Ethan Hawke Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Age 51 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth November 6, 1970

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 10¾ inches (1.8 m)
Weight 76 kg (167.5 lbs)
Waist 32 inches
Body Type Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Nickname Ethan
Full Name Ethan Green Hawke
Profession Actor, Writer and Director
Nationality American
Birthplace Austin, Texas, United States
Religion Atheist
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

Ethan Green Hawke (born on November 6, 1970) in Austin, Texas, U.S. He is an American actor, filmmaker, and screenwriter.


He has received nominations for four Academy Awards and a Tony Award. As a director, he released three feature films, three off-Broadway plays, and a film. As a writer, he has also written three novels and one graphic novel. He began his acting career with a leading role Benjamin “Ben” Crandall in the science fiction feature Explorers (1985). He made a breakthrough appearance in the drama film Dead Poets Society (1989).

Hawke appeared in various films before taking a role in the comedy-drama film Reality Bites (1994) as Troy Dyer, for which he received critical praise. He starred in the trilogy: Before Sunrise (1995), Before Sunset (2004), Before Midnight (2013), alongside Julie Delpy, all of which received critical praise.

He earned recognition for his writing contributions to Before Sunset and Before Midnight. Hawke has received nominations twice for both in 2005 and 2015 for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. In 2019, he won the Independent Spirit Awards for Best Male Lead for his performance in the First Reformed (2017).

Hawke starred in the epic coming-of-age drama film Boyhood (2014), for which he received further honor and received nominations. In 2021, he received nominations for TCA Awards for Individual Achievement in Drama for his performance in the historical drama The Good Lord Bird (2020).

Ethan Hawke Education

Qualification College Drop Out
School Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn Heights, West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South.
College Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh

Ethan Hawke Career

Profession: Actor, Writer and Director


Movie: Explorers
TV Show: Alias

Net Worth: USD $55 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: James Hawke

Mother: Leslie Green

Patrick Powers (Step Brother)


Marital Status: Married

Ryan Hawke (m. 2008)

Children: 4 (Four)

Son(s): Levon Roan Thurman-Hawke

Daughter(s): Maya Hawke, Indiana Hawke, Clementine Jane Hawke

Dating History:

Elisa Jordana
Karen Campbell (1991)
Julia Roberts (1995)
Uma Thurman (1996-2004)
Jennifer Perzow (2003)

Ethan Hawke Favorites

Favorite Movies:
Star Wars movie series, Reds (1981), One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)

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