Devon Sawa is a Canadian actor known for playing Stan in Eminem’s iconic music video for the hit song Stan The actor started his career when he was just a teenager appearing in the films Little Giants, Every Now and Then Casper, Wild America, SLC Punk!, and Night of the Twisters. He also appeared in the comedy horror film Idle Hands opposite Jessica Alba. In 2000, he played the character Alex Browning in A Streetcar. He landed a recurring role as Owen Elliott in Nikita, a spy drama television series.
The talented actor has gathered enormous fans andfollowers from all over the world who are interested in keeping up with his work and affairs. Devon has received a number of awards and recognitions for his work and acting talent, including two Saturn Awards nominations for Best Performance by a Younger Actor, one of which he won; a Blockbuster Entertainment Award nomination for Favorite Actor in the Horror category and a Young Artist Award nomination for Best Performance in a TV Movie/Miniseries.
Dude – Who is Devon Sawa?
The actor was born on September 7, 1978 in Vancouver, British Columbia to middle-class parents named Edward and Joyce Sawa. His Polish father is a mechanic while his mother was a breed melting pot. Devon is the last of his parents’ three children.
As a young boy, Devon fell in love with the performing arts and began a career in the field, becoming the face of a children’s action toy brand in 1992. He then appeared in the film Little Giants before his career breakthrough landed a role in Kasper as the human boy. He starred in Now and Then as a town bully named Scott Wormer opposite Christina Ricci. The diminutive actor also starred in America’s Wild, A Streetcar Named Away, and SLC Punk!
Devon played the eponymous character in Eminem’s music video Stan in 2000, a role he will forever be remembered for because of the song’s prominence on the pop culture scene. He expanded his acting talent to serve as a voice actor in Spider-Man: The New Animated Series for the character Flash Thompson. He earned additional acting credits by appearing in numerous independent films such as Extreme Dating, Devil’s Den, 388 Arletta Avenue, Shooting Gallery, Resurrection, Duration, Creature of Darkness, and The Philly Kid.
In 2010, Devon played the character Owen Elliott in Nikita. It started out as a recurring role, but he was eventually expanded into a series regular two years later, at the beginning of season three. He appeared regularly as an eighth until the show’s end in 2013. He recently landed a role on the show Somewhere In Between as Nico Jackson, which was canceled after the first season. He is to stare in Escape Plan: The Extractors as the character Lester Clark Jr. The actor has over 40 television and film acting credits to his name.
The Canadian actor had been in the acting business for a long time since he was a kid. Over the years he’s amassed a decent fortune, enough to last him through his long hiatus from film and television before returning to entertain viewers. Devon Sawa is estimated to have an impressive net worth of $2 million. This number is expected to increase as he will be in the industry for a while longer.
Devon Sawa’s wife
The movie star got her start with Dawni Sahanovitch, a producer on the Canadian Bachelor show. The lovebirds decided to swap their vows, but they managed to keep information about the ceremony from the public. No one except family and friends knows exactly when they got married. However, the couple appear to be very much in love and the marriage has already been blessed with two children, a son and daughter named Hudson and Scarlett respectively. Both Devon and Dawni are constantly posting pictures of their beautiful family on their social media pages.
Where is he now?
The Casper star left Hollywood and all hiscompanion fame for several years. However, he returned to the scene after his agent called him and reminded him how much he loved acting. Since then he has been in front of the camera and has worked on numerous projects in film and television. When Devon Sawa is not working, he spends a lot of time with his loving family.