Rick Cosnett Wiki Biography, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Family, Net Worth, Career & more

rick cosnett the flash

About Rick Cosnett

 Richard James Cosnett commonly known as Rick Cosnett is a Zimbabwean-Australian Actor who is popular for his roles as Wes Maxfield in The Vampire Diaries and Eddie Thawne in The Flash. He was raised on a farm in Chegutu, Zimbabwe. His family used to take part in the musical theaters which made him so interesting in the acting field. When Cosnett was seventeen his family moved to Queensland in Australia. He had attended Queensland University in Brisbane. He also received a scholarship to pursue his music graduation. Cosnett plays an openly gay character in the American Broadcasting Company series.


Full Name Richard James Cosnett
Nick Name Rick, Ricky
Date Of Birth April 6, 1983 [1]wikipedia
Birth Place Chegutu, Zimbabwe
Religion Christian
Horoscope Aries
Nationality Zimbabwean Australian and American
Career Start 2004
Profession Actor, Director

Physical  Stats

Age 39 Years
Height 5 feet 11 inches
Weight 74 Kg
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light Brown
Sexual Orientation Gay


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Siblings 2

Personal Life




Relationship & more

Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Katharina Samsel

Favorite Things

Favorite Actor John West Shipp
Favorite Actress  Candice Patton
Favorite Destination London
Favorite Color Black
Favorite Tv Show Vampire Diaries

Money Factor

Cosnett has a net worth of around $1.5 Million USD. The major source of his income is from TV shows and web series.


Year Title
2006 The Bet
2008 The Terrorist
2009 The Neighbour
2010 The Elephant in the Room
2012 The Timing of Love
2013 Continuing Fred
2017 Zim High, Skybound
2018 EI Mirador [2]IMDB
2019 Tu me Manques. The Wrong Husband, Softer

Social Media


Hobbies, Interests

Richard loves traveling, and listening to music, and has a great interest in Italian food. He also loves indoor games and is an expert in chess.

Hobbies Listening To Music and Travelling
Food Italian food
Music Electronic Dance
Sports Chess

Some unknown facts about

  • He got acting interest from his family as they used to participate in community musical theater.
  • He has graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting Degree from the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane.
  • Rick Cosnett’s first film was “The Bet” it was a crime drama thriller film.
  • Richard has been a housemate of Brooke Mickan and Kelly Durnell.
  • He started his career by acting in the theaters.
  • Richard Cosnett has been a professional actor since 2004.
  • He worked in 3 episodes in HeadLand as Brad Patridge.
  • In the year 2006, he got the opportunity to work as the character Mike Voss in the film The Bet.
  • Later he was recognized for his performance in the series The Vampire Diaries.


1 wikipedia

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You cannot copy content of this page