Stephen Baldwin is an actor, director, and writer 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 years old and has since appeared in nearly a hundred television shows and films and directed a number of documentaries.
The actor is also known as one of the “Baldwin Brothers” with Alec, Daniel, and William, who are all professional actors. But he is also part of the famous Baldwin family, which consists of his family members in show business.
Stephen Baldwin Biography (Age)
The American actor was born on May 12, 1966, as Stephen Andrew Baldwin in Massapequa, New York, USA, as the son of the family of Alexander Rae Baldwin Jr. and Carol Newcomb. He grew up in a very large family of five siblings, three of whom have become popular in the entertainment world.
Considering that Baldwin and his brothers became famous as actors, it is easy to assume that their parents were also actors. Nothing could be further from the truth. His father was a teacher who spent most of his time teaching or educating his three children; he was also a soccer coach.
Baldwin went to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, and he began his career as a film actor in 1988 when he appeared in The Beast and Homeboy. In 1994, he starred in Three-Months, 8 Seconds, A Simple Twist of Fate, and Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle. In the following years, he appeared in many other films with his most recent works, including The Apostle Peter: The Redemption (2016) and The Least of These: The Story of Graham Staines (2019).
In 1987 he made his television debut in the American Playhouse and two years later he got his popular role in The Young Riders as William F. Cody. He also appeared in a number of television shows, including the television movies Cutaway (2000) and Zebra Lounge (2001).
His Net Worth
Although he has participated in many film and television productions and has been involved in other things, Stephen Baldwin has only net assets estimated at $500,000.
He has had some financial challenges in the past that forced him to apply for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2009.
Family, Wife, and Daughter
Stephen Baldwin comes from a family of first-generation artists. As already mentioned, 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 Kuchler and Jane Sasso as sisters. They all grew up in the Catholic faith.
Considering the so-called Baldwin family, to which he and his brothers belong, it also consists of the wives of his two brothers – Chynna Phillips, a singer, and actress married to William and Hilaria Baldwin, Alec’s present wife. There is also the ex-wife of Alec, who is also a singer and actress, Kim Basinger.
The models Ireland Baldwin and Hailey Bieber, wife of Justin Bieber, are also part of the family.
Baldwin is a family man who is married to Kennya Deodato, now known as Kennya Baldwin. The two have been married since 1990. They reportedly met in the late 1980s on a subway. Soon after, they began to meet and three years later they became man and wife.
Graphic designer Kennya Baldwin 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 collaborated on many albums. He is also a Grammy winner.
Stephen and Kennya are blessed with two children, Alaia Baldwin, born in 1993, and Hailey Rhode Bieber, born in 1996. Both girls are said to have been home-schooled by their mother and are now both models. The younger daughter, Hailey, is married to the Canadian singer Justin Bieber.
In the early 2000s, Baldwin and his wife, both conservatives, were born again as Christians.
Stephen Baldwin’s Height
Stephen Baldwin is a man of very good height and a good physique like his brothers. He stands at 5 feet 10 inches.