Hector Luis Bustamante

Born in Medellin, Colombia, Hector Luis Bustamante moved with his family to the United States at the age of 12. He began to act in school plays but was discouraged at being told his accent would never allow him to be a professional actor, Bustamante then decided to put his acting dreams on hold and after high school, spent the next several years honing his artistic talent. In 1995, he enrolled in the prestigious Parsons School of Design in New York to study graphic design.

In 1999, Bustamante made the decision to enroll in acting classes at the Shelton's Actors' Studio In San Francisco, where he studied under acting coach and mentor Jean Shelton.

Known For


Cast Credits

Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016)
Guest starring as Detective Benavides
Pure Genius (2016)
Guest starring as Soul Ramirez
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Oct 27, 2016)
Stalker (2014)
Guest starring as Juan Vasquez
  • Episode 1x14: My Hero (Jan 28, 2015)
How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Guest starring as Pedro Hortua
Kingdom (2014)
Guest starring as Reggie
The Bridge (2013)
Guest starring as Miguel
  • Episode 1x02: Calaca (Jul 17, 2013)
Scandal (2012)
Guest starring as Major Morales
Hawaii Five-0 (2010)
Guest starring as Guard #1
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Guest starring as Detective Sanchez
Castle (2009)
Guest starring as William 'Billy' Hicks
Heroes (2006)
Guest starring as Garcia
  • Episode 2x03: Kindred (Oct 8, 2007)
'Til Death (2006)
Guest starring as Hector
Monk (2002)
Guest starring as Gomez
24 (2001)
Guest starring as Dr. Martinez