Raúl Esparza

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Birth Date: October 24, 1970

Age: 53 years old

Birth Place: Wilmington, Delaware

Actor Raul Esparza is most commonly known for his roles in television dramas. His acting career in television began with credits on "Law & Order" (1990-2010), "Spin City" (1996-2002) and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1999-). He also appeared in "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" (2001-2011) and "Medium" (2004-2011).

He acted in the Alan Cumming documentary "ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway" (2007) and the horror film "My Soul to Take" (2010) with Max Thieriot in the early 2000s and the 2010s. He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Pushing Daisies" (2007-09). Additionally, he appeared on the television special "American Masters: Marvin Hamlisch: The Way He Was" (2013-14). Esparza last worked on "The 66th Annual Tony Awards" (). Esparza was married to Michele Esparza.

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