Stephen Baldwin is an actor, director, and author who is known for films like Born on the Fourth of July (1989) and The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000). He began his acting career in 1968 when he was 20 and has since then come to appear in close to one hundred TV shows and Movies, as well as directing a number of documentaries.
The actor is also famous as one of the “Baldwin Brothers” with Alec, Daniel, and William who are all professional performers. That said, he is also part of the famous Baldwin family that is made of his family members in show biz.
Stephen Baldwin Biography (Age)
The American actor was born Stephen Andrew Baldwin on May 12, 1966, in Massapequa, New York, U.S. to the family of Alexander Rae Baldwin Jr. and Carol Newcomb. He was brought up in a very large family with five siblings, three of whom have become popular in the entertainment world.
Considering that Baldwin and his brothers have become famous as performers, it will be easy for one to assume that their parents were also performers. Nothing could be farther from the truth. His father was a teacher who spent his time mostly teaching or bringing up his three kids; he was also a football coach.
Baldwin went to American Academy of Dramatic Arts and he started his career as a film actor in 1988 when he appeared in the films The Beast and Homeboy. In 1994, he was in Threesome, 8 Seconds, A Simple Twist of Fate, and Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle. In the years that followed, he appeared in many more movies with his recent works including The Apostle Peter: Redemption (2016) and The Least of These: The Graham Staines Story (2019).
In 1987, he made his TV debut in American Playhouse and then two years later, he got his popular role in The Young Riders as William F. Cody. He has also appeared in a number of TV shows including the TV films Cutaway (2000) and Zebra Lounge (2001).
His Net Worth
Even though he has appeared in many movies and TV productions, and has also been involved in other things, Stephen Baldwin only has a net worth that is estimated at $500,000.
He has had some financial challenges in the past which forced him to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection back in 2009.
Family, Wife, and Daughter
Stephen Baldwin is from a family of the first generation of performers. As stated, his parents were not entertainers but that is the path he chose with his siblings. Apart from his brothers (Alec, Daniel, and William) he also has Elizabeth Keuchler and Jane Sasso as his sisters. They were all raised in Catholic beliefs.
Looking at what is referred to as the Baldwin family which he is a part of with his brothers, it is also made up of the wives of his two brothers – Chynna Phillips who is a singer and actress married to William and Hilaria Baldwin, the present wife of Alec. There is also the ex-wife of Alec who is also a singer and actress, Kim Basinger.
Baldwin is a family man who is married to Kennya Deodato who is now popular as Kennya Baldwin. The two have been married since 1990. According to reports, they met in the late 1980s on a subway. They started dating not long after and three years later, they became man and wife.
A graphic designer, Kennya was born in Brazil before moving to the United States as a little girl. Her father is Eumir Deodato – a legendary Brazilian composer and producer who has produced and worked on many albums. He is also a Grammy-winner.
Stephen and Kennya have been blessed with two kids, Alaia Baldwin who was born in 1993 and Hailey Rhode Bieber born in 1996. Both girls are said to have been home-schooled by their mother and they are now both models. The younger daughter, Hailey, is married to Canadian singer, Justin Bieber.
In the early 2000s, Baldwin and his wife who are both conservatives became born again Christians.
Stephen Baldwin’s Height
Stephen Baldwin is a man of a very good height and a good build like his brothers. He stands at 5 feet 10 inches.