July 4, 2022

Dean Cain Biography, Age, Superman, Son, Movies, Net Worth And News

Dean Cain Biography

Dean Cain is an American actor, producer and television show host. He is  best known for playing the role of Clark Kent/Superman in the TV series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Dean was also host of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and appeared in the soap opera series Hit the Floor.

Dean Cain Age |How Old Is Dean Cain

Dean was born on July 31, 1966 in Mount Clemens, Michigan. He is 52 years old as of 2018.

Dean Cain Height | How Tall Is Dean Cain

Dean stands at a height of 1.82 m.

Dean Cain Family | Dean Cain Ethnicity | Dean Cain Nationality

Dean was born Dean George Tanaka in Mount Clemens, Michigan.  He is the son of Roger Tanaka and actress Sharon Thomas.  Dean is of three eighths Japanese descent, along with French Canadian, Irish, and Welsh. Dean’s mother married film director Christopher Cain in 1969 , who adopted Dean and his brother, musician Roger Cain. The family moved to Malibu, California and later Dean’s mother had a daughter, actress Krisinda Cain.

Dean Cain Education

Dean went to Santa Monica High School, where he excelled in sports. Among his schoolmates were Charlie Sheen, who played on the same baseball team as Cain when they were children, as well as Rob Lowe and his brother, Chad.

In 1984 Cain graduated from high school and attended Princeton University, where he starred as a free safety on the football team.  Dean set a national record with 12 interceptions (in just 10 games) during the 1987 season, and finished his collegiate career with 22 interceptions in 30 games.  While at the university he dated actress Brooke Shields .

In 1988 Dean  graduated  with a Bachelor of Arts in history. His senior thesis was titled “The History and Development of the Functions of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences”.

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Dean Cain Married | Dean Cain Wife | Is Dean Cain Married | Mindy Mccready Dean Cain

Dean is still single.  He dated actress Brooke Shields for two years while the two were both attending Princeton University. Dean became engaged to singer Mindy McCready in 1997.  They broke up the following year.

After his ex girlfriend died Dean said that he was saddened to hear of her passing, but she was not surprised, he told the  People magazine, Starcrushreports. Dean painted a sad picture of their relationship, which began in 1997 and ended after a year.

Mindy was considered one of country music’s biggest rising stars after the double-Platinum success of her debut album, ‘Ten Thousand Angels.’ Dean was celebrating the success of his starring role on ‘Lois & Clark’ when the two met and fell in love.

Dean Cain Son |Christopher Dean Cain |Dean Cain Girlfriend | Samantha Torres Dean Cain

Dean  has a son named Christopher Dean Cain  who was born June 11, 2000 with ex-girlfriend and Playboy Playmate Samantha Torres. He named his son after his adoptive father, film director Christopher Cain.

Dean Cain Superman

Dean took on his biggest role as Superman in the television series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman in 1993.  Due to its level of its popularity the program  was estimated to bring in an average of at least 15 million viewers per episode. The series ran for four seasons, ending in 1997.

