Steve Howey is an American TV & movie actor. Steve is well know for his roles as Van Montgomery in Reba(sitcom named after Reba McEntire), Ben Piller in Ctrl (NBC comedy web series), Kevin Ball in Shameless (black comedy-drama) among others.
Steve Howey was born on 12th July 1977 in San Antonio, Texas, United States to Bill Howey(father)- an actor, director and acting coach and Carla Howey(Mother). He grew up in Denver.
Steve Howey & Sarah Shahi Marriage: Steve and Sarah got engaged in June 2007 during their vacation in Hawaii, the couple got married on 7th February 2009 in Las Vegas.
Image: Steve Howey With Wife Sarah Shahi
The couple have three children, a son born on 8th July 2009 named William Wolf Howey (home birth) and twins (son & a daughter) born on 1st March 2015 named Violet Moon Howey(daughter) & Knox Blue Howey(Son).
Image: Steve Howey family: Wife Sarah Shahi, Sons and daughter
Steve Howey: Career
Movies/ TV movie
- Making Babies(2018): He acted as John Kelly in the produced and directed by Josh F. Huber, it features Eliza Coupe, Steve Howey, Ed Begley Jr. in the cast.
- Blue & Green(2017): He played the role- Michiga'n in the TV movie directed by Jarret Tarnol with actors- Kirby Bliss Blanton, Matt Shively, Brent Tarnol in the lead cast.
- Unleashed(2016): Steve played Sam in this Comedy movie directed by Finn Taylor starring Justin Chatwin, Sean Astin, Steve Howey in the lead.
- Love on the Run(2016): He portrayed Rick in the directed by Ash Christian starring Steve Howey, Robert Christopher Riley, Frances Fisher in the lead.
- See You in Valhalla(2015): He played the character of Makewi in the Comedy Drama movie directed by Jarret Tarnol with stars- Bret Harrison, Sarah Hyland, Steve Howey playing important roles.
- In Your Eyes(2014): He played the role of Bo Soames in the Romantic Fantasy directed by Brin Hill with stars- Michael Stahl-David, Zoe Kazan, Mark Feuerstein in the main roles.
- Wrong Cops(2013): Steve appeared as Sandy in the Comedy movie directed by Quentin Dupieux starring Mark Burnham, Steve Little, Eric Judor in the lead.
- Conception(2011): Steve was Joel in the Romantic Comedy movie by Josh Stolberg created by Josh Stolberg , cast included Aaron Ashmore, Pamela Adlon, David Arquette
- Losing Control(2011): He played the role of Terry in the Comedy movie directed by Valerie Weiss with Reid Scott, Miranda Kent, Kathleen Robertson in the lead.
- Something Borrowed(2011): He portrayed Marcus in the Romantic Comedy Drama movie directed by Luke Greenfield , it stars Kate Hudson, Colin Egglesfield, Ginnifer Goodwin in the cast.
- Stan Helsing(2009): He acted as Stan Helsing in this Horror Comedy movie directed by Bo Zenga , cast includes Kenan Thompson, Diora Baird, Steve Howey
- Bride Wars(2009): He acted as Daniel in the Romantic Comedy by Gary Winick produced by Greg DePaul, Casey Wilson starring Anne Hathaway, Candice Bergen, Kate Hudson in the lead.
- Five Year Plan(2008): He played the character- Mickey in this TV Comedy movie, it was directed by Gail Mancuso with stars- Todd Eric Andrews, Sharon Brathwaite, Ivan Allen in the main roles.
- The Beast(2007): Steve was Ty Troop in the TV Comedy by James Widdoes starring Georgia Engel, Rebecca Budig, Steve Howey in the main roles.
- DOA: Dead or Alive(2006): Steve was Weatherby in this Adventure movie directed by Corey Yuen , it features Jaime Pressly, Sarah Carter, Devon Aoki in the cast.
- Supercross(2005): He played K.C. Carlyle in the Romantic Drama movie directed by Steve Boyum featuring Steve Howey, Sophia Bush, Mike Vogel in the cast.
- Frankie Muniz HoopLA Celebrity Basketball Event(2004): he appeared as himself in this TV movie.
