Rich Orosco might not be as famous as his actress wife is in Hollywood, but as a television producer and business executive, he has proven that he knows his onions and commands considerable respect in a circle of like minds. Moreso, being the husband of a familiar female face on screen has drawn lots of attention to him.
As a television producer, Orosco has worked on a lot of big projects which you will be surprised to know of when we begin listing their names. In the same vein, as a marketing executive, he has worked for big studios and entertainment companies that are the main determiners of the direction the industry goes.
As it is common with celebrities who mostly work behind the scene in their respective industries, a lot of information pertaining to Rich Orosco’s background has not been disclosed publicly. However, in the absence of this, the few details we were able to lay hold on about his early life, the plethora of all we know about his career and his marital relationship with Julie Benz will compensate for all that we might report as missing on various aspects of his profile.
Rich Orosco – Biography
Rich Orosco is of Mexican descent and was born in the United States of America. He was probably also raised in the U.S of A where he would have had his high school education. For college, Rich studied Business Administration and Marketing at the University of Texas at Austin (UTAUS). He earned a degree in the discipline thereof and has since then proven in his career that his degree is no fluke.
In over a decade and a half, he has been a professional brand manager and marketer, Rich Orosco has worked on various projects with a myriad of notable companies in the entertainment industry. Little wonder some refer to him as an “entertainment veteran.”
At the beginning of his career, Rich got off on a good note working as a brand manager for Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment on some of their most successful franchises like the globally acclaimed Star Trek, and Mission Impossible. He also worked on Nickelodeon’s Rugrats.
Between the year 2000 through 2006, he worked with CBS Paramount Television as an Executive Director of Advertising and Promotion for ‘Entertainment Tonight’. It was also in his stead that the launch of ‘The Insider’ (2004) which turned out massively successful was recorded. Within this time period, the UTAUS trained marketer saw to the launch and marketing of George Lopez (2002), Two and a Half Men (2003) and TMZ on TV (2007) as the Vice President of Marketing at Warner Bros. Television. Orosco was also instrumental in the successful marketing campaigns of Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003), and The Tyra Banks Show (2005).
Like some others who have convincingly proved what they are capable of in their career working with big organizations, Rich Orosco is replicating all he has learned over the years in growing an entertainment management company called Firebrand LA which he is a co-founder of.
Other projects which he has worked on include serving as the General Manager of Los Angeles Matadors, the brand expert for Los Angeles Football Club, a Los Angeles based soccer team. His stay in this sports club was also noted with the services he rendered as Executive Vice President, Brand & Community. Fans of boxing can readily remember Orosco’s time on the World Series of Boxing television series which showed on Fox Sports West. In the series, Rich worked as an executive producer.
Rich Orosco and Julie Benz became one family on the 5th of May, 2012. The duo had started dating earlier in 2008, got engaged in June 2011 before taking their marital vows almost a year after their engagement. They have been married since then with no negative rumors trailing their marriage. This is quite comforting looking at the high rate of divorces in celebrity marriages these days. It goes to prove one thing; marriages between high profile couples can still thrive. They are yet to have any kids at the moment, but when they do, it will be our utmost delight to tell you about it.
While we know this to be Rich Orosco’s first marriage, it is the second for his wife. Julie was previously married to actor, John Kassir in 1998. Nine years later, the couple ended their marriage.
Facts About Julie Benz’s Husband
- Film Works
The few works he has done as a film producer include his production credits in The Incredible Ferrigno and Bosslady. Both films were released in 2011.
- Height and Weight
Rich Orosco stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches or 1.64m. With this height, he has a commensurate body mass of 56kg or 123lbs.
- Their Wedding and Cinco De Mayo Day
In case you are wondering what the 5th of May is associated with in Mexico and in the US, it is Cinco De Mayo day. That same day in the year 2012, Rich Orosco and his wife Julie Benz were pronounced husband and wife.