How much is Dylan O Brien worth? $7 million
How did Dylan O Brien earn his money and wealth?
Much acknowledged for his role as Stiles Stilinski in the MTV television series Teen Wolf and in Maze Runner that released in 2014, Dylan O Brien was born on the 26th of August in 1991 to former actress Lisa who also ran an acting school and camera operator Patrick O’Brien in New York City. Dylan O Brien spent 12 years of his childhood in Springfield Township of New Jersey until the family moved to Hermosa Beach in California. While studying in Mira Costa High School, Dylan O Brien began uploading original videos onto his YouTube channel. This introduced him to a local producer and director who went on to cast Dylan in a web series. Meanwhile Dylan produced, directed and starred in a number of comedic short films that he put up on his YouTube channel. He also played drums for rock band Slow Kids at Play. In order to pursue his acting dreams, Dylan O Brien dropped the idea of getting enrolled in a university.
After a series of auditions, in 2011, O Brien was approved to be cast in the role of Stiles Stilinski in MTV’s Teen Wolf, a series based on the movie of the same name that was released back in 1985. He went on to act in 83 episodes of Teen Wolf which ran until 2017. In the year 2011, Dylan O Brien was seen alongside Horatio Sanz in independent comedy film High Road, directed by Matt Walsh.
The very next year, O Brien appeared in Jon Kasdan’s romantic comedy The First Time opposite Britt Robertson. The film was premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and was subject to much appreciation. In 2013 he co-starred with Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson in the comedy film The Internship directed by Shawn Levy.
His lead role as Thomas in the 2014 American dystopian science fiction action thriller The Maze Runner directed by Wes Ball was a grand success as turned out to be the big screen career breakthrough for Dylan O Brien. The film grossed the box office at a $348.3 million against its $34 million budget. Following the movie Dylan was named by Yahoo! Movies as one of the 15 Breakout Stars to Watch for in 2014. The sequel of The Maze Runner was released in 2015 and named Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials. Both films topped the number one spot at the North American box-office during their opening weekend and went on to become the 4th highest grossing film series based on young adult books.
Other major works of Dylan O Brien include Deepwater Horizon and American Assassin.
What are the highest grossing movies of Dylan O Brien?
- The Maze Runner (2014) – $348.3 million
- Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) – $312.3 million
- The Internship (2013) – $93.5 million