Stephen Bear Biography & Net Worth
|Popular Name:||Stephen Bear|
|Real Name:||Stephen Bear|
|Birth Date:||January 15, 1990|
|Birth Place:||Walthamstow, London, England|
|Profession:||Reality TV Star, Actor|
This post contains the biography, career information, and financial details of Stephen Bear. He is a popular English reality television star who rose to prominence for winning the 18th edition of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ in 2016. While initially struggling to find a balance in life as a roofer in north-east London, he had a one-time opportunity to show his talent, and he took it, and got his big break with a role in the hit reality television series ‘Shipwrecked’. His personality in the entire show was centered on his charming looks. Stephen has also appeared on numerous other reality shows, including ‘Just Tattoo of Us’, ‘Ex on the Beach’, and ‘Celebs Go Dating’. He has gained a status of making provocative remarks against not only co-stars but also against other famous personalities. The same characteristic is what made him very popular on reality television shows. The reality television personality has often made the news for his widely publicized feuds against his ex-girlfriends Charlotte Crosby and Vicky Pattison, and Emma Willis as well. On the bright side, however, the TV star has been able to bank on his fame to launch a clothing line and hold a strong presence on social networking sites where he has gained a huge fan-following.
Stephen Bear’s Biography & Career
Bear was born in Walthamstow, London, England on January 15, 1990, to Stephen Bear Sr. and his wife Linda Bear.
After struggling to find a balance in his chosen profession, Stephen Bear got his breakthrough in 2011 when he was cast in the reality television series ‘Shipwrecked: The Island’. Although he gained some fame, he did not become a household name immediately. He gained massive recognition when he was cast as the main character in ‘Ex on the Beach’ (2015–2016). He was a part of the series alongside his former girlfriends Vicky Pattison and Megan McKenna.
A reality television star and actor, Stephen Bear has often shown that he is experienced and capable of fitting in just however he is required to. He gained popularity by creating drama in the 3rd and 5th seasons of the show. He left the show after some time to be a part of the massively popular ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ in 2016. He gained the support of his audience, became highly popular through the show, and ended up emerging as its winner.
Since winning the eighteenth edition of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’, Stephen Bear has appeared in several reality shows and other projects. He has endorsed brands and equally appeared in ads for several companies. He appeared as himself in the television movie ‘Celebrity Ghost Hunt Live’ and also on the series ‘Loose Women’. Not only that, but he is also the presenter of the television show ‘Just Tattoo of Us’.
Acting in films and starring in reality shows aside, Stephen Bear is also a writer by profession. He is credited as the writer of the book ‘Bear’s Necessities: A Simple Guide To Life’, which provides an insight into the TV star’s life and a guide to becoming a popular reality television personality.
Stephen Bear has never been married and neither does he have any children. He has had several relationships with mostly high-profiled women. He dated fellow reality television personality Vicky Pattison but the duo separated when Bear claimed that he still had feelings with his ex-girlfriend Megan McKenna. The star then moved to have a relationship with Lillie Lexie Greg, which also crumbled when he cheated on her with TV star Chrysten Zenoni. While in the Celebrity Big Brother House in 2016, he dated Chloe Khan and switched to Jemma Lucy after the end of the show. He has also revealed that he had a romantic association with ‘Geordie Shore’s’ Charlotte Crosby in 2017.
Controversies & Scandals
Bear is famous on one hand and synonymous with controversies on the other. He has gained a reputation for his irregular on and off-camera behavior in the past years. He has had spats with host of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ Emma Willis stating that it took him several months of rehabilitation to get over her bad conduct on the show. He has been seen posting nude photos of himself on the internet and even had leaked nude pictures from a Skype video. Not to forget, he has been accused of cheating by most of his past girlfriends, including his last girlfriend Charlotte Crosby, who left him after he supposedly got too close with Yasmin Wells.
Stephen Bear Net Worth
According to estimates, the popular reality television star and show host, Stephen Bear, manages an approximate net worth of $600,000. Through appearing in numerous television and reality shows, the British actor has been able to gain his money and a considerable reputation in the media. By his diligent work and dictation, he has been able to work in several television shows, write a book, and even launch a clothing line.
For emerging as the winner of the 18th edition of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ in 2016, Stephen Bear won a handsome amount of money and also collected extra prizes such as a car and a decent apartment. Surely, he is currently enjoying a lavish and luxurious life.