Josh Winterhalt Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Martial Arts Career

Josh Winterhalt with his wife Sarah Wayne Calleis

Josh Winterhalt Biography

Josh Winterhalt is a mixed martial artist and teacher of the sport from New Hampshire, United States of America. Apart from being known for his career, Winterhalt is widely recognized for being the husband of American actress Sarah Wayne Callies who is famous for her roles in “The Walking Dead” and “Prison Break”.


Winterhalt developed an interest in martial arts at a young age and began learning it to the point of studying martial arts for his university degree at the University of Dartmouth. As not much is known about his early life, it is not known which division of martial arts he was involved in. After completing his college studies, he began his profession as a martial arts instructor and trainer of diverse martial art forms.

How old is Josh Winterhalt? – Age

Winterhalt is 45 years old as of 2020. His exact birth date is not known though it is well known that he was born in 1976, in New Hampshire, USA.

Josh Winterhalt Wife – Sarah Wayne Callies

Winterhalt is married to Sarah Wayne Callies, an American actress who is most famous for appearing in the series ‘Prison Break’ as Dr. Sara Tancredi and on ‘The Walking Dead’ as Lori Grimes. Winterhalt and Sarah met each other during their college days as they attended the University of Dartmouth and began their relationship.

After dating for a while, they tied the knot on July 21, 2002. Not much is known about Winterhalt’s marriage to Sarah as he is known not to be very public about his private life. In fact, he has no social media account and is rarely seen with his wife in public events, hence, there is not much that is known to the public about him.

Josh Winterhalt taking a ride with his wife Sarah Wayne Calleis
Josh Winterhalt taking a ride with his wife Sarah Wayne Calleis

Josh Winterhalt Children – Kids

Winterhalt and Sarah are parents to two kids. Their first child, a daughter known as Keala Wayne Winterhalt was born on July 20, 2007. Their second child is their adopted son by the name Oakes and he was born in August 2013.

Josh Winterhalt Career

An established martial arts instructor, Josh is well known for favoring the Russian system. He has been active in this field for a long time and has taught in various institutions. Martial arts experts work at the gym and also teach people about self-defense and the various tactics in martial arts. Lack of details into Josh’s life has led to a faction of people to believe that he either started his own martial arts school or from his wife’s career and his association to her, he began to working in the entertainment industry most probably as a films martial arts instructor. In the industry, martial artists are often hired to help choreograph, train, and double for actors in action films.