Barret Oliver
Barret Oliver
Real Name/Full Name Barret Spencer Oliver
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Barret Oliver
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 24 August 1973
Age/How Old: 50 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –172 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms –78 Kg
In Pounds –172 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –Kent Oliver
Mother –Kathy Oliver
Siblings: Kyle Oliver
School: Los Feliz School
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Photographer and former child actor
Net Worth: $500 Thousand
Last Updated: May 2024

Barret Spencer Oliver, who spent his childhood in the movie industry, is now a photographer. In his former career, he used to do a lot of films and television series. He got his fame for his role in the movie, The Neverending Story, which was based on the novel of the same name by Michael Ende. He played the character of Bastian Balthazar and since then did many movies or series throughout his childhood from 1981 to 1989.

Well, how well do you know about Barret Oliver? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Barret Oliver’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Barret Oliver to date.

Biography and Early Life

Barret Spencer Oliver was born on 24th August 1973 in Los Angeles, California, U.S., to Kent Oliver, his father, and Kathy Oliver. He also has a brother named Kyle Oliver. Not many details are known about his early life as he was a child when he was in the limelight, and after eight years of being a part of the movie industry, he called it quits and took the profession of photography and never tried to look back.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Barret Oliver in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Barret Oliver’s age is 50 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 24 August 1973. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 172 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78 kg in Kilograms.


He has spent all his childhood in front of the camera and thus didn’t have a proper education. It is known that he completed his high school education at the Los Feliz School. We, however, don’t have any details of his other educational life and therefore can’t comment on his qualifications, if he has any.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Barret has been away from the eye of media since 1989, the year when he left the movie industry. We know nothing about his dating or married life if he is married. He is now a photographer, and hence his life doesn’t spark an interest in media, and hence no details of his personal life are available to us currently.

Is Barret Oliver Gay?

No, Barret Oliver is not gay as far as we know. He has kept his love life away from the cameras and has not shared any details of his personal life with anyone. There are no rumors of him being gay, nor did the media has any information about it. As of now, it is safe to say that Barret Oliver does not identify himself as a part of the queer community.

Professional Career

He started his career in 1981, and since then, he has got the opportunity to do minor roles in both series and films. After three years of struggle, in 1984, he got his big hit when the role of Bastian in the novel-based movie The NeverEnding Story landed on him. He got a lot of fame because of that. After that, he was offered many roles in films and T.V. shows, some of them are Invitation to Hell, Frankenweenie, D.A.R.Y.L., Cocoon, Spot Marks the X, The Secret Garden, Cocoon: The Returns, Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills, The Incredible Hulk, Knight Rider, Highway to Heaven, Finder of Lost Loves, The Twilight Zone, Tall Tales and Legends and Hooperman.

He later quit his acting career and started doing photography and now is a full-time photographer. His photography mainly shows the nineteenth-century processes such as collodion and Woodbury type. He has done some amazing works used in films and displayed in museum and gallery exhibitions.


He has many nominations for his acting career in the 1980s. He was nominated twice for the Young Artist Award in the years 1983 and 1985 for his work in The Circle Family, Highway to Heaven, and The NeverEnding Story. He has one award to his name, The Saturn Awards for Best Performance by a Younger Actor, for his role in the movie D.A.R.Y.L in 1986; one year later, the film was released.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Barett Oliver in 2024

Barret Oliver Net Worth
Barret Oliver Net Worth

As of the year 2024, he has a net worth of $500 thousand. He was a child actor and has done some great movies and series for which he was nominated and even awarded one time. He has earned some of his money from there, but his main source of income currently is photography and is the reason for his net worth of $400 thousand.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He is currently working in the photography profession at a University in Los Angeles.
  • He entered into the field of acting as a child actor after looking at the success of his older brother Kyle in the industry.

Barett Oliver is an American photographer who was a child actor before choosing his career in photography. He has done many films and series in his acting career and has been awarded for that too. He, however, left acting after eight years and followed his passion for photography, and since then, he has dedicated his mind and soul towards his dream.


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