Best known for the portrayal of character Van in the TV comedy series Reba, Steve Howey is an American actor. Other than Reba, he is also popular for his character in the TV series ‘Shameless’. However, he doesn’t hold a thriving career. Here, have a look at the career, biography, and net worth of Steve Howey in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Steve Howey was born as Steven Michael Robert Howey on July 12, 1977, in San Antonio, Texas, USA. He is the son of director Bill Howey. There is not much information about his mother. Steve completed his early education in Texas but moved to Denver, Colorado when he was in high school. After his high school, he attended Northeastern Junior College in Sterling, Colorado where he got a basketball scholarship for two years. After his education, he made up his mind to pursue his career in acting.
Steve Howey is a person who keeps his personal life extremely private. He has never spoken about it publicly. At present, he is a happily married man and a proud father of 3 kids. His wife’s name is Sarah Sashi who is of Scottish descent. His wife gave birth to all three kids at home. In fact, she had water birth while her first delivery. As of now, the couple is leading a happy life.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
When Steve got the basketball scholarship at Northeastern Junior College, he had no idea that he was going to be an actor. After his graduation, he started working as a waiter at the Littleton, Colorado Restaurant but soon, he broke into the industry. He made his debut on the silver screen with a guest appearance on the TV show ER in 1994. For the next few years, his talents went unnoticed, and he remained an unknown name in the industry. Finally, in 2001, he managed to bag a leading role on the award-winning TV series Reba.
He remained with the show till 2007, and in those years, he earned significant popularity and success. Meanwhile, he also made his film debut and appeared in a couple of hit movies such as ‘DOA: Dead or Alive’ and ‘Bride Wars’. In 2010, he signed another popular TV series Shameless which bolstered his success to the next level.
Moving on to the awards, Steve Howey has a fair successful career, but he hasn’t won any major award. He might have won minor awards, but they are not known either.
Net Worth & Earnings
Unlike big stars, Steve doesn’t hold a thriving career. Still, the dashing actor has an estimated net worth of $3 million. His only source of income is acting. He has charged a big amount of the money for the TV series Reba and Shameless. This is why he has such remarkable net worth. His net worth will surely increase in the future because at present he has been working on two films and one TV show.
Steve Howey is a son of a director father, but his father has nothing to do with his career. Whatever Steve has achieved, he did at his own. Initially, his father worked as an acting coach for him, but later Steve managed it all alone.