Who Is Clint Eastwood?
Clint Eastwood is one of Hollywood’s biggest names. He’s an actor, producer, director, and former politician. Eastwood is known for his traditionally masculine roles and iconic performances. He has worked on over 50 different films including the Dirty Harry film franchise, American Sniper, and Million Dollar Baby.
For his major contributions to the film industry, Clint Eastwood has racked up dozens of awards. This includes four Academy Award wins (against 11 nominations) and four Golden Globes (against 13 nominations). He’s also only one of two people to have been nominated twice for both Best Actor and Best Director for the same movie for his work on Million Dollar Baby and Unforgiven. He’s also been awarded two of France’s top honours, Commander of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres and the Legion of Honour medal.
Who Has Clint Eastwood Dated/Married?
The list of Clint Eastwood’s former partners is almost as long as his filmography! In fact, Eastwood has had so many girlfriends and partners that his personal life warranted its own Wikipedia page. He’s only been married twice, to Maggie Johnson (1953-1984) and Dina Ruiz (1996-2014). However, he’s had dozens of other long-term romances and short-term affairs, including:
- Mamie Van Doren, actress
- Anita Lhoest, competitive swimmer
- Cathy Reghin, model
- Inger Stevens, actress
- Keely Smith, singer
- Bridget Byrne, columnist
- Gael Greene, restaurant critic
- Sondra Locke, actress
- Jane Brolin, animal rights activist
- Jacelyn Reeves, stewardess
- Barbara Streisand, singer
- Jean Grace, mayor
- Frances Fisher, actress
- Erica Tomlinson-Fisher, photographer
He is currently dating Christina Sandera, a restaurant hostess who is 33 years his junior.
Clint Eastwood’s Children
Date of birth: 1953 (age 65-66)
Mother: Not revealed
Although Laurie is Clint Eastwood’s oldest daughter, he actually didn’t find out about her until decades later. She was a product of an affair while Eastwood was still dating Maggie Johnson, his future first wife. The mother, still unknown, gave Laurie up for adoption. Laurie eventually tracked down her father... 30 years later.
Date of birth: June 17, 1964 (age 55)
Mother: Roxanne Tunis
Kimber’s mum was a stuntwoman and dancer. While married to Johnson, Eastwood had an affair which produced his first legal child, Kimber. Her existence wasn’t revealed to the public until 1989. Today, she’s a make-up artist and film producer.
Date of birth: May 19, 1968 (age 51)
Mother: Maggie Johnson
Eastwood and Maggie’s first child was a son named Kyle. Today, he’s a jazz bass musician. His most recent studio album was In Transit released in 2017. In 1994, he gave Clint a granddaughter named Graylen Spencer Eastwood.
Date of birth: May 22, 1972 (age 47)
Mother: Maggie Johnson
Alison, the second child of Maggie and Clint, went on to become an actress and model. She’s appeared in dozens of films and shorts, including Black and White, I’ll Be Seeing You, and The Mule.
Date of birth: March 21, 1986 (age 33)
Mother: Jacelyn Reeves
In the midst of his divorce with Johnson and live-in partnership with Sondra Locke, Eastwood had yet another affair with a Hawaiian-based stewardess named Jacelyn Reeves. He had two children by her, the eldest of whom is Scott Eastwood, an actor and model. His acting credits include the 2013 Texas Chainsaw film, Suicide Squad, and Pacific Rim: Uprising.
Scott Eastwood’s girlfriend died in a car accident in 2014, an incident which he opened up about in 2016. He’s found it difficult to date since then. There’s no news if Scott Eastwood has a wife or another partner currently.
Date of birth: February 2, 1988 (age 31)
Mother: Jacelyn Reeves
Kathryn is the second child of Reeves and Eastwood. “Father declined” was written on both her and her older brother’s birth certificates. The affair between her mother and Clint Eastwood) wasn’t revealed to the public until 1990, and she and Scott weren’t reported by the media until the 2000s.
Date of birth: August 7, 1993 (age 26)
Mother: Frances Fisher
Before co-starring in Unforgiven together, Frances Fisher and Clint Eastwood began a relationship. In 1993, their daughter was born. Unlike Francesca Eastwood’s siblings, Clint was actually present for her birth. The mother-and-daughter tandem starred in reality show Mrs Eastwood & Company, alongside Clint’s then-wife Dina Eastwood and Francesca’s half-sister Morgan.
Date of birth: December 12, 1996 (age 22)
Mother: Dina Ruiz
Clint’s last-known child is Morgan Eastwood, whom he had with his second wife Dina Ruiz. She first appeared in Mrs Eastwood & Company while her parents were still together. After Dina and Clint divorced in 2014, Dina got full custody of Morgan.
One Big Happy Family
It seems like Clint Eastwood isn’t meant to be a married, monogamous man – his dozens of affairs and relationships over the last seven decades prove it. Despite all that, he’s a devoted and loving father to all eight of his children, and he tried his best to give them a normal, happy life.