Eric Christian Olsen
Eric Christian Olsen
Celebrated Name: Eric Christian Olsen
Real Name/Full Name: Eric Christian Olsen
Gender: Male
Age: 46 years old
Birth Date: May 31, 1977
Birth Place: Eugene, Oregon, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.88m
Weight: 82kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Sarah Wright (m, 2012)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Wyatt Oliver, Esme Olivia
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Eric Gay?: No
Profession: Actor
Net Worth in [current date format=’Y’]: $15 million
Last Updated: [current date format=’F Y’]

The famous movie star, Eric Christian Olsen, is known by people due to his exceptional acting skills. He is mostly branded detective Marty Deeks due for he portrayed this character in the CBS television series NCIS: Los Angeles. Other people may refer to him as Austin of the film, Not Another Teen Movie.

Maybe you know about Eric Christian Olsen very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in [current date format=’Y’]? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Eric’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Eric was born on May 31, 1977, to Paul V. Olsen and Jeanne. His mother was a non-denominational chaplain while his dad was a professor of English and head track and cross country coach of Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. He got an elder brother, David. His sister-in-law is Actress Daniella Ruah. Eric spent most of his time in Bettendorf, Iowa, while growing up. He attended Bettendorf Middle and High School, where he engaged in sports. Olsen also gained and pursued an interest in Japanese and Chinese.

He later joined Hope College in Holland, Michigan. He also attended Le Cordon Bleu Culinary School. It is also great noting that as a kind, Olsen did not love classes and would figure out how to be out of class. Eric was a staff writer of his school’s monthly journal, The Growl, while in his senior year in 1995.

Personal Life

Olsen’s personal life, just like many celebrities, is not an open book and has to dig deep to get to know him.  Olsen became engaged to actress Sarah in October 2011 and got married near Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on June 23, 2012, having dated from 2006. The bundle of joy for this couple and a result of their marriage is their two children; Wyatt Olivia Wright Olsen and Esme Olivia Wright Olsen.

Olsen resides in Los Angeles, California, United States, and has a vacation home near Jackson Hole, Wyoming, United States. His sun sign is Gemini. Olsen’s hair is Dark Brown, but he often dyes the hair ‘blonde’ and ‘light brown.’ His eye color is blue. He got a bearded look and long hair covering the nape of the neck. Olsen got a distinctive interest in sports and is fond of playing hockey and surfing. His favorite languages are Japanese and Chinese. He advocates for LGBTQ and the rights of gay people despite not being gay. He adores humanity.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on May 31, 1977, Eric Christian Olsen is 46 years old as of today’s date [current date]. His height is 1.88m tall, and his weight is 82 kg.


Olsen is both a producer and an actor. Olsen’s first top, the bill role, was the titular character in the 1999 TV movie, Arthur’s Quest. Later, he gave an Emmy submitted portrayal of a dying burn on NBC’s ER. His next role as a starring was in the TV series Get Real, playing Cameron Green.

After being in getting Real for a year, Eric made a changeover onto the big screen when he played Ben Affleck’s gunner in Pearl Harbor. He later landed a fronting role as Austin ‘the Cocky Blond Guy’ in the teen send up feature film Not Another Teen Movie.

Olsen  He next played Jake in The Hot Chick. He played the role of Lloyd Christmas in Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd. It is the prequel to the hit movie Dumb and Dumber. He starred in the yet to be released Mojave and then joined the final season of Fox’s Tru Calling. He averred three highly juxtaposing roles in 2006 and 2007 following the release of Beerfest, License to Wed, and Zack Braff’s The Last Kiss.

Olsen was one of the stars with the role of Sully in the Fox sitcom The Loop. He appeared on Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s streaming video website Funny or Die, with a small series of segments featuring a character called Perry Hilton, a parody of Paris Hilton.  Olsen stole the show in the 2011 science-fiction horror film The Thing. He also portrays Detective Marty Deeks on the CBS show NCIS: Los Angeles. Olsen is a part of the cast of Mortal Enemy Audiobook by Nicholas Ryan Howard from 2018.

He is the producer of a shorty film ‘Bald’ from 2014 and executive producer of the documentary “Andy Irons: Kissed by God” from 2018.  He made his writing debut with the season 11 episode 10(the 250th overall episode) of NCIS: Los Angeles titled mother which aired December 1, 2019.

Besides acting, Olsen owns a production company, Cloud Nine Productions. In 2019, he began his first show as an executive producer picked up in production for Hulu called Woke.

Awards & Achievements

Eric has netted his name the following awards; Young Artist Award [Nominee] (2000)… the best performance in a TV series- Young Ensemble, Teen Choice Awards [Nominee] (2003)… choice movie chemistry- dumb and dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd, Razzie Awards [nominee] (2004)… worst screen couple- dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Llyod (2003) and Prism Award [Nominee] (2014)… Male performance in a drama multi-episode storyline – NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)

Net worth & Salary of Eric Christian Olsen in [current date format=’Y’]

Eric Christian Olsen Net Worth
Eric Christian Olsen Net Worth

Olsen secures most of his salary from acting. He also gets some of the money from his production company. His weekly pay is $42916.67, monthly salary is $185972.22, and his yearly salary is $2.23 million. Per day he earns $6114.16. As of [current date format=’F Y’], His net worth is $15 million.

Olsen is such a person that almost everyone who is aspiring to be an actor should look upon for inspiration. He is an inspiration to the young people aspiring to be actors and also those in the acting career.


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