Danny Trejo
Danny Trejo
Celebrated Name: Danny Trejo
Real Name/Full Name: Dan “Danny” Trejo
Gender: Male
Age: 80 years old
Birth Date: 16 May 1944
Birth Place: Echo Park, Los Angeles, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.67 m
Weight: ‎75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Debbie Shreve (m. 1997–2009)
Children: Yes (Gilbert Trejo, Danielle Trejo, Esmeralda Trejo, Danny Boy Trejo, Jose Trejo)
Profession: American actor and voice actor
Net Worth in 2024: $20 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Danny Trejo is a well-known actor from America who has acted in many films in his career. Some of his popular film roles include ‘Desperado,’ ‘Heat,’ and ‘Con Air.’ Trejo has also appeared in many television shows like ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ ‘The X-Files’, and ‘Breaking Bad.’ He started his career as a drug counselor when he was a youth himself. He also owns a series of restaurants.

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Early Life

Danny Trejo was born on May 16, 1944, in Echo Park, California, to his parents Dan Trejo and Alice Rivera. Both his parents are Mexicans.

He has been arrested on many occasions, primarily of his appearance. He had served imprisonment on several occasions and was a boxer when he was in San Quentin Prison. He also became the welterweight and lightweight champion in prison.

Personal Life

In 1997, Danny Trejo got married to Debbie Shreve. The couple has two children. He also has three other children from various relationships. In 2004, he was seen in the fighting game ‘Def Jam: Fight for NY.’

Trejo has also contributed to the book called ‘Prison Ramen: Recipes and Stories From Behind Bars’ in 2015. He has voiced several video games like ‘Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories,’ ‘Fallout: New Vegas’, and ‘Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.’

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 16 May 1944, Danny Trejo is 80 years old as of today’s date 11th June 2024. His height is 1.67 m tall, and his weight is ‎75 kg.


Danny Trejo began his career in 1985 in the entertainment industry and went on to appear in ‘Runaway Train.’ In 1987, he was seen in the film ‘Death Wish 4: The Crackdown’. In the late 1980s, he was seen in ‘Bulletproof,’ ‘Lock-Up,’ and ‘Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects.’

He had small roles in many films and television shows in the 1990s, including ‘Baywatch,’ ‘Whore,’ ‘Lonely Hearts,’ ‘Doppelganger,’ ‘Sunset Grill,’ ‘Love, Cheat & Steal,’ ‘Heat,’ ‘NYPD Blue,’ ‘The Replacement Killers’, and ‘Six Days, Seven Nights.’

In 1997, he was seen in the film ‘Anaconda.’ He has also appeared as Johnny Six Toes in the movie ‘Inferno.’ Trejo was then seen as Cesar Ocampo in the television series ‘The X-Files.’ A year later, he was seen as portraying the role of Isador “Machete” Cortez in the movie ‘Spy Kids.’ He reprised his role in the other installments of the ‘Spy Kids’ film series.

Trejo has also appeared in the TV series ‘Monk’ and ‘Desperate Housewives.’ In the 2010s, he was seen in TV shows and films like ‘Death Race 2’, ‘Machete Kills,’ ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,’ ‘The Night Crew,’ ‘The Flash,’ and ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine.’

Awards & Achievements

In 2016, Danny Trejo won the United International Film Festival Award in the category of Best Picture. He has also won the New York International Independent Film & Video Festival Best Actor Award. In 2017, he was nominated for the FANtastic Horror Film Festival. In 2011, he received nominations from the ALMA Awards and Alliance of Women Film Journalists. He was also nominated in the Action on Film International Film Festival in 2013.

Net Worth & Salary of Danny Trejo in 2024

Danny Trejo Net Worth
Danny Trejo Net Worth

As of June 2024, Danny Trejo has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. He has been active in his career for over three decades and has appeared in a number of television shows and films. He has also appeared in many music videos for various artists like Broiler, Yelawolf, Enrique Iglesias, Train, Tech N9ne, Jay Chou, Sepultura, and Jonas Brothers. He also owns several restaurants and has got his own brand of coffee and beer. Trejo also owns various other brands of merchandise, including ice cream sandwiches.

Danny Trejo is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. The actor is best known for his role in ‘Machete.’ He is best known for his appearance, which makes him look like a “villain.” His popularity has also made him a character in several video games and comics.


  1. Danny Trejo should be an inspiration to many that’s locked up. So many has taken the fact that they have been imprisoned and that’s the end for them. Well. Nobody will feel more sorry for them , then them. Look at Mr Trejo’s achievements and try to follow suit whether it’s in acting or whatever it is they want to do. And shame on them if they let somebody hold them down because of mistakes made. We have ALL made plenty.


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