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Dean Cain Movies

Year

Title

Role

2019
The Challenger Disaster
Larry Arnold (Lawyer)
Sweet Inspirations
Greg
Ria
Vice President Flemming
90 Feet from Home
Raymond Fuller
The Seven
High Priest Asael
The Follower
Sheriff
A Promise To Astrid
Pastor Scott Seabury
2018
The Incantation
Abel Baddon
Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer
Detective James “Woody” Wood
Megan’s Christmas Miracle
John
Andy the Talking Hedgehog]
Bob (Dad)
2050
Maxwell
Prolonged Exposure
Det. Jaime Montenegro
2016
DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year
Jonathan Kent
2015
Vendetta
Mason Danvers
The Dog Who Saved Summer
Ted Stein
Deadly Sanctuary
Roy Hollingsworth
2014
At the Top of the Pyramid
Jefferson Parker
God’s Not Dead
Marc Shelley
The Appearing
Dr. Shaw
Airplane vs. Volcano
Rick Pierce
A Belle for Christmas
Glenn Barrows
Small Town Santa
Sheriff Rick Langston
Mind’s Eye (aka The Black Hole)
Mark Willis
A Horse for Summer
Kent Walsh
A Dog for Christmas
Earl
Horse Camp
Luke
2013
Heaven’s Door
Leo
Man Camp
Luke
Defending Santa
Sheriff Scott Hanson
2012
Meant to Be
Mike
I Am… Gabriel
Sheriff Brody
2011
5 Days of War
Chris Bailot
Home Run Showdown
Rico Deluca
Dirty Little Trick
Michael
The Fallen
Cole
Latin Quarter
Appolinaire
Vacation
Bryce
The Sandy Creek Girls
Jared
2010
Circle of Pain
Wyatt
Abandoned
Kevin Peterson
Hole in One
Repo Man
Kill Katie Malone
Robert
Pure Country 2: The Gift
Music Video Director
A Nanny for Christmas
Danny Donner
Subject: I Love You
James Trapp
Bed & Breakfast
Jake
2009
Aussie and Ted’s Great Adventure
Michael Brooks
Maneater
Harry
2008
Ace of Hearts
Daniel Harding
Five Dollars a Day
Rick Carlson
2007
Urban Decay
Stan
Final Approach
Jack Bender
2006
Max Havoc: Ring of Fire
Roger Tarso
September Dawn
Joseph Smith
2005
Truth
Peter
Bailey’s Billion$
Theodore Maxwell
Wrinkles
Mayday
Commander James Slan
2004
Post Impact
Tom Parker
Lost
Jeremy Stanton
2003
Dragon Fighter
Capt. David Carver
Breakaway
Morgan
Out of Time
Chris Harrison
Grandpa’s Place
Special Appearance
2002
New Alcatraz
Dr. Robert Trenton
Dark Descent
Will Murdack
2001
Phase IV
Simon Tate
Fire Trap
Jack/Max Hooper
Rat Race
Shawn Kent
A Christmas Adventure From a Book Called Wisely’s Tales
Donner
2000
The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy
Cole
No Alibi
Bob Valenz
Flight of Fancy
Clay Bennett
Militia
Ethan Carter
For the Cause
Gen. Murran
1998
Futuresport
Tremaine Ramzey
1997
Eating Las Vegas
Frank
Best Men
Sergeant Buzz Thomas
1992
Miracle Beach
Volleyball Player #1
1990
Write to Kill
Parking Valet
Going Under
Guy in Bar
1984
The Stone Boy
Eugene Hillerman
1979
Charlie and the Talking Buzzard
Joe
1976
Elmer
Dean Russell
TBA
Madness in the Method
Dean
Faith Under Fire
Pastor Dan Underwood
Baby Bulldog
Judge Kelly
A Parent’s Worst Nightmare
John Belton

Dean Cain  Tv Shows

Year

Title

Role

2018
Winter’s Dream
Ty
2016
The Jump
Himself
Lady Dynamite
Graham
Broadcasting Christmas
Charlie Fisher
2015-17
Supergirl
Jeremiah Danvers
2015
A Wish Come True
Himself
The Dog Who Saved Summer
Ted Stein
Beverly Hills Christmas
Archangel Gabriel
2014-15,
2018
Masters of Illusion
Himself/Host
2014
Merry Ex-Mas
Jessie Rogers
Mulaney
Himself
The Dog Who Saved Easter
Ted Stein
2013-16,
2018
Hit the Floor
Pete Davenport
2013
Texas Takedown: The Real Men in Black
Narrator
2012
Operation Cupcake
Griff Carson
Criminal Minds
Curtis Banks
Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23
Himself
Stars Earn Stripes
Himself
The Choice
Himself/Contestant
Bloopers
Himself/Host
The Dog Who Saved the Holidays
Ted Stein
2011
A Mile in His Shoes
Arthur “Murph” Murphy
Burn Notice
Ryan Pewterbaugh
The Dog Who Saved Halloween
Ted Stein
The Case for Christmas
Timothy Bond
2010
Frost Giant
JC
A Nanny for Christmas
Danny Donner
The Way Home
Randy Simpkins
The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation
Ted Stein
2009
The Gambler, the Girl and the Gunslinger
Shea McCall
The Three Gifts
Jack Green
The Dog Who Saved Christmas
Ted Stein
Entourage
Dean Cain
2008
Making Mr. Right
Eddie
2007
Crossroads: A Story of Forgiveness
Bruce Murakami
Final Approach
Jack Bender
Hidden Camera
Dan Kovacs
Smallville
Dr. Curtis Knox
CSI: Miami
Roger Partney
2006
Dead and Deader
Lt. Bobby Quinn
10.5: Apocalypse
Brad
A Christmas Wedding
Tucker
2005-06
Las Vegas
Casey Manning
2005
Mayday
Cmdr. James Slan
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Dr. Mike Jergens
Hope & Faith
Larry Walker
2004-05
Clubhouse
Conrad Dean
2004
I Do (But I Don’t)
Nick Corina
The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story
Scott Peterson
2003-04
The Division
Insp. Jack Ellis
2003
Gentle Ben 2: Danger on the Mountain
Jack Wedloe
2002
Gentle Ben
Jack Wedloe
The Glow
Matt Lawrence
Frasier
Rick
Christmas Rush
Lt. Cornelius Morgan
2001
Just Shoot Me!
Chris Williams
2000
The Runaway
Sheriff Frank Richards
1999-03
Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Himself/Host
1998
Futuresport
Tremaine “Tre” Ramzey
Dogboys
Julian Taylor
1997
Rag and Bone
Tony Moran
1996
Cutty Whitman
Clark Kent
1995
Off Camera with Dean Cain
Himself/Host
1995
Living Single
Himself
1993-97
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
Clark Kent/Superman
1993
Touchdown: Football Goes to the Movies
Himself/Host
1992
A Different World
Eddie
Grapevine
Brian
Beverly Hills, 90210
Rick
1989-90
Christine Cromwell: Things That Go Bump in the Night

