Adair–Rios, Mark (Mark Adair, Mark Adair Rios, Mark Adair Ross)

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Adair–Rios, Mark (Mark Adair, Mark Adair Rios, Mark Adair Ross)


Avocational Interests: Playing guitar and writing poetry.


Agent—Marc Bass Agency, 9255 Sunset Blvd., Suite 727, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Manager—Independent Group, 8721 West Sunset Blvd., Suite 105, Los Angeles, CA 90069.


Actor and producer. Appeared in television commercials, including Sony Playstation video games, Taco Bell restaurants, Honey Bunches of Oats cereal, State Farm Insurance, and Tostitos chips. Taught at Les Enfants Magiques! (a classical children's theater), Los Angeles, CA.


Film Appearances:

(As Mark Adair) Juan, Final Judgment, 1992.

(As Mark Adair) Peyton, Encino Man (also known as California Man), Buena Vista, 1992.

Caspar, Hostile Intentions, Libra Pictures, 1994.

Hurricane Andrew, 1995.

Sherlock Holmes, 1995.

Drug Wars II, 1995.

(Uncredited) Bobcat 5, Courage Under Fire, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1996.

(As Mark Adair Ross) L.A. Ray, Street Corner Justice, New City Releasing, 1996.

Juan Fuentes, Fools Rush In, Columbia, 1997.

Engine room crew member number one, Speed 2: Cruise Control, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1997.

Luis, No Salida, 1998.

Waiter, Thick as Thieves, Rogue Pictures, 1998.

Intern, Doctor Doolittle, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998.

(As Mark Adair Ross) Momo, The Pandora Project, New City Releasing, 1998.

Gut Feeling, AKA Movies, 1999.

Deacon, Stigmata, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1999.

Jose Perez, Interceptors (also known as Interceptor Force, Predator 3: Intercepters, and The Last Line of Defence), York Entertainment, 1999.

(As Mark Adair Ross) Manuel Vega, Stealth Fighter, Artisan Entertainment, 1999.

Miguel Velasco, Candyman: Day of the Dead (also known as Candyman 3: Day of the Dead), Artisan Entertainment, 1999.

Danny Sanchez, Across the Line, 2000.

(As Mark Adair Ross) Male security guard, American Virgin (also known as Live Virgin), Granite Releasing, 2000.

Judge, In the Know (short), 2000.

Gang banger, Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles, Paramount, 2001.

Raka, Flying Virus (also known as Killer Buzz and Abelhas—Ataque Mortal), American Cinema International, 2001.

Hood, Bruce Almighty, Universal, 2003.

Drunk Bunny, Alvarez & Cruz, 2003.

Cake decorator, Along Came Polly, Universal, 2004.

Voice of Alexander, Alexander the Great (animated), 2006.

(As Mark Adair Rios) FBI Agent Wallace, Sell Out, 2006.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Monty, God's Little Monster (short), 2006.

Pantera, The Longest Yard Sale, 2007.

Voice of wide-eyed pacifist wolf, Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs & a Baby (animated), Weinstein Company, 2008.

Aramis, The Three Musketeers, 2008.

Lucky, My Best Friend's Girl, Lionsgate, 2008.

Film Work:

Producer, In the Know, 2000.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Coproducer, God's Little Monster (short), 2006.

Additional voices, Saint Anthony (animated), 2008.

Additional voices, The Three Musketeers, 2008.

Television Appearances; Series:

Huitzilopochtli Ramos, Legend, UPN, 1995.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

(As Mark Adair) Julio, Drug Wars: The Cocaine Cartel, NBC, 1992.

Television Appearances; Movies:

(As Mark Adair Rios) Marco Lielli, Triumph Over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew Story, NBC, 1993.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Zapper, Sherlock Holmes Returns (also known as 1994 Baker Street: Sherlock Holmes Returns), CBS, 1993.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Detective Cal Brooks, Danny Fricke, Arts and Entertainment, 2008.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Ben, "Becca and the Band," Life Goes On, ABC, 1990.

(As Mark Adair) Sleepy, "Point of Attack," Baywatch, syndicated, 1991.

(As Mark Adair) Paco, "Language of the Heart," Tequila and Bonetti, CBS, 1992.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Tony Galvan, "Double Jeopardy," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Roberto Martinez, "Emission Accomplished," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1993.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Roberto Martinez, "Ice Follies," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1993.

"Not With My Sister," Getting By, ABC, 1993.

(As Mark Adair) Luis, "Tower of Power," Baywatch, syndicated, 1993.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Jerry, "Like a Virgin," Family Matters, ABC, 1994.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Lieutenant Smith, "Sugar Dirt," Space: Above and Beyond, Fox, 1996.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Latino transsexual, "Erotica," Tracey Takes On, HBO, 1999.

Mando Arriga, "The Mouth That Roared," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1999.

(As Mark Adair Rios) Dean Eposito, "Absolution," The Division (also known as Heart of the City), Lifetime, 2001.

Emcee, "Pizza Boy," According to Jim, ABC, 2002.

Ruben Alazar, "Camp Fear," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2002.

Que Paso, "Time of Death," MDS, ABC, 2002.

Que Paso, "Open Heart," MDS, ABC, 2002.

Que Paso, "Wing and a Prayer," MDS, ABC, 2002.

Que Paso, "Family Secrets," MDS, ABC, 2002.

Petty Officer Villegas, "Empty Quiver," JAG (also known as JAG: Judge Advocate General), CBS, 2003.

Ahmed Ali Al Muhairi and Domingo Vara, "Extremist Makeover," Threat Matrix, ABC, 2004.

Emilio Juarez, "Emission Accomplished," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2004.

Darius, "Only Connect," ER, NBC, 2005.

Igancio "Iggy" Mejia, "An Eye for an Eye," Navy NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (also known as NCIS and NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service), CBS, 2005.

Sam Combs, "Switch Cutters," Cuts, UPN, 2005.

Dante Gutierrez, "Start-Up," Cold Case, CBS, 2005.

Magnus, "12 Angry Zen," Charmed, The WB, 2006.

(Uncredited) Tooth Fairy, "Five Little Indians," The Evidence, 2006.

Tooth Fairy, "Yi vs. Li," The Evidence, ABC, 2006.

Myles Sueno, "Died in Plain Sight," Las Vegas, NBC, 2006.

Freddie Ruiz, "The Day Before," Jericho, CBS, 2007.

Mike, "Heavy Metal," Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Fox, 2008.

Jay Hunt, "A Knight in Shining Armor," Knight Rider, NBC, 2008.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in Bouncers, The Lost Studio, Los Angeles, CA; Out of the Blue; Nowhere on the Border, The Lost Studio; Haunted Heart, The Lost Studio; Idiot's Delight, Lilian Theatre; And They Buried God; Becoming Cuban, Hudson Theatre; A Night Out, The Lost Studio; Night School, The Lost Studio; Thanksgiving Cries, Odyssey Theatre.



Mark Adair-Rios Website,, August 10, 2008.