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Steffiana de la Cruz Wiki: Children, Net Worth, Kevin James Wife

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Who is Steffiana de la Cruz?

Steffiana is a Filipino actress and model, but she is probably best known to the world as the wife of American actor, comedian and screenwriter, Kevin James.

Steffiana de la Cruz Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

Born Stephanie Anna Zantua on 28 August 1975 under the Virgo zodiac sign, in the Philippines. She and her parents moved to the US upon her birth and settled in New York City. Unfortunately, she hasn’t revealed the names of her parents and whether she has any siblings or not.

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Her secrecy runs further, as there is no clear information about her educational background, as it’s only known that she matriculated in 1992 from an unspecified high school.

Career Beginnings

Steffiana became interested in modeling at an early age, and after high school started pursuing a career in modeling. However, she had little to no luck at first, but after a while was noticed by a talent agent and began appearing in campaigns and commercials on a national level.

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During her early career, Steffiana met actor Chris Penn and the two started dating. While with him, she began attending acting classes, and made her first appearance in the 1997German crime drama series entitled “Die Gang” (“The Gang” in English). Although a minor role, it was enough to give her another chance, as she appeared in the TV series “Pacific Blue” in 1999.

Rise to Prominence

With the start of the 2000s, Steffiana’s career started improving, and she made her film debut in the crime drama film “Cement”, which starred her ex-boyfriend Chris Penn, also Jeffrey Wright and Anthony DeSando.

The same year, she portrayed Tracy in the television drama movie “Something to Sing About”, while in 2001 she starred in the comedy action-adventure film “Soulkeeper”, starring William Bassett, Howard Berger, and Jaime Bergman.

Steffiana was taking huge steps forward in her career, first appearing in a couple of films, such as “Redemption” and “Stealing Harvard” both in 2002. The same year, she made her first appearance on TV in the popular series “The King of Queens”, and through 2006 featured in four episodes in total.

She was active until 2018, and appeared in a few more popular projects. She had a minor role in the comedy film “Paul Blart: Mall Cop” (2009), and in 2011 she was Robin in the film “Zookeeper”. In 2015 played Kira in the “Paul Blart: Mall Cop” sequel, while in 2017 and 2018 she portrayed two different characters in the TV series “Kevin Can Wait”.

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Net Worth

As of early 2022, Steffiana de la Cruz’s net worth has been estimated to be around $5 million.

Personal Life, Dating, Marriage, Husband, Children

Steffiana dated Chris Penn until 1999 when they broke up; there was no official reason for their break up, however, according to reports, Penn was in a spiral of substance abuse, which persuaded her to break from him.

Two years later, she was set up for a blind date with Kevin James. A friend of hers was an interior decorator for Kevin, and she arranged a meeting between the two; at first she was hesitant, but eventually said yes.

Sparks flew between the two on the first date, and they married on 19 June 2004. Since then, they’ve welcomed four children – three daughters, Sienna-Marie James, born in 2005, Shea Joelle James in 2007, and Sistine Sabella James in 2015, and son Kannon Valentine James, born in 2011.

Steffiana de la Cruz Husband, Kevin James Biography

Born Kevin George Kinpfing on 26 April 1965 in Mineola, New York USA, he’s the son of Joseph Valentine Kipfing Jr. and his wife Janet. Of German ancestry, he is one of three children, with a sister Leslie and brother Gary Valentine.

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He went to Ward Melville High School, and then enrolled at the State University of New York at Cortland, during which time he played football for the college team. However, he had a serious back injury that ended any possibility of a career in sports.

He turned to stand-up comedy in the late ‘80s, and made his debut appearance at the East Side Comedy Club on Long Island. After this initial success, he began appearing in various talk shows, such as “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”, “The Late Late Show”, and  others, which earned him a spot in the 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians at No. 76.

He started his acting career in 1995, with the role of Doug in the television movie “Nowhere Fast”, and in 1998 he was selected for the role of Doug Heffernan in the sitcom “The King of Queens” (1998-2007), for which he earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination in the category for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series.

After the end of “The King of Queens”, Kevin continued his career in stunning fashion, first with the role of Larry Valentine in the comedy film “I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry” (2007), then as Paul Bart in the comedy film “Paul Bart: Mall Cop” in 2009, reprising the role in the sequel “Paul Bart: Mall Cop 2” in 2015, meantime in 2012 he was Scott Voss in the film “Here Comes the Boom”.

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From 2016 to 2018, he portrayed Kevin Gable in the TV series “Kevin Can Wait”, and most recently he was cast as Kevin Gibson in 10 episodes of the comedy series “The Crew” (2021). He is currently working on several projects, including the sports comedy film “Home Team”, scheduled for release later this year.

Kevin has also released two comedy specials – “Kevin James: Sweat the Small Stuff” in 2001, and “Kevin James: Never Don’t Give Up” in 2018.

According to sources, Kevin James’s net worth has been estimated to be around $100 million, as of early 2022, earned through his successful career as an actor and comedian, so far appearing in more than 45 film and TV titles.

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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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Ted Sutherland Opens Up About His Sexuality and Personal Life

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Who is Ted Sutherland?

