born:Jon William Scott Hofstedt
Huertas's career started in 1993 when he played an uncredited part in the The Webbers.
In 1998, Huertas portrayed Joe Negroni in the romantic drama Why Do Fools Fall in Love alongside such stars as Halle Berry, Paul Mazursky, and Ben Vereen. In 1999, he appeared in two films: the horror movie Cold Hearts and the action movie Stealth Fighter. In the 2000s, he appeared in many films, but his biggest role was in television in 2008 as Sergeant Espera in HBO's miniseries Generation Kill about the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
Beginning in 2009, Huertas has starred in the role of Detective Esposito in ABC's police procedural Castle.
In 2010, Huertas broke into the art of directing in a short feature called Lone in which he also produces and sings his own music.
Huertas was elected to serve a one-year term, beginning September 25, 2010, as an alternate member of the National Board of Directors and as a member of the Hollywood Division Board of Directors of the Screen Actors Guild.
In June 2011, Huertas made his debut music video single called "Sex Is the Word".
JAG (TV series)
Cayuga Helmsman / Ramirez
Vanished (1997) … Ramirez
Cowboys & Cossacks (1997) … Cayuga Helmsman
Moesha (TV series)
– The Prom (1999) … Antonio
– Life Imitating Art (1999) … Antonio
– I Love Moesha (1999) … Antonio
– Barking Up the Wrong Tree (1999) … Antonio
– A Class Act Christmas (1998) … Antonio
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV series)
– The End of an Era (2000) … Brad Alcerro
– The Four Faces of Sabrina (2000) … Brad Alcerro
– Dreama the Mouse (2000) … Brad Alcerro
– Salem's Daughter (2000) … Brad Alcerro
– Super Hero (2000) … Brad Alcerro
The Joe Schmo Show (TV series)
T.J. 'The Playah'
– Finale (2004) … T.J. 'The Playah'
– T.J. Needs T.P. (2004) … T.J. 'The Playah'
– Cruiser (2004) … T.J. 'The Playah'
– Requiem for a Frog (2004) … T.J. 'The Playah'
– Porked and Beans (2004) … T.J. 'The Playah'
Generation Kill (TV mini-series)
Sgt. Antonio Espera
– Bomb in the Garden (2008) … Sgt. Antonio Espera
– Stay Frosty (2008) … Sgt. Antonio Espera
– A Burning Dog (2008) … Sgt. Antonio Espera
– Combat Jack (2008) … Sgt. Antonio Espera
– Screwby (2008) … Sgt. Antonio Espera
NCIS (TV series)
Sergeant Jack Kale / Sgt. Jack Kale
– Caged (2009) … Sergeant Jack Kale (uncredited)
– Nine Lives (2008) … Sgt. Jack Kale
Birthday-- October 23, 1976
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Jon Huertas (sometimes credited as John Huertas)
Birth Name: Jon William “Scott” Hofstedt
Birth Place: New York, NY
Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: October 23, Scorpio
Profession: Actor; producer; singer
Huertas attended John Handley High School in Winchester, Virginia.
Jon is is an American actor and US Air Force Veteran. Before becoming a professional actor, he served for eight years and was becoming a veteran of three major conflicts that include the 1st Gulf War (Desert Storm).
His career started in 1993 when he played an uncredited part in The Webbers. He also was an after school director at John Burroughs Middle school for a year.
In 2000 he was nominated for ALMA Award in the Emerging Actor in a Drama Series category for his role as Brad Alcerro in Sabrina the Teenage Witch.
He is no stranger to the small screen. In the critically acclaimed miniseries Generation Kill, his stand-out performance as Sgt. Tony “Poke” Espera illustrates a streetwise philosophical view of what the U.S. