|Kevin James Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||April 26, 1965|
|Spouse||Steffiana de la Cruz|
Kevin James is an American actor, comedian, singer, producer, and screenwriter who is best remembered for playing Doug Heffernan in the popular sitcom, The King of Queens (1998-2007). He has more than 2 million followers on Instagram, more than 500k followers on Twitter, more than 3 million followers on Facebook, and more than 900k subscribers on YouTube.
Kevin George Knipfing
Mineola, New York, United States
Kevin attended Ward Melville High School and was a member of the school football and wrestling teams before graduating in 1983.
He was enrolled at the State University of New York at Cortland and played halfback for the varsity football team.
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Producer, Screenwriter
- Father – Joseph Valentine Knipfing Jr.
- Mother – Janet Knipfing
- Siblings – Gary Valentine (Older Brother) (Actor, Comedian, Writer), Leslie Knipfing (Sister)
5 ft 8 in 172.5 cm
95 kg or 209.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Kevin has dated –
- Steffiana de la Cruz (2001-Present) – Kevin got hitched to actress Steffiana de la Cruz on June 19, 2004. They share 4 kids together – daughters Sienna-Marie James (b. September 30, 2005), Shea Joelle James (b. June 14, 2007), Sistine Sabella James (b. January 2015), and son Kannon Valentine James (b. April 24, 2011).
Race / Ethnicity
He has Italian, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazi, Sephardi) ancestry.
Kevin James Facts
- His guest appearance as Doug Heffernan on Everybody Loves Raymond inspired him to create his own spin-off sitcom, The King of Queens in 1998.
- Kevin is great friends with comedians Ray Romano and Adam Sandler.
- He supports the New York Jets football team, the New York Mets baseball team, and the New York Islanders ice hockey team.
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