- Class(1998): He acted as Jim as well as co-produced the movie which was directed by Bill Howey.
TV Series/ Shows
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(2017): He portrayed the character- Andy McPherson in the Mystery Crime Series produced by Dick Wolf , cast included Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T
- The Real(2016): He appeared on the show in 2016
- Home & Family(2016): He appeared on this family TV Series in 2016
- The Talk(2016): Steve appeared on the TV show in 2016
- Extra(2016): Steve appeared in the TV show in 2016
- The Oversharer(2016): He played a Delivery Man in this mini Comedy series with the cast Meredith Monroe, Roma Maffia, Jacqueline Mazarella
- Workaholics(2015): Steve Howey portrayed the character of Blue Knight DeMamp in the Comedy Series with actors- Blake Anderson, Anders Holm, Adam Devine in the lead cast.
- Where's This Party?(2014): He portrayed the role- Marco Santini in the Comedy TV Series , cast included Jennifer Candy, Lauren Burns, Chris Candy
- New Girl(2013): He portrayed Jax McTavish in the Comedy Series starring Max Greenfield, Jake Johnson, Zooey Deschanel in the main roles.
- Sons of Anarchy(2013): He acted as Hopper in the Crime Thriller Drama TV Series , cast included Charlie Hunnam, Mark Boone Junior, Katey Sagal
- Shameless(2011): He played the main role- Kevin Ball in this Comedy Series created by John Wells. starring Ethan Cutkosky, Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy in the lead.
- Love Bites(2011): He portrayed Kell in the Comedy TV Series with the cast of Constance Zimmer, Greg Grunberg, Becki Newton
- Psych(2010): He played the character of Derek in the Mystery Crime TV Series with stars- Timothy Omundson, James Roday, Dulé Hill in the main roles.
- Ctrl(2009): He played the character- Ben Piller in the Comedy Series created by SXM , cast includes Emy Coligado, Tony Hale, Steve Howey
- State of Romance(2009): He played the character- Mike in the Comedy Series featuring Amy Anderson, Mike Bach, Josh Ardolf in the cast.
- Surviving Suburbia(2009): Steve played Brock in this TV Series , cast includes Jared Kusnitz, Bob Saget, Cynthia Stevenson
- Twins(2006): He acted as Zack in this Comedy Series , cast included Sara Gilbert, Mark Linn-Baker, Molly Stanton
- The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson(2005): Steve appeared on the TV show in 2005
- Celebrity Blackjack(2004):
- TV show
- SoapTalk(2004): Steve was a guest on the talk show
- The Sharon Osbourne Show(2004): Steve was a guest on Sharon Osbourne & Jack Osbourne's show
- Hollywood Squares(2002): TV show
- Reba(2001): He played the character- Van Montgomery in this Comedy TV Series starring Steve Howey, Reba Mcentire, Joanna Garcia Swisher in the lead. (show named after Reba Mcentire)
- Any Day Now(2001): He portrayed the role of Troy in the TV Series , it was produced by Finnegan/Pinchuk Productions, Paid Our Dues Productions, Nancy Miller, Spelling Entertainment starring Chris Mulkey, Lorraine Toussaint, Annie Potts in the main roles.
- Get Real(2000): He portrayed Chris DeFalco in the Romantic Comedy Series created by Clyde Phillips with stars- Eric Christian Olsen, Debrah Farentino, Jon Tenney playing important roles.
- The Drew Carey Show(2000): He played a Student in this Drama Series with the cast Diedrich Bader, Kathy Kinney, Drew Carey
- ER(2000): He acted in the role of Quarterback Elizey in this Drama Series , it has George Clooney, Julianna Margulies, Anthony Edwards in the lead cast.
- Totally Tooned In(1999): He narrated the Family Comedy Series.
- Pacific Blue(1999): He portrayed the role of in this Crime Drama TV Series , it has Paula Trickey, Jim Davidson, Darlene Vogel in the main roles.
Short movie/ video
- Monster Roll(2012): He played the role- Brody in this directed by Dan Blank created by Dan Blank, Vanishing Angle with Masashi Odate, Hidetoshi Imura, Steve Howey in the lead.
