Philip Anthony-Rodriguez - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 16, 2022

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Jake 2.0 (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : March 10, 1968 (age 55)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Philip Anthony-Rodriguez
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: Maximo Rodriguez
Mother's Name: Veronica Rodriguez
Siblings: 4

three older brothers
one younger sister

University: State University of New York
Ethnicity: Puerto-Rican
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Children: 2

Caylah Jasmine (daughter)
Zane Má
ximo (son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.75 meter (5 feet 9 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Bald
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Philip Anthony-Rodriguez?

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is well known for starring in the science fiction TV series Jake 2.0 as Kyle Duarte, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, and voicing disc jockey Maurice Chavez in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez – Age, Parents, Siblings

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez’s birth took place on March 10, 1968, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. His father Maximo Rodriguez and his mother Veronica Rodriguez (née Burgos) raised him alongside his four older siblings. One of his brothers is named Jim.  The name of his other three brothers and sister is not shared with the public.

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez with his older brothers and father (Image: Instagram) 

Education, Ethnicity

Following high school graduation, Philip Anthony-Rodriguez went on to further his education at the State University of New York at Purchase. He studied there from 1987 to 1989 and graduated with a degree in Fine Arts.

His ethnicity is Puerto Rican.

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

The relationship status of Philip Anthony-Rodriguez is not exactly clear. He has not shared any details about his girlfriend/wife. Also, it is unclear if he has been previously divorced.

Anthony-Rodriguez has two children- daughter Caylah Jasmine (born October 1997) and son Zane Máximo (born early 2017). But the mother of his kids is not known publicly.

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez's children (Image: Instagram- posted 2018/19) 

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez – Career

Early Days

Intrigued by film and acting scenes, 11-year-old Philip Anthony-Rodriguez began working with a young people's performing group in New York City called Acting by Children. His talent and good looks were recognized by the management group Niederlitz and Steele who eventually signed him.

His screen debut was in an episode of the 1995 TV series New York News. This was followed by roles in the TV series Law & Order (1997, 2000), Third Watch (2000), Becker (2002), Star Trek: Enterprise (2003), and in the films Academy Boyz (1997), Undercurrent (1998), etc. Anthony-Rodriguez’s portrayal of Kyle Durate in 16 episodes of the science fiction TV series Jake 2.0 (2003-2004) gained him wide recognition.

Films, Series, Video Games

Over the years Philip Anthony-Rodriguez has starred in the films Madea's Big Happy Family (2011), The Book of Daniel (2013), and voiced characters in Madea's Tough Love (2015), and Justice League vs. the Fatal Five (2019), etc. 

The TV series in which he has been credited include NCIS (2007), The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008-2012), 24 (2009), Dark Blue (2010), Modern Family (2013-2019), Grimm (2014-2015), Days of Our Lives (2018), Why Women Kill (2019), to name a few.

He has also lent his voice to video game characters in around 40 video games. Some are namely Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002), Dragon Age: Origins (2009), Warhammer 40,000: (2009, 2010, 2011), Halo: Reach (2010), Call of Duty (2010, 2014), Metal Gear Solid (2013, 2014, 2015), Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015).

He is also the owner, and president of Prodigeez, Inc. which was established in 1992.

 Philip Anthony-Rodriguez (left), Christopher Gorham in Jake 2.0 (Image: Pinterest)


On the set of Why Women Kill, Philip Anthony-Rodriguez has worked with Matthew Daddario, Allison Tolman, Scott Porter, Analeigh "Lio" Tipton, and Adam Ferrara.

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez – Net Worth, Salary

The estimate on the net worth and annual salary of Philip Anthony-Rodriguez is under review.

Philip Anthony-Rodriguez – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Philip Anthony-Rodriguez is followed by thousands of followers.

List of Why Women Kill cast members

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