David Paul Olsen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Sep, 2021
Facts of David Paul Olsen
Date of Birth: 1976 , January-2
Age: 45 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name David Paul Olsen
Birth Name David Paul Olsen
Father Paul Olsen
Mother Jeanne Olsen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Moline, Illinois
Ethnicity White-American
Profession Stuntman/Actor
Working For Movies
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for NCIS: Los Angeles
Married Yes
Married to Daniela Ruah (m. 2014)
Children Sierra Esther Ruah Olsen and River Isaac Ruah Olsen
Divorce N/A
Movies Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
TV Show NCIS: Los Angeles
Siblings Eric Christian Olsen
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Stuntman and actor David Paul Olsen is one of the leading faces in the Hollywood Industry. He has played the main role in several notable movies and TV series including Swiss Army Man, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, and NCIS: Los Angeles. He began working as a stuntman with a 2006’s TV movie Deceit. Later, he worked in the TV series The Young and the Restless. From 2013-17, he enacted in a crime show NCIS: Los Angeles. The actor is married to his actress, his girlfriend turned wife, Daniela Ruah with whom he shares two children, a son, and a daughter too. 

Age, Brother, And Bio Of David Paul Olsen

David Paul Olsen was born on January 2, 1976, in Moline, Illinois, the United States under the birth sign Capricorn. He is American as per nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is of Norwegian descent and has a mixed ethnical background. Olsen is the son of Jeanne D. Olsen and Dr. Paul Olsen.

Olsen's parents raised him along with his sibling performing artist Eric Christian Olsen. His brother, Eric is an actor who is well known for his role in the CBS TV series, NCIS: Los Angeles. David Paul Olsen is an older brother of Eric Christian Olsen. Both the brothers spent most of their childhood days in Bettendorf, Iowa. Regarding his academics, he is an alum from the London Metropolitan University and is known the whole way across the world for her acting abilities.

Olsen was very brilliant in his education and he was studious in nature. Though he planned to study business, he did not continue it for a long time. David looking at his parents got highly inspired in working in the related field. He started with his minor performance in early time and later grabbed excellent performance. 

By profession, Olsen is a stuntman. He had performed the stunt in several movies and TV series. Particularly, he is famous for his role in CBS's TV series, NCIS: Los Angeles which starred his wife Daniela Ruah, Eric Christian Olsen, Chris O'Donnell, and LL Cool J.

Olsen also worked in the TV series The Young and the Restless with Mishael Morgan, Eric Braeden, and Eileen Davidson. Some of his other TV and movie credits are General HospitalBones, and Swiss Army Man among others.

In the year 2018, Olsen also made an appearance in the super box office hit movie The Nun sharing the screen along with Demián Bichir, Taissa Farmiga, and Jonas Bloquet.

David Paul Olsen's Net Worth And Charity

The stuntman/actor David Paul Olsen’s net worth is to be in six figures, however, the amount is still under review. But we can say with no doubt that he has collected a considerable amount of money from his various work. Whereas, her actress wife, Daniela Ruah has an estimated net worth of $7 million, as per the Celebrity Net Worth. The couple lives in a lavish house in Boston. 

The actor was also a cast in a 2009 blockbuster movie Transformer: Revenge of the Fallen alongside 
Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, and Tyrese Gibson. The movie was turned out to be commercially successful grossing a total of $402.1 million in the United States and Canada and $434.2 million in other territories, for a total box office collection of $836.3 million worldwide. It also became the second highest-grossing movie of 2009.  

Olsen has appeared in many other hit movies such as The Nun (Box Office: $336.1 million), Swiss Army Man (Box Office: $4.2 million), and G-Force (Box Office: $292.8 million). In the year 2012, Ruah appeared in the super hit movie Brave which was turned out to be commercially successful grossing over $540 million worldwide whereas its budget was $185 million. Furthermore, his brother Eric has an estimated net worth of around $13 million. 

The couple has also been involved in several charitable works and projects. Daniela Ruah is a brand ambassador of the Shopping for a Change campaign. Moreover, Olsen is also associated with one of the organizations. Basically, it indicates about street children and he has been linked up into many conferences and programs related to it.

David Paul Olsen's Wife, Affair, And Relationship 

David Paul Olsen is a married man. The actor is married to Daniela Ruah since 2014. They began dating in early 2010 and tied their knot almost four years later. The couple married in an interfaith tradition on June 19, 2014, in Portugal. His wife Ruah is also his brother’s co-star in NCIS Los Angeles.

The couple wedded in Ruah's nation of origin of Portugal and later Ruah declared. In April of 2016, David Paul Olsen announced that the two were expecting child number 2 along with his wife. The dating history of this beautiful on-screen character has been broadly discussed. She has been in two understood connections and is hitched.

It was also reported Daniela had a miscarriage in October 2015, losing her nine weeks pregnant. 


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Olsen and his wife have two children together. On October 30, 2013, they welcomed their first son River Isaac Ruah Olsen. Furthermore, they gave birth to their second child, a daughter Sierra Esther Ruah Olsen on September 4, 2016.



Olsen’s wife, Daniela Ruah, is a Portuguese-American actress who has appeared in numerous Hollywood and Portuguese movies and TV series. She perhaps is known best for her portrayal of Kensi Blye in the CBS police drama series NCIS: Los Angeles. The two have been together for a long time and sharing a wonderful married life with no rumors of divorce. 

The family of four frequently travels to different parts of the World. Olsen and Riah have also attended several events and functions. And it has been nearly a half-decade that the couple is sharing a blissful married life with no rumors of divorce. David currently resides in Los Angeles, California, along with his wife and two kids. 

Olsen is also quite active on social media like Facebook and Instagram with thousands of followers. He often shares beautiful pictures of his family on social media.  

David Paul Olsen's Age, Height, And Other Facts

  • Height = David Paul Olsen stands at the height of 6 feet 2 inches.
  • Age = As of 2019, his age is 43 years
  • Hair Color: Blonde 
  • Eye Color: blue 
  • Olsen's wife is his brother’s co-star in NCIS Los Angeles.