There might be a tiny number of people who haven’t watched Gilmore Girls. If you have watched it, you know Yanic Truesdale from the series where he portrayed the character of Michel Gerard. He also has acted in a host of other projects like See Jane Date and All About Me.

All thanks to his acting career, Yanic boasts a huge net worth. Read the article below to find out his net worth and other information about Yanic Truesdale.

Who is Yanic Truesdale?

Yanic Truesdale was born as Xavier Samuel on the 17th of March 1970 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He stumbled into acting during his early age as he auditioned for acting school at the age of 17 and surprisingly got in.

Truesdale studied at the National Theatre School of Canada before he began his television acting career. He got his first acting role in the 1986 series He Shoots He Scores. In the following years, Truesdale played the roles of Joseph Brousseau on the television film Lance et Compte: All for One (1991), Michel in Prince Lazure(1992), and Philippe Tessier in Major and Vaccinated (1995).

Yanic Truesdale has dual citizenship.
Yanic Truesdale is a Canadian actor.
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Yanic left Canada for the United States to further learn acting at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute, in New York. After completing his acting studies, he moved to Los Angeles, California. After the move, he landed a lead role on the TV series Gilmore Girls. Similarly, Yanic also landed parts in the movies See Jane Date and All About Me.

Yanic was also nominated for a Gemini Award for his performance in the Quebecois sitcom Roommates. Talking about recent years, Yanic has appeared in a few projects such as Bad Karma, Mohawk Girls, The Theory of K.O., Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, etc.

Yanic Truesdale’s Personal Life: Does He Have a Girlfriend?

There is a huge possibility that Yanic Truesdale might be a single guy for now. The Canadian actor has done his ability’s best to keep his dating life out of the media.

Yanic’s silence on this matter points to a fact that he might be focused more on his career rather than his dating life. Or possibly, he has a partner we do not know about. Either way, only time will tell what is true about Yanic.

Is Yanic Truesdale Gay?

Following his silence on the matter of his dating life, there have been speculations rising about Yanic being gay. After the portrayal of Yanic’s character of Michel Gerard as gay on the recent sequel Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016), speculations have arisen that point to the direction that Yanic Truesdale might be gay.

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Truesdale, however, hasn’t addressed these speculations yet, and we will have to wait for the actor himself to announce something on this front.

Yanic Truesdale’s Net Worth: How Much Does He Earn?

Yanic Truesdale, as of 2019, has an estimated net worth of a huge $4 million. He earns this money out of his acting jobs.

Yanic Truesdalehas a huge net worth.
Yanic Truesdale as Michel Gerard.
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The cast of Gilmore Girls earned $50,000 for each episode. We can assume that Yanic also earned a similar amount throughout the first 4 seasons totaling to around $7.7 million from 154 episodes.

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For the sequel, Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, Lauren Graham, and Alexis Bledel earned a massive $750,000 per episode. While we cannot say that Yanic earned a similar amount, what we can say is that Yanic’s paycheck amount is not very far from Lauren and Alexis.

Yanic Truesdale: Body Measurements

Yanic Truesdale has black hair and dark brown eyes. He has a height of 6 feet (1.83 m) and weighs about 74 kgs.

Quick Facts of Yanic Truesdale

Where and when was Yanic Truesdale born?

March 17, 1970, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

What nationality does Yanic Truesdale belong to?

Canadian and American

What is Yanic Truesdale’s ethnicity?


What is Yanic Truesdale’s eye color?

Dark Brown

Which color of hair does Yanic Truesdale have?


How tall is Yanic Truesdale?

6 feet (1.83 m)

How old is Yanic Truesdale?

49 years old