- Still Waiting...(2009): He portrayed the role of Agnew in this Video directed by Jeff Balis created by Rob McKittrick, Rob McKittrick, Eden Rock Media, , it has John Michael Higgins, Adam Carolla, Rob Benedict playing in the lead.
- Not a War Story(2017): He appeared in the Biographical documentary directed by Tim O'Donnell, cast included Mat Best, Dane Bingenheimer, Sean Astin.
Steve Howey: Interesting Facts
- Steve was into basketball in High school, basketball helped him get a scholarship in Sterling Northeastern Junior College.
- Scottish descent: Steve Howey is of Scottish ancestry, as revealed by him during the Craig Ferguson Late Night show. He also has English, German genes in him.
- Steve's elder brother used to ride Dirt bikes.
- He didn't want to be an actor as a kid, his father was an actor as well as an acting coach, that got him in to the business.
- Steve Howey is a member of the Republican Party .
- In early childhood Steve grew up in a boat house with his parents.
- Diving for bottle caps: As a kid of 8 years he would dive on the coast of Mexico for bottle caps and trade them for candies, he grew up loving and living adventures.
- He has been interviewed and profiled by Hollywood Reporter, People magazine, Men's Fitness and others.
- He is an investor with Opkix.
- He doesn't like working out hard, he likes to walk on treadmill while listening to music.
- Nanny controversy: Steve's nanny Sarah Alaseri had sued him and his wife in 2016 alleging he had insulted her calling names and insulting her religion Islam. There were also allegations of sexual malpractices against Steve and his wife Sarah.
- He used to drink everyday in his youth he would eat bowls of chicken wings and drink 3 pitchers of beer
- Tattoos: he has tattoos all over his body- on biceps, arms, chest. He has a tiger tattoo on his arm.
- He doesn't like casting directors touching on shoulders for bonding, he prefers words for bonding
- Miami Living: He appeared on the cover page of Miami Living magazine.
- He participated in SpiritDay pride wearing Purple jacket to support LGBT
- His family threw him a surprise party for his 40th birthday on a boat. He grew up on a sailboat.
Steve Howey: Quotes
- I always want to challenge myself
- I'm never content just to pursue one style or art form. It's about forging ahead in new adventures at every turn.
- Getting into shape helped get me into a better mood, and when I'm in a better mood, I'm funnier
- The older you get, the easier it is to get injured.
- There is a correlation between being in better shape and having great sex.
- sex scenes are like fight scenes they demand highest fitness
- Procrastination is a habit like anything else.
- 98% of the actors out there are struggling, its hard out there
- I feel my career hasn't started yet.
- There is no specific method to success in acting, each has his/ her own way.
- A Man's career is a marathon, a woman's career is a sprint.
- I can not eat eggs without hot sauce.
- There's no filter for ones soul (referring to snapchat filter)
- Be thankful for the microwave.
- Selling meth is actually quite easy
- Baseball makes people very loud.
- Turn off the news. Hug someone.
- Love who you got
- Hell in earth.
- Being a parent everyday is a Monday
- I drink coffee not cause I have to but because I want to. I drink whiskey not cause I want to but because I have to.
- Just when I start getting good at bottle flip, apparently it's not a thing anymore.
- Surfers describe riding a wave as living in the moment. Nothing else existing but the present. I feel the same way about falling down stairs
- Sometimes I smoke a cigar just to annoy you. Most times I enjoy it.
- Stretch marks show me that you're not what you use to be. That's beautiful. Change is good.
- Kids are so wonderful and ruin everything at the same time.
- Don't talk unless you can improve the conversation.
- I bet you that when aliens get stoned they think about us.
- For someone who practices unhealthy habits, I'm in great shape.
- The greatest gift doesn't come with an exchange receipt. #children
Steve Howey: Photos, Pictures
Steve Howey shirtless
Steve Howey shirtless at home
Steve Howey childhood
Steve Howey family: Wife Sarah Shahi, Sons and daughter
Steve Howey with his mom Carla
Steve Howey With Wife Sarah Shahi
Steve Howey With Wife Sarah Shahi
Young Steve Howey
Young Steve Howey