian Robert Chapa|
|Birth Date||October 29, 1963|
|Birthplace||Dayton, Ohio, United States|
Damian Chapa Early Life
He was born in Dayton, Ohio, and has Native American descent. Although born in Ohio, he grew up in Texas.
Damian Chapa Acting Career
Chapa made his first feature film debut in 1992 with an action film titled ‘Under Siege’. Following his appearance in Under Siege, he secured a role in 1993’s cult classic film ‘Blood In Blood Out. The film was directed by Taylor Hackford and Chapa played the role of ‘Miklo’ in it. This American epic crime drama became a big career success for Chapa who was just starting out.
In 1994, Chapa appeared in various films including Menendez: A killing in Beverly Hills, Dead Connection, and Saints and Sinners, but his most notable appearance of the year was in the film ‘Street Fighter’. The movie was based on a video game of the same name and Chapa played a character name ‘Ken’ in the film. The film was a big commercial success. In 1997, he appeared in three movies including Midnight Blue, Walker Texas Ranger, and Money Talks. Following his debut as an actor, Chapa has various successful acting credits to his name.
Damian Chapa Director and Producer
Chapa made his directorial debut in 1998 by directing a film titled ‘Kill You Twice’. Following that he directed and acted in the 1999’s film ‘The Lonely Life of Downey Hall’. He began his career as a producer in 2002 with a film called ‘The Calling’. Damian directed the film as well. He also served as an actor and producer for films such as Shade of Pale, El Padrino, Fuego, Mexican American, Mexican Gangster, and Polanski Unauthorized.
Following a long career as an actor, producer, and director, Chapa also wrote a 2014 film titled ‘Father Rupert Mayer’. He was also the director and cinematographer for the film. His other writing credits include The Last Wizard, La Racherita, and Streets of East L.A.
Chapa was arrested in Madrid in 2011 and transferred to Munich jail to wait for a court appearance. He was charged with the alleged rape of Roxanna Foell. Foell was his ex-girlfriend. However, in September 2011, Chapa was released and exonerated from the charges. He was paid penalty fees by the German government for holding him in wrongful custody. Since then, he has filed a lawsuit for damages against Roxanna Foell.
Damian’s Net Worth
Chapa is a multi-talent American filmmaker, actor, and producer. Over the course of his career, he has also made a career as a screenwriter. With so many pursuits, Chapa has been able to gain a net worth of 15 million dollars himself.
Damian Chapa Features
|Weight 82 kg|
|Eye Color Blue|
|Hair Color Black|