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Kevin Sorbo

Kevin Sorbo, a native of Minnesota, played sports throughout marketing and advertising at the University of Minnesota and Moorhead State College before embarking upon his acting career. Athletically inclined and intent on travel, Sorbo spent the first years of his career appearing throughout the world in commercials and print ads for numerous products such as Budweiser, BMW, Diet Coke, Lexus and many more.

Once he settled in Los Angeles, he was cast as the lead in several pilots, including Aspen and Critical Condition. When he landed the part of Hercules, Sorbo finally catapulted into the limelight. The action-packed series became an immediate hit in the United States, beating out Baywatch and Star Trek in the ratings, and now enjoys the same popularity in other countries, including France and Germany.

With Hercules: The Legendary Journeys entering its fourth season, Sorbo resides in New Zealand most of the year.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.

Kevin Sorbo Facts

BirthdaySeptember 24, 1958 (63)
BirthplaceMound, Minnesota, USA
Height6' 3" (1m91)  How tall is Kevin Sorbo compared to you?

Selected Filmography

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