Dean Cain Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career

Dean Cain is an American Actor. He has done movies and TV shows like Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Vendetta, God’s Not Dead, Out of Time, Supergirl, Las Vegas, A Mile in His Shoes, The Way Home, Abandoned, Ace of Hearts, Post Impact, Break Every Chain, Hit the Floor, No Vacancy, Heaven’s Door, Lost, Best Men, Rat Race, Final Approach, and Faith Under Fire. Apart from these, there are many more cinematic performances to the credit of Dean Cain.

Dean Cain Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career

Personal Details

Full Name Dean George Cain
Nick Name Dean, Dean Cain
Date of Birth July 31, 1966
Age 56 years as of June 2023
Birth Place Mount Clemens, Michigan, United States
Residence California, United States
Ethnicity Not known
Zodiac Sign Leo
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Occupations Actor, Producer
University Princeton University
Education Qualification Graduate
Net Worth $6 million as of 2023
Marital Status Married
    • TV-  Life Goes On (1990)
    • Film-  The Stone Boy (1984)

Physical Appearance

Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Black
Chest Not known
Waist Not known
Biceps Not known
Height 5’11” Feet
Weight 84 Kg
Shoe Size Not known

Personal Life (Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Children)

Father Christopher Cain, Roger Tanaka
Mother Sharon Thomas
Sibling  Roger Cain
Girlfriend/Wife Mindy McCready
Children’s Christopher Dean Cain [son]

Dean Cain Early life

Dean Cain was born on 31st of July 1966 and his place of birth is Mount Clemens, Michigan, US. The current age of this actor is 56 years and his zodiac sign is Leo. Dean Cain moved to California when he was 3 years old.

The names of his parents are Roger Tanaka, Sharon Thomas, and Christopher Cain. The names of his siblings are Krisinda Cain (half sibling) and Roger Cain. The name of his child is Christopher Dean Cain (child of Samantha Torres and Dean Cain).

Dean Cain has studied from Princeton University and he passed with a history majors’ degree. He has dated Brooke Shields for around 2 years. They were in the same University.

The full name of Dean Cain is Dean George Cain and his alternative name is Chief Patterson. Some people also refer him by his birth name which is Dean George Tanaka.

His mother used to be an actress and his father has been a serviceman. His mother married Christopher Cain (director) when Dean was around 3 years old.

Dean Cain grew up in Malibu. He did his schooling from Santa Monica High School. Dean was excellent at sports during his school days. He wanted to be a professional footballer while growing up.

Dean Cain Family
Dean Cain’s Son

Dean Cain Careers

Some of the vital roles of Dean Cain can be seen in Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Rat Race, Out of Time, and God’s Not Dead. He has almost 9 upcoming projects in the future. Apart from being an actor, Dean Cain is a writer and a producer. He has produced The League. He has also been the associate producer, executive producer, and co-producer for around 16 more works. Dean is the writer of Little Angels and In God’s Time. As a writer, there are 4 more cinematic productions to his credit.

His role as Clark Kent in the Superman Series brought him a lot of fame.

He has won several awards like Best Actor Supporting for One Cop’s Journey, Best Supporting Actor for Break Every Chain, Best Ensemble Cast for 2050, Best Supporting Actor for 2050, and Best Supporting Actor for The Incantation. Apart from these, there are many more awards and nominations to his credit.

He signed a deal with Buffalo Bills, but his knee injury ended the plan of football career. He has done a lot of commercials and TV-parts before landing the major role as Superman in the series.

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Dean Cain Movies and Television Shows List:


