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Alan Arkin

Riddhi Published On Wed Jun 02 2021   Modified On Wed Jun 02 2021
Alan Arkin

Facts of Alan Arkin

Full NameAlan Wolf Arkin
First NameAlan
Middle NameWolf
Last NameArkin
Birth NameAlan Wolf Arkin
Professionactor, director, and screenwriter
Birth CityNew York
Birth CountryUSA
Father NameDavid I. Arkin
Mother NameBeatrice Wortis
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSuzanne Newlander
Height176 cm
Weight71 kg
Networth$15 M
Date of BirthMarch 26,1934
Age88 years
Married Date1996


    Body and Relation Status of Alan Arkin

    What is Alan Arkin marital status ?Married
    Who is Alan Arkin married with?Suzanne Newlander
    When was Alan Arkin married?1996
    What is the height of Alan Arkin?176 cm
    What is the weight of Alan Arkin?71 kg

    Alan Arkin is an American actor, screenwriter, and director who has been active in the industry for more than six decades. Some of his notable include Edward Scissorhands, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Thirteen Conversations About One Thing, Sunshine Cleaning.

    Born and Raised In New York City

    Alan Arkin was born as an Alan Wolf Arkin on March 26, 1934, in Brooklyn, New York City under the birth sign Aries. He is the son of David I. Arkin(painter, writer, and lyricist of considerable repute) and Beatrice(teacher).

    Since the age of 10 he started taking acting lessons and after a year he was shifted to Los Angeles. In LA, he was admitted to Franklin High School.

    For his study in drama, he joined Los Angeles City College from 1951 to 1953. For his further graduation joined Bennington College in Vermont and completed his degree in 1954.

    Married Thrice; Father of Three

    The 87-years-old, Alan Arkin is currently in a dating relationship with Suzanne Newlander(psychotherapist). They shared the wedding vows in 1996 and have been together since. As of now, they reside in Carlsbad, California.

    Alan Arkin with his wife Suzanne Newlander
    Source: Fox News

    Prior to this, he faced two unsuccessful marriages. Firstly he got married to Jeremy Yaffe from 1995 to 1961. together they have shared two kids: Adam Arkin(b. August 19, 1956) and  Matthew Arkin(b. March 21, 1960). 

    In 1964, he got married to actress-screenwriter, Barbara Dana. However, after 30 years of marriage, they took divorce in 1994. Together they a son, Anthony (Tony) Dana Arkin in 1967.

    His Net Worth and Career

    Alan Arkin has a net worth of around $15 million as of 2021 from his career since 1955.

    While talking about his career, he made his acting debut from his appearance in the movie named Calypso Heat Wave. After six years of gap, he was seen in the short movie named That's Me

    After this, he has worked in several movies and series and has more than 100 acting credits in his name. 

    Some of his notable work includes ABC Stage 67, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Little Murders, Sesame Street, Captain Kangaroo, The Defection of Simas Kudirka, Chu Chu and the Philly Flash, The Return of Captain Invincible, The Fourth Wise Man, A Year in the Life, Harry, Taking the Heat, Slums of Beverly Hills, 100 Centre Street, The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause, Christmas with the Coopers, The Kominsky Method, Edward Scissorhands, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Thirteen Conversations About One Thing, Sunshine Cleaning.

    His most recent appearance in the American action comedy film, Spenser Confidential in Henry. In the movie, he has shared the screen alongside Mark Wahlberg, Winston Duke, Iliza Shlesinger, among others.

    As a producer, he has worked in the movies such as Thin Ice, Samuel Beckett Is Coming Soon, and The In-Laws. In addition, he has worked as a director for movies and series such as Samuel Beckett Is Coming Soon, Fire Sale, People Soup, T.G.I.F..