Emilio Rivera


Date Of Birth

February 24, 1961


Emilio Rivera fell in love with acting following his first theater experience in his third grade production of "Rumpelstiltskin." Though becoming an actor was very challenging for someone who grew up as part of a minority group in a poor section of Los Angeles, he persevered and even worked as a mechanical engineer while he pursued his dream. Eventually, he landed roles on both the big screen and small screen including Con-Air, Traffic, The Cable Guy, NYPD Blue, Beverly Hills, 90210, Walker, and Texas Ranger, just to name a few. His most notable role, however, is playing Marcus Alvarez on the FX motorcycle gang series Sons of Anarchy.

Place of Birth

San Antonio, Texas, USA

Birth Name

Emilio Rivera



Fun Facts

-He is married to actress Yadi Valerio. -He is a stand-up comedian.




2012 Obama Effect
2012 C'mon Man
2012 Act of Valor
2012 Filly Brown
2012 Water & Power
2011 The Mentalist (TV series)
2008-2011 Sons of Anarchy (TV series)
2011 Platinum Illusions
2011 Cinema Verite (TV movie)
2011 Southland (TV series)
2011 Narcocorrido (short)
2011 Budz House
2010 Food Stamps
2010/II Broken
2010 Lean Like a Cholo
2010 American Flyer
2009 Otis E.
2009 Lie to Me (TV series)
2009 CSI: NY (TV series)
2009 Next Day Air
2009 Tom Cool
2008 Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (TV series)
2008 Weeds (TV series)
2008 Street Kings
2008 Strange Wilderness
2008 Moonlight (TV series)
2008 The Third Nail
2007 Girlfriends (TV series)
2007 The Gift: At Risk
2007 Delta Farce
2007 Spider-Man 3
2007 Raines (TV series)
2007 Brothers & Sisters (TV series)
2007 The Dead One
2006 My Name Is Earl (TV series)
2006 Shark (TV series)
2006/I Splinter
2006 Bones (TV series)
2005 Fun with Dick and Jane
2005 Harsh Times
2005 Kojak (TV series)
2005 Y nada más (short)
2005 Purple Heart
2005 Short Fuse
2004 Doing Hard Time (video)
2004 Sucker Free City (TV movie)
2004 Collateral
2004 Cake (video)
2004 Party Animalz (video)
2004 El padrino
2003 El matador
2003 Bruce Almighty
2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV series)
2002-2003 Robbery Homicide Division (TV series)
2003 A Man Apart
2003 The Shield (TV series)
1999-2003 The Young and the Restless (TV series)
2002 Never Get Outta the Boat
2002 Son of the Beach (TV series)
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
2002 High Crimes
2002 Ali G Indahouse
2002 R.U.S./H. (TV movie)
2001 Titus (TV series)
2001 ER (TV series)
2001 Tomcats
1998-2001 NYPD Blue (TV series)
2001 English for All (TV series)
2000 Traffic
2000 Guilty as Charged (TV movie)
2000 The X-Files (TV series)
2000 Road Dogz
1997-1999 L.A. Heat (TV series)
1999 Pros & Cons
1998 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV series)
1998 Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (TV series)
1997 Con Air
1996 The Bold and the Beautiful (TV series)
1996 The Cable Guy
1996 JAG (TV series)
1995 Rage
1995 Donor Unknown (TV movie)
1995 Unsolved Mysteries (TV series)
1995 My Family
1995 Murder Was the Case: The Movie (video short)
1995 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV series)
1995 Extreme Blue (TV movie)
1993 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV series)
1992 Renegade (TV series)




5' 11" (1.80 m)


"People always say fake it till you make, I say don't ,Because if for some reason you don't make it, all that faking will catch up to you."

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