|Born||Enrique Jimenez Castillo
December 10, 1949
Calexico, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Film actor, writer, director|
Life and career
Castillo was a founding member of The Latino Theater Company. He co-wrote the company’s plays Stone Wedding and August 29. In addition to the plays, he wrote and directed the film The History of The Latino Theater Company, a documentary chronicling the theater company, and co-produced the company’s annual comedy fundraiser Noche de Risa y Susto.
In 1997, Castillo created Four Brown Hats Entertainment (FBHE), a film and theater production company. With FBHE, he adapted and directed The Last Angry Brown Hat. Following this, he wrote and directed Veteranos: A Legacy of Valor, a theater piece honoring the military contributions by Latinos in America’s defense.
Among his completed feature film scripts are Yo Solo, The Cobra, Valley of the Dead, Deerdancer, and The Last Angry Brown Hat.
|1980||The Incredible Hulk||Larry|
|1980||The Waltons||Sgt. Edward 'Eddie' Ramirez|
|Fighting Back (TV)||Carlos|
|1981||A Small Killing (TV)||Latin Student|
|1983||Losin' It||Taxi Driver|
|1985||Get Out of My Room||El Coyote|
|Little Treasure||Cantina Voice #2|
|1987||The Delos Adventure||Louis Vasquez|
|1992||L.A. Law||Al Ruiz|
|1993||Blood In Blood Out||Montana|
|1994||In the Line of Duty: The Price of Vengeance (TV)|
|Gambler V: Playing for Keeps (TV)||Escobar|
|1995||My Family (film)||Memo|
|Melrose Place||Ricardo Lopez|
|Nixon||Virgilio Gonzales, Watergate Burglar|
|1996||Mars Attacks!||Hispanic Colonel|
|1997||The End of Violence||Ramon|
|1998||The Hi Lo Country||Levi Gomez|
|1999||Coronel no tiene quien le escriba, El|
|2000||Picking Up the Pieces||Graciento|
|Touched by an Angel||Carlos Jimenez|
|American Family||Fire Officer|
|2003||10-8 Officers on Duty||Jose|
|In Good Company||Hector|
|2006||Déjà Vu||Claire's Father|
|2008||El Padrino 2||Jesse Mendoza|
|A Beautiful Life||Don Miguel|
- "Poetry reading of works by William Lansford at Beyond Baroque". The Argonaut. February 17, 2010. Retrieved 2010-030-4.