Jeremy Ray Valdez

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Jeremy Ray Valdez (born July 10, 1980 in Santa Fe, New Mexico) is an American actor. He won the 2010 Imagen Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Feature Film for his role in La Mission. His first gigs were national commercials for brands such as Coca Cola, McDonalds, Six Flags, Verizon and Toys R Us. Welcoming the new found paychecks and a departure from working "almost every crazy job imaginable" Jeremy continued to hone his acting skills, landing his first television role on Brothers Garcia. Valdez starred the 2010 independent hit, "La Mission". Jeremy has garnered accolades and success from his role as Jesse Rivera in the film. These include a 2010 IMAGEN Award for "Best Supporting Actor". "La Mission" stars Valdez, alongside Benjamin Bratt, and was featured at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Jeremy also starred opposite Charles S. Dutton in the upcoming film, "The Obama Effect". In 2010 he was cast in Allan Ball's newest pilot for HBO, "All Signs of Death". In the spring of 2010, Valdez starred in the feature film "Benavides Born", filmed in South Texas. "Benavides Born" was selected to premier at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, in competition.


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