Rooster McConaughey is an American actor, who initiated his career in the late 90s. He is well known for his prominent role on the 1998's movie The Newton Boys.
He starred in the show CNBC's West Texas Investors Club in January 2015 with co-star Butch Gilliam. Moreover, Rooster featured in the movie Call for Fire in 2017 and The Iron Orchard in 2018.
In addition to this, Rooster began his new TV show along with Butch Gilliam named Rooster & Butch on A&E Network in January 2018.
Apart from his career as an American actor just like Sam Milby, Rooster is best known as a famous oil pipe salesman in Texas.
Rooster McConaughey (Second from left) with his co-star Butch Gilliam and president of Hollywood life Bonnie Fuller in the set of West Texas Investors Club (Photo: Bonnie Fuller's Instagram)
He is a self-made multi-millionaire, who was able to amass a million-dollar already at the age of 30.
Rooster McConaughey's Wiki Plus Net Worth
With the birth name Michael Patrick McConaughey, Rooster was born on 2 August 1954 in Houston, Texas, USA to his father James Donald McConaughey and mother KayMcConaughey.
His father was a business person and an NFL player whereas his mom Kay McConaughey was an actress. Rooster was raised along with his younger brothers Matthew McConaughey and Pat McConaughey.
Matthew followed in the footsteps of mother and his eldest brother as both of them are actors. Eventually, he became a successful name in the big screen and even won an Oscar.
Speaking about Rooster's education, he never completed his college but surely acquires the quality of both of his parents as a businessman as well as an actor. As a successful acting career and an owner of DGM Supply, Rooster is estimated to accumulate a net worth of about $55 million.
Married Erica McConaughey As Third Wife
Rooster's married life is as interesting as his profession. Well, the 64-year-old actor and businessman is married to Erica McConaughey.
Before Erica, Rooster was married to two ladies.
His first wife’s name is Marsh Smyth. The duo had married on 5 December 1974 and welcomed their child, Madison Beaumont McConaughey in September 1975. Rooster was just 21 years old when he became a father for the first time.
However, their relationship turned south and ended on 27 June 1977.
After seven years, Rooster again married Georganne Hurt on 6 October 1984. The duo was blessed with two kids: a son and a daughter.
Rooster named his son after the name of a beer brand, Miller Lyte.
On 24 January 2018, during an interview with the Foxnews, he opened up about his reason to name his son as Miller. He revealed that he used to drink a lot of Miller Lite beer. So, eventually, he ended up giving his son the name of a beer.
Talking about his daughter, he revealed that she was named Margarita after the name of his then-wife, Georganne’s grandmother.
After the failure of two marriages, Rooster is relishing his life with third wife Erica McConaughey while balancing his business and TV shows.