Adan Canto and his wife, Stephaine, once shared the screen for a short film, and now, they share their life with their adorable son together while they balance their careers.
Adan Canto is a Mexican actor and director. He is known for playing Sunspot in"X-Men: Days Of Future Past" and his work in the TV series "Designated Survivor," alongside Kiefer Sutherland.
Canto's most recent project is a crime drama called "The Cleaning Lady." In the Fox series, Canto plays Arman Morales, a powerful crime syndicate lieutenant.
Adan Canto as Arman Morales in "The Cleaning Lady" in 2022. | Source: Getty Images
Arman employs a Cambodian doctor, Thony de la Rosa (Elodie Yung), to clean the crime scenes. She is in the US to get treatment for her young son, who has an immunodeficiency disorder.
Canto's crime syndicate boss character is far from who he is in real life, a devoted husband to his wife, Stephaine Anne Canto, and a loving father to their young son, Roman.
Stephaine is also an actress and has worked on "The Shot," "Maud," and "Consider The Man." Stephaine and Canto starred in a short film, "Before Tomorrow" together. Canto wrote and directed the piece.
Besides acting, Stephaine has been an instructor at The New York Film Academy for over ten years. A few of her courses include Film History, Film Art, Story Board Writing, and Life Drawing and Anatomy.
The Cantos tied the knot in July 2017, as Stephaine took to Instagram in 2018 to celebrate their first anniversary by posting a few gorgeous photos from their wedding, including a snap of her husband kissing her forehead on a pier.
A few months are getting married, Canto spoke to Streets of Toronto, about his life with Stephaine and their dog, Dolly, in Canadian. He was in Toronto to film "Designated Survive."
Canto said he felt "lucky" to be in the country with his dog and wife, explaining they felt they belonged. The family loved going for hies together and grabbing food at their favorite Cafe Belong.
In the first half of 2020, the couple welcomed their first child together, their son Roman Alder Canto. Since he arrived, the proud parents have shared adorable photos of him on their respective Instagram accounts.
For Father's Day 2021, Canto shared a sweet photo of himself and his son. In the picture, Roman is on his dad's shoulders, wrapped around his head and grabbing at his nose. Canto penned in the caption:
"Happy Father’s Day! Having a blast with mine."
Canto also seems to have a little fun when it comes to fatherhood. He posted an adorable picture of himself and roman posed on a motorcycle wearing matching outfits.
Canto and Roman both wore black tops with white lettering. Canto's t-shirt read, "Say Hello to My Little Friend," while Roman's onesies said, "Little Friend."
Stephaine's Instagram is also filled with sweet snaps of Roman, including many photos of the mother and son cuddling and exploring together. She also shared an adorable photo of Roman with Dolly enjoying the garden together.