Biography

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Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is an American actor. Smits is perhaps best known for his roles as attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, as NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s police drama NYPD Blue, and as U.S. Congressman (and later President of the United States) Matt Santos on The West Wing. He is also notable for his portrayal of Bail Organa in the Star Wars prequel trilogy, and Miguel Prado in Dexter. In the fall of 2010, he starred in NBC's short-lived series Outlaw, about a U.S. Supreme Court justice who leaves the bench to return to practicing law.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is an American actor. Smits is perhaps best known for his roles as attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, as NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s police drama NYPD Blue, and as U.S. Congressman (and later President of the United States) Matt Santos on The West Wing. He is also notable for his portrayal of Bail Organa in the Star Wars prequel trilogy, and Miguel Prado in Dexter. In the fall of 2010, he starred in NBC's short-lived series Outlaw, about a U.S. Supreme Court justice who leaves the bench to return to practicing law.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jimmy Smits, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 61

Birthday 1955-07-09

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

TV Revolution(4 episodes)
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes as Old King Cole
2018 Who We Are Now as Carl
2017 24: Legacy(12 episodes) as Senator John Donovan
2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as Bail Organa
2016 The Get Down(11 episodes) as Francisco 'Papa Fuerte' Cruz
2013 Brooklyn Nine-Nine(1 episode) as Victor Santiago
2010 Outlaw(9 episodes) as Cyrus Garza
2009 Mother and Child as Paco
2009 Latin Music USA as Narrator
2009 Backyard as Mickey Santos
2008 Sons of Anarchy(26 episodes) as Nero Padilla
2008 Sons of Anarchy(1 episode)
2007 Cane(13 episodes) as Alex Vega
2007 The Jane Austen Book Club as Daniel
2006 Dexter(12 episodes) as ADA Miguel Prado
2006 Dexter(0 episodes) as Asst. District Atty. Miguel Prado
2006 ¡Yo soy Boricua, pa' que tú lo sepas! as Himself
2005 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith as Senator Bail Organa
2005 Lackawanna Blues as Ruben Santiago Sr.
2004 The Tony Danza Show(2 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(4 episodes)
2002 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones as Senator Bail Organa
2000 Bless the Child as Agemt John Travis
2000 Price of Glory as Arturo Ortega
2000 Adventures in Wild California as Narrator
2000 The Million Dollar Hotel as Geronimo
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 The West Wing(44 episodes) as Matthew Santos
1998 ALMA Awards(1 episode)
1997 Lesser Prophets as Mike
1997 Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special as Old King Cole (voice)
1997 The View(3 episodes)
1997 Murder in Mind as Peter Walker
1996 The West(8 episodes)
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show(1 episode)
1996 Marshal Law as Jack Coleman
1996 Animal Charm: Golden Digest as Himself (Archival Footage)
1995 My Family as Jimmy
1994 The Cisco Kid as Cisco Kid
1993 Gross Misconduct as Justin Thorne
1993 The Tommyknockers(2 episodes) as Jim 'Gard' Gardner
1993 The Tommyknockers as Jim 'Gard' Gardner
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1991 Fires Within as Nestor
1991 Switch as Walter Stone
1990 Cop Rock(1 episode)
1990 Vital Signs as Dr. David Redding
1989 Old Gringo as Gen. Tomas Arroyo
1988 Mickey's 60th Birthday as Victor Sifuentes
1988 Glitz as Vincent Marra
1987 Stamp of a Killer as Richard Braden
1987 The Highwayman as Bo Ziker
1987 The Believers as Tom Lopez
1986 L.A. Law(175 episodes) as Victor Sifuentes
1986 Running Scared as Julio Gonzales
1985 Spenser: For Hire(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice: Brother's Keeper as Eddie Rivera
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)
1952 Today(1 episode)

Production

2010 Outlaw(9 episodes)Producer
2007 Cane(13 episodes)Producer

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