Andrew Keegan Biography
A native of Los Angeles, California, Born Andrew Keegan Heying, Andrew Keegan is an American actor. He is popular for his roles in films such as 10 Things I Hate About You in 1999, The Broken Hearts Club in 2000, and O in 2001. Moreover, he is also famous for television shows including Trinkets, 7th Heaven, Moesha, and Party of Five.
Andrew Keegan Age|Birthday
Keegan was born on 29th January 1979. Hence he is 42 years old as of 2021 and celebrates his birthday on 29th January every year.
Andrew Keegan Height|Weight
Keegan’s height is 6 feet 0 inches, (approximately 184 centimeters). His weight is 70 kilograms.
Andrew Keegan Family
Keegan is the elder son of Larry Heying (father), a voice-actor, and Lana (Ocampo) Heying, (mother), a hairdresser. Moreover, his mother is a Colombian immigrant whereas his father is from Nebraska. He has a younger brother by the name of Casey who is also an actor (born 12th June 1980).
Andrew Keegan Wife
Keegan has been in a relationship with Arista Ilona. She is a certified Kundalini-Dance Empowerment Coach who aims to enlighten mothers through awakening self-love as they experience postpartum and motherhood. However, the two have not been married but Keegan recognizes her as his wife to the media and public. Together they have a daughter, Aiya Rose born in March 2016.
Andrew Keegan Career
Keegan was first recognized in 1994 for his performance of teen Zack Dell in the film Camp Nowhere. Moreover, in the television series Full House, he played a love interest for Stephanie Tanner for an episode and was also a cast in a minor role in the 1996 film Independence Day. in 1994, before being cast on the TV drama Party of Five, he had guest parts of numerous television shows.
Moreover, in 1996 he played a single teenaged father in love with Jessica Biel’s character Mary where he had landed a recurring role on 7th Heaven. He was then cast in two modern-day Shakespearean film adaptations. Firstly, in the 1999 comedy 10 Things, I Hate About You (adapted from The Taming of The Shrew) as the antagonist of Heath Ledger. Secondly, in O, adapted from Othello, as Mekhi Phifer’s best friend.
In addition, he had a role in Greg Berlanti’s The Broken Hearts Club, (A Romantic Comedy). This won Best Picture in 2000 at the GLAAD Awards. He played Rigby, in the play He Asked For It, a character tackling the emotional issues of being HIV-positive in modern-day society which made his theatrical stage debut. Furthermore, in the 2010 action film Kill Speed, he played Stranger, a drug-smuggling pilot. He also appeared in the film Living Among Us in a role as a sadistic and sociopathic vampire named Blake.
Keegan founded Full Circle in 2014, a community spiritual center based in Venice, Los Angeles. While other outlets called the organization a cult, Vice characterized it as a ‘new religion’. He described the group as a ‘non-denominational spiritual community center’. He further elaborated that people of all beliefs and backgrounds come together to meditate, engage artistically, and practice yoga.
In addition, in March 2015, New York Magazine reported that the organization seems to loosely follow Hinduism. The magazine further stated it seemed like Rusell Brand’s Sanskrit-tattoo version of it. Also, the magazine reported that the actual theology of the group is tough to pin down. In May 2015, the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control officers raided The Full Circle. Additionally, the distribution of kombucha, a fermented beverage made from sweet black tea was the reason for the raid. A spokesperson for the temple revealed that they were unaware they needed a license to distribute kombucha. However, in June 2017, the organization closed.
Andrew Keegan Net Worth
Keegan’s net worth is $1.5 million.