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Actor Stephen Bishop Biography: Wife, Height, Net Worth, Ethnicity

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Who is Stephen Bishop?

Stephen C. Bishop was born in Chicago, Illinois USA, on 14 September 1971 – his zodiac sign is Virgo, and he holds American nationality. He’s an actor and a former baseball player, who has been credited with appearing in close to 50 movies and TV series, while he’s perhaps still known best for his portrayal of David Justice, in the 2011 biographical sports film “Moneyball”. It was directed by Bennett Miller, starred Brad Pitt, Robin Wright and Jonah Hill, and follows the manager of a not-so-successful baseball team who has managed to improve their performance with the help of computer-generated analysis. The movie won 29 of the 117 awards for which it was nominated, including six Oscar nominations.

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Early life and education

Stephen was raised in Chicago by his parents, about whom nothing’s known as he respects their privacy; it’s said that his father was an American Football player, and that his mother was a model, He hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, so Stephen is believed to be an only child.

He became interested in sports after he moved to Northern California and began attending Campolindo High School. Stephen played both football and baseball during his four years there, and was then offered a scholarship to the University of California, Riverside; he played baseball for their team the Highlanders, and with them competed in College World Series.

Stephen graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1993.

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Baseball career

Stephen signed a contract with the baseball team Atlanta Braves, and played 20 games with them in the Pioneer League, then after close to a year with the Braves, he began playing for the Sioux Falls Canaries competing in the Northern League, and then switched to St. Paul Saints.

In 1996, Stephen started playing for the High Desert Mavericks, and before choosing to focus solely on his acting career, he also played for the Baltimore Orioles.

Roles in movies

Stephen made his debut film appearance with his portrayal of Tyrell Hunt in the 2003 family action drama “Pitcher and the Pin-Up”, and the same year saw him play Knappmiller in the critically acclaimed action adventure comedy “The Rundown”.

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It was directed by Peter Berg, starred Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Seann William Scott and Christopher Walken, and follows a man who has been hired by a mobster to bring back his son from the Amazon; the movie won two of the five awards for which it was nominated.

A couple of Stephen’s following roles were in the 2004 action sports drama “Friday Night Lights”, the 2006 romantic comedy drama “Americanese” and in the same year the horror thriller “Sam’s Lake”. In 2008, he played ER Doctor in the hit action fantasy drama “Hancock”, directed by Peter Berg, and which starred Will Smith, Charlize Theron and Jason Bateman. It follows the superhero Hancock who seems to be doing more damage than he should, and the movie won four of the 18 awards for which it was nominated.

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Two years later, Stephen played Derrick in the award-winning crime thriller drama “The Town”, and then starred as Dwight in the romantic comedy “The Company We Keep”. In 2012 he was cast to appear in the action thriller “Safe House”, and the action adventure science fiction “Battleship”, followed in 2014 by the crime comedy drama “Miss Meadows”.

In 2019, he was cast to star as K. P. in the comedy “The Trap”, directed by Erik White, and which also starred T. I. and Mike Epps. The film follows a man who has come to Atlanta to help his brother with his restaurant.

Two of Stephen’s most recent roles in movies have been in the 2019 drama “Keys to the City”, and the 2020 thriller “Fatal Affair”, while he’s currently shooting for three upcoming movies: the romantic drama “Singleholic”, the comedy “The Fastest Man Alive”, and the mystery crime drama “Chagrin”.

Roles in TV series

Stephen made his debut TV series appearance in two episodes of the comedy “Girlfriends” in 2004, and the remainder of the decade saw him make a guest appearance in an episode or two of various series, such as the sports drama “Friday Night Lights”, the drama “Brothers & Sisters” and the romantic comedy drama “The Game”.

Between 2013 and 2015, he starred as David in the romantic thriller drama “Being Mary Jane”, created by Mara Brock Akil, and which also starred Gabrielle Union, Lisa Vidal and Raven Goodwin. It follows a young black woman and her family, and aired from 2013 to 2019, winning 11 of the 37 awards for which it was nominated.

In 2017 and 2018, Stephen played Patrick and several other characters in the crime comedy drama “Imposters”, created by Paul Adelstein and Adam Brooks, and which starred Rob Heaps, Inbar Lavi and Parker Young. It follows the life of a con artist who marries people and then ‘legally robs them’; the series won one of the two awards for which it was nominated.

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Three of his most recent roles in TV series have been in two episodes of the action adventure drama “Agents of S. H. I. E. L. D.” in 2020, the 2021 western “Nobody Wrote It Down: Tales of the Black Pioneers”, and three episodes of the comedy drama “Run the World” in 2021.

