Raúl Esparza Biography
Raúl Eduardo Esparza a native of Delaware is an American stage, screen, and voice actor. He is best known for his role in the 2006 Broadway revival of Company. He was nominated for a Tony Award for this role. He is also known for his role as a New York Assistant District Attorney (ADA) Rafael Barba in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. In 2000, Raul made his broadway debut as Riff Raff in the revival of The Rocky Horror Show. He also played the role of Jonathon in the Off-Broadway production of Tick, Tick… Boom! and Caractacus Potts in the Broadway production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang in 2005.
Raúl Esparza Age
Raul was born on October 24, 1970, in Wilmington, Delaware, United States. He is 51 years old as of 2021.
Raúl Esparza Height
Raul stands at an estimated height of 5 feet 8 inches and is of moderate weight. He has dark brown hair and hazel-green eyes.
Raúl Esparza Family
Raul was born in Wilmington, Delaware, and raised in Miami, Florida. He was born to Cuban parents María Elena Cecilia García y Gutiérrez and Raúl Esparza y Rues. His parents left the country due to the Castro regime. Esparza went to Belen Jesuit where he graduated in 1988.
Raúl Esparza Bill Curan
Raul has been dating his long-term partner Bill Curran. The actor is openly bisexual. He was previously married to Michele Marie Perez his high-school girlfriend. They got married in 1994 and divorced in 2007. He revealed he was bisexual in 2006 which is reportedly why his ex-wife divorced him.
Raúl Esparza Tick Tick Boom
In 2005, Raul played the role of Jonathon in the original Off-Broadway production of Tick, Tick… Boom! The musical by Jonathan Larson tells the story of an aspiring composer called Jon living in New York in 1990. He earned a Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Musical.
Raúl Esparza Company
In 2006, Raul played the role of Robert in the musical comedy Company. The musical had music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Its book was by George Furth. The musical also starred Elizabeth Stanley, Barbara Walsh, Bruce Sabbath, and Heather Laws.
Raul made his broadway debut in 2000 after appearing as Riff Raff in the revival of The Rocky Horror Show. His role earned him a Theatre World Award. He has also appeared in Cabaret, Taboo, and Chitty Chitty Bang.
Raúl Esparza Movies And Tv Shows
- Spin City
- Pushing Daisies
- Law & Order: Criminal Intent
- Law & Order
- A Gifted Man
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
- 666 Park Avenue Phillip Perez
- Dora and Friends: Into the City!
- BoJack Horseman
- The Path
- Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Celebration
- The Good Fight
- Law & Order: Organized Crime
- My Soul to Take
- Trouble in the Heights
Raúl Esparza Net Worth
Esparza has an estimated net worth of $9 million.