The Hollywood star Steven R. Mcqueen is an American actor and a model. He is the grandchild of the famous Hollywood icon named Steve Mcqueen. The young talent is best known for his role in movies including Vampire Diaries and Chicago Fire.
Mcqueen came from the lineage of Hollywood celebrities as well as sports legends and he has also followed the footsteps of his grandfather as well as his father. Since the inception of his career, he has been outstanding in playing brilliant roles in movies and television series.
There are so many interesting things to know about the young star. Let’s have a look at 7 fast facts about the American actor and model below.
7 Fast Facts About The American Actor and Model
1. He is the son of the famous Chad McQueen and Stacy Toten
The talented actor is the oldest son of the notable actor and producer Chad Mcqueen and Stacy Toten. He was born in Los Angeles, California in the United States on July 13, 1988. He has two half-siblings from his father’s remarriage and a half-brother from his mother’s remarriage. Mcqueen adopted his stepfather’s surname which is denoted by the R. (Robitaille) in his stage name Steven R. Mcqueen.
2. The Fantastic Actor came from a lineage of Stars
Mcqueen is a star kid from a deep root of talented actors as well as famous celebrities. His paternal grandfather was the late Steve Mcqueen who was an iconic actor in the American film industry while his grandmother is the Filipino actress named Neile Adams whose niece Isabel Preyesler is the mother of the famous musician Enrique Iglesias, Julio and Chabeli Iglesias. Also, his stepfather Luc Robitaille retired as a hockey star who was also inducted into the National Hockey League Hall of fame. His father, Chad Mcqueen, is a well-known actor/producer. Isn’t it amazing?
3. He made his big-screen appearance in 2005
Steven R. Mcqueen made his first television appearance when he starred in the series titled Threshold, a science fiction drama series that aired on CBS. His brilliant role in the series caught the heart of many directors as well as producers. Later on, he starred in some other television series such as Without a Trace, Numb3rs, and CSI: Miami. He also featured in the movie titled Minutemen and American Breakdown in 2008, and a horror flick film titled Piranha 3D among others.
4. He appeared in 100 episodes of the series The Vampire Diaries
In 2009, the talented actor joined the cast for the film adaptation of L. J. Smith’s novel titled The Vampire Diaries. He was part of the first six seasons, playing the role of Jeremy Gilbert and he appeared in 100 episodes until 2017. Mcqueen also starred in the NBC’s drama series titled Chicago Fire from 2015 to 2016. He played the role of Jimmy Borelli from the fourth season and left after the fifth season in October 2016.
5. He has received several awards
The young and talented actor has featured in some of the most popular television shows as well as movies. Don’t be surprised to hear that Mcqueen is already making the rounds by racking some awards for himself. He has received the Best Male Performance award during the Beverly Hills Film Festival following his break out role in the 2006 film titled Club Soda. Mcqueen has further been nominated for other awards including 2011 Youth Rock Awards for Rockin Actor and Teen Choice Awards for Scene Stealer Male in 2013.
6. Asides from being an actor, Steven R. Mcqueen is also a model
Steven R. Mcqueen isn’t just an actor but also a model just like other stars such as Ryan Guzman and Scott Eastwood who began as models before turning into actors. Mcqueen often appears scantily clad in movies including The Vampire Diaries. Additionally, he has been modeling for the clothing brand named Abercrombie and Fitch.
7. He has a huge net worth
Despite his family’s fortune, Mcqueen has acquired huge wealth from his modeling and acting career. The Chicago Fire star has a net worth of $3 million. He earned his net worth from his television career as well as other movies and his modeling career. He also participated in the Life Time South Beach Triathlon that was recently completed.