Portrayed Dalton Lambert within the 1st two Insidious motion pictures and also experienced roles within the blockbuster motion pictures Iron Man 3 and Jurassic World. Additionally, he acted alongside his sister Ryan within the 2008 film Groundbreaking Road. He made an appearance on-screen as a child, playing the part of baby Jack port Manning using one Life to reside. He appeared inside a 2008 bout of it series CSI, playing the type Tyler Waldrip. His sister Ryan is definitely three . 5 years more than him. He acted reverse Rose Bryne both in Insidious (2010) and Insidious: Section 2 (2013).
Movies Jurassic World, Iron Man 3, Insidious: Chapter 2, Insidious, The Nice Guys, The Next Three Days, Revolutionary Road, Little Children, Meadowland, War of the Worlds, Pride and Glory, Extracted, Hangman, Gardens of the Night, Family of Four, Arcadia, Sitters Street, Barbados
Star Sign Leo
At the age of 14, he has appeared in two movies that grossed over $1 billion worldwide: Jurassic World and Iron Man 3.
Was taught the ukulele while on location in Hawaii by Oscar Award winner, 'Kirk Francis'.
Hidden Valley, Ca: Filming Extracted (2012), Ty Played Young Anthony. [October 2010]
Los Angeles, Ca: Ty completed added scenes for Insidious (2010). [December 2010]
Filming All The Kings Men, as young Jack Burden in Louisiana, USA. [December 2004]
Pittsburgh, PA: Filming Paul Haggis's "Next Three Days" [September 2009]
At Russell Crowe's invitation Ty sat next to Crowe fielding questions at the Hollywood Forgin Press Conferance for The Next Three Days (2010) at the Waldorf Astoria Towers in NYC in November 2010.
Played the Cello; learning the Ukulele because its easier to travel with.
Played the son of Patrick Wilson 3 times. First in Little Children, again 4 years later in Insidious, then again several years following, in Insidious: Chapter 2.
Went to public school K-5; Attends a private middle school when not filming. (January 2015).
Ty and his sister, Ryan are friends with Tom Arnold.
Played T-Ball this season, (spring 2008), Ty's coach dubbed him Ty "Hollywood" Simpkins, because he is from the East Coast, and Ty is excited to be growing up in Hollywood.
March 2008: Worked alongside his sister, Ryan, in CSI episode, "A Thousand Days On Earth" (Air - April 10th, 2008).
3 months following his NYC taped audition for "All The Kings Men", a phone call came to his house offering him a small role as, 4-year-old Jack Burden. He was given 3 hours notice to pack his bags and get to the closest airport. Filming took place in Louisiana.
Began working on the daytime soap opera The Guiding Light at the tender age of just 3 weeks old.
Has worked with Kate Winslet three times. The first time in All The Kings Men (where Ty's scenes ended up on the cutting room floor); then again in Little Children; and Revolutionary Road where Ty and his real life sister, Ryan Simpkins play Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio's children, Michael and Jennifer Wheeler.
Has worked with his real life sister, Ryan Simpkins three times as of 7/2007.
His hair was originally dyed with a brown rinse for the role of Aaron in Little Children (2006) to match Jennifer Connelly; however, after the camera test prior to filming, director Todd Field decided to leave him blonde and the color was washed out.
He was named after Ty Cobb the baseball player. His sister, Ryan, was named after Nolan Ryan, also a baseball player. Both Simpkins children were named by their father.