American actor Ethan Peck is best known as Patric Verona for ABC’s 10 Things I Hate About You (2009-2010). He also plays Spock in the action-adventure TV series Star Trek: Discovery (2017); he was cast in the second season of the show in 2019.
Ethan, who began his acting career at the age of seven years, has come a long way and imprinting his name in the entertainment industry with legendary characters Spocks.
Furthermore, for his awe-inspiring portrayal as a Sailor in the drama-film Adopt a Sailor(2008), he was even honored with the ‘Best Actor Award’ at the ‘Sonoma International Film Festival 2009.’
Ethan was born on 2 March 1986 in Los Angeles, California. He attended NYU Tisch School of the Arts in 2004. Then, he studied theater in the Experimental Theater Wing(ETW) program at the art school and graduated in 2008.
Family Of Artists; Ethnicity
Ethan belongs to Finnish ethnicity from his paternal grandfather side and Italian from his maternal grandfather’s side as well as Irish, English, French-Candian, including a small amount of German & Welsh ancestors.
His grandfather was a movie actor Gregory Peck, one of the top actors in the 40s and 50s. He was also nominated for an Academy Award four times in his first five years of his acting career and won an Academy Award for Best Actor category for his role in To Kill a Mockingbird (1962).
Like his granddad, his father, Stephen Peck, is a documentary filmmaker & Community Development Director for 'U.S.VETS,' and his mother is an artist. Moreover, his half-sister Marisa Matarazzo is also an author.
Married To Girlfriend?
Ethan Peck has not been reported to be married; however, a look into his Instagram gives glimpses of his relationship with his girlfriend.
He had been dating a producer, musician, and entrepreneur Molly DeWodl since 2016. Together, the love-duo had even walked down the carpet of the Aldo LA Nights 2018 at The Rose Room on 13 June 2018 in Venice, California.
Ethan Peck with Molly DeWodl(September 2018) (Source: Molly's Instagram)
However, Ethan and Molly have not shared any romantic associated with one another since late 2018. So, their current relationship story is complicated.
Talking about his girlfriend, Molly is a Harvard graduate and co-founder of media company RYOT and winner of an Emmy. She was also listed in ‘Forbes 30 Under 30-2017’ list in Media.
Details On Movies And TV Shows
Ethan made his first appearance on TV show Charlie Grace in 1995 and movie debut from Passport to Paris in 1999. Since then, he has been dazzling fans with his outstanding performance.
Down his flourishing career in the film industry, he starred in TV shows like Gossip Girl(2011), Madam Secretary(2016), I Ship it(2019) as well as acclaimed movies like The Sorcerer’s Apprentice(2010), The Honor List (2018), and The Holiday Calendar(2018).
Amongst all, his portrayal in the Star Trek: Discovery has been well praised by audiences. In the series, Paul Stamets (played by Anthony Rapp) and Dr. Hugh Culber (played by Wilson Cruz), played the franchise’s first gay couple.
Some Facts About Ethan:
- Ethan's birth name Ethan Gregory Peck.
- Ethan stands at a height of 1.83 meters (6 feet).
- Besides acting, he is also involved in sports. He has also taken training for classical cello for six years.
- Ethan and his girlfriend Molly DeWodl had celebrated their second dating anniversary on 19 September 2018.