Danny Trejo Biography, (Actor) Wiki, Age, Family, Height, Movies, Net Worth & More

Danny Trejo Biography

Dan Trejo Biography was born May 16, 1944, is an American actor and restaurateur who has performed in numerous and various Hollywood films. Trejo was perhaps most known as the character Machete, originally developed by Rodriguez for the Spy Kids series of movies and later developed into Trejo’s own series of films aimed at a more adult audience.  He has appeared in TV shows such as Stargate Atlantis, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The X-Files, Breaking Bad, King of the Hill, The Flash, and Sons of Anarchy. His films include Heat (1995), Bubble Boy (2001), Con Air (1997), and Desperado (1995), the latter with frequent collaborator and his second cousin Robert Rodriguez. He has also appeared in several music videos for the American band Slayer.

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Danny Trejo Biography

Danny Trejo is an American actor of Spanish-Mexican origin, who has become popular due to the roles of the villains.

Dan Trejo Biography was born May 16, 1944, is an American. Trejo was perhaps most known as the character Machete, originally developed by Rodriguez for the Spy Kids series of movies and later developed into Trejo’s own series of films aimed at a more adult audience. However, the brothers got informed before the shootings of the movie Desperate when Trejo was already fifty years old.

Danny Trejo Actor Wiki/Bio (Personal Life) – Details

Real Name Danny Trejo
Nickname  Danny Trejo
Profession  Actor
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Who is it? Actor
Physical Status 
Age 76 Years
  • In centimeters- 160 cm
  • In meters- 1.60 m
  • In Feet Inches-5’6”
  • In Kilograms- 60 kg
  • In Pounds- 120 lbs
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Shoe Size 8 US
Personal Information
Date of Birth  May 16, 1944
Birth Place Echo Park, Los Angeles, California United States
Nationality American
School Name John H. Francis Polytechnic Senior High school
College Name N/A
Qualifications Graduated
Family Profile
Father Name Dan Trejo
Mother Name Alice Rivera
Marital Status Divorced
Wife/Girlfriend Debbie Shreve
Siblings N/A
Source Of Income Under Review
Appeared In Under Review
Net Worth, Salary USD $16 Million approx

Early life -[Danny Trejo Biography]

Dan Trejo was born on May 16, 1944, on Temple Street in the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. He was the son of Alice Rivera and Dionisio “Dan” Trejo (1922–1981), a construction worker & second cousin of filmmaker Robert Rodriguez. Trejo worked as a labor foreman in construction. Trejo was in and out of jail and prison in California. Trejo has suggested that his physical appearance contributed to his constantly getting into trouble. He recalled that his last prison term was five years

While serving in San Quentin, he became a hero boxer in that prison’s lightweight and welterweight divisions. During this time, Trejo became a member of a 12-step program, which he believes with his success in winning drug addiction. In 2011, he remembered that he had been sober for 42 years.


Career – Danny Trejo

Trejo was working as a youth drug counselor, a teenage patient asked for his assistance dealing with cocaine problems on the set of Runaway Train (1985). While there, Danny Trejo was offered a job as an extra in the film’s prison scenes. Edward Bunker, himself a former convict and at the time a well-respected crime author who was writing the screenplay for the film, recognized Trejo, with whom he had done time at San Quentin.

Trejo was known for his distinctive appearance. In addition to his heavily lined face, scarred from cystic acne and boxing brawls, and the long hair and mustache he usually sports, he has displayed the large tattoo on his chest for many roles. Remembering Trejo’s boxing skills, Bunker offered him $320 per day to train Eric Roberts, one of the movie’s stars, for a boxing scene

In 2008, Danny Trejo portrayed a Mexican bartender in the daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.

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Personal life

Trejo owns a home in the San Fernando Valley. His two children are now with his former wife Debbie; he filed for divorce in 2009.

Trejo owned several ventures in the food and restaurant business. Trejo’s Donuts is located on the northeast corner of Santa Monica Blvd and Highland Avenue. As of January 2016, these included a taco restaurant on La Brea Avenue in Los Angeles, his own brands of beer, coffee, and various merchandise, with ice cream sandwiches under development.


Danny Trejo NET WORTH

Dan Trejo Biography was born May 16, 1944, is an American, is Actor. Danny Trejo has an estimated net worth of $16 million.

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Drishya Raghunath Husband/Boyfriend & Family Details

Drishya Husband/Boyfriend Name Debbie Shreve
Drishya Father’s Name Dan Trejo
Drishya Mother’s Name Alice Rivera
Marital Status Divorced
Children 5
Son(s) Gilbert Trejo, Danny Boy Trejo, Jose Trejo
Daughter(s) Danielle Trejo, Esmeralda Trejo


  • Does He Drink Alcohol? “Yes” 
  • Does He Love Dogs? “No”, 
  • Does He Smoked? “Yes”

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FAQ More About Danny Trejo

Q.1 Who is Danny Trejo?

Ans. Danny Trejo is an American Actor United States.

Q.2 How old is Danny Trejo?

Ans. Danny Trejo’s age is now 76 Years Old.

Q.3 Who is Danny Trejo Wife?

Ans. Danny Trejo’s wife’s name is Debbie Shreve mentioned in this article.

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