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Raymond Cruz

Raymund Cruz (born July 9, 1961) is a Mexican American actor. He is mostly known for playing military roles. His movie roles include Clear and Present Danger as Ding Chavez, The Substitute as Tom Berenger's second-in-command Joey Six, The Rock in an un-credited U.S. Marine role, From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money as Jesus, Alien Resurrection as USM Private Vincent DiStephano, and Under Siege as Ramirez. He also appeared in the gang movie Blood In Blood Out, playing the role of Chuey, a gang member from the Vatos Locos. In 2005 he played Chino In Havoc. He also appears in Gremlins 2: The New Batch, credited as "The Messenger," and in Training Day as a gang member named Sniper, the poker player who doesn't know that three-of-a-kind beats two pair. He has made guest appearances in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "The Siege of AR-558", in The X-Files Season 4 episode "El Mundo Gira" and in the second season of 24 as a thug. In the Music Videoclip from Madonna Vogue ,He also made an appearance as the father of a murdered girl in CSI. Cruz played a large distributor of methamphetamines named Tuco on Breaking Bad in 2008. He is now a regular cast member on the TV series The Closer. Cruz also had a recurring role as Paco on My Name Is Earl, and as Alejandro Perez on Nip/Tuck. Description above from the Wikipedia article Raymond Cruz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 9, 1961 In Los Angeles County, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Twice Dead 1988-11-18
Latest Project:
Movie The Curse of La Llorona 2019-04-17
Known For
Poster of White Collar
Poster of Nip/Tuck
Poster of CSI: Miami
Poster of The X-Files
Movie The Curse of La Llorona Rafael Olvera 2019-04-17
Series The Americans Memo 2019
Series Get Shorty Swayze 2017-08-13
Movie Cleveland Abduction Ariel Castro 2015-05-02
Series Better Call Saul Tuco Salamanca 2015-02-08
Series Major Crimes Detective Julio Sanchez 2012-08-13
Series The Eric Andre Show Himself 2012-05-20
Series White Collar Enrico Morales 2009-10-23
Series Breaking Bad Unknown 2008-01-20
Movie Brothers in Arms Reverend 2005-01-01
Movie Havoc Chino 2005-10-16
Series The Closer Julio Sanchez 2005-06-13
Movie My Name Is Modesty: A Modesty Blaise Adventure Raphael Garcia 2004-09-28
Movie Just Hustle Spanish Professor 2004-01-27
Series Nip/Tuck Unknown 2003-07-22
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Movie Collateral Damage Junior 2002-02-06
Movie Training Day Sniper 2001-10-05
Movie From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money Jesus 1999-03-16
Movie The Last Marshal T-Boy 1999-10-02
Series Harsh Realm Unknown 1999-10-08
Movie Last Stand at Saber River Manuel 1997-01-19
Movie Alien Resurrection Pvt. Vincent Distephano 1997-11-12
Movie The Rock Sergeant Rojas (uncredited) 1996-06-07
Movie The Substitute Joey Six 1996-04-19
Movie Up Close & Personal Fernando Buttanda 1996-03-01
Movie Broken Arrow Air Force Staff Officer 1996-02-09
Movie Dragstrip Girl Doogie 1994-09-02
Movie Clear and Present Danger Domingo Chavez 1994-08-03
Movie Bound by Honor Chuey 1993-02-05
Series The X-Files Unknown 1993-09-10
Movie When the Party's Over Mario 1993-03-12
Movie Under Siege Ramirez 1992-10-08
Movie Nails Paco Sanchez 1992-07-25
Movie Gremlins 2: The New Batch Messenger 1990-06-15
Movie Made in Hollywood 1990-01-01
Movie A Nightmare on Drug Street Felipe 1989-01-01
Movie Twice Dead Cheeta 1988-11-18