Serrano, Nestor 1955–

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SERRANO, Nestor 1955–


Born November 5, 1955, in the Bronx, NY; married Debbie Ross (an actress), May 26, 2002; children: Spike. Education: Studied computer science and drama at Queens College.

Addresses: Manager—Allman/REA Management, 141 Barrington, Suite E, Los Angeles, CA 90049.

Career: Actor.


Film Appearances:

Julio, The Money Pit, Universal, 1986.

Eddie Esteban, Lethal Weapon 2, Warner Bros., 1989.

Jose, Brenda Starr, Triumph Releasing, 1989.

Vinny, Hangin' with the Homeboys, Cinema/Video International, 1991.

Pecos, I Love Trouble, Columbia, 1994.

Detective Sanchez, Bad Boys, Associated Film/Universal, 1995.

Teacher, The Indian in the Cupboard, Columbia TriStar, 1995.

Detective Eddie Santos, City Hall, Filmayer Video, 1996.

Weller, Daylight, MCA/Universal, 1996.

Hellman, The Negotiator (also known as Verhandlungssache), Warner Bros., 1998.

Dr. Hazmat, Bringing Out the Dead, Paramount, 1999.

Agent Robertson, The Insider, Warner Bros., 1999.

Agent Boyle, Bait (also known as Piege), Warner Bros., 2000.

Rafael Menendez, Empire, Universal, 2002.

Ray, Showtime, Warner Bros., 2002.

Rossi, City by the Sea (also known as The Suspect), Warner Bros., 2002.

Janovich, Runaway Jury, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2003.

Seth Collison, Replay (also known as 21 Eyes), 2003.

Zorro, Sueno, Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2004.

Gomez, The Day After Tomorrow, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004.

Television Appearances; Series:

Gustave "Chili" Vilas, Sonny Spoon, NBC, 1988–89.

Geno Toffinelli, True Blue, NBC, 1989.

Rafael Martinez, The Hat Squad, CBS, 1992.

Lieutenant Matty Navarro, Moloney, CBS, 1996.

Captain Bruno Dante, Witchblade, TNT, 2001–2002.

Navi Araz, 24, Fox, 2005.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Harkey Gonzalez, Love, Lies, and Murder, 1991.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Moreno, Police Story: Burnout, 1988.

Dave Greenberg, Johnny Ryan, NBC, 1990.

Borcelino, Girls in Prison, Showtime, 1994.

Hector Machado, Ready to Run, Disney, 2000.

Ortega, After the Storm, USA Network, 2001.

Victor, Undefeated, HBO, 2003.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Teacher, P.O.W.E.R.: The Eddie Matos Story, HBO, 1994.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Geno Toffinelli, True Blue, NBC, 1989.

Daniel Hernandez, Courthouse, CBS, 1995.

Mayor Hortense, LAX, NBC, 2004.

Lieutenant Roberto Reyes, Murder Book, Fox, 2005.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Lester, "No Exit," Miami Vice, 1984.

Kiki Vanno, "The Birthday Surprise," Wiseguy, 1987.

Jessie Cruz, "Naked Justice: Parts 1 & 2," Hunter, 1988.

"The Last One," St. Elsewhere, 1988.

Messenger, "Paul Taglia's Dream," Crime Story, 1988.

Pete Cody, "The Hatchet," The Commish, 1991.

Tito, "The Friendly Neighborhood Dealer," New York Undercover, 1994.

Lou Arillo, "Joe Fallon's Daughter," Dellaventura, CBS, 1997.

Corbell, "In Gary We Trust," Early Edition, CBS, 1998.

Detective Marx, "Anywhere But Here," Promised Land, CBS, 1998.

Ken Naciamento, "Milagro," The X Files, Fox, 1999.

Captain Miguel Villalobos, "Las Brisas," Profiler, NBC, 1999.

Captain Berroa, "Florida Straits," JAG, CBS, 2000.

Sergeant Lloyd Andrews, "Asunder," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, NBC, 2000.

Alec Conroy, "Ego," Law & Order, NBC, 2001.

Colonel Rodriguez, "Hunting Armando," UC: Undercover, NBC, 2002.

David Torres, "Lockdown," ER, NBC, 2002.

Edward Hinkle/Frank, "Double Cap," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2003.

Senator Martin Cabrera, "19 Seconds," Threat Matrix, ABC, 2004.

Franco Marquez, "Obscene," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, NBC, 2004.

Mayor Hortense, "Unscheduled Arrivals," LAX, NBC, 2004.

Mayor Hortense, "Cease & Assist," LAX, NBC, 2005.

Raimes, "A Clean Conscience," Alias, ABC, 2005.

Pedro, "Boys Will Be Boys," Law & Order: Trial by Jury, NBC, 2005.

Stage Appearances:

Diamonds, Circle in the Square Downtown, New York City, 1984–85.

Bonney/Sarge, The Boys of Winter, Biltmore Theater, New York City, 1985.

Redlights, Cuba & His Teddy Bear, Longacre Theatre, New York City, 1986.

Trissotin, The Learned Ladies, CSC Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1991.

Adolf, Creditors, CSC Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1992.

Antonio, The Tempest, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City, 1995.

Also appeared in Sweet Table at the Richelieu, Off-Broadway production; Tonight We Improvise; Day Room; Jesus Hopped the A Train, West End production, London; and Boys of Winter.


Video Games:

Voice of Hood #6, Manhunt, Rockstar Games, 2003.