Talented and handsome, Ethan Embry is an American actor you ought to be familiar with. He is best known for his roles on Sneaky Pete, Vegas Vacation, Empire Records, Eagle Eye, Can’t Hardly Wait, Once Upon A Time, Brotherhood, That Thing You Do, Grace and Frankie and Sweet Home Alabama.
The roles he has taken have been versatile enough to showcase his range, talent, and ability to take on any part no matter how physically or emotionally demanding it can be. Ethan also remains one of the rare actors who would rather not parlay their success into fame, choosing to live a quiet and relatively normal life away from public attention and public scrutiny as well.
His Brief Bio
Ethan Philan Randall (professionally known as Ethan Embry) was born in Huntington Beach, California, on the 13th of June, 1978. His father, Charles, was a dental technician while his mother worked as a talent manager and scriptwriter in Hollywood. He has a younger sister, Kessia, who is a photographer and an older brother, Aaron who is a well-known musician.
Ethan started acting when he was just twelve and has since gone on to appear on a number of feature films and television shows. One of his best-known roles is in the critically acclaimed, award-winning series Brotherhood where he played Declan Giggs – a detective who is investigating the lead characters despite knowing them since they were kids; as a result of their childhood friendship, he often alternates between investigating them and protecting them. While the show was a critics darling, it never pulled in the viewership it needed to keep going.
In 2013, Ethan Embry joined the cast of Once Upon A Time in a major recurring role as Greg Mendell. He also later had a guest spot on The Walking Dead as Carter. He also landed a role on Grace and Frankie‘s third season as Coyote Bergstein and as the real Pete Murphy in the Amazon critically acclaimed series, Sneaky Pete.
Is He Gay?
Thanks to his time in the entertainment industry, it was only a matter of time before people started speculating about Ethan’s sexuality. It has become common practice for the media to be inquisitive about the personal life of celebrities.
But for the record, Ethan Embry is straight.
Ethan Embry Wife
The actor was married in 1998 to Amelinda Smith, an actress who appeared in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Romy and Michele’s High School and FreakyLinks. The two had a child together before they got divorced in 2002.
A few years later, the actor met and began dating Sunny Mabrey, an American actress and model from Gadsden, Alabama. The actress has appeared in Once Upon A Time, The New Guy, XXX: State of the Union, and Species III
They got married on the 17th of July, 2005. In 2012, his wife filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. In 2013, the two began dating again and in 2015, they were remarried and they have been together ever since.
The actor is currently in amazing shape, which is required to consistently get work in the entertainment industry. The actor’s height is listed as 1.78m (5 Feet 10 Inches) and his weight is listed as 66kg (145lbs). His other measurements include Chest: 39 Inches; Waist: 30 Inches; and Biceps: 13.5 Inches.
Just from looking at him, you can immediately tell that the actor spends enough time exercising, eating healthy and putting in all the required efforts to look as good as he does. Being fit and in shape definitely does not come easy. He has credited dedicating time to CrossFit as the source of his admirable physique.
Ethan Embry has a total net worth of $3 million. Seeing as the actor has been active for many years, since 1991, it is safe to say that the money is well earned. Ethan has grown an impressive résumé over the years and has appeared in several classics and cult favourites.
Some of his notable works include: Defending Your Life, Dutch, All I Want for Christmas, Empire Records, Montana, Batman Beyond, Disturbing Behavior, Sweet Home Alabama, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, Celeste In The City, Drop Dead Diva, A Far Off Place, Blindspotting, The Guest, The Walking Dead, The Devil’s Candy and Cheap Thrills, among others.