Rudy Pankow aka JJ Maybank from Outer Banks has attractive career background before he even debuted as a heart-throbbing actor.
Directly after he graduated from high school, he moved from Alaska and joined Michael Woolson Studios to get some acting education there.
Later, Rudy successfully completed his acting course and debuted as a theatre actor to get acting experiences, such as his theatre plays in Mary Poppins, Oliver Twist, and also The Nutcracker.
No longer after that, Rudy then debuted as an actual actor in 2017, when he was so busy appearing in various movies and TV.
In 2017, he had appeared in several short movies such as Nobody Knows, 11:47, and Do Good Things. He also acted in a TV called Sunny Family Cult.
Rudy later continued his acting career in 2018 by featuring in Muse’s MV, Thought Contagion.
In that year, he also appeared in Not Me, Last Summer, and Deviant.
One year later, Rudy acted in The Politician (2019) and Solved (2019). From those projects, he got more recognition and appraisal by the public.
And in 2020, he hit his popularity by starring in Outer Banks, a Netflix series, and also a movie called Space Waves.
- Real Name: Rudeth Pankow
- Stage Name: Rudy Pankow
- Nickname: Rudy, Roddog, Toot, Simonin Shuga
- Birthday: August 12, 1998
- Birthplace: Ketchikan, Alaska, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- Nationality: American
- Height: 183 cm (6’0″)
- Weight: 75 kg (165 lbs)
- Blood Type: –
- Religion: Christian
- Profession: Actor
- Education: Ketchikan High School
- Hobbies: Swimming, Hiking, Snowboarding, Soccer
- Parents: Andrew Pankow (father), Penny Pankow (mother)
- Siblings: Alec Pankow (brother), Henning Pankow (brother)
- Girlfriend: Elaine Siemek
- Facebook: –
- Twitter: @rudeth
- Instagram: @rudeth
- TikTok: @rudethpankowofficial
- YouTube: –
- Rudy was already interested in acting when he was just a middle school student.
- He loves to play soccer.
- When Rudy was in high school, he joined various soccer competitions.
- Initially, he wanted to enroll in a culinary school to be a chef.
- His role as JJ Maybank in Outer Banks is attractive to him because he and JJ Maybank both are raised in a small city.
- Rudy loves to spend time outdoors and enjoy the fresh air.
- Rudy loves to spend his time with water.
- He has a certificate as a kayak guide.
- Rudy enjoys showering in the dark with no light in the bathroom.
- He once got a student exchange to Japan.
- He can speak in Japanese, French, and also Spanish.
- Rudy moved to LA after he finished his study at high school.
- He is also able to play harmonica.
- Rudy loves to take some pictures of beautiful sceneries.
- His ideal type is…
Rudy Pankow is really a charming actor. He is kind, humble, outgoing, and generous to his fans. No wonder his supporter always keeps growing its number over time.