Stephen John Emery is, an English actor and director, who is very much celebrated for his role of good looking Vampire in True Blood. Moyer is a prominent Television celebrity. He started his Television career in 1993 in TV series Conjugal Rights. Before his famed role of Bill Compton in True Blood he was offered to play in FOX TV series NSA innocent. Stephen also owns his own theater company The Reject Society.
Stephen Moyer Biography and Family
Stephen was born on 11 October 1969 in Brentwood, Essex, England. Stephen has one sister Amanda, his parents are divorced, but both remarried. Stephen continued to live with his mother, who is associated with the Brent Wood Theater. Stephen becomes the first patron of the theater back in 2007. Stephen was a brought up in villages of Ingrave and Heongate. His childhood activities include playing football, rugby, cricket and tennis for school and local club teams.
Stephen used to perform in school plays and local societies. He was trained at the prestigious LAMDA London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Moyer was very active in theater for five years .He had worked with the National Theater Wales, Royal Shakespeare Company and the Oxford Stage Company. Later, Meyer was offered various roles on Television. He starred in Men Only, NY-LON, Five’s Menace and the BBC‘s The Grand.
Stephen Moyer married to her co-actress of True Blood Anna Paquin on 21 August 2010.The lovely couple met on the shoot of True Blood in 2007. In 2009, the couple got engaged after two years of dating. Moyer and Anna are blessed with fraternal twins, a son Charlie and a daughter Poppy. Moyer also had two children with British Journalist Lorien Haynes. Billy, a son and Lilac a daughter were born while Moyer was with Haynes.
Some of the best Stephen Moyer movies to watch
Stephen Moyer’s incredible work on Television was rewarded by many directors in different movies. Moyer was paired with Katherine Heigi in Prince Valiant 1997, Quills 2000 with Kate Winslet, Entrusted 2003 and Restraint 2008. Some of Stephen’s cult performances are in movies Trinity 2001, Undiscovered 2005, Priest, The Caller 2011, Evidence, Devil’s Knot 2013, Concussion 2015 and Detour in 2016.
Stephen Moyer rose to fame, with his role of a 173 old vampire Bill Compton in True Blood. He is associated with True blood from 2008. Prior to that Moyer had stints in many TV series and Television movies. Some of his TV serial are Castles 1995, The Grand 1997, NY-LON 2004, Lilies 2007, The Starter Wife 2007 and Jan 2012. His TV movies include Lord of Misrule 1996, Men Only 2001, Perfect 2003, Entrusted 2003 and Empathy 2007.
Stephen Moyer Awards and Achievements
For his incredible work in acting industry Stephen Moyer has been nominated in many prestigious awards. Stephen has 4 wins and 7 nominations. Stephen Moyer has won the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror film for Best Actor in 2011, Scream Award 2009 for Best Horror Actor, the Scream Fest actor for Best Horror actor in 2009. All of his awards are for True Blood only. Apart from this, he has been nominated for Teen choice award in 2009 and 2010, Scream awards for 2010 and 2011 and Satellite awards in 2010 all in Best actor category for True Blood.
Stephen Moyer Controversies
Moyer has never been in headline unnecessarily. But, He had admitted that he was involved in alcoholism in past. He publicly stated that his addiction was due to his roots in British theater where he use to emulate the public images of his personal heroes like Peter O’Toole. He is now associated with CLARE foundation, a nonprofit facility based in South California. He avidly helps other people with rehabilitation.
Stephen Moyer is a family man and mainly remains of controversies. He frequently drives from London to L.A for his shooting schedules He was seen shooting for his Fox series Shots Fired. Stephen was seen with his wife Anna Paquin, in New York, when both of them were promoting Roots, a slavery based story.
Stephen Moyer Net Worth
Moyer net worth is estimated to be approximately $10 million. Stephen’s main source of income is his acting stints in numerous TV serials. It is reported that Moyer gets approximately $275 Thousand per episode for True Blood.
Moyer attended the St. Martin’s School in Hutton, Essex. Moyer use to participate in plays and dramatics. His first role was of Tom Sawyer in School drama. Later, He attended the very famous London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).
Stephen Moyes has been an excellent theater actor. He might not be very successful in movies but he is widely recognized for her TV roles. The Greek looking vampire from True Blood, with his acting skill has made a mark among his fans. His association with CLARE foundation to serve others demonstrates us how well as a person Stephen Moyer is.