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Kirk Acevedo stars in "Prime Suspect" on NBC as Phil Carter. Acevedo previously starred as Charlie Francis in FOX's "Fringe."

Kirk Acevedo is perhaps best known for his CableACE Award and Alma Award-nominated performance as Miguel Alvarez on the critically acclaimed drama "Oz." Acevedo recently starred as Nicky Cottero in Academy Award winners Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco's crime drama "The Black Donnellys."

Other television credits for Acevedo include starring roles as DA Investigator Hector
Kirk Acevedo in "Fringe"
Kirk Acevedo Fringe
Salazar on Dick Wolf's "Law & Order: Trial by Jury" and as Joseph Toye on the cable miniseries "Band of Brothers," the war epic that followed the lives of a select group of WWII soldiers, produced by Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks. Acevedo has also made guest appearances on "Cold Case," "24," "Numb3rs," "NYPD Blue," "Law & Order," "New York Undercover," "All My Children" and "Another World."

Acevedo starred opposite Mark Wahlberg in the feature film "Invincible," inspired by the true story of Philadelphia Eagles football player Vince Papale, and played opposite Colin Farrell in Terrence Malick's "The New World." Acevedo starred in the independent feature "5up 2down," a dark, gritty character-driven drama about the drug scene in New York City, and played "Private Tella" in the Oscar-nominated Terrence Malick film "The Thin Red Line," a role that earned him an Alma Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Film.

Acevedo's other film work includes Antoine Fuqua's "Bait" opposite Jamie Foxx and David Morse; Bob Giraldi's "Dinner Rush," an independent film opposite Danny Aiello, Sandra Bernhard and Vivian Wu; Ben Younger's "Boiler Room"; "In The Weeds"; "The Visit"; "Arresting Gena"; and "Kirk and Kerry," a short which won the Jury Prize at the 1997 Slamdance Film Festival.

Acevedo's off-Broadway performance in Sam Shepard's "Tooth of Crime," directed by Bill Hart, riveted audiences and critics alike and was nominated for a Drama Desk Award. Acevedo also played the title role in Travis Preston's production of Bernard-Marie Koltes' "Roberto Zucco."

After graduating from LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts, Acevedo enrolled in the State University of New York at Purchase School of Acting (Purchase College), graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. He is a Bronx, New York, native who now lives in Los Angeles with his family.

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How tall is Kirk Acevedo? How old is Kirk Acevedo? Where does Kirk Acevedo live? Find out here.

Age: 44 years old
Birthday: November 27, 1971
Height: 5' 10"
Full Name / Real Name: Kirk M. Acevedo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Current Residence: Los Angeles, CA
Wife: Kiersten Warren (5/16/2005, 1 child)

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