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Héctor Mercado was born on January 12, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Hair (1979), Osmosis Jones (2001) and Something Is Out There (1988). See full bio »

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Hair Dancer
Osmosis Jones Additional Character Voice


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 2002 Warrior
General Emilio Figueroa
 2001 Osmosis Jones
Additional Character Voice (voice)
 2000 Rockets' Red Glare
 1998 Acapulco H.E.A.T. (TV Series)
Blakely's Offsider
- Code Name: Day of the Dead (1998) ... Blakely's Offsider (as Hector Mercado)
 1997 Cracker: Mind Over Murder (TV Series)
Latino Cop
- Hell Hath No Fury (1997) ... Latino Cop
 1997 Out to Sea
 1997 Leather Jacket Love Story
Sam (as Hector Mercado)
 1997 Last Stand at Saber River (TV Movie)
 1996 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Felipe Longo
- Undercover (1996) ... Felipe Longo (as Hector Mercado)
 1995 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Mr. Jimenez
- UnAmerican Graffiti (1995) ... Mr. Jimenez (as Hector Jaime Mercado)
 1994 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
- Signs and Portents (1994) ... Pilot
 1993 Renegade (TV Series)
- Headcase (1993) ... J.J. (as Hector Mercado)
 1992 Play Nice
 1988-1992 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
Ramon De La Vega / Raymond
- Episode #1.1984 (1992) ... Ramon De La Vega
- Episode #1.1982 (1992) ... Ramon De La Vega
- Episode #1.1977 (1992) ... Ramon De La Vega
- Episode #1.1975 (1992) ... Ramon De La Vega
- Episode #1.1974 (1992) ... Ramon De La Vega
 1992 In the Arms of a Killer (TV Movie)
Sergeant-In-Charge (as Hector Mercado)
 1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Billy Nickel
- Second Time Around (1991) ... Billy Nickel
 1991 MacGyver (TV Series)
- Blind Faith (1991) ... Ramos (as Hector Mercado)
 1990 Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection
Miguel (as Hector Mercado)
 1990 Nasty Boys (TV Series)
Bennie Fleischer
- End Game (1990) ... Bennie Fleischer (as Hector Mercado)
 1989 Hard Time on Planet Earth (TV Series)
- Something to Bank On (1989) ... Pickett (as Hector Mercado)
 1988 Miracle at Beekman's Place (TV Movie)
Tomas Rivera
 1988 Something Is Out There (TV Mini-Series)
- Good Psychics Are Hard to Come By (1988) ... Enriquez
- A Message from Mr. Cool (1988) ... Enriquez
- Night of the Visitors (1988) ... Enriquez
- In His Own Image (1988) ... Enriquez
- Don't Look Back (1988) ... Enriquez
 1988 What Price Victory (TV Movie)
 1987 Death Wish 4: The Crackdown
JoJo Ross (as Hector Mercado)
 1986-1987 Hunter (TV Series)
Santiago Munez / Victor Santoro
- Flashpoint (1987) ... Santiago Munez (as Hector Mercado)
- The Castro Connection (1986) ... Victor Santoro (as Hector Mercado)
 1986 The A-Team (TV Series)
- Dishpan Man (1986) ... (as Hector Jaime Mercado)
 1985-1986 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Manuel Guerrero / Victor Davila
- Free Verse (1986) ... Manuel Guerrero (as Hector Mercado)
- Whatever Works (1985) ... Victor Davila (as Hector Jaime Mercado)
 1986 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
- Eye of the Beholder (1986) ... Octavio (as Hector Jamie Mercado)
 1986 Nomads
 1985 Copacabana (TV Movie)
Dancer (as Héctor Jaime Mercado)
 1985 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
 1982 A Question of Honor (TV Movie)
Stallard (as Hector Jaime Mercado)
 1979 Hair
 1978 Slow Dancing in the Big City
Roger Lucas (as Héctor Jaime Mercado)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

After several years with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, transitioned to musical theater and drama. Notable stage credits include Chino in Jerome Robbins' revival of WEST SIDE STORY and Alonzo in the original CATS, among many others.

Alternate Names:

Hector Jaime Mercado | Hector Jamie Mercado | Hector Mercado | Héctor Jaime Mercado

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Hector Mercado was one of the principal dancers with the Alvin Ailey Dance Company during 1970-1971 season.

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