Geno Silva

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Geno Silva
Born (1948-01-20) January 20, 1948 (age 71)
Years active1974–present

Geno Silva (born January 20, 1948, in Albuquerque, New Mexico)[1] is an American actor. He is best known for his role as The Skull, Alejandro Sosa's silent hitman in Scarface.[2]

Silva has also appeared in films such as 1941, Tequila Sunrise, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Amistad, Mulholland Drive and A Man Apart.


Year Title Role Notes
1974 Thomasine & Bushrod Taffy
1978 Mean Dog Blues Tonto
1979 Wanda Nevada Apache Ghost
1979 1941 Martinez
1981 Zoot Suit Galindo
1983 Scarface The Skull
1988 Tequila Sunrise Mexican Cop
1989 My Mom's a Werewolf Dr. Rod Rodriguez
1991 Night Eyes 2 Luis
1996 Walker Texas Ranger El Coyote
1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Carlos, Barge Captain
1997 Amistad Ruiz
2001 Mulholland Drive Hotel Manager / Emcee
2003 A Man Apart Memo Lucero
2005 Tortilla Heaven Don Transito
Year Title Role Notes
1975 On the Rocks Joey
1976 The Quest Army Scout
1977 How the West Was Won Red Hawk
1977 Trouble River Indian
1977 McLaren's Riders Pete Sunfighter
1977 The Young Pioneers Fool's Crow
1978 Ishi: The Last of His Tribe Elder Uncle
1979 The Chisholms Ferocious Storm
1980 Wild Times Ibran
1982 Bret Maverick Running Wolf
1982 Fantasy Island Claude
2005 Star Trek: Enterprise Senator Vrax


  1. ^ "Days of Our Lives Former Cast Index".
  2. ^ Gary D. Keller (1997). A Biographical Handbook of Hispanics and United States Film. Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe. p. 190. ISBN 978-0-927534-65-9.

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