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Cole Hauser is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in films like Higher Learning, School Ties, Dazed and Confused, Good Will Hunting, Pitch Black, Tigerland, Hart’s War, Tears of the Sun, The Family that Preys, 2 Fast 2 Furious, The Cave, The Break-Up, A Good Day to Die Hard, Olympus Has Fallen, and Transcendence.
Hauser was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Support ing Male for his performance in Tigerland. He starred as Officer Randy Willitz in the police crime drama series High Incident and Ethan Kelly in the police drama Rogue. He currently stars as Rip Wheeler on the Paramount Network western drama series Yellowstone.
Cole Kenneth Hauser was born on March 22, 1975 (age 47 years) in Santa Barbara, California, United States. He is the son of Cass Warner, who founded the film production company Warner Sisters, and actor Wings Hauser.
Hauser’s paternal grandfather was Academy Award-winning screenwriter Dwight Hauser. One of Cole’s maternal great-grandfathers was film mogul Harry Warner, a founding partner of Warner Bros., and his maternal grandfather was Milton Sperling, a Hollywood screenwriter and independent film producer.
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His maternal grandmother, Betty Mae Warner, a painter, sculptor, political activist and gallery owner, was married to Stanley Sheinbaum, a noted political activist, economist, philanthropist, and a former Los Angeles Police Department commissioner. Hauser is of Irish and German descent on his father’s side and Jewish on his mother’s.
Hauser’s parents divorced in 1977 when he was two years old. According to him, at roughly fifteen, he first met his father after the relocation-induced years of separation. His father took him in for a year and taught him about auditioning. Prior to that, his mother had moved Hauser and his half-brother and sisters from Santa Barbara to Oregon to Florida and then back to Santa Barbara within a 12-year-span.
He participated heavily in sports, but half-heartedly pursued school at the time. He was admitted to the short-listed circle of talent at a talent summer camp in New England, then won the leading role of the stage play named Dark of the Moon, which earned him standing ovations for his performance. At 16 years old he decided to leave high school to try to break into acting.
Cole Hauser made his film debut in School Ties (1992), which starred many young and up-and-coming actors such as Brendan Fraser, Matt Damon, Chris O’Donnell and Ben Affleck. A role in Richard Linklater’s Dazed and Confused also starring Affleck came along subsequently.
Hauser played the role of the leader of the campus neo-Nazi skinheads in the John Singleton film Higher Learning in 1995. Hauser would later re-team with Affleck and Damon when they appeared together in Good Will Hunting (1997). In 2000 he played William J. Johns in Pitch Black and voiced the character in the prequel video game.
He played a racist American prisoner-of-war in Hart’s War with Bruce Willis and Colin Farrell in 2005. Then in 2003, he played a Navy SEAL in Tears of the Sun alongside Bruce Willis. He also appeared as a mob boss in 2 Fast 2 Furious. He has since had several leading roles in Hollywood films, including the Mel Gibson-produced Paparazzi and The Cave.
In 2007, Cole Hauser starred with Anthony Anderson in the FOX series K-Ville. The show was canceled after ten episodes. That same year, Hauser starred in The Stone Angel adapted from a novel by Margaret Laurence. The film played in various festival circles and had a limited release in Canadian theaters in May 2008.
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During that same year, Cole Hauser filmed other indie productions such as Like Dandelion Dust from a novel by Karen Kingsbury, Tyler Perry’s The Family That Preys and the CBS television pilot The Tower.
He later played CIA Agent Mike Collins in A Good Day to Die Hard, Secret Service Special Agent Roma in Olympus Has Fallen, and Colonel Stevens in Transcendence. He starred as Ethan Kelly on the police drama series Rogue and currently stars as Rip Wheeler on the Paramount Network Western drama series Yellowstone.
Cole Hauser is married to Cynthia Daniel, they had their wedding in 2006. His wife is a former actress and photographer, who played Elizabeth Wakefield in the TV series adaptation of Francine Pascal’s hit novel series Sweet Valley High alongside her twin sister Brittany Daniel. Hauser and his wife Daniel have three children: son Ryland Hauser (2004); son Colt Hauser (2008); and daughter Steely Rose Hauser (2012).
Cole Hauser net worth
How much is Cole Hauser worth? Cole Hauser net worth is estimated at around $10 million. His main source of income is from his career as an actor. Hauser successful career has earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy cars. He is one of the richest and influential actors in the United States.