Kirk Acevedo is an American actor. Acevedo is the native of Brooklyn, New York, United States. He came into this world on 27th November of the year 1971 which has now made him reach at the age of 44. Acevedo is of Puerto Rican and Chinese descent. He belongs to American nationality and is of White ethnicity.
His family members also include his brother who is named as Richard Acevedo. He along with his family moved to the Bronx where he and his brother were raised up. Since his childhood, Acevedo used to show his interest in acting. While he was in his high school, he was a drama major. He went to get his education from the LaGuardia High School of Music and Arts and Performing Arts.
After completing his graduation from there, he got enrolled at SUNY Purchase School of Acting. He then earned himself a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in the 1990s. During that time, as some of his classmates landed parts shortly after giving audition for Oz, Acevedo also got motivated to try out. He then subsequently landed a role of a half-crazed gang leader prisoner Miguel Alvarez. After that, he was promoted to the series regular in the 2nd season and he also made his appearance in following episodes: 1-26, 34-36 and 41-56.
In 2008, Acevedo landed supporting role as Charlie Francis on Fox science fiction horror TV series titled as Fringe. He starred in that role since the beginning of the show in 2008. At present, he stars in Syfy television series called 12 Monkeys. Prior to that, he had also starred in multiple of other movies and TV shows and series which also include "Bait", "The New World", "Dinner Rush", "Arresting Gena", "Boiler Room", "Invincible", "The Visit", "Law & Order", "Third Watch", "The Sunshine Boys", "Band of Brothers","Collision Earth", "5up 2down", "Paradise", "Grimm, Legends", "White Collar" and many more.
He is primarily known for his work on the TV for portraying his roles as Miguel Alvarez in HBO series Oz, as an FBI Agent named Charlie Francis in the Fringe, as Joe Toye in Band of Brothers, and as Jose Ramse in a science fiction series called 12 Monkeys. In addition to that, he is also known for making his appearances in the movies such as Dinner Rush, The Thin Red Line and Dawn of The Planet of the Apes. Acevedo has been active in the acting field since 1996 and from that time onward, he has been very successful and he has also gained a large number of fans following.
He has already got married. He is married to his wife named Kiersten Warren. The pair exchanged their vows with each other in 2005 and since then, they are living their blissful and happy life. In addition to that, he also has one child, a daughter named Scarlett James Acevedo with his wife. He also has one step-daughter named Misti Traya. Besides that, Acevedo and Kiersten may also be planning to have more children in their future.
His work has made him earn the net worth of $4 million. Besides that, to get more information regarding his bio, he can be connected through Instagram and Twitter.