Christoph Waltz Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth


Christoph Waltz was born on 4 October 1956, in Vienna, Austria. He is an Austrian actor and director. Similarly, he is best known for his performances in films such as Inglourious Basterds (2009) and Django Unchained (2012), for which he has won Academy Award in both.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 64 years old as of 2020. He stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 66 Kg. Additionally, he has green eyes and dark brown hair.

Relationship Status?

The actor was previously in a 17-year long marital affair with a dance therapist Jacqueline (née Rauch). They had also welcomed three children together. After he separated from Jacqueline, he married German costume designer Judith Holste and they have been together since then. Furthermore, they have a daughter together.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Johannes Waltz whereas his mother’s name is Elisabeth Urbancic. His father was a German set designer and his mother was an Austrian costume designer.


Talking about his education, he graduated from Vienna’s Theresianum. He then studied acting at the renowned Max Reinhardt Seminar and also enrolled at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna.


Christoph Waltz first started his career as an actor in the late 1970s appearing in German TV series and made his film debut in German adventure film Fire and Sword in 1982. Similarly, he appeared in numerous TV series and films in the 1980s and 1990s but his performance as SS-Standartenführer Hans Landa in Quentin Tarantino’s 2009 film Inglourious Basterds gained him wide recognition. His performance got critical acclaim and he won many accolades including the Academy Awards. His role as German bounty hunter Dr. King Schultz in Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained (2012) also earned him critical acclaim and various awards including an Oscar again.

Christoph Waltz
Christoph Waltz

Likewise, he has starred in other films such as The Green Hornet (2011), The Three Musketeers (2011), Epic (2013), Muppets Most Wanted (2014), Horrible Bosses 2 (2014), Spectre (2015), The Legend of Tarzan (2016), Downsizing (2017) and Rifkin’s Festival (2020).

Social Media

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Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Christoph Waltz.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Christoph Waltz? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2020? Christoph Waltz has accumulated a handsome amount of net worth of $ 30 million, which he has earned from his successful acting singing career.


  • Full Name: Christoph Waltz
  • Profession: Actor and Director
  • Age: 64
  • Date of Birth: 4 October 1956
  • Birth Place: Vienna, Austria
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Weight: 66 KG
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Bust Size: N/A
  • Waist Size: N/A
  • Hips Size: N/A
  • Shoe Size: N/A
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • School: Theresianum
  • College/University: the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
  • Father: Johannes Waltz
  • Mother: Elisabeth Urbancic
  • Sibling: N/A
  • Net Worth 2020: $ 30 million
  • Source of Income: Acting and Director