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Russell Hodgkinson Biography

Updated On 02 Aug, 2017 Published On 02 Aug, 2017
Russell Hodgkinson

Facts of Russell Hodgkinson

Date of Birth :
Age : 63 years old
Family Name : Hodgkinson
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Leo

Relationship short Statistics of Russell Hodgkinson

What is Russell Hodgkinson marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Russell Hodgkinson have ? (name): 2 Children
Is Russell Hodgkinson having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Russell Hodgkinson Gay ? No

Russell Hodkinson is an American actor. He is well known for his character in the SyFy TV network series Z Nation as Steven Doc Beck. He played a number of roles in a wide variety of films, mainly horror films. He played Andrew Jackson, while he was working for the Louisiana Living History Company as well as he has featured on Z Nation alongside Kellita Smith.

Early Life and Education

Russell Hodgkinson was born on August 14, 1959, in Homestead, Florida, US.  He grew up in St. Petersburg, Florida with his family. He began his acting career by playing the Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz while he studied in 7th grade.

The actor worked in films throughout his high school. He belongs to American nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is a white American. He passed his theater scholarship in order to join the army. During his senior year, he became a father.

Russell is the son of Buck Hodgkinson and Juanita Hodgkinson.

Professional Career

After Russell Hodkingson was provided with scholarship, he performed regularly at the esteemed Fort Bragg Playhouse. He earned the Equity card by the end of enlistment and moved to New York City.

Furthermore, he made a breakthrough after playing in the action and comedy TV series Z Nation along with DJ Qualls, Tom Everett Scott, Emilio Rivera as well. Before that, he made a guest featuring appearances on Leverage and Grimm 

Moreover, Russell was honored with the 'Big Easy Entertainment Award' for 'Best Supporting Actor in Musical' for three successive years; 1999, 2000, & 2001.

Personal Life

Russell Hodkingson, 57, is a married man. He married his girlfriend Shelley Poncy in the year 1990. The couple’s wedding ceremony was organized in a private way, only their families and simulate friends got the occasion to participated in this graceful moment.

At the tender age of 17, Russell conceived a child with his wife Shelley. Their first baby daughter Crystal Hodkinson was born on July 7, 1977. After that, his wife welcomed their second daughter Carly Dee Hodkinson. The couple tied the knot on June 8, 1990, after becoming parents to their two children.

Russell met his wife actress Shelley in Long Beach, California. The couple later went to Louisiana in 1992, where they became fixtures on the New Orleans stage. After more than a decade, the pair moved to Seattle and started a career in theater as well as to become active in the Independent film scene.

Other than that, Russell is active on Facebook and Twitter respectively.

Net Worth 

The American actor Russell made appearances in numerous films, he is especially known for his work in thriller films. As a Hollywood celebrity, Russell has garnered a good amount of money from his career, which is believed to be more than $1 million.

Russell Hodgkinson Married

First Marriage with Shelley Poncy

Shelley Poncy is an actress, is well known for being the wife of famous actor Russell.

Russell Hodgkinson Children

DAUGHTER : Crystal Hodkingson

Mother: Shelley Poncy

40 years old, Crystal Hodkinson is the first daughter of actor Russell and Shelly. Russell and Shelly

DAUGHTER : Carly Dee Hodkingson

Mother: Shelley Poncy

Carly Dee Hodkinson is the second daughter of actress Shelley and Russell. Carly Dee Hodkingson

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