Ethan Hawke He is the proud father of four children.
The actor shares two children – Maya Hawk And the Levon Rowan Thurman Hawk – With actress Uma Thurman, whom he married from 1998 to 2005. He is also the father of Clementine Jean Hook and Indiana Hook, whom he welcomed with his wife, Ryan Shaws Hook.
Ethan said that his children give his life new meaning, saying, “The cool thing about kids is that they just need you every day. It gives you a balance in your life. Meaning your whole life isn’t just about yourself.” as previously called “Parenthood”The greatest fun of my lifeBeing a parent, he said, is ‘the only role, if I fail, I will consider my life a failure.’
“They all watched White Canine That day, he told PEOPLE. I’m in every shot of this movie, and an hour and 15 minutes in I’m, “How do you guys like it?” And they’re like, ‘It’s okay. when will you come? I got really hurt. I mean, am I even unrecognizable? And they were like, ‘What do you mean?’ And I said, ‘That crooked-toothed!’ ‘Oh! That’s you?’ ”
However, his profession still seemed to affect his children, as few of them followed in his footsteps and began to act on their own. Ethan and his eldest daughter Maya are set to screen together in the upcoming rom-com.
Read on to find out all about the four children of Ethan Hawke.
Maya Hawke, 24
Ethan welcomed his daughter Maya Hawke with his ex-wife Thurman on July 8, 1998. Like her parents, Maya is an actress, best known for her role as Robin Buckley in Weird things. She got her start on screen playing Joe Marsh in the BBC 2017 edition of little Women.
“It’s one of the best moments of my life Watching her inside a little WomenEthan told People about his daughter’s debut in the 2018 movie. “You didn’t do a good job, you did a great job. To see your child thrive, and to see her thrive in a profession that she respects so much, to which I have dedicated my life, I was so proud of her.”
In 2020, Maya worked alongside her father in the Showtime Limited series Good Lord Birdappears as Annie Brown, daughter of Ethan Hawke’s character John Brown.
Talking to Entertainment WeeklyMaya said, “Working with my father has been wonderful. I wish to work with my father all my life. He is my greatest teacher and my greatest advisor, and it is an honor to work with him.”
“I’ve never been to a location where Everyone who was there was equally excited To be there as actors and directors and everyone else was,” she told People at the movie’s premiere in Los Angeles.
Maya said despite her mother’s ties to Tarantino Her father helped her get the role.
“I got auditioned for the project through regular channels through my agents and did an audition in my bedroom with my parents,” Maya said. The Hollywood Reporterdetailing the process of landing her role as a flower child in the film.
She said about her parents in an interview with: “I always manage decisions by them.” The Wall Street Journal. “They both have similar levels of success but really different experiences on the job.”
“I think this is Biggest advantage [I have], that I have information about pitfalls and good things. “I hope that will prevent me from making some mistakes that young actors can make.”
The advice channel It runs both ways between Maya and her father.
Ethan Hawke said in an interview published in the newspaper Los Angeles Times. “It’s not exactly the journey that some people might think.”
Maya, a singer and songwriter, also credits her father for helping her find her passion to music.
“So, when I was with my dad, we used to spend a lot of time together playing guitar, singing songs, writing poetry and drawing late at night,” she said. as if magazine. “He was figuring out how to fully engage with a child. I was the kid who wasn’t interested in sports, so he had to interact with me in creative ways. This is where I built my connection to art, and art is a tool of communication.”
Maya’s second album, mossReleased in September 2022.
Levon Roan Thurman-Hawke, 20
Levon Rowan Thurman Hawk He is Ethan’s second child with Thurman. The husband welcomed him on January 15, 2002.
Levon is immersed in the world of fashion, often Accompany his mother to fashion events Like the Dior fashion shows.
He is also an actor, who has appeared in anthology dramas on Apple TV + crowded room Together with actors like Tom Holland And the Emmy Rossum. Levon is also set to be a star Zoe KravitzDirection for the first time Pussy Island.
When Levon isn’t acting or attending fashion shows, he’s often Sit on the field At sporting events with his father. In the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, Ethan even had Levon switch seats with him so that he can sit next to him Rihanna.
Clementine Jane Hawk, 14
Born Clementine Jane Hawke in July 2008, he is Ethan’s first child with his wife Ryan.
When Clementine was still a baby in 2010, Ethan said that his eldest daughter, Maya, she was helping babysitting.
“Maya is about to turn 12, so she’s getting on really well with the baby,” Ethan said at the time.
Talking to People at the 2010 Manhattan Premiere Brooklyn eliteIn this article, the actor spoke about the difficulties of reconciling acting and parenting life.
“Anyone to be The parent who wants to have a career “He knows it,” Hawke said. “It’s a struggle…always a balance.”
In 2021, Clementine joins Ethan’s dad in front of the camera through 36 Santa Barbara International Film Festival He presented the Montecito Award to the actress Amanda.
Like his other children, Ethan said Clementine wasn’t particularly interested in any of his acting projects – until he starred in 2022. moon knight.
My 13 year old son opinion moon knight tractor Suddenly being a real actor for her,” he told PEOPLE. She saw it on her phone, she’s like, “Dad, this looks really good.” I mean her eyes are just gone [wide]; You couldn’t believe it. “That’s what kids talk about at school.” So this is the first one [impressed] to her.”
Indiana Hawk, 11
In July 2011, Ethan He welcomed his second child With Ryan, a daughter named Indiana.
Like her father and older brothers, Indiana also appears to have had an early passion for music. While social distancing in 2020, I participated in a family singing With Ethan, Maya, Levon and Clementine. Older sister Maya led the way with vocals for “To Live Is to Fly,” where Indiana and Clementine joined in the harmonies while Ethan and Levon played guitars.
On Easter Sunday 2022, Ethan Hawke shared a rare photo of He and his youngest daughtercommented: “Nature does what it does. Happy Easter and Happy Spring to all.”