Winner of MovieGuide Awards for Most Inspiring Movie Acting, Kevin Sorbo is an actor working in the Hollywood industry. He is well-known for his muscular frame, long hair and deep voice and is popular in the world for starring the role of Hercules in the TV series Hercules and the Amazon Women.
Early life and education
Kevin Sorbo was born as Kevin David Sorbo on 24th September 1958 in Mound, Minnesota, the United States of America to Ardis and Lynn Sorbo. He was born and raised in a middle-class family.
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He is of American nationality and belongs to Norwegian, English, German and Scottish descent.
Kevin was enrolled at Minnesota State University Moorhead where he majored in marketing and advertising. As he was raised in a middle-class family, he took the job of a model and also worked as a bouncer to support his tuition fee.
Career and Awards
After appearing as a model in several prints and television advertising, he finally won the role of Barry in the TV series 1st & Ten, starring O.J. Simpson.
In 1991, he started the role of a delivery man in the TV series Santa Barbara.
Kevin Sorbo appeared in movies like Condition: Critical and Slaughter of the Innocents in the early 1990s and finally won the role of Hercules in the TV Hercules and the Amazon Women.
He also starred in the Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus in the late 1990s.
Kevin Sorbo has won Grace Award for Most Inspiring Performance in Movies from the movie Soul Surfer.
He was nominated for various awards such as Saturn Award for Television from Andromeda, Grace Award for Most Inspiring Performace in Movies from Soul Surfer, and QFTA Television Award for Best Actor in Syndicated Series from Hercules.
Married Life and Children
While Kevin Sorbo was starring the role of Hercules in the movie Hercules, he met the love of his life, Sam Sorbo. His girlfriend and the present wife, Sam Sorbo is an actress, talk show host, and also an author.
It was love at first sight, and the couple started dating soon after meeting for a couple of times. A few months later, they announced their engagement and they got married on the 5th of January 1998.
The couple is blessed with three children. Kevin did not reveal information about her children. For now, Kevin and Sam are enjoying a blissful married life without any rumors of divorce and separation issues.
Net worth and Salary
He has been earning a lucrative amount of salary. Likewise, Kevin Sorbo' net worth in 2018 is around $6 million and earns an annual salary of approximately $727,000.