Ignacio Serricchio (born Ignacio Ariel Serricchio on April 19, 1982) is an Argentine American actor. He is known for his role as Diego Alcazar on General Hospital and as Alejandro "Alex" Chavez on The Young and the Restless.
In October 2004, Serricchio joined the cast of the daytime serial General Hospital as troubled youth Diego Alcazar. He left the soap in November 2006. He returned as Diego on February 22, 2008 until his character was killed off on March 5, 2008. In 2005, Serricchio portrayed a streetwise Mormon missionary in the critically acclaimed film States of Grace.
In 2007, he appeared in 6 episodes of Ghost Whisperer, where he played the character Gabriel Lawrence. In 2008, he portrayed Luis in the CW's Privileged. The show stopped filming on February 24, 2009 and was cancelled on May 19, 2009. In December 2012, he joined the cast of The Young and the Restless as detective Alex Chavez.
Television And Filmography
- Rodney as Javier (2005)
- House M.D. as Alfredo (2005)
- Lincoln Heights (2007)
- Ghost Whisperer as Gabriel Lawrence (2007–2008)
- General Hospital as Diego Sanchez Alcazar (2004–2006, 2008)
- Keith as Rafael (2008)
- Privileged as Luis (2008)
- Wildfire as Jace (2007)
- The Accidental Death of Joey by Sue as Saul (2010)
- Quarantine 2: Terminal as Ed (2011)
- Covert Affairs as Carlo (2011)
- The Finder as Alejandro Lopez-Fernando (2012)
- Young and the Restless as Alex Chavez (2012–)