Rick Cosnett Biography

Updated On Nov 01, 2018 Published On Jan 22, 2017
Facts of Rick Cosnett
Date of Birth: 1983 , April-6
Birth Nation: Zimbabwe
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Rick Cosnett
Birth Name Richard James Cosnett
Nick Name Rick
Nationality Zimbabwean
Birth Place/City Chegutu, Zimbabwe
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Waist size 34 in
Chest Size 41 in
Bicep Size 14 in
Weight in KG 71 kg
Famous for The Vampire Diaries
Affair with N/A
Married N/A
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
TV Show The Vampire Diaries, The Flash
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Richard James commonly known as Rick Cosnett is an actor. He was born on April 6, 1983, in Chegutu Zimbabwe. Rick was born in Zimbabwe but he later moved to Australia along with his family.

He is also known as a Zimbabwean Australian actor. Currently, he resides in the United States of America. Rick has two sisters. His grandfather was the head of The Royal School of Music. He studied acting at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane, Australia.

Rick Cosnett made his first television debut in the television series Forensic Investigators in 2004. In 2006, he made his first debut in a film The BetRick is mainly known for his role in The Vampire Diaries (2013) and also in Quantico (2015where he appears in a recurring role. 

Rick started his professional acting career back in 2004 and has been active in the field for over a decade. Before television and movies, he began his work from the theater.  

His most known appearance was in The Vampire Diaries where he portrays the role of Dr. Wesley "Wes" Maxfield for 12 episodes

Besides that, he was one of the main casts of The Flash season 1 but, for the 2nd and 3rd seasons, he has only appeared on the show as a guest star. He is also known for his role in the action thriller Quantico

Rick is no doubt living a lavish lifestyle. He owns a lavish apartment in Chegutu, Zimbabwe, Africa where he lives with his family.

Rick's nationality is Zimbabwean whereas he belongs to a white ethnic backgroundHe stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 71 kgs. His chest size is 41 inches, waist is 30 inches, and biceps are 14 inches. His eye color is blue.

Rick Cosnett has neither been married nor is dating anyone at the moment. As per the reports, he is single and is completely focusing on his professional career. There is no any headline about his past affairs and has never been linked to any of his co-stars.

Previously, Rick was rumored to be dating a girl during his college days but he has not revealed anything about it. Rick is addicted to chess games and loves indoor games to outdoor games. 

Once, there was also a rumor of The Vampire Diaries actor being gay but, there has not been any matter of proof that proves his sexuality. 

Talking about Rick Cosnett's net worth, his net worth as of 2018 is estimated to be around $1 million and his salary might be around a hundred thousand dollars.

Rick Cosnett is somewhat active on his social media platform, Instagram where he has over 270K followers while having over 1230 posts

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Born in Chedutu, Zimbabwe

April 6 , 1983

Rick Cosnett whose born name is Richard James was born on April 6, 1983, in Chedutu Zimbabwe. He later moved to Australia and graduated with a degree in acting from the Queensland University of Technology  in Brisbane.

Started her career


Rick Cosnett started his career in the year 2004. Before he moved into the production of movies and television. Before television and movies, he began his work from the theater. His grandfather was the head of The Royal School of Music.

Debuted in TV series


Rick Cosnett made his television debut in the television series Forensic Investigators in 2004. Rick played the role of Mal Henshell in eight episodes of Forensic Investigators. The television series is actually focusing on Australian crimes .

Rick's debut film


In 2006, he made his debut in a film The Bet. He played the role of Mike Voss in the movie.  The movie is an Australian Flim which was released on March 4, 2006, in London Australian Flim festival.

Mainly known for the role in Vampire diaries


Rick is mainly known for his role in The Vampire Diaries. He played the role of Wes Maxfiled in the series. He performed in twelve episodes in the television series which is the highest episodes he has played in a series.

Rick is known for Quantico


Rick Cosnett is known for the television series Quantico. In the television series, he had the role of Elias Harper. Rick has a recurring role in the series. Quantico is an American drama thriller series.