Eddie Velez - a short biography

Though Eddie has done a lot of TV shows and small appearances in movies, it isn´t easy to find information on him. If you are an Eddie - fan and would like to help, please contact us.

Eddie was born as Edwin Velez on June 4th, 1958 in New York, USA. A native of Manhattan, he attended the High School of Art and Design and the School of Visual Art. He later studied at the Estelle Harman Actors Workshop in Hollywood and at the Mark Taper Forum.

We know that he ´s served for 4 years in the US army. He was divorced and has a daughter, probably out of this first marriage, who is called Eliza. Eddie remarried in 1990, his wife´s name is Carrie Grace.

Besides his role as "Frankie ´Dishpan´Santana" in the A-Team, Eddie had a leading part in the 1995 series "Live Shot", where he played Ricardo Sandoval. For other movies and series Eddie participated in see our Filmography.