Indiana Hawke: Meet youngest child of Hollywood star Ethan Hawke

Indiana Hawke: Meet youngest child of Hollywood star Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke is a highly respected actor, director, and writer, known for his work in film, television, and theatre. With a career spanning several decades, he has become a household name, with many fans and admirers around the world. Outside of his work, Hawke is also a devoted family man. One of the most precious parts of his private life is his relationship with his kids, including Indiana Hawke, his daughter.

While her father is a highly public figure, she enjoys a relatively private life, away from the spotlight. Her father, however, has often spoken publicly about how much she means to him. Let’s therefore a glimpse into the private world of Indiana Hawke.

Who is Indiana Hawke?

Indiana Hawke, her father Ethan Hawke and her sister

Indiana Hawke was born on July 23, 2011, in the United States of America. She is the daughter of renowned Hollywood actor Ethan Hawke and his second wife, Ryan Shawhughes Hawke.

Hawke is the youngest of all of the actor’s children. Her name, Indiana, means “Land of the Indians” or “Land of Indians”. The daughter of the famous actor is a Leo, according to her zodiac sign.

She has a total of three siblings, two of which are her half-siblings from her father’s previous marriage.

Indiana Hawke age

Hawke is currently 11 years old, as of the time of writing this piece. The celebrity kid is gearing up to hit the age of 12 by July 2023.

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Indiana Hawke family

Hawke is from a close knitted family which has never ceased to show love and affection to every member of their household. 

Her father, Ethan Hawke, married Ryan Shawhughes (her mum), who worked as a former nanny to his children from his previous marriage, in 2008. The couple met when Shawhughes worked as a nanny for Hawke and his then-wife, Uma Thurman.

Hawke and Shawhughes have two daughters: Indiana Hawke and Clementine Jane Hawke (who was born in 2008).

Indiana Hawke with her brother and sister and dog
Indiana Hawke(L) with brother, Levon, and sister, Clementine

Hawke has been open about his admiration for Shawhughes and has credited her with helping him through difficult times in his life. In interviews, he has spoken about their strong emotional connection and how they work together as a team in raising their children. Overall, Hawke and Shawhughes’ marriage has been relatively drama-free and has largely stayed out of the public eye.

Indiana Hawke’s father is a highly acclaimed Hollywood actor, writer, and director, with a career spanning over three decades. He began his acting career in the mid-1980s and gained recognition for his roles in the films Dead Poets Society (1989) and Reality Bites (1994).

Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, Hawke continued to establish himself as a versatile actor, starring in a wide range of critically acclaimed films, including Before Sunrise (1995), Training Day (2001), and Boyhood (2014). He has received multiple award nominations for his work, including four Academy Award nominations and a Tony Award nomination for his work on stage.

Indiana Hawke's family outing

He has directed several films, including Chelsea Walls (2001) and Blaze (2018). He has also written several novels, including “The Hottest State” (1996) and “Rules for a Knight” (2015).

Indiana Hawke has two half-siblings from her father’s previous marriage: Maya Hawke (born in 1998) and Levon Roan Hawke (born in 2002). Despite the age difference between the siblings, they appear to have a close and loving relationship. In interviews, Ethan Hawke has spoken about how all of his children get along well and enjoy spending time together.

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Maya Hawke, Indiana’s eldest sibling, is an actress, singer and model. Maya began her acting career in 2017, with a role in the BBC adaptation of Little Women, where she played the role of “Jo March”. She later landed a role in the third season of the Netflix series, Stranger Things, where she played “Robin Buckley”.

Maya has appeared in several movies and TV shows, including Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Human Capital, and Gia Coppola’s Mainstream. In addition to acting, Maya has also worked as a model and has been featured in campaigns for fashion brands such as Calvin Klein and Saint Laurent.

Indiana Hawke with her sisters
Maya Hawke(middle), with Clementine(L), and Indiana Hawke(R)

Indiana Hawke’s net worth

Indiana Hawke and her family

Indiana Hawke is a minor and is reliant on her parents for her needs. As a result, she is not yet eligible to have a source of income or control of finances. But she does enjoy a luxurious life being the daughter of a highly successful actor.

Hawke’s father, Ethan, is estimated to have a net worth of $55 million.


Despite being born into a family of celebrities, Indiana Hawke has grown up with a sense of privacy and protection. While Indiana’s life may be private, her family’s love and devotion to her are evident.

As she continues to grow and develop, it will be interesting to see what the future holds for her. Perhaps she may follow in her father’s footsteps and pursue a career in the entertainment industry or maybe she may choose a different path.

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