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Eliud is a film, TV and stage actor. A native of Monterrey, Mexico, raised in South Texas. Eliud remains close to his Mexican and Texan roots. He is fully bilingual and is equally comfortable on TV or Film sets as on a stage. He relishes and seeks out roles/projects that explore and challenge traditional male, paternal or Latino roles. Stories and characters that are not always easy or comfortable to tell or explore, but important.

 

More about Eliud:

  • Anthony Quinn is one of his favorite actors because of his talent and Mexican roots. 

  • Eliud went to middle school with Selena, the Tejano singer, in Corpus Christi where they grew up.

  • He was first in his family to graduate college; he attended Princeton University.

  • He loves his Mexican food, habanero salsa,  traveling the world and his beautiful twins.

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News

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  • "Regarding Veronica" Excited to be part of stellar team of feature film "Regarding Veronica"! Cast includes Alexandra Grey and Abigail Hawk, of "Blue Bloods" fame. David Beck will be directing. This is a beautiful, timely story. In pre-production shooting. Summer 2022.

  • "Sin Fondo" Just attended cast/crew screening of this rollercoaster starring the talented and super nice Manuel Masalva and Laura Carmine. directed by Victor Gallo. Film is gorgeous and just a little dark. Buckle up! Setting fire to festival circuit soon!

  • "To You" Part 2. Excited to be attached to second part of "To You" film which is currently in development. Two lovers connected by war and love are at a crossroad. Will work again with the sublime Fatemeh Hosseini. Gifted director and beautiful soul. Shooting Fall 2022. Savannah and other locations.

  • Mark Greaney's "Armored" Made Audible debut in Greaney's new thriller. "Armored" is now available on Audible

  • Check out my recently updated theatrical reels for a look at some of my work from the past year. 

Recent roles

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  • "In the Desert Lights" Honored to be invited to read for a lead role of this 2016 semi-finalist for the Sundance New Voices Lab and a 2018 semi-finalist for The Orchard Project Episodic Lab. Poignant and funny. Written by David Lavine and Andrew Nielson. Cast included the lovely Catherine Curtin among other talented actors.

    • The enigmatic doyenne of a community theater and a withdrawn teenager making a fresh start in a new town, each haunted by their own past, form an uncommon bond in this magical and suspenseful series set in 1980s Arizona.​

  • "Kokomo" Film. Cast as Pa in this coming of age story set in Coney Island, NY. Dir. Farah Jabir. Wrapped shooting August 2021 on Coney Island, NYC. Great cast including Caridad de la Luz and Evan Rosado. Coming Spring 2022. Can't wait for this one!

  • "Anything That Moves". Cast as Charro Guerrero in powerful father/son story with the talented little man Thomas Reyna as my son. Written/directed by Maximiliano Guillen. Shot in rural Texas (June 2021). In Post-production. Coming for festival circuit Spring 2022.

Contact Us / Contacto

Thank you for reaching out! Gracias por su mensaje! I'll get back to you ASAP! Estaremos en contacto lo antes posible! Abrazo! Eliud