• Sasha Roiz is a successful Canadian-American actor
• Born in Tel Aviv, Israel, he is of Russian Jewish ancestry
• His career started in the early 2000s and rose to prominence with roles in "Grimm" (2011-2017) and "Pompei" (2014)
• He has a net worth of over $1 million
• He is active on social media platforms with a large fan base

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FactHas played an astronaut twice. First in the movie The Day After Tomorrow (2004), and then in the tv show Lie to Me (2009).

Who is Sasha Roiz?

Sasha Roiz is a successful Canadian-American actor, who achieved stardom with the role of Captain Sean Renard in the TV fantasy-drama series “Grimm” (2011-2017), and also as Proculus in the action adventure-drama film “Pompeii” (2014), among numerous other roles he has secured so far in his career.

So, do you want to find out more about Sasha Roiz, from his childhood to most recent career endeavors, including her personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article, as we introduce you to this prominent actor.

Sasha Roiz Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

Born Alexander Sasha Roiz on the 21st October 1973, in Tel Aviv, Israel, he is of Russian Jewish ancestry. His parents moved to Canada in 1980 in one of the country’s biggest exoduses, and settled in Montreal, where he finished high school, and then started studying history. However, he soon joined a theatre school in Montreal, and obtained a degree in acting from the Guildford School of Acting in Guildford.

Career Beginnings

Sasha’s career started in the early 2000s, with a minor role in the TV action-adventure series “Largo Winch”. He continued with another one-time appearance, this time in the TV series “1-800-Missing” in 2003, and the same year secured his first recurring role, as Stephen Lyles in the TV crime-drama series “Playmakers”. He continued to build up his career, and in 2004 made his film debut as Parker in the BAFTA-winning sci-fi adventure film “The Day After Tomorrow”, starring Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal and Emmy Rossum.

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He continued quite successfully into the second half of the 2000s, first with the part of Jason Elias in the action crime-drama film “Assault on Precinct 13” (2005), starring Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne and Gabriel Byrne, then as Manolete in the sci-fi horror thriller film “Land of the Dead”, while in 2006 he had a minor role in the action crime-drama film “16 Blocks”, with Bruce Willis and David Morse as the stars of the film.

Rise to Prominence

In 2007 he was selected for the lead role in the mystery-drama series “Across the River to Motor City”, but the show wasn’t very successful. Nevertheless, that didn’t deter him on his way to success, as he was chosen for the part of Sam Adama in the TV sci-fi action-drama series “Caprica” (2009-2010).

In 2011 he was chosen for one of his most prominent roles, as Captain Sean Renard in the fantasy drama series “Grimm” (2011-2017), starring next to David Giuntoli, Russell Hornsby and Bree Turner, among other regulars of the show – the series and his character Sean contributed to his popularity. Thanks to the successful showcasing of his talents while the series lasted, he secured several other roles in differing projects. He played Marcus Diamond in the TV series “Warehouse 13” (2011-2013), and was Proculus in the film “Pompei” in 2014

Continual Success

Following the end of “Grimm”, he started looking for new roles and in 2017 was chosen for the part of Monroe Bennett in the TV series “Salvation” (2017-2018), while most recently, he made an appearance in the fourth season of the highly acclaimed TV fantasy drama series “Lucifer”, and also he featured in eight out of 10 episodes of the last season of “Suits” (2019), and in the drama series “Departure”. He is currently working on the comedy series “Nice Iranian Girl”, scheduled for release late in 2019.

Sasha Roiz Net Worth

Since launching his career, Sasha Roiz has appeared in over 50 film and TV titles, all of which have increased his wealth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Sasha Rois is, as of mid- 2019? Well, according to authoritative sources, Sasha’s net worth is estimated at over $1 million, which is quite decent, don’t you think? Undoubtedly, his wealth will increase in the upcoming years, assuming that he successfully continues her career.

Sasha Roiz Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend, Is He Gay?

