American born actor, Rhys Coiro known for his works in films, television, and stage, and currently best known for his on-screen roles. He is also notable for his portrayal of a crazed druggie and fictional director Billy Walsh on the HBO hit comedy series Entourage. One of the finest actors, Coiro started his career from the movie Making Revolution and became popular after appearing on the TV series like The Walking Dead, 24, and Criminal Minds.
Rhys Coiro was born as John Rhys Coiro on March 12, 1979, in Italy under the birth sign of Pisces. He holds an Italian nationality and belongs to a white ethnic group.
He is raised by his parents Ann (Baynes) Coiro and David Coiro in Princeton, New Jersey. He grew up along with his two siblings.
Talkin about the education, Coiro attended Princeton High School. Late, he moved to Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, where he graduated with a BFA. In addition, he also studied at The Moscow Art Theater in Russia.
The 40-year-old actor is a married man and shares, three children. Well, Coiro is married to his longtime girlfriend turned wife Kat Coiro, an award-winning American film director, producer, and writer.
The couple met each other for the first time a few years back, during the production of a movie. After a few meetings, they started dating and eventually, moved to Manhattan and stayed together.
Moreover, the couple is blessed with three children together; 2 daughters and a son. Currently, he is living happily with his spouse and their blessing children in Los Angeles.
The Hostages star, as of April 2019, possesses the net worth of around $5 million, according to celebrity net worth. The actor has already spent more than a decade in the entertainment industry has collected a high figure of net worth.
According to the BLS, the average salary of an actor is $39.84 per hour with the lowest paid actors earning $9.39 hourly and the highest one over $100 hourly.
Coming up to movie actors, those who are hired for the week makes around $3 thousand per week.
While TV actors, they are paid as per their appearances on the show which is defined with the forms; “Guest Star,” “Special Guest Star,” “Starring” or “Special Appearance By.” They earn $5,132 per week in half-hour shows and $8,210 per week for one-hour shows.
Others, those who are hired for 10-19 weeks make $2 thousand per week and for actors hired to work for three days, they earn $2,363 for the period whether they sang or not on the half-hour or full-hour shows.
As per the surveys, the actors made at least $43 thousand a year from his acting career. According to the most recent statistics by SAG, the average number earns $52 thousand a year, while the majority of them makes $1 thousand a year from acting jobs.
At age 19, the actor got his first profession as an understudy to three roles in the American premiere of Conor McPherson‘s off-Broadway play This Lime-Tree Bower directed by Harris Yulin at Primary Stages.
Later, he moved to Los Angeles and started working in construction, including a stint building a house with Nick Offerman. Also, he got the chance to portray the role of Paul in 30 Days of Night: Dark Days. After having a major role in the remake of Straw Dogs, he starred in the role of Dr. Zeke Barnes on the film A Gifted Man.
Some of his film credits include Mama’s Boy, The Unborn, 30 Days of Night: Dark Days, Order of Chaos, A Good Old Fashioned Orgy among others.
Coiro has also appeared in TV shows including CSI: Miami, Ugly Betty, Numb3rs, Criminal Minds, Burn Notice, 24, Person of Interest, and Hostages.