July 1, 2022

Rick Gonzalez Bio, Age, Family, Career, Films Tv Show’s Judas and Coach Carter

Rick Gonzalez Biography

Rick Gonzalez is an American actor who rose to fame after playing Rene Ramirez or Wild Dog on the ‘ Arrow ‘ TV series. He started his career in New York and played small roles on television before moving to Los Angeles, California. He has portrayed a variety of roles, ranging from Timo Cruz in the movie ‘ Coach Carter ‘ to Ben Gonzalez in the television series ‘ Reaper ‘ to a superhero vigilante in the CW series ‘ Arrow. ‘

His portrayal of Rene Ramirez or his alias Wild Dog brought him fame and fortune at a young age, and he began to be recognized for his acting prowess. Although he has played a gangbanger several times, he is better known in supernatural dramas and action-filled series for his evocative performances.

Rick Gonzalez Age

Rick is 39 years old as of 2018. She was born on June 30, 1979

Rick Gonzalez Family

His parents met in Washington, DC, where they were married. They moved and settled in Brooklyn’s Bushwick section where they raised Gonzalez. His parents were divorced later.

Rick Gonzalez Children

Rick is father of a child.

Rick Gonzalez Net Worth

The American actor has an estimated net worth of $1 Million.

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Rick Gonzalez Career

Rick Gonzalez played in many school plays and was known to improvise his acts. This skill was the reason why his teachers encouraged him to pursue his career. He graduated from Performing Arts High School, Manhattan, New York. Although he started his career in New York, he soon moved to Hollywood, Los Angeles to get more opportunities.

In 1997, he made an appearance in the television series ‘ F / X: The Series.’ In 1998, he played Sanchez’s role in the television movie’ Thicker than Blood.’ He has since played a variety of roles both on television and in movies. In 2000, he acted in many awards-Winning TV series, including ‘ Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, ‘ Touched by Angel, ‘ ‘ Mambo Cafe ‘ and ‘ Prince of Central Park. ‘ He also played a prominent role in the TV series ‘ Boston Public ‘ from 2000 to 2001.

He essayed a gangbanger’s character in the 2001 movie ‘ Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles. ‘ He also acted as Jorge Escalona in the famous television series ‘ ER ‘ in the same year. For him, 2002 was a monumental year. In the movie’ The Rookie,’ he starred as Rudy Bonilla. This was one of his major performances, bringing him a lot of acclaims. Gonzalez returned to television in 2002, acting as Lucas in’ The Shield’ and Tomas in’ Buffy the Vampire Slayer.’ That year he also worked as Wyatt in the movie’ Laurel Canyon.’

From 2003 to 2004, he continued to appear on the TV series ‘ Old School’ and’ Subway Cafe.’ The year 2005 proved to be a milestone in his career. His role as Timo Cruz in the movie’ Coach Carter’ is considered by many to be his most iconic performance. He also played Vincent’s film roles in’ War of the Worlds’ and Naps in’ Roll Bounce’ in the same year.

He was seen back as a TV actor in 2006. He was Marcus at’ CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’ and Hector Riviera at’ CSI: Miami.’ He also played in movies like’ First Snow’ and’ Pulse.’ His roles in’ Illegal Tender’ in 2007 and’ Pride and Glory’ in 2008 were also well received by filmgoers and critics. From 2007 to 2009, Gonzalez replaced Ben Gonzalez’s role in the’ Reaper’ TV series.

From 2007 to 2019, he was seen in many television series, including ‘ Blue Bloods 2013, ‘ Rush ‘ 2014 and ‘ Rosewood ‘ 2016. His role as Rene Ramirez or Wild Dog in Arrow 2016 – 2019 and ‘ Legends of Tomorrow ‘ in 2017 is considered one of his most popular performances.

He appeared with other cast members in the ‘ Reaper Reunion Special ‘ in 2013 and the 30-minute program was aired on FEARnet.

Rick Gonzalez Films

Year

Title

Role

2016

“Bad Dad Rehab”

Pierre

2016

179th Street

Chelo Santiago

2011

Apartment 143

Paul Ortega

2012

Bad Girls

Rodrigo

2003

Biker Boyz

Primo

2014

Blame It On The Streets

Braze

2005

Coach Carter

Timo Cruz

2014

Commencement

2001

Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles

Gang Banger

2017

Deuces

Papers

2006

First Snow

Andy Lopez

2010

Flying Lessons

Benji

2006

For Your Consideration

Chillaxin’ Host

2007

Game of Life

Gerardo

2007

Illegal Tender

Wilson DeLeon Jr.

2007

In the Valley of Elah

Phone Technician

2002

Laurel Canyon

Wyatt

2013

Make Your Move

Rene

2000

Mambo Café

Ricky

2015

November Rule

Nick

2003

Old School

Spanish

2008

Pride and Glory

Eladio Casado

2000

Prince of Central Park

Gangbanger

2006

Pulse

Stone

2005

Roll Bounce

Naps

2004

Subway Cafe

Vincent Young

2012

The Guilt Trip

Mark

2008

The Promotion

Ernesto

2002

The Rookie

Rudy Bonilla

1998

Thicker Than Blood

Sanchez

2014

Victor

Pablo

2005

War of the Worlds

Vincent

2007

What We Do Is Secret

Pat Smear

Rick Gonzalez Television Show’s

Year

Title

Role

1997

F/X: The Series

2000

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit

Alfonso

Touched by an Angel

Ramone

2000-2001

Boston Public

Juan Figgis

2001

Nash Bridges

Hector

ER

Jorge Escalona

2002

The Shield

Lucas

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Tomas

2006

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Marcus

CSI: Miami

Hector Rivera

2007-2009

Reaper

Ben Gonzalez

2009

Medium

Juan Espinosa

2010

Castle

Mickey Carlson

Cold Case

Tut’ 82

Lie to Me

Raul Campos

Dark Blue

Manny Aguilar

The Whole Truth

Ronnie Soto

2011

Traffic Light

Charlie

The Protector

Jamie Sosa

The Closer

Bruno Perez

Bones

Rick Cortez

2012-2014

Dark Prophet

DJ Rashnu

2013

Blue Bloods

Ricky

Ironside

NCIS

Lenny Machacha

2014

Rush

Manny Maquis

2015

Battle Creek

Omar

2015

Mr. Robot

Isaac Vera

2016–present

Arrow

Rene Ramirez / Wild Dog

2017

Legends of Tomorrow

Rick Gonzalez Coach Carter

Coach Carter is an American biographical sports drama film directed by Thomas Carter in 2005. He is known for his role as Timo Cruz in Coach Carter’s movie picture,

Rick Gonzalez Judas

He co-starred for her single “Judas” in Lady Gaga’s 2011 music video where he portrays Jesus. “Judas” is a song recorded for her second studio album, Born This Way (2011), by American singer Lady Gaga.

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