We all people like knowing about popular faces as well as celebrities whom we have been seeing almost daily on the TV screen, in various kinds of magazines, or in newspapers. Maybe, we have been knowing about their life from the gossip pages and we may also have been their fans for a very long period. They are very important part of our daily life and they also play a huge role in our lives to fill entertainment and excitement. One among them is Raymond Cruz who is an American actor. He is widely recognized for his starring role in a series called The Closer as Detective Julio Sanchez and his recurring role in crime drama Breaking Bad as a drug lord Tuco Salamanca. At present, Cruz stars on series Major Crimes, a spinoff of The Closer reprising role as Sanchez.
Now let us get more familiar with Cruz’s personal life biography that has been obtained from different sources. Raymond Cruz is the native of Los Angeles, California, United States of America. He has now reached the age of 54 and he came into this world on 9th July of the year 1961. He is of Mexican ancestry. He went to get his education from the East Los Angeles College as well as he is fully literate in both English and Spanish.
He was grown up on neighborhood which regularly saw gang activity, a reality that he brings to his characters particularly as Sanchez and range of gang affiliated roles. Cruz attributes becoming interested in an American literature early in his life as how he avoided gangs himself. Cruz has made his appearance in a number of movies which also include The Rock, Broken Arrow, Under Siege, Dead Again, Twice Dead, Blood Money, Up Close and Personal, Havoc, 10 Tricks and much more.
Raymond Cruz has been active in this field since the year 1987 and it is sure that during this long period, he must have won multiple fans and followers in his career. Despite that, it is so important for all celebrity to create a virtual image and also goodwill nowadays days by interaction with the fans on different social medias. He has over millions of the followers on his Facebook and Twitter account. But he does not seem to be active on the Instagram page. He also has a page on Wikipedia and IMDb and we can also follow him on those websites for staying more updated about what’s happening in his personal and professional life.
A talented actor Raymond stands at the average height of five feet and seven inches, which is, 1.70 m. His hobby and passion are riding as well as building motorcycles. Additionally, his pride and joy is 1972 Moto Guzzi El Dorado Police bike which he worked for a couple of years. Apart from that, Cruz as been nicknamed as Sniper in Training Day and he was Army SF sniper in Clear and Present Danger in 1994. Besides, as he has maintained his personal life secret, it is not known whether he is married or has a wife. He is now focused on his career and he has got the estimated net worth of $2 million.