Mexican-American actor based in Los Angeles who grew up in the tough East Los Angeles hood.
Hobby and passion is riding and building motorcycles. His pride and joy is a 1972 Moto Guzzi El Dorado police bike that he worked on for two years.
He had the nickname sniper in Training Day and he was a Army SF sniper in Clear & Present Danger.
Personal Quotes (2)
When I was a kid, they bussed us down to a screening of To Kill a Mockingbird in an old theater and it was just a great experience. I became fascinated by the fact that you could translate written material into performance. That's what compelled me to pursue this. I went to college and studied writing and I got involved in theater. It's always been my passion. I love the challenge of translating the written word into performance.
Live theatre provides a rush you can't get in film or television. But it is the TV and film work that offers the leisure to go off and do a play.