Affectionately called Ken doll for his doll-like appearance Cappy Van Dien is an actor and producer known for his roles in films like Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus, Tarzan and the Lost City, Starship Troopers and Casper: A Spirited Beginning, The Omega Code. Starting his career in 1984 he is one of the most well-known names in show business.
Casper Van Dien was born Casper Robert Van Dien Jr. on December 18, 1968, in Milton, Florida, U.S. He was born to father Casper Robert Van Dien Sr., who served in the US Navy and mother Diane Morrow.
He comes from a family having a long military tradition His grandfather also served in the military as a Marine. Regarding his siblings, he has an older sister named Sudi Van Dien and a younger sister named Kristin Van Dien.
Van Dien went to the campus of Admiral Farragut Academy located in St. Petersburg The actor has Swedish, French, English, and Native American Heritage.
He is American by nationality. After attending his local high schools he went to Florida State University where he joined Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.
As of March 2019, the actor is married to Jennifer Wenger. The couple dated for some time before getting married in June of 2018. Before this, he was married to Catherine Oxenberg. He met Oxenberg on the set of the TV movie, The Collectors.
They tied the knot on May 8, 1999, at Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada. They were married for almost 16 years before getting divorced in 2015. The marriage blessed him with 2 daughters, Maya who was born on September 20, 2001, and Celeste Alma who was born on October 3, 2003.
Similarly, he was married to Carrie Mitchum before this. The couple tied the knot in 1993 after some time of dating. He has 2 kids from the marriage a daughter Grace Van Dien and a son Cappy Van Dien.
Cappy Van Dien’s net worth is $7 million as of March 2019. He gathered this net worth from an iconic career as an actor, voice actor, and producer.
The ace actor has earned salaries up to $800,000.00 during his career. On average voice actors earn around $40,000 per year.
Van Dien’s career started his career back when he moved to Los Angeles. At first, he got a few minor roles in various TV and film projects. After this, he played a recurring role of Ty Moody on One Life to Live and another role on Beverly Hills, 90210.
The actor made some marvelous films during his career like Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars, Alita: Battle Angel and Sleeping Beauty.
His career on the small screen is as illustrious as his career on film, he started his TV career in 1990 with the TV movie Menu for Murder. From then on he worked in various TV shows and worked in many TV movies during his career.