El Salvadorian/American actor known for playing tough guys or thugs. His film credits include Domino, Bruce Almighty, Next Friday, Crazy/Beautiful and Eagle Eye.
As a child, his family moved to Los Angeles, where he attended North Hollywood High School.
He was discovered by actor
He was raised by a single mother named Ana alongside his brother Mario.
He played the biological father of Eva Longoria's daughter on the hit show Desperate Housewives.