Penn Badgley Bio, Height & Weight

  • Penn Badgley
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  • Net Worth: $ 8,000,000
  • Birthday: 1 Nov 1986
  • Age: 36
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor, Singer
  • Zodiac sign: Scorpio
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.9 ft
  • Weight: 175 lb
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Penn Dayton Badgley
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Penn Badgley
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Duff Badgley (Newspaper Reporter and Carpenter)
  • Mother: Lynne
  • Siblings: He has an older half-sister
  • Distinctive Features
    • Curly dark hair
    • Dark brown eyes
    • Deep voice
    • Gap in teeth

Who Is Penn Badgley?

Penn Badgley was born on 1st November 1986 in Baltimore, Maryland. He is an American actor and musician mostly known for his role as Dan Humphrey on The CW’s arrangement serial Gossip Girl and main role in the 2018 thriller series titled You.

He has appeared in other numerous movies and television series. Few of them are John Tucker Must Die (2006), The Stepfather (2009), Easy A (2010), Margin Call (2011), and Greetings from Tim Buckley (2012).

Top 10 Movies

    You (2018 - 2021) Joe Goldberg
    The Paper Store 2016
    The Paper Store (2016) Sigurd Rossdale
    Cymbeline 2014
    Cymbeline (2014) Posthumus
    Parts Per Billion 2014
    Parts Per Billion (2014) Erik
    Greetings from Tim Buckley
    Greetings from Tim Buckley (2012) Jeff Buckley
    The Stepfather 2009
    The Stepfather (2009) Michael Harding
    Gossip Girl 2007
    Gossip Girl (2007 - 2012) Dan Humphrey
    The Bedford Diaries 2006
    The Bedford Diaries (2006) Owen Gregory
    The Mountain 2004
    The Mountain (2004 - 2005) Sam Tunney
    Do Over 2002
    Do Over (2002 - 2003) Joel Larsen

Personal life


Photos of his dog. Instagram (2019 January 6).

  • Terrence


  • Terrence


Quotes and Sayings

  • "I don't believe in auditioning. I'm a bad auditioner. I don't like it." - Penn Badgley
  • "All are essentially equal in the eyes of God." - Penn Badgley
  • "I've always loved music. I listen to music the way a lot of actors watch movies." - Penn Badgley
  • "When it comes to the fame side of things. I don't think anybody, whether they're famous or not, could claim to understand that phenomenon or have any sort of power over it." - Penn Badgley
  • "You know, as an only child, you're kind of in a bubble, and there are all sorts of things about my childhood that I still can't really place." - Penn Badgley
  • "When you're making a show or a movie, there are a million people and things in your way. As an actor, you're like a glorified session musician or player. You really are." - Penn Badgley
  • "I'm quite monogamous. Thoroughly monogamous." - Penn Badgley
  • "A lot of actors like saying, 'Don't judge a character; you might fall in love with him!' Not me." - Penn Badgley
  • "To be proud of something is a really nice feeling." - Penn Badgley

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite Movie: Mean Girls (2004).
Favorite TV Show: Friends (1994-2004).
Favorite Food: He loves Mexican food and tequila!


  • penn badgley leg tattoo

    Penn Badgley has a feather tattoo on his right leg.

Fears and Phobias

  • fear
    being famous is like "dancing on the edge of a razor" the actor explains.

Facts and Trivia

  • In 2010, he joined forces with Brad Pitt to bring FIFA World Cup in 2018 or 2022 in USA.

  • He had his first kiss at the age of 11.

  • Megan Murphy is his cousin.

  • He plays guitar and bass.

  • His parents divorced when he was 12 years old.

  • In 2000, Penn Badgley’s 1st credited work was the voice-over for the computer games Mario Golf 64 and Mario Tennis 64.

  • He graduated High School at 13 years old.

Winning Awards

ELLE Style Awards - 2019
International Star in You (2018)
Manchester International Film Festival (MANIFF) - 2016
Outstanding Lead Actor in The Paper Store (2016)
Oxford International Film Festival, UK - 2016
Best Actor in The Paper Store (2016)
Film Independent Spirit Awards - 2012
Robert Altman Award in Margin Call (2011)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 8,000,000