Tristan Rogers is an Australian-American actor, best-known for his role as Robert Scorpio on ABC soap opera General Hospital. He is also popular for voicing Jake in The Rescuers Down Under. Rogers' film credits include Four Dimensions of Greta, Delgo, and Jack Rio among others.
Early Life And Early Career Of Tristan Rogers
Tristan Rogers was born on 3rd June 1946 in Melbourne, Australia. Information about his parents and early childhood is not known to the date. He spent his time in his hometown Melbourne before he moved to the USA to pursue an acting career.
He was interested in acting from an early age and worked in some minor roles on Australian television and soap operas that include Bellbird, Number 96 and The Box. Later, he was cast regular in the police drama series The Link Men that only lasted for 13 episodes in the '70s.
Tristan Rogers' Professional Career
Tristan Rogers moved to the USA in the late 70s and got his career breakthrough there in 1980 when he was cast on General Hospital. He worked on the soap opera for 11 long years until February 1992.
He played the role of Robert Scorpio in the show whose 1981 wedding gained 30 million viewers setting the records for the highest-rated hour in American soap opera history.
In December 2010, Rogers made his comeback in the daytime television joining the cast of The Young and the Restless as Colin Atkinson. His role in the show ended in October 2011, though he signed the contract until February 2011.
On March 1, 2012, Rogers returned to General Hospital as Robert Scorpio after the character Anna Devane called him to tell him that their daughter Robin Scorpio-Drake was killed in a lab accident. He left the show after eight episodes.
Tristan Rogers' Net Worth
Australian born American actor Tristan Rogers has been active in the acting industry for over four decades and in this period, he has worked in a number of big hit movies and television series. As of 2019, his net worth is under review, however, considering his success and fame in the industry, his net worth can be estimated to range from $100k-$1 million.
He primarily earned from his time in the soap opera where he gave the most of his career time. Moreover, he also amassed a lucrative sum of money from sponsors and endorsements.
Tristan Rogers' Personal Life, Marriage, And Children
Talking about Tristan Rogers' personal life, the 73-year-old actor is a happily married man; has been married to Teresa Parkerson since 21st May 1995. The couple is blessed with two children; daughter Sara Jane whom they welcomed on 25th August 1992, and son Cale Rogers (born: August 1996).
Prior to marrying Teresa Parkerson, he was married to his first wife Barbara Meale whom he divorced in 1984 after a decade long married life.
Tristan Rogers' Height, Weight, And Other Body Stats
- Height: Tristan Rogers stands 6 ft. 1 inch or 185 cm tall.
- Age: Actor Tristan Rogers is 73 years old as of 2019.
- Nationality: Rogers is a naturalized American citizen.
- Ethnicity: He is white as per his ethnicity.
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