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This Australian actor, dancer, and builder was born on the 20th of July 1992 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Jordan’s mother, Julie Rodrigues, is Malaysian while his father, Brian Rodrigues, is Latino. Jordan is the last of his parents’ three children and his brother is named Shaun while his sister is Rachel. Jordan was raised alongside his two siblings by his parents. Jordan is famous for his acting roles in Light as a Feather (2018), Lady Bird (2017), The Fosters (2013), Dance Academy (2010) and Home and Away (2008).
In October of 2003, Jordan made his debut appearance as Young Simba in The Lion King. It can be said that his talent made way for him as he had not been trained in acting at the time he applied for the audition of this role. Despite not been an expert, Jordan got one of the lead roles which he performed for more than two years.
For ten years afterward, he acquired training at Brent Street in jazz, ballet, hip hop, drama, and singing. Following his training at Brent Street, he became a part of an agency for acting and Jordan began to get acting roles. In March of 2008, he appeared as Jai Fernandez in the series, Home and Away. Subsequently, in the same year, he made a guest appearance on the 1st episode of Blue Water High. From this point, Jordan began to experience a boost in his acting career. In 2009, he got a lead role as Christian Reed in Dance Academy, a television series on ABC. He has also made appearances in Better Man (2013), Camp (2013), Hawaii Five-0 (2015), Breaking Through (2015), Faking It (2016), Dance Academy: The Movie (2017) and Bring It On: Worldwide Cheersmack (2017).
In 2009, following his role in Home and Away, Jordan got a TV Week Silver Logie nomination as Most Popular New Talent. Although he did not win the award, the nomination has added to his credit and commended his efforts in the industry. From 2014 till date, Jordan has repeatedly played the role of Mat in The Fosters, a family series on ABC.
Ethnicity: Jordan Rodrigues is of Australian nationality with roots in Malaysia and Latin.
Age: The talented actor is presently 26 years 7 months old and will celebrate his 27th birthday on the 20th of July, 2019.
Instagram: Jordan is quite popular on social media and the link to his Instagram account is www.instagram.com/itsjordanjr.
Salary: The self-accomplished, though young actor has done relatively well in his career in showbiz as he presently has an estimated net worth of 5 million dollars. This has been acquired from his career in acting, dancing, and building.
Jourdan Rodrigue who is a Charlotte Observer reporter has reportedly posted apologies concerning some racist tweets that she had posted about four years earlier. Jourdan’s apologetic tweets would not have been possible if Twitter users have not dug out the tweets and drawn attention to their offensive undertone.
26 Feb, 2019