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Jesse Borrego

Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Borrego studied theatre and dance at The University of Incarnate Word; he studied acting at The California Institute of the Arts. In the 1980s he attended an open audition for the TV Series "Fame" where he won the role of "Jesse Velasquez", a role he would have for three years. Borrego, however, would return ... See full bio »

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 2017 Colossal Youth (post-production)
Mr. De La Vega
 2016/I Birth of a Killer (Short) (completed)
Lucas Father
 2016 The Margarita Man (pre-production)
Jimmy Martinez
 2016 Gino's Wife
Agent Montoya
 2015 American Crime (TV Series)
- Episode Ten (2015) ... Oscar
- Episode Nine (2015) ... Oscar
- Episode Seven (2015) ... Oscar
- Episode Six (2015) ... Oscar
- Episode Three (2015) ... Oscar
 2014 Shut Out: A Baseball Film (Short)
Martin Duque
 2013 Wappo vs. The World (Short)
 2013 Burn Notice (TV Series)
- Things Unseen (2013) ... Nando
 2013 Go for Sisters
Juan Calles
 2013 Line of Duty
Mr. Ramirez
 2011 Colombiana
 2011 Chaos (TV Series)
Ernesto Salazar
- Proof of Life (2011) ... Ernesto Salazar
 2009 Dream Healing
 2009 La Mission
 2008 The Bookie
 1997-2008 ER (TV Series)
Javier / HIV-Positive Patient
- Believe the Unseen (2008) ... Javier
- Blackout (2007) ... Javier
- Gravity (2007) ... Javier
- Ambush (1997) ... HIV-Positive Patient
 2007 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Felix Rodriguez
- Lying Down with Dogs (2007) ... Felix Rodriguez
 2006 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Nicolas Suero
- Free Fall (2006) ... Nicolas Suero
 2005 Medical Investigation (TV Series)
Antonio Baracas
- Mission La Roca: Part 2 (2005) ... Antonio Baracas
- Mission La Roca: Part 1 (2005) ... Antonio Baracas
 2003 Scooby-Doo and the Monster of Mexico (Video)
Luis Otero / Musician #2 / Suspicious Tourist (voice)
 2003 Shadow Chaser (Short)
 2003 The Maldonado Miracle (TV Movie)
Hector Maldonado
 2002 What's New, Scooby-Doo? (TV Series)
Luis Cepeda
- 3-D Struction (2002) ... Luis Cepeda (voice)
 2001 Come and Take It Day
 2001 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Tommy Hernandez
- Mi Familia (2001) ... Tommy Hernandez
 2000 Hell Swarm (TV Movie)
 1999 The Darkest Day (TV Movie)
 1999 The Magnificent Seven (TV Series)
Don Paulo Monterro
- Love and Honor (1999) ... Don Paulo Monterro
 1999 Brimstone (TV Series)
Paco Gomez
- Lovers (1999) ... Paco Gomez
 1998 LiteWeight
 1998 Veteranos
 1998 Bubba and Ike
 1998 The Hunger (TV Series)
- Plain Brown Envelope (1998) ... Jess
 1997 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Tanatiuh the Fierce
- The Shoemaker and the Elves (1997) ... Tanatiuh the Fierce (voice)
 1997 The Maker
Felice A. Beato
 1997 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Michael Watters
- The Son Also Rises (1997) ... Michael Watters
 1997 Retroactive
 1996 Pain Flower
 1996 Lone Star
 1996 Dalva (TV Movie)
Duane Stonehorse
 1996 Follow Me Home
 1994 I Like It Like That
 1994 Bienvenido-Welcome
Dario / Jijio
 1993 Blood In, Blood Out
 1991 Before the Storm (TV Movie)
 1991 China Beach (TV Series)
- 100 Klicks Out (1991) ... Hector
 1991 Under Cover (TV Series)
- Sacrifices (1991)
 1990 Midnight Caller (TV Series)
Kid Salinas / Carlos Mendez
- Kid Salinas (1990) ... Kid Salinas / Carlos Mendez
 1989 Married with Children (TV Series)
- Can't Dance, Don't Ask Me (1989) ... Bruno
 1988-1989 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Octavio Escandero / Enrique 'Rique' Lorca-Mendez
- Jack of All Trades (1989) ... Octavio Escandero
- A Bullet for Crockett (1988) ... Enrique 'Rique' Lorca-Mendez
 1989 New York Stories
Reuben Toro (segment "Life Lessons")
 1987 The Bronx Zoo (TV Series)
Julio Gaspare
- Small Victories (1987) ... Julio Gaspare
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Starred in "Woyzeck" (in the title role), "Cymbeline" and "American Notes" at the Public Theatre. See more »

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