More Kevin Zegers Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Dawn of the Dead)At nineteen years of age, Kevin Zegers is fast turning into an entertainment industry veteran. He was only seven-years-old when he landed his first acting job, playing the younger version of Michael J. Fox's character in Life With Mikey. Since then, Kevin has worked continuously, appearing in over 20 films and numerous television movies and series.
In addition to Dawn of the Dead, Zegers has also completed production on an indie film entitled Hollow, based on The Legend of Sleepy Hollow tale, with Zegers assuming the role of a descendant of Ichabod Crane. He most recently appeared in the Showtime feature The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie, starring opposite Hollywood legends Gena Rowlands and James Caan.
Many of Zegers' previous film performances can now be enjoyed on home video/DVD, including the Air Bud franchise, which first introduced him to adoring audiences worldwide. Additional projects included MVP: Most Valuable Primate (produced by Keystone); Komodo, with Jill Hennessy (Crossing Jordan); Four Days, with Colm Meaney and William Forsythe; It Came from the Sky, with John Ritter, Yasmine Bleeth and Christopher Lloyd; Treasure Island with Jack Palance; and Nico the Unicorn, with Anne Archer.
Though perhaps best known for his film roles, Kevin is no stranger to television audiences. He had a lead guest-starring role on the WB's hit series Smallville this past fall. Kevin also starred in Aaron Spelling's drama Titans that aired on NBC for one season; in the show he portrayed Ethan, the son of Victoria Principal's character, Gwen Williams. Kevin also had starring roles in Universal's A Call to Remember, along with Joe Montegna and Blythe Danner; the Lifetime movie Sex, Lies & Obsession, with Harry Hamlin and Lisa Rinna; and the Fox Family telefilm Timeshare, with Nastassja Kinski and Timothy Dalton. Canadian television viewers are familiar with Kevin from his recurring role in the series Traders and his lead roles in the Canadian series Road to Avonlea and Street Legal. He has also had guest-starring roles in the The X Files, So Weird, Twice in a Lifetime and Goosebumps.
Kevin splits his time between Los Angeles and his hometown, a small burgh outside of Toronto. An avid sports enthusiast, Kevin enjoys golfing, seadooing and hockey. He spends his spare time working out at the gym and golfing with either his dad or friends.
Bio courtesy Universal Pictures for "Dawn of the Dead" (06-Jun-2004)