Penn Badgley Net Worth

Penn Badgley Net Worth

How much is Penn Badgley worth?

Net Worth:$8 Million
Date of Birth: November 1, 1986
Age ( 33 years)
Residence:Baltimore, Maryland, U.S
Occupation:Actor And Musician


Penn Dayton Badgley is a well-known American actor and musician. His roles including Dan Humphrey in Gossip Girl a CW teen drama series and Joe Goldberg in You, a Netflix thriller series are the main reason for his fame and fortune.

He has appeared in numerous successful films including Easy Greetings, Margin Call, John Tucker Must Die, and More. He is also known for leading as a singer for an indie band MOTHXR who’s first studio album released in 2016, named Centerfold.

As of 2022, Penn Badgley net worth is estimated at $8 million.

Early life

Badgley was born on November 1, Baltimore, Maryland to Duff and Lynne Murphy Badgley a newspaper reporter, carpenter, and home builder. His father was also a green party candidate for governor in Washington.

He was the only child who was first raised in Woodlake Virginia and then Seattle, Washington.  He went to Woolridge Elementary School and then shifted to St. Christopher’s school. Later he attended Charles Wright Academy. He also enrolled himself at the Seattle children’s theatre.

Badgley started doing voiceovers of children for different radio stations. He also worked various part-time jobs to earn his living. His mother always supported his acting and voice-overs efforts.

At the age of 11, he moved to California with his mother to pursue his career in acting. After a year his parents divorced which somehow shattered him deep inside. At the age of 14, he went to Santa Monica College and later accepted by the University Of Southern California.

Personal life

As a teenager, Badgley dated Seneca rice and gossip girl and actress Zoe Kravitz.

In 2014, Badgley started dating singer Domino Kirke and married her in 2017. In 2020, he announced that they are expecting their first child. Besides this, he is also a stepfather of Kirke’s son from a previous marriage, Cassius.


Badgley started his career by doing voice over’s for radio and video games. His first credit was for Mario Tennis 64 and Mario Golf 64 videogames. He began his career as an actor by performing in an episode of Will And Grace.

His first main role was as Phillip Chancellor 4 in the Young and Restless a soap opera from 2000 to 2001. The multitalented artist was nominated for a Young Artist Award in 2001 for his best performance in a DA Time Series.

Next year, he took a turn by starring as Joel Larsen in WBS comedy-drama series Do Over a story of a 34-year-old who gets a 2nd chance to relive his life. This became a huge hit and won him numerous nominations.

He got his breakthrough the CW’s teen drama series Gossip Girl in which he played the role of Dan Humphrey. The series was created inspiring from Cecily Von and  Ziegesar’s Book Series.

In 2009, he starred in a thriller film the stepfather. Later he played Todd one of the main characters in easy A.

Net worth of Penn Badgley

As of 2022, Penn Badgely net worth is estimated to be around $8 million. Penn Badgley is one of the wealthiest actors of the American film industry. His major part of income is generated through his exceptional performances in hit series.


  • He won an Independent Spirit Award in 2012 for a margin call.
  • In 2016 he won lead actor award at The Manchester Film Festival for the paper store.
  • In 2016, he also won the best actor award at The Oxford Film Festival.


Penn Badgley is one of the most renowned actors of all time. He is mainly recognized for his outstanding performances in the main role of Dan Humphrey in Gossip Girl a hit series. A Netflix series You also gave him a breakthrough.

As of 2022

, Penn Badgely net worth is around $8 million.

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Written by Abdul Qayyum Rajpoot

Abdul Qayyum Rajpoot is a productivity enthusiast who in on mission to help entrepreneurs and solopreneurs in achieving their business goals through focus, grit, and motivation. When he is not advocating smarter work, he is traveling the world or journaling his achievements in the self-growth arena on his blog.

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