Other credits

Stephen received special thanks for the 2012 short documentary movie “Billy Beane: Re-Inventing the Game”.

He has been featured in various documentaries, including the 2011 series “London Garcia Entertainment Show”, the 2012 short film “Moneyball: Drafting the Team” and the 2013 series “Teens Wanna Know”.

Stephen has also made a guest appearance in various talk-shows, such as “The Real”, “Home & Family” and “Celebrity Page”.

Love life and wife

Stephen is quite secretive when it comes to his love life, but has still allowed his fans to have a glimpse into it.

He began dating his partner Jesiree Dizon back in 2015; she’s an actress and a model who has appeared in close to 20 movies and TV series, perhaps known best for her portrayal of Kaylea Van Horn in the hit action crime drama “Hawaii Five-0”. Jesiree is also active on various social media networks, followed by more than 20,000 people on Instagram.

On 29 November 2017, Jesiree gave birth to her and Stephen’s son Charli Keku’ulani.

Stephen hasn’t spoken of any other women whom he has perhaps been with, and as of November 2021, he’s in a long-term relationship with Jesiree Dizon, hasn’t married but they have a son.

Hobbies and other interests

Stephen is passionate about working out, and has five to six training sessions at the gym every week, while he sometimes works out every day; he’s also following a strict diet, which forbids him to eat sweets and fast food.

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Stephen likes to play various sports, including soccer, golf and basketball.

He’s a philanthropist, and has apparently donated money to various charity organizations, mostly to those which aim to help underprivileged children, but Stephen’s a huge animal lover, and has also donated money to animal shelters.

He’s into travelling, and his career has taken him all around the world; Stephen’s dream travel destination is Miami in Florida.

He has his own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Russell Crowe, Vin Diesel and Natalie Portman, while a couple of his favorite movies are “The Gladiator”, the franchise “Fast and Furious” and “V for Vendetta”.

Age, height and net worth

Stephen’s age is 50. He is bald and has brown eyes, his height is 6ft 3ins (1.9m) and he weighs around 190lbs (85kgs).

As of November 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $3 million.

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Meet Tait Blum: Actor Who Plays Shane Baldwin in For All Mankind

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Who is Tait Blum?

American actor and model Tait Blum, was born in the USA on 31 March 2011, making Aries his zodiac sign. He’s already appeared in six TV series and two movies, and is perhaps known best for playing Shane Baldwin in three episodes (2019) of the critically acclaimed science fiction series “For All Mankind”, which Ben Nedivi and Ronald D. Moore created, and which stars Wrenn Schmidt, Michael Dorman and Joel Kinnaman. Set in an alternate reality, the series follows the USA losing the Moon race to the Soviet Union, it’s been airing since 2019 and has won four of its 22 award nominations.

Education and early life

Tait is being raised in Los Angeles, California alongside his younger brother Teddy Blum, by their parents about whom the boys are yet to speak in public, because they respect their privacy; it’s only known that Tait’s parents are both highly supportive of his career, while it’s believed that his father’s an IT consultant. Teddy’s also an actor, with eight credits to his name, and is perhaps known best for voicing Small Ellingboe Boy in the hit 2019 animated adventure comedy movie “Klaus”.

Tait fell in love with acting at the age of five, when he started watching TV with his family, and was seven when he made his debut TV series appearance in 2018, playing Young Bob Lee in four episodes of the popular action “Shooter”, created by John Hlavin, and which starred Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten and Cynthia Addai-Robinson. It follows the life of war veteran Bob Lee Swagger, who’s been hired to prevent the US President from being assassinated; the series aired from 2016 through 2018, and was nominated for two awards.

Tait’s since been active in the film industry, but is also focused on his studies; he’s currently attending an elementary school, and has begun playing football for the school’s team. Tait’s set to enroll at high school in 2025.

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Roles in TV series

Tait played Young Antolak in the episode “Sylvester Antolak” of the popular 2018 Netflix war drama “Medal of Honor”, which starred Josh Charles, Daniel Ray Rodriguez and David Petraeus, and follows the sacrifices of people who earned a Medal of Honor, the highest military distinction; the series won one of its three award nominations.

Also in 2018, Tait portrayed Young Hank Hall in the episode “Hank and Dawn” of the action crime adventure “Titans”, created by Greg Berlanti and Akiva Goldsman, and which starred Brenton Thwaites, Anna Diop and Ryan Potter. The series follows the lives of several superheroes, it aired from 2018 through 2023 and won four of its 17 award nominations.

