Lauren German Full Biography, Age, Career, and Net worth in 2022

Quick Facts about Lauren German

Lauren German Biography, Age, Career, and Net worth
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Birth Name

Lauren Christine German

Date of Birth

29th November, 1978

Place of Birth

Huntington Beach, California


42 Years




Los Alamitos High School

The School of Theater at the Orange County High School of the Arts

University of Southern California



Marital Status



Ashton Holmes


5.7 Ft



Hair Color


Eye Color

Light brown

Net Worth

$ 4 Million

Who is Lauren German?

Lauren German is an American actress best known for her role in the romantic drama film, “A Walk to Remember”. German has also made an appearance in the horror films, “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” and “Hostel: Part II”.

In the CBS police drama, “Hawaii Five-0” the actress played the role, DHS agent Lori Weston before starred as Leslie Shay in the NBC drama “Chicago Fire”. In the blockbuster American fantasy comedy-drama, “Lucifer”, German starred as detective Chloe Decker. Her other film credits include “Do You”, “Spin”, “What We Don’t Do is Secret”, “Made for Each Other”, and “The Divide” among many others.

What Kind of an Early Life had Lauren German?

Lauren Christine German is simply known as Lauren German was born on the 29th of November, 1978 in Huntington Beach, California.

She was born to a vascular surgeon father whereas her mother allegedly said to have left the family when she was a child. Since she was a little girl, Lauren had a great passion for acting and she grew up with the same spirit which she later would put into practice.

Lauren German Biography, Age, Career, and Net worth
Lauren German Biography, Age, Career, and Net worth

As for education, German attended Los Alamitos High School and later The School of Theater at the Orange County High School of the Arts. Upon graduation from high school, the soon-to-be actress joined the University of Southern California where she pursued anthropology. German graduated from the University of South California in 1995. 

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What Professional Statistics Define Lauren German’s Career Walk?

Lauren German’s stage appearances were in “Peter Pan and Oliver”. Her breakout role however came in 2000 when she played the role of a love-struck woman in the blockbuster romantic comedy movie, “Down to You”.

German followed up her debut movie with an appearance in the film, “Midsummer Night’s Rave”. In 2002, the actress made yet another milestone when she appeared on the Maxim Magazine after she was ranked number 47 in Maxim‘s “Hot 100 of 2002” list.

The same year, 2002, German, together with Mandy Moore and Shane West co-starred in the dramatic drama, “A Walk to Remember” where she played the role of Belinda.

Her next big-screen appearances were in the horror film, “Dead Above Ground”, and the television movie “The Lone Ranger”. Although she auditioned to star in the 1974 horror film “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre”, she never got the opportunity to play the role but instead, she played the role of The Hitchhiker.

Lauren German Biography, Age, Career, and Net worth
Lauren German Biography, Age, Career, and Net worth

Her other big-screen credits include the 2005’s crime drama “Born Killers”, “RX” (2005), the romantic comedy “Standing Still” (2005), the 2007’s drama “It is Fine! Everything is Fine”, and the musical drama “What We Do Is Secret”.  

German’s name then rose to the peak of Hollywood after she starred in the blockbuster horror film, “Hostel: Part II”, and the French apocalypse thriller “The Divide”. The actress also starred as DHS agent Lori Weston in the second season of the CBS police drama “Hawaii Five-0” (2011-2012). She then starred in the NBC drama “Chicago Fire” under the role of Leslie Shay. In 2016, German began appearing in the Fox fantasy comedy-drama “Lucifer”, as Detective Chloe Decker.

Who has she had Affairs with?

Lauren German prefers to keep her personal life private. It is for that reason that most of her relationship information is scanty. Even though she is currently single, previously the actress was involved in a romantic relationship with basketball player, Barry Zito.

Upon parting ways with Zito, German fell into yet another romantic relationship with actor Ashton Holmes in 2009. Their relationship was short-lived since the duo separated one year later, in 2010 with the reason behind their breakup still being a mystery to date. Ever since Lauren German has never been romantically linked with any other person.

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What Physical Body Statistics Describe her?

Lauren German is slim-bodied and has an hourglass body shape. The actress has an impressive height of 5.7 feet, which is, 1.7 m. She decently weighs 54 Kg or 119 lbs. Her body measurements are 35-25-36 inches. She has a blonde hair color and lights brown eye color.

What Net Worth does Lauren German Have?

  • As of 2021, Lauren German’s net worth is estimated to be $ 4 million.
  • Her main source of income is her acting career whereby she is alleged to pocket a gross salary of $ 50, 235.
  • Most of her films have been a big success at the box office. For instance, the movies, “A Walk to Remember”, “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre”, and “Hostel: Part II” collected revenue of $ 47.5 million, $ 107.1 million, and $ 35.6 million at the box office.
  • She also adds up to the dollar in her bank through product endorsements and advertisements.

 What are the Interesting Facts about Lauren German?

  1. Had she not have found success in acting, she would have turned into an anthropologist.
  2. During a shoot of the series Chicago Fire, Lauren’s role name was imprinted on the entryway of the emergency ambulance that she rode, as a commemoration of her role’s death.
  3. She declared herself incredibly clumsy.

 What Controversies Sound Her?

Following the numerous lesbian roles she has played in different film scenes, people have raised questions about her sexual orientation with many saying that she is a lesbian in real life.

What Achievements has had she?

In 2015, Lauren German got nominated for the People’s Choice Awards under the category, ‘Favorite TV Character We Miss Most for the film, “Chicago Fire”.

What Social Media Following does Lauren German Command?

Laurent German has a massive social media following. Her Instagram account flocks with 2.4 million followers whereas her Twitter account has attracted about 390K followers. She has a Facebook following of about 90K.