Raul Esparza

Raul Esparza is known as an American television and stage actor. He is most famous for his role in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

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Background and Age

Raul Eduardo Esparza was born on October 24, 1970, in Wilmington, Delaware. He is of Cuban descent. and was raised in Miami, Florida. Esparaza attended Belen Jesuit Preparatory School. He graduated in 1988 and won a Silver Knight Award. Esparza attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts where he received a bachelor's degree in English and a bachelor of fine arts in drama in 1992.

Marriage, Wife, and Kids

Raul Esparza got married to his high school girlfriend Michele Marie Perez in 1994 after the couple had been dating for years. The couple was married for over 15 years but got divorced in 2008. The couple never had any children during their long married life. The divorce could be attributed to the fact that Raul came out as in having same-gender relationships.

Raul Esparza was rumored to be dating the basketball player, Nick Mayo.

Career and Net Worth

Raul Esparza's entertainment career was divided into two major areas, stage performances and acting in movies or television.

Stage Acting

His first acting role was as Che in the national tour of Evita, opposite Natalie Toro in 1993. Esparza drew attention and received wide acclaim with his first performance in a 2000 Broadway revival of The Rocky Horror Show which won him the prestigious Theatre World Award. He was nominated for the Tony Award as the best-featured actor in the musical as well as a nomination for the Drama Desk Award for his role in the musical called Taboo, which was produced by Boy George.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 24 Oct, 1970
Age: 49 yrs
Occupations: Singer
Stage actor
Film actor
Television actor
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Wilmington
Education: New York University Tisch School of the Arts
Gender: Male
Description: American stage and TV actor
Twitter Id: RaulEEsparza
Net Worth 2020: 9 million
Net Worth 2021: 9 million
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Last Modified: Jun 26 2020
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