Elden Henson is an American actor who has actively worked in the entertainment industry since 1982 to date. Initially, he became involved in this show business as a child actor. Then, he worked as a print model and professionally began acting in television series and commercials at four.

His debut acting role in television was in two soap operas, ‘As the World Turns.’ Likewise, this actor is well-known for his portrayal in ‘Daredevil,’ where he played the role of Foggy Nelson. Talking about his movies, he is famous for playing the role of Pollux in ‘The Hunger Games’ film series.

Quick Info
Full NameElden Ryan Ratliff
Parents NameGeorge Ratliff
Sayde Henson
Birth Date30 August 1977
Birth PlaceRockville, Maryland, United States
Siblings2 brothers
Height5 feet and 9 inches (175cm/1.75m)
Weight67 kg (147lbs)
Net Worth 2021$5.4 million
Spouse (204-2016)Kira Sternbach
Children1 son- Dodger

Elden Henson

Where was Elden Henson born?

Elden Henson’s full name is Elden Ryan Ratliff. He was born on 30 August 1977 in Rockville, Maryland, United States. His father, George Ratliff, was a former New York theater actor, while his mother Sayde Henson was an educator and former photographer. He grew alongside his two brothers, who are both actors named Garette Ratliff Henson and Erick Ratliff.

Moreover, he also has a step-younger half-brother named Ellington Ratliff. Elden is currently 43 years old with a Virgo star sign. He holds an American nationality, and as per his ethnicity, Elden is White. His religious views are unknown to the public.

Where did Elden receive his education?

Elden Henson completed his high schooling at John Burroughs High School. He also enrolled at Emerson College, but he dropped out of the college a few times.

How much is Elden Henson’s height and weight?

Elden stands 5 feet and 9 inches (175cm/1.75m) and weighs around 67 kg (147lbs). He has an average body figure. Moreover, he has a pair of blue-colored eyes and blonde hair color.

Is Elden Henson married? 

Elden Henson married Kira Sternbach in 2014, and they parent a son named Dodger. But they filed a divorce in 2016 after living together for two years.

Talking more, Kira Sternbach is an actress and casting director. She is known for her role in ‘Bad Neighbours’ in 2014. Furthermore, he doesn’t have any official social media handles.

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How did Elden Henson begin his career?

Elden Henson landed his debut film role in ‘Jaws: The Revenge’ in 1987. He then played in ‘ Elvis & Me’ in 1988 when he was 10 years old. Likewise, he appeared in ‘Turner & Hooch’ in 1989, ‘Radio Flyer’ and ‘The Mighty Ducks in 1992, ‘D2: The Mighty Ducks in 1994, and ‘Foxfire’ in 1996. He also had the role of Fulton Reed in ‘D3: The Mighty Ducks in 1996. His other movies in the 1990s were ‘The Mighty’ in 1998, ‘She’s All That,’ and ‘ Idle Hands’ in 1999. In the year 2000, Elden played in a survival drama film ‘Cast Away’ as Elden Madden, and in ‘Manic,’ ‘O’ as Michel and Roger Rodriguez respectively in 2002.

Similarly, he also played Turk in ‘Dumb & Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd’ and Ron in ‘Evil Alien Conquerors’ in 2003. Furthermore,  Elden also played the role of Gunnars and Taylor in ‘Déjà Vu’ in 2006 and ‘Rise: Blood Hunter’ in 2007, respectively. He then had the role in the short film ‘The Death and Return of Superman’, where he played Doomsday in 2011. Moreover, he also played in a biographical drama film, ‘Jobs’ as Andy Hertzfeld in 2013.


Elden then starred in a dystopian science fiction adventure film ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1’ in 2014 and ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2’ in 2015. In this film series, he played the role of Pollux, where he starred alongside Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, etc. His latest played film is ‘Spivak’ in 2018.

Elden Henson made his debut acting role in the television series ‘As the World Turns,’ which ran from 1982 to 1985. He appeared in two episodes where he played the role of Paul Ryan. His other series include ‘1st & Ten’ in 1984, ‘Amazing Stories’ in 1985, ‘Fame’ in 1986, ‘What a Country,’ and ‘Highway To Heaven’ in 1987. After this, he directly appeared in ‘Saved By The Bell: The New Class’ and ‘The Ben Stiller Show’ in 1993. After that,  Elden again took many years and appeared in the 2004 series ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Will Caray. He then appeared in ‘Smith,’ ‘ER,’ and ‘Private Practice’ in 2007, ‘Psych’ and ‘Grey’s Anatomy in 2009.

His most prominent role is in the Marvel-based TV series ‘Daredevil’ as Foggy Nelson. He appeared in this series from 2015 to 2018, playing in a total of 38 episodes. Meanwhile, Elden also starred in ‘Workaholics’ and ‘The Defenders’ in 2017. Likewise, he also played in ‘Jessica Jones’ and ‘Luke Cage’ in 2018.

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Has Elden won any awards?

Elden Henson has received a nomination from the Young Artist Award in 1993. But he has not won any awards. We wish him luck with his upcoming future.

What is the Net Worth of Elden Henson?

Elden Henson is a famous actor in the Hollywood film industry. He began his acting career at an early age and is now one of the renowned actors in the industry. Likewise, he has a huge fandom and has received immense love from his audiences. Along with their popularity, he has also accumulated a good amount of money.

He mainly earns from his professional career acting in different movies and television series. Moreover, he also earns from brand deals and sponsorships. Elden Henson has an estimated net worth of $5.4 million as of 2021.