Year Film Title Worked as
Upcoming Faith Under Fire Pastor Dan Underwood
Upcoming Baby Bulldog Judge Kelly
Upcoming Little Angels Jake Rogers / Director
Upcoming The Ride Mark Smith
2023 Miracle at Manchester Dr. Getty
2022 No Vacancy Cliff Lea
2021 Break Every Chain Pastor Gabe
2021 Trail Blazers Haden
2021 A Parent’s Worst Nightmare John Belton
2020 OBAMAGATE : The Movie Peter Strzok
2020 Skydog Neil Glasswell
2019 The Challenger Disaster Larry Arnold (Lawyer)
2019 Sweet Inspirations Greg
2019 Ria Vice President Flemming
2019 90 Feet from Home Raymond Fuller
2019 The Seven High Priest Asael
2019 The Follower Sheriff
2019 A Promise To Astrid Pastor Scott Seabury
2019 Madness in the Method Dean
2018 The Incantation Abel Baddon
2018 Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer Detective James ‘Woody’ Wood
2018 Megan’s Christmas Miracle John
2018 Andy the Talking Hedgehog Bob (Dad)
2018 2050 Maxwell
2018 Prolonged Exposure Detective Jaime Montenegro
2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year Jonathan Kent
2016 The Black Hole Mark Willis
2015 Vendetta Mason Danvers
2015 The Dog Who Saved Summer Ted Stein
2015 Deadly Sanctuary Roy Hollingsworth
2014 At the Top of the Pyramid Jefferson Parker
2014 God’s Not Dead Marc Shelley
2014 The Appearing Dr. Shaw
2014 Airplane vs. Volcano Rick Pierce
2014 A Belle for Christmas Glenn Barrows
2014 Small Town Santa Sheriff Rick Langston
2014 Mind’s Eye (aka The Black Hole) Mark Willis
2014 A Horse for Summer Kent Walsh
2014 A Dog for Christmas Earl
2014 Horse Camp Luke
2014 The Three Dogateers Matt
2013 Heaven’s Door Leo
2013 Man Camp Luke
2013 Defending Santa Sheriff Scott Hanson
2013 The Tale of the Princess Kaguya The Mikado (voice)
2012 Meant to Be Mike
2012 I Am… Gabriel Sheriff Brody
2011 5 Days of War Chris Bailot
2011 Home Run Showdown Rico Deluca
2011 Dirty Little Trick Michael
2011 The Fallen Cole
2011 Latin Quarter Appolinaire
2011 Vacation Bryce
2011 The Sandy Creek Girls Jared
2010 Circle of Pain Wyatt
2010 Abandoned Kevin Peterson
2010 Hole in One Repo Man
2010 Kill Katie Malone Robert
2010 Pure Country 2: The Gift Music Video Director
2010 A Nanny for Christmas Danny Donner
2010 The Way Home Randy Simpkins
2010 Subject: I Love You James Trapp
2010 Bed & Breakfast Jake
2009 Aussie and Ted’s Great Adventure Michael Brooks
2009 Maneater Harry
2008 Ace of Hearts Daniel Harding
2008 Five Dollars a Day Rick Carlson
2007 Urban Decay Stan
2006 Max Havoc: Ring of Fire Roger Tarso
2006 September Dawn Joseph Smith
2005 Truth Peter
2005 Bailey’s Billion$ Theodore Maxwell
2005 Wrinkles
2004 Post Impact Tom Parker
2004 Lost Jeremy Stanton
2004 The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story Scott Peterson
2003 Breakaway Morgan
2003 Out of Time Chris Harrison
2003 Grandpa’s Place Special Appearance
2002 New Alcatraz Dr. Robert Trenton
2002 Dark Descent Will Murdack
2001 Phase IV Simon Tate
2001 Fire Trap Jack / Max Hooper
2001 Rat Race Shawn Kent
2001 A Christmas Adventure …From a Book Called Wisely’s Tales Donner (voice)
2000 The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy Cole
2000 No Alibi Bob Valenz
2000 Flight of Fancy Clay Bennett
2000 Militia Ethan Carter
2000 For the Cause General Murran
1997 Eating Las Vegas Frank
1997 Best Men Sergeant ‘Buzz’ Thomas
1992 Miracle Beach Volleyball Player #1
1990 Write to Kill Parking Valet
1990 Going Under Guy In Bar
1984 The Stone Boy Eugene Hillerman
1979 Charlie and the Talking Buzzard Joe
1976 Elmer Dean Russell