American actor and model Ted Sutherland was born in New York City, USA, on 16 March 1997, so Pisces is his zodiac sign. He’s appeared in 20 movies and TV series, and is perhaps known best for playing Simon Saunders, one of the main characters in all 10 episodes of the 2018 drama series “Rise”, which also starred Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton and Auli’i Cravalho, and follows the life of a passionate drama teacher.

Education and early life

Ted was raised in New York City by his parents about whom he’s yet to speak in public, because they prefer to maintain their privacy; it’s believed that both his mother and father are entrepreneurs. Ted hasn’t spoken of having siblings, but it’s believed that he was raised alongside his sister.

He was still attending a local elementary school when he fell in love with acting, and began appearing in both school and theatre plays. Ted enrolled at a local high school in 2011, and in the same year made his debut film appearance, playing Max Bronsky in the comedy “Family Album”, directed by Shawn Levy, and which starred Rachael Harris, Joy Osmanski and Mike O’Malley; it follows the members of a dysfunctional family. Ted has since been active in the film industry.

He matriculated in 2015 and then enrolled at acting school, from which he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2018.

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Roles in movies

Ted played Boy in the Wheelchair in the 2012 short comedy “Alan Smithee”, and the following year saw him star as Josh in the short drama “American Girl”.

The year 2013 also saw him play Shmuel in the romantic comedy “Fading Gigolo”, written and directed by John Turturro, who also starred in it alongside Woody Allen and Sharon Stone. The movie follows Fioravante who’s begun working as a gigolo, while his friend Murray’s become his manager; it won two of its three award nominations.

Some of Ted’s following roles were in the 2013 family drama “Dovid Meyer”, the musical family comedy “Fan Girl” and the  short comedy “Damnation The Flashback” both in 2015.

In 2017, he starred as Jordan in the short comedy “Miyubi”, directed by Felix Lajeunesse and Paul Raphael, and which also starred Jeff Goldblum, P. J. Byrne and Emily Bergl. It follows the adventures of an American family and their Japanese domestic robot Miyubi, and the film won two awards.

Ted’s had only two other movie roles. He played Young Nick Goode in the 2021 horror mystery “Fear Street: Part Two – 1978”, directed by Leigh Janiak, and which starred Sadie Sink, Emily Rudd and Ryan Simpkins. It follows a group of teenagers as they’re attending Camp Nightwing, while one of them has now been possessed by a demon; the movie won one of its three award nominations. Ted reprised his role in the 2021 horror mystery “Fear Street: Part Three – 1666”.

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Roles in TV series

Ted’s debut TV series role was playing Jeremy in the 2015 episode “ICU” of the crime horror “Eye Candy”, created by Christian Taylor, and which starred Victoria Justice, Casey Deidrick and Harvey Guillen; it follows a woman who believes that her online date is a serial killer.

The year 2017 saw Ted appear in the episode “Good Bones” of the thriller “Madam Secretary”, as well as in the pilot episode of the drama “The Deuce”.

In 2019, Ted played Elliot Patterson in two episodes of the popular action adventure comedy “Doom Patrol”, created by Jeremy Carver, and which starred Diane Guerrero, April Bowlby and Matt Bomer. It follows a scientist and his team of ‘superpowered outcasts’, the series aired from 2019 through 2023, and won two of its 18 award nominations.

The year 2019 also saw Ted appear in an episode or two of the crime mystery “Law & Order: Special Victims Units”, the crime mystery “Instinct” and the crime action “FBI”.

His only other TV series role has been playing Percy in 14 episodes of the 2021 science fiction horror “The Walking Dead: World Beyond”, created by Scott M. Gimple and Matthew Negrete, and which starred Julia Ormond, Nicolas Cantu and Alexa Mansour. It follows the first people to grow up in a world overrun by zombies, and the series won two awards.

Other credits

Ted voiced Jack Marston in the critically acclaimed 2018 video game “Red Dead Redemption II”.

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Love life and relationships

There’s only a single girl whom Ted’s been with, that his fans know about. Back in 2017, he began dating Katherine Reis, a popular American actress who’s appeared in 17 movies and TV series, and is probably known best for playing Pippa Sykes in six episodes of the new romantic series “Gossip Girl”, which has been airing since 2021. Ted and Katherine were together for a year, breaking up in 2018.

Ted hasn’t mentioned any other girls, or maybe boys whom he’s dated, he seems to be unattached as of March 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.

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Interesting facts and hobbies

Ted’s become an Instagram star, as more than 220,000 people are following him on this social media network, although he’s posted only 18 pictures and videos, most of which were taken during red carpet events.

Ted works out at the gym nearly every day, and has shown off his muscular body in several of his Instagram pictures.

He loves to listen to pop music, and his favorite musicians are Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran.

Ted’s a fan of animes, with some of his favorites being “Attack on Titan”, “Chainsaw Man” and “Code Geass”.

He likes to play various sports with his friends, and his two favorites are table tennis and soccer.

Ted’s favorite actors are Al Pacino and Arnold Schwarzenegger, while some of his favorite films include “The Terminator”, “Scent of a Woman” and “True Lies”.

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Height, eyes and wealth

Ted’s age is 26. He has brown eyes and hair, is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall and weighs about 160lbs (72kgs).

Ted’s net worth’s been estimated at over $4 million, as of March 2023.

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