Sancti Spíritus, Cuba
Victor Rivers' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2003 - Hulk
1999 - In Too Deep
1998 - The Mask of Zorro
1997 - Amistad
1996 - Fled
1995 - Nixon
1993 - Bound by Honor
1992 - The Distinguished Gentleman
1992 - Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me
1986 - 8 Million Ways To Die
1984 - Fear City
Guest TV Roles
Master Assassin (Voiced)
Hro Talak (Voiced)
Tonio de Perez
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- Is listed as a Distinguished and Notable Alumnus of Florida State University.
- Former gang member who turned his life around at an early age, going on to attend, as a scholar-athlete, Florida State University on a full four-year football scholarship.
- Was a victim of extreme child abuse and witnessed his mother being a victim of domestic violence, both of which were committed by his father. As a result, he is now a devoted advocate of and activist for domestic violence prevention.
- Graduated from Florida State University's School of Criminology and Criminal Justice in 1977 with a Bachelor of Science degree.
- He was an offensive lineman with the Miami Dolphins from 1978-79.
- His character in The Mask of Zorro, Joaquin Murieta, is portrayed as the older brother of the new Zorro, Alejandro Murieta. Although Alejandro is a fictional character, Joaquin Murieta was not. He was a real-life bandit and folk hero, and is widely believe to have been the original inspiration for Zorro.
- Came to American from his homeland, Cuba, at the age of two.
- Since 1999, he has been the national spokesperson for the National Network to End Domestic Violence.
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