Amaury Nolasco is an actor known for captivating audiences with his captivating performances both on small and big screens. Distinguished directors frequently collaborate with this talented actor.
His television credits included Chase, Work It, CSI and Deception; movies include Brother and Universal’s 2 Fast 2 Furious.
Early Life and Education
Amaury Nolasco has amassed significant wealth over his acting career. He is most well-known for playing Fernando Sucre in Prison Break on television.
At first, he studied biology at the University of Puerto Rico with plans of becoming a physician; however, an appearance in a commercial had a profound impact on his life and changed course completely. Inspired by this unexpected event, he decided to pursue acting and moved to New York City where he studied at American British Dramatic Arts School.
He has appeared on many popular television programs such as George Lopez, Eve, CSI: NY and Arli$$. Additionally he has made appearances in several films such as Brothers and Universal’s 2 Fast 2 Furious as well as Mr. 3000 with Bernie Mac.
Over the past 20 years, this actor has amassed fame and wealth throughout his career. Most notably, he played Fernando Sucre on Fox series Prison Break which brought worldwide acclaim.
Nolasco studied biology at the University of Puerto Rico with hopes of becoming a physician, yet his passion for acting ultimately brought him to New York where he attended American British Dramatic Arts School for acting training. Guest starring appearances have included George Lopez, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Arli$$ and ER; plus short-lived sitcom Work It and regular stints on Deception were just a few highlights from Nolasco’s acting resume.
Nolasco has appeared in major feature films including Brother, Orange Julius and Universal’s 2 Fast 2 Furious. He is well known for his comedic timing; having co-starred alongside comedian Bernie Mac in Mr. 3000 as well as Rob Schneider and David Spade in The Benchwarmers.
Achievement and Honors
Nolasco is an extraordinarily gifted actor whose dedication to his craft can be seen in each and every project he undertakes. He has established himself both on television and film with roles in some of the biggest blockbusters like Prison Break and Transformers.
Prison Break viewers quickly took notice of his performance as Fernando Sucre, Michael Scofield’s trusted cellmate and friend, garnering him widespread acclaim and making him one of Hollywood’s most in-demand actors.
Nolasco is also engaged in charitable work and dedicated to making an impactful difference. His journey in the entertainment industry serves as an inspiration to aspiring actors; hard work and determination can bring dreams into fruition. Nolasco delivers captivating performances on action movies as well as drama films alike that leave audiences wanting more.
Nolasco hails from Puerto Rico and attended University of Puerto Rico as a pre-med student before making the leap to New York and enrolling at American British Dramatic Arts School. Beginning his acting career with guest roles on shows such as ER, Arli$$ and 2 Fast 2 Furious before landing his breakthrough role on Fox series Prison Break.
His performance as Fernando Sucre earned him much acclaim and has resulted in many film and TV productions, such as Chase, The Librarians, Brother, and Max Payne.
Nolasco also appeared in music videos for Calle 13’s La Perla and Imaginate by Wisin & Yandel, both available online. He currently lives with his daughter in Los Angeles, California. Additionally, Nolasco is trained martial artist.
As of 2024, his dedication and acting talent have enabled him to amass an impressive net worth: $75 Million is estimated as being his total earnings.
His credits include roles on television series such as Chase, Justified, and Deception; in movies such as Max Payne and Transformers he has made appearances.
Nolasco was born December 24 and is a Capricorn, meaning he possesses an eye for beauty, style, and romance. In terms of relationships, Nolasco has had relationships with Andrea Pambechy and Dayanara Torres in his personal life.
He has appeared in music videos for La Perla’s Calle 13 and Imaginate by Wisin & Yandel, respectively. Currently single and living in Los Angeles, California – former cast member of Rizzoli & Isles