Tru Valentino is a talented American actor who became popular after he acted in the films “The Rookie”, “Psychonauts 2” and “The Cuphead”. Although Valentino has been in the industry for a while, he only recently started gaining a significant following. This recent fame has got people intrigued about his life and here is all we know about the Hollywood actor.
Summary of Tru Valentino’s Biography
- Full name: Tru Valentino
- Gender: Male
- Birthday: December 8
- Ethnicity: African American
- Nationality: American
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Marital Status: Single
- Tru Valentino’s Parents: Denise Clayton (Mother)
- Siblings: Ray Clayton-Morris (brother), Jessica (sister)
- Tru Valentino’s Height in Inches: 70
- Tru Valentino’s Height in Centimeters: 178
- Occupation: Actor
- Tru Valentino’s Net worth: $1 – $5 million
- Famous for: Being an actor
- Tru Valentino’s Instagram: @tru_valentino
- Twitter: @Tru_Valentino
- Facebook: @Tru Valentino (Tru)
Who is Tru Valentino and What is His Ethnicity?
Tru Valentino is an American actor who was born on the 8th of December in the late 80s or early 90s in Frankfurt, Germany. The exact year of his birth is not known, but some sources say he was born at a time between 1988 to 1990. His mother’s name is Denise Clayton and she is from New Jersey. There are no reports for now about who his father is but available information about him has it that he and his wife are both US Army veterans.
The actor grew up with two siblings, an older brother, and a younger sister. His brother’s name is Ray Clayton-Morris while his sister is Jessica. There is no further information about what his siblings are up to. There is also no detail about their childhood and what kind of life they lived growing up as kids.
However, he once shared a post on Instagram which showed him, his father, and his brother and he wrote in German wishing them a happy father’s day. Seeing that Tru was born in Germany, it is apparent how he’s able to know the language. Also in like manner, he also made a post on his Instagram to wish his mother a happy mothers day.
We do not know the schools Tru attended both for his high school education and his college. Nonetheless, there is no doubt that the Hollywood talent had a sound academic background which has been helpful to him in his career.
He Started His Acting Career in 2015
The passionate entertainer started on his journey towards his acting career in 2015. The first step Tru Valentino took was to relocate to Los Angeles so that he could have more opportunities to hone his talent better. He had no prior experience or education in acting. All he had was the zeal and talent to become an actor.
After arriving in Los Angeles in 2015, he got the opportunity to work with NBC Spotlight. Since then, the young man has been on steady growth in the industry. He started to feature in different movies and TV series and in less than no time, he became famous.
Over the years, Tru Valentino has starred in several movies. According to his IMDb page, he currently has twenty movies in which he has featured. Most of which are animations and he served as a voice artist for different animation characters. He gained popularity through the 2018 “The Rookie”, “Fast and Furious Spy Racers” which was released in 2019, and “Psychonauts 2” which was released in 2021.
The TV Series “The Cuphead” Made Him Famous
One of the most significant TV series in which Tru Valentino acted as a voice artist is “The Cuphead Show”. He acted alongside Frank Todaro and Wayne Brady. Tru’s voice was used for the Cuphead character. Frank spoke as Mugman and Wayne’s voice was used for King Dice.
“The Cuphead Show” is an animation adapted from an award-winning video game, “Cuphead”. The game was built by Chad and Jared Moldenhauer. After its release, the show had a spot on Netflix’s Top 10 list for a long time. When asked if he had played the game from which the show was adopted, Tru revealed that he had played the game and that it was harder than it seemed.
- 2016: My Delivery Guy (TV mini-series)
- 2018: BROGA: Yoga for Bros (Short)
- 2019: Archibald’s Next Big Thing (TV Series Short)
- 2019: Hot Streets (TV Series)
- 2019-2021: Fast & Furious Spy Racers (TV Series Short)
- 2020: Rocket Arena (Video Game)
- 2020-2021: The Casagrandes (TV Series Short)
- 2020-2021: The Mighty Ones (TV Series)
- 2020-2021: TrollsTopia (TV Series Short)
- 2020-2022: Madagascar: A Little Wild (TV Series)
- 2021: Spidey and His Amazing Friends (TV Series)
- 2021: Psychonauts 2 (Video Game)
- 2021: Archibald’s Next Big Thing is Here (TV Series Short)
- 2021-2022: The Rookie (TV Series)
- 2022: We Baby Bears (TV Series)
- 2022: The Cuphead Show! (TV Series)
Is Tru Valentino Married?
Just like most of the information about the American actor, Tru Valentino has kept his love life private. So far, the actor has not introduced anyone as his wife and chances are he is still very single. Similarly, we do not know whether or not he is in a relationship.
He has also not revealed who his girlfriend is, that is if he has any. For now, all that is known about him centers on his acting career and the work he has done so far. Good enough, he has not been mentioned to be involved in any relationship scandal in the past.
What is Tru Valentino’s Height?
Tru Valentino is estimated to be about 5 feet 10 inches tall, which is equivalent to 70 inches and 178 cm tall. There are no details of his other body measurements. However, the actor has a well-sculpted body and clear evidence of consistent workout and exercise. Tru used to flaunt his awesome build on his Instagram page until he made a post stating that he wouldn’t be doing that anymore as he would prefer to be known for his humor than his aesthetics.
Tru Valentino’s Growing Social Media Presence
The talented actor is not very active on social media despite having accounts across different social media platforms. His Instagram: @tru_valentino has a few thousand followers at the time of writing this article. He also has a few hundred followers on Twitter: @Tru_Valentino and an even fewer number of followers on Facebook: @Tru Valentino (Tru).
However, this is not to say Tru Valentino isn’t a famous person, but just maybe he is gradually building his fan base. Also, Tru gained fame in the not-so-distant past and he is gradually working his way up the ladder. His social media pages reveal that he has a good sense of humor and is looking toward achieving more as an entertainer.