Biography and career[edit | edit source]
Fredo was born in Puerto Rico to Arlene Brando and John Rothrock. He is the oldest of six siblings. Rock was raised between Puerto Rico and New Jersey, attending Edgewood Regional High School. During his time ih school, he had varied interests that ranged from track and field and wrestling, to computers and literature. Rock also wrote poetry, getting published in the International Library of Poetry.
After school, Rock joined the United States Navy. He attended classes at the Hospital Corpsman School, Surface Warfare, and Communications Department, among others. Rock spent most of his service as a communications expert, spending 4 months in the Persian Gulf. After that, he decided to pursue a career in acting, and started working several jobs so he could move to California.
During his acting career, he has had roles on films like Alien Arsenal and Live Free or Die Hard, as well as TV shows like NBC's The 60's, Fox's 24, and CBS' Cold Case. He is currently a member of SAG/AFTRA.
Role on 24[edit | edit source]
Rock played the role of an FBI agent during Season 6 of 24. In Day 6: 10:00am-11:00am his character stood guard while agent Jennings planted a wire on Walid Al-Rezani. In the next episode, he ran towards Walid when he was being beaten up by Heydar. Rock was not credited for his role.
24 credits[edit | edit source]
Selected filmography[edit | edit source]
- Crossing Over (2009)
- Iron Man (2008)
- Lions for Lambs (2007)
- Live Free or Die Hard (2007)