Rory Cochrane - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 10, 2022

Rory Cochrane
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Argo (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $3 million

Personal Details

Born on : February 28, 1972 (age 51)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Rory K. Cochrane
Birth Place: Syracuse, New York, USA
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: Nicki Cochrane
Siblings: 2

Siobhan (sister)
Brendan Cochrane (brother)

High School: Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Irish, Indian)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Girlfriend Name: Tracy Zahoryin

Body Measurements

Height: 1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)
Weight: 76 kg (167.55 lb)
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Rory Cochrane?

Rory Cochrane is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is well known for starring in Dazed and Confused as Ron Slater, Empire Records as Lucas, Argo as Lee Schatz, A Scanner Darkly as Freck, and in CSI: Miami as Tim Speedle.

Rory Cochrane – Age, Parents, Siblings

Rory Cochrane’s birth took place on February 28, 1972, in Syracuse, New York, USA. He was born as Rory K. Cochrane to an Indian mother Nicki Cochrane while the identity of his Irish father is not known. 

He is not the only child of his parents and has two siblings- brother Brendan and sister Siobhan. He frequently posts pictures of his niece and nephews on social media.

young Rory Cochrane (right) in Cuba c. 1999 (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

He was raised in Cambridge, England, having moved when he was 3 months old, but Rory Cochrane returned to New York, USA to attend Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. Other details of his educational history are not known. 

His ethnicity includes Irish and Indian.

Rory Cochrane – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Rory Cochrane was in a romantic relationship with Renée Zellweger. The pair dated for years before breaking up.

Currently, he is in a relationship with his girlfriend Tracy Zahoryin, who is a former model. The couple, who has been dating since 2013, is not married and is yet to take her as his wife, although they do live together.

Cochrane does have any children but is a godfather to Sebastian, who he often features on his social media page.

Rory Cochrane, Tracy Zahoryin (Image: Instagram - posted June 2020)

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Rory Cochrane – Career

Early Days

Cochrane began his career in the year 1990, his debut role being in an episode of the TV series H.E.L.P. This was followed by roles in the films A Kiss Before Dying (1991), and Fathers & Sons (1992). Finally, he was cast in the film Dazed and Confused (1993) as Ron Slater. This is his breakthrough role and gained him much recognition and a series of acting works.

Films, Series

Over the years Rory Cochrane has had recurring appearances in the TV series The Last Don (1997), The Company (2007), 24 (2009), Reprisal (2019), and a recurring character of Detective Timothy Speedle in CSI: Miami (2002-2004, 2007).

Moreover, the actor is well known for working in over two dozen films. Some are namely Flawless (1999), The Prime Gig (2000), A Scanner Darkly (2006), Passion Play (2010), Argo (2012), Black Mass (2015), Hostiles (2017), and Antlers (2020).

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Rory Cochrane in Argo (Image: IMDb)


On the set of Argo, Rory Cochrane has worked with Tehmina Sunny, Larry Sullivan, Houshang Touzie, Ashley Wood, and Allegra Carpenter.

Rory Cochrane – Awards, Nominations

In 2012, for Rory Cochrane’s work in Argo, he has been nominated for San Diego Film Critics Society Award, and the Phoenix Film Critics Society Award, and won Hollywood Film Festival Award and Screen Actors Guild Award.

Rory Cochrane – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Rory Cochrane is estimated to be around $3 million dollars. But his annual salary is under review.

Rory Cochrane – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Rory Cochrane is active on Instagram, and Facebook with thousands of followers. He is absent from Facebook.

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