• Canadian actor Dylan Playfair is best known for his roles in TV comedies “Some Assembly Required” and “Letterkenny”.
• He is the son of former NHL player Jim Playfair and entrepreneur Roxanne Playfair and has two siblings.
• He has won the Leo Award for Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Television Movie and has appeared in more than 25 films and TV shows.
• He is engaged to actress Jen Araki, who is originally from Kelowna, British Columbia.
• He has a net worth of around $500,000 and is active on social media, with over 350,000 followers on Instagram.
Who is Dylan Playfair?
Dylan Playfair is a Canadian actor, who came to prominence after appearing as Knox in the TV comedy series “Some Assembly Required” (2014-2016), and as Reilly in another TV comedy series – “Letterkenny” (2016-2019) – in addition to many other roles he has secured so far in his short but successful career.
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Dylan Playfair Bio: Age, Childhood, and Education
Dylan Playfair was born on the 19th June 1992, in Fort St. James, British Columbia, Canada; he is the son of Jim Playfair, a former National Hockey League player and now coach, and his wife Roxanne, who is an entrepreneur. Dylan has two siblings, Jackson and Austyn, who have become ice hockey players in the Western Hockey League. Dylan himself played hockey in junior leagues, but as he got older, he opted out for an acting career.
He eventually enrolled at Vancouver Acting School, and then moved to Los Angeles, where he attended acting classes under various coaches.
Dylan’s career started in the early 2010s when he was selected for the part of Trevor Thompson in the horror film “Grave Encounters 2” (2012), and continued with roles in the television films “Profile for Murder” (2013), and in the same year “Mr. Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story”, for which he won the Leo Award in the category for Best Supporting Performance by a Male in a Television Movie.
Later in 2013 Dylan also featured in the sport-drama film “If I Had Wings”, starring Richard Harmon, Jaren Brandt Bartlett and Craig Bierko.
Rise to Stardom
In 2014, Dylan secured the role of Knox in the award-winning TV comedy series “Some Assembly Required”, also starring Kolton Stewart, Harrison Houde, and Sydney Scotia, appearing in 56 episodes of the show through 2016, which made him quite popular.
After the end of the series, Dylan continued very successfully, first with a role in the horror sci-fi drama film “It Stains the Sands Red”, and then with his most prominent role to date, as Reilly in the TV comedy series “Letterkenny” (2016-2019). To speak further of his success, Dylan has played Gil in the action-adventure film franchise “Descendants”, having appeared in the second installment “Descendants 2” (2017), and its third part “Descendants 3” (2019).
Dylan was Kyle in the TV sci-fi mystery drama series “Travelers” and is now working on several projects, including the films “The Color Rose”, “Summerland”, and “Odd Man Rush” all of which are in post-production, but are yet to receive a release date.
Dylan Playfair Net Worth, Height, Weight, and Appearance
Dylan has made a name for himself by starring in TV comedy series, among other genres, and so far has appeared in more than 25 films and TV series, all contributing to his wealth.
So, do you know how rich Dylan Playfair is, as of mid- 2019? Sources have estimated that as of early 2020, Dylan’s wealth is as high as $500,000, while his annual income is a minimum of $50,000. Some of his assets include a multimillion-dollar valued mansion with seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms, while he also owns a Jeep valued at $125,000, and two other luxury cars that apparently worth around $1 million.
Dylan Playfair stands at 5ft 10ins (1.78m), tall, while he weighs around 176lbs or 80kgs, and has naturally blonde hair and green eyes.
Dylan Playfair Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend, Marriage
Dylan is an open book when it comes to his personal affairs. He isn’t married but is already taken, being engaged to Jen Araki, an actress herself, who is best known as Helena Troy in the film “Red Butterfly” (2014). The two started their romance in 2017, and on the 22nd September 2018 Dylan proposed to his girlfriend. They still haven’t shared the wedding date with the public. Jen is also from British Columbia, but from the city of Kelowna.
She started her career as a model, but has since transitioned to acting, making her acting debut in 2006 as Mary Ann Beth Bethanie in the TV series “Wonder Showzen”.
Dylan is very active on social media, especially Instagram, on which he has more than 350,000 followers. He has used his social media popularity to promote his career, sharing his newest endeavors with his fans, but also has some pictures with his fiancé, Jen.