Garret Dillahunt

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Actor (1964)
Sun Jul 23 2023
By   Prajwol

Michelle Hurd's husband, Garret Dillahunt is an American actor known for his work in movies and TV Shows. Dillahunt's role, Francis Walcott, in Deadwood, skyrocketed his fame.

While Garret is doing fine in his professional life, how is his personal life? Let's know about Dillahunt's wife, children, and net worth.

Garret Dillahunt Married Life With His Wife Michelle Hurd 

The Deadwood actor, Garret Dillahunt is married to American actress Michelle Hurd for a long now. Their nuptials of nearly two decades is a testament to their love and wedding vows. Dillahunt wished their anniversary to his wife Michelle via his Instagram on June 17, 2023.

"27 years now with this go-getter…and it’s just getting better and better. Happy anniversary, Goldie."

Garret Dillahunt and Michelle Hurd are happily married.
Garret Dillahunt and Michelle Hurd are happily married. Source: Instagram @garretdillahunt

Garret and Michelle walked down the aisle on June 17, 2007. Their intimate wedding was kept private and was only attended by their close ones. 

The romantic couple, Dillahunt and Hurds occasionally share a glimpse of their dating life on Instagram. From the look of it, it is known that the love between these love birds has not faded and is intact as it was in the initial days.

Garret Dillahunt & Michelle Hurd First Meeting

Speaking of their initial days, how did Michelle Hurd and her husband Garret meet? Well, like most celebrity couples in the showbiz industry, this pair met while working on a theater production. Hurd and Dillahunt later started dating in 1996.

Hurd was excited to meet her new co-star and love interest in the play. As per the actress, she introduced herself to Dillahun with a big smile. But, the actor does not seem to be interested in talking with her.

Michelle Hurd and Garret Dillahunt are together for nearly three decades now.
Michelle Hurd and Garret Dillahunt are together for nearly three decades now. Source: Pinterest

Dillahunt's response was flat with a simple "Hi. I'm Garret," before turning away. But Hurd saw him engaging in an interesting conversation with another co-star, Missi Pyle, ex-wife of Casey Anderson.

Dillahunt later confessed that his awkward behavior was all because of his nervousness. Things cleared out between these love birds and they started dating.

Does Garret Dillahunt Share Children With Michelle Hurd?

No, the Raising Hope actor Dillahunt is yet to be a father. He does not share any children with his wife Michelle. It looks like the couple is not interested in being parents for now.

Some people also think that either or both is perhaps infertile. Neither of the party has talked about any of the health problems. So this might not be true.

Insight Garret Dillahunt's Wife's Intriguing Life

Garret Dillahunt's beautiful wife, Michelle Hurd shares the same professional field as the actor himself. Thanks to this, the couple met in the first place. Hurd, born on December 21, 1966, is the daughter of Marlyn Hurd and actor Hugh Hurd. Garret's wife has two sisters.

Garret Dillahunt's wife, Michelle Hurd is an actress.
Garret Dillahunt's wife, Michelle Hurd is an actress. Source: Pinterest

Growing up, Michelle was inspired by her father's work which led her to work in this field too. So, as soon as she graduated from Boston University in 1988, Hurd started her acting career by studying at London's national theatre.

Michelle is known for her appearance in movies and TV Shows such as Blindspot, Stark Trek: Picard, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and so on. She has 76 credits as an actress to date.

Garret Dillahunt's Net Worth: How Much Does He Earn From Movies & TV Shows?

With over 90 films and three decades of working experience in the showbiz industry, Michelle Hurd's husband must have earned a fortune right? Yes, you are correct if you guessed that. Garret Dillahunt's net worth is estimated at $4 Million which is similar to FouseyTube


The celebrity does not seem to have other publicly known income-generating business ventures. Talking about Garret's wife, Michelle Hurd has riches of $3 Million. With all this fortunes, the millionaire couple is living a wealthy lifestyle.

According to Virtualgrobetrotting, Dillahunt and his wife own a 2,018 sq ft home costing $929K, as well as condo units in New York City. Besides this, Dillahunt has not revealed his other real estate holdings as well as his car collection yet. 

Garret Dillahunt Movies & TV Shows

Here are some of the commercially successful movies and TV Shows of Michelle Hurd's husband;

Movie/TV ShowRelease YearRole
No Country for Old Men2007Wendell
Fear the Walking Dead2015-2016John Dorie
12 Years a Slave2013Armsby
Army of the Dead2021Martin
The Last House on the Left2009Krug
Deadwood2004-2006Francis Wolcott
The Sarah Connor Chronicles2008-2009Cromartie
The Mindy Project2012-2017Jody Kimball-Kinney
Hand of God2014-2017KD

Garret Dillahunt Age, Early Life & Parents

Garret Dillahunt is currently in his late 50s in terms of age. He was born on November 24, 1964, in Castro Valley, California to Jeanne Dillahunt and David Dillahunt.

Garret Dillahunt showed his father's first passport size photo.
passport-sizeGarret Dillahunt showed his father's first passport size photo. Source: Instagram @garretdillahunt

Dillahunt's father, David was a car mechanic. The 6 ft 1 inches tall Garret is a well-educated person who received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Washington.

Michelle Hurd's husband went to New York University following that. Garret graduated with a Masters's degree in Fine Arts from this university.

Garret Dillahunt Siblings: What Happened To Dillahunt's Brother?

The Army of Dead actor, Garret grew up with his two brothers Brett and Eric. The three shared a close bond and would do many crazy things together till one tragic incident.

Garret's brother, Eric died in a vehicle accident in 1981. Unfortunately, the car in which he was traveling as a passenger had a drunk driver. In addition to that, the driver was overspeeding which caused the car to be veered off the course in Yakima, Washington.

Surely, Eric's death caused him deep pain. Dillahunt's other brother, Brett is now working as a teacher.

Did You Know Garret Dillahunt Adores Cormac McCarthy? Also, know About His Love For Acting

The one person Dillahunt admires is the novelist Cormac McCarthy. He jumps to the audition for every role that is based on McCarthy's books.

Garret Dillahunt in a blue suit.
Garret Dillahunt in a blue suit. Source: Instagram @garretdillahunt

Besides the roles from the novelists' books, the 6ft 1 inch tall Garret loves playing cowboy roles. But this does not mean he does not like to act like other characters. Dillahunt is a workaholic and he loves to work. As per Michelle Hurd's husband acting allows him to escape to some other world.


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