Eric Christian Olsen Net Worth

Eric Christian Olsen Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Eric Christian Olsen net worth is
$3 Million

Eric Christian Olsen Wiki Biography

Eric Christian Olsen is an American actor born on the 31 May 1977 in Eugene, Oregon. He comes from an athletic family, and has Norwegian ancestors. His parents are Jeanne and Paul V. Olsen, a college professor. Eric Olsen is a successful film and television actor, probably most known for his roles of Detective Marty Deeks from the television series “NCIS: Los Angeles”, and as the teenager Austin in “Not Another Teen Movie”, which have had the biggest impact on his total net worth.

So, just how rich is Eric Christian Olsen? Well, his estimated net worth is over $3 million by sources as of early-2016, the larger part of his wealth coming from his television and film appearances as an actor, from which his projected income per year is $363,000, but he also has income from sponsorships, which have been attracted by his acting success, and by featuring in various programs. Recently, Olsen has decided to make use of his Hollywood revenue to buy a new Pacific Palisades, California pad. It is said that the value of the 1,600 square-feet property is $1.35 million that has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. He lives there with his wife Sara and his son.

Eric Christian Olsen Net Worth $3 Million

Eric Christian Olsen spent his childhood in Bettendorf, Iowa where he went to Middle and High School. There, he pursued his many interests concerning sports, especially hockey; languages such as Japanese and Chinese; and writing, having written for local school newspapers. He started performing in various roles in a local theatre, and then joined the cast of Comedy Sportz Quad Cities.  Olsen’s first starring role was in the 1999 TV movie “Arthur’s Quest”, when he had moved to Los Angeles having only $500 in his pocket. Shortly after that, he was a dying burn victim in NBC’s “ER”.

Eric has since starred in over 20 TV shows as well as over 20 films, and has four nominations. His transition to the big screen was a role as Ben Affleck’s gunner in “Pearl Harbor”, that was promptly followed by a leading role as Austin in “Not Another Teen Movie”. Some of his other film roles are: the teen comedy “The Hot Chick”, “Dumb and Dumber”, “When Harry Met Lloyd”, and the SF horror film “The Thing”. He is currently portraying Detective Marty Deeks in “NCIS: Los Angeles”. He is also as a voice actor.

In his personal life, Olsen has been married to actress Sarah Wright since 2012. They have been in a relationship since 2007. They have a son, born in 2013 and daughter, born in 2016. They have been filmed in “House Hunters” buying a holiday residence close to Jackson Hole. Despite being famous, he is a very private person and rarely talks about his private life to the media. He has stated that he is a 100% Norwegian. He is active a lot regarding the social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook, as he tends to upload pictures of him and his loved ones, and share them with his fans. He has over 150,000 followers on Twitter.

Full NameEric Christian Olsen
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthMay 31, 1977
Place Of BirthEugene, Oregon, United States
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight138 kg
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor
EducationHope College, Bettendorf High School, Pepperdine University
SpouseSarah Wright (m. 2012)
ChildrenWyatt Oliver Olsen
ParentsJeanne Olsen, Paul Olsen, Paul Olsen, Jeanne Olsen
SiblingsDavid Paul Olsen
NicknamesEric Olsen
NominationsTeen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Chemistry (2003), Razzie Award (2004), Prism Awards - Male Performance in a Drama Series Multi-Episode Storyline (2014), Young Artist Awards - Best Performance in a TV Series(2000)
Movies“Arthur's Quest” (1999), "Not Another Teen Movie" (2001), “The Hot Chick”, “Dumb and Dumber”, “When Harry Met Lloyd”, "Eagle Eye" (2008), "The Thing" (2011), "Band of Robbers" (2015)
TV Shows“House Hunters”, "ER", "NCIS: Los Angeles" (2010-), "Brothers & Sisters" (2008-2009), "The Loop" (2006-2007), "The Hill" (2007), "Community" (2009-2010)
1I'm 100% Norwegian. Three generations removed and all continuous inbreeding of Norwegian of Minnesota and Iowa, so I traveled to Norway before.
2At culinary school, none of the things we use to define ourselves outside that world - actor, producer, student - none of that matters. It's a magical art form.
3I was doing auditions and meetings during the day and going to culinary school at night. And then 'NCIS' happened. So I dropped out of culinary school.
1Became a father for the 2nd time at age 39 when his wife Sarah Wright gave birth to their daughter Esmé Olivia Olsen on August 9, 2016.
2Brother-in-law of Daniela Ruah.
3His NCIS: Los Angeles (2009) co-star, Daniela Ruah, is married to his brother, David Paul Olsen, on June 19, 2014.
4He has stated that he is of "100% Norwegian" descent.
5His NCIS: Los Angeles (2009) co-star, Daniela Ruah, is engaged to his brother, David Paul Olsen.
6Became a father for the 1st time at age 36 when his wife Sarah Wright gave birth to their son Wyatt Oliver Olsen on August 16, 2013.
7Second husband of Sarah Wright.
8Attended Le Cordon Bleu culinary school.
9He did a sketch playing "Perry Hilton" as a parody of Paris Hilton's infamous sex tape on Will Ferrell's website,
10His brother, David Paul Olsen, is his stunt double.
11Is the son of Dr. Paul Olsen, an English professor and head track coach of Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, and Jeanne D. Olsen.
12He attended Hope College in Holland, Michigan his first year out of high school and left to pursue his acting career.
13Has an older brother, David Paul Olsen.
14He had a principal role in nearly every high school play and musical for 4 years and even some of the high school plays when he was in elementary school.
15His first acting job was in a Whitey's ice cream parlor TV commercial.
16His senior year (1995), he was a staff writer for the Bettendorf High School's monthly newspaper, "The Growl."
17Grew up in Bettendorf, Iowa.
18Was a highly regarded hockey player in high school and a pre-med student at Pepperdine University.


