Lars Ulrich
Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich is a renowned Danish drummer playing for one of the popular American heavy metal band Metallica. Ulrich started playing the drums after moving to Los Angeles. Ulrich, together with James Hetfield, a vocalist, and guitarist, confounded the Metallic band.

Quick Biography

Ulrich was born on the 26th of December 1963 in Gentofte Municipality, Denmark. He was born to his parents Lone (nee Sylvester-Hvid) and Torben Ulrich. His father was a professional tennis player, as well as his grandfather.

Being fashioned to follow his family’s tradition, Playing Tennis, Ulrich failed to join the tennis team in his high school that he opted for music. After his father took him to a tennis music concert, he liked music. At first, he liked rock and roll but later exhibited a love for heavy metal. Ulrich was gifted by his grandmother, his first drum set at just the age of 12.

When Lars met James Hetfield in Downey, California, the current lead singer, they formed the Metallica band in 1981. Lars was majorly known for pioneering the fast thrash drum beats that featured in many of their songs.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Lars Ulrich R
Age: 56 years old
Birth Date: ‎26 December 1963
Birth Place: Gentofte Municipality, Denmark
Nationality: Danish
Religion: N/A
Parents: Lone (nee Sylvester-Hvid) and Torben Ulrich
Spouse: Jessica Miller (m. 2015), Skylar Satenstein (m. 1997–2004), Debbie Jones (m. 1988–1990)
Children: Bryce Thadeus Ulrich-Nielsen, Layne Ulrich, Myles Ulrich
Height: 1.66 m
Weight: 61 kg
Profession: Musician, songwriter, actor, and record producer, drummer
Net Worth in 2020: $320 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

At the age of 56 years old, Ulrich has a standing of around 1.66 m as well as a weight of 61 kg. Lars features a black hair color but with a bald from the front side. On the other hand, he features light grey eyes.

Education, School/College University

Lars attended the Corona Del Mar High/Middle School.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Ulrich was born in Gentofte Municipality, Denmark, to his to parents Lone (nee Sylvester-Hvid) and Torben Ulrich. His father was a professional tennis player, as well as his grandfather.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Lars Ulrich With Wife Jessica Miller
Lars Ulrich With Wife Jessica Miller

Ulrich has married three times in his life. In 1988 he married Debbie Jones, a British woman he had met during his tours. It was just in two years that they divorced when Ulrich could not find time to be with her.

Ulrich’s second marriage was in 1997 with Skylar Satenstein, a physician. Together they had two sons Bryce Thaddeus Ulrich-Nielsen, Layne Ulrich. However, this marriage, too, did not last with a divorce in 2004. Later, Lars married Connie Nielsen, a Danish actress in 2004. Just like the other two marriages, the couple divorced in 2012. Together they had a son, Myles Ulrich.

Currently, Lars lives with his wife Jessica Miller, a fashion model since marriage in 2015. We hope that this marriage holds the test of times, unlike the previous ones.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 2015
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Lars Ulrich Gay? No
wife/Spouse? (name): Jessica Miller
Kids: Bryce Thadeus Ulrich-Nielsen, Myles Ulrich, Layne Ulrich

Professional Life and Career

Lars started by playing tennis in his youth. After moving to Los Angeles at age 16 to train professionally, it was there he began playing the drums. Whether by mistake or divine intervention, Lars’s father inviting Lars to the Deep purple concert was the ultimate change of lars destiny. While his father had gotten five tickets for the concert, one of his friends failed to come, so he decided to take his son Lars. Lars got inspiration into music from the rock band ‘Deep Purple.’

When Lars met James Hetfield in Downey, California, the current lead singer, they formed the Metallica band in 1981. Lars was majorly known for pioneering the fast thrash drum beats that featured in many of their songs.

Their hit albums like “Kill ‘Em All,” “Ride The Lightning,” “Load,” “Reload” in which lars was the drummer sent their fans into a frenzy of support as well as following. With the popularity of the band as well as his drum techniques, Lars has become highly influential across the world.

The HBO original film Hemingway & Gellhorn released on 28th may 2012 formed Lars’ debut into acting apart from his love for music. Later, Ulrich was the main person in the documentary film “Mission to Lars.”

Awards & Nominations

Lars, together with the other members of the band, has received various accolades as nominations and awards from all over for their phenomenal work. As such, Lars, as well as other band members, have received induction in the “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.” This makes Lars as the first Dane to receive such an honor.

Lars Ulrich Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

Lars Ulrich Net Worth
Lars Ulrich Net Worth

Lars’ superb and mad drum skills have put him among the top drummers in the world. He has been able to gunner a net worth of around $320 million as of May 2020.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

As is the case with groups, there lacks no scandals or controversies like that pf Ulrich the bass be brought down so that he can shine in their album “… And Justice For All ” Ulrich was also the face of the band during the Napster controversy.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Lars Ulrich Facebook page has around 71k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 111.8k followers. On Lars Ulrich Instagram account, he has around 987k followers while on YouTube, Lars Ulrich has around 2.3k subscribers.

A multitalented individual is an absolute term that can be used to describe Lars Ulrich. His life is the perfect example of how a single moment can transform your life. Seizing every opportunity in your way is key to your success. It took Lars a single concert to love music and decide to venture into music, which is his source of livelihood.

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