Biography

Alejandro "Alec" Mapa (born July 10, 1965) is an American actor, comedian and writer. He got his first professional break when he was cast to replace B.D. Wong for the role of Song Liling in the Broadwayproduction of M. Butterfly. He later gained notoriety for the roles of Adam Benet in Half & Half and Suzuki St. Pierre in Ugly Betty which are his best known roles. He is also known for his recurring role as Vern in Desperate Housewives. He co-hosted with Calpernia Addams the Logo network reality dating game show Transamerican Love Story. He is currently recurring in the role of Renzo in Switched at Birth.

Alejandro "Alec" Mapa (born July 10, 1965) is an American actor, comedian and writer. He got his first professional break when he was cast to replace B.D. Wong for the role of Song Liling in the Broadwayproduction of M. Butterfly. He later gained notoriety for the roles of Adam Benet in Half & Half and Suzuki St. Pierre in Ugly Betty which are his best known roles. He is also known for his recurring role as Vern in Desperate Housewives. He co-hosted with Calpernia Addams the Logo network reality dating game show Transamerican Love Story. He is currently recurring in the role of Renzo in Switched at Birth.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 50

Birthday 1965-07-10

Place of Birth San Francisco - California - USA

Official Site http://www.alecmapa.com/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Doom Patrol (1 episode)
2018 The Year of Spectacular Men as Overzealous Casting Director
2017 Falling for Angels (6 episodes) as Himself
2017 A Very Sordid Wedding as Marty Wells
2016 Kocktails With Khloé (1 episode) as Himself
2014 Jane the Virgin (1 episode) as Aguilar
2014 Beethoven's Treasure Tail as Simon
2014 Such Good People as Rigzang Wangchuk
2014 Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy as Himself
2013 Mom (1 episode) as Milo
2012 Baby Daddy (1 episode) as Todd
2011 2 Broke Girls (1 episode) as Lawrence
2011 Half-Share
2011 Switched at Birth (8 episodes) as Renzo
2011 Going Down in La-La Land as Himself
2011 Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure as Gill Samms
2010 Pride: The Gay & Lesbian Comedy Slam as Comedian
2009 The Great Debate (6 episodes)
2009 Jonas (1 episode) as Shiraki
2008 Marley & Me as Jorge
2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan as Claude
2008 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Winds of Change as Ho Chi Minh
2008 Tru Loved as Mr. Bushnell
2008 Transamerican Love Story (8 episodes)
2007 Rick & Steve: The Happiest Gay Couple in All the World (14 episodes)
2007 Heartland (1 episode)
2006 Ugly Betty (27 episodes) as Suzuki St. Pierre
2006 Help Me Help You (1 episode)
2006 Dirty Laundry as Daniel
2006 Numb3rs (1 episode)
2005 Hard Pill as Protester
2005 Wisecrack (14 episodes)
2004 Desperate Housewives (17 episodes)
2004 Connie and Carla as Lee / N'Cream
2004 Who's Your Daddy? as Nat-San Wang
2003 I'm with Her (1 episode)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (1 episode)
2002 Half & Half (20 episodes) (44 episodes) as Adam Benet
1998 Playing by Heart as Lana
1996 The Substance of Fire as New Receptionist
1996 The Jamie Foxx Show (1 episode)
1995 Murder One (2 episodes)
1994 Friends (1 episode) as The Housekeeper
1994 Hart to Hart: Crimes of the Hart as Hal Trask
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode)
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld (1 episode)
1988 Bright Lights, Big City as Yasu Wade
1987 Supermom's Daughter as Peng
1984 The Cosby Show (1 episode)

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