Pua Magasiva net worth 2019: How did the former actor and radio host attain such wealth, net worth and fame during his short career? Read on as we give you secrets about him you may never find anywhere and also untold information about his death.
Who is Pua Magasiva?
Let me surprise you if you are a fan or have watched the movie Power Rangers series do a flashback, do you remember the red ranger in the Power Rangers Ninja Storm that’s Pua Magasiva.
He is an actor and radio host from Samoa a country in Oceania. He died on the 11th May 2019 leaving behind his wife Sadler and his two children. Pua Magasiva net worth if he was alive today will be around $600,000.
|Profession||Actor, Radio Personality|
|Date of Birth||August 10, 1980|
|Death||May 11, 2019|
Life and Career
Pua Magasiva was born as a twin on the 10th of August 1980 in Apia the largest city in Samoa a country in Oceania but he had his upbringing in Wellington, New Zealand.
His parents are Salafa and Taufaiula Ropati Magasiva and he has four brothers and a sister. He has an elder brother by the name Robbie Magasiva who is a renowned actor who has starred in most New Zealand movies.
Pua got his inspiration to be an actor from his elder brother. Pua studied at St Patricks College and upon graduation began taking up small act roles to boost his skills as an actor.
His career progressed gradually and he got the role of Elvis Iosefa in the film Shortland Street in 1999 marking the beginning of his career.
He made a remarkable improvement in his career and two years later got a role in the television series Aroha. The movie was aired live and in movie festivals which earned it mixed reviews but it didn’t fare badly.
He had his career breakthrough in the year 2003 in the kids and youth favourite Power Rangers: Ninja Storm a part of the power rangers franchise. He played the role of Shane Clarke the Red Wind Ranger who is seen as the leader of the Power rangers.
The year 2003 had him get a role in the New Zealand television program Shortland Street where he played as Vinnie Kruse.
He played in the series for a period of three seasons before venturing into other works.
In 2016, he played the role of Michael a ladies man in the comedy movie Sione’s Wedding also known as Samoan wedding.
He also appeared in the movies 30 days of night, diplomatic immunity and outrageous fortune.
Apart from movies he also plays in dramas and has played in Sex with Strangers and Two Days in Dream with both dramas receiving positive reviews.
He has played in a drama titled Where We Once Belonged with his brother and mentor in 2008. Pua has appeared on commercials and also helped saved a man’s life.
Personal Life and Death
He got married to Kourtney Magasiva in 2012 and they both had a daughter named Jasmine. The marriage hit the rocks and they both got divorced in 2015.
Three years later he got married to Lizz Sadler a teacher. Sadler had a daughter by the name Layla which he took as his own.
Pua on the 11th of May 2019, was found dead in his house which had been caused by heart failure but an inquiry is still ongoing about the cause of death. We will update you when it has been completed.
He was laid to rest on the 17th of May 2019. Upon his death, his elder brother caters for his two children Jasmine and Layla.
Pua Magasiva Net Worth: How did he amass such wealth?
Pua Magasiva net worth if alive would be $600,000 which he got mostly from his acting career. He earned around $120,000 annually from his movies, commercials and from the theatre.
He ran commercials for the Lit plus a beverage firm which also partners with the popular brand coca-cola.