Canadian-Israel actor, Sasha Roiz made his Hollywood debut from 2001’s TV series, Largo Winch. He is popularly known for his notable role in the TV series, Caprica. He earned popularity appearing in numerous TV series like CSI: Miami, The Mentalist, and Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.
Early Life and Education
Sasha Roiz was born on 21st October 1973 in Tel Aviv, Israel under the birth sign Libra. He holds both Canadian and Israeli and is of mixed (Russian, English, French) ethnicity. He s the son of Jacob Roiz and Rima Roiz. His parents were Russian Jewish immigrants and still speaks Russian at their home.
Roiz family moved to Montreal, Canada in 1980. He studied history and pursued his career towards drama. He later attended the Guildford School of Acting in Guilford, Surrey. He was a drummer for the indie-rock band, Tricky Woo.
Sasha Roiz made his Hollywood debut in 2001 from the TV series, Largo Winch. Roiz shared the screen with Tomer Sisley, Kristin Scott Thomas, Miki Manojlovic, and Melanie Thierry among others.
Roiz then appeared in several other movies and series including Assualt on Precinct 13, Land of the Dead, Man of the Year, and Pompeii. He also appeared in popular TV series such as Playmakers, Show Me Yours, G-spot, and The Jane Show and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Roiz earned popularity appearing in the series, Caprica in 2010. He portrayed Sam Adana in the series. He was cast alongside Alessandra Torrresani, Esai Morales, Eric Stoltz and Paula Malcomson in the series.
In 2017, Roiz worked in a TV series named, Salvation portraying President Monroe Bennett. The series premiered on July 12, 2017, on CBS network.
Besides, Roiz appeared in local Montreal theater for which he was nominated at Quebec’s Theater Awards and Masques Awards. He also gave a voice for the video games like The Godfather II and Wolfenstein.
Sasha Roiz, age 44, is unmarried and has no children. He lives in Los Angeles, the U.S. The talented actor has kept his relationship status and dating life far from the media. He has shared few things regarding his personal life.
Roiz started dating an actress, Asha Leo in 2012. The duo has appeared at People Choice Awards. However, the relationship did not last long as the pair broke up in 2013.
Apart from this, Roiz was also rumored to be a gay as he portrayed the character of gay in one of the series. As of now, he is single as is not spotted with any of the ladies.
Sasha Roiz, 44, has the height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96m). Some online sources reported his net worth to be around $1 million. However, the exact amount has not been official.
Some of Roiz’s movies that made a good collection at the box office:
- The Day After Tomorrow (2004) = $544.3 million
- Land of the Dead (2005) = $46.8 million
- 16 Blocks (2006) = $65.7 million
- Man of the Year (2006) = $41.2 million
- Pompeii (2014) = $117.8 million
With such earning, he bought two dogs, American Pit Bull Terrier (worth $500-$1000) and Maltese (worth $2000). He also owned a Mercedes Benz worth $17500.
Sasha Roiz Affairs
First Affair with Asha Leo
In 2012, Sasha Roiz is in a relationship with actress and model, Asha Leo. But the relationship did not last long and broke up un 2013.