Jimmy Smits

Jimmy Smits is a Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning American actor, best known as Victor Sifuentes on NBC’s L.A. Law, Detective Bobby Simone on ABC’s NYPD Blue, and Matthew Santos on NBC’s The West Wing. Other television credits include Francisco 'Papa Fuerte' Cruz on Netflix’s The Get Down and Nero Padilla on FX’s The Sons of Anarchy.

Film credits include Mother and Child, Backyard, Star Wars: Episode III—Revenge of the Sith/Episode II—Attack of the Clones, and My Family.

Theatre credits include his Broadway debut as Juan Julian in Anna and the Tropics (Royale Theatre) and Alan in God of Carnage (Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre) and Off-Broadway, as Bendick in Much Ado About Nothing and Orsino in Twelfth Night (Delacorte Theatre), Frenchie Villiers in The Ballad of Soapy Smith (Newman Theatre), Bill Cwikowski/Others in Little Victories and Vendor/Vincente in Buck (American Place Theatre), and Switzer/Messenger in Hamlet (Anspacher Theater).