Tait gained recognition in 2019, when cast to play Jackson in four episodes of the comedy “Cousins for Life”, which Keith Seifert and Kevin Kopelow created, and which starred Scarlet Spencer, Dallas Dupree Young and Micah Abbey. It follows Clark and his 12 years old son Stuart who’ve moved in with Stuart’s cousins Leaf and Ivy, and the series aired in 2018 and 2019.

Tait’s only other TV series role has been playing Logan Bane in four episodes of the 2020 comedy “Team Kaylie”, created by Pamela Eells and Tracy Bitterolf, and which starred Symera Jackson, Bryana Salaz and Alison Fernandez; it follows the life of a wealthy teenage girl.

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Roles in movies

Tait’s debut film role was portraying Patrick in the 2020 adventure family fantasy “Wish Upon a Unicorn”, written and directed by Steve Bencich, and which starred Ryan Kiera Armstrong, Summer Fontana and Jonathan Lajoie; it follows eight years old Mia who’s moved to her grandma’s Montana ranch, and has discovered a unicorn in the woods.

Tait’s only other film role has been playing Connor Payton in the 2022 sports comedy “Home Team”, which Daniel Kinnane and Charles Kinnane directed, and which starred Rob Schneider, Taylor Lautner and Kevin James; it follows the life of New Orleans Saints’ head coach Sean Payton.

Tait’s currently shooting for the upcoming short movie “Extra Ordinary”, in which he’ll be starring alongside Sophia Hammons and Patrick Bauchau.

Other credits

Tait made a guest appearance in a 2019 episode of the talk-show “Red Carpet Report”.

Love life and relationships

Most of Tait’s fans believe that he’s too young to be dating, however, there are also those who believe otherwise.

Some of his fans on the internet have claimed that he’s today dating popular American actress Summer Fontana, who’s three years his senior and has appeared in 15 movies and TV series, while she’s probably known best for playing Maya Maitland in the 2020 horror series “The Outsider”. Tait and Summer have been seen spending time together on multiple occasions, and have also featured each other in a number of their Instagram pictures, but they’ve stated that they’re only good friends.

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There are also those who believe that Tait’s dating American actress Sophia Hammons, who’s five years his senior; she’s had roles in 10 movies and TV series, and gained recognition by playing Isla in the 2020 documentary film “The Social Dilemma”. Tait hasn’t addressed these rumors.

Both seem highly unlikely, so h seems to be unattached as of March 2023.

Interesting facts and hobbies

Tait enjoys being active on Instagram, and although he’s posted only four pictures onto the social media network, some of his fans have claimed that Tait often responds to their messages.

He’s passionate about sports and loves to play football, while he’s also into playing soccer and tennis.

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Tait likes to watch Studio Ghibli movies, with some of his favorites being “Spirited Away”, “Porco Rosso” and “The Tale of Princess Kaguya”.

He’s a huge lover of animals, and his family has a pet dog.

Tait’s already been to a couple of US states, thanks to his acting career.

His favorite actor is Ryan Phillippe, while some of his favorite movies include “Collide”, “American Murderer” and “Miranda’s Victim”.

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Height, eyes and wealth

Tait’s age is 12. He has blue eyes and brown hair, is 4ft 5ins (1.35m) tall and weighs around 90lbs (40kgs).

Tait’s net worth’s been estimated at over $300,000, as of March 2023.

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About Zeeko Zaki: Wife, Net Worth, Height, Age, Biography

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Zeeko Zaki is an Egyptian-American TV and film actor and model ,who is perhaps best known for portraying FBI Special Agent Adom in the CBS drama series “FBI.”

Age, Early Life, and Education Background

Zeeko Zaki was born Zakaria Sherif Zaki, in Alexandria, Egypt, under the Capricorn zodiac sign on 18 January 1990, which makes him 33 years old as of 2023. He is the son of the hairstylists Sherif Zaki and Emon Zaki, who currently run a salon in Wilmington City, Delaware. Zeeko’s family emigrated to the USA four weeks after he was born, and he spent his childhood in West Chester, Pennsylvania; he has a younger brother and sister named Zeyad and Zeina respectively. As a child, Zaki often visited his hometown of Alexandria, where he iteracted with his aunt and other relatives and as a result, he can speak fluent Egyptian Arabic, which the now bilingual actor had learned by the time he turned six.