What do you know about Skeppy’s personal life? He hasn’t been very open when it comes to sharing such details, and only a few remain available. Back in 2012, he started a romance with the actress Asha Leo, but that ended in 2013. Since then, he has apparently remained single and solely focused on his career. Due to his secrecy, rumors of his homosexuality surfaced, but those are just rumors.

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Sasha Roiz Internet Fame

Since the expansion of social media platforms, Sasha has used its benefits to promote his career, and has since built a decent fan base, especially on Instagram and Twitter. His official Instagram page has more than 220,000 followers, with whom he has shared details from his personal life, but also career endeavors. You can find him on Twitter as well, on which she has around 100,000 followers, with whom he has shared his career plans, but also his opinions, interests, and events from his personal life. Sasha is also active on Facebook, on which remains.

So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent actor, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to his official pages, and see what she is up to next, both professionally and personally.

General Info

Full NameSasha Roiz
Height1.93 m
EducationGuildford School of Acting


SiblingsElan Roiz


MoviesPompeii, Extracted, Unthinkable, Man of the Year, 16 Blocks, Land of the Dead, Assault on Precinct 13, The Day After Tomorrow, Neighbors
TV ShowsGrimm, Warehouse 13, Caprica, Across the River to Motor City, Show Me Yours

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1Has played an astronaut twice. First in the movie The Day After Tomorrow (2004), and then in the tv show Lie to Me (2009).
2He is of Russian Jewish descent.
3Onscreen he speaks French and Russian in addition to English.




Grimm2011-2017TV SeriesCaptain Sean Renard
Warehouse 132011-2013TV SeriesMarcus Diamond
Husbands2012TV SeriesPhotog
Grimm: Bad Hair Day2012TV SeriesCaptain Sean Renard
Neighbors2012/IIIShortMark Levins
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia2011TV SeriesAdriano Calvanese
Castle2011TV SeriesBobby Stark
House M.D.2011TV SeriesDriscoll
Caprica2009-2010TV SeriesSam Adama
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2010TV SeriesDanny Macklin
Unthinkable2010Interrogator Lubitchich
In Plain Sight2010TV SeriesAnton Ivanov
Crazy/Sexy/Awkward2010Video shortDerrick Lerman
Wolfenstein2009Video GamePavel Cherny / Black Market Agent (voice)
The Godfather II2009Video GameDon Esteban Almeida / Additional Voices (voice)
The Mentalist2009TV SeriesKeith Wolcutt
Lie to Me2009TV SeriesCaptain David Markov
The Godfather II: Crime Rings2008Video GameEsteban Almeida (voice)
Burn Up2008TV Mini-SeriesDavid MacCready
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles2008TV SeriesPolice Officer
Victor2008TV MovieAlex Baumann
Across the River to Motor City2007TV SeriesBen Ford
CSI: Miami2007TV SeriesDarren Butler
NCIS2007TV SeriesNCIS Agent Rick Hall
Jeff Ltd.2006-2007TV SeriesTaylor Bloom
Man of the Year2006Donald Tilson
The Path to 9/112006TV Mini-SeriesNick Demoia
The Jane Show2006TV SeriesTed
G-Spot2006TV SeriesJackson
16 Blocks2006Kaller
Mayday2005TV MovieWayne Johnson
Beautiful People2005TV SeriesMr. Tabor
The Power Strikers2005TV SeriesCoach Manzano
Land of the Dead2005Manolete
Show Me Yours2005TV SeriesChazz Banks
Tilt2005TV SeriesBlake
Assault on Precinct 132005Jason Elias
Kevin Hill2004TV SeriesNick Bratt
The Day After Tomorrow2004Parker
Dead Lawyers2004TV MovieRobert Blumenthal
Delta State2004TV SeriesSven
Mutant X2003TV SeriesNathaniel
Playmakers2003TV SeriesStephen Lyles
1-800-Missing2003TV SeriesRandall Markham
Largo Winch2001TV SeriesSergei


Noches con Platanito2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Home & Family2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Grimm: Grimm Fairytales2011VideoHimself

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Cinemassacre's Monster Madness2013TV Series documentaryManolete

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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