- Date of Birth:
- May 12, 1966
- 5' 10"
Stephen Baldwin (born Stephen Andrew Baldwin on May 12, 1966 in Massapequa, New York) is an American actor, director, producer and author. Stephen attended the American Academy of Dramatic arts, honing his craft at acting. His earlier career includes small roles in television series like Kate and Allie and Family Ties, before he made his big screen debut in The Beast in 1988. One of his biggest roles came in 1989, when he starred with Tom Cruise in Born On The Fourth of July in 1989. His landed a huge breakthrough in 1995, appearing in The Usual Suspects. He followed up that role with a part in Bio-Dome, starring opposite Pauly Shore. He replaced Rick Moranis as Barney Rubble in The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas in 2000. Around that time, Stephen began appearing in reality television series, including Celebrity Mole Hawaii, Ty Murray’s Celebrity Bull Riding Challenge, Celebrity Big Brother UK and Celebrity Apprentice. He continues to act in movies, including Faith of Our Fathers, I’m in Love with a Church Girl, and Fred Claus. In 2006, Stephen released The Unusual Suspect, a memoir about his personal life, career, drug abuse and ultimately, his conversion to a born-again Christian.
Best Known For:
Stephen Baldwin is best known as an actor, appearing in The Usual Suspects, Bio-Dome and on reality television competitions.
Stephen married Kennya Deodato in 1990. They have two children together, including model Hailey Baldwin. Stephen is the youngest of the Baldwin brothers – including Alec Baldwin, Daniel Baldwin and Billy Baldwin. Stephen became a born-again Christian following the 9/11 attacks. He is politically active, supporting Sam Brownback, Mike Huckabee and Donald Trump’s campaigns for president.