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Tristan Rogers Biography

Tristan Rogers

Facts of Tristan Rogers

Name Tristan Rogers
Birth Name Tristan Rogers
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Melbourne, Australia
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Famous for General Hospital
Married Yes
Married to Teresa Parkerson
Children 2 (Sara Jane & son Cale)
Divorce Yes (Barbara Meale)

Quick Timeline of Tristan Rogers

1946 Born in Melbourne, Australia
1980 Started working in General Hospital
1974 Married to first wife Barbara Meale
1984 Divorced from Barbara Meale
1995 Married to second wife Teresa Parkerson

Detail Timeline of Tristan Rogers

June 3 , 1946

Born in Melbourne, Australia

Tristan Rogers was born on 3rd June 1946 in Melbourne, Australia. He spent his childhood in Australia and started his career in acting there before moving to the USA for further career growth.


Started working in General Hospital

In 1980 when he was cast as a regular cast on General Hospital. He worked on the soap opera for 11 long years until February 1992. He returned to the show in 2012 for eight episodes.


Married to first wife Barbara Meale

In 1974, the Australian-American actor Tristan Rogers got married to his first wife Barbara Meale. The couple didn't give birth to any children in their decade long married life.


Divorced from Barbara Meale

After spending around a decade with his first wife Barbara Meale, actor Tristan Rogers divorced her in 1984. They don't have any children together.

May 21 , 1995

Married to second wife Teresa Parkerson

After over a decade from his divorce from his first wife Barbara, Rogers got married to Teresa Parkerson on 21st May 1995. They share two children, a son, and a daughter together.


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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