Kevin Sussman Biography

Updated On Jul 12, 2018 Published On Jul 12, 2018
Facts of Kevin Sussman
Name Kevin Sussman
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Staten Island, New York City,
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Ashkenazi Jewish
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 million
Salary $50,000
Weight in KG 62 kgs
Famous for The Big Bang Theory
Married Alessandra Young
Divorce Alessandra Young
Education College of Staten Island,‘American Academy of Dramatic Arts
TV Show The Big Bang Theory, Ugly Betty
Siblings Brian Sussman, Dan Sussman
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Kevin Sussman is an American actor well known for his role as Stuart Bloom in the American sitcom The Big Bang Theory.

He was born on December 4, 1970, in Staten Island, New York City. He’s Jewish and has a family of three elder brothers, Andy, Dan, and Brian.

Kevin studied at the College of Staten Island, for about one year, and graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Manhattan. He was always interested in acting, and his parents seeing his interest send him to Uta Hagen for four years. He also studied drama at the “HB Studio” in Greenwich Village, New York City, for a while.

He also took a job at a local comic-book store before he made his debut as Joey Howell in the TV series Ghost Stories in 1998. This was followed by his role as Tuba Guy in the NBC series Third Watch.

His debut on the big screen was with his appearance as Alan Joseph Zuckerman in the comedy-drama Liberty Heights in 1999.

In 2000, he played the role of Lenny in the comedy-drama film Almost Famous. Although it was a minor role, his performance helped him strengthen his grasp in the industry. The drama film stars other actors like Billy CrudupKate HudsonJason Lee, and others in the lead.

Kevin has since acted in many movies, Kissing Jessica Stein (2001), Sweet Home Alabama (2002), Hitch (2005), Made of Honor (2008), Alpha and Omega’ (2010), and 2nd Serve (2012) are a few to name.

Kevin had a recurring role as Walter in the serial Ugly Betty which ran from 2006 to 2007. The role also earned him a nomination for Ensemble of the Year at the 2007 Gold Derby Awards and also for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

His career reached heights when he was offered a recurring role of Stuart bloom for the CBS serial The Big Bang Theory, where he plays the role of an introvert comic-book store owner.

Kevin’s latest TV appearances have been for Children’s Hospital, Weeds (2012) and Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Camp. He has also appeared on many TV commercials including Eggos, FedEx, T Mobile and Galaxy S 4G.

Kevin was married to wife Alessandra Young and broke up with her in 2012. They filed for a divorce in 2017. There are no reports of his affairs or romantic relationships in the past.

His net worth is estimated to be $3 million and earns a salary of $50,000 per episode.

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Born in Staten Island, New York City

December 4 , 1970

Kevis Sussman was born on December 4, 1970, in Staten Island, New York City, to Jewish parents, who were both school teachers.

Acting debut as Joey Howell

1998

Kevin made his first acting debut playing the role of Joey Howell in the TV serial Ghost Stories in 1998.

Role of Alan Joseph Zuckerman

1999

he then made his big screen debut, appearing as Alan Joseph Zuckerman in the comedy-drama film Liberty Heights written and directed by Barry Levinson.

Minor role in Almost Famous.

2000

in 2000, Kevin was seen as Lenny, in the comedy-drama film Almost Famous, in which he had a minor role.

Appeared on Ugly Betty

2006

Kevin had a recurring role of Walter, in the first season of the TV comedy-drama serial Ugly Betty which ran from 2006-2009.

Major debut in The Big Bang Theory

2009

Kevin Sussman was picked for the role of Stuart Bloom, an iconic character for the series The Big Bang Theory.

Nominated for the role of Walter, Ugly Betty

2007

kevin was nominated for the award of the Ensemble of the Year, at the 2007 Gold Derby Awards, but didn't win it.

Married to Alessandra Young

2006

Kevin was married to Alessandra Young, in the January of 2006, living a happy life initially, until the relationship saw bitterness in 2012.

Parting ways in October 2017

2017

The relationship between Kevin and Alessandra had started to raise problems, and the couple was living separately until October 2017, when they filed for a divorce.

Net worth around $3 million

2017

By the end of 2017, stats showed that Kevin had an estimated wealth of $3 million, receiving a salary of $50,000 per episode.