Kirk Acevedo

Kirk Acevedo is best known for his Cable Ace and Alma Award nominated performance as Miguel Alvarez in the critically acclaimed HBO drama Oz. He also starred in Academy Award winners Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco's crime drama The Black Donnelly's for NBC. Additional television credits include starring roles in Fringe, Law and Order: Trial by Jury and the HBO mini-series Band of Brothers.

He appeared in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes opposite Gary Oldman, Jason Clarke and Keri Russell. Acevedo also starred opposite Mark Wahlberg in Disney's Invincible. Additional film credits include Bait,The New World, 5 Up 2, Dinner Rush, In The Weeds, The Visit, Arresting Gena and Boiler Room. Kirk was also seen in the Oscar nominated Terrence Malick film The Thin Red Line, for which he received an Alma award for Best Supporting Actor.

His off-Broadway performance in Sam Shepard's Tooth Of Crime was critically acclaimed. Kirk was nominated for a Drama Desk Nomination Award for his portrayal of Crow. Additional theater credits include the title role in Travis Preston's production of Bernard Marie Koltez's Roberto Zucco.

Acevedo received his BFA in acting from Suny Purchase.

Known For


Cast Credits

12 Monkeys (2015)
Starring as José Ramse (24 episodes)
Legends (2014)
Guest starring as Kyle Dobson (2 episodes)
  • Episode 1x06: Gauntlet (Sep 17, 2014)
  • Episode 1x05: Rogue (Sep 10, 2014)
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Guest starring as Agent Calderon (2 episodes)
Person of Interest (2011)
Guest starring as Timothy Sloan
Prime Suspect (2011)
Starring as Luisito Calderon (13 episodes)
Grimm (2011)
Guest starring as Ron Hurd
The Walking Dead (2010)
Guest starring as Mitch Dolgen (2 episodes)
Blue Bloods (2010)
Guest starring as Jave "Tic-Tac" Baez (2 episodes)
White Collar (2009)
Guest starring as Ruiz
Fringe (2008)
Starring as Charlie Francis (31 episodes)
Guest starring as Charlie Francis (6 episodes)
The Mentalist (2008)
Guest starring as Christian Dos Santos
The Black Donnellys (2007)
Starring as Nicky Cottero
Numb3rs (2005)
Guest starring as Gino McGinty
Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005)
Starring as DA Investigator Hector Salazar (13 episodes)
CSI: NY (2004)
Guest starring as James Boyd
Fastlane (2002)
Guest starring as Nick McKussick
24 (2001)
Guest starring as George Avila
Band of Brothers (2001)
Starring as Joseph D. Toye (6 episodes)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Guest starring as James Boyd
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Guest starring as DA Investigator Hector Salazar
  • Episode 6x20: Night (May 3, 2005)
Guest starring as Eddie Garcia
Oz (1997)
Starring as Miguel Alvarez (49 episodes)