Rex Linn

Birth Day November 12th, 1956
Birth Place Spearman, Texas, US
Age 67 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

About Rex Linn

An American film and television actor, Rex Linn played the role of Detective Frank Tripp on the drama, "CSI: Miami" alongside David Caruso. He was in the film, "Rush Hour", in which he played as a police officer. During his younger years, he took a part-time job at the Oklahoma City Zoo. He has also served as a celebrity award presenter at the National Association of Police Organizations TOP COPS award ceremony in Washington D.C. on 12th May 2007. He was seen in several films such as "Iron Will", "Cutthroat Island", "Ghosts of Mississippi", "The Postman", "Rush Hour", "Ghosts of Mars", "Cheaper by the Dozen", "An Acceptable Loss", and many others. As well, he has also starred in numerous television series like, "The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.", "3rd Rock from the Sun", "Walker, Texas Ranger", "The Fugitive", "Trial by Fire", "The L Word: Generation Q" and moreover.

Famous For

  • Being an American film and television actor.
  • For his role as Frank Tripp in the television series "CSI: Miami".

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Early Life of Rex Linn

On 13th November 1956, Rex took birth with the real name or full name of Rex Maynard Linn in Spearman, Texas, the U.S. though his current residence is in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California. He belongs to American nationality whereas he is from American-white ethnicity. Analogously, he belongs to the Christianity religion. Scorpio is his star sign and white is his race. He celebrates his birthday on the 13th of November of every year and he had celebrated his 63rd birthday as of 2019. He is the third child, and second son, of Darlene (nee Deere) and James Paul Linn. He has also an older brother and a younger sister. In August 1969, his parents relocated the family to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, where his father practiced law. He is educated at Heritage Hall and later Casady School and graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1980.

Career of Rex Linn

  • Rex Linn commenced his acting career from his first film, "Dark Before Dawn", which was being produced by his best friend, Edward K. Gaylord II.
  • After that, he was cast in his first substantial role, as serial killer Floyd Epps, in "Night Game" in 1989 as well as starred as the sheriff in a 1990 episode of "The Young Riders" (titled "Hard Time").
  • Then he kicks off starring in theatrical films such as "My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys" (1991), "Thunderheart" (1992), "Sniper" (1993), and "Cliffhanger" (1993).
  • Similarly, his recent work includes an independent production, "Cockfight", originally titled "The Round and Round", which was released in 2004, "Zodiac" in 2005, and "Abominable" in 2006, with another picture, "The Garage", in production in 2006.
  • In addition, he has narrated three audiobooks, "One Ranger" (2005), "A Man Called Cash" (2005), and "Missing Persons" (2006), as well as a documentary for the Oklahoma University InvestEd program, "Anatomy of Fraud - Catching a Con in Pottawatomie County" in 2004.
  • He is a University of Texas Longhorns fan, even taking the day off from his "CSI: Miami work" to attend the 2005 Rose Bowl game when his beloved team played and won the 2005 national championship against the University of Southern California.
  • Furthermore, he is also an active supporter of children's charities and the arts. As well, he has starred in several TV series, most recently as Sgt. Frank Tripp on police procedural drama television series "CSI: Miami".
  • Linn has also appeared in the role of Mike Palmer,  in the webisode series "The Walking Dead: Torn Apart" which was aired on on 3rd October 2011.
  • Additionally, he was also seen in drama television series, "The L Word: Generation Q" in 2019.

Personal Life of Rex Linn

Reflecting on Rex Linn's personal life, he is a married guy. He was married to his beautiful wife, Renee DeRese. There is no further details about their relationship. But as recent news, country music star Reba McEntire, 65, revealed that she's dating Rex. McEntire added that Peterman was actually present on the pair's first date, which was a dinner in January, and said she and Linn have been talking, texting, and FaceTiming throughout the pandemic. "It's good to have a person to talk to, laugh with, get into subjects about what's going on," McEntire continued. "Discussions about our past, our family, funny stories, him being an actor, me being an actress. And he's very into my music. I'm very into his career." "We're having a blast and still getting to know each other," McEntire added. "Whatever happens in the future, we're very stable and it's been a good six months and I look forward to having more things to look forward to." McEntire also divulged that, when her mother Jacqueline died in January, Linn sent care packages of food to her family in Oklahoma. "It gave me such a sense that he really cared for me but not only me but my family," she said. Furthermore, talking about Rex's sexual orientation, he is straight.

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Net Worth of Rex Linn

Moving towards Rex Linn's net worth, his worth is around $1 to $5 million of dollars as of 2020 whereas he has also a handsome amount of salary too which is also around thousands of dollars per year. He has acted in numerous films and TV Shows. He is among those few individuals that have such a wide range of experience and remains true to whatever he embarks on to. He has reached great heights in his career already. He has a long road ahead of him and he definitely holds all the potential to make it big in the industry. He is sincere in his work. But, he is doing all the hard works in order to build a secure financial status for himself and his family. Throughout his career, Rex has achieved huge fame and success. Furthermore, his main source of income is from an acting career.

Body Measurement of Rex Linn

The very handsome Rex has a great personality. He's got a standard height of 6 ft 4 in or 193 cm and a convincing appearance. He had the perfect body combined with good looks. He could carry off any look with great simplicity. Though his body weight is around 80 kg or 176.5 lbs whereas his body build type is average. Furthermore, he has light brown hair and blue eyes which has attracted a lot of people towards him. His usual exercise schedule has guided him to be in a marvelous body posture with appropriate body measurements. 

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