Home / Biography / Rick Perry

Rick Perry


Republican governor who produced a failed Presidential run in 2012. He was the longest constantly providing U.S. governor of Tx, winning three conditions, and in 2013 he announced that he’d not look for a 4th term as Governor. In 2017,? Donald Trump? called him the united states Secretary of Energy.? He was a prankster that once positioned M80 fireworks in toilets to scare unsuspecting college students. He triggered controversy throughout a Republican presidential argument in 2012 when he stated that folks who didn’t want to give citizenship to kids of unlawful immigrants had been heartless. He wedded Anita Thigpen Perry in 1982 plus they elevated two kids called Sydney and Griffin Perry. His parents, Tx ranchers, had been Ray Perry and Amelia June Holt. He endorsed Newt Gingrich for Chief executive in 2012 after he decreased from the race.

Quick Facts

Full Name Rick Perry
Date Of Birth March 4, 1950
Place Of Birth Paint Creek, TX
Height 1.85 m
Profession Politician
Education Texas A&M University
Nationality American
Spouse Anita Thigpen Perry
Children Griffin Perry, Sydney Perry
Parents Amelia June Holt, Joseph Ray Perry
Siblings Amelia Rhaye Perry
TV Shows Dancing with the Stars
Star Sign Pisces

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

1 Recovering from surgery on his right clavicle [February 25, 2012].
2 Suspended presidential campaign [January 19, 2012].
3 2012 GOP presidential candidate.
4 Underwent minor back surgery on July 1, 2011.
5 Re-elected to a third four-year term as Governor of Texas on November 2, 2010.
6 Father of daughter Sydney Perry.
7 On February 2, 2007, issued an executive order requiring that all girls ages 11-12 be given give vaccine for the human pappilloma virus (HPV), a major cause of cervical cancer, before enrolling in public schools, beginning fall 2008. This makes Texas the first state to require the vaccine, assuming the legislature does not override it.
8 On November 7, 2006, he was re-elected as Governor of Texas, despite, or perhaps because of, four other candidates running against him: former Democratic U.S. Representative Chris Bell, Libertarian James Werner and both Carol Keeton Strayhorn (aka Carole McClellan) and Kinky Friedman running as independents.
9 Was Lieutenant Governor of Texas under George W. Bush, until Bush resigned to become President. In 2006, one of his opponents in the Governor's race is Carol Keeton Strayhorn (aka Carole McClellan, the mother of President Bush's press secretary, Scott McClellan.
10 Republican Governor of Texas (2000-present).



Little Hope Was Arson 2013 Documentary special thanks
Dallas 2012-2013 TV Series thanks - 14 episodes
Predators 2010 the producers wish to thank for their assistance - as The Governor of Texas
Inning by Inning: A Portrait of a Coach 2008 Documentary thanks
Planet Terror 2007 special thanks - as The Honorable Rick Perry Governor of Texas
Death Proof 2007 special thanks - as The Honorable Rick Perry Governor of Texas
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada 2005 special thanks - as Governor Rick Perry
Sin City 2005 special thanks - as The Honorable Rick Perry
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over 2003 special thanks - as The Honorable Rick Perry Governor of Texas



Rand the Movie 2017 Documentary announced Himself
President Trump: The Inauguration - ITV News Special 2017 TV Special Himself
The Nominee 2016 Documentary Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2016 TV Series Himself
Good Morning America 2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
Dancing with the Stars 2016 TV Series Himself - Contestant
Fox and Friends 2012-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate / Himself - 2016 Presidential Candidate
America's Election HQ 2016 TV Series Himself - Speaker
Hannity 2010-2016 TV Series Himself / Himsel
The View 2016 TV Series Himself - Former Texas Governor
Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo 2015-2016 TV Series Himself - Former Presidential Candidate / Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate
This Week 2015 TV Series Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate
Fox News Sunday 2013-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate / Himself - GOP Presidential Candidate / ...
Face the Nation 2012-2015 TV Series Himself - 2016 GOP Presidential Candidate / Himself - Former Texas Governor / Himself
On the Record w/ Brit Hume 2012-2014 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2014 TV Series Himself
Crossfire 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
Cavuto on Business 2013 TV Series Himself
Happening Now 2012 TV Series Himself
Your World w/ Neil Cavuto 2012 TV Series Himself
Hating Breitbart 2012 Documentary Himself
Janeane from Des Moines 2012 Himself
The O'Reilly Factor 2012 TV Series Himself
Deep in the Heart 2012 Himself (as Governor Rick Perry)
Republican Presidential Debate 2012 TV Special Himself
Piers Morgan Tonight 2011-2012 TV Series Himself
Meet the Press 2005-2012 TV Series Himself
ABC News Republican Debate New Hampshire 2012 TV Special Himself
Republican Presidential Debate 2011 TV Movie Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011 TV Series Himself
The Republican National Security Debate 2011 TV Movie Himself
South Carolina Republican Debate 2011 TV Movie Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2011 TV Series Himself - Top Ten List Presenter
Today 2011 TV Series Himself
The Western Republican Presidential Debate 2011 TV Movie Himself
The Republican Candidates Debate 2012 2011 TV Movie Himself
The Early Show 2011 TV Series Himself
Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano 2010 TV Series Himself
The Daily Show 2010 TV Series Himself
Along Came Kinky... Texas Jewboy for Governor 2009 Documentary Himself
Now 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
Special Session 2005-2007 TV Series Himself
Texas Monthly Talks: Texas Gubernatorial Special 2006 TV Mini-Series Himself
Hannity & Colmes 2005 TV Series Himself
The Big Story 2005 TV Series Himself
Man of the House 2005/I Himself (as James Richard Perry)
ESPN SportsCentury 2003 TV Series documentary Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015-2017 TV Series Himself / Himself - 2011 Debate / Himself - At New Hampshire Forum / ...
Dispatches 2017 TV Series documentary Himself
Extra 2016 TV Series Himself
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee 2016 TV Series Himself - Republican Candidate for President
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015-2016 TV Series Himself - Commenting on Donald Trump / Himself / Himself - 2011 Debate
The Making of Trump 2015 TV Movie documentary Himself
Billions in Change 2015 Documentary short Himself (uncredited)
Inside Edition 2015 TV Series documentary Himself
The Drunken Peasants 2015 TV Series Himself
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver 2014 TV Series Himself
Real Time with Bill Maher 2013 TV Series Himself
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories 2013 TV Series Himself - Texas Governor
Frontline 2010-2012 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Governor, Texas
The Newsroom 2012 TV Series Himself
Koch Brothers Exposed 2012 Documentary Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011-2012 TV Series Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2011 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2011 TV Series Himself
The O'Reilly Factor 2008 TV Series Himself
Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement 2007 Video documentary Himself
Bush's Brain 2004 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
60 Minutes 2002 TV Series documentary Himself - Governor, Texas (segment "Texas")

Looks like we don't have awards information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!

1 Freedom of religion does not mean freedom from religion.
2 [on his faith in God] His agenda is not a political agenda. His agenda is a salvation agenda.
3 I'm actually for gun control. Both hands.

Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!

Looks like we don't have pictures. Sorry!

Check Also

Olivia Sanabia

Youthful actress who landed the starring role of Kelly Quinn within the Amazon Studios television …