A Korean American actor Steven Yeun is best known for his role as Glenn Rhee on the horror drama TV series The Walking Dead. He has also appeared in several films and has done video games. Various sources of income and main salary increased his financial well-being a lot. Yen’s current net worth is approximately amazing 1.5 million dollars as of 2021.
How Did Steven Yeun Get So Rich?
Steven was born December 21th, 1983, in Seoul, South Korea, and raised in Michigan in a Christian family. He studied at Kalamazoo College and received a B.A. degree in psychology with neuroscience becoming his main focus. His interest in acting started after he watched the college’s improv group named Monkapult, which he joined after some time of struggle.
In 2005, he moved to chicago to pursue his improv and acting career instead of enrolling in law school or medical school as it was planned before. Steven joined a sketch comedy group Stir Friday Night shortly after his graduation. In 2009, he joined The Second City, an improvisational comedy enterprise.
Yeun is known mostly for his appearance on The Walking Dead as a main character, Glenn Rhee, who is trying to survive in a apocalyptic world with flesh-eating zombies with his friends. The TV series is one of the highest rated series in cable television history. Beside his acting career, Steven has also an income as the investor of his brother’s Korean-Mediterranean fusion restaurant named The Bun Shop.