Pedro Pascal is a force to be reckoned with after the success of his TV series The Mandalorian. He is now part of the big Star Wars franchise, and more is to come from this Chilean-American actor.
He started his career in the 1990s, playing various guest roles on several TV series. He finally made his breakthrough when he became a part of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones. With this success, how rich do Pedro Pascal have become today?
The Humble Beginnings of Pedro Pascal
The now-47-year-old was passionate about two things when he was young: swimming and drama. However, he chose to pursue acting instead and started an entertainment career in the 1990s.
He first became a part of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and came the 2000s, he joined the shows The Good Wife, Homeland, The Mentalist, and Law & Order.
He then started to gain more prominence when he played roles in Graceland and Game of Thrones in 2013. His character as The Red Viper became known to many, followed by a role in the Netflix series Narcos in 2015.
He then became a cast member of the movie Bloodsucking Bastards and worked alongside Heidi Klum in the music video for Sia’s “Fire Meet Gasoline.”
Pedro Pascal’s Theater Works
Aside from his acting career on the big and small screens, Pedro Pascal also works in the theatre world.
He is part of the productions of Orphans, Maple and Vine, Beauty of the Father, Based on a Totally True Story, Sand, Old Comedy, Some Men, and the Shakespeare in the Park’s 2006 Macbeth.
He then returned to the world of movies in the 2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle, followed by The Great Wall.
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In 2018, he joined Denzel Washington in The Equalizer 2, and the biggest role of his life came in 2019 when he did The Mandalorian.
The Disney+ series instantly makes him a pop culture icon, being a part of the Star Wars world.
He also did the films Triple Frontier and Wonder Woman 1984.
With his hard work, Pedro Pascal is now $10 million rich, per Celebrity Net Worth.
Pedro Pascal in His Role as Din Djarin in The Mandalorian
If there’s one thing that makes Pedro Pascal loves his role as Din Djarin in The Mandalorian, it’s because his character is wearing a helmet most of the time. In fact, the actor admitted it’s what excites him as the Mandalorian himself.
In the Star Wars cover story of Vanity Fair’s June issue, he said he was a little surprised by how compelling his role could be because “he’s faceless.”
“Maybe I’m a little bit of a commitment-phobe because the coolness of it really excites me, and the life span of it really intimidates me,” he said.
As he only has to lend his voice for the role, it makes scheduling for him easy, letting him do other projects.
He is part of the new HBO series The Last of Us and the movie The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent.
How can he do this? Pedro Pascal can record his voice work while a double plays Din on the small screen.
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