American venture capitalist and professional poker player, Dan Bilzerian has an estimated net worth of $100 million. This high-stakes poker player made his fortune through venture capital and poker gaming. As a professional poker player he finished in 180th place and won $36,626 in the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event. Bilzerian won the race won a 2011, $385,000 car racing bet against race car enthusiast Tom Goldstein. Dubbed “Instagram King” and “Instagram’s Playboy King,” Bilzerian is best known on the social media for his lavish lifestyle. He has been compared to Australian tobacco tycoon Travers Beynon.
Born in Tampa Bay, Florida, Bilzerian was in the Navy in 1999 where he received SEAL training. Unfortunately two days to the end of his Training, he was pushed back to the beginning for a safety violation and a later disagreement with one of the administrators, he was discharge from the program a few weeks before graduation.
Dan Bilzerian interest in acting has led to appearances in the 2013 film Olympus Has Fallen, and has acting roles in the 2014 films The Other Woman and The Equalizer. He also invested in the 2013 film Lone Survivor, in which he played Senior Chief Special Operator (SOCS) Daniel Healy. His father Paul Bilzerian, is a Wall Street banker and his mother Terri Steffen.