Ian Ziering is best known for his role as Steve Sanders on the television series Beverly Hills, 90210, which he played from 1990 to 2000. He is also the voice of Vinnie on Biker Mice from Mars.
More recently, he was "Fin" in the 2013 movie Sharknado, as well as it's sequels, Sharknado 2: The Second One and Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!
During his years on 90210, Zeiring was also featured in various films and television shows, including Russell Crowe’s No Way Back, What I Like About You and Melrose Place, to name a few. He has also appeared on numerous television shows including CSI: NY, JAG and Fran Drescher’s Happily Divorced.
In addition he has continued to be one of the most in-demand actors for various animated films and television shows including Spider-Man, Mighty Ducks, Batman Beyond and Biker Mice from Mars.
In 2005, in a real change of pace from his normal acting roles, Ziering also appeared in the Tony Scott feature film thriller, Domino, with Keira Knightley. Other film credits include National Lampoon’s The Legend of Awesomest Maximus, That’s My Boy with Adam Sandler, An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars with Nia Vardalos, and the forthcomng Snake and Mongoose.
In 2007, Ziering showed the world that he was a true triple threat when he signed on to the fourth season of the hit ABC series, Dancing with the Stars. A fan and judges favorite with his partner, two-time Mirror Ball Champion Cheryl Burke, the pair eventually danced their way into the show’s semifinals. In addition to his ongoing acting roles and voice over work, Ian is a much sought-after television host and, was most recently seen hosting HGTV’s A-List Pets.
2013 has proven to be a major year for Ziering both professionally and personally. In June, at 49 years old, Ian became a Las Vegas headliner when he starred as the special celebrity guest host of the award-winning production of Chippendales at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. Taking on this new role, the actor hit the gym and dropped 30 pounds, transforming himself into a fit (at 49) and muscled man, thrilling the sold-out audiences. His Chippendales engagement brought him a new wave of fans and international acclaim, thrusting him once again into the limelight.
During his final week with the Chippendales in Las Vegas, Ian’s small-budget film Sharknado aired on the SyFy Channel, instantly becoming a social media and worldwide phenomenon. Garnering more than 5,000 tweets per minute during its initial broadcast – more than any other television show to date – Sharknado became an instant science fiction, cult classic and, even received a theatrical release in movie theatres around the world due to its popularity with fans.
Ian Zeiring will be appearing at Hamilton Comic Con both days.