Joseph Lee Anderson Biography
Joseph Lee Anderson is an American actor, writer, and director. He is best known for portraying Rocky Johnson in the Youn Rock NBC series, based upon the life of professional wrestler and actor Dwayne Johnson, also known by his ring name “the Rock”. The series is created by Nahnatchka Khan and Jeff Chiang and premiered on NBC on February 16, 2021.
Joseph has also appeared in other movies such as Harriet, S.W.A.T., American Soul, Timeless, and much more. As a filmmaker, he is known for directing the Jog, a short film that screened at many film festivals including South by South West!.
|Full Names||Joseph Lee Anderson|
|Occupation / Profession||Actor, Writer, and Director|
|Race / Ethnicity||African-American|
Joseph Lee Anderson Age
Anderson 29 years as of 2022. He was born on 22 February 1993, in Kansas City, United States. He celebrates his birthday on Feb 22nd every year. His birth sign is Pisces.
|Age and Birthday Information|
|Age||29 Years (As of 2022)|
|Date of Birth||February 22, 1993|
|Place of Birth||Kansas City, Kansas, USA|
Joseph Lee Anderson Height and Weight
Joseph is a man of average stature and moderate weight 250 pounds. However, he has not shared his actual height and other body measurements. All that he revealed is that he had to undergo thorough training and gain a substantial amount of weight so that he could portray Rocky Johnson. He revealed that he worked with trainer Tim Hamilton in Los Angeles to get in top shape. He put on 30 pounds with more than 16 of it added muscle.
“I got up to 250 pounds,” he said. “It was rough because quarantine was happening and all the gyms were shut down in L.A., but we got it done. We always get tested and make sure it is safekeeping distance.”
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Joseph Lee Anderson Education
Details regarding his educational background including the schools and colleges he attended are not available at the moment. This section will be updated once we get the information.
|School (s)||Not Available|
|College / University||Not Available|
|Highest Qualification||Not Available|
Joseph Lee Anderson Family
Anderson was born and brought up in Kansas, USA. Our efforts to find out more about his family came to no avail as no such information is publicly available. Thus, the identity of his father and mother is still unclear. It is also not known if brothers or sisters. We will update this section once this information is available.
|Father (Dad)||Not Known|
Joseph Lee Anderson Dating
Joseph has not gone public with his relationship, it is not publicly known whether he is married or in a relationship. His partner’s information will be updated as soon as the information is available. It is also not known whether he has any children or not.
|Girlfriend / Wife||Not Known|
Joseph Lee Anderson Net Worth
Joseph’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million dollars. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as an actor. Through his various sources of income, he has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
|Salary and Networth Information|
|Net Worth||$1 million – $5 million|
|Source of Income||Actor, Writer, and Director|
Joseph Lee Anderson In Young Rock
Anderson is cast as Rocky Johnson, Dwayne Johnson’s father in the NBC newly released series Young Rock. The series is based upon the life of professional wrestler and actor Dwayne Johnson, also known by his ring name “the Rock”. The series is created by Nahnatchka Khan and Jeff Chiang and premiered on NBC on February 16, 2021.
He revealed that he went through five auditions before getting the call he got the part. A Zoom call with Dwayne, who also appears on the NBC series, helped get him in the right headspace.
“He just told me to be as charismatic as you can and as loving as you can. Just be true,” Anderson said of the conversation.
“He and his father had a very complicated relationship, but Dwayne for the show wanted to focus on the good. The good in their relationship. Rocky was a guy who could make everyone feel amazing and like a million bucks no matter who you are. That’s the type of Rocky you’re going to see on the show. Very charismatic. Very likable dude.”
The actor also watched a lot of Rocky’s matches on YouTube. He looked to pick up moves and signature style in the ring
Joseph Lee Anderson Acting Career
Anderson is no stranger to sets, having a healthy resume with stints on shows like S.W.A.T. and American Soul, Timeless, he even played Muhammad Ali in I’m Dying Up Here. Joseph is also a filmmaker, most known for directing The Jog, a short film which screened at many film festivals including South by South West!
Joseph Lee Anderson Movies and Tv Shows
- Birdie’s Eye View (TV Series) ( Plays Junior Pepper)
- 2021 Young Rock (TV Series) ( Cast as Rocky Johnson)
- 2020 Alt (TV Series)
- 2020/IUnder My Skin ( Cast as Tallis)
- 2020The 24th (Davids)
- 2019The Square Root (TV Series) ( Cast as Blaine)
- 2019NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) (Marine Lance Corporal Bernard ‘Barney’ Ernest)
- 2019The View from Here (Short)
- 2019The Jog (Short)
- 2019American Soul (TV Series) (Joseph Clarke)
- 2018S.W.A.T. (TV Series) (Tony Larmen)
- 2018I’m Dying Up Here (TV Series) (Muhammad Ali)
- – Now You See Me, Now You Don’t (2018) (Muhammad Ali)
- 2018You People (Chad Johnson (as Joseph Anderson))
- 2018Belong to Us (Lyle (as Joseph Anderson)
- 2018Timeless (TV Series) (Wendell Scott)
Frequently Asked Questions About Joseph Lee Anderson
Joseph Lee Anderson is a renowned actor, writer, and director. He is best known for portraying Rocky Johnson in the Youn Rock NBC series, based upon the life of professional wrestler and actor Dwayne Johnson, also known by his ring name “the Rock”.
Anderson is an American national born on 22nd February 1993, in Kansas City.
He stands at an average height, he has not shared his height with the public. His height will be listed once we have it from a credible source.
Details about his love life are still under review. We will let you know when he gets in a relationship or when we discover helpful information about his love life.
Lee has an approximate net worth of between $1 million and $5 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.
Details about Anderson’s salary are not yet disclosed. However, information about how much he makes will be updated as soon as it is available.
Because of security reasons, he has not shared his precise location of residence. We will update this information if we get the location and images of his house.
Lee is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
He is still an active participant in the creative entertainment industry, he is a cast member of the newly released series Young Rock, which premiered on NBC on February 16th, 2021.
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