About Kevin Sorbo
Sorbo received international stardom when he booked the lead role in “Hercules, the Legendary Journeys”. Following that success, Sorbo had the lead role as “Captain Dylan Hunt” in “Gene Roddenberry’s, Andromeda”.
The independent film “What If” was nominated for Best Family Movie of the Year by the Movie Guide Awards. Sorbo also received the Movie Guide Award for Most Inspirational Performance of the Year.
Sorbo also starred alongside Dennis Quaid and Helen Hunt in “Soul Surfer”, And the faith-based movie, “God’s Not Dead”. The $2 million-dollar budgeted movie became the most successful independent faith-based movie ever with over $130 million in theatrical, streaming and DVD sales.
“Let There Be Light” was a movie he directed/acted/produced and this faith/family movie ranked number 4 out of the top 10 family movies of that year..
Filming completed in his most recent movie, “Miracle in East Texas”, a Comedy based on a true story set in 1930. Sorbo directed/acted and produced the movie and it will open nationwide in 2021.
Sorbo also produced/narrated the documentary, “Against the Tide” that follows the career of Oxford math professor John Lennox in his life-long apologist debates against the world’s most famous atheists like Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens. Another documentary he narrates released in 2020 is “Before the Wrath” which chronicles the Book of Revelation.
The major motion picture, “Reagan”, with Dennis Quaid playing the late President with Sorbo as his pastor will release in early 2022.
Shooting begins November 2021 for the next “Left Behind” movie with Sorbo directing and acting in the movie based off the Jenkins/LaHaye award winning books.
Sorbo will also be filming “Trail Blazers”, a faith based western in 2021 along with another movie he is directing/acting in, “Carpool Lane”.
Kevin released his memoir “True Strength: My Journey from Hercules to Mere Mortal and How Nearly Dying Saved My Life”. The book chronicles his near-death experience when he suffered three strokes and the battle back to regain his life. He also co-wrote the follow up book, “True Faith, Embracing Adversity to Live in God’s Light”, with his wife, Sam.
Kevin was also the recipient of the Lee Greenwood Patriot Award along with President Trump in 2021.
Since 1997, Kevin has lead "A World Fit for Kids”, a successful mentoring model that trains inner-city teens to use school, fitness, sports and positive role models for themselves. World Fit is the number one after school program in the state of California for 23 straight years.
Sorbo resides in Florida with his wife, Sam and three children.