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Carlos Gomez is one of the most widely known character actors and versatile performers working today. His career spans more than 20 years in film, television and theater.
Gomez is one of a small group of Latino actors who blazed the trail for others who have
since followed and succeeded.

The award-winning actor can currently be seen as one of the leads in the A&E hit
series “THE GLADES” Mondays at 9 PM EST. Garnering critical praise prior to its
launch, THE GLADES became the most watched original drama series telecast in A&E
network history. Carlos also received a 2011 and 2012 IMAGEN AWARD for best supporting
actor in a television series for the show. He was also nominated for an Alma Award in 2012.

Audiences will remember Carlos as “Chuy,” the ex-boyfriend of Salma Hayek in
the hit romantic comedy FOOLS RUSH IN. He also appeared in the action-packed
movie DESPERADO directed by Robert Rodriguez. Other film credits include THE
NEGOTIATOR, ENEMY OF THE STATE, THE REPLACEMENT KILLERS, A DAY
WITHOUT A MEXICAN, THE PERFECT GAME, and ALL ABOUT STEVE starring
Sandra Bullock.

In 2003, he appeared as Lieutenant Alvarez in the Academy-Award nominated film
HOUSE OF SAND AND FOG starring Sir Ben Kingsley, and Academy Award winner
Jennifer Connelly.

In television, he appeared as paramedic Raul Melendez in the hit series
ER which garnered him a SAG AWARD for best ensemble cast for the episode “THE
HEALERS”. He has portrayed an extensive variety of roles in some of the highest rated
TV shows such as, FRIENDS, NYPD BLUE, BOSTON LEGAL, NCIS, CRIMINAL
MINDS, IN PLAIN SIGHT, CHARMED, SHARK and the critically acclaimed
SHOWTIME series SLEEPER CELL and WEEDS.

In theatre, Carlos completed over 300 performances as the original character of KEVIN
ROSARIO on BROADWAY in the Tony Award-winning musical IN THE HEIGHTS.
His two songs INUTIL and ATENCION were both part of the GRAMMY AWARD
winning soundtrack musical as well. Carlos resides in Los Angeles, New York and
Miami and is fully bilingual.