Miguel Sandoval
Miguel Sandoval
as Captain Pruitt Herrera

Actor Biography

Television veteran Miguel Sandoval recently completed a series-regular role on HBO's Sharp Objects, directed by Jean Marc-Vallee, opposite Amy Adams. He also appeared in Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency for BBC America.

With nearly 100 television titles to his credit, Sandoval's work also includes such iconic series as Entourage, Alias, Law & Order, Seinfeld, Frasier, The West Wing, ER and The X-Files. Many know Sandoval from crime drama Medium, which ran for seven seasons on NBC and CBS; he received multiple ALMA and IMAGEN award nominations for his work on the series, both as an actor and as a director.

On the feature side, Sandoval was most recently seen in Blood Father opposite Mel Gibson. Also among his roughly 60 films are Repo Man, Jurassic Park, Three Businessmen, Walker, Get Shorty, Mrs. Winterbourne, Blow, Do the Right Thing and Clear and Present Danger.

Overall, Sandoval has acted professionally for more than 40 years in theater, film and television. He received an IMAGEN award for Best Supporting Actor in the Film Spoken Word in 2011.