Titus Welliver is an American Actor. He was born on March 12, 1962 and is best-known for his performances in the role of the Man in Black in Lost, Silas Adams in Deadwood, Jimmy O’Phelan in Sons of Anarchy, and the titular role in the Television series Bosch and Bosch: Legacy.
Titus Welliver’s Life
Welliver was born in New Haven, Connecticut. Neil Welliver, his father, was a well-known American landscape painter who taught fine art at Yale University before serving as dean of the Graduate School of Fine Art at the University of Pennsylvania. Norma Cripps, Welliver’s mother, illustrated clothing.
Welliver has experienced losses throughout his life. In the spring of 1976, his younger sister Ashley Welliver passed away from sudden infant death syndrome, and on October 29, 1976, his 38-year-old stepmother Polly Mudge Welliver also passed away from a strep infection.
In the middle of May 1991, during an attempted robbery at a bar close to Payap University in Chiang Mai, Thailand, his younger brother, Eli Lustman Welliver, age 21, died from an accidental overdose after being spiked with heroin. On February 16, 2002, his 45-year-old brother older brother Silas Bartley Welliver passed away from muscular dystrophy, and on October 23, 2012, his fourth wife, the producer who was a Movie Producer Elizabeth W. Alexander, passed away from Breast Cancer.
Titus Welliver: Profile Summary
Full Name: Tim B. Welliver
Date of Birth: March 12, 1962
Place of Birth: New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Active Years: 1990-present
Height: 5feet 11inches (182cm)
Weight: 75 kg
Mother’s Name: Norma Cripps (Late)
Spouse(s): Heather Wielandt (div. 1989), Dani Sexton (m.1992; div. 1996), Joanna Heimbold (m. 1998; div. 2004), Elizabeth W. Alexander (m. 2005; died 2012) and Jose Stemkens (m. 2014; div. 2021)
Partner(s): Samantha Edge (engaged 2022)
Children: 3 (Cora, Quin, and Eamonn)
Net Worth: $4 Million
Titus Welliver’s Education
Prior to starting his film and television career in the early 1980s, Welliver studied drama at the New York University. Welliver made friends with Adam Sandler in a comic writing class.
Titus Welliver’s Marriage
Titus Welliver has had five marriages. His marriages to Actress Joanna Heimbold, Hollywood talent agent Dani Sexton, and Heather Wielandt all ended in divorce. When his fourth wife, Movie Producer Elizabeth W. Alexander, passed away from Breast Cancer in 2012, he became a widower.
He is the father of two sons by Heimbold and a daughter by Alexander. Cora, Quin, and Eamonn, his three children, have all made appearances in Welliver’s two shows. In 2014, he married former Model and Dutch Fashion Consultant Jose Stemkens. In May 2019, Welliver filed for divorce from Stemkens. Welliver and Samantha Edge have been engaged sin May 2022.
Titus Welliver: Audiobooks
Welliver has narrated several audiobooks, including Robert B. Parker’s series of American western novels, Appaloosa, Brimstone, Blu-Eyed Devil, Ironhorse. Additionally, he has provided the narration for several crime fiction books from the Michael Connelly Bosch series, such as The Crossing, The Burning Room, and The Wrong Side of Goodbye.