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(Actor, Producer)

Timothy Olyphant is an actor, producer who appeared in the horror movie, Scream 2. Timothy is married and the father of three.

Relationship Facts of Timothy Olyphant

Timothy Olyphant is married to Alexis Knief {Compare Couple}.
He is father of Three(Grace, Henry, and Vivian).
Timothy Olyphant is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Timothy Olyphant?

Timothy Olyphant is married. He has been married to his wife Alexis Knief since 1991.

The couple has been living together since then, They have welcomed three children: Grace Katherine in 1999, Henry in 2001, and Vivian in 2003.

The family is currently living together and there is no sign of divorce between the couple.

Relationship Timeline

Who is Timothy Olyphant married to?

Timothy Olyphant is married to his long-time partner, Alexis Knief. 

When did they get married?

The long time couple exchanged vows in 1991, as per Married Biography’s data.

When did they have their first child?

Their first child, Grace Katherine was born in 1999.


Who is Timothy Olyphant?

Timothy Olyphant is an American actor and producer. He is best known for his roles in ‘Scream 2’ in 1997, ‘A Man Apart’ in 2003, and ‘The Girl Next Door’ in 2004.

How old is Timothy Olyphant?

Timothy Olyphant was born on May 20, 1968, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. His birth name is Timothy David Olyphant and he is currently 52 years old.

His father’s name is J.V. Bevan Olyphant(president at Gallo Winery) and his mother’s name is Katherine Gideon. He has two siblings and his parents got divorced when he was a teenager.

Timothy Olyphant’s younger brother, Matt Olyphant was the lead singer for Fetish, and his older brother, Andy Olyphant is an A&R executive for Warner Bros. Records.

Timothy Olyphant
Caption: Timothy Olyphant and Alexis Knief (Source: Livingly)

He enjoyed drawing, art, and swimming throughout his childhood. He initially thought to pursue his career in commercial art and also worked as a swimming coach at Irvine Novaquatics.

During the time of applying for a master’s degree, he moved to New York to find more career options.

Timothy holds American citizenship but his ethnicity is a mix of English and Scottish.

Education, School/College University

Timothy Olyphant joined Fred C. Beyer High School and later joined the University of California and graduated with a degree in fine arts in 1990.

Timothy Olyphant: Professional Life, Career

Timothy Olyphant initially performed as a stand-up comedian and then joined a two-year acting program at NY William Esper Studio.

Then, he got his frusta acting roles in 1985 as Tim Hapgood in the play ‘The Monogamist’.

He got his first paid acting job in 1995. He made his appearance in ’77 Sunset’ and later appeared in supporting roles in ‘The First Wives Club’, ‘Gone in 60 Seconds’ in 2000, ‘Head Over Heels’ in 2000, and many more.

Timothy Olyphant portrayed the role of Sheriff Seth Bullock in the HBO series ‘Deadwood’ in 2004 and the series reprised in 2019, in which he worked as an executive producer.

Later, Timothy Olyphant appeared in ‘The Girl Next Door, in 2004, ‘Rango’ in 2011, ‘I Am Number Four’ in 2011, ‘Snowden’ in 2016, ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ in 2019, etc.

He appeared in several series such as ‘Damages’ from 2009 to 2010, ‘Justified’ from 2010 to 2015, ‘The Office’ in 2010, ‘The Grinder from 2015 to 2016, and ‘Santa Clarita Diet in 2017.

Awards, Nominations

Timothy Olyphant was nominated for Primetime Emmy Award in the category Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for ‘Justified’ in 2011, Critic’s Choice TV Award in the category Best Guest Actor/Actress in a Comedy Series for ‘The Grinder’ in 2016, won Satellite Award in the category Best Actor in a Series, Drama for ‘Justified’ in 2011, and nominated several times in his career.

Timothy Olyphant: Net Worth, Income, Salary

Timothy Olyphant has an estimated net worth of around $20 million and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.`

He was paid around $100k from the TV series ‘Justified’.

Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

There was a rumor that ‘Deadwood’ cancelation was due to panic over him buying a house.

What are the body stats of Timothy Olyphant?

Timothy Olyphant has a height of 6 ft. and weighs 77 kg. He has blue eyes and brown hair.

Also, he grits his teeth while speaking and he has an unusual posture.

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Timothy Olyphant has around 6k followers on Instagram, about 640 followers on Twitter, and around 514k followers on Facebook.


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