Rico Rodriguez is an American actor who was born on July 31, 1998. He was born in Bryan, Texas and his parents are Diane and Roy Rodrigue. His parents Rodriguez Tire Service. Rico Rodriguez played a role in eleven seasons of the ABC sitcom Modern Family between 2009 and 2020.
For her performance in the sitcom, he won several Screen Actors Guild Awards. When Rico Rodriguez was only nine years old, he played a role in Cory in the House and also made appearances in ER, iCarly, Nip/Tuck, and My Name is Earl.
He was also featured in the comedy film Epic Movie in 2007 and in September 2009, he was cast for Modern Family. For his role in Modern Family, Rico Rodriguez and the cast were nominated eight times for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, winning four times.
Rico Rodriguez also played a role in season six of NCIS. He played the role of Travis, a boy who discovered a gun and a dead body. He is the author of the book titled Reel Life Lessons… So Far which was published in November 2012.
With respect to the movie Endgame in 2015, he played the role of Jose and his voice was also used in The Lion Guard part of The Lion King franchise, which ran from 2016 to 2019.
He also featured in the animated film, El Americano: The Movie. Rico Rodriguez has also made appearances on The Substitute and Unfiltered, both on Nickelodeon.
Rico Rodriguez is a Houston Rockets fan. His father died on March 12, 2017, at the age of 52.
Some of the awards won by Rico Rodriguez include Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series(2010), Young Artist Award for Outstanding Young Performers in a TV Series92010), Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Male Breakout Star(2010), Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2011) and ALMA Award for Favorite TV Actor – Supporting Role in a Comedy(2011).
He has other nominations and awards to his credit.
Rico Rodriguez Siblings
Rico Rodriguez has three siblings; Ray and Roy Jr. and sister Raini Rodriguez.
Raini Rodriguez was born on July 1, 1993, and she is an American actress and singer.
She is known in the Disney Channel original series Austin & Ally, Paul Blart: Mall Cop(2009), Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (2015) and Prom(2011).
She was the winner of the Best Young Television Actress at the Imagen Awards in 2013. She was born in Bryan, Texas. Not much is known about Ray and Roy Jr.