Timothy Olyphant has been acting since he was a small child. He appeared in some high school plays, and then went on to study acting at the University of Southern California. After graduation, he went on to work for United Artists performing art films in Los Angeles. He also worked for Frank Capra on ‘Lucky One,’ as well as with Bette Midler on ‘The Man Who Played Go’ and with Howard Stern on ‘The Stern Show.’ Then he moved into television, where he appeared in ‘Million Dollar Baby’ and ‘The Odds Against Life,’ as well as ‘MacGyver’ and ‘Stargate’ among many others.
Timothy Olyphant’s net worth is most commonly found in the entertainment field, but he does have some real estate, too. Timothy Olyphant resides in a condominium on the ocean in the Thousand Steps complex in Miami. The complex has views of the ocean, the Downtown Miami skyline, Biscayne Bay, the Everglades and many other natural and man-made attractions.
Timothy Olyphant grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii and then in Los Angeles, California. While attending the University of Southern California, Timothy Olyphant developed an interest in acting, so he enrolled in drama school there. He earned a bachelor’s degree in drama at the University of Idaho, but dropped out after a year because it was not what he wanted to do. He considered returning to school to get a master’s degree but felt like something had happened to his heart. He instead pursued his acting career in Hawaii, traveling back and forth between the states several times.
Timothy Olyphant Personal Details
- Date Of Birth: 20 May 1968
- Birth Place: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
- Residence: Westwood, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
- Birth Name: Timothy David Olyphant
- Nickname: Olyphantastic
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Occupation: Actor, Producer
- Nationality: American
- Race/Ethnicity: White
- Religion: Non-religious
Timothy Olyphant Body Statistics
- Weight in Pounds: 170 lbs
- Weight in Kilogram: 77 kg
- Height in Feet: 6′ 0″
- Height in Meters: 1.83 m
- Shoe Size: 11 (US)
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
Timothy Olyphant Family Details
- Father: John Vernon Bevan Olyphant
- Mother: Katherine Olyphant
- Spouse: Alexis Knief (m. 1991)
- Children: Grace Olyphant (Daughter), Vivian Olyphant (Daughter), Henry Olyphant (Son)
- Siblings: Matt Olyphant (Younger Brother), Andy Olyphant (Older Brother)
Timothy Olyphant Education
- Graduated from Fred C. Beyer High School, Modesto, California in 1986.
- Attended the University of Southern California, where he studied fine art and theater.
Timothy Olyphant Facts
- He was born in Hawaii and raised in Modesto, California.
- He began competitively swimming at the age of 6 and was ranked in many championships.
- He was a U.S. National Finalist in swimming while attending the University of Southern California.
When Timothy Olyphant attended the opening night of the Honolulu International Film Festival, he was overwhelmed by the number of people who recognized him. Because of his good looks and the way he carries himself, people assume that Timothy Olyphant has been to film school and has come a long way since he graduated. As a matter of fact, Timothy Olyphant Net Worth, who is British, was actually in the emergency room one time when his mother called the police because she thought her diabetic son was having a heart attack.
Timothy Olyphant’s TV appearance was very brief, but it did help raise his profile and he soon became a popular name on TV. After several years on the air, Oly Elephant was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. When he accepted the award, he was overcome with emotion and tears of joy as he thought he had finally achieved the type of recognition that had been missing from his childhood. Although he had achieved some success in movies, his biggest break would be in the musical world. Tim Burton, who was producing a movie about a talking dog, cast Timothy Olyphant in the part of Fido. The film became a huge hit and was one of the year’s highest grossing films.
Timothy Olyphant’s career is not over as many people believe. He has continued to receive positive comments about his appearance, including being nominated again for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. He also has made several guest appearances on other famous television shows such as Star Trek: The Next Generations and The X-Files. On the small screen, he has decided to concentrate on producing and directing rather than acting. Although his net worth would place him near the top of the entertainment business, it does not compare to the multi-million dollar contracts that some actors achieve.