Danny Trejo is an American actor. He has appeared in films including Desperado, Heat, and the From Dusk Till Dawn film series. With frequent collaborator and his second cousin Robert Rodriguez, he portrayed the character of Isador “Machete” Cortez, which was originally developed for the Spy Kids series and was later expanded into its own franchise of the same name.
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Danny Trejo, The Mayor
Birthday / Date of Birth
Danny Trejo was born on the 16th of May 1944, in Temple Street, Echo Park, Los Angeles, California, United States.
He’s currently 78 years old.
He is of Mexican descent.
Danny Trejo’s educational qualifications is unknown.
- Father – Dionisio ‘Dan’ Trejo (Construction Worker)
- Mother – Alice Rivera
- Siblings – Unknown
- Relatives – Robert Rodriguez (Second Cousin) (Filmmaker, Visual Effects Supervisor), Patricia Vonne (née Rodriguez) (Second Cousin) (Singer, Actress), Angela Lanza (Second Cousin) (Actress), Dionisio Trejo Torres (Paternal Grandfather), Isabel Garay (Paternal Grandmother)
Girlfriend / Spouse
Danny Trejo has dated –
- Debbie (197101975) – Danny was married to Debbie from 1971 to 1975.
- Joanne (1975-1978) – Jacob was married to Joanne from 1975 to 1978.
- Debbie Shreve (1997–2009) – In 1997, Danny had started dating actress Debbie Shreve and they got married later that year, on December 12, 1997. They have a daughter together named Esmeralda Trejo. The couple got divorced in 2009. He has 3 sons named Danny Boy Trejo (b. 1981), Jose Trejo (b. 1991), and Gilbert Trejo (Actor) (b. March 8, 1988); and a daughter named Danielle Trejo (Actress) (b. June 14, 1990) from a previous unnamed relationship(s).
- In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
- In centimeters – 170 cm
- In meters – 1.7 m
- In Kilograms – 83 kg
- In Pounds – 183 lbs
Danny known has appeared in films including Desperado, Heat, and the From Dusk Till Dawn film series. With frequent collaborator and his second cousin Robert Rodriguez, he portrayed the character of Isador “Machete” Cortez, which was originally developed for the Spy Kids series.
Trejo has been featured in the TV commercials for ESPN Monday Night Football – This Guy (2009), Old El Paso taco sauce (2011-2012, 2014) (Voice-Over), Old El Paso’s smoky BBQ fajitas (2013) (UK), Snickers (2015), and Sling TV (2016).
Danny Trejo Net worth
Danny Trejo’s has an estimated net worth of $8 million dollars as of 2023.