Robert Patrick, also known as Ripfighter has actively worked in the entertainment industry from 1983 to date. He received an interest in acting and dropped out of his studies to pursue an acting career. This actor initially started his acting career by doing supporting roles and eventually landed main roles in different movies and television series.

Talking about his movies, he is well-known for his role in ‘Terminator 2: Judgment Day’, where he played the role of T-1000. Likewise, he is also popular for his television role in ‘The X-Files’ where he played the role of FBI Special Agent John Doggett. Moreover, he has also received and won different nominations and awards for his acting skills.

Quick Info
Full NameRobert Hammond Patrick Jr.
ProfessionActor and Voice Actor
Birth Date5 November 1958
Birth PlaceMarietta, Georgia, United States
Parents NameRobert Patrick Sr Nadine Patrick
Siblings2 younger brothers and 2 younger sister
WifeBarbara Hooper (1990-Present)
Chidren1 son and 1 daughter
Net Worth 2021$12 million
Height5 feet and 0 inches (1.83m/183cm)
Weight77kg (170lbs)

Robert Patrick


Robert Hammond Patrick Jr. was born on 5 November 1958 in Marietta, Georgia, United States. His parents are Robert Patrick Sr and Nadine, who together had five children. Likewise, he is the oldest child to his parents, who grew alongside his two sisters named Cheri and Karen, and two brothers named Lewis and Richard, in Bay Village, Ohio. Additionally, he is currently 62 years old with a Scorpio star sign.


Robert Patrick had no interest in acting during his childhood days. However, he completed his high schooling at Farmington High School in 1977. Likewise, he then enrolled at the Bowling Green State University but dropped out of his university to pursue an acting career. Patrick then worked as a painter, bartender, etc., before landing in the entertainment field.


Robert Patrick holds an American nationality, and as per his ethnicity, he is White. However, he is of Irish and Scottish descent. Talking about his religious views, he is Episcopalian.

Physical Stats

Besides this, he stands 5 feet and 0 inches (1.83m/183cm) tall and weighs around 77kg (170lbs). In addition, his body measures 43-33-14 inches, respectively. Moreover, he has a pair of blue-colored eyes and black hair color.

Personal Life 

Talking about Robert’s love life, he married actress Barbara Hooper in 1990. This couple together has two children, a son named Samuel and a daughter named Austin.

Robert Patrick

Social Media

Robert Patrick has active social media accounts. His Instagram account (@ripfighter) has 191 thousand followers and his Twitter handle (@robertpatrickT2) has 103 thousand followers. Likewise, he does not have a verified Facebook page.



Robert Patrick landed his debut film role in two movies in 1986 named ‘Eye of the Eagle’ as Johnny and ‘Equalizer 2000′ as Deke. He then landed roles’Killer Instinct’ in 1987, ‘ Hollywood Boulevard II’ in 1989, and ‘Die Hard 2’ in 1990. His main role came in the 1991 science fiction action film ‘Terminator 2: Judgment Day’ where he played the role of T-1000. This movie is the sequel film of ‘The Terminator’of 1984. In the next few years, he had a cameo role in ‘Wayne’s World’ in 1992, ‘Last Action Hero’ in 1993, and ‘T2 3-D: Battle Across Time’ in 1996, reprising his role of T-1000. Meanwhile, he also appeared in movies such as ‘Zero Tolerance,’ ‘Hong Kong 97,’ ‘Cop Land,’ ‘Rosewood,’ and ‘Asylum.’ Likewise, in 1998 and 1999, he appeared in seven different movies.

Patrick also had a role in the spy family film ‘Spy Kids’ as Mr. Lisp and in an action film ‘Texas Rangers’ as Sgt. John Armstrong in 2001. The next year, he had an uncredited role in ‘Ticker’ as FBI Agent and in a psychological thriller film ‘D-Tox’ as Peter. From 2003 to 2007, he played in movies like ‘Ladder 49,’ ‘Supercross,’ ‘Flags of Our Fathers,’ ‘Balls of Fury,’ and many other films. In 2008, he had a voice role in ‘Fly Me to the Moon’ where he voiced over Louie. Likewise, in 2009 and 2010, he landed roles in seven different movies. He also had roles in ‘S.W.A.T.: Fire Fight,’ ‘Red Faction: Origins,’ and ‘Good Day for It’ in 2011.


This actor also starred alongside Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Nick Nolte, Anthony Mackie, Giovanni Ribisi, Michael Peña, and Sean Penn in the action crime film ‘Gangster Squad’ in 2013. Some of his other notable film roles between 2014 to 2019 are ‘Lovelace,’ ‘Kill the Messenger,’ ‘Ask Me Anything,’ ‘Lost After Dark,’ ‘The last Rampage,’ ‘The Rising Hawk,’ ‘The Laundromat,’ and many others. Furthermore, his last played film is ‘Honest Thief’ in 2020, where he played the role of Agent Sam Baker.

Robert Patrick

TV Shows

Robert Patrick made his debut television role in an episode of ‘The New Lassie’ in 1989. He then appeared in an episode of series like ‘Tales from the Crypt’ in 1992, ‘SWAT Kats: The Radical Squadron’ in 1993, ‘The Outer Limits’ in 1995 where he had a guest role. Moreover, he also starred in ‘Superman: The Animated Series’ in 1996, and ‘The Angry Beavers’ in 1999. Meanwhile, he also had main roles in ‘The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest’ which ran from 1996 to 1997. Likewise, he also starred in the television films like ‘ Rag and Bone,’ ‘Perfect Assassins,’ ‘ 1st to Die,’ and many others. Moreover, his voice role series is ‘Duck Dodgers’ in 2005, ‘Ben 10’ in 2006, and ‘Disorderly Conduct: Video on Patrol’ from 2006 to 2009. He also lent his voice in ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ from 2007 to 2008, and ‘The Batman’ in 2008.

Additionally, he is known for his television roles in ‘Psych,’ ‘Chuck,’ ‘American Dad,’ ‘Lore,’ ‘Ultimate Spider-Man,’ etc. Talking about his main roles, he played in series like ‘True Blood’ from 2012 to 2014, ‘Last Resort’ in 2012, ‘From Dusk till Dawn: The Series’ in 2014, and ‘Scorpion’ in 2014 ran till 2018. Furthermore, his recently played series is ‘Perry Mason’ in 2020 and ‘The Walking Dead’ in 2021.


Robert Patrick has received a nomination from the MTV Movie Award for his role in ‘Terminator 2: Judgment Day’ in 1992. Likewise, he won the Saturn Awards in 1994 for his film ‘The X-Flies’ in 2001. Moreover, he won the Jury Awards for his role in ‘The Fix’ in 2005.

Net Worth of Robert Patrick

Robert Patrick has gained immense fandom from his acting career. Moreover, he has also earned a good amount of money from her acting career. She has an estimated net worth of $12 million as of 2021.