Character actor Maximiliano Hernandez burst onto the scene in the mid- to late '90s and essayed a series of occasional roles, often ones of an ethnic nature. His resumé includes one- and two-time contributions to the series Law & Order and The Shield, and a bit part as a bartender in James Gray's organized crime drama The Yards (2000), starring James Caan and Mark Wahlberg.
Biography by Nathan Southern
- Both of his parents are originally from Honduras.
- Began acting in high school as a way to get out of detention.
- Studied at the Leonard Davis Center for Performing Arts in New York City.
- Cofounded Axis, an experimental theater company.