Anwar Zayden Biography, Career, Family, Net worth, Is He Dead?

Anwar Zayden

Who is Anwar Zayden?

Anwar Zayden was a renowned American movie actor, entrepreneur, and bull rider who was also known for being ‘Miami’s Most Legendary Playboy.’

In this post, I will share with Anwar Zayden biography, career, family, whether or not he is dead, and some other things you probably didn’t know about him. To start, let’s take a look at his profile.

NameAnwar Zayden
Date of birth8 October 1961
Place of BirthSouth Beach, Florida, USA
Net worth$20 million

Anwar Zayden Biography

The renowned American movie actor and entrepreneur, Anwar Zayden was born on October 8th, 1961 to Lebanese parents (who were Lebanese immigrants living in Cuba) in South Beach, Florida, United States.

Altogether, Anwar grew up with his five siblings, four brothers, and a sister. His father, Alfredo was a businessman and so did the import and export business while his mother, Graciella was the daughter of a well-known construction magnate, at the time.

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Anwar Zayden

Zayden had his early childhood in Madrid and Barcelona before eventually moving to Miami from Spain with his parents and siblings at age 18.

Anwar Zayden Career

Zayden started his career as a bull rider before he started off his own business, ”Art Express.” While he did compete as a bull rider, Anwar earned cash prizes and also gained knowledge, part of which he used in starting up his own business.

Due to his outspokenness, Zayden was chosen by the Organizers of the popular TV series ”Miami Vice” to play the recurring role of ‘drug dealer.’ In fact, he has appeared in the 3rd season of the series titled “El Viejo.” Moreover, he was given a name as ‘Miami’s Most Legendary Playboy.’

Is Anwar Zayden Dead?

Unfortunately, the renowned movie actor and entrepreneur, Anwar is dead. He passed away on May 19th, 2020. At the time, sources claimed he had broken his leg and so died, most likely, because of a fatal blood clot in his body system.

Anwar Zayden Family

Zayden had four brothers and a sister with whom he grew up. His father, Alfredo was a businessman whose store was burned by militants in 1958 while his mother, Graciella was the daughter of a well-known construction magnate, at the time.

Anwar Zayden’s father, Alfredo, his mother, Graciella, himself, and his other siblings have lived in places like Puerto Rico, Spain, Venezuela, and Lebanon. This, understandably, was because of the nature of his father’s assignments while he worked for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) after they moved to the United States.

Anwar didn’t raise a family of his own, but he welcomed his employees as his family.

Anwar Zayden Net worth

Altogether, Anwar Zayden’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million. He earned his net worth from his acting and entrepreneurial career and also from competing as a bull rider in rodeos. Notably, a property he bought for $338,000 in 1990 swelled to $1.2 million in value.

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