Ian Ziering is an American actor best known for his role as Steve Sanders on the television series Beverly Hills, 90210. He appeared in the role in 290 episodes, from 1990-2000.
He reprised that role in three episodes of Melrose Place in 1992.
Prior to Beverly Hills, 90210 Sanders had a part in the soap opera Guiding Light, from 1986-1888, playing the role of Cameron Stewart.
Sanders had a recurring voice role in the animated series Biker Mice From Mars from 1993-1996, which he followed up with voice roles in the animated series Might Ducks in 1996, a spin-off direct-to-video animated movie called Mighty Ducks the Movie: The First Face-Off (1997), and the voice role of Nick Tatopoulos in another animated series, Godzilla: The Series in 1998.
Other television shows he has appeared in include The Doctors, Married With Children, Batman Beyond, JAG, Son Of The Beach, What I Like About You, and Spider-Man.
In addition, Sanders has appeared in the made-for-TV movies The Women of Spring Break (1995), Subliminal Seduction (1996) and Batman Beyond: The Movie (1999).
He has also had roles in the feature films Endless Love (1981), No Way Back (1995), Savate (1997), Six Months Later (2005), Man Vs. Monday (2006) and Stripped Down (2006).
In 2007 Sanders joined the cast of the fourth season of American reality show Dancing With The Stars, partnering with professional dancer Cheryl Burke, who won the competition in the third season with partner Emmitt Smith, and also the prior season with partner Drew Lachey.
He is divorced from former Playboy playmate, Nikki Schieler-Ziering. Their marriage ended in 2002.