He is a native of America. He is a famous actor of the American film industry as well as serials. He was best known for his excellent work in a web series “Dawson’s Creek” in which he was rolled as the lead character of Dawson Leery from 1998 to 2003 for 128 episodes.
James Van Der Beek Wiki-Bio: Age, Early Life
James Van Der Beek was born 8th of March in 1977 at Cheshire of Connecticut in America. He belongs to Dutch ancestry as per the translation of the last name, which means “from the creek”. He was dedicated towards acting career since his child. He completed his high schooling at Cheshire Academy and afterwards joined Drew University on academic scholarship. When James Van deek beek was just 15 years old, he scrounged his mother to take him to New York City for his training as an actor. He married twice in his life journey. Initially he married to an American actress Heather McComb in 2003 but was separated in 2009. On 1st of august James van der beek married Kimberly Brook, a business consultant with a small wedding ceremony held at Kabbalah centre around Dizengoff Plaza in Tell Aviv, Israel. He had no child from his previous relation, but had 5 children from his second marriage. They even had planned a 6th child in November. 2019, but his wife, Kimberly, faced a miscarriage.
James Van Der Beek Career Details
In 1993, when van der beek was just 16, he attempted his first professional debut Albee’s Play, off-debut at the New York premiere in The Signature Theatre Company’s serial. In Albee’s play van der beek was rolled as “Fergus”. After a long interval of about a decade that is 10 years, he came back to restart off-Broadway in a play named Rain Dance. He played a bit role of Angus in 1995 at Nicky Silver’s play, My Marriage to Ernest Borgnine. He also acted in an independent film, “CASH CROP”, which was actually filmed in spring in 1997 but titled as harvest before its release in 2001. He was nominated for a lot many awards and was awarded by many of those too.
In 1999, he was awarded as best breakthrough male performance and best cameo in a movie by MTV Movies Award for Varsity Blues and Scary movie respectively. He was also awarded as choice movie breakout star for his movie varity blues in 1999 itself. In 2009, he was awarded as the best actor by San Diego film festival for Formosa betrayed. In 2011, he was awarded as OMG Internet Award for JamesVanDerMEMES.com.
James Van Der Beek Net Worth
He is an American actor with a net worth of approximately $8 million USD.
James Van Der Beek Parents
Father- James William van der beek
Father’s profession- his father worked in a Cellular phone company as executive and too was a former professional baseball pitcher.
Mother- Melinda Weber
Mother’s profession- Dancer and gymnastics teacher
James Van Der Beek Marriage Details
Married- He is married twice. Once in 2003 he was married to a film actress and after divorce with her in 2010 to a business consultant.
Wife- First wife: Heather McComb
Second wife- Kimberly Brook
Kids- First marriage- He don’t have any kid from his first marriage.
Second marriage- He had 5 kids with Kimberly Brook. They even planned for 6th child but a miscarried happened during the 4th month of pregnancy and their baby boy lost his life before arriving in this world.
Olivia born in September, 2010 on 25th
Joshua was born on 13th of March in 2012
Annabel was arrived on January 25, 2014
Emilia born on March, 23, 2016
Gwendolyn was born injune, 2018 on 15th of June