Popular for his acting stints on CSI Miami, Rory Cochrane is an American actor who has proven his relevance in the entertainment industry. He has bagged a lot of roles both on television series and in films. Moreso, his net worth shows that he has made an enormous amount of wealth from his acting endeavors. He is yet to be married but is in a serious relationship with a very pretty woman. Read on to find out more about him.
Rory Cochrane’s Biography
Rory Cochrane was born on a Monday, 28th February 1972 in Syracuse, New York, the United States of America. There are no many details about his immediate family, however, sources say that his father whose name is unknown is from Ireland while his mom, Nicki Cochrane is an Indian.
The CSI star is one of the two children born to his parents. He has a sister; Siobhan Cochrane and a brother, Brendan Cochrane. Sometime during his younger days, he moved alongside his family to England and spent most of his younger years there. However, when it was time for high school, Rory moved back to his place of birth and attended LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts. There are no records anywhere showing that this actor went to college.
Rory Cochrane began his acting career with a role in a docudrama on Saturday Night with Connie Chung in 1989. He subsequently guest-starred in the 1990 drama series, H.E.L.P. Rory’s fifteen minutes appearance in the film; A Kiss Before Dying became the platform he used in attaining media attention. He utilized his moment and gave the role his very best shot. After that, he cemented a lead role in the film, Fathers, and Sons.
In as much he was pushed to fame with his fifteen minutes role, Rory garnered more fame after appearing in the television drama high school series; Dazed and Confused. A drama series that was later ranked as the third place on the list of 50 Best High School Movies of all time by Entertainment Weekly.
In 1994, Rory Cochrane played a role in the action comedy film; Love and a .45 playing as a Billy Mack. The following year began with his appearance in Empire Records as Lucas, then, he played a role in A Scanner Darkly. Having established a successful acting career, it was with ease he bagged other roles, starring in several movies like The Low Life (1995), DogTown (1997), The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998), Flawless (1999), Black and White (1999), Sunset Strip (2000), The Prime Pig (2000), Southlander (2001), Hart’s War (2002), Right at Your Door (2006) and the rest of them.
He also became a recurring star in the three seasons of the CSI drama series; CSI: Maimi. Furthermore, he starred alongside John Depp in the crime film Black Mass (2015). His recent movies include The Outsider (2018), White Boy Rick (2018), and Antlers. Apart from his popular role on the CSI drama series, a few people are familiar with his recurring role in The Company and 24.
What is His Net Worth?
Having had a successful career that has spanned for this long, nothing less is expected from the CSI star. It is believed that his financial value is pegged at $3 million. Certainly, with more roles to come the actor’s way, his net worth will certainly increase.
Is Rory Cochrane Married?
When it comes to love, Rory has experienced his share of love tales. He started a relationship with actress Renée Zellweger in 1993. Details of how the lovebirds met are nowhere near records. Their relationship while it lasted was heavily publicized. Sadly, it never took them to the altar. They called it off after two years of their togetherness.
After many years of assuming that the CSI star decided to stay off relationships, a lady named Tracy Zahoryin was spotted with him in 2013. From our diggings, we discovered that the two have long been an item. They are yet to get married but from the look of things, the duo sure treasure what they share.
Why Did He Leave CSI Miami?
Rory has been one of the glowing stars on CSI: Maimi since 2002. He plays the role of a Tim Speedle who works on cases with an intelligent alarming attitude. In an episode of the drama, his character was killed while at his duty. As a result of that, a lot of his fans have questioned the reasons why his character was killed. Rory in an interview explained that he really wanted to leave the show because it seemed unending but also expressed his bitterness towards the scriptwriters saying they should have played something more creative.