Year TV Series / TV Movies Worked as
2018 Winter’s Dream Ty
2016 Broadcasting Christmas Charlie Fisher
2016 The Jump Himself
2016 Lady Dynamite Graham
2016 Good Morning Christmas Charlie Fisher
2015–17 Supergirl Jeremiah Danvers
2015 A Wish Come True Himself
2015 The Dog Who Saved Summer Ted Stein
2015 Beverly Hills Christmas Archangel Gabriel
2014–present Masters of Illusion Himself/host
2014 Merry Ex-Mas Jessie Rogers
2014 Mulaney Himself
2014 The Dog Who Saved Easter Ted Stein
2013–2016, Hit the Floor Pete Davenport
2013 Texas Takedown: The Real Men in Black Narrator
2012 Operation Cupcake Griff Carson
2012 Criminal Minds Curtis Banks
2012 Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23 Himself
2012 Stars Earn Stripes Himself
2012 The Choice Himself / Contestant
2012 Bloopers Himself/host
2012 The Dog Who Saved the Holidays Ted Stein
2011 A Mile in His Shoes Arthur ‘Murph’ Murphy
2011 Burn Notice Ryan Pewterbaugh
2011 The Dog Who Saved Halloween Ted Stein
2011 The Case for Christmas Michael Sherman
2010 Frost Giant J.C.
2010 The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation Ted Stein
2009 The Gambler, the Girl and the Gunslinger Shea McCall
2009 The Three Gifts Jack Green
2009 The Dog Who Saved Christmas Ted Stein
2009 Entourage Dean Cain
2008 Making Mr. Right Eddie
2007 Crossroads: A Story of Forgiveness Bruce Murakami
2007 Final Approach Jack Bender
2007 Hidden Camera Dan Kovacs
2007 Smallville Dr. Curtis Knox
2007 CSI: Miami Roger Partney
2006 Dead and Deader Lieutenant Bobby Quinn
2006 10.5: Apocalypse Brad
2006 A Christmas Wedding Tucker
2005–2006 Las Vegas Casey Manning
2005 Mayday Commander James Slan
2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Dr. Mike Jergens
2005 Hope & Faith Larry Walker
2004–2005 Clubhouse Conrad Dean
2004 I Do (But I Don’t) Nick Corina
2004 The Perfect Husband: The Laci Peterson Story Scott Peterson
2003 Gentle Ben 2: Danger on the Mountain Jack Wedloe
2003–2004 The Division Inspector Jack Ellis
2002 Gentle Ben Jack Wedloe
2002 The Glow Matt Lawrence
2002 Frasier Rick
2002 Christmas Rush Lieutenant Cornelius Morgan
2001 Just Shoot Me! Chris Williams
2000 The Runaway Sheriff Frank Richards
1999–2003 Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Himself/host
1998 Adventures from the Book of Virtues King Charlemagne (voice)
1998 Futuresport Tremayne ‘Tre The Pharaoh’ Ramzey
1998 Dogboys Julian Taylor
1997 Rag and Bone Tony Moran
1996 Cutty Whitman Clark Kent
1995 Off Camera with Dean Cain Himself/host
1995 Living Single Himself
1993–1997 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Clark Kent / Superman
1993 Touchdown: Football Goes to the Movies Himself/host
1992 A Different World Eddie
1992 Grapevine Brian
1992 Beverly Hills, 90210 Rick
1990 Christine Cromwell: In Vino Veritas Unknown
1990 Life Goes On Kimo
1989 Christine Cromwell: Things That Go Bump in the Night Unknown

Dean Cain Unknown Information

  • Dean Cain’s height is 5’11”. He appeared as a bike rider in the music video of George Strait. The song name was Carrying your love with me.
  • Dean Cain’s birth name Tanaka is tattooed on his ankle in Japanese. The real reason for Dean Cain’s parents’ divorce was hat his father cheated on his mother.
  • Dean Cain has a mixed ethnicity. Although he is having a really good Hollywood career, in 2018, he was sworn in as a Reserve Police Officer.
  • This actor founded Angry Dragon Entertainment in the year 1998. It is a film production company.
  • Dean Cain was once engaged to Mindy McCready but they had a break up. He owns homes in Ibiza, Colorado, Aspen, and Malibu.
  • He is a reputed member of the Zeta Psi Fraternity of North America. He believes in philanthropic acts and often works for Aspen Grassroots Experience.
  • Brooke Shields and Dean Cain are friends. Dean is the brother in law of Jeff Schafer. He is a really good friend of Kristy Swanson and they both have worked together on many projects.
  • Dean Cain is active on Instagram and has a good follower base. In the year 2018, this actor was elected to the position of BOD (board of directors) for the National Rifle Association.
  • In 1993, he used to charge around 60,000$ for a single episode of Superman series. Dean Cain is an American citizen, he weighs around 187 lbs, and his eye color is dark brown.

Dean Cain Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career


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