Casper Van Dien Biography

Birthday: 1968-12-18
Place of Birth: Milton, Florida USA
Height: 5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
Wiki Biography: He is the 6th Casper in his family (his son is the 7th). His father was a Navy commander/pilot; both his grandfathers were in the military, one as a Marine infantryman, the other as a naval doctor. He attended Florida's Admiral Farragut Academy, graduating third in command of his class. He went to Florida State in 1988. There he became interested in acting and moved to Los Angeles. He landed many different TV series parts. "Griffin Stone" in "Beverly Hills, 90210" (1990) and "Ty Moody" in "One Life to Live" (1968). His son, Cappy Van Dien, was born in September of 1993; his daughters, Grace Van Dien, in 1996, Maya Van Dien on September 20th 2001 and Celeste Van Dien on Oct 3rd 2003. His movie credits have included the title role in James Dean: Race with Destiny (1997) (TV), the lead (Johnny Rico) in Paul Verhoeven's hit science-fiction adventure, Starship Troopers (1997). He became the 20th screen Tarzan in the Warner Bros. Village Roadshow film Tarzan and the Lost City (1998). He then starred in The Omega Code (1999) with his wife Catherine Oxenberg and the The Vector File (2002) (TV) also starring India Oxenberg. Next came Tim Burton's Sleepy Hollow (1999) with Johnny Depp.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Freshman Dorm Zack Taylor 1992 Drama
Titans Chandler Williams 2000
Windfall 2003 Action
I Married a Princess 2005 Family
Sleepy Hollow Brom Van Brunt 2013 Action
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Starship Troopers Johnny Rico 1997 Game Show, Sport, 0, 0
Tarzan and the Lost City Tarzan 1998 Action, Adventure, Family
Sleepy Hollow Brom Van Brunt 1999 Reality Tv, 0, 0, Game Show
The Omega Code Gillen Lane 1999 Adventure, Action, Drama
Cutaway 2000 0
Python 2000
Going Back Capt. Ramsey 2001 0, 0
Sanctimony Tom Gerrick 2001 Crime, Horror, Thriller
Danger Beneath the Sea 2001
Casper Meets Wendy 2003 Adventure, Comedy, Family
Hollywood Flies Zach 2004 0, Game Show, 0
The Fallen Ones 2005 Fantasy, Horror
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb Danny Fremont 2006
Starship Troopers 3: Marauder Colonel Johnny Rico 2008 Sport
Born to Ride Mike Callahan 2011
The Pact Creek 2012 Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Assumed Killer Sam Morrow 2013 Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Higher Mission John Perryman 2013
500 MPH Storm Nathan Sims 2013 0, Sport
Noobz Casper Van Dien 2013
11 Seconds Benjamin Stills 2013 Drama, Family
Shiver Detective Sebastian Delgado 2013 Thriller
Sleeping Beauty King David 2014 Adventure, Fantasy
ISRA-88 Lt. Col. Harold Richards 2015
Ratpocalypse John 2015 Fantasy
Avengers Grimm Rumpelstiltskin 2015 Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Mucho Dinero Kurt 2015 Action, Adventure, Comedy
Army Dog Tom Holloway 2016