Biography

Yul Vázquez was born in Cuba. He is an actor and he is married to Linda Larkin. He has appeared as “Bob” in the Seinfeld episodes “The Soup Nazi”, “The Sponge” and “The Puerto Rican Day”.

YUL VÁZQUEZ has appeared in over thirty films including “The A-Team” (2010) with Liam Neeson, John Sayles' Amigo, Steven Soderbergh’s two-part epic “Che” (2008), “The Take” (2008), “American Gangster” (2007- SAG Award nomination, Outstanding Cast), “Music Within” (2007), "War of the Worlds" (2005), “Bad Boys 2” (2003), "Traffic" (2000- Winner, SAG Award, Outstanding Cast), and "Runaway Bride" (1999). An original member of LAByrinth Theater Company, Vazquez has appeared in countless LAB productions, including Stephen Adly Guirgis’ “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot”, directed by Phillip Seymour Hoffman. Other theater includes Terrence McNally’s “The Stendhal Syndrome” at Primary Stages With Isabella Rossellini, and Eduardo Machado’s “The Floating Island Plays” at Mark Taper Forum. Upcoming feature films include “Fugly!” with John Leguizamo, “Salvation Boulevard” with Pierce Brosnan and "The Missing Person", which premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Vazquez will be returning to the stage in the Broadway premiere of "Motherf**ker With The Hat" which also boasts the talents of Bobby Cannavale, Annabella Sciorra and comic Chris Rock (previews March 22, 2011).

Yul Vázquez currently serves as co-Artistic Director of LAByrinth Theater Company with Stephen Adly Guirgis & Mimi O'Donnell in New York City. In 2010 Yul Vazquez founded mechanizedmules. A film production company with Ed Vassallo, Rick Rodgers and Robert Leaver. Their first short film F--K premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in spring of 2010. They are currently in production for their first feature film which is shot in Sugar Hill section of New York City - surrounding the last active graveyard in Manhattan. Trinity Cemetery between 152nd and 155th street on the west side of Manhattan.

Yul Vázquez was born in Cuba. He is an actor and he is married to Linda Larkin. He has appeared as “Bob” in the Seinfeld episodes “The Soup Nazi”, “The Sponge” and “The Puerto Rican Day”.

YUL VÁZQUEZ has appeared in over thirty films including “The A-Team” (2010) with Liam Neeson, John Sayles' Amigo, Steven Soderbergh’s two-part epic “Che” (2008), “The Take” (2008), “American Gangster” (2007- SAG Award nomination, Outstanding Cast), “Music Within” (2007), "War of the Worlds" (2005), “Bad Boys 2” (2003), "Traffic" (2000- Winner, SAG Award, Outstanding Cast), and "Runaway Bride" (1999). An original member of LAByrinth Theater Company, Vazquez has appeared in countless LAB productions, including Stephen Adly Guirgis’ “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot”, directed by Phillip Seymour Hoffman. Other theater includes Terrence McNally’s “The Stendhal Syndrome” at Primary Stages With Isabella Rossellini, and Eduardo Machado’s “The Floating Island Plays” at Mark Taper Forum. Upcoming feature films include “Fugly!” with John Leguizamo, “Salvation Boulevard” with Pierce Brosnan and "The Missing Person", which premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Vazquez will be returning to the stage in the Broadway premiere of "Motherf**ker With The Hat" which also boasts the talents of Bobby Cannavale, Annabella Sciorra and comic Chris Rock (previews March 22, 2011).

Yul Vázquez currently serves as co-Artistic Director of LAByrinth Theater Company with Stephen Adly Guirgis & Mimi O'Donnell in New York City. In 2010 Yul Vazquez founded mechanizedmules. A film production company with Ed Vassallo, Rick Rodgers and Robert Leaver. Their first short film F--K premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in spring of 2010. They are currently in production for their first feature film which is shot in Sugar Hill section of New York City - surrounding the last active graveyard in Manhattan. Trinity Cemetery between 152nd and 155th street on the west side of Manhattan.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 47

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 The Outsider (2 episodes) as Yunis Sablo
2019 Russian Doll (4 episodes) as John Reyes
2019 I Am the Night (6 episodes) as Billis
2018 The Super as Julio
2018 FBI (1 episode) as Bryce Miller
2018 O.G. as Baxter
2018 The Looming Tower (10 episodes) as Jason Sanchez
2017 Last Flag Flying as Lieutenant Colonel Wilits
2017 Crown Heights as Commissioner Rafello
2017 Midnight, Texas (10 episodes) as Rev. Emilio Sheehan
2017 1 Mile To You as Mr. Sickle
2016 True Memoirs of an International Assassin as Gen. Ruiz
2016 The Phenom as Eddie Soler
2016 Anesthesia as Dr. Edward Barnes
2014 Fugly! as Ray
2014 Kill the Messenger as Danilo Blandon
2014 The Cobbler as Max / Marsha
2014 The Lottery (10 episodes) as President
2014 Glass Chin as Roberto Flash
2014 Rob the Mob as Vinny Gorgeous
2013 Captain Phillips as Captain Frank Castellano
2013 Runner Runner as Delegate Herrera
2013 Blood Ties as Fabio De Soto
2012 Magic City (4 episodes) as Victor Lazaro
2012 Father/Son as Father
2011 Person of Interest (1 episode) as Cyrus Wells
2010 Lies in Plain Sight as Rafael Reyes
2010 Amigo as Padre Hidalgo
2010 The A-Team as General Javier Tuco
2009 The Missing Person as Don Edgar
2008 Che: Part One as Alejandro Ramirez
2007 American Gangster as Alfonso Abruzzo
2007 Anamorph as Jorge Ruiz
2007 The Box as Finn Williams
2005 War of the Worlds as Julio
2005 The F Word as Luis
2003 Bad Boys II as Mateo Reyes
2002 The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina as Gibson Mouse (voice)
1999 Man of the Century as Brooding Artist
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode) as Luis Montero
1999 Runaway Bride as Dead Head Gill Chavez
1998 The Last Big Thing as Ist interviewer
1995 Nick of Time as Gustino (Guest Services)
1994 Fresh as Chille
1993 Night Owl as Tomas
1992 Bitter Harvest as Luis Salinas
1992 Tales From the Crypt: On a Deadman's chest

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