Jon Seda

Jon Seda

  • Born on
    • October 14th, 1970
Jonathan Seda (born October 14, 1970) is an American actor of Puerto Rican descent, possibly best known for his role as Detective Paul Falsone on NBC's: Homicide: Life on the Street. Seda was an amateur boxer who in 1992, auditioned for and was given a role in the film Gladiator. He became interested in acting and appeared in various films. He portrayed Chris Pérez alongside Jennifer Lopez in Selena and became widely known to both the Hispanic and non-Hispanic communities. He continues to act and has had numerous television appearances, and recently appeared as legendary Marine John Basilone in Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg's follow up to Band of Brothers, The Pacific. Seda currently stars in the HBO series, Treme.


Acting (25 Credits)

2021La Brea as Dr. Samuel 'Sam' Velez
2017Chicago Justice as Antonio Dawson
2012Bullet to the Head as Louis Blanchard
2010The Pacific as John Basilone
2010Treme as Nelson Hidalgo
2005Close to Home as Ray Blackwell
2004Kevin Hill as Damian 'Dame' Ruiz
2003Bad Boys II as Roberto
2002Undisputed as Jesus 'Chuy' Campos
2001Love the Hard Way as Charlie
2000Price of Glory as Sonny Ortega
2000Homicide: The Movie as Paul Falsone
1997Selena as Chris Perez
1996The Sunchaser as Brandon 'Blue' Monroe
1996Dear God as Handsome
1996Mistrial as Eddie Rios
1996Primal Fear as Alex
199512 Monkeys as Jose
1995Boys on the Side as Pete
1994I Like It Like That as Chino Linares
1993Daybreak as Payne
1993Carlito's Way as Dominican
1993Homicide: Life On The Street as Paul Falsone
1992Gladiator as Romano
1992Zebrahead as Vinnie


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