|Born Name||Russell Anthony Hodgkinson|
|Birth Place||Homestead AFB, Florida, United States|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Age||60 years old|
|Parents||Juanita Hodgkinson, Buck Hodgkinson|
Russell Hodgkinson is an American actor who garnered a lot of fame after starring in the television series Z Nation.
The actor spent over four-decades on the entertainment industry thanks to which he managed to work in the hit television series, Leverage and Grimm. Wanna know more about his professional life? Then Stay until the end of the article!!!
Russell Hodgkinson’s Fortune From Four Decades-Long Career
Russell Hodgkinson holds a net worth of $200,000, all thanks to his career as a television and film actor. On average, actors can earn $49,923 per annum.
Hodgkinson started his career in the film industry after appearing in the 2000 film called Tony Bravo in Scenes from a Forgotten Cinema. Since then, he acted in many blockbuster movies like Big Fish, We Go Way Back, Zoo, and The Hollow One Star Leaf.
The 60-year-old actor also appered in various television series in his career. First, he worked in the 1990 television film The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson, Orleans, Leverage, and Grimm.
Former Z Nation Star
Russell used to appear in one of the top trending television series of the United States, Z Nation. The series was based on the action-horror-comedy and drama genre aired on Syfy.
The actor portrayed the role of Steven “Doc” Beck for over 65 episodes. Furthermore, the series also features other stars like DJ Qualls, Anastasis Baranova, and Pisay Pao.
Was A Military Guy?
Russell chose to become a military soldier before deciding to shift towards an acting career. He was first assigned to the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division from the year 1977-1983. After that, he started serving in the U.S Coast Guard from 1986–1991.
Russell Hodgkinson’s Married Life
Hodgkinson is married to the love of his life Shelley Poncy. The duo shared the wedding vows on 8 June 1990 in the presence of their close friends and family.
The duo is together for nearly three decades and shares unconditional love. Further, Russell met the love of his life at Long Beach, California, after he was transferred there by Honolulu Film Actor’s Workshop.
The couple is happily living together as of now and shares no signs of any visible conflict. It’s their love, that helped them stay together for 29 years in their marital relationship. Hope this stays the same for years to come!
Father of Two Beautiful Children
Russell is a proud father of his two children. Both of his children are daughters, Crystal Hodgkinson and Carly Dee Hancock. What’s more, both Russell and Shelley were at the age of 17 when they gave birth to their first child, Crystal.
The Z Nation actor also became a grandfather after his daughter gave birth to five beautiful children; Miranda, Maxwell, Malin, Manson, and Madelyn.
Interesting Facts of Russell Hodgkinson
- Russell began acting when he was in the seventh grade.
- He continuously worked in the theaters for over 11 years in New Orleans.
- Russell likes to go hiking and swimming rather than working out at a gym.
- He wants to be a contestant on Celebrity Chopped once.
- Hodgkinson used to love old variety shows like Carol Burnett, Laugh-In, and Hee Haw while growing up.
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