Rio Grande Valley People in Hollywood

*David Barrera.  Born in San Juan.  Appeared in NYPD Blue, ER, 24, Nip/Tuck, Heroes, Grimm, Castle, Big Bang Theory. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0056876/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

*Shelbie Bruce.  Born in Brownsville.  Appeared in Spanglish.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1511677/

*Raul Castillo.  Born in McAllen.  Appeared in Looking, Gotham, Special Correspondents.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1950004/?ref_=nv_sr_1

*David Cowgill.  Born in McAllen.  Appeared in Knight Rider, Charles in Charge, Highway to Heaven, Major Dad, Murder, She Wrote, Star Trek Voyager, The Pretender, Madagascar, Chicken Little, Friday Night Lights, Wreck It Ralph.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0184748/

*Thomas Hayden Church.  Graduated from Harlingen.  Appeared in Wings, Sideways, Spider-Man 3.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0002006/

*Michael Ray Escamilla.  Born in San Juan.  Appeared in Cold Case, Dexter, The Big C, Hot Pursuit.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1828317/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

*Steven Escobar.  Born in McAllen.  Graduated from Edinburg.  Editor on The Amazing Race and Big Brother.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1194439/

*Mauro Flores Jr.  Graduated from Edinburg.  Associate Show Producer for The Amazing Race.  http://www.maurofloresjr.com/

*Lindsay Graham.  Graduated from Sharyland.  Casting director for Looper, Silver Linings Playbook, American Hustle.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2274256/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

*Catherine Hardwicke.  Graduated from McAllen.  Director of Thirteen, Lords of Dogtown, A Nativity Story, Twilight.  http://www.catherinehardwicke.com/

*Kris Kristofferson.  Born in Brownsville.  Appeared in Convoy, Heaven’s Gate, Lone Star, Blade.  http://www.kriskristofferson.com/

*Carlos Moreno Jr.  Born in McAllen.  Appeared in Delta Farce, Transformers, ER, CSI, Community, Dexter, Major Crimes, The Unit.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1019884/

*Marisa Quinn.  Born in McAllen.  Appeared in the Young and the Restless, Sons of Anarchy, Castle, Longmire, Twilight Breaking Dawn 2.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1991575/

*Gabrielle Ruiz.  Born in Edinburg.  Appeared in Orange is the New Black.  Currently plays Valencia on Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on the CW.  http://www.gabrielleruiz.net/

*Cindy Vela.  Born in Brownsville.  Appeared in Harvest of Redemption, Alma, Desdemona.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1822623/

*Doria Avila.  Born in Donna.  Bells Are Ringing.  Ed Sullivan Show.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2773173/?ref_=ttfc_fc_cl_t20.

*Max Decker.  Graduated from McAllen.  Appeared in All My Children and Days of Our Lives.  http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1229677/.  http://www.themonitor.com/news/article_68179218-c289-11e7-bc08-7bc64700e580.html.