John Stamos is an actor who gained prominence after appearing in the television series ‘General Hospital’. He is also a musician and producer. He successfully portrayed the role of Dr. Tony Gates on ‘ER’ on NBC and also as Jesse Katsopolis in ‘Full House’ on ABC. He currently is the executive producer of ‘Fuller House’ on Netflix. Stamos has appeared in many films like Born to Ride, My Man Is a Loser, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, Party Monster, and Knots. In 2016, he appeared in the lead role of the series ‘Scream Queens’. The estimated net worth of John Stamos is $45 million US dollars.
John Phillip Stamos was born in Cypress, California on August 19, 1963. He was born to parents William “Bill” Stamos and Loretta Stamos. His father was a restaurateur from Greece who after immigrating to America changed the name to “Stamos” from “Stamatopoulos”. He has two younger sisters named Janeen and Alana. When he was a youth, he used to work in his father’s restaurants.
He went to the John F. Kennedy High School where he used to play in the marching band. When he was 15, he went to see the Beach Boys concert. In 1981, he enrolled at Cypress College but left it to pursue his career in acting. Stamos’s parents were always supportive of his decision to be an actor. Three weeks after leaving his college, Stamos got an opportunity to be a cast of ‘General Hospital’.
In December 1997, John Stamos got engaged to model Rebecca Romijn. They married in September 1998. The couple divorced in 2005.
In 1982, John Stamos started his career in ‘General Hospital’. In 1986, he has seen in the series ‘You Again?’ He then became a part of the popular television series ‘Full House’ on ABC. He continued on it till the series came to an end in 1995. He then appeared in many TV films, commercials, and stage productions. In 2001, he starred in the series ‘Thieves’. In 2003, he guest appeared in the TV series ‘Friends’.
Stamos then appeared in the movie ‘Jake in Progress’ in 2005. In the same year, he appeared on ‘The Andy Milonakis Show’ on MTV. This was followed by the television film ‘Wedding Wars’ in 2006. Stamos then joined the cast of ‘ER’. In 2008, he appeared in the TV adaptation of the film ‘A Raisin in the Sun’. In 2008, he appeared in Glee. A year later, he was seen in ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ and ‘Two and a Half Men’.
In 2015, he appeared in the lead role in ‘Grandfathered’. A year later, he starred and executive produced the Netflix series ‘Fuller House’. Also in the same year, Stamos appeared as George in the film ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2’.
John Stamos has won one Young Artist Award out of three nominations. He was nominated for the 1983 Daytime Emmy Awards. In 1982, he won the Soapy Award for General Hospital. He also won the 2016 People’s Choice Award in the category of Favourite Actor in a New TV Series. He has won the Golden Icon Award in 2009-10.
How much is John Stamos Net Worth in 2017
John Stamos has starred in many films and television shows. He has successfully appeared in many TV series like ‘You Again?’, ‘Tales from the Crypt’, ‘Thieves’, ‘Jake in Progress’, ‘The New Normal’, ‘Galavant’, and ‘Scream Queens’. John Stamos’s net worth is an estimated $45 million US dollars as of 2017. He has won numerous awards and nominations in his career.
In 2006, he lent his voice to the film ‘Farce of the Penguins’. He has also appeared in many TV films including Alice in Wonderland, The Disappearance of Christina, A Match Made in Heaven, The Marriage Fool, and Wedding Wars. In 2015, he completed the shooting of ‘Members Only’ but it was canceled before getting premiered. He has also released an album called ‘Shades of Blue’ in 1994.
John Stamos has played drums in many events including Dancing with the Stars. He has performed in concerts with The Beach Boys. He has also directed the music video called “Let Yourself Be Loved” in 2014. He has appeared on Broadway like Cabaret, Bye Bye Birdie, and Nine.