Stephen Amell Biography

Stephen Amell is Canadian actor who became famous for his role as Oliver Queen / Green Arrow in the Arrowverse television franchise series Arrow. In addition, he played Casey Jones in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the shadows (2016).

The actor was bor as Stephen Adam Amell  on May 8, 1981 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to Sandra (Bolté) and Thomas Amell. Stephen and Robbie Amell, an actor, are cousins.

Stephen Amell Net Worth and Income

According to available information, Amell has a net worth of 3 million US dollars. However, at the beginning of the Arrow series, he was earning an income of $30,000 per episode.

Stephen Amell Height and Weight

Stephen Amell height is 185 cm or 6 feet 1 inch, while his weight is 82 kg or 181 lbs., as listed by his agency. In fact, the actor often proudly shows his athletic build and muscles earned by regular workout.


Stephen Amell

Last summer Amell made headlines for his shirtless appearance in the WWE ring. He is a huge fan of professional wrestling. Nevertheless, his Instagram shows actor’s soft side. He often posts cute photos of his family showing him as a loving father and husband that melt hearts of his followers.

Stephen Amell Wife and Family

Canadian superhero actor is a married man. Stephen Amell wife is American actress and model form Huston, Texas, Casandra Jean. They married on December 25, 2012. A private wedding ceremony took place in Caribbean. Couple married for a second time in New Orleans on May 26, 2013. They have a daughter Mavi Alexandra Jean Amell who was born in October 2013.

Stephen Amell and his wife reside in Palm Springs, California. They purchased a home for $740,000, the 1954 rancher that sits across from Frank Sinatra’s onetime desert home.


Stephen Amell with his wife and daughter

Nevertheless, this is Stephen Amell’s second marriage. He was married to a fellow Canadian Carolyn Lawrence. He married Carolyn on December 8, 2007, in Toronto. However, the couple divorced in 2010.

Stephen Amell attended St. Andrew’s College in Aurora, Ontario and was enthusiastic about the sports. While living in Canada, he was a fan of local teams like Toronto Maple Leafs (hockey), Toronto Raptors (basketball) and Blue Jays (baseball). In 2015, Amell campaigned for Blue Jay’s third baseman Josh Donaldson to be elected to the all-star team. After his move to LA, California, he supported LA Rams and LA Kings.

Movies and TV Series

When he was a teenager, Amell decided to become an actor. Before his acting breakthrough, Stephen Amell worked on various movies and TV series. In 2004 he appeared in two episodes of the fourth season of Queer as Folk as the Liberty Ride spinning instructor. In the first season of television series Dante’s Cove, Amell played Adam. However, the production replaced him with Jon Fleming in season two of the show.


Stephen Amell in “Arrow”

Amell has played the same character of Oliver Queen/ Green Arrow through five different television series: Arrow (2012), The Flash (2014), Supergirl (2015), Vixen (2015) and Legends of Tomorrow (2016).

Oliver Queen/Green Arrow is the title character of The CW series Arrow. Arrow became an immediate hit in 2012 and Amell became Green Arrow the superhero. Therefore Green Arrow became Amell’s breakthrough role that brought him international fame.


Legends of Tomorrow (2016)

In 2007, Stephen Amell won a Gemini Award for his guest-starring role on Re Genesis. In December 2010, Amell was cast for the role on The Vampire Diaries.

Ethnicity and Nationality

Stephen Amell belongs to white ethnicity with mixed English, Scottish, German and French-Canadian descent. in addition, he holds Canadian citizenship and nationality.

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Born:,May 8 1981
Net Worth:,$3 million
Salary:,$30000 per “Arrow” episode
Hair Color:,Light Brown
Eye Color:,Blue
Height:,185 cm or 6 fe 1 in
Weight:,82 kg or 181 lbs
Married to:,Casandra Jean
Affair with:,N/A
Children:,1 (daughter Mavi Alexandra Jean Amell)
Birth Sign:,Taurus
Education:,St. Andrew’s College in Aurora (Ontario)

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