No photo available. Represent Rico Chapa? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 31,009 this week

Rico Chapa (1940–2012)

Rico Chapa was born on July 19, 1940 in Robstown, Texas, USA as Roland Rico Chapa. He is known for his work on Mafia Man: Robstown Gangster (2012), The DSK Story (2012) and The Calling (2002). He died on September 9, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. See full bio »


(age 72) in Columbus, Ohio, USA

Sterling K. Brown Enjoying Time in the Spotlight

2017 Emmy winner Sterling K. Brown ("This Is Us"), along with wife Ryan Michelle Bathe, talks to IMDb about his success with yet another critically acclaimed series and how he prepares an acceptance speech.

Watch the video

2017 Emmys: Photos We Love

See our favorite photos from the 2017 Emmys, from history-making wins to celebrations backstage and the party scene.

See more Emmy photos we love

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Rico Chapa's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Mafia Man: Robstown Gangster
The DSK Story
The DSK Story DSK Bodyguard
The Calling
The Calling Screaming Prisoner
Mexican American
Mexican American Miscellaneous Crew


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (4 credits)
 2012 Mafia Man: Robstown Gangster
Uncle Bernardo
 2012 The DSK Story (Video)
DSK Bodyguard
 2011 Killer Priest (Video)
Don Spinelli (uncredited)
 2002/I The Calling
Screaming Prisoner (as Roland Rico Chapa)
Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
 2007 Mexican American (Video) (production assistant)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Official Sites:

Alternate Names:

Roland Rico Chapa


5' 9" (1.75 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

There're people out there that wanna live to be 100. I don't want to live to be 100. That'd be greedy. I just wanna live to be 99.


Is of Italian and Mexican descent. See more »




George Cash See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page