Iko Uwais is an Indonesian actor, fight choreographer, martial artist, and stuntman. He has acted for more than ten movies and got fame in the country. Uwais is mostly known for his role as Yuda in Merantau and Rama in The Raid that was released in 2009 and 2011 respectively. For his amazing performance, he received several awards.
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Iko Uwais’s Net Worth
According to the statistics of 2021, the estimated net worth of Iko Uwais is 4.5 million USD.
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Early & Personal Life
Iko Uwais was born on February 12, 1983, in Jakarta, Indonesia. His birth name was Uwais Qorny. His father’s name is Mustapha Kamaluddin and mother’s name is Maisyaroh Kamaluddin. His grandfather was a materials artist and founded a silat school. Uwais has studied at that school since he was ten years old.
In 2012, he married Audy Item at the age of 29. The marriage was held at the Hotel Gran Mahakam in Jakarta. They welcomed two daughters named Atreya Syahla Putri Uwais and Aneska Layla Putri Uwais.
After completing his studies, he joined a job but did not stay there till the end. He later joined an Indonesian telecom company and worked there as an operational driver. Then some new ideas came to his mind, which caused him to resign from the job. From then on, his acting career started.
His acting career started with the movie Merantau where he starred as a young Minang. In that film, he learnt a lot of practical lessons from Master Edwel Datuk Rajo Gampo Alam. The film was released in 2009. The movie was well-received after its release. It was featured in several places including Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival in South Korea and Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas. The movie has received very good reviews everywhere. In 2010, it won the Best Film award at ActionFest 2010.
In 2011, he started a film called The Raid. It was an Indonesian action-thriller movie, directed and edited by Gareth Evans. The movie has been liked by the audience of all classes due to which they have identified the movie as one of the best martial arts movies.
Later he continued to participate in one movie after another. Some of these movies were very popular, and the viewers gave them very good reviews. Due to which his name was spreading very fast, and he can present himself as one of the most popular actors in Indonesia.
He has received one award and several nominations for his outstanding skills and performance. However, he did not act on many movies, high quality and gained popularity among the viewers, which has made him profitable at his box office.
He is currently contracted and starring in two or three more films. Hopefully, those will be released very soon, and we will be able to enjoy it. In addition to movies, he has participated in Netflix series. This web television series started in 2019 and has been starting now.
|Full Name||Uwais Qorny|
|Birth Place||Jakarta, Indonesia|
|Education||Iko Uwais started taking training in Pencak Silat, which is an Indonesian martial arts style, at the age of 5 at the Tiga Berantai Silat School in Jakarta. His uncle was the master of the school.|
|Profession||Actor, Stuntman, Fight Choreographer and Martial Artist|
|Manager||Iko Uwais is represented by Beverly Hills-based Management 360.|
|Family||Father – Mustapha Kamaluddin|
Mother – Maisyaroh Kamluddin
Siblings – Unknown
Others – H. Achmad Bunawar (Grandfather) (Master of silat, Founder of a silat school)
|Age||37 years old|
|Date of Birth||February 12, 1983|
|Height||5 feet 6¼ inches (1.68 m)|
|Weight||65 kg (143 lbs)|
|Distinctive Features||Short Stature|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Religion||He hasn’t spoken about his religious views publicly.|
As an actor, Iko Uwais acted in many movies and got fame. Most of the income of Iko comes from movies and TV shows. If you want to know the total net worth, this section is only for you.