Finn Wittrock is an actor and a singer who first began his career with minor roles in television shows. He is known today for famous works like All My Children which ran from 2009 to 2011, Death of a Salesman (2012) and so many others.
Finn has won a couple of awards in recognition of his talent and beautiful works as an actor, in addition to this, he also won the heart of the woman he met while studying acting in school, who is now his wife. Find out all about him here, his better half and the talk about his sexuality.
Finn Wittrock Bio – Age
Call him Peter and it won’t sound weird to those who knew when he was born and named Peter “Finn” Wittrock, Jr. His birthdate was on October 28, 1984, in Lenox, Massachusetts. While his mother Kate Claire Crowley was a professor of occupational therapy, Finn’s father – Peter L. Wittrock, Sr. was an actor who saw his children [Finn and his brother Dylan] watch him frequently as he performed at the Shakespeare & Company theatre where he worked.
Growing up, Finn Wittrock would often act in the theatre alongside his father as a pageboy or messenger at times. It was from these little exposures that his acting interest and aptitude budded into the superstar we know today.
Having identified what he was naturally good at, his parents had him enrolled at the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, where he spent the better part of his time acting and making films with his peers. After his high school graduation and a failed attempt to impress on television, Finn Wittrock realized he needed to polish his skills the more as having the passion for acting doesn’t guarantee accurate depiction of the characters.
Thus, he went to the famous Julliard School where he was a member of the drama division’s Group 37 (2004–2008). Finn Wittrock knowing what he had seen in the real world of acting and how difficult it was to land roles, knew what he wanted to get out of Julliard. As such, he became an active member of the school’s drama team and in recognition of his contributions to The Julliard School journal, he was awarded the Julliard Journal Award. Finn graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2008.
After graduation, he quickly landed roles in Romeo and Juliet as Romeo in the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s production, as well as playing the role of Eugene Marchbanks in Candida at the Berkshire Theatre Festival. Over the years, he has done other stage works like The Guardsman in 2013 which was at The Kennedy Center and most recently Jim O’Connor in The Glass Menagerie at Belasco Theatre. His television works include the likes of Criminal Minds (2012) and, one of his notable film roles was in A Futile and Stupid Gesture of 2018 where he portrayed the character of Tim Matheson.
Who Is Finn Wittrock’s Wife, Sarah Roberts?
Finn Wittrock did not only receive training at Julliard School to act better, he also got to meet the lady who is now his wife there. The actor is married to Sarah Roberts who studied fashion designing; she has collaborated with fashion experts like Juan Carlos Obando.
Finn and Sarah got married on October 18, 2014, in a private wedding ceremony attended mainly by family and close friends. Their union is yet to produce an offspring as they are mostly focusing on advancing their career at this time. When they do make a baby or babies, we will let you know.
Is He Gay?
Being that he is publicly known to be married to a woman, Finn Wittrock is certainly not gay. However, for a role he has played in a movie as a gay prostitute in Master of Sex and another role in The Normal Heart, Finn made himself a friend of the gay community.
With that, people started wondering if the man is in any way, sexually attracted to his gender. Since then, he has been reported to be on every gay entertainment website in addition to being nominated for an award by the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association.
Height – How Tall Is He?
The actor stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.8 m.