Max Thieriot Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 13 Dec, 2017
Facts of Max Thieriot
Date of Birth: 1988 , October-14
Age: 30 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Max Thieriot
Birth Name Maximillion Drake Thieriot
Nick Name "Max"
Father Bridgit Ann
Mother George Cameron Thieriot
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Altos Hills
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $2 million
Married Yes
Married to Lexi Murphy (m. 2013
Children Beaux Thieriot
Siblings Aidan Thieriot, Frankie Thieriot Stutes
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Max Thieriot is an American actor who is best known for portraying the character of Seth in the comedy movie, The Pacifier along with Vin Diesel. He is active in the industry since 2004 and has appeared in various films and series till the date.

Early Life

Max Thieriot was born Maximillion Drake Thieriot on October 14, 1988, in Los Altos Hills, California to Bridgit Ann and George Cameron Thieriot. He was raised in Sonoma County, California along with his siblings; Frances "Frankie" Cameron and  Aidan.

Thieriot went to Sonoma Country Day School for his schooling. Later he attended El Molino High School in Forestville and completed his graduation. He took an improvisation class after which he was signed to talent manager, Don Gibble.


Thieriot used to do modeling during his initial days; he also appeared in two short films. In 2004, his acting career began with  Catch That Kid. Following year, Thieriot was cast in the action-comedy movie, The Pacifier which helped him gain public attention. Besides, he also got his first nomination, the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actor.

In 2008, Thieriot won the Young Artist award for his performance at Jumper. He worked on several movies and TV series including;  Nancy Drew, Kit Kittredge: An American Girl,  Chloe, My Soul to Take, The Family Tree,  House at the End of the Street,  Bates Motel,  Point Break and many others.

Thieriot plays a role of Navy SEAL Clay Spenser in the CBS drama series, SEAL Team since early 2017.

Personal Life

Max Theriot is a married man. He exchanged a vow with his longtime girlfriend, Alexis "Lexi" Murphy on June 2013 in Lake Tahoe, California. The duo was together for seven years before tying the knot.

Thieriot proposed his lady love during a trip to the Caribbean, where they first met as teenagers. In 2012, the pair officially announced their engagement. The couple is proud parents a son,  Beaux Thieriot who was born in December 2015.

He is the brother-in-law of former Philadelphia Phillies baseball pitcher, Michael Stutes through his sister, Frankie's marriage.

Theriot is fond of animals as he has 19 pets who live with him at his house in California. In the late 1800s, his great-great-grandfather, Michael Henry de Young, co-founded the San Francisco Chronicle.

Net Worth

Max Thieriot is on his way to become an A-lister Holywood celebrity. He came into the limelight since 2004, and his estimated net worth is around $2 million. In 2008, his movie, Jumper made a satisfactory collection at the box office and succeeded to earn more than $140 million at the box office.

Besides acting, Thieriot is also known as vintner as he owns vineyards in his hometown of Occidental along with his two best friends. He generates a good sum from his winery which adds more value to his net worth.