Enrique Castillo

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Enrique Castillo
BornEnrique Jimenez Castillo
(1949-12-10) December 10, 1949 (age 64)
Calexico, California, U.S.
OccupationFilm actor, writer, director
Years active1973-present
Spouse(s)Belarmina Hernandez
 
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Enrique Castillo
BornEnrique Jimenez Castillo
(1949-12-10) December 10, 1949 (age 64)
Calexico, California, U.S.
OccupationFilm actor, writer, director
Years active1973-present
Spouse(s)Belarmina Hernandez

Enrique Castillo (born December 10, 1949) is an American actor, writer, director,[1] and producer.

Life and career[edit]

Castillo was a founding member of The Latino Theater Company. He co-wrote the company’s plays Stone Wedding and August 29. In addition to the plays, he wrote and directed the film The History of The Latino Theater Company, a documentary chronicling the theater company, and co-produced the company’s annual comedy fundraiser Noche de Risa y Susto.

In 1997, Castillo created Four Brown Hats Entertainment (FBHE), a film and theater production company. With FBHE, he adapted and directed The Last Angry Brown Hat. Following this, he wrote and directed Veteranos: A Legacy of Valor, a theater piece honoring the military contributions by Latinos in America’s defense.

Among his completed feature film scripts are Yo Solo, The Cobra, Valley of the Dead, Deerdancer, and The Last Angry Brown Hat.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRole
1979240-RobertPepe
1980The Incredible HulkLarry
1980The WaltonsSgt. Edward 'Eddie' Ramirez
BorderlineArturo
Fighting Back (TV)Carlos
1981A Small Killing (TV)Latin Student
1982American Playhouse
1983Losin' ItTaxi Driver
El NorteJorge
1985Get Out of My RoomEl Coyote
Braker (TV)Booker
Little TreasureCantina Voice #2
1987The Delos AdventureLouis Vasquez
1992L.A. LawAl Ruiz
1993Blood In Blood OutMontana
1994In the Line of Duty: The Price of Vengeance (TV)
Gambler V: Playing for Keeps (TV)Escobar
1995My Family (film)Memo
Melrose PlaceRicardo Lopez
NixonVirgilio Gonzales, Watergate Burglar
1996Mars Attacks!Hispanic Colonel
1997The End of ViolenceRamon
1998The Hi Lo CountryLevi Gomez
1999Coronel no tiene quien le escriba, El
2000Picking Up the PiecesGraciento
Touched by an AngelCarlos Jimenez
2002AngelDoctor
American FamilyFire Officer
200310-8 Officers on DutyJose
2004Medical InvestigationManager
In Good CompanyHector
2006Déjà VuClaire's Father
2007FuegoOscar
2008El Padrino 2Jesse Mendoza
A Beautiful LifeDon Miguel
WeedsCesar (2008–2012)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Poetry reading of works by William Lansford at Beyond Baroque". The Argonaut. February 17, 2010. Retrieved 2010-030-4.