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What Happened to Devon Sawa from ‘Casper’? Wife, Net Worth

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Devon Sawa is a Canadian actor, perhaps best known for playing the role of Casper McFadden in “Casper”, and Alex Browning in “Final Destination”. Find out what happened to the former teen idol in the biography below.

Early Life, Family, Educational Background

Devon Edward Sawa was born on 7 September 1978 under the zodiac sign of Virgo, in Vancouver, British Columbia Canada, to Edward and Joyce Sawa. He’s of Polish ancestry, and holds Canadian nationality.

Devon’s father worked as a mechanic, while his mother served as a production co-ordinator; together they raised Devon and his two older siblings, Brandon and Stephanie Sawa.

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Devon was always an energetic child. Speaking of how he got into acting, his fifth-grade teacher had suggested that if he wanted to be the class clown, he should also try theater. Devon did and never looked back. He started building his career in a small theater performance company and worked his way into commercials.

For the most part, Devon’s acting career interfered with his education, as he spent most of his high school years on movie sets, often having a teacher on set. At some point, he ‘took six months off, finished high school and hung out with friends.’

Career

At the age of 11, Devon Sawa made his television debut with the role of Young John Wesley in “Unsub” (1989).

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From 1992 through 1994, he guest-starred in three episodes of “The Odyssey”, meantime in 1993 starring as Young Booth in “Sherlock Holmes Returns”. Between 1995 and 1996, he voiced various characters in “Action Man”.

Sawa made his film debut as Junior Floyd in 1994’s  “The Giants”. The following year, he played the human form of Casper McFadden in the American supernatural dark fantasy animation “Casper” (1995), and in the rest of the decade, Sawa played various roles in “Now and Then” (1995), “Night of the Twisters” (1996), “The Boys Club” (1997), “SLC Punk!” (1998), and “Idle Hands” (1999). In 2000, he played Alex Browning in “Final Destination”, for which in the following year, he won the Saturn Award for Best Performance By a Younger Actor.

Dr. Dre, (famous rapper and record producer) saw Devon’s performance in “Final Destination”, loved it, and asked him to meet with him and Eminem. Soon he played the titular role of Stan, an obsessed fan, opposite British singer Dido, in Eminem’s 2000 music video of “The Marshall Mathers LP”.

Devon next starred as Will, a Hollywood producer in the action thriller “Extreme Ops” (2002), alongside Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Rupert Graves and Rufus Sewell. Three years later, he played Daniel Roenick in “Extreme Dating” (2005).

After he voiced the character of Flash Thompson in “Spider-Man: The New Animated Series” (2003), Devon took a five-year hiatus from Hollywood, returning to Canada and working in real estate for a while, and touring Southeast Asia with Dawni Sahanovitch, his girlfriend at the time.

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In an interview with US Weekly, he said, ‘at 25 years old, I stepped away from the business for five years and most of the time didn’t even know whether I was going to come back or not. I was just burnt out.’

Sawa made an accidental come back to the movie scene after receiving a script for Mark Wahlberg’s film “Max Payne. Although he didn’t star in the movie, Devon landed roles in more indie films. His next TV role was in 2010, when he guest-starred in “NCIS: Los Angeles”, and the same year he held the recurring role of Owen Elliot on The CW’s action drama, “Nikita”. By the third season, he was promoted to series regular, and also played Sam Matthews until the show ended in 2013.

In the early 2010s, Devon Sawa starred in several horror movies, such as “388 Arletta Avenue” (2011), “A Ressurection” (2013), and “The Exorcism of Molly Hartley” (2015).

In 2017, Sawa landed a lead role in ABC’s “Somewhere Between”, the American adaptation of the Korean mystery TV show, “God’s Gift: 14 Days”, playing Nico Jackson, former cop-turned-private-investigator after his fiancee’s murder, teaming-up with San Francisco-based news producer Laura Price (played by Paula Patton) who suffered a similar loss, to track down the serial killer.

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Devon Sawa played the role of Lester Clark Jr. in “Escape Plan: The Extractors” (2019), and Joseph Mersault in “Hunter Hunter” (2020).

The actor currently plays the twins Logan and Lucas Wheeler in the American horror series “Chucky”, a sequel to “Cult of Chucky”, which premiered on 12 October 2021. Sawa credits his role in “Chucky” as his most challenging role – in an interview with Nine Australia, he said of the experience, ‘it’s not what I expected. Usually, as an actor, when you’re doing a scene, you start at the beginning, and the scene kind of flows and builds.

But with Chucky, there’s a different doll with every emotion.’

Personal Life, Wife, and Children

Sawa married his long-time girlfriend, the Canadian film producer Dawni Sahanovitch, in 2013. They have two children together – Hudson born on 9 January 2014, and Scarlett Heleena born on 21 March 2016.

Appearance, Clothing Style

Devon Sawa is 5ft 11ins (1.8m) tall and weighs around 165lbs (75kgs); he has short brown hair and blue eyes. The actor has two tattoos: a cross on one arm and a cartoon devil on the other. His clothing style alternates between fancy suits for red carpet appearances, and button-down shirts for casual outings.

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Hobbies, Favorite Things, and Interesting Facts

  • The actor has always loved horror movies, even as a child.
  • He loved hip-hop as a teenager.
  • He has a close friendship with Canadian actor Stuart Stone.
  • He has described himself as an atheist, irreligious but supportive of religious freedoms.
  • Stephen King is one of his favorite authors.
  • Devon enjoys traveling.

Net Worth and Salary

In late 2021, Devon Sawa has an estimated net worth of $2 million, earned from years of acting, working in real estate, and some personal projects. Details of property owned by the 43-year-old actor remain undisclosed.

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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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