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Kirk Acevedo at Motor City Comic Con (2018)

Kirk Acevedo (born November 27, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York) is an American actor known for his role as Charlie Francis in the television series Fringe – Borderline Cases of the FBI.[1]

Life

Acevedo’s parents both lived in the Brooklyn borough of New York. He and his brother Richard were also both born there.[2] Later, the Acevedos moved to the Bronx borough.[3] Kirk discovered his interest in acting as a child. He graduated from LaGuardian High School of Performing Arts.[4] From 1997 to 2003, he played the role of Miguel Alvarez in the television series Oz – Hell Behind Bars.[5][2]

In 2005, he married actress Kiersten Warren, with whom he has a daughter born in 2004.[6][7][8] He is stepfather to Warren’s daughter Misti Traya, who was also an actress.[8]

Acevedo received the 1999 Alma Award for his role in the film TheThin Red Line.[9] He was a co-founder of the theater group The Rorschach Group.[10]

Filmography

Movies
  • 1997: Kirk and Kerry
  • 1998: The Thin Red Line
  • 2000: Risk – The Fastest Way to Riches (Boiler Room)
  • 2000: Bait – Fat Booty (Bait)
  • 2000: Dinner Rush
  • 2006: Invincible– The dream of his life (Invincible)
  • 2011: Judgment Day – The End of Mankind
  • 2014: Planet of the Apes: Revolution (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes)
  • 2018: Insidious: The Last Key
Series
  • 1997-2003: Oz – Hell behind bars(Oz, 46 episodes)
  • 2001: Third Watch – Einsatz am Limit(Third Watch, episodes 2×15-2×16)
  • 2001: Band of Brothers – We were like brothers(Band of Brothers, 6 episodes)
  • 2003: Fastlane(Fastlane, 1 episode)
  • 2005-2006: Law & Order: Trial by Jury (13 episodes)
  • 2005, 2013: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2 episodes)
  • 2006: 24 (Episode 5×20)
  • 2006: Numbers – The Logic of Crime(Numb3rs, Episode 2×15)
  • 2007: The Black Donnellys (14 episodes)
  • 2007: Cold Case – No victim is ever forgotten(Cold Case, Episode 5×01)
  • 2008-2011: Fringe – Borderline Cases of the FBI(Fringe, 34 episodes)
  • 2009: White Collar (Episode 1×03)
  • 2011: Prime Suspect (13 episodes)
  • 2012: The Mentalist (Episode 5×05)
  • 2013: CSI: NY (Episode 9×15)
  • 2013: CSI: Vegas (Episode 13×13)
  • 2013: The Walking Dead (TV series, episodes 4×07-4×08)
  • 2013: Person of Interest (Episode 3×06)
  • 2013: Blue Bloods – Crime Scene New York(Blue Bloods, Episode 4×09)
  • 2014: Grimm (TV series, episode 3×11)
  • 2015-2018: 12 Monkeys (TV series, 32 episodes)
  • 2015: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  • 2017-2019: Arrow

Web links

Individual references

  1. Kirk Acevedo ‘to play reduced Fringe role’: Kirk Acevedo reveals that he will only star in a few episodes of Fringe’s fourth season., digitalspy.com, May 18, 2011
  2. a b Kirk Acevedo, rtv.com
  3. I’m a Runner: Kirk Acevedo, runnersworld.com, October 14, 2014
  4. ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Actor Kirk Acevedo Talks Humans vs Apes, Sharing a Set with Acting Idol Gary Oldman, Latin Post, July 15, 2014
  5. Tyler Birss:‘Oz’ Characters Examined Part 12 – Miguel Alvarez. 7 February 2016. retrieved 15 August 2017.
  6. trivia, IMDb
  7. Kiersten Warren, filmweb.pl
  8. a b The 13 Best Latino Stepparents in Hollywood!, latina.com, July 23, 2013
  9. Alma honors its own raza, Variety, April 12, 1999
  10. Kirk Avecado, rottentomatoes.com, retrieved July 24, 2018