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Dean Cain: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me (I’ve Had Six Different Surgeries!)

Dean Cain
Dean Cain

Hit the Floor star Dean Cain, whose series premieres its third season on January 18, shared 25 interesting facts about himself with Us Weekly.

1. I am adopted.

2. I’ve never met my biological father.

3. I am a quarter Japanese.

4. I’m a middle child.

5. I grew up in Malibu with Sean Penn, Chris Penn, Rob Lowe, Chad Lowe, Emilio Estevez, Charlie Sheen and Holly Robinson Peete, among others.

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6. I used to be a decent surfer. (Sean Penn was a great surfer.)

7. I graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree in history.

8. I was an All-American football player at Princeton.

9. I still hold two NCAA records: My career interceptions per game average was 0.73, and I had an average of 1.2 interceptions per game in a single season.

10. I love dogs. Cats, not so much.

11. I briefly played professional football for the Buffalo Bills.

12. I’ve had six different surgeries, which explains the “briefly” in my last answer.

13. I cook every day.

14. I’m a writer and have written dozens of scripts. (Three set to go in 2016!)

15. I’m a homebody.

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16. I have a 15-year-old son named Christopher, after my adoptive father.

17. My son is my favorite human. I’m 6 feet, and he’s taller than me.

18. I love being a dad.

19. I am fascinated with military history.

20. I’m an avid video game player, especially World of Warcraft and Call of Duty.

21. I love watching football. Any football. Anytime.

22. I cannot stand tailgaters while driving. Seriously, where are you going?

23. I speak decent Spanish.

24. I’m a sucker for a genuine smile — and kindness and happiness.

25. I’m still looking for my future wife.

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