Enrique Murciano is a prolific American actor known for appearing on the CBS mystery TV series. Without any trace He portrayed the character of FBI agent Danny Taylor from 2002 to 2009. Enrique began his acting career in 1997 when he appeared in the 1997 action thriller Speed 2: Cruise Control along with Willem Dafoe and Sandra Bullock. Since then, the movie star has continued to star in other high-profile films and television series. After his stunning performances, Enrique received numerous nominations, some of which he has recorded on his behalf. Notably, he was named the seventh sexiest man alive by People Magazine in 2006. Find out interesting facts about his biography, career and personal life below.
Enrique Murciano Biography
The actor was born Enrique Ricardo Murciano Jr. on July 9, 1973 and his birth took place in Miami Florida. He is the son of Enrique Murciano Sr. and his wife Christina Murciano. His nationality is American while he has Cuban ancestry. Enrique spent his childhood in Miami where he taught at Christopher Columbus High School. During his school years he was part of the school’s entertainment group and acted in various dramas and plays organized by the group.
Shortly after graduating, he enrolled at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. After earning his bachelor’s degree, Enrique decided to pursue a career in law and subsequently attended the New England School of Law in Boston. Realizing he had a flair for acting, he quit his law program and moved to Los Angeles, where he eventually launched his acting career.
Movies and TV Shows
The American film star has appeared in a handful of blockbuster films as well as reality television shows. He made his film debut in the 1997 action film, Speed 2: Cruise Control where he portrayed the character of Alejandro. Two years later, he made his television debut as a guest on the 1999 television series Just Suddenly Susan and The Pretender In 2000, he starred as the DA Agent in Steven Soderbergh’s crime drama film Traffic
Enrique Murciano got his break in 2002 when he joined the cast of the popular CBS series. Without any trace He landed the casting role after meeting series director Jerry Bruckheimer while filming war thriller Black Hawk Down in 2001. He played the recurring role of Danny Taylor, an FBI agent, on the series from 2002 through Late 2009. His remarkable performance on the series earned him two ALMA Award nominations in 2008 and 2009.
The pinnacle of his other films include Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005), Mancora (2008), How to Date in Queens (2009), Hydropower (2013), Safeguard Beauty (2016) and Rough Night (2017). The actor has also appeared in popular TV series including Marry Me (2010) and Medium (2011). Others include 666 Park Avenue (2012), Achievement (2014 – 2016), Family Tree (2015 – 2017), The Blacklist and The Saint (2017).
Is he gay, who is the partner or the wife?
Without a doubt, Enrique Murciano was incredibly successful in his acting career; He has become a fan favorite due to his top notch acting style. The actor has played various characters in films including gay and straight characters. After his appearance as the gay character (Michael K. Williams) in the 2016 series Hap and Leonard , rumors began flying that he might be gay. So far, however, Enrique has never confirmed such rumours.
Though he’s had his own share of romantic relationships; Enrique never made it down the aisle. His most famous relationship was with English actress and model Lily Cole. The couple began dating in 2008 and dated for three years before going their separate ways in 2011. The couple cited their busy schedules as the reason for their split.
Before her relationship, Enrique was also in a relationship with another actress named Molly Sims. The couple started dating in 2003 and their short-lived romance ended the following year. Apparently Enrique Murciano is currently single and has no wife yet. He has decided to focus on his acting career and settling down is not among his current priorities.