Battle of the Sexes2017post-productionLornie Kuhle
Sun Dogs2017post-productionThad
The Relationtrip2016post-productionChippy (voice)
NCIS: Los Angeles2010-2017TV SeriesMarty Deeks
Star vs. the Forces of Evil2016TV SeriesAdditional Voices
Band of Robbers2015Sid Sawyer
Warning Labels2015ShortThad
Hero Factory2010-2012TV SeriesWilliam Furno
Celeste & Jesse Forever2012Tucker
Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil2010-2011TV SeriesWade
The Thing2011/IAdam Finch
LEGO Hero Factory: Savage Planet2011William Furno (voice)
LEGO HERO Factory: Rise of the Rookies2010TV MovieWilliam Furno (2010-) (voice)
Neighbors from Hell2010TV SeriesWayne
Community2009-2010TV SeriesVaughn
The Back-up Plan2010Clive
The Six Wives of Henry Lefay2009Lloyd
Brothers & Sisters2008-2009TV SeriesKyle DeWitt
Fired Up!2009Nick Brady
Eagle Eye2008Craig
Sunshine Cleaning2008Randy
The Hill2007TV MovieMatt O'Brien
The Comebacks2007Foreign Exchange Student
License to Wed2007Carlisle
The Loop2006-2007TV SeriesSully Sullivan Sully
Write & Wrong2007TV MovieJason 'Krueger' Langdon
The Last Kiss2006Kenny
Tru Calling2005TV SeriesJensen Ritchie
Death Valley2004/IJosh
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd2003Lloyd Christmas
242002TV SeriesJohn Mason
The Hot Chick2002Jake
Local Boys2002Randy Dobson
Not Another Teen Movie2001Austin
Smallville2001TV SeriesYoung Harry Bollston
Pearl Harbor2001Gunner
Ruling Class2001TV MovieBill Olszewski
Mean People Suck2001ShortNick
Get Real1999-2000TV SeriesCameron Green
Lessons Learned2000TV Movie
ER1999TV SeriesTravis Mitchell
Turks1999TV SeriesKevin Williams
Arthur's Quest1999TV MovieArtie King Arthur
Black Cat Run1998TV MovieGas Station Attendant (as Eric Olsen)
Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction1997TV Series segment "The Viewing"
- The Viewing 1997


Bald2014Short producer


Community2009-2010TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Local Boys2002performer: "Surf Bum"


Mardi Gras: Spring Break2016Short special thanks


The Talk2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest Co-Host / Himself / Himself - NCIS: Los Angeles
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 7: Celebrating 1502016Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 7: Getting Personal2016Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 7: Hot Property2016Video shortHimself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2016TV SeriesHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 6: The World on a String2015ShortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 6: Too Close for Comfort2015Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 6: Yippee Ki-Yay2015ShortHimself
Geeks Who Drink2015TV SeriesHimself - Team Captain
House Hunters2015TV Series documentaryHimself
The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
The Insider2014TV SeriesHimself - NCIS: Los Angeles
CNN Newsroom2014TV SeriesHimself - Unicef Imagine Campaign
The Rich Eisen Show2014TV SeriesHimself
Steve Harvey2014TV SeriesHimself - NCIS: Los Angeles
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 5 - Crafting Afghanistan2014Video documentary shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 5 - Happy 100th2014Video documentary shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 5 - The Write Staff2014Video documentary shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 5 - Unexpected Developments2014Video documentary shortHimself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself
My Life as a Dad2014TV SeriesHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 4 - Chris at the Helm2013Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 4 - Sound Off2013Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles: Season 4 - Un4Gettable: Season Four of NCIS: Los Angeles2013Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 3: Aligning the Stars2012Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 3: Carmageddon2012Video shortHimself
NCIS: Los Angeles - Season 3: Investigating Season 32012Video shortHimself
The Thing Evolves2012Video shortHimself
Double Duty2009Video shortHimself
This Is Not a Cheerleading Movie: The Making of 'Fired Up!'2009Video shortHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2009TV SeriesHimself
W.T.F. (W., Thanks and Farewell): A Look Back at the Bush Years2009TV MovieHimself
Yes We Can2008Video shortHimself
HBO First Look2007TV Series documentaryHimself
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2003TV SeriesHimself
The 1999 Billboard Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight2016TV SeriesHimself
Extra2015-2016TV SeriesHimself

Nominated Awards

2014Prism AwardPrism AwardsMale Performance in a Drama Series Multi-Episode StorylineNCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
2004Razzie AwardRazzie AwardsWorst Screen CoupleDumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
2003Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Movie ChemistryDumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
2000Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Series - Young EnsembleGet Real (1999)

Known for movies

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