Michael Mateus StegerDate of birth:
May 27, 1980Hometown:
Los Angeles, CaliforniaCurrently residing in:
Los Angeles, CaliforniaEducation:
Graduated with honors from Cal Poly PomonaWife:
Brandee Tucker (married since 2008)Bet you didn’t know...
Michael has known his wife since they were 12!Twitter:
Ecuadorian, Austrian, and Norwegian descent, Michael Steger first
caught the acting bug in high school, playing parts around Los Angeles
in stage productions of A View from the Bridge, Death of a Salesman, Othello
, and Tartuffe
. From there, Michael earned a role in an independent Bollywood film, 3 Girls and the Golden Cocoon
, and a guest spot on NCIS
. He caught his big break in 2006 when Tim Burton cast him in the music video for The Killers’ hit single “Bones.” This led to a multi-episode arc on The Winner
and guest spots on Hannah Montana, Cory in the House, Criminal Minds, Covert Affairs
, and True Blood
. He joined the cast of 90210
As high school journalist Navid Shirazi on 90210
Michal has caught the eye of many female fans. But sorry, ladies — this
guy has long been off the market! In 2008, Michael married his
childhood sweetheart, actress Brandee Tucker, in a 200-person ceremony.
The couple has a long history together, having attended the same high
school and college.