Biography

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Miguel Sandoval  (born November 16, 1951) is an American film and television actor.

Sandoval was born in Washington, D.C. He began working as a professional actor in 1975 when he joined a mime school in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He later joined the troupe full time and continued his study of mime. He began his film career in the early 1980s. He had small roles in such acclaimed films Do the Right Thing, Jungle Fever, and Jurassic Park. After appearing in Clear and Present Danger in 1994, he began to take on larger roles, and appeared in Get Shorty, Up Close & Personal, and Blow.

Having appeared briefly in Repo Man and Sid and Nancy, Sandoval has also played the major roles of Treviranus (in Death and the Compass) and Bennie Reyes (in Three Businessmen) for director Alex Cox. In addition to film, Sandoval has acted in numerous television shows, often in recurring roles. Though shows such as The Court and Kingpin failed, he found a success with Medium in 2005, where he played D.A. Manuel Devalos until the series ended in 2011. Sandoval's other guest starring roles include appearances in popular series such as Frasier, The X-Files, Seinfeld and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman.

Sandoval has recently moved into directing, taking the helm for the third season Medium episode Whatever Possessed You which aired in March 2007. He has since directed one episode in each of seasons four through seven.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Miguel Sandoval, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Miguel Sandoval  (born November 16, 1951) is an American film and television actor.

Sandoval was born in Washington, D.C. He began working as a professional actor in 1975 when he joined a mime school in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He later joined the troupe full time and continued his study of mime. He began his film career in the early 1980s. He had small roles in such acclaimed films Do the Right Thing, Jungle Fever, and Jurassic Park. After appearing in Clear and Present Danger in 1994, he began to take on larger roles, and appeared in Get Shorty, Up Close & Personal, and Blow.

Having appeared briefly in Repo Man and Sid and Nancy, Sandoval has also played the major roles of Treviranus (in Death and the Compass) and Bennie Reyes (in Three Businessmen) for director Alex Cox. In addition to film, Sandoval has acted in numerous television shows, often in recurring roles. Though shows such as The Court and Kingpin failed, he found a success with Medium in 2005, where he played D.A. Manuel Devalos until the series ended in 2011. Sandoval's other guest starring roles include appearances in popular series such as Frasier, The X-Files, Seinfeld and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman.

Sandoval has recently moved into directing, taking the helm for the third season Medium episode Whatever Possessed You which aired in March 2007. He has since directed one episode in each of seasons four through seven.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Miguel Sandoval, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 94

Birthday 1951-11-16

Place of Birth Washington, District of Columbia, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Sharp Objects (8 episodes) as Frank Curry
2018 Station 19 (27 episodes) as Pruitt Herrera
2016 Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (18 episodes) as Colonel Scott Riggins
2016 Blood Father as Arturo Rios
2015 Sun Belt Express as Ramon Velazquez
2014 Bad Judge (13 episodes) as Judge Hernandez
2014 The Book of Life as Land of the Remembered Captain (voice)
2014 Oculus as Dr. Shawn Graham
2012 Tales of Masked Men as Narrator (English)
2011 Real Steel as Judge (uncredited)
2010 Generator Rex (1 episode)
2010 Straight to Hell Returns as George
2009 Repo Chick as Arizona Gray
2009 Spoken Word as Emilio
2008 Tortilla Heaven as Gil Garcia
2008 Bottle Shock as Mr. Garcia
2005 The Boondocks (2 episodes)
2005 Crazylove as Bill Johansen
2005 The Closer (1 episode)
2005 Nine Lives as Deputy Sheriff Ron
2005 Medium (130 episodes) as Manuel Devalos
2004 The Batman (1 episode)
2003 10-8: Officers on Duty (15 episodes)
2003 Kingpin (2 episodes)
2002 Black Point as Malcolm
2002 The Court (6 episodes)
2002 Collateral Damage as Joe Phipps
2001 Alias (3 episodes)
2001 Blow as Augusto Oliveras
2001 The Zeta Project (1 episode)
2001 The Division (1 episode)
2001 Wild Iris as Ramando Galvez
2000 Air Bud: World Pup as Coach Montoya
2000 Panic as Detective Larson
2000 Level 9 (2 episodes)
2000 The District (1 episode)
2000 Static Shock (2 episodes)
2000 Thin Air as Santiago
2000 Jackie Chan Adventures (8 episodes)
2000 The Crew as Raul Ventana, Drug Lord
2000 Flight of Fancy as Frank
1999 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her as Sam
1999 The West Wing (1 episode)
1999 A Scent of Paradise as Don Diego
1999 Batman Beyond (3 episodes)
1998 Route 9 as Jesse Segundo
1998 Three Businessmen as Bennie Reyes
1998 Maximum Bob (1 episode)
1998 The Fixer as Mayor Melendez
1998 Where's Marlowe?
1996 Scorpion Spring as Mexican Judicial
1996 The Pretender (1 episode)
1996 Superman: The Animated Series (1 episode)
1996 7th Heaven (2 episodes)
1996 L.A. Firefighters (13 episodes)
1996 Mrs. Winterbourne as Paco
1995 Fair Game as Emilio Juantorena
1995 Get Shorty as Mr. Escobar
1995 Murder One (2 episodes)
1995 Breach of Trust as Carlo Sanchez
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 Girls in Prison as Lucky
1994 Clear and Present Danger as Ernesto Escobedo
1994 Rebel Highway
1994 Dancing with Danger as -
1994 Death Wish V: The Face of Death as Hector Vasquez
1993 Frasier (1 episode) as Mr. Martin
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1993 Quick as Vargas
1993 Jurassic Park as Juanito Rostagno
1992 The Golden Palace (1 episode) as Ramone
1992 Death and the Compass as Treviranus
1992 White Sands as FBI Agent Ruiz
1991 Home Improvement (1 episode)
1991 Jungle Fever as Officer Ponte
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
1990 El Diablo as Zamudio
1990 The Gumshoe Kid as Carl Ortega
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld (3 episodes)
1989 Do the Right Thing as Officer Ponte
1987 Walker as Parker French
1987 Beauty and the Beast (1 episode)
1987 Straight to Hell as George
1986 Sid & Nancy as Record Company Executive
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1986 Howard the Duck as Bar Entertainment Supervisor
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1984 Hunter (1 episode)
1984 Repo Man as Archie
1982 Voyagers! (1 episode)
1982 Remington Steele (1 episode)
1982 Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann as Emil

Production

2016 Saltwater Executive Producer
1987 Walker Casting

Directing

2005 Medium (4 episodes)Director

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