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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 12 March 1961New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Birth NameTitus B. Welliver
Height 5' 11¾" (1.82 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Titus Welliver was born on March 12, 1961 in New Haven, Connecticut. His father was famous landscape painter Neil Welliver. His mother was a fashion illustrator. He has three brothers, one was killed overseas. He was raised in Philadelphia and New York City, surrounded by poets and painters. He credits them for his creativity. Originally wanting to be a painter like his father, he later decided to pursue acting. Titus moved to New York in 1980 to learn his craft. He enrolled in classes at New York's HB Acting Studios while attending New York University. To support himself, Titus did a variety of jobs including bartender and construction worker. His first paid acting job was in Navy Seals (1990) with Charlie Sheen, playing a redneck in the bar." He soon began to appear in movies, including JFK (1991) and The Doors (1991). While appearing in movies, he continued to work in live theater. He appeared in stage productions of Riff Raff, American Buffalo, Naked at the Coast, and Shakespeare's Henry IV Parts I and II. In television series, he has been seen in episodes of The X-Files (1993), NYPD Blue (1993), Touched by an Angel (1994), and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990). He also co-starred in the series, Falcone (2000), where he played Santino 'Sonny Boy' Napoli and Brooklyn South (1997), playing Officer Jack Lowery.

He has also appeared in TV movies including An American Story (1992) and Mind Prey (1999).

Married to actress Joanna Heimbold in May of 1998, they divorced in 2004. They have a son named Eamonn Lorcan Charles who was born on May 20, 1999, and another son, Quinn, born in 2002. In 2006, he welcomed a daughter, Cora, with indie film producer, Elizabeth W. Alexander. They split their time between Los Angeles and northwest Connecticut.

Like his father, Neil, Titus is an acclaimed landscape painter, and has had shows in Maine, California and Connecticut.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Carly & MO840

Spouse (5)

Jose Stemkens (12 May 2014 - present)
Jose Stemkens (12 April 2014 - present)
Elizabeth W. Alexander (2005 - 23 October 2012) (her death) (1 child)
Joanna Heimbold (1998 - 2004) (divorced) (2 children)
Heather Wielandt (26 August 1989 - ?) (divorced)

Trivia (9)

Father was Neil Welliver (1929 - 2005), well-known landscape artist.
Titus plays the harmonica as a hobby.
He has two tattoos. The one on his left forearm is an Irish harp and the one on his right upper arm is the symbol of his karate dojo.
Son Eamonn Lorcan Charles was born on May 20, 1999 with then-wife Joanna Heimbold. He has a second son, born in 2002.
According to his Deadwood (2004) co-stars, he is an excellent mimic and can do many different impressions.
Daughter, Cora McBride Walling Welliver, born in 2006, with Elizabeth W. Alexander.
Son, Quinn, born in 2002, with then-wife Joanna Heimbold.
Three times, he has played characters with strong ties to characters played by Mark Pellegrino. In Lost: Across the Sea (2010) he played Man in Black, Jacob's brother. In Supernatural: Good God, Y'All (2009) he played one of the Four Horseman, War, unleashed by Lucifer's (Pellegrino) rising. In an episode of Prison Break (2005), he played the man to whom Patrick Vikan (Pellegrino) attempts to sell Scylla.
He has German, English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry. The surname "Welliver" had been "Wohleben" several generations back (originating with German ancestry).

Personal Quotes (1)

I literally had a very articulate, though highly impaired, homeless man say to me, "Smokey! I love you! What's happening with Jacob?" Here's a guy living on the street, but he finds a way to watch Lost (2004)! And I'm looking at him, thinking, Your priorities are completely ass-backward.

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