Slade didn't just reserve his talents for the stage, but also developed his athletic skills at an early age participating competitively in cross country skiing, track & field and cycling.
As an accomplished cyclist, Slade had the privilege of training with the U. National Cycling Team at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs as well as attending the 2003 Tour De France and competing professionally for over 10 years.
Slade's latest project is acting in the upcoming mini-series "Texas Rising".
This History Channel Produced series is scheduled to have its theatrical release in May of 2015. READ MORE Former "Real Housewives of Orange County" sublebs Jo De La Rosa and Slade Smiley may not be a couple anymore -- or reality stars, for that matter -- but they've each moved on to physically bigger…
In 2008, Bravo TV continued to follow the former couple, who remained friends after their breakup with a spin-off series called "Date My Ex".Slade was engaged to Jo De La Rosa, former cast member of Real Housewives of Orange County. He has two children, Gavin Smiley from his first wife Rosie Smiley and Grayson Smiley from second wife, Michelle.In 2013 he got engaged to Orange County star Gretchen Rossi.He showed his active participation in the Olympic Training Center with the cycling team and 2003 Tour De France.Slade began his career as a model and advertiser of different brands.Smiley earned a degree in international business from California State University, Long Beach.