Dean Cain Net Worth

Dean has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars.

Dean Cain Supergirl

Dean made a return to the Superman franchise, with a special guest role in a season seven episode of Smallville as the immortal Dr. Curtis Knox, a character based upon the DC Comics villain Vandal Savage, and again in a recurring role on Supergirl, as the title character’s foster father, Jeremiah Danvers.

Dean Cain Christmas Movies

  • The Dog Who Saved Christmas (2009)
  • The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation (2010)
  • The Dog Who Saved The Holidays (2012)
  • The Case For Christmas (2011)
  • A Christmas Wedding (2006)
  • Defending Santa (2013)
  • A Nanny For Christmas (2010)
  • A Christmas Adventure… From A Book Called Wisely’s Tales (2001)
  • The Three Dogateers Save Christmas (2014)
  • Merry Ex-Mas (2014)
  • Small Town Santa a.k.a. Christmas Miracle (2014)
  • Broadcasting Christmas (2016)
  • Beverly Hills Christmas (2015)

Dean Cain New Movie

  • The Challenger Disaster (2019)

Dean Cain Hallmark Movies

  • Brodcasting Christmas

Dean Cain Nfl | Dean Cain Football |Dean Cain Football Career

Dean attended Princeton University, where he starred as a free safety on the football team: he set a national record with 12 interceptions (in just 10 games) during the 1987 season, and finished his collegiate career with 22 interceptions in 30 games.

After she graduated she signed on as a free agent with the Buffalo Bills, but a knee injury during training camp ended his football career prematurely.

Dean Cain Lois And Clark

Dean took on his biggest role in 1993, as  a Superman in the television series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Due to its popularity the program was estimated to  bring in an average of at least 15 million viewers per episode. The series ran for four seasons, ending in 1997.

Dean Cain Republican

In the 2012 election Cain supported Republican candidate Rick Perry for President. He endorsed Donald Trump in 2016. In a 2018 interview he clarified his views ; “I am fully pro-choice, pro-gay marriage, pro-full equality. But there should be equality of opportunity, not of outcome. I’m not a Republican. I am an independent. I vote for the candidate I like best.”

He said he was horrified when he learned what takes place during a late-term abortion while filming Gosnell, and said the Reproductive Health Act passed in January 2019 in New York would “make the crimes of Kermit Gosnell legal.”

Dean Cain Religion

Dean was sworn in as a Reserve Police Officer for the St. Anthony Police Department in St. Anthony, Idaho on June 19, 2018.

Dean Cain Gay

In a 2018 interview Dean said “I am fully pro-choice, pro-gay marriage, pro-full equality. But there should be equality of opportunity, not of outcome.

Dean Cain Twitter

Dean Cain News

 Dean About Teen Protestor & Viral Sensation ‘Egg Boy’

Cannolly over the weekend, he became an internet hero after cracking an egg on the head of Australian Sen. Fraser Anning, who faced widespread denunciation after blaming the mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand on the Muslim faith and Muslim immigration.

After being egged, video of the incident shows Sen. Anning slapping Connolly, 17, twice before the young boy is pounced on by two men at the news conference where Anning was speaking to the press in Melbourne. In other videos of the incident, the teenager is then kicked and held in a headlock by the adult men.

“I would have knocked that kid cold,”Dean, wrotethis link opens in a new tab on Twitter after watching the video of the incident, despite acknowledging Connolly is a child.

Dean is not backing down from his tweet about “Egg Boy.” He faced backlash Sunday night after exclaiming he “would have knocked that kid cold.”