Find out the net worth and earning details of Native American actor, dancer, and artist Rudy Youngblood.
Rudy Youngblood is a native American actor, musician, dancer, and artist. He is mostly known for his memorable role as Jaguar Paw in the epic film Apocalypto, for which he won the Best Actor award.
The hot and single actor, Rudy, is a multi-talented person who is not only an actor but also a musician, dancer, and artist. Being a multi-talented person, he is engaged in many things through which he earns a decent amount of money. Many people want to know about his net worth. Below, we have gathered some information regarding it.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Rudy Youngblood's net worth is estimated to be $500 thousand. He earned this much amount through acting in many films.
Rudy as Jaguar Paw in the movie Apocalypto.
Youngblood had been a member of the American Indian Dance Theatre. Youngblood made his screen debut in Peter Buffett’s 'Spirit: The Seventh Fire.'
Texas-born Rudy played Jaguar Paw in Mel Gibson’s directorial venture, ‘Apocalypto,’ which is unarguably the most significant film of his career.
The film, which was spoken in a Mayan dialect, was a box office hit, grossing over $120million worldwide. It is estimated that Rudy took $30000-$50000 from that film.
Youngblood has since appeared in films like ‘Wind Walkers,’ ‘Crossing Point,’ and ‘Attrition’ and TV shows like ‘Amnesia’ and ‘American Mythos.’
Rudy was born in Belton, Texas, on September 21, 1982. A single mother raised him with his two younger sisters. He had a rough childhood as his mother supported the family while his father was not around.
Rudy Youngblood, star of the movie Apocalypto.
Youngblood is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to a mixed ethnic background of Cree, Comanche, and Yaqui Native American.
When Rudy was ten years old, he began doing construction work and learned various skills from others at the sites. He attended local schools and was part of the boxing and track athletics programs there.
After Youngblood graduated, he received offers of Fulbright scholarships to major colleges in both art and track and field but decided to pursue native dance instead. He had been a member of the American Indian Dance Theatre.
Rudy made his screen debut in Peter Buffett’s ‘Spirit: The Seventh Fire.’ In the following year, he played Jaguar Paw in Mel Gibson’s directorial venture, ‘Apocalypto,’ which is unarguably the most significant film of his career.
Rudy Youngblood is highly active as an HIV activist, engaging in AIDS walks and visiting HIV-positive children in hospitals. In particular to draw attention to the rate of HIV infection in the Native community.
Rudy Youngblood is active as an HIV activist and helps HIV-positive children.
After seeing a family member die due to AIDS-related complications, Youngblood thought of telling the importance of ignorance around HIV/AIDS, alcoholism, and drug abuse. He felt it important to "give back and make a difference."
Having grown up looking after his sisters due to his mother's struggles with alcoholism, he regained a close relationship with her subsequently.
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