Timothy Omundson is an actor who has been in the business of entertaining and recreating reality from the late 1990s until as recent as 2017. He began his journey into the movie industry early from the Seattle Children’s Theater at the tender age of 12 where he studied theatre. He continued on this path through his high school education and later graduated with a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts.
He is popularly known for the roles he played in the series Xena: The Warrior Princess as Eli, Carlton Lassiter in Psych: The Movie and Sean Potter in Judging Amy.
Timothy Omundson’s Biography
Veteran actor, Timothy Omundson’s birth name is Timothy Micheal Omundson. He is a white American born in the populous state of St. Joseph Missouri. He was raised by a middle classed family with a father who is a former railroad man and a mother who was a teacher. He is the youngest of his parent’s four children.
Timothy grew up in Seattle, Washington where his parents relocated to when he was one. He is an actor who has a towering height of 6 feet 1 inch and an athletic build. Little is known about Timothy’s early life and experiences due to his discrete lifestyle.
Education and Career
After attending the Seattle Children Theater, he interned at various theatres during high school with acting as his primary focus. His interest in filmography pushed him to further study during the summer of his junior year in the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York. At such an early stage, Timothy bagged the position of the Champion of Washington state Debate in Dramatic interpretation, two years in a row.
At the age of 13, he traveled to Germany and Australia with his father. Timothy described this period as the most formative time of his life. After junior high school, he attended the Bellevue Washington Interlake High School in 1987 in pursuit of his senior high school education. Shortly after, he was offered admission to the University of Southern California (USC), where he obtained his bachelor of Fine arts in Theater. At USC, Timothy won the Jack Nicholson Award and James and Nony Dolittle Award for outstanding achievements in acting. Before long, he got his first professional acting slot as a guest actor on Seinfeld in 1992 which earned him his first Screen Actors Guild (SAG) card.
After his debut in Seinfeld, Timothy appeared in several television series in the mid 1990s and early 2000s such as Judging Amy where he featured for six seasons and reoccurring and lead roles in Sea Quest DSV, The Luck of the Irish, Jack & Jill, Fired Up, Diagnosis: Murder, Married with Children, among numerous others. Omundson also featured in television shows such as The George Carlin Show, 24, CSI: Miami, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and so on.
Timothy who was involved in voice training during the course of his acting career, utilized this training when he voiced characters in video games such as Nathan Zachary in Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge (2003), various roles in Star Wars: Knight of the Old Republic II-The Sith Lords (2004) and the role of Aris Jorgan in Star Wars: The Old Republic (2011).
There are several films to Timothy Omundson’s credit. A few are Down with Love, Swordfish, Starship Troopers, Hard Pills, 25 Hill among others. In 1996, he was introduced to the big screen when he appeared in Dead of the Night as a club manager. However, the role that shot him into fame and limelight was the 2000 series “Judging Amy” where he starred as Sean Potter. Another notable film of his was Psyche: The Movie and Xena: The Warrior Princess where he played Eli. Being a dexterous and zealous actor, Timothy was also involved in theatre and stage acting. He was seen on plays like Othello, Dr. Faustus, Les Liaisons Dangereuses and Nicholas Nickleby.
Although he’s featured in a number of films, he has only one award which he received in 2016 for the Best Comedy Actor for his role in Galavant to show for his efforts. Aside from his acting career, little is known about any other pursuits by Timothy Omundson.
Timothy Omundson has been around America’s film industry long enough to have achieved some economic stability. Having participated in all aspects of acting – stage, television, and film – it is expected that he has done well for himself financially. According to a recent research, the net worth of Timothy Omundson is currently at $3 million dollars. This dictates his economic stability.
Family – Wife
Actor Timothy Omundson is married to Allison Cowley, who is also an actress. The two got married in 1997 after dating for a while and presently have two daughters; Lily and Nora. Unlike most celebrity marriage, the Omundsons have been able to stay away from scandals and breakups since the beginning of their marriage, however, there were rumors of a divorce although nothing was confirmed as Timothy prefers to keep much of his life a secret. He resides with his family in Hollywood Hills, Studio City, Los Angeles.
Is Timothy Omundson Dead? Health Update
In April 2017, the dexterous and funny actor suffered a mild stroke at the Tamper airport and was rushed to the ER for a surgery. During this period, the active social media actor was quiet about his health status but later informed his fans through his Twitter account of his recovery.