Biography

Jonathan Seda (born October 14, 1970) is an American actor of Puerto Rican descent, possibly best known for his role as Detective Paul Falsone on NBC's: Homicide: Life on the Street. Seda was an amateur boxer who in 1992, auditioned for and was given a role in the film Gladiator. He became interested in acting and appeared in various films. He portrayed Chris Pérez alongside Jennifer Lopez in Selena and became widely known to both the Hispanic and non-Hispanic communities. He continues to act and has had numerous television appearances, and recently appeared as legendary Marine John Basilone in Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg's follow up to Band of Brothers, The Pacific. Seda currently stars in the HBO series, Treme.

Jonathan Seda (born October 14, 1970) is an American actor of Puerto Rican descent, possibly best known for his role as Detective Paul Falsone on NBC's: Homicide: Life on the Street. Seda was an amateur boxer who in 1992, auditioned for and was given a role in the film Gladiator. He became interested in acting and appeared in various films. He portrayed Chris Pérez alongside Jennifer Lopez in Selena and became widely known to both the Hispanic and non-Hispanic communities. He continues to act and has had numerous television appearances, and recently appeared as legendary Marine John Basilone in Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg's follow up to Band of Brothers, The Pacific. Seda currently stars in the HBO series, Treme.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1970-10-14

Place of Birth Manhattan - New York City - New York - USA

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Also Known As

  • Jonathan Seda

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Legally Mad (2 episodes) as Joe Matty
2019 Canal Street as Detective Mike Watts
2017 Chicago Justice (13 episodes) as Antonio Dawson
2014 Chicago P.D. (91 episodes) as Antonio Dawson
2013 Bullet to the Head as Louis Blanchard
2012 Chicago Fire (19 episodes) as Antonio Dawson
2012 The Latino List: Volume 2 as Himself
2010 Treme (26 episodes) as Nelson Hidalgo
2010 The Pacific (10 episodes) as John Basilone
2009 One Hot Summer as Ariel Silva
2007 Burn Notice (1 episode)
2007 One Long Night as Richard
2005 Ghost Whisperer (2 episodes)
2005 Close to Home (22 episodes) as Ray Blackwell
2004 House (1 episode)
2004 Kevin Hill (22 episodes)
2004 The Jury (1 episode)
2003 Las Vegas (1 episode)
2003 Bad Boys II as Roberto
2003 Love the Hard Way as Charlie
2002 CSI: Miami (1 episode)
2002 Undisputed as Jesus 'Chuy' Campos
2002 The Street King as Rikki Ortega
2001 UC: Undercover (13 episodes)
2000 Thin Air as Luis DeLeon
2000 Price of Glory as Sonny Ortega
2000 Homicide: The Movie as Paul Falsone
1999 Third Watch (7 episodes)
1997 Oz (1 episode) as Dino Ortolani
1997 The Price of Kissing as Billy
1997 Selena as Chris Perez
1996 Mistrial as Eddie Rios
1996 Dear God as Handsome
1996 The Sunchaser as Brandon 'Blue' Monroe
1996 Primal Fear as Alex
1995 Twelve Monkeys as Jose
1994 I Like It Like That as Chino Linares
1994 New York Undercover (1 episode)
1993 Carlito's Way as Dominikaner
1993 New York Cop as Mario
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street (45 episodes) as Paul Falsone (2 episodes)
1992 Zebrahead as Vinnie
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)

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