Danny Trejo is a well-known actor from America who has acted in many films in his career. Some of his popular film roles include ‘Desperado,’ ‘Heat,’ and ‘Con Air.’ Trejo has also appeared in many television shows like ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ ‘The X-Files’, and ‘Breaking Bad.’ He started his career as a drug counselor when he was a youth himself. He also owns a series of restaurants. Let’s find out more about how much is Danny Trejo’s net worth in 2018.
Danny Trejo was born on May 16, 1944, in Echo Park, California, to his parents Dan Trejo and Alice Rivera. Both his parents are Mexicans.
He has been arrested on many occasions, primarily of his appearance. He had served imprisonment on several occasions and was a boxer when he was in San Quentin Prison. He also became the welterweight and lightweight champion in the prison.
In 1997, Danny Trejo got married to Debbie Shreve. The couple has two children. He also has three other children from various relationships. In 2004, he was seen in the fighting game ‘Def Jam: Fight for NY.’
Trejo has also contributed to the book called ‘Prison Ramen: Recipes and Stories From Behind Bars’ in 2015. He has voiced several video games like ‘Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories,’ ‘Fallout: New Vegas’, and ‘Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.’
Danny Trejo began his career in 1985 in the entertainment industry and went on to appear in ‘Runaway Train.’ In 1987, he was seen in the film ‘Death Wish 4: The Crackdown’. In the late 1980s, he was seen in ‘Bulletproof,’ ‘Lock Up,’ and ‘Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects.’
He had small roles in many films and television shows in the 1990s, including ‘Baywatch’, ‘Whore’, ‘Lonely Hearts’, ‘Doppelganger’, ‘Sunset Grill’, ‘Love, Cheat & Steal’, ‘Heat’, ‘NYPD Blue’, ‘The Replacement Killers’, and ‘Six Days, Seven Nights’.
In 1997, he was seen in the film ‘Anaconda.’ He has also appeared as Johnny Six Toes in the movie ‘Inferno.’ Trejo was then seen as Cesar Ocampo in the television series ‘The X-Files.’ A year later, he was seen as portraying the role of Isador “Machete” Cortez in the movie ‘Spy Kids.’ He reprised his role in the other installments of the ‘Spy Kids’ film series.
Trejo has also appeared in the TV series ‘Monk’ and ‘Desperate Housewives.’ In the 2010s, he was seen in the TV shows and films like ‘Death Race 2’, ‘Machete Kills,’ ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,’ ‘The Night Crew,’ ‘The Flash,’ and ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine.’
Awards & Achievements
In 2016, Danny Trejo won the United International Film Festival Award in the category of Best Picture. He has also won the New York International Independent Film & Video Festival Best Actor Award. In 2017, he was nominated for the FANtastic Horror Film Festival. In 2011, he received nominations from the ALMA Awards and Alliance of Women Film Journalists. He was also nominated in the Action on Film International Film Festival in 2013.
Net Worth of Danny Trejo
Danny Trejo has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. He has been active in his career for over three decades and has appeared in a number of television shows and films. He has also appeared in many music videos for various artists like Broiler, Yelawolf, Enrique Iglesias, Train, Tech N9ne, Jay Chou, Sepultura, and Jonas Brothers. He also owns several restaurants and has got his own brand of coffee and beer. Trejo also owns various other brands of merchandise including ice cream sandwiches.
Danny Trejo is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. The actor is best known for his role in ‘Machete.’ He is best known for his appearance which makes him look like a “villain.” His popularity has also made him a character in several video games and comic.