Milton French Stewart is best known to fans around the world as French Stewart. Milton French Stewart is a well-known American actor who has been in the film industry since the 90s.
The nice-looking blue-eyed actor is best known for his role in the American sitcom “3rd Rock from the sun”, which aired in the 1990s. Stewart, who is also known as Clamato’s official spokesman, has a fine collection of films, including the sitcom “Mom”, which premiered on the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) in September 2013. He also has a nice collection of movies that he played in silence.
His successful career has brought him not only the fame he currently enjoys but also wealth and comfort. Here are a few facts you need to know about the handsome actor.
French Stewart Biography
Born on February 20, 1964, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Stewart was raised by his mother, a housewife, and his stepfather, a microfilm technician. Stewart had a keen interest in the entertainment industry from an early age, hence his first television appearance at the age of five in a local children’s show called Captain Billy’s Clubhouse. However, he attended Del Norte High School before moving to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts to familiarize himself with the world of acting. He then graduated with a B.F.A. in Dramatic Arts.
More determined to make his breakthrough, Frenchman Stewart patiently toured the regional theater, wore a Yogi Bear costume for seven years at conventions, and fundraising for Hanna-Barbera, before he got his first acting role as a stand-off DJ in the final season of the 1992 American sitcom The New WKRP in Cincinnati, which was a sequel to the original 1978-82 CBS Cincinnati sitcom WKRP. The six-season sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun actually put Stewart in the spotlight after his role as Harry Solomon in the film. Other television shows he has appeared on recently include Secrets and Lies, 2 Broke Girls, The middle (aired 2013-2017), and many others.
French Stewart Family Life
The name French is a family name that has been passed down from the fourth generation of his family. Actually, he is the French number four. He is currently married in 2011 to Vanessa Claire Smith, an American actress, writer, and producer. The couple is blessed with a female child.
Other Facts You Must Know About Him
- Stewart’s Screen Actors Guild card
Frenchman Stewart earned his Screen Actors Guild card while working for Hanna-Barbera’s Shakey Quakey tour, but that was short-lived as he was fired for removing the head of his costume in front of the kids.
- Stewart is a comedian
Besides his outstanding acting skills, Stewart is also known for his funny body and facial features. This is remarkable in a number of supporting roles in a number of situation comedies and comedy films such as Home Alone 4 from 2002 and Inspector Gadget 2, released in 2003. He was also the voice of Bob in the animated television series God, the Devil, and Bob, which premiered on NBC on March 9, 2000.
- He Married Twice
Contrary to the growing speculation that Stewart is gay, the actor is actually married and had relationships with women before he settled down with Vanessa Claire Smith. In fact, the good-looking actor was once married to Katherine LaNasa. He got to know the American actress and former ballet dancer when she had a guest appearance in an episode of 3rd Rock from the Sun in 1996. They lived together for eleven years and ran several zoos in Albuquerque until their divorce in 2009. Stewart remarried two years later, while LaNasa currently runs her own company, CasaLaNasa, where she specializes in interior design.
- Net Worth and Salary
The 5 foot 10 inches tall and handsome American actor has won millions of hearts around the world and has an estimated net worth of $3 million according to some government websites. That’s how much he has earned through his appearances in over 100 movies and TV series.
Stewart’s active role in the entertainment industry has earned him a number of awards and nominations. These include:
- The1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
- The 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
- The 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee
Quick Facts about French Stewart
|Date of Birth/Birthday||February 20, 1964|
|Place of Birth||Albuquerque, New Mexico USA|
|Wife/Spouse||Vanessa Claire Stewart|
|Divorced||Yes (once with Katherine LaNasa)|
|Net Worth||$3 Million Dollars|
|Height/Tall||5 feet 10 inches(178 cm)|
|Children/Kids||Helene Claire Stewart(daughter)|