Corin Nemec Biography

Published On Jul 03, 2016
Facts of Corin Nemec
Date of Birth: 1971 , November-5
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Name Michael Shanks
Birth Name Michael Garrett Shanks
Father Peter Moore Smith
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Vancouver
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $215 million
Married Yes
Married to Lexa Doig (m. 2003)
Music Group South Crack
Books Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It
Nick Name Juli
Working For Movies
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Body Measurements 36-26-35
Affair with Bart Freundlich
Movies Stargate: The Ark of Truth 2008
TV Show Zoo
Siblings Peter Moore Smith
Mother Anne
Weight in KG N/A
Education University of British Columbia (1994)
Religion Atheist
Salary N/A
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 26
Hip Size 35
Shoe Size 7.5 (US)
Children Tatiana Shanks, Mia Tabitha Shanks, Samuel David Shanks
Divorce Yes
Awards Best Lead Performance By A Male in a Television Movie 2014
Sisters Valerie Smith
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In May 2002, Corin got married to Jami Schahn. They were close since they were in high school. They began their romantic love affairs since a long time; they welcomed their first child together a daughter named Sadie Joy Nemec in 1993. They are now divorced. His nationality is American and he is of white ethnicity. He is six feet tall in his height.

When Corin was aged 13 years old, he was inspired in acting after he watched the children's film The Goonies. As his acting interest grew with his age, he began training at Centre Stage LA Theatre Company. He also performed in talent showcases. In 1987, he starred the role of Nicky Papadopolis in an American situation comedy Webster. He appeared in this TV series for one year. He got his rise in fame in 1988 after he portrayed the role of Noble Tucker in a 1988 biographical comedy-drama film Tucker: The Man and His Dream. He is also critically acclaimed for starring the role of Parker Lloyd Lewis in an American teen sitcom Parker Lewis Can't Lose. His net worth is $1.5 Million.

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Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

November 5 , 1971

Also known by the name Corky, Corin Nemec was born as Joseph Charles Nemec IV at the end of 1971 in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America to Joseph C. Nemec III. He has one older sister named Anastacia C. Nemec.

Began his interest in acting

1985

When Corin was aged 13 years old, he was inspired in acting after he watched the children's film The Goonies. As his acting interest grew with his age, he began training at Centre Stage LA Theatre Company. He also performed in talent showcases.

Appeared in the movie, Tucker: The Man and His Dream

1988

In 1987, he starred the role of Nicky Papadopolis in an American situation comedy Webster. He got his rise in fame in 1988 after he portrayed the role of Noble Tucker in a 1988 biographical comedy-drama film Tucker: The Man and His Dream. 

Appeared in a teen sitcom, Parker Lewis Can't Lose

1990

He is also critically acclaimed for starring the role of Parker Lloyd Lewis in an American teen sitcom Parker Lewis Can't Lose.  He played this lead role for about four years. In 1994, he appeared in the TV series The Stand. 

Appeared in the television series, Stargate SG-1

2002

Corin Nemec is an actor who has also established himself as a producer and screenwriter. He is famous for starring the lead role of Jonas Quinn on Stargate SG-1. He was first seen in this TV series in 2002. 

First child, Sadie Joy Nemec

1993

He became father for the first time in his life in 1993. He and his ex partner welcomed their first child together that year and that time it was a daughter and they named her Sadie Joy Nemec.

Married to Jami Schahn

2002

In May 2002, Corin got married to Jami Schahn. They were close since they were in high school. They began their romantic love affairs since a long time. They continued this married life for several years. They are now divorced. 

Nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards

1989

At the end of 1980s, he starred the role of Steven Gregory Stayner/Dennis Parnell in the movie I Know My First Name Is Steven. For this role, he got his first nomination in Primetime Emmy Awards in 1989. He got nominated in this award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special. 

Nominated in Young Artist Awards

1990

Till date he has been nominated in Young Artist Awards for three different times in his life. He got his first nomination in this award in 1990 for Best Young Actor Starring in a TV Movie, Pilot or Special. In 1993, he was nominated for Outstanding Young Comedian in a Television Series.