At the age of 13, Freddy found a theater program for inner-city youth that led him to a scholarship at the Pulaski International School of Chicago. He attended this school from 8th grade. Later, he moved to Lincoln Park High School in Chicago, where he graduated in a drama program.
Freddy made his cinematic debut in an American romantic drama movie A Walk in the Clouds, which was directed by Alfonso Arau. The co-stars of this movie are Keanu Reeves, Aitana ánchez-Gijón, Anthony Quinn, and Giancarlo Giannini. The movie became a huge hit and made a collection of $50 million at the box office against the budget of $20 million.
Subsequently, Freddy was cast in an American neo-noir crime movie of Brian Helgeland called Payback. The cast members of this movie are Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, and David Paymer. The movie became a huge hit and grossed $161.6 million at the box office against the budget of $90 million.
Similarly, Freddy has featured in numerous other movies like Dead Presidents, My Brother Jack, Can't Hardly Wait, For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story, Chasing Papi, Lady in the Water, Nothing Like the Holidays, Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden, and CBGB.
Likewise, Freddy also featured in numerous television series including Party of Five, Static Shock, American Dad!, Ugly Betty, Handy Manny, Young Justice: Invasion, Family Guy, Teen Titans Go!, The Night Shift, Ultimate Spider-Man, and Bull.
Freddy is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He is married to his longtime girlfriend, Elsie Rodriguez. The couple is blessed with three children namely Freddy Rodriguez, Giancarlo Rodriguez, and Elijah Rodriguez. He lives a happily married life along with his wife and children and is far from the possibilities of divorce.
Freddy is a well-known actor from the United States and earns a tremendous amount of money from his professional acting career. He has appeared in numerous movies and television series from which he must have collected a decent amount of salary. According to some sources, his current net worth is estimated to be $3 million.