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Ephraim Birney


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Full NameEphraim Birney
First NameEphraim
Last NameBirney
ProfessionCelebrity Child
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameReed Birney
Father ProfessionActor
Mother NameConstance Shulman
Mother ProfessionActress
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusSingle
SibilingsGus Birney
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Date of BirthAugust 7,1996
Age27 years

Ephraim Birney is an actor best known for his work in the movies like Gotham, The Americans, The Mystic, and Exploits of Daddy B

He has several theatre works credited to his name. He is also known as the son of Orange Is New Black actress Constance Shulman.

Ephraim Birney with his mother Constance Shulman.
Ephraim Birney with his mother Constance Shulman. Source: Instagram

Constance Shulman married to award-winning actor

Constance is happily married to award-winning veteran actor Reed Birney

Reed Birney, famous for his Broadway and Off-Broadway plays, won a Tony award in 2016 for the best-featured actor in the play The Humans

Reed has also won three Obie Awards and four Drama Desk Awards in his over four decades of an acting career. 

His notable television and film credits include House Of Cards, four friends, CrimeWave, and The Blacklist

The couple married on 3rd July 1999 and is still together in shining marital relationships.

Ephraim Birney with his parents Constance Shulman and Reed Birney.
Ephraim Birney with his parents Constance Shulman and Reed Birney. Source: Instagram

Her husband was initially depressed as a struggling actor

In an Interview, Reed confronted that in his 42 years of an acting career, his first 35 were bad, and he was depressed most of the time. 

His hard work and consistency continued, and eventually, things started getting better, and his depression went away. 

His children grew up seeing him as a struggling actor.

Ephraim Birney with his family.
Ephraim Birney with his family. Source: Instagram

Ephraim spanned his career stepping into independent production

Ephraim spanned his career stepping into independent production with his original in 2018

He is the writer and director of crowdfunded sitcom pilot, Clickbait: The Show includes his sister Gus Birney as one of the key casts.

He is allergic to dander

Ephraim is allergic to dander, due to which his dad brought home a pet lizard, an Uromastyx, for him 17 years ago

They have named him Jake and are still together with them. Jake is about 14 inches long and is a vegetarian.

Jake gets a chance to walk in front of the building most of the time, and on some Sundays, he is taken for a walk in Central Park so that he can take the pleasure of the sun.

Ephraim Birney with Jake.
Ephraim Birney with Jake. Source: Instagram

He has a younger sister

He has a younger sister Gus Birney who is also an actor. 

Gus is famous for her portrayal of Alex Copeland in the American supernatural horror film The Mist.

She is also a model and songwriter. She was featured in 2017's independent film Darcy

They grew up together around the theatrical environment. The family of four are residing together.

Father and son duo for the first time

After years of their acting career, they shared the stage in Joseph Dougherty's Two-Hander in 2019.

According to Reed, at first, he was a bit worried about how it would be like in the rehearsal room with the family. 

But later he considered Ephraim an acting colleague more than his son. 

He got to know how good, hardworking and professional his son was.

Is he dating anyone?

Ephraim has kept his personal life at a low-profile. It is not known whether he is dating or not. 

It seems he is enjoying the company of his sister and parents. Most of his Instagram posts are with his family.

Net Worth

Ephraim's exact net worth is not revealed, but he works hard to set a benchmark like his father. 

His father led the example of consistency and hard work. The net worth of Reed is:

 Year Net Worth
Reed Birney2020$1million- 2$million


  1. He was born on 7th August 1996. He is currently 24 years old.

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