Stephen Collins net worth: Stephen Collins is an American celebrity, writer, and musician with a net worth of $14 million dollars. Stephen Collins was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and grew up in Hastings On Hudson, ny. He graduated from Amherst College, and was an avid musician during his school years, performing in multiple rock and roll bands. He started his professional acting career in the mid-70s, and has since enjoyed a steady career in film, television, and theatre jobs. Some of his television credits include “The Waltons”, “Charlie’s Angels”, “Hold the Dream”, “The Disappearance of Nora”, “Scarlett”, “Sisters”, “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, “The Office”, “No Ordinary Fmaily”, and “Devious Maids”. Some of his film credits include, “All the President’s Men”, “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”, “Stella”, “The First Wives Club”, “Blood Diamond”, and “The Three Stooges”. He has also appeared in the Broadway productions of “Spamalot”, “Moonchildren”, and “The Ritz”, among other productions. He is most widely recognized for his work as Eric Camden on “7th Heaven”.
October 1, 1947
Des Moines, Iowa, United States
6 ft (1.85 m)
Actor, Writer, Musician
United States of America
Faye Grant (m. 1985), Marjorie Weinman (m. 1970–1978)
Cyrus Collins, Madeleine Robertson
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie, Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Parental Unit
Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Because I Said So, The First Wives Club, All the President's Men, The Three Stooges, Drive Me Crazy, Blood Diamond, Jumpin' Jack Flash, A Woman Named Jackie, Brewster's Millions, A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story, The Two Mrs. Grenvilles, My New Gun, Choke Canyon, The Henderson Monster, The Promise, Every Second Counts, Loving Couples, On Seventh Avenue, The Disappearance of Nora, As Time Runs Out, Hole in the Paper Sky, Weekend War, Stella, Scarlett, Summer Solstice, Penance, Jumping Ship, Fedora, Ivana Trump's For Love Alone, A Family Divided, Brink's: The Great Robbery, High Stakes
Revolution, No Ordinary Family, 7th Heaven, Sisters, Tattingers, Tales of the Gold Monkey, Working It Out, The Rhinemann Exchange, The Michele Lee Show
While attending Amherst College, he was an active member of their (mainly a cappella) choral group, the Zumbyes (Class of 1969). In 1968, on a yearly LP released by the group, he was the featured singer (as Steve Collins) on "California Dreamin'". Also in the group at that time, singing bass, was David Eisenhower (Class of 1970). Eisenhower was the grandson of the former President, and soon-to-be son-in-law to the next President, Richard Nixon, who had been Vice-President to his grandfather.
Is an accomplished guitarist and songwriter.
Attended and graduated from Hastings High School in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York. In 2003, he was the guest speaker at the high school graduation.
Is the author of two novels: "Eye Contact" and "Double Exposure".
Said in an interview that he felt very much like an outsider during the filming of Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979), where he played Commander Willard Decker, a feeling that he actually tried to capitalize on in his characterization of Decker.
Is a practitioner of Transcendental Meditation.
Reverend Eric Camden, Collins's character on 7th Heaven (1996), was ranked #11 in TV Guide's list of the "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time" [June 20, 2004 issue].
His full name is Stephen Weaver Collins. His middle name, Weaver, is a family name on his mother's side. His great-great grandfather was General James B. Weaver, the 1880 Greenback party candidate and the 1892 Populist party candidate for President of the United States. In 1892, General Weaver won 22 electorial votes.
He and wife Faye Grant have one daughter: Kate Collins (born 1989).
Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1991" in John Willis's Screen World, Vol. 31.