If you have watched Modern Family, an American family mockumentary, Eric Stonestreet should be a familiar name for you. If not, he is the person who plays the role of the gay character, Cameron Tucker, in the family mockumentary.
For Modern Family, he has been honored twice with Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series out of his three nominations.
When people talk about his film journey, his performances in different movies and television shows, including The Loft (2014) and Almost Famous (2000) has earned him good praise and fame around the world.
Is Eric Stonestreet Married To Wife Or Gay?
Eric Stonestreet plays a gay character, Cameron in his reel-life, co-starring with Jesse Tyler Ferguson, who plays his husband, Mitchell. However, when it comes to his real life, he is "straight" and very much open about it.
Is he married, then? Well, the answer is a big "NO," but he has been dating a girlfriend for some time now.
The beautiful girl that Eric Stonestreet has been dating is Lindsay Schweitzer, a professional nurse. They started dating in June 2017 after they first met at the Big Slick Celebrity Weekend in Kansas City, Kansas.
Eric and Lindsay are open about their relationship as Eric agreed to the question about dating Lindsay Schweitzer when he was on The Ellen Show in 2017. He further added how Lindsay is special to him and helps to calm his high-strung nerves.
The couple is frequently spotted spending time together events and programs sharing candid chemistry.
Eric Stonestreet and Lindsay Schweitzer attending Chefs Kingdom on January 22, 2019 (Photo: Eric Stonestreet's Instagram)
Moreover, Lindsay Schweitzer isn't the first girl Eric Stonestreet dated in his life. Before her, he was in a relationship with 2014's You or a Loved One movie star, Katherine Tokarz.
Eric and Katherine started dating each other after they met while she was performing in Rock of Ages in 2009. They broke up due to some "undisclosed" reasons in 2012.
Age, Family Background
Born in Kansas City, Eric Stonestreet celebrates his birthday on the 9th of September every year. The 47-year-old actor who stands at the height of 6 feet (1.83 meters) was born in 1971.
Speaking about his childhood, he was raised by his parents, Vince Stonestreet (father) and Jamey Stonestreet (mother), along with his elder sister in Kansas.
His family used to live around farms of pigs and cows, owning a livestock farm and a small retail business for their livelihood. Eric used to help his family to look after pigs and cows in his leisure time.
Furthermore, Eric Stonestreet went to Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, the United States, for his education.
His Net Worth
Coming from a middle-class family of farmers, Eric Stonestreet has successfully established himself as one of the known names in movies with his talent and dedication over the years.
Eric Stonestreet initially started his career in 2000 as Sheldon, the hotel desk clerk, in Almost Famous. He continued his journey with good movies and shows under his belts.
Eric has been very confidential regarding his income and wealth as he has not spoken about his net worth figures of yet.
But the way he lives a comfortable and luxurious lifestyle, it is sure that he has earned a fair net worth for himself.