Who is Ty Tennant?
Ty Tennant was born as Ty Peter Moffett, on 27 March 2002 under the zodiac sign of Aries, in England – however, the actual place of his birth is unknown. He’s a 19-year-old actor, probably best recognized for landing the role of Tom Gresham in the Canal+ / Fox / Star sci-fi drama series “War Of The Worlds” (2019-2021), and featuring as Edwin Payne in the DC Universe / HBO Max superhero comedy-drama series “Doom Patrol” (2021).
How rich is he, as of now? Ty Tennant Net Worth
As of mid-2021, Ty Tennant’s net worth is estimated at close to $300,000, earned through his successful career as a professional actor, who has worked on five television and film titles since he launched his career back in 2013.
Early Life, Parents, Grandparents, Half-Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
Ty is the son of Georgia Tennant, a well-known actress and television producer. She gave him birth at the age of 17, and named him Tyler Peter Moffett, although his biological father remains a mystery – it’s only known that Ty’s mother was in a brief relationship with him while both of them were students.
His maternal grandparents are famous actor Peter Moffet, known by his stage name Peter Davison, who starred as the fifth incarnation of the Doctor in the highly-acclaimed British sci-fi series “Doctor Who”, and actress Sandra Dickinson. In January 2012, Ty’s mother married David Tennant, who featured as the tenth incarnation of the Doctor, after which he adopted Ty, and his mother changed his last name to Tennant in 2012. He has four younger half-siblings, named Olive, Wilfred, Doris and Birdie Tennant. He holds British nationality and belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group. Ty hasn’t shared any details regarding his education, but he presumed to have completed high school.
Professional Acting Career
Ty Tennant developed his love for acting under the influence of his family. He made his debut appearance in 2013, as himself in the made-for-TV comedy film “The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot”, which is a spoof and homage to the BBC One sci-fi series “Doctor Who”. The film was aired on the BBC Red Button, and was written and directed by his grandfather Peter Davison, who also stars alongside Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and Paul McGann, and was produced by his mother Georgia Tennant.
He was then quite inactive until 2019, when he landed the role of the young Christopher Wiseman in the biographical drama film “Tolkien”, directed by Dome Karukosk, and which follows the life of famous English professor J. R. R. Tolkien, who gained fame for being the author of “The Hobbit” and “The Lord Of The Rings”. He shared the screen with such actors as Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, and Colm Meaney.
Thereafter, Ty Tennant made a guest appearance as Aaron McKiernan in an episode of the BBC One medical drama series “Casualty” (2019), which is set in a fictional hospital and follows the lives of its staff and patients.
He gained enormous popularity later that year, when he was chosen to play Tom Gresham in the TV sci-fi drama series “War Of The Worlds”, which is aired on such channels as Canal+, Fox, and Star. It was created by Howard Overman, and based on the novel of the same title written by H. G. Wells. The third season of the series is set to broadcast in 2022.
Most recently, Ty Tennant landed his next major role when he joined the recurring cast of the third season of the American superhero TV series “Doom Patrol” (2021), in which he portrays Edwin Payne. The series is based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name, and airs on both the DC Universe and HBO Max.
Personal Life and Appearance
Ty Tennant is currently romantically involved in a relationship with a girl, and frequently shares their cute snaps on his official Instagram account. However, there is no information about her, even her name.
In his spare time, he enjoys playing both acoustic and electric guitar, and even sings in a rock band.
Speaking about his appearance, Ty Tennant has short light brown hair and blue eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 10ins (1.73m), but information about his weight, vital statistics, biceps size, and shoe size isn’t available.