Dan Bilzerian is a name that is heard a lot these days, a man who is known for partying but is said to have recently got married and a picture attributed to his wedding has also been released. Dan Bilzerian earned his nickname, “The King of Instagram” from his 33 million followers on social media.
He is known for his lavish and controversial lifestyle and is often seen hanging out with celebrities such as Floyd Mayweather and DJ Steve Aoki. His Instagram page is filled with pictures of him and his friends flaunting their cash. Bilzerian also portrays his love for guns on his Instagram, where he publishes videos and photos of himself with guns.
On social media, he documents a lifestyle seemingly free of moral, financial or legal constraints. Dan is the man through whom millions of people see the image of their unattainable dreams. But Dan has already faced backlash for several of his Instagram posts, including a photo of a friend riding a hundred-year-old and endangered turtle.
Biography of Dan Bilzerian
Dan Brandon Bilzerian was born on December 7, 1980 in Tampa, Florida. He attended Tampa Preparatory School and then enrolled at the University of Florida majoring in business and criminology. Bilzerian has a brother named Adam. They are of Armenian descent through their father, Paul Bilzerian. Paul Bilzerian is an expert on corporate takeovers, that is, by starting an investment company, he buys a large number of shares of a company whose assets appear to be undervalued. Buying large shares of a company gives him significant voting rights that he can use to make changes in the company’s leadership and management. This increases the value of the stock and thus generates huge returns for him. He establishes trust funds for his sons.
Dan Bilzerian Net Worth
Dan Bilzerian lives in the Hollywood Hills, but also has homes in Los Angeles and San Diego that are reportedly worth $100 million. His net worth is estimated at 200 million dollars. Dan made his fortune from an investment fund and playing poker. It is alleged that Bilzerian made $50 million from gambling in 12 to 14 months. Since becoming a professional gambler, he has played high-stakes private games, often with billionaires.
Acting in Hollywood movies
In addition to gambling and managing his popular Instagram account, Dan has also acted in some movies. He appeared as Gerard Butler’s stuntman in the movie “Olympus Has Fallen”. He also played small roles in the films “The Other Woman”, “Lone Survivor” and “Equalizer”. The king of Instagram received a million dollars for appearing in front of the camera for 8 minutes and saying 80 words in the movie “Lone Survivor”. When his playing time was reduced in the final version of the film after editing, he sued the film’s producer, but eventually dropped the case; Because he claimed that he got his money in the end thanks to the success of the movie.
Being in the army
In 2000, Dan joined the Navy SEAL training program, a special training program for the United States Navy. However, after several attempts, he failed to graduate and was reportedly kicked out of the program due to safety violations at the shooting range. Although Dan is of American descent, he traveled to Armenia with his brother Adam and father Paul on August 28, 2018 to obtain Armenian citizenship and join the Armenian Armed Forces.