Raymond Cruz

Raymond Cruz


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 09-07-1961
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Ray Cruz
    Raymond Garcia

  • Popularity: 2.67
  • Homepage: N/A


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.




Year Movie Character
1996 The Substitute as Joey Six
2019 The Curse of La Llorona as Rafael Olvera
1970 Serpentine as Sergio Sanchez
2015 Cleveland Abduction as Ariel Castro
2004 My Name Is Modesty: A Modesty Blaise Adventure as Raphael Garcia
2005 Brothers in Arms as Reverend
1994 Dragstrip Girl as Doogie
1999 The Last Marshal as T-Boy
1989 A Nightmare on Drug Street as Felipe
2020 Wander as Sherif Luis Santi
1999 From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money as Jesus
1995 Dead Badge as Tomas Gomez
1990 Made in Hollywood
1996 Up Close & Personal as Fernando Buttanda
1994 Clear and Present Danger as Domingo Chavez
1993 Bound by Honor as Chuey
2005 Havoc as Chino
1988 Twice Dead as Cheeta
2004 Just Hustle as Spanish Professor
1993 When the Party's Over as Mario
1997 Alien Resurrection as Pvt. Vincent Distephano
2002 Collateral Damage as Junior
1992 Nails as Paco Sanchez
1997 Last Stand at Saber River as Manuel
2001 Training Day as Sniper
1992 Under Siege as Ramirez
1995 Operation Dumbo Drop as Staff Sergeant Adams
1996 Broken Arrow as Air Force Staff Officer
1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch as Messenger
1996 The Rock as Sergeant Rojas (uncredited)

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