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Kit Culkin Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height

Kit Culkin Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height

Facts of Kit Culkin

Full Name:Kit Culkin
Birth Date:December 5, 1944
Age:79 years
Country:United States
DivorcePatricia Brentrup (1974–1995); Jeanette Krylowski; (1995–d. 2017)
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorWhite
Birth PlaceNew York City
FatherPhilip Harley Culkin
MotherMarian Ethel
SiblingsBonnie Bedelia, Bonnie Bedelia, Candace Culkin
KidsJennifer Adamson, Christian Culkin, Quinn Culkin, Dakota Culkin, Macaulay Culkin, Kieran Culkin, Rory Culkin, Shane Culkin
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Kit Culkin is an American stage actor. In 1964, he has appeared in a stage production of Hamlet. However, he is popular as the father of the Culkin family of actors including Macaulay Culkin, Kieran Culkin, and Rory Culkin.

Early Life

Kit Culkin was born on  5, 1944, in New York City, NY in the United States of America. His horoscope is Sagittarius. He is the son of Philip Harley Culkin (father) (1898–1977), who was in public relations, and Marian Ethel (mother) (1914–1964), a writer and editor.

Kit holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group. He grew up along with his two siblings sister Candice Culkin, actress Bonnie Bedelia and one brother Terry Culkin in New York City. Concerning his education, he attended classes at the School of American Ballet.

Is Kit Culkin Married? Who is His Wife?

Previously, Kit Culkin was a married man. His first wife’s name is Patricia Brentrup and dated a few years they married in 1974. Similarly, from their relationship, the couple’s seven kids are Shane (b. 1976), Dakota (1978–2008), Macaulay (b. 1980), Kieran (b. 1982), Quinn (b. 1984), Christian (b. 1987), and Rory (b. 1989). Unfortunately, the pair divorced in the year 1995.

Kit Culkin with his family
Caption: Kit Culkin with his family (Photo: Instagram)

After his divorce, he was in a relationship with his long-time friend and partner Jeanette Krylowski. The pair began dating in the year 1995 just after his divorce. They maintained a long relationship between them but not married.

However, the duo’s long-time relationship ended when Jeanette died on May 31, 2017. Culkin left his Grants Pass residence after her death and his location is also unknown.

Now talking about his children, he has Eight children. He shared Jennifer Adamson (1970–2000) with Adeena VanWagoner but no information about Adeena. Unfortunately, his daughter Dakota was struck by a vehicle when she stepped off a curb into its path on December 9, 2008.

At the age of 30, she died when taken to UCLA Medical Center because of injuries the following afternoon. Jennifer also died in the year 2000 at the age of 29 due to a drug overdose.

What is Kit Culkin’s Net Worth and Salary?

Kit Culkin has surely earned a decent amount of money throughout his career. He is living a lavish and luxurious lifestyle with her family members. On the other hand, his son Rory has a net worth of around $1.5 million as of 2022.

Similarly, his son Kieran has an estimated net worth of around $4 million. In addition, his son Shane has a net worth of $15 million highest of all.


  • Kit began his career working on Broadway in theater productions.
  • In this early career, he worked with actors such as Richard Burton, John Gielgud, Laurence Olivier, and Anthony Quinn.
  • He credits his successes to his mother.
  • However, there is no information on his career rather than that.
Kit Culkin then and now
Caption: Kit Culkin then and now (Photo: Dailymail)
  • On the other hand, his brother and sister also worked in theater and television.
  • His three sons Macaulay, Rory, and Kieran followed in his father’s footsteps and became professional actors.
  • After that, the Culkin family from a modest to a wealthy journey began.
  • His three son is a popular actor in Hollywood and established themselves as a prominent actor.

FAQs of Kit Culkin

Who is Kit Culkin?

The kit is an American stage actor. In 1964, he has appeared in a stage production of Hamlet.

When was Kit Culkin born?

Culkin was born on December 5, 1944, in New York City, NY in the United States of America.