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Why was Adam Hicks in Jail? Net Worth, Age.

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Adam Hicks is an American celebrity popularly recognized as Luther Waffles from Disney’s sitcom “Zeke and Luther.” Started acting at the tender age of 6; he, however, seems to have left the field after his arrest in 2018 for robbery.

However, Hicks continues to pursue his passion for music and has released multiple singles after 2022. His latest single, “Feeling’ Like This,” will be released on 31st March 2023.

Currently, as some of his fans still inquired about the reason for his imprisonment, we have once again compiled all the information about it, including some details on his career and net worth.

Who is Adam Hicks? Age and Bio

Hicks is 30 years old currently. He was born on 28th November 1992. His parents, Lucy Hicks (mother) and Ronald Hicks (father) raised him in Las Vegas along with his brother Tristan Hicks.

Adam was introduced to acting at just 6 years old when his mother took him to audition for a pop tart commercial audition in their hometown. Likewise, the star remembers getting his first career hit at just 8 years old when he was casted as Dave Titus for the sitcom, “Titus.”

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Similarly, he transitioned from being a child to an adult actor and gained experience by appearing in various movies and TV shows. Some of his most popular TV shows are “Zeke and Luther,” “Jonas,” “Pair of Kings,” “Texas Rising,” and “Freakish.” Similarly, his notable movies include “Down and Derby,” “The Boy Next Door,” “Windsor,” “Shifting Gears,” etc.

Nonetheless, he began his musical career in 2011 by releasing his single, “We Burnin’ up.” He appeared as a featured artist on “Determinate’s” musical album “Lemonade Mouth” that same year.

Likewise, he released “Chosen One” in October 2022, which is his first single after being out of jail. After that, he also released “Nothing to Lose” in January 2023.

Adam Hicks Was in Jail: Why was He Arrested?

Hicks was arrested on 25th January 2018 in Burbank, California. According to Daily Mail, he was found guilty of robbing 2 older women at gunpoint with his then-girlfriend Danni Tamburo. As Hicks was not mentally healthy, he also obtained mental health services in prison.

He was judged not guilty of two alleged robberies during the trial but guilty of one. So in 2021, he was demanded to remain imprisoned for 5 years while his girlfriend was given 3 years of probation.

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However, he was released on parole in March 2022 because the judge gave him credit for 1460 days stating he had already served a significant portion of his penalty before he was officially sentenced.

Though it was the first time he served in jail for a long time, it was not his first arrest. Adam was arrested 2 more times in 2017 for similar allegations.

Net Worth

Adam Hick’s net worth is reported to be $1.5 million. His massive wealth can be credited to his extensive career in the entertainment industry, which started early in his childhood.

While he has made a good living from his acting profession in the past, Adam now makes the most of his money from his music career.

He has already released three songs since his release from prison and has composed numerous more that he hopes to release shortly. And if he continues at this rate, it won’t take long before he tops the musical billboards.

Adam Hicks also makes money by generating personalized videos for followers on the Cameo website, for which he charges a fee. Nonetheless, it is evident that Hicks is getting back on track and regaining his track following his imprisonment.

Quick Facts

Name Adam Paul Nielson Hicks
Age 30 years
Date of Birth 28th November 1992
Parents Lucy Hicks and Ronald Hicks
Profession Actor and Rapper
Relationship Status Single
Ex-Girlfriend Danni Tamburo
Net Worth $1.5 million

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