Who Is Gary Owen’s Son Austin Owen? Full Bio, Girlfriend, & More

By Ashi Thapa | Updated on May 30, 2022
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    Austin Owen is an actor and composer who is known for Petty Things: Isolation(2014) and The Gary Owen Show. Moreover, he has also done a couple of stand-up comedies. Apart from that, Austin is also famous as the son of the American actor and comedian Gary Owen.

    Austin’s father Gary Owen has also starred in the movies like Daddy Day Care, Little Man, and College. Besides, he also served in the Navy for six years and is often referred to as the “Funniest Serviceman in America.” Austin on the other hand seems like following his dad’s footsteps and inheriting his skills.

    Scroll down to know more about the life of the comedian Gary and his ex-wife Kenya’s son Austin Owen. Find out about his siblings, parents, girlfriend, and many more!

    How Old is Austin Owen?

    Born on 27th November 2000, Austin is 22 years old. He was born to his father Gary Owen and his mother Kenya Duke Owen in Los Angeles, California. Though he currently resides in Ohio, Owen spent most of his early days in Los Angeles. He is close to both of his parents and is fond of comedy like his old man.

    Austin’s Ethnic Background and Academic Details

    Since his father is Caucasian and his mother is Afro-American, Austin is biracial. Similarly, he holds American citizenship.

    Now, coming to his academic qualification, he went to Heritage High School for schooling. However, he hasn’t revealed anything further regarding his education details.

    Austin Owen’s Parents Had Interracial Marriage

    Gary and Kenya walked down the aisle on 19 July 2003 in a private wedding ceremony attended by their close friends and family. Since their wedding ceremony didn’t go as planned and was full of a series of unexpected moments. That’s why the pair renewed their vows again after 13 years on December 19, 2016.

    Austin Owen's parents Kenya and Gary on their wedding
    Austin Owen’s mom Kenya Duke and dad Gary Owen on their Wedding day

    Despite being from different races and the challenges they face, the couple didn’t listen to anybody’s opinion and tied knots. They were able to set themselves as one of the inspiring duo in the industry.

    Talking about his parent’s first meeting, they stumbled upon each other in the late 1990s. The couple met outside Sunset Boulevard, The Comedy Club through a common friend. However, the duo only exchanged numbers during their second meeting and dated only after conversing on a phone for a year prior to their marriage.

    His Mother Filed For Divorce From His Father

    As most the pair do, this couple also decided to part ways after 18 years of the marital relationship. His mother Kenya filed for divorce back in 2021 citing irreconcilable differences.

    According to the tabloids, she requested the court to order her ex-husband to provide her $44,000 monthly as spousal support. The mom of the child further said that the estranged father wouldn’t answer her calls or reply to her messages.

    How Many Siblings Does Austin Owen Have?

    Austin Owen is the second baby of Kenya Duke Owen, however, he is the first son of her ex-husband, Gary Owen. He has two siblings: one biological and another half-brother.

    Austin Owen with his family
    Austin Owen along with his siblings Kennedy Owen, Emilio William Tolliver, and his parents Kenya Duke and Gary Owen

    His younger sister Kennedy Owen was born on 3rd July 2002 in Los Angeles, California. She also enrolled at Heritage High School along with her elder brother and now studies at North Carolina A&T State University.

    Along with a younger sister, the 22-years also has an elder half-brother Emilio William Toliver. He was born on 18th Jan 1991 and is the son of her mother from her first partner Emilio Toliver Sr. Even though he is the step-brother, they share a strong bond and support each other. Toliver went to Lakota High School and later attended the Art Institute of Ohio-Cincinnati.

    Gary Owen’s Son Austin’s First Stand-Up Comedy

    Austin seems to be highly influenced by his pop, comedian Gary Owen. The son of the stand-up comedian performed for the first time at Tommy T’s Comedy Clubs in Pleasanton, California, back in June 2018. He undoubtedly succeeded to make the crowd laugh hilariously with his jokes and humor.

    While the star kid looked quite confident going on the stage, his father was all anxious and nervous. However, he was there backstage boosting his only son’s confidence like a supportive daddy. As per his dad’s statement, he never asked his old man for any kind of advice before his performance.

    Austin Owen and his father Gary Owen
    Austin Owen with his father Gary Owen

    Regarding the son’s stand-up, Gary said “I didn’t write any jokes for him. The only thing I did was, he came to me and asked me some advice like dad what do you think I should do to get the crowd on my side.”

    Austin’s Mother is an Entrepreneur

    Owen’s mom is an entrepreneur and businesswoman. She is the owner of Premier Sports and Corporate Travel in Ohio. Apart from her business, she has also started doing podcasts recently after her divorce.

    Austin Owen's mother Kenya Duke is a businesswoman
    Austin Owen’s Entrepreneur mom Kenya Duke

    Other than that, according to her Insta bio, she also flips houses. Furthermore, she has also appeared as an actress in Aries Spears: Hollywood, Look I’m Smiling(2011), Gary Owen: Breakinn’ Out the Park(2008), and DeRay Davis: Power Play(2010).

    Is Austin Owen Dating A Girlfriend?

    Unlike his father Gary and mother Kenya, Austin Owen likes to keep his life lowkey. He is not on any social media and doesn’t appear much in public. Because of his scarce availability in media, we are yet to find out if he has any girlfriend now or has dated anyone before.

    Also, there are no reports of his past affairs and romantic relationships.

    Net Worth

    According to multiple tabloids, the net worth of Austin Owen is $100,000. He has been credited as a composer and an actor for Petty Things: Isolation & The Gary Owen Show.

    In the meantime, his father Gary Owen is a millionaire with total assets of $3 million. On the other hand, his mother Kenya Duke Owen is said to have a fortune of $5-8 million.


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