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Ricardo Chavira

Ricardo Chavira was born on September 1, 1971 in San Antonio, Texas, USA as Ricardo Antonio Chavira. He is an actor, known for Desperate Housewives (2004), Piranha 3D (2010) and Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009). He has been married to Marcea Dietzel since September 22, 2007. They have two children. See full bio »

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2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Desperate Housewives
Desperate Housewives Carlos Solis
Piranha 3D
Dead Space 3
Dead Space 3 Sgt. John Carver


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 2017 Santa Clarita Diet (TV Series) (pre-production)
 2016/I Birth of a Killer (Short) (completed)
 2016 Tournament (post-production)
 2016-2017 Scandal (TV Series)
Francisco Vargas / Frankie Vargas
- Episode #6.2 (2017) ... Frankie Vargas
 2016 Telenovela (TV Series)
- Split Personalities (2016) ... Martin
 2015 Oro y Polvo
Don Toribio
 2015 Being Charlie
 2015 Castle (TV Series)
Congressman Alex Lopez
- At Close Range (2015) ... Congressman Alex Lopez
 2014 Bad Teacher (TV Series)
- Yearbook (2014) ... Tico
- Fieldtrippers (2014) ... Tico
 2013 Burn Notice (TV Series)
Rafael Serano
- Down Range (2013) ... Rafael Serano
 2013 Warehouse 13 (TV Series)
Detective Briggs
- Instinct (2013) ... Detective Briggs
 2013 Dead Space 3 (Video Game)
Sgt. John Carver (voice)
 2013 Welcome to the Family (TV Series)
Miguel Hernandez / Chuey Hernandez
- The Sleepover (2013) ... Miguel Hernandez (as Ricardo A. Chavira)
- Date Night (2013) ... Miguel Hernandez (as Ricardo A. Chavira)
- Boxing-Ring (2013) ... Miguel Hernandez (as Ricardo A. Chavira)
- Junior Takes a Stand (2013) ... Miguel Hernandez (as Ricardo A. Chavira)
- Thanksgiving (2013) ... Miguel Hernandez (as Ricardo A. Chavira)
 2004-2012 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
Carlos Solis
- Finishing the Hat (2012) ... Carlos Solis (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- Give Me the Blame (2012) ... Carlos Solis (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- The People Will Hear (2012) ... Carlos Solis (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira, credit only)
- Lost My Power (2012) ... Carlos Solis (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- With So Little to Be Sure Of (2012) ... Carlos Solis (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2011 Dead Space: Aftermath (Video)
Alejandro Borges (voice)
 2010 Piranha 3D
 2010 Chasing 3000
Dr. Boogie
 2009 Don't Let Me Drown
 2008 Saving God
Rev. Danny Christopher
 2008 Days of Wrath
Detective Romeros
 2008 Ball Don't Lie
 2007 Cosmic Radio
 2007 Rockaway
 2007 Kings of South Beach (TV Movie)
 2005 George Lopez (TV Series)
 2004 The Alamo
Private Gregorio Esparza (as Ricardo S. Chavira)
 2001-2003 JAG (TV Series)
Capt. Rapaport
- The Boast (2003) ... Capt. Rapaport (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- Liberty (2001) ... (as Ricardo A. Chavira)
 2003 Joan of Arcadia (TV Series)
Sgt. Eddie Fosberg
- The Boat (2003) ... Sgt. Eddie Fosberg (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2003 Kingpin (TV Mini-Series)
- Gimme Shelter (2003) ... (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2002 The Division (TV Series)
- Welcome Home (2002) ... Bernard (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- Spin Dry (2002) ... Bernard (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2002 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
- It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2002) ... Ramon (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- Back to the Garden (2002) ... Ramon (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- In Place of Anger (2002) ... Ramon (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
- Out, Out, Brief Candle (2002) ... Ramon (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2002 24 (TV Series)
Agent Bundy
- 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. (2002) ... Agent Bundy (as Richard Antonio Chavira)
 2002 Boris (Short)
 2002 The Grubbs (TV Series)
Coach Garra
- Pilot (2002) ... Coach Garra
 2001 Philly (TV Series)
A.D.A. Eddie Price
- Blown Away (2001) ... A.D.A. Eddie Price (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2001 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Kenny Sotomayor
- Thumb Enchanted Evening (2001) ... Kenny Sotomayor (as Ricardo Antonio Chavira)
 2001 Barstow 2008
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Alternate Names:

Ricardo A. Chavira | Ricardo Antonio Chavira | Ricardo S. Chavira | Richard Antonio Chavira | Richardo Antonio Chavira


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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He and girlfriend Marcea Dietzel got married in a secret ceremony while wearing their pajamas. Their 4 year old son Tomas was the ring bearer. Directly after the ceremony, the newlyweds attended Tomas' soccer game. See more »

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