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Zeeko went to Unionville High School, situated in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, where he became very interested in acting and was often cast in the school’s stage productions. He matriculated to Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but quit school shortly afterwards, to focus on his acting career.

Career Beginnings

In his first year at Unionville High School, Zeeko performed in the Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens-directed musical “Seussical”, and also in numerous Community Theater productions under the Unionville Players group. Zaki made his film debut in 2012, with the role of Michael in the short “The Therapy Session.” Subsequently, he landed minor roles in several other short films, and made one-episode appearances in a few series, including the thriller “Homeland” and the post-apocalyptic sci-fi “Revolution” both in 2012, and “Under the Dome” in 2013.

Rise to Stardom

In 2015, Zaki was cast in two films including the critically and commercially acclaimed musical comedy “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chimp,” which was directed by Walt Becker. In the year that followed, he was cast as Factionless Squad Leader in the third installment of the science fiction film series “The Divergent” entitled “The Divergent Series: Allegiant.” Zaki landed his first recuring role in the military drama “Six” in 2017, playing Akmal in eight episodes. In the same year, he landed another recuring role of Hamid in seven episodes of the Fox TV series “24: Legacy”, before appearing in three more series, including “NCIS: Los Angeles.” His following role was in the 2018 action thriller film “Escape Plan 2: Hades,” in which he shared the screen with the likes of Curtis Jackson, aka 50 Cent, and Sylvester Stallone.

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Zeeko rose to prominence in 2018, when he was cast for the main role as Special Agent Omar Adom in the CBS crime drama series “FBI”, appearing alongside Missy Peregrym, John Boyd and Ebonee Noel in the Craig Turk and Dick Wolf-created series. Zaki reprised his role of Agent Adom in 2020 and ‘21, in the “FBI” series spin-offs, respectively entitled “FBI: Most Wanted” and “FBI: International”.

Social Media Presence

Zaki is active on Instagram (@zeekozaki) with over 210,000 followers. He joined Twitter in December 2010, and has so far amassed around 20,000 followers under his username @zeekozaki. He uses his social media platforms to not only update his fans about his upcoming projects, and give them a glimpse into his personal life, but as a model to popularize brands such as Pepsi, Verizon, Microsoft Phone, and many more.

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Personal Life

It’s reported that Zeeko is currently engaged to the social media personality Renee Monaco, who according to her Instagram bio is involved with the coffee firm, Lucky Beans Coffee. Renee has a massive following on social media, especially TikTok and Instagram, and uses her online fame to market her coffee brand. The duo began dating in 2021, and is fond of posting their pictures on their social media platforms. They are often seen touring various destinations together. Previously, Zeeko referred to Monaco as a ‘Certified Lover’ on Instagram and wished her a happy Valentine’s Day in February 2022, thanking her for being his ‘heart’ and ‘peace of mind.’

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Previously, Zaki was romantically linked with the Californian photographer and social media sensation, Sam Schneiter, but they parted ways in 2021 after dating for almost a year. Zaki’s character dates an FBI agent named Maggie, who is portrayed by the Canadian actress Missy Peregrym, in the drama “FBI,” which has resulted to their dating rumor, however, the duo isn’t in a romantic relationship – Peregrym is married to the American producer and actor Tom Oakley – nonetheless, Zaki and Peregrym are good off-screen friends.

The “FBI” star is a Muslim. He seemingly shares a strong bond with his mother, and often posts her pictures on his Instagram account – he previously posted her childhood photo during her birthday. He also posted a series of his throw-back photos with his mother on the platform on Mother’s Day in 2019 and captioned it ‘We have come a long way mama…Happy Mother’s Day.’

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Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

Zaki stands at an impressive height of 6ft 5ins (1.96m), and weighs approximately 245lbs (111kgs). He’s of mixed Egyptian, Syrian and Turkish descent, and has black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes. His chest, biceps, and waist sizes are 43ins, 14ins, and 35ins respectively and he wears shoe size 11(US).

Zeeko has embarked on a gradual full-body transformation journey over the past nine years, and has so far lost over 100lbs (45kgs), as he told Entertainment Tonight during an interview. He disclosed that he used the book “The 4-Hour Body” by Tim Ferriss as a guide, and also learned several essential weight loss tricks in the TV program “P90X Workout.” Many fans have commended him for his success, and he seems to be a great inspiration to many young actors, especially those trying to lose weight.

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Net Worth

Zeeko has made a fortune from his acting career. He’s played the lead role in the critically acclaimed drama “FBI” since 2018, which has significantly contributed to his net worth, which as of 2023 is approximately $1 million .

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