Ty Simpkins - Biography

Last Modified: Sep 24, 2022

Ty Simpkins
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Iron Man, Jurassic Park, Insidious (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $2 million

Personal Details

Born on : August 6, 2001 (age 22)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Ty Simpkins
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA
Horoscope: Leo
Father's Name: Stephen Simpkins
Mother's Name: Monique Simpkins
Siblings: 2

Ryan Simpkins (older sister)

University: San Diego State University
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Irish, English, German)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.80 meter (5 feet 11 inch)
Weight: 67 kg (147.71 lb)
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: US 9
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Ty Simpkins?

Ty Simpkins starred along with his sister Ryan Simpkins, also an actress in Pride and Glory and  Revolutionary Road. Starting to act at just 3 weeks old, this rising star has already starred in blockbuster movies such as Iron Man, Jurassic Park, Insidious, and Avengers: Endgame.

Ty Simpkins Age, Parents, Siblings

Ty Simpkins was born on August 6, 2001, in New York City, New York, U.S.A. His father’s name is Stephen Simpkins and his mother’s name is Monique Simpkins. He has two siblings, he is the youngest. One of his siblings is an older sister named Ryan Simpkins, who is also an actress. 

Source: Pinterest (Ty Simpkins with sister Ryan Simpkins at the Captain America Civil War premiere - April 12, 2016)

Education, Ethnicity

After high school graduation, Ty Simpkins attended San Diego State University. Currently, he resides with his family in Los Angeles, California. 

His ethnicity includes Irish, English, and German.

Ty Simpkins Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Affair, Divorce

Ty Simpkins was rumored to be dating Jordan Wilson in 2015. He posted a picture with Jordan on Twitter with the caption “My Girl” on August 25, 2015. Fans were not sure if she is actually his girlfriend. As of 2019, he seems to be single.

Speaking of marriage, wife, and children, he is far too young to be married and have children.

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Ty Simpkins Career

Early Days

Ty Simpkins’s career in acting began exceptionally early- at just 3 weeks old. His role was on One Life to Live where he co-played John "Jack" Cramer. Soon, he landed the role of Jude Cooper Bauer, a recurring character in Guiding Light, and played the same character for about four years.

Gradually, Ty Simpkins landed roles in Law & Order: Criminal IntentWar of the Worlds (2005), All the King's Men (2006), Little Children (2006), Pride and Glory (2008), Gardens of the Night (2008), Revolutionary Road (2008). In Pride and Glory and Revolutionary Road he starred alongside his real-life sister Ryan Simpkins.

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Source: Collider (Ty Simpkins in the set of insidious 2)

After all these successful roles, he went on to act in The Next Three Days (2010), Insidious (2011), Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013). Among all his roles, Ty Simpkins is best known as a boy named Harley Keener in Marvel’s Iron Man 3alongside Robert Downey Jr, as Iron Man’s sidekick.

Films, Series

Ty Simpkins soon was seen in movies such as the 2015 blockbuster Jurassic World, The Nice Guys (2016), Meadowland (2015)Hangman (2015). Simpkins has also lent his voice in video games Lego Jurassic WorldLego Dimensions, and Lego Marvel's Avengers.

In one of the most anticipated movies of 2019, Avengers: Endgamehe reprised the role of Harley Keener.


On the set of Jurassic World, Simpkins has worked with Lauren Lapkus, Katie McGrath, Jake Johnson, Brian Tee, BD Wong.

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Source: ScreenCrush (Ty Simpkins on the set of Iron Man 3)

Ty Simpkins Awards, Nominations

The young actor has several awards and nominations under his belt. He was nominated for a Saturn Award in 2014 and 2016, a Young Artist Awards in 2016, and Young Entertainer Awards in 2016 for his role in Iron Man 3 (2014) and Jurassic World (2016).

Among the nominations, he won the 2016 Saturn Award in the category Best Performance by a Younger Actor for his role in Jurassic World

Source: yibada (Nick Robinson and Ty Simpkins on the set of Jurassic World )

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Ty Simpkins Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Simpkins is estimated at around $2 million while the figure on his annual income is unknown.

Ty Simpkins Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Ty Simpkins is followed by thousands of followers and counting.

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