Henry Olyphant: Everything To Know About Timothy Olyphant’s Only Son

July 20, 2023   | December 14, 2023  | 

    Henry Olyphant is one of three children of actor Timothy Olyphant and his wife Alexis Knief. His father is mostly recognized for his role in the HBO series Deadwood, and the FX series Justified. Despite being the son of such a well-known artist, Henry prefers to stay low which arouses interest in people to know about his life.

    So, what does Henry do? Does he have any interest in movies? Besides, is he dating a girlfriend at present? To know everything about Timothy’s only son, be with us till the end.

    Key Takeaways

    • Henry Olyphant is the middle child of Timothy Olyphant and his wife Alexis Knief. He has an older sister named Grace, a sustainable fashion creative, and a younger sister Vivian, an emerging actress.
    • Henry loves playing video games and was impressed by his father’s voice acting in the 2011 video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
    • The star kid likes to watch sports and often goes to sporting events with his family or friends.

    Henry was brought up in LA

    The star kid was born in the year 2001 in California, the United States of America. He is currently 22 years old. As a celeb child, he has had a luxurious lifestyle while growing up alongside his two sisters.

    With regard to his ethnic background, Henry is of mixed descent. He belongs to English, Scottish, one-eighth Ashkenazi Jewish, small amounts of German, Dutch, Irish, and remote French Huguenots ancestry from his father Timothy’s side. From his mom, he is an English.

    Henry’s Family Background

    While the information about his maternal grandparents is unavailable, Henry’s paternal grandfather is John Vernan Bevan Olyphant who worked as Vice President of production at Gallo Winery. He was married to his wife Katherine Olyphant and both were originally from Continental U.S.

    Likewise, his great-grandfather John Kensett Olyphant, Jr. was a banker, and his great-grandmom Adele Sloane Hammond was a Manhattan native. She was the sister of prominent music producer John Hammond.

    Henry Olyphant Has Two Siblings

    He has an older sister named Grace Katherine Olyphant who was born on June 20, 1999. She studied Business Administration at the California Polytechnic State University and did an internship at the Savage X Fenty Creative Studio, which is owned by Rihanna. Grace, 24 is currently working as a Sustainable fashion creative.

    Moreover, Henry has another sister, Vivian Olyphant who arrived in this world in 2003.

    Henry's sister Vivian
    Henry’s sister Vivian. Source: Instagram

    After studying acting at William Esper Studio in New York, Vivian made her acting debut through the 2023 TV series Justified: City Primeval alongside her famous dad Timothy. In the series, she portrayed the character Willa Givens, Timothy’s daughter, in a total of three episodes.

    Henry Olyphant’s College: Where Does He Study?

    After completing high school, Henry joined Wildwood School where he majorly studied Art. In 2018, he received the Julian Choji Scholarship at the Brentwood Art Center.

    Henry Olyphant now
    Timothy with his dad Henry received a scholarship to study.

    Afterward, he went on to join the prestigious Parsons School of Design – The New School in 2019. He joined the college in New York after graduating from Wildwood in 2019. As of 2023, he has been graduated from the college.

    Now speaking of his dad Timothy’s college, he attended the University of Southern California. Before, he went to Modesto’s Fred C. Beyer High School. Timothy also did 2 years acting program at New York’s ‘William Esper Studio.

    Henry’s Parents Met At USC; They Are Now Married For 31 Years   

    His parents Timothy and Alexis met each other while studying at the University of Southern California. Soon the couple started seeing each other and after a year of courtship, they tied the knot in July 1991.

    Henry's mom and dad in the frame
    Henry’s parents attending an event. Source: Country Living

    Coming up to 2023, it’s been more than three decades since they are leading their married life gracefully. Regarding their long-run marriage, the Deadwood actor once told,

    You have to be with the right person, and you both have to be willing to do the work, day in and day out, to make it happen.

    What Does Henry Olyphant Do? Has He Ever Been In Movies?

    Well, Henry has never been in movies or series. Besides, in 2023 he graduated from the Parsons School of Design – The New School. If we go through his LinkedIn account, he has mentioned Painting, Printmaking, and Adobe Products as his specialization.

    From the above, it is evident, he is paving his path towards the artistic field. He even once created a cover art for his sister’s single. His sister Vivian once shared an art on her Instagram and thanked her bro, Henry.


    Henry Was Impressed By His Father’s Voice Role In Call Of Duty

    Some decades ago, Henry’s dad Timothy talked about him in Conan O’Brien’s show. The Justified actor said that his son is a great fan of his voice acting in the video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

    In the host’s question, if his kids are into video games, he answered,

    Yeah Yeah, well my son can’t get enough. When he is at home playing a violent shooter game and i’m in the game encouraging him to shoot people and he was like dad it’s awesome.

    Though Henry likes his dad’s work, he doesn’t think that his dad is a cool person, and as per Timothy, it’s very pathetic for him.

    Henry Olyphant Is A Sports Fan

    As a child, Henry really liked to watch sports. Back in the year 2014, in an interview with SI magazine, his dad opened up about how much he enjoys sports activities and said,

    My son and I go to the Clippers games together and he enjoys that. For years, I would take him to the Clippers games and he would spend the entire evening pointing out the cotton candy guy. “Look, Dad! He’s over there now!” And then, “Hey, now he’s over there!”

    The Fargo actor further added,

    then we entered a phase where I took him to a playoff game and, at the height of the chaos and excitement, he says, “You know, this would be a really good Where’s Waldo?” But now he’s older and we enjoy the games.

    Relationship Status: Is Henry Olyphant Dating A Girlfriend?

    Well, there’s a high chance that Henry is in a relationship right now after all he is an adult. But, if his Facebook profile is anything to go by, he is not dating anyone right now. The youngster is loving his professional journey and has no time to stay in a committed relationship.

    Henry Olyphant now
    This is how Henry looks right now.

    As earlier said, Henry has an incredibly private life, so, his inside details are rarely discussed in the media. So, unless he himself doesn’t open up about the matters, it’s safe to consider him single.

    Is he active on Social Media?

    Yes, you can find Henry on Facebook, however, he goes by another name on the social media platform, Hank Olyphant. In fact, he uses this name quite often. Even when he was studying at Parsons, he went by this name.

    Henry’s Net Worth

    Henry’s professional endeavors are hardly known, however, as per several media reports, he owns a fortune of $50,000. Meanwhile, his famous dad Timothy is a multi-millionaire with an estimated net worth of $20 million.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Henry Olyphant
    Popular Name Henry or Hank Olyphant
    Birth Place Los Angeles
    Birthday 2001
    Age 23 years
    Nationality American
    Ethnicity Caucasian
    Father Timothy Olyphant
    Mother Alexis Knief
    Siblings 2 Sisters (Grace and Vivian Olyphant)
    School Wildwood School
    College Parsons School of Design | The New School
    Net Worth $50,000
    Height 1.83 meters
    Eye Color Black
    Hair Color Red
    Sexuality Straight
    Relationship Status Single