Silva, Geno 1948–

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Silva, Geno 1948–


Born January 20, 1948; brother of Henry Silva (an actor).




Television Appearances; Series:

Hector Allegria (some sources cite role as Julio), Key West, Fox, 1993.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Red Hawk, How the West Was Won, ABC, 1977.

Ferocious Storm, The Chisholms, CBS, 1979.

Ibran, Wild Times, CBS, 1980.

Huste, The Mystic Warrior, ABC, 1984.

Colonel Octavio Martinez, Favorite Son, NBC, 1988.

Jose Rodriguez Gacha, Drug Wars: The Cocaine Cartel, NBC, 1992.

Padre Jose Bernadino Sanchez, Into the West, TNT, 2005.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Elder uncle, Ishi, the Last of His Tribe, 1978.

Blue Duck, Belle Starr, CBS, 1980.

Lieutenant Hank Ramos, Cop Killer (also known as Police Story: Cop Killer), ABC, 1988.

Lorendo, Glitz (also known as Showdown in Atlantic City), NBC, 1988.

Chak Mol, El Diablo, HBO, 1990.

The fugitive, Fugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert (also known as Fugitive Nights), NBC, 1993.

General Carbinsco, Geronimo, TNT, 1993.

Teo Cruz, Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan, NBC, 1995.

Mike Mas, Vanishing Point, Fox, 1997.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Indian, "Trouble River," ABC Weekend Specials, ABC, 1977.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Joey, "Anatomy of a Prison Break," On the Rocks, ABC, 1975.

"The Burning Man," Rafferty, CBS, 1977.

Fool's Crow, "Sky in the Window," The Young Pioneers, ABC, 1978.

Claude, "King Arthur in Mr. Roarke's Court/Shadow Games," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1982.

Running Wolf, "Horse of Yet Another Color," Bret Maverick, NBC, 1982.

Dave, "Warpath," Mike Hammer (also known as Mickey Spillane's "Mike Hammer" and The New Mike Hammer), CBS, 1984.

Jensen, "Death on the Line," T. J. Hooker, ABC, 1984.

Juan Cordon, "Robin and Marian," Riptide, NBC, 1985.

Jaime Renaldo/Jimmy Reynolds, "For the People," Simon & Simon, CBS, 1986.

Roledo, "I Come on My Knees," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1986.

Traveno (man at the embassy), "An Inside Job" (also known as "Boys Will Be Boys"), The Wizard, CBS, 1986.

"The Theory of Revolution," The A Team, NBC, 1986.

Detective Molina, "A Good Citizen," 227, NBC, 1987.

Miguel Ortiz, "Playing God," Hunter, NBC, 1987.

Raymond Peralta, "Promises to Keep," Scarecrow and Mrs. King, CBS, 1987.

"Bad Girl," Houston Knights (also known as Texas Police), CBS, 1987.

Father Tom Hernandez, "Nuevo Salvador," Simon & Simon, CBS, 1988.

Rojas, "The Cows of October," Miami Vice (also known as Gold Coast and Miami Unworthiness), NBC, 1988.

"Love Hurts," Houston Knights (also known as Texas Police), CBS, 1988.

Jorge Matt, "Jumping the Trampoline," DEA, Fox, 1990, later known as DEA: Special Task Force.

"Cellmates," Monsters, syndicated, 1990.

Pablo Delasora, "Obsessed," MacGyver, ABC, 1991.

Police chief Quezada, "Day of the Dead," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1992.

Father Hernando, "Maid Service," Silk Stalkings, USA Network, 1994.

El Coyote, "El Coyote: Parts 1 & 2," Walker, Texas Ranger (also known as Walker), CBS, 1996.

Hector Carasco, "Love and Guns," The Sentinel (also known as Sentinel), UPN, 1996.

Hector Carasco, "Second Chance," The Sentinel (also known as Sentinel), UPN, 1996.

Pavel Pavenko, "Moo," The Agency (also known as CIA: The Agency, The Agency—Im Fadenkreuz der C.I. A., Agentit, Espion d'etat, and La agencia), CBS, 2002.

Diego Machuca, "Unveiled," Alias, ABC, 2004.

Senator Vrax, "The Aenar," Enterprise (also known as Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek: Series V, and Star Trek: Untitled Fifth Series), UPN, 2005.

Senator Vrax, "United," Enterprise (also known as Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek: Series V, and Star Trek: Untitled Fifth Series), UPN, 2005.

Quinones, "Family Business," Cane (also known as Los Duques), CBS, 2007.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Pete Sunfighter, McLaren's Riders, CBS, 1977.

Alejandro, Brothers-in-Law, ABC, 1985.

Frank Barragan, Fair Game, NBC, 1989.

Appeared as the Cookie Park Hotel manager and master of ceremonies at Club Silencio in Mulholland Dr. (also known as Mulholland Drive), ABC, a pilot which later became the film of the same name.

Film Appearances:

Taffy, Thomasine & Bushrod, Columbia, 1974.

Tonto, Mean Dog Blues, American International Pictures, 1978.

Apache ghost, Wanda Nevada, United Artists, 1979.

Martinez, 1941 (also known as The Night the Japs Attacked), Universal, 1979.

Galindo, Zoot Suit (musical), Universal, 1981.

The Skull, Scarface, Universal, 1983.

Mexican police officer, Tequila Sunrise (also known as Tequila Connection), Warner Bros., 1988.

Dr. Rod Rodriguez, My Mom's a Werewolf (also known as My Mum's a Werewolf), Crown International Pictures, 1989.

Luis, Night Eyes II (also known as Hour of Darkness and Night Eyes 2), Turner Home Entertainment, 1992.

Carlos the barge captain, The Lost World: Jurassic Park (also known as Jurassic Park: The Lost World, Jurassic Park 2, The Lost World, and The Lost World: Jurassic Park 2), MCA/Universal, 1997.

Ruiz, Amistad, DreamWorks, 1997.

Don Transito, Tortilla Heaven, 2000, Archangel Entertainment, 2007.

Cookie Park Hotel manager and master of ceremonies at Club Silencio, Mulholland Dr. (also known as Mulholland Drive), Universal Focus, 2001.

Memo Lucero, A Man Apart (also known as Extreme Rage), New Line Cinema, 2003.

Manuel's father, 5 Stages of Grief (short film), 2005.

Stage Appearances:

Smiley Torres and understudy for El Pachuco and Enrique Reyna, Zoot Suit (musical), Winter Garden Theatre, New York City, 1979.

Basilio, Sueno, Hartford Stage Company, Hartford, CT, 1998, then Manhattan Class Company Theatre, New York City, 2000.

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