Antonio Jaramillo did not know he would become an Actor. Having had a difficult childhood, pursuing an acting career was an unlikely choice. Lucky for us, his path led him to the stage and since arriving in Hollywood in 2004 this tall, sexy and handsome actor has been turning in stellar performances.
Thus far, Antonio has managed to move with ease from stage to television to film. In 2012 Antonio portrayed the trustworthy accountant and negotiator for the cartel in Oliver Stone's "Savages" alongside Hollywood Stars Benicio Del Toro, Salma Hayek and Damian Bichir. Previously Antonio appeared on the big screen with Andy Garcia, Ray Liotta, Esai Morales and Danny Trejo in the celebrated Indie Drama "The Line". On Televison Antonio has Guest-starred in some of America's favorite shows including, NBC's Hit Drama " Shades Of Blue" in which he played Miguel Zepeda the ex-boyfriend of Harlee Santos (Jennifer Lopez), "Notorious", "Rosewood" , TNT's "Dallas" , "The Mentalist", "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation", "CSI Miami", "Gang Related", "Burn Notice", "The Wilding", "Arrested Development", "Outlaw", "Charmed", "Veronica Mars", "Days Of Our Lives" and others.......He was also a Series Regular on Tyler Perry's "Meet The Browns" and MyNetwork TV Drama "Fashion House". On stage, Antonio's favorite moments have been playing the lead role in the west coast premiere of Stephen Adly Guirgis dark comedy "Our Lady of 121st Street", konstantin in Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull" and Jacques Casanova in Tennessee Williams "Camino Real".
Currently Antonio is filming Kurt Sutter's "Sons Of Anarchy" Spinoff pilot "MayansMc" for FX network in which he will play one of the lead characters as Michael 'Riz' Ariza.
Born in Tijuana,Mexico. He spent his early years in an orphanage until moving to San Diego as a teenager where he worked and attended school. Antonio has always had a passion and interest in the arts, specially music but it wasn't until his mid 20's when he came across the writings of Anton Chekhov and later Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams that his decision to become an actor was fully realized. Today, Antonio continues to study his craft and enjoys going to the Theatre,Boxing, tennis, Tequila and training wild animals!