Chad Mcqueen Biography
Chad Mcqueen born Chadwick Steven McQueen, is an American actor, film producer, martial artist and race car driver. He was born on December 28, 1960 in Los Angeles, California to American actor Steve McQueen and Filipino actress Neile Adams.
He began racing dirt bikes by age nine and, in three years, would go on to win his class in the World Mini Grand Prix. He quickly moved on to auto racing, winning his first race: the Mini Le Mans event, a children-only track created on the set of the 1971 film Le Mans, when McQueen was ten years old. At 12, he won his class at the World Mini Grand Prix.
His professional racing career started in the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA). McQueen has competed in several types of racing from Motocross to the Baja 1000. He teamed with Belgian racing legend Jacky Ickx and his daughter Vanina, piloting a trio of Porsche 959s restored by Porsche Motorsports for the 2004 Goodwood event. Also in 2004, he qualified for the SCCA Runoffs, winning multiple events. Racing for Westernesse Racing, he finished 4th.
In January 2006, he was seriously injured in an accident at the Daytona International Speedway while practicing for the 24 Hours of Daytona Sports Car race. In November 2007, he returned to the Daytona International Speedway and got behind the wheel of the Brumos 1975 Ecurie Escargot RSR, driving it in the exhibitions at the Porsche Rennsport Reunion III.
In January 2010, he started McQueen Racing LLC, a company which partners with leaders in the motorcycle and custom car industries to create limited-edition high-performance motorcycles and automobile transbrakes.
Chad Mcqueen Wife And Children
McQueen was married to Stacey Toten, from 1987 to 1990. The couple had one son, actor Steven R. McQueen who was born in 1988. Steven R. McQueen was a series regular in the TV series The Vampire Diaries and Chicago Fire.
McQueen remarried in 1993, to Jeanie Galbraith. The couple have two children: soccer player Chase McQueen born in 1995 and Madison McQueen born in 1996.
Chad Mcqueen Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $45 Million.
Chad Mcqueen Movies – Chad Mcqueen Karate Kid
Movies And TV Series
- Fall: The Price of Silence
- Surface to Air
- Number One Fan
- Red Line (Video)
- Bullet II
- Indecent Behavior II
- Possessed by the Night (Video)
- Jimmy Hollywood
- Search and Rescue (TV Movie)
- The Other Man
- New York Cop
- Hollywood Beat (TV Series)
- Where the Red Fern Grows: Part Two (Video)
- Death Ring (Video)
- Martial Law (Video)
- Jesse Hawkes (TV Series)
- Nightforce (Video)
- The Karate Kid Part II
- The Fascination
- Fever Pitch
- V (TV Series)
- The Karate Kid
- Hadley’s Rebellion
He has also produced a number of movies namely;
- Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans (Documentary) (executive producer)
- I Am Steve McQueen (Documentary) (executive producer)
- Fall: The Price of Silence (producer)
- Surface to Air (co-producer)
- Papertrail (executive producer)
- Red Line (Video) (producer)