The Arrow TV series star Stephen Amell who starred as Oliver Queen has captured not just the spotlight but the hearts of many movie lovers for the brilliant portrayal of his character. He is also known for his guest appearances in the show The Flash.
Going down memory lane to 2004, Amell was given a chance to be the Liberty Ride spinning instructor in the season 4 of Queer as Folk which was his debut TV series and from then onwards, the talented actor has had reoccurring roles in sitcoms and films like Beautiful People, Rent-a-Goalie for which he won a Gemini award, ReGenesis, Heartland, ‘Da Kink in My Hair, Blue Mountain State, The Vampire Diaries, Hung, 90210, New Girl and Private Practice.
Amell is also a huge fan of American football and the local teams he has supported include the Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors and the Toronto Blue Jays. He even pioneered a movement for Josh Donaldson, a baseman for Jays to be elected in 2015 to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. In 2015, he landed a fight with WWE competitor Stardust in which he emerged as the winner and in 2017, he participated in the professional wrestling competition titled Ring of Honor. During the competition, he paired with Rhodes, Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks a.k.a Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson which enabled him to defeat a team called The Addiction. He is also a member of Bohemian F. C which he joined in 2017 while attending Amell Dublin derby in Dalymount Park.
Stephen Amell Family
The Arrow star is the son of Sandra Anne and Thomas .J. Amell and was born on 8th May 1981 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada with the birth name Stephen Adam Amell. There’s no mention of his parents having other children aside from him so, it’s assumed he is an only child. His educational records revealed that he graduated from St. Andrew College. He has prominent relatives in his family as his cousin is the popular actor Robbie Amell and two people from his lineage were one mayor of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada while the other was mayor of Berlin, Ontario Canada. His family is also said to be of English, Scottish, German, French and Canadian descent, however, the actor’s nationality is known as Canadian.
Stephen Amell Wife Or Is He Gay?
To respond to whether Stephen Amell is gay the answer is an emphatic no as the talented actor was first married to Carolyn Lawrence a Canadian woman on 8th December 2007 at a ceremony held in Toronto but they did not have a fairytale ending as in 2010, the union ended in divorce. Amell remarried and this time, it was an actress and model named Cassandra Jean on the 25th December 2012 at a ceremony that was described as low-key or secret ceremony in the Caribbean. The next year, the lovebirds were said to have done a second wedding in New Orleans on May 26th, 2013 and they welcomed their first child, an adorable daughter named Mavi Amell that same year.
Stephen Amell Net Worth
The actor is said to have made earnings of $30,000 per episode on the popular tv series Arrow and is also known to have landed a good sum from his victories in the WWE competitions which ranked his estimated net worth around $3 million.
The talented star is also the owner of an exquisite mansion in the Hollywood Hill, California and a 3-bedroom flat house in Palm Springs, California. Aside from owning houses, he is also a philanthropist that has partnered with a cancer fundraising campaign, raising almost $1 million for them and in 2015, he embarked on another campaign via his appearance at the WWE competition against Stardust to raise funds to the ton of $35,0000 for a charity home named Emily’s House located in Toronto. He is also known to have made donations at the Red Nose Day special of American Ninja Warrior.
Stephen Amell Height And Other Body Measurements
Known for his love for sports Amell’s physique is the true replica of tall, handsome and sexy. In-depth details about his body specifications are listed below:
Body Build: Athletic
Height: 6 ft 1 inch or 185 cm
Weight: 82 kg or 182 pounds
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Chest Width: 46 in or 117 cm
Arms or Biceps:16 in or 41 cm
Waist: 34 in or 87 cm