Eric Winter is an actor, author, and former model. Eric Winter has a degree in Psychology from UCLA, and he is the co-author of the book ‘Sebi and the Land of Cha Cha Cha’.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Eric Winter is an American actor born on 17 July 1976 in La Mirada, California. He was born as Eric Barrett Winter to parents Wayne and Gwen Winter. After his birth, his family had migrated to La Puente, California, where Eric spent the rest of his childhood. Similarly, Eric has a half brother Robert W. Winter. The singer and choreographer Anney Tesloyn Gomez is a cousin of Eric Winter. As of 2019, Eric is 43 years old. Similarly, during his childhood, he wanted to become a doctor. He did not show any inclination toward acting.
Eric Winter attended Los Altos High School in California. Likewise, he graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), obtaining a degree in Psychology. During his college days, Eric began modeling to pay for his tuition. Ultimately, this association motivated him to pursue acting. However, his original career goal was to become a doctor.
Eric Winter married actress Allison Ford in 2001. However, they divorced in 2005. At present, actress Roselyn Sánchez from Puerto Rico is the wife of Eric Winter.
The couple got married on 29 November 2008 at the historic San Juan, Puerto Rico. They engaged and got married after dating for two years. Their first child is daughter Sebella Rose Winter. She was born on 4 January 2012. Hence, Sebella is 7 years old.
Similarly, they welcomed son Dylan Gabriel Winter on 3 November 2017. He is 1 year and 10 months old. (Last update: September 2019). Altogether, Eric and Roselyn have two kids. Eric Winter’s complete family is a four-member family living happily.
Eric Winter is an actor, former model, and author from the US. Prior to his acting career, Eric was a model. He appeared alongside Britney Spears in a television commercial. It was for her perfume ‘Curious’. He also starred in TV commercials for 7-up soft soda, Gillette and Mitsubishi cars. He started modeling career to pay for his college.
Similarly, Eric started acting since 1999. That year, he had appeared in a guest role as ‘Todd’ on a single episode of the crime drama series ‘Profiler.’ In the same year (1999), he had starred in guest roles on series such as ‘The Parkers’ and ‘Undressed.’ In the year 2002, he had played on TV series such as ‘The Andy Dick Show’ and ‘Charmed.’ He gained fame after starring as Rex Brady in the soap opera “Days of Our Lives” from 2002-2005. He has starred in numerous television shows in his two decades of an acting career.
Similarly, he had played an important role on the musical comedy-drama series ‘Viva Laughlin,’ which was a remake of a successful British series in the year 2007. The next year (2008) he made his feature film debut in a supporting role as ‘Colton Graham’ in the stoner film ‘Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay.’ Besides this, he had continued playing supporting roles on 5 episodes each of ‘Wildfire’ and ‘Brothers & Sisters.’ He had appeared as one of the main roles in the pilot episode of the series ‘Single with Parents.’
Additionally, he got selected to play a lead role on yet another television pilot ‘Weekends at Bellevue’ in the year 2011. The prominent actor had starred ‘Jared Knox’ in the pilot episode, which was never aired. In the very next year, another pilot ‘Scent of the Missing,’ too, was rejected. Moreover, he had appeared in guest roles on the series ‘CSI: Miami.’ The following year(2012), he had starred in five episodes of the comedy-drama series ‘GCB.’
Eric Winter’s few hallmark movies include CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2005), Wildfire (2007), The Mentalist (2010-12), CSI Miami (2011), Secrets and Lies (2016) and The Rookie (2018). Additionally, he has also starred in several movies like The Ugly Truth (2009), Fire with Fire (2012) and Comet (2014) among others.
Likewise, Eric co-authored a children’s book named “Sebi and the Land of Cha Cha Cha”. He co-authored it with his wife Roselyn Sánchez Nivea Ortiz is the illustrator of this book and it was published in 2017.
Net Worth and Charity
As of 2019, the estimated net worth of Eric Winter is approximately $1 million. Eric is an ambassador for the “Operation Smile” along with his wife. It is a non-profit organization that provides service to children with cleft lips as well as palate around the world.
Eric Winter’s body build is quite athletic. He has the height of 6’2” (1.88 m) and weighs 80 kg (176.5 lbs). In addition, his eye color is blue and has brown colored hair. Eric usually keeps his hair short and has a spiky hairstyle.
Eric Winter has personal accounts on Instagram and Twitter. He has over 231k followers on Instagram and over 53k followers on Twitter. His frequent tweets are often related to his work. On the contrary, he provides frequent updates on his family, children and their family events on his official Instagram. We can find him on Twitter (@EricWinter1) and Instagram (@ebwinter).