Fast Facts

  • Originally wanted to be a stunt actor like his father.
  • Was a junior rodeo champion as a child.
  • Had a secondary role in E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial before his breakthrough role as Ponyboy Curtis in The Outsiders.
  • Won 2008 reality show Celebracadabra, earning him the title of "World's Greatest Celebrity Magician."


  • Sylvie Anderson — Wife (separated)
  • John Howell — Brother
  • Stacy — Sister
  • Candice Howell — Mother
  • Chris Howell — Father
  • Candy — Sister
  • Dashiell Howell — Son
  • Rae Dawn Chong — Ex-wife
  • Isabelle Howell — Daughter
  • Liam West Howell — Son

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  • Birth Name: Christopher Thomas Howell
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Director

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