Yanic Truesdale

Inside Biography

Yanic Truesdale is a popular Canadian-American actor who is best known for his role of Yanic Truesdale in the television series Gilmore Girls.

Some of his other works include Mohawk Girls, The Fixer, and Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life to name a few. 

Early Life And Education

Yanic Truesdale was born Xavier Samuel on March 17, 1970, in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is of American and Canadian nationality while his ethnicity is African-Canadian.  

Regarding Yanic Truesdale's education, he completed his school level at the National Theatre School of Canada. Later on, she moved to New York City where he joined the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute.  


Just after the completion of the acting course, Yanic Truesdale moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue a career in acting. He made his acting debut in the Canadian TV film Lance et Compte: All for one in 1991 as Joseph Brousseau.  

Prior to his debut, he worked in several TV movies and series including Prince Lazure, He Scores, He Shoots,  Les héritiers Duval, Un gars, une fille, Bad Karma, Rumours, Sing It!   

Appeared in the sitcom Roommates

His career got limelight after he appeared in the sitcom Roommates for which he earned the nomination for Gemini Award.

Also, in his role for Majeurs et vaccines, he was able to bag the Best Acting: Comedy Series or Special Award.      

Net Worth 

Yanic Truesdale has a net worth of around $4 million which he collected from his acting career. As per some of the sources, he makes around $50,000 per episode on the series, Gilmore Girls. In the show, he appeared alongside Alexis Bledel, Lauren Graham, and Scott Patterson

Personal Life-Does He Have A Girlfriend Or A Wife? 

Over the49 years old, Yanic Truesdale is a very private person when it comes to sharing his personal life. To this date, he has not mentioned his love life in the media, and also there is no record of his marriage or dating life.  

He seems to be single at the moment and busy focusing on his career rather than anything else. 

Age, Body Measurements, And Other Facts

  • Age: Yanic Truesdale is 49 years old as of 2019. 
  • Birth Sign:  Pisces
  • Height: He has a tall height of 6 feet 0 inches (1.83m).
  • Weight: His body weight is around 74 Kg. 

by samriddhi, 17 Sep, 2022

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