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Joshua Rush is an American actor and politician. Rush is a successful and talented actor as well as a political activist.
Joshua Rush was born on December 14, 2001 in Houston, Texas, his age is 19 years. He later moved to LA to pursue his acting career. His father is a marketing strategist and his mother is a corporate documentary producer. Rush, who is Jewish, requested Andi Mack creator and executive producer Terri Minsky, who is also Jewish, to write a bar mitzvah scene for his character, which occurs in Season 2 Episode 13, “Cyrus’ Bash-Mitzvah!”
Rush was ten months old when he first appeared in a local television special, as well as several ads and catalogs shortly thereafter. By age 2, he had the ability to identify cars by logo and body style, and was featured on the KHOU morning news in a segment on how to raise “smart kids.”
Before working on Heroes, Rush appeared on Private Practice. His film credits include Blue Boy, The Journal, and Mindsight, and he played Carlos in the Baby Jamz: Daily Lessons and Jamz Sessions children’s video with Solange Knowles. He has also acted in commercials for Space Center Houston and Safeco Insurance, and a video e-card for americangreetings.com. In 2009, Rush appeared on The Jay Leno Show as the “Super Duper Nanny Son.” The same year he also appeared on Medium as Tanner Campbel, the boy in the banana costume, and on Criminal Minds as Ronny Downey.
Major Televison Role
Rush’s first major television role came in 2009 when he was cast on Heroes. He played Zachary Quinto’s character, Sylar, at a young age. This recurring role was part of a major plot point in season three. After Heroes, Rush had minor roles on Parenthood, CSI: NY, and Special Agent Oso.
In 2010, Rush began portraying a young version of Zachary Levi’s character Chuck Bartowski on Chuck. In this role, he worked with such actors as Scott Bakula and Linda Hamilton. Following his work on Chuck, Rush did ADR work on the Hallmark Channel movie November Christmas, and commercials for McDonald’s and GameStop.
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In 2012, Rush appeared as Turner Simmons in the feature film Parental Guidance, which earned him a Young Artist Award nomination as Best Supporting Young Actor Age Ten and Under in a Feature Film. He also appeared as Jacob in the 2015 thriller film Emelie. He voiced Toby in Netflix and DreamWorks Animation’s The Adventures of Puss in Boots and Breehn on Cartoon Network’s Clarence.
From 2016 to 2019, Rush voiced Bunga on the Disney Junior series The Lion Guard. From 2017 to 2019, he gained prominence through his role as Cyrus Goodman, the first gay main character on Disney Channel, the first to have a male love interest, TJ Kippen (Luke Mullen), and one of the two best friends of the title character on the Disney Channel series Andi Mack. In April 2019, it was announced he would voice the titular character in DreamWorks Animation Television series on Universal Kids, Where’s Waldo?.
Politics, news, and activism
Rush started a weekly news series on social media in 2018, titled News in a Rush, covering politics and current events in minute-long videos aimed to make younger viewers understand certain topics. Rush volunteered for the 2018 congressional campaigns of Beto O’Rourke, Ben McAdams, Harley Rouda, and Katie Porter. He served as the Under 18 Ambassador for National Absentee Ballot Day.
In 2019, he interned at the United States House of Representatives. Rush told Teen Vogue in an October 2019 interview that he identifies “as a Democrat, probably on the more progressive wing.”
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Rush was a surrogate for the Bernie Sanders 2020 presidential campaign. He volunteered for Senator Ed Markey’s reelection campaign, as well as interviewing several down-ballot congressional candidates. He is a panelist for the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media.
In February 2021, Rush announced that he has started a new job, as the communications director at Utah Democratic Party.
Joshua Rush Gender Issues and Parent Divorce
Rush came out as bisexual on August 6, 2019. In February 2020, Rush opened up about his parents’ divorce and his mental health issues in a Teen Vogue article.
Joshua Rush net worth
Joshua Rush net worth is estimated to be around $1 million. His major source of income is generated from his primary career as an actor, hosting shows and personal brands. He is making a considerable amount of wealth from his work.