Raoul Trujillo is an American actor, dancer, and choreographer who worked with the American Indian Dance Theatre as a choreographer and co-director. He is well recognized for his performance as Zero Wolf in Mel Gibson’s Apocalypto thriller drama film.
Trujillo is presently unmarried after previously marrying Jessica Hunsden Carey. During their partnership, the former couple had a child together.
Born in New Mexico, he served in the United States Army in Germany.
Raoul Trujillo was born to a middle-class family in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on May 8, 1955, as Raoul Maximiano Trujillo de Chauvelon.
He grew up with three sisters and three brothers, totaling six siblings. Maria, Yolanda, and Jessica are his sisters’ names.
He is of Tlaxcaltec, Apache, Pueblo, Ute, Comanche, Métis, Moorish, Sephardi Jewish origin and is of American nationality. He is Caucasian in ethnicity.
Trujillo served in the United States Army in Germany for three years while in high school. He went on to the University of Southern California, where he earned his bachelor’s degree.
Career as an actor
In 1990, Raoul Trujillo, a soloist with the Nikolais Dance Theatre, made his acting debut as Rojo in an episode of the CTV television drama series Counterstrike called “Dead in the Air.”
In the same year, he appeared in The Hitchhiker, Street Legal, and E.N.G. episodes “Tough Guys Don’t Whine,” “Double Agenda,” and “A Long Way from Hopeful,” respectively.
Trujillo made his cinematic debut the following year, as Peter Drak in Deborah Raffin and David Hewlett’s 1991 indie horror thriller Scanners II: The New Order. He appeared in four more films that year: The Adjuster, Black Robe, Clearcut, and White Light.
Riddick, Sicario, The New World, Persecuted, Cowboys and Aliens, Cold Pursuit, Blood Father, Black Robe, 22 Chaser, Highlander 3, Blaze You Out, Saints and Strangers, Black Fox: The Price of Peace, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, and Scanners II: The New Order are just a few of his credits.
One of his most memorable performances was as Zero Wolf in the thriller drama film Apocalypto.
Trujillo has appeared in Mayans M.C., Heartland, The Blacklist, Jamestown, True Blood, Frontier, Neverland, The Wrong Mans, and Salem, among other shows.
$3 million is estimated to be her net worth.
Raoul Trujillo, a well-known and famous American actor, has amassed a sizable fortune over the course of his film and television career.
The Apocalypto star’s actual net worth has not been revealed. According to some accounts, the actor’s entire net worth is $3 million.
Apocalypto, his 2006 picture, was made on a shoestring budget of $50 million and grossed $120.7 million at the box office.
Jessica Hunsden Carey is his wife.
Raoul Trujillo’s relationship status appears to be single at the moment. Jessica Hunsden Carey, a former US army officer, was his previous wife.
The former couple married in a secret ceremony in 2006, but after only 5 years of marriage, they divorced in 2011.
While they were married, the former husband and wife combo had a gorgeous child.