Tristan Rogers Biogrphy
Tristan Rogers is an Australian-American actor. He is famously known for playing Robert Scorpio on the ABC soap opera General Hospital and for voicing Jake in Walt Disney Pictures’ The Rescuers Down Under. He is currently starring as Colin Atkinson on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless.
Tristan Rogers Age
Rogers was born on 3rd of June 1946 in Melbourne, Australia.
Tristan Rogers Family
There is no much Information about his parents and early childhood . He was raised up on his hometown Melbourne before he moved to the USA to pursue an acting career.
Tristan Rogers Marrried | Wife | Children
Rogers is a happily married man; has been married to her wife Teresa Parkerson since 21st May 1995. The pairr have two children; daughter Sara Jane whom they welcomed on 25th August 1992, and son Cale Rogers was born on August 1996. Before marrying Teresa Parkerson, he was married to his first wife Barbara Meale whom he divorced in 1984 after a decade long married life.
Tristan Rogers Career
He began his caeer when he first appeared on General Hospital from December 1980 until February 1992. The popularity and longevity of the character Robert Scorpio in General Hospital came as a result of his involvement with the monumentally popular “supercouple” Luke and Laura, whose 1981 wedding brought in 30 million viewers and remains the highest-rated hour in American soap opera history.
While Rogers’ Scorpio had been “killed with no body found” when he left the series in 1992, Rogers returned briefly in 1995 as Scorpio’s spirit to comfort the character’s daughter Robin Scorpio (Kimberly McCullough), who is dealing with the loss of her boyfriend to an AIDS-related illness and is herself HIV-positive. He returned again in January 2006 for six weeks, this time with Scorpio being very much alive. Rogers reappeared in April 2006 and left again that November.
He has taken the lead recently in the soap industry, calling for an evolution of the medium in light of its dwindling audience. An active proponent of the entertainment industry’s expansion onto the internet, Tristan is producing his own web-based talk show. From 5 August 2008 through 21 October 2008, Rogers reprised the role of Robert Scorpio on the second season of SOAPnet’s General Hospital: Night Shift, a prime time spin-off of General Hospital which stars Scorpio’s daughter Robin.
He was featured in 12 of the season’s 14 episodes, and Soap Opera Digest named the appearance their “Best Return” of 2008.Rogers later reappeared on General Hospital for four episodes starting 22 December 2008 as Scorpio attends Robin’s wedding.
He latter returned to General Hospital as Robert Scorpio on 1 March 2012 after Anna Devane (Finola Hughes) called him back to Port Charles to tell him that their daughter Robin Scorpio-Drake had been killed in a lab accident. After seven episodes, he left again on 8 March 2012. Rogers expressed disappointment.
He returned to General Hospital in April 2018 for a story arc in which he aids Anna Devane who is trying to locate her long lost son Henrik Faison. Henrik is the unknown child that she bore in secret with the late Caesar Faison.
Rogers returned to daytime television on 8 December 2010 when he joined the cast of The Young and the Restless as Colin Atkinson. He was placed on contract with the show in February 2011. However, Rogers’ character was written out of the series in October 2011. On 29 March 2012 and only weeks after his short return to General Hospital and it was announced that Rogers will bring back Colin to The Young and the Restless.
Rogers starred in the CINE award-winning short Opportunity Knocks, portraying Death himself. Co-produced by Aaron Wells and Suzanne Niedland, there are plans to develop the short into a feature-length film. In 1994 he guest-starred in season one, episode “The War Prayer”, of the science fiction TV series Babylon 5.
He has done voice-over work representing restaurant chain Outback Steakhouse, Foster’s Lager, Reebok, Epson and others.He la ter voiced ‘Jake the kangaroo mouse” in The Rescuers Down Under, and gave his voice to the video game Mad Max. Asfrom 2010, Rogers has starred on the soap opera web series The Bay as Lex Martin.
Tristan Rogers Net Worth
Rogers has been active in the acting industry for over four decades and in this period, he has been eatured in a number of big hit movies and television series. As of 2019, his estimated net worth is under review, however, considering his success and fame in the industry.
His net worth can be estimated to range from $100k-$1 million. He as well primarily earned from his time in the soap opera where he gave the most of his career time. Moreover, he also amassed a lucrative sum of money from sponsors and endorsements.
Tristan Rogers Filmography
- Four Dimensions of Greta (1972) – Hans Wiemer
- The Flesh and Blood Show (1972) – Tony Weller
- Sex Farm (1973) – Robert Waitman
- The Rescuers Down Under (1990) – Jake (voice)
- Soulmates (1992) – Richard Wayborn
- Night Eyes 3 (1993) – Jim Stanton
- A Piece of Eden (2000) – Victor Hardwick
- Delgo (2008) – Nohrin Officer (voice)
- Jack Rio (2008) – Morton the Gallery Owner
- Raven (2010) – Ancient Priest
- The Los Angeles Ripper (2011) – Singing Class Member