Kevin Zegers: biography, filmography and personal life
Today Kevin Zegers - the famous youngHollywood actor, who is known not only in the US, but in many other countries around the world. During his career, the young man has already acted in more than 50 different projects. And, of course, a beautiful talented artist has a lot of fans.
Biography and general information
The future famous actor was born on September 19, 1984year in the city of Ontario (Canada). His mother worked as a teacher in a Catholic school, and her father was a simple handyman. Kevin has two sisters - Christie and Cathy.
It is worth noting that working on televisionthe boy began as a child. Before his first appearance in the films, he managed to appear in thirty commercials, which, of course, helped him adapt to the cameras and life on the set.
On television, he made his debut in 1992, playing Jeremy Morris in the series "Street Legal". And in 1993 he got the role of little Mikey in the film "A Star is Urgent".
The first work in the cinema
In fact, the filmography of the young actor is impressive, since, starting with the children
years, he never stopped working onthe development of his career. In 1994, in two episodes of the series "Free Willy," he played Einstein. He also voiced some series of the educational animated series "The Magic School Globe".
In 1995, he acted in several projects at once. He played the episodic role of the child in the film "In the Past of Madness", and also appeared in one of the series "The Road to Avonley." In the same year, he played Stephen Harvett in the film "The Silence of Treason" and "lit up" in the cult series "The X-Files", playing Kevin Kreider.
In 1996, the actor received several smallroles in the films "Experimental", "The Cold Heart of the Murderer" and the TV series "Murashki". In the same year he began shooting in the project "Merchants" - his character Sean is present in seven episodes.
In 1997, Kevin Zegers played Chris, a boy,which is haunted by Evil in the mystical film "The Architect of the Shadows". And the next year the guy got the lead role of Josh in the extremely popular family comedy "King of the Air".
In 2000, Kevin played Ethan in a soap operaThe Titans. In 2003, the actor played Dale in the horror film "Fear of the Dark". In the same year, there is another horror film - "Turn Not There", where the actor got the role of Evan. Around the same time, Kevin starred in one of the series of the popular series "The Mysteries of Smallville."
In 2004, the actor was offered the role of Terry in the fantastic horror film "Dawn of the Dead". In the same year, he appears in one of the episodes of the famous series "Doctor House."
The film "Transamerica" and the recognition of American critics
In 2005, the actor was offered one of the mainroles in the feature film of Duncan Tucker "Transamerica". Before that Kevin Zegers worked actively on various projects, but he came across only episodic roles, as well as characters in low-budget Canadian films. But it was this role that was the turning point in his career.
The plot of the film tells the story of Bree - a man,collecting money for the last sex change operation, as well as his son Toby, who was brilliantly played by Kevin. The role of a bisexual troubled teenager who sells his affection to the first comer, provided the young actor with a lot of positive feedback from critics, as well as an award at the Cannes Film Festival.
Kevin Zegers: Filmography
In 2006, the actor was offered another mainrole - this time he had to work in the romantic comedy "Boy in a Girl". Here he played Woody Dean, who, for strange reasons, changes his bodies with his neighbor.
And in 2007 the actor played Trey in anotherThe romantic comedy "Life by Jane Austen". And in the future there are other pictures in which Kevin Zegers was shot. The filmography of the actor was replenished with such works as "Normal" and "Stone Angel". In 2008, he played the kidnapper Frank in the thriller "Night Gardens". In the same year he got the role of Sean in the crime thriller "Fifty Walking Corpses".
From 2009 to 2011, Kevin Zegers works in thepopular TV series "Gossip Girl", where he plays Damien. And in 2012, appears in yet another series - this time he appears in the image of Mark in the project "Titanic: Blood and Steel." In 2013, he gets the role of Sam in the post-apocalyptic film "Colony". In the same year he appears on the screen as a half-angel-gay in the film "The Instrument of Death: The City of Bones".
Kevin Zegers: personal life
Of course, personal life, or rather the relationshipZegers with the opposite sex, interested in many fans of the actor. In fact, over the past ten years, the press constantly appeared more and more information about the novels and intrigues of the young man - some of them he confirmed, some left without comment. For example, in due time informed, that Kevin meets with Maris Kohlan and Samira Armstrong. Some yellow editions have published information that the actor had had some fun with Peris Hilton.
Approximately in 2007 there were rumors thatThe actor meets with Jamie Field, who works as his manager. Soon the rumors were confirmed, and a few years later the couple announced an engagement. In the summer of 2013, young people played a wedding. Kevin Zegers and his wife today often appear together in public and look really happy.