Oct. 12th, 1962
Evanston, Illinois, USA
Carlos Bernard's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Alien Raiders
Guest TV Roles
Raoul 'Skull' Hidalgo
Bernard was born on October 12, 1962 in Evanston, Illinois and grew up in Chicago, Illinois, the youngest of three brothers. Of Polish and Spanish ancestry, his mother is originally from Madrid, Spain. Bernard graduated from New Trier High School, and showed signs of interest in acting while in his high school years. He then went to Illinois State University and shortly after received his fine arts degree in San Francisco in the American Conservatory Theatre. Bernard started out on stage but quickly progressed to television.
- Is fluent in Spanish.
- Big fan of the baseball team Chicago Cubs (he is seen holding a Cup with the Cubs logo on it in '24' Season 4).
- He and his TV wife, 'Reiko Aylesworth' (qv), were born in the same hospital.
- Has one daughter, Natalie (born August 2003).
- While filming Season 2 of _"24" (2001)_ (qv), he sprained his ankle while playing basketball, requiring him to stay on crutches. Luckily, the writers and producers were flexible enough to write out the on-screen injuries while letting him film episodes 16-21 with him being on crutches.
- Likes fly fishing.
- Carlos is Spanish (his mother's family was originally from Spain) and Polish (his father is from Poland).
- Received his Master of Fine Arts degree from the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, after attending Illinois State University.