Lou Ferrigno Jr. Biography
|Date of Birth:||1984 , November-10|
|Age:||36 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||6 Feet 2 Inch|
|Birth Name||Louis Jude Ferrigno Jr.|
|Father||Lou Ferrigno Sr|
|Mother||Carla (Green) Ferrigno|
|Birth Place/City||Santa Monica, California|
|Profession||Actor, model, fitness therapist|
|Working For||Final Frequency (2021), Black Nightshade|
|Net Worth||$6 million|
|Education||University of Southern California|
|Online Presence||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
|TV Show||S.W.A.T, 9-1-1, The Young and the Restless, NCIS: Los Angeles|
Lou Ferrigno Jr., an American actor & model is a professional since 2010 and notably known for playing Donovan Rocker / Rocker in the TV series S.W.A.T. (2017-2020). With the transition from modeling & commercials, Ferrigno Jr.'s acting prominence journey includes his roles in NCIS: Los Angeles, How I Met Your Mother, 9-1-1, and The Young and the Restless. Aside from acting, he serves as an exercise therapist in West Los Angeles.
Family Background and Education
Louis Jude Ferrigno Jr. was born on November 10, 1984, in Santa Monica, California, the USA. His father Lou Ferrigno Sr. is an actor-bodybuilder with Italian ancestry, while mother Carla (Green) Ferrigno is an actress & is of Swedish and Irish descent. Lou is an American by nationality & has mixed ethnicity. He has 2 younger siblings: sister Shanna Ferrigno, an actress, and brother Brent Ferrigno.
Lou Ferrigno went to Loyola High School in Los Angeles, before the transfer to Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California. He enrolled at the University of Southern California and played as walk-on Linebacker for the USC Trojans in the victory in the 2007 Rose Bowl. However, he transited to acting following a playing career-ending knee injury.
Ferrigno Jr graduated from the USC in 2007 with a B.A. in Communication major and minors in Business Law.
Age and Height
The LA-native Ferrigno Jr. stands 6 ft 2 inches (188 cm) tall; as of September 2020, he is 35 years old.
Worked In Commercials & Modeling
The Univerisity Of Southern California alum, after graduation studied at Improv Olympic (iO West) and Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB) to hone the Meisner technique of dramatic acting and improvisational comedy. Moreover, influenced by his father's bodybuilding, Lou began working as a fitness model at the same time.
Then, Lou Ferrigno Jr. worked as a commercial actor & has notably appeared in ads of Comcast (2013), Carl's Jr. (2014), Honda (2015), and Dr Pepper (2018).
Acting Debut In TV Series and Career Journey
Turned in 2010, Ferrigno Jr. made his acting debut only in 2013 through the Soap Opera Days of Our Lives, following some years of stints in modeling & commercials. Thereafter, he made brief appearances in How I Met Your Mother (2013- 14), NCIS (2014), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2014), along with short films The Hunters Game, Basically, and Honda 4xFun, all in 2014.
Lou portrayed Officer Kramer in 5 episodes of The Young and the Restless in 2015, that followed his appearances in Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (2015- 2018), Rush: Inspired by Battlefield (2016), and NCIS: Los Angeles (2017). He grabbed notable attention through his role as Tommy Kinard in the TV series 9-1-1.
From 2017 to 2020, Lou Ferrigno portrayed Donovan Rocker / Rocker in 25 episodes of the TV series S.W.A.T. starring Shemar Moore, Stephanie Sigman, and Alex Russell.
In 2020, he played Rex Tyler / Hourman in the TV series Stargirl featuring Meg DeLacy, Anjelika Washington, Yvette Monreal, and Brec Bassinger. Moreover, Ferrigno worked in Guest House (2020) and Legend of the Muse (2020).
Net Worth In 2020
With over a decade of a professional career journey in acting, Lou Ferrigno Jr indeed acclaimed fame & fortune for himself. According to Taddlr, Ferrigno Jr. has a net worth of $6 million as of September 2020. Aside from being an actor, he made a considerable sum of money through fitness modeling. Over the years, Lou has appeared in commercials of Comcast, Honda, and Subway that aided his earnings.
An avid user of Instagram, the S.W.A.T actor has over 50K followers in 2020, while his Twitter followers count 5,285. His Instagram account has the potential to earn him $203- $338 per sponsored post.
As per Celebrity Net Worth, his father Lou Ferrigno Sr. has a net worth of $12 million.
Who Is Lou Ferrigno Jr. Dating Currently?
Ferrigno barely opens up to the public about his love life; his Instagram posts are often filled with joyous moments with his family members. Reportedly, he is never married or has any child. Moreover, the actor always remains tight-lipped about his dating highlights & no news on his girlfriend or any other relationship ever came up.
Although fans find it hard to accept, the American fitness model & actor is allegedly single at the moment.