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Kit Culkin

Emerald Published On Fri Apr 30 2021   Modified On Fri Apr 30 2021
Kit Culkin

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Full NameKit Culkin
First NameKit
Last NameCulkin
Birth NameChristopher Cornelius Culkin
Other Namekit
ProfessionStage Actor & Former Manager
Birth CityNew York
Birth CountryUSA
Father NamePhilip Harley Culkin
Father ProfessionPublic Relations
Mother NameMarian Ethel Wagner
Mother ProfessionWriter and Editor
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJeanette Krylowski
Relation WithPatricia Brentrup
No Of Children8
FilmographyWest Side Story,Hamlet
EducationSchool of American Ballet
Height178 cm
Date of BirthDecember 6,1944
Age79 years
Married Date1995


    Body and Relation Status of Kit Culkin

    What is Kit Culkin marital status ?Married
    How many children does Kit Culkin have ?8
    Who is Kit Culkin married with?Jeanette Krylowski
    Who is Kit Culkin in Relation with?Patricia Brentrup
    When was Kit Culkin married?1995
    What is the height of Kit Culkin?178 cm
    What is the weight of Kit Culkin?kg

    Christopher Cornelius Culkin aka Kit Culkin, 76, is an American stage actor and former manager known for West Side Story and Hamlet.

    Similarly, he is also known as the father of actors Macaulay Culkin, Rory Culkin, and Kieran Culkin. 

    Where Was Culkin Born In?

    Christopher Cornelius Culkin was born on 6th December 1944 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, the U.S. to Philip Harley Culkin who was in public relations, and Maria Ethel Wagner who was a writer and editor. He is 76 years old as of 2021. 

    Kit Culkin began his acting career in BroadwayImage Source: IMDB
    Kit Culkin began his acting career in Broadway

    Image Source: IMDB

    He holds an American nationality and has mixed ethnic descent. He went to The St. Thomas Choir School in Midtown Manhattan. He along with his sister Bonnie Bedelia took ballet classes at the School of American Ballet. 

    Short Career Highlight 

    Culkin began his acting career working on Broadway in theater productions. When he was 15, he worked in Becket on Broadway alongside Laurence Olivier and Anthony Quinn. 

    Likewise, he also played in Hamlet alongside Richard Burton and others. 

    He then worked in several Broadway production for over one decade. 

    Likewise, he later bought a car and traveled across America visiting battle sites and studying history. 

    Talking about his children, Macaulay Culkin made his acting debut as Cy Blue Black in the 1988 film Rocket Gibraltar. He rose to prominence for his role as Kevin McCallister in the Home Alone films. 

    Culkin with his long-time partner Patricia and sons Macaulay and KeirenImage Source: Courier Mail
    Culkin with his long-time partner Patricia and sons Macaulay and Keiren

    Image Source: Courier Mail

    Fun Fact: Macaulay was the first child in Hollywood to receive a million-dollar salary for May Girl in 1991. 

    Likewise, Keiren Culkin made his acting debut as Fuller McCallister alongside his brother in the Home Alone series. He made his breakthrough as Jason "Igby" Slocumb, Jr. in Igby Goes Down. 

    He is set to star in an upcoming crime thriller film No Sudden Move. 

    Rory Culkin made his acting debut as Richard Evans in the 1993 film The Good Son. He is best known for Rudy Prescott in the 2000 drama film You Can Count on Me. 

    How Rich Is Kit As of 2021?

    The 76-year-old actor-manager has starred in several Broadway and films. 

    The average salary of a stage actor in the USA ranges from around $28,800 to $40,860 annually. 

    On the other hand, Macaulay Culkin has a net worth of $18 million, Rory is worth around $1.5 million, and Keiran Culkin is worth around $4 million as of 2021. 

    Who Is Culkin Married To?

    The Hamlet star is married to Jeanette Krylowski since 1995. 

    Prior to his marriage with Jeanette, he was in a romantic relationship with Patricia Brentrup. They began dating in 1974 until 1995 for 21 years. 

    Kit Culkin with his wife Jeanette KrylowskiImage Source: Daily Mail
    Kit Culkin with his wife Jeanette Krylowski

    Image Source: Daily Mail

    Together the couple shared seven children: named: Shane (b. 1976), Dakota (1979–2008), Macaulay (b. 1980), Kieran (b. 1982), Quinn (b. 1984), Christian (b. 1987), and Rory (b. 1989). However, they never married. 

    Kit also shares a daughter named Jennifer Adamson with Adeena VanWagoner. Jennifer died due to a drug overdose in 2000. 

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