Steve Howey (actor)
Steve Howey in 2011
|Born||Steven Michael Robert Howey
July 12, 1977
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Sarah Shahi (2009–present)|
He is known for his role as Van Montgomery in the television series Reba. His roles also include the films Supercross, DOA: Dead or Alive, and Bride Wars. He is currently starring in the Showtime series Shameless, in the role of Kevin "Kev" Ball.
Early life and education
Howey has guest-starred on various TV shows including ER (1994) and The Drew Carey Show (1995). He also starred in and produced the independent film Class (1998), which was written and directed by his father and was accepted into the Denver International Film Festival.
In 2001, Howey got his first starring role in a series when he was cast as Van Montgomery in the show Reba. Howey stayed with the show until it ended in 2007. He also appeared in Reba McEntire's music video Every Other Weekend, with his Reba co-star Joanna García.
In 2005, he starred in the action film Supercross as K.C. Carlyle, an MX racer. Howey also played Weatherby in the movie DOA: Dead or Alive, alongside Jaime Pressly and Eric Roberts. In 2009, he starred in Bride Wars, with Anne Hathaway and Kate Hudson (with whom he also starred in the 2011 movie Something Borrowed, once again as her love interest). Howey also portrayed the title role in the 2009 film, Stan Helsing. That same year, Howey also appeared in the web series CTRL playing Ben Piller. He has also appeared on the show Psych.
Howey is married to actress Sarah Shahi. The two became engaged in June 2007, while vacationing in Hawaii and married on February 7, 2009, in Las Vegas. On July 8, 2009, they had their first child, a son. Shahi gave birth during an at-home water birth. On March 1, 2015, a twin daughter and son were delivered via home birth.
|1999||Pacific Blue||Episode: "Silicon Valley of the Dolls"|
|2000||Get Real||Chris DeFalco||Episode: "Falling from Grace"|
|ER||Quarterback Elizey||Episode: "Homecoming"|
|The Drew Carey Show||Student||Episode: "Be Drew to Your School"|
|2001||Any Day Now||Troy||Episode: "Everyone Deserves to Be Loved"|
|2001–2007||Reba||Van Montgomery||126 episodes|
|2006||Twins||Zack||Episode: "Blast from the Past"|
|DOA: Dead or Alive||Weatherby|
|2007||The Beast||Ty Troop|
|2009||Bride Wars||Daniel Williams|
|Surviving Suburbia||Brock||Episode: "Three End Tables"|
|Ctrl||Ben Piller||10 episodes|
|State of Romance||Mike||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2010||Psych||Derek Walker||Episode: "Thrill Seekers and Hell Raisers"|
|2011–present||Shameless||Kevin "Kev" Ball||37 Episodes|
|2013||New Girl||Jax McTavish||Episode: "Tinfinity"|
|Sons of Anarchy||Hopper||2 Episodes|
|2014||In Your Eyes||Bo Soames|
|2014||Jennifer Falls||The old classmate||Episode: "The Virginity Thief"|
|2015||Workaholics||Blue Knight DeMamp||Episode: "Gramps DeMamp is Dead"|
|2015||See You In Valhalla|
- "Family weekend at NJC starts Friday". Journal-Advocate. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- Evan "Mushy" Jacobs. "EXCLUSIVE: MovieWeb Revs It Up With Steve Howey of ‘Supercross’". MovieWeb. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- Michael Roberts. "Photos: Ten Colorado-connected funny people". Westword. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- Sources in article "DOA: Dead or Alive".
- "Stan Helsing Takes It to the Streets!". Dread Central. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "Husted: Summer music series on menu again at Elway's". The Denver Post. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "'New Girl' 2x18 'TinFinity' stills released • Hypable". Hypable. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "Meet William Wolf Howey!". People. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "Sarah Shahi: How I Handled My Home Birth – Moms & Babies – Celebrity Babies and Kids - Moms & Babies - People.com". PEOPLE.com. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
- "Steve Howey and Sarah Shahi Welcome Twins Violet Moon and Knox Blue". People.com. March 6, 2015. Retrieved March 7, 2015.
- Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. Dec 30, 2008.