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Trinidad Silva (I) (1950–1988)

Trinidad Silva was born on January 30, 1950 in Mission, Texas, USA as Trinidad Silva Jr. He was an actor, known for UHF (1989), Colors (1988) and The Jerk (1979). He was married to Sofia Alvarez. He died on July 31, 1988 in Whittier, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1988 Colors
 1988 The Night Before
 1988 The Milagro Beanfield War
Milagro Townsperson
 1988 Stones for Ibarra (TV Movie)
Basilio Garcia
 1986 Jocks
 1986 Hunter (TV Series)
Hector Rivas
- Fagin 1986 (1986) ... Hector Rivas
 1986 Stir Crazy (TV Series)
- Basic Straining (1986) ... Juan
 1984 Maximum Security (TV Series)
- Pilot (1984) ... Puck
 1984 Crackers
 1983 El Norte
 1983 Second Thoughts
1st Latino
 1982 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Ramon Cruz
- A Cry for Help (1982) ... Ramon Cruz
 1982 National Lampoon's Movie Madness
Carlos - 'Growing Yourself'
 1981 Barney Miller (TV Series)
- Games (1981) ... Puente
 1981 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Venice Knights gangleader
- Venice (1981) ... Venice Knights gangleader
 1979 The White Shadow (TV Series)
- A Christmas Present (1979) ... Julio
 1979 The Jerk
 1979 Walk Proud
 1977-1979 Visions (TV Series)
Domingo / Joe
- Ladies in Waiting (1979) ... Domingo
- Alambrista! (1977) ... Joe
 1977 Alambrista!
 1977 Police Story (TV Series)
Chicano #3
- The Malflores (1977) ... Chicano #3
 1977 Baretta (TV Series)
- That Sister Ain't No Cousin (1977) ... Harold
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