Ignacio Serricchio

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Ignacio Serricchio
Ignacio Serricchio by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Serricchio in March 2018
Born (1982-04-19) April 19, 1982 (age 40)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Years active2005–present

Ignacio Ariel Serricchio (born April 19, 1982) is an Argentine actor.[1] He is known for his role as Diego Alcazar on General Hospital and as Alejandro "Alex" Chavez on The Young and the Restless. Other roles include Lifetime's Witches of East End, seasons 9-12 of Bones, and the Netflix reboot of Lost in Space.

Life and career[edit]

Serricchio was born in Lanús, Argentina, and is a graduate of Syracuse University's drama department.[2] In October 2004, Serricchio joined the cast of the ABC daytime soap 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.[2] 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. From December 2012 to January 2014, he played the recurring role of police detective Alex Chavez on the CBS daytime soap The Young and the Restless. In 2014, he played the recurring role of medic Tommy Cole during the second and final season of the Lifetime drama series Witches of East End. In the summer of 2015, Serrichio was cast in the role of Miguel on the BET sitcom, Zoe Ever After starring Brandy Norwood.[3] He played Dr. Rodolfo Fuentes on Bones, seasons 9-12.[4] Starting in 2018, he appeared as Don West in Lost in Space, the Netflix remake of the 1965 TV series.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Ignacio has described himself as “Italian” and “Hispanic”.[6] He also speaks fluent Italian.[7]

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Series Role Notes
2005 House Alfredo 1 episode
2005 Rodney Javier 1 episode
2005 States of Grace Elder Lozano feature film
2004–06, 2008 General Hospital Diego Sanchez Alcazar
2007 Lincoln Heights Val Montes 1 episode
2007 Wildfire Jace 1 episode
2007–2008 Ghost Whisperer Gabriel Lawrence 6 episodes
2008 Keith Rafael feature film
2008 Privileged Luis 6 episodes
2009 House of Payne Javier 1 episode
2010 The Accidental Death of Joey by Sue Saul feature film
2011 Quarantine 2: Terminal Ed feature film
2011 Covert Affairs Carlo 1 episode
2012 The Finder Alejandro Lopez-Fernando 2 episodes
2012–2014 The Young and the Restless Alex Chavez 7 episodes
2014–2017 Bones Dr. Rodolfo Fuentes 9 episodes
2014 Witches of East End Medic Tommy Cole 9 episodes
2015 The Wedding Ringer Edmundo/Dirty Eddie Sanchez feature film
2016 Zoe Ever After Miguel Maldonado 8 episodes
2017 Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce Paul Cordero 5 episodes
2018–2021 Lost in Space Don West Netflix series – main role
2018 El Recluso Lázaro Mendoza/Dante Pardo Main role
2018 The Mule Julio feature film
2021 Good Girls Nick Martin Recurring role


  1. ^ "Nacho Supreme". Soap Opera Digest. July 29, 2013. p. 41.
  2. ^ a b "Ignacia Serrichio". Soap Central. Retrieved 2016-10-15.
  3. ^ Petski, Denise (August 31, 2015). "Brandy Norwood's BET Comedy Series 'Zoe Ever After' Sets Cast". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Retrieved January 5, 2015.
  4. ^ "Ignacio Serricchio". IMDB. Retrieved 2021-02-02.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (December 13, 2016). "'Lost In Space': Ignacio Serricchio To Play Don West In Netflix Remake". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 13, 2016.
  6. ^ Coyote, Ginger. "Catchin up". www.punkglobe.com. Retrieved 16 December 2020.
  7. ^ "Checking In With Ignacio Serricchio". www.soapoperadigest.com. Retrieved 16 December 2020.

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