Balthazar Getty Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 23 Nov, 2020
Facts of Balthazar Getty
Date of Birth: 1975 , January-22
Age: 46 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet
Name Balthazar Getty
Birth Name Paul Balthazar Getty
Father John Paul Getty III
Mother Gisela Getty
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Tarzana, California
Profession Actor, Musician
Net Worth $200 million
Famous for Lord of the Flies
Affair with Sienna Miller
Married Yes
Married to Rosetta Millington
Children 4
Education Gordonstoun School
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies Lord of the Flies, Young Guns II, Lost Highway, The Judge
TV Show Charmed, Nightmare Classics, Brothers & Sisters
Siblings 1
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Los Angeles based Balthazar Getty is a popular American actor and musician. He is best known for his debut movie Lord of the Files. Similarly, he is also famous for his various roles in Lost Highway, Charmed, Feast, and Young Guns II.

Family Background & Education

Balthazar Getty was born Paul Balthazar Getty on January 22, 1975, in Tarzana, California to parents John Paul Getty III and Gisela Getty. He has a sister, Anna Getty who is an actress. 

Likewise, Balthazar's other family members are Sam E. Rork (great-great-grandfather), George Getty (great-great-grandfather), Ann Rork Light (great-grandmother), Jean Paul Getty (great-grandfather), Sir John Paul Getty (grandfather), and Mark Getty (uncle). 

Talking about Getty's education, he attended Gordonstoun School

Started Acting At The Age of 12: Career Success

Balthazar Getty was only 12 when he began his career as an actor. In 1989, he made his acting debut appearing in an episode of the television series Nightmare Classics

The next year, 45 years old actor came to the limelight for playing the role of Ralph in the film Lord of the Files along with Chris Furrh, Danuel Pipoly, Andrew Taft, James Badge Dale, and Edward Taft.

From 2005 to 2006, Balthazar played the main role of Thomas Grace in the action thriller series Alias starring Jennifer GarnerRon RifkinMichael VartanBradley Cooper, and Melissa George. Also, he appeared in several TV shows such as Twin Peaks, When We Rise, House of Lies, Hawaii Five-0, Brothers & Sisters, Pasadena, Ghost Whisperer, and Charmed.

CAPTION: Charmed actor Balthazar Getty SOURCE: ABC News

Additionally, Getty also featured in movies like Young Guns II, Mr. Holland's Opus,  White Squall, Lost Highway, Big City Blues, Four Dogs Playing Poker, The Center of the World, The Tripper, Big Sur, The Judge, Unity, and Horror.

In the upcoming years, Lord of the Files actor would appear in post-production films like La Flamme Rouge, Why Not Choose Love: A Mary Pickford Manifesto, and A Fall from Grace.

Net Worth And Salary

As of November 2020, Balthazar Getty has an estimated net worth of $200 million. So far, he has altogether 59 acting credits under his name. 

6 feet tall actor earned a salary of $50,000 from the film Four Dogs Playing Poker in 2000. Likewise, he gained $255,360 from the sales of the video Big Sur and $12,880,000 from another video The Judge.


As of 2020, the multi-talented personality Getty lives in a luxurious house located in San Francisco.

Besides that, he had a 6,000-square-foot mansion in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles. Back in April 2017, the villa was sold for $9.85 million.

Personal Life: Affair, Marriage, Wife, & Kids

Balthazar Getty is married to Rosetta Millington. The couple exchanged their wedding vows on May 3, 2000.

Getty along with his fashion designer wife has four children. The duo is the happy parents of Cassius Getty, Grace Getty, Violet Getty, and June Getty

CAPTION: Balthazar Getty and his wife, Rosetta Millington SOURCE: Zim Bio

Due to the controversy of Balthazar's affair, he was once in the limelight. He had a year-long affair with actress Sienna Miller

Eventually, Lost Highway's actor ended his affair and decided to live with his spouse. Later in an interview, he revealed that he feels that his affair with Miller made his marriage stronger.