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American actor and producer

Who is Eric Christian Olsen?

Eric Christian Olsen is an American actor and producer. He is popular for his portrayals of Detective Marty Deeks on the CBS television series NCIS.

Celeb Facts: 

Birth NameEric Christian Olsen
Age42 years old
BirthplaceEugene, Oregon, United States
Zodiac SignGemini
EthnicityScandinavian Norwegian
Height6 feet 2 inches
ProfessionActor and Producer
ParentsPaul Olsen and Jeanne Olsen
Dating/GirlfriendMaggie Lawson (Ex-girlfriend)
Married/ SpouseSarah Wright
SiblingsWyatt Oliver Olsen and Esme Olivia Olsen
Net WorthUSD $13 million


Although, Eric’s main interest in high school was sports. Eric Christian Olsen’s first starring role was in Arthur’s Quest in 1999 TV movie. He then appeared in HBO’s Black Cat Run. Eric then landed a starring role in the Fox TV series Get Real. Olsen played the memorable role of a burn victim on the short-lived series Ruling Class.

Eric made his movie debut with a small role as a gunner in blockbuster Pearl Harbor in 2001. Then he landed a leading role in the teen send up feature film Not Another Teen Movie (2001). Olsen next played Jake in the teen comedy The Hot Chick. He won the role of Lloyd Christmas in Dumb and Dumberer. Eric appeared in Cellular. Olsen starred in the yet to be released Mojave and then joined the final season of Fox’s Tru Calling.

Eric Christian Olsen in NCIS: Los Angeles (Christmas Episode). P.C- Instagram

He affirmed three highly contrasting roles in 2006 and 2007 with the release of Beerfest, License to Wed and Zach Braff’s The Last Kiss. Olsen appeared on Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s streaming video website Funny or Die. He played in science fiction horror film The Thing in 2011. Eric portrays Detective Marty Deeks on the CBS show NCIS: Los Angeles. His character appeared in two episodes of season one before joining the cast as a series regular in the second season.

Wiki, Bio, Age, Zodiac, Education, Age, Ethnicity

Eric Christian Olsen was born in 1977 on May 31, in Eugene, Oregon, USA. Olsen exhausted his childhood in Bettendorf and attended Bettendorf Middle and High School. Besides many local theatre performances, Eric trained in improve with Comedy Sportz Quad Cities and later joined the cast. As of 2020, he is 42 years old. He is of Scandinavian Norwegian descent. His zodiac sign is Gemini. Eric’s favorite color is grey.

Family Life: Father, Mother, Siblings

The son of Jeanne, a non- denominational chaplain and Paul v. Olsen, a professor of English and head track and cross country coach of Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois became an American actor and started his career in 1999. He has an older brother, David who acts as his stunt double.

Relationship Status: Married or Single

Reflecting on his personal life, Olsen became engaged to actress Sarah Wright in October 2011. They tied a knot on June 23, 2012, near Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Therefore, he is married. They got blessed with a Babyboy as a first child in 2013 named Wyatt Oliver Olsen and their second child is a daughter born in 2016. Her name is Esme Olivia Olsen.

Olsen Family with Chef Ray at Four Seasons Resort O’ahu at Ko Olina. P.C- Instagram

Eric and Sarah appeared in an episode of HGTV series House Hunters buying a home near Jackson Hole. Therefore, Olsen works with charity.

Therefore, his ex-girlfriend is Maggie Lawson (2003-2006).

Net Worth: Salary

Eric owns a Triumph Tiger bike which costs over $14K US. Apart from that, he owns a jeep and car too. Olsen’s salary as an actor is $19K-$210K. Olsen has an estimated net worth of $13 million.

Physical Appearance: Height, Weight, Chest, Eye color, Hair Color

Eric stands a height of 6 feet 2 inches and weighs 81kg. He has chest measured 42 inches and waist 33 inches. He has a slim body type and biceps measured as 17 inches. Eric has blue eyes and blond hair. Eric does not have any tattoos in his body.

Awards and Nominations:

In 2014, Eric was nominated by Prism Award for NCIS: Los Angeles. He was nominated by Razzie Award for Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd in 2004. Therefore, in 2002, nominated for Young Artist Award.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Eric has a Facebook page named Official page Eric Christian Olsen with 25262 likes. Likewise, his Instagram account is ericcolsen with 474K followers. He has a twitter named ericcolsen.