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Erik Valdez is an American actor who is married to radio host Candice Lopez and has one child with her.

Relationship Facts of Erik Valdez

Erik Valdez is married to hiswife.
He is father of One (Enzo Ray Valdez).
Erik Valdez is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Erik Valdez?

Erik Valdez got engaged to his girlfriend in 2015.

After a year, he got married to his long-term girlfriend Candice Lopez, a host on Radio Disney.

The news was shared by Erik himself on his Instagram account via photo in July 2015.

The engagement ceremony took place in Napa Valley.

But his Instagram says that he is a husband.

Then on May 22, 2018, this couple welcomed their first child, a son into the world, They named him Enzo Ray Valdez.

Who is Erik Valdez?

Erik Valdez is an American actor and also a fan of motorsports.

He was seen in films are “Such jarhead 3: The Siege”, “Untitled Horror Comedy,” and others.

Additionally, he is also known for the TV show General Hospital as Trey Mitchell.

Erik Valdez: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

He was born in Lubbock, Texas, the USA on August 23, 1979, as Russell Erik Valdez.

His ethnic background traces back to Mexican, Spanish, and Native Americans from his father’s side.

Similarly, from his mother’s side, he belongs to the English and Irish ethnicity.

His father’s name is Miguel and his mother’s name is Karen. He also has a brother named Gabriel.

Furthermore, details about his academics are not disclosed until now.

Erik Valdez: Professional Life, Career

Erik Valdez acted for the first time at the age of 7 in a theater play. His acting career in TV and films started in 2004.

In 2004, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting in television and films.

In 2008, he appeared in a short film, “Ride the Wake.” He played the role of Beau. The same year he featured in the TV show, “90210”. In 2009, he appeared in the movie named “Untitled Horror Comedy.

Afterward, in 2010, he gave voice to a character, ‘Dan’ in the film, “Zombrex: Dead Rising Sun.” Then in 2011, he acted in two television shows, “Breaking In”, and “New Girl.

Recently, in 2016, he featured in two films. He played the characters of ‘Officer Valducci’ and ‘Lopez’ in “Paint It, Black,” and “Jarhead 3: The Siege” respectively. His other acting projects are “Mistresses,” “Graceland,” and “Syndicate.”

Net Worth and Salary

This General Hospital famed actor’s net worth is estimated at around $1 million. As a vehicle lover, he owns 47 of them.

As per the sources, the average salary received by a pro actor is around $19k-$210k per year.

Rumors and Controversy

Erik is a talented actor. Although he talks about controversial topics on his social media accounts, he doesn’t get involved in any controversies.

He likes to stay away from any controversies and rumors. Therefore, as of now, there are no rumors or criticism regarding his work life.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Erik Valdez has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Similarly, his is weighs around 74 kg or 165 pounds.

Also, both his eyes and hair colors are dark brown color.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Erik is active on social networking sites.

He has more than around 19.7k on Twitter.

Moreover, he is followed by over 8.1k and 17.8k on Facebook and Instagram respectively.


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