Freddie Prinze Jr

Freddie Prinze Jr was a teen star in the 1990s and in the 2000s. One of the well known movie he was in was I Know What You did Last Summer. He was born in the year 1976 and it was in Los Angeles in California. He started to act when he was still in high school and did appear in television sitcom known as Family Matters. After the success of I know what you did last summer, he started to get many leading roles in different teen and romantic comedies.

Bio, age

According to his bio, he was born in 1976 in the city of Los Angeles in California. He is known to be a leading man in the successful teen films. His father, Freddie Prinze Sr had been a popular television actor and appeared like a mechanic in the hit series known as Chico and the Man. When the parents divorced, Prinze was still a baby. In the year 1977, the father died after a suicide when he was under prescription drug’s influence at the age of 22 years.

Freddie Prinze Jr went to high school found in Albuquerque in the state of New Mexico. However, after the graduation, he went to Hollywood where he pursued acting career.


After moving to California, Prinze did make the appearance on the Family Matters at the ABC Afterschool special named Too Soon for Jeff. The film debut came in the year 1996. In the year 1997, Prinze did won the supporting role in the dark comedy called House of YES but he waited for sometime before he can get his break into the popular horror film named I Know What You Did Last Summer. The movie got its sequel the following year and it was also a success.

In the year 1999, Prinze started to star in a number of the romantic films and it was aimed at the teen demographic and they included Summer Catch, Scooby-Doo, Boys and Girls and Down to You and She’s All that.

Wife, married

He got married to a co-star in Scooby-Doo called Sarah Michelle Gellar. Before getting married, there were rumors that he had a secret Vegas wedding with his wife, but he decided to get married officially in 2002. The marriage took place in Puerto Vallarta in Jalisco. It is in Western Mexico. They have met before working together, they started to date in 2000, got engaged in 2001. They were co-stars for Scooby-Doo, Scooby-Doo2: Monsters Unleashed, Stars Wars Rebels and Happily Never After. They have two kids together, a daughter called Charlotte Grace Prinze and a son called Rocky James Prinze.

For his look, he is tall with 1.85 meters and his weight is 70kg. He likes to eat a Cuban-style grilled cheese. He has a net worth of 19 million dollars.

Last Modified: Mar 5, 2020

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