Taryn Van Dyke is an American actress and the daughter of the well-known actor Barry Van Dyke and his spouse, Mary Carey Van Dyke. She is well known for her role in Murder 101.

Taryn’s Van Dyke Parents And Early Life

The gorgeous lady, Taryn is the youngest child of popular actor Barry Van Dyke and his wife Marry Carrey Van Dyke, she was born on the 1st of June 1986. She has got three siblings all three are her brothers named  Carey Van Dyke, Shane Van Dyke, and Wes Van Dyke.

Moreover, the actress is very close to her brother and family with whom she spends most of her time.

Marry Carey Van Dyke  wearing a white coat with her husband  Barry Van Dyke wearing a Black suit
Taryn Van Dyke parents, source: @Gossip Diary.

About Van Dyke Family Members

Well, the Van Dyke family is one of the most reputed and known families among the Hollywood elites. Van Dyke family got its reputation starting from Dick Van Dyke who is a famous American actor and comedian. He started this family dynasty and he is still respected for his seven-decade of work in Hollywood as a different character.

Likewise, Dick Dyke son’s continued their father’s legacy by acting and portraying different roles in various movies. Van’s son and their children continued their legacy in Hollywood by not only acting but also by investing in movies and making series. Most of the family clans worked in The popular series Diagnosis Murder and began their acting career or made improvements in their career.

Taryn’s Grandfather Dick Van Dyke

Dyke or Richard Wayne Van Dyke is the grandfather of Taryn and is the main man of the Van Dyke family. He is an actor and comedian who gained popularity and fame for his excellent comedy timing. He was the popular host of a show called The Dick Van Dyke Show.

Moreover, the big name’s career started as an army who fought in world war II where he served in the Air Force of the U.S army. He wasn’t a fighter pilot or any sort of army but served as a radio broadcaster and later performed in service shows.

Likewise, his acting career began in the 1950s after discharging himself from army service. Richard’s career started by hosting various late-night comedy shows throughout the 50s. He got a breakthrough from the show Board way after that he got numerous tv shows and movies to act in.

Dick van Dyke in a black suit with his wife Arlene Silver in award show.
Dick Van Dyke with his current wife Arlene Silver. source: @Insider.

Similarly, Richard has been married three times until now. The now 97-year-old first marriage happened on 1948 February 12 when he married Margerie Willet. The former couple separated in 1984 after 36 years of marriage where they had four children one of whom is Taryn’s father Barry and Stacy Van Dyke.

In addition, the Marry Poppins star then later began a relationship with Michelle Triola Marvin with whom he stayed for 30 more years until the death of Marvin in 2009. His current relationship began with a makeup artist Arelene Silver in 2012 and the couple is currently married.


The Murder 101 actress Van Dyk’s e family is a family full of Hollywood background, from her grandfather to her father and her brothers all have been involved in Hollywood for some time now. so it was no surprise that she got her to break into Hollywood easily and quickly.

Moreover, the stunning lady debuted her acting career in the Tv series Diagnosis Murder where she appeared in three episodes. In the first episode, she worked as Maddie and in the latter two, she worked as Missy. In this series, she worked with all three of her siblings.

After doing the series and others, the media star took a brief seven years gap from acting. She hasn’t revealed why but in 2007 she did, however, make a comeback to Hollywood. She played in the movie called Murder 101: College Can Be Murder, in the role of college student Lisa. She had co-written this movie alongside her brother Wes.

In addition, as per IMDb, the beautiful woman hasn’t done any movie or series since then and many consider that was the last movie she has retired from acting however that hasn’t been officially confirmed by her or her family members.

Taryn’s Relationship Status

Taryn Dyke has been a secretive and private personality throughout her life. She believes that what happens in a celebrity’s personal life should not be a discussion with the public. This is why there is little to no information about Taryn’s personal life.

Likewise, the star daughter although being from a celebrity family has always kept a low profile and hasn’t revealed much about herself in the public eye. She is currently speculated to be single as there isn’t any info suggesting she might be in a relationship.

What’s Taryn’s Net Worth?

Well, Taryn Van Dyke has made a healthy income for herself from her brief acting career. The star of the movie Murder 101 has a net worth of around $200k which is quite a decent sum.

Her source of income majorly can be traced to her acting career where she has done a handful of movies and series. While talking about her father, Barry holds a hefty net worth of $6 million and her grandfather has a staggering net worth of $50 million.

Physical Appearance

The 37-year-old Taryn is a good-looking and dashing woman with a good height and fair weight. She has a good body measurement although her exact measurement is unknown now.

Likewise, the star kid has blonde hair which suits her so well. She also has charismatic blue eyes which catch the attention of any person.

Does Taryn Have Social Media?

Dyke believes in privacy and likes to keep a low profile, despite being from a family where everyone is a celebrity and renowned she has been able to keep herself private and far from media eyes.

That’s why she doesn’t have any social media platforms and keeps her life to herself and her family.

Has Taryn Won Any Awards?

Taryn although having worked in a decent amount of shows and movies hasn’t officially won any awards so far in her acting career. Although she won’t be much disappointed about it as she is loved and adored by her fans and that’s the best award anyone can win.

Are There Any Rumors And Controversies Regarding Taryn’s Life?

The American star likes to keep her life private and far from the media. It looks like she doesn’t want simple attention from the media and lives far from Hollywood gossip and doesn’t get much involved in any topic that can cause controversy. As of now, there hasn’t been any controversy regarding Taryn that has come to media attention.

Likewise keeping her life private has also meant that no details or smoke regarding what’s going on in her life comes out in the media, so there hasn’t been any kind of rumors regarding the that Diagnosis Murder star has riled up the media or her fans.

However, there was a rumor about her family member. In 2018 it was rumored that his grandfather Dick Van Dyke has died and donated all his earnings to the Trump Foundation which was later dismissed as her grandfather is still alive and doing well.

Some Facts About Taryn Van Dyke

  • Taryn along with her brother belongs to a family with a Hollywood background as her grandfather, father, and uncles all have done some shows and movies.
  • Her father has a net worth of around $6 million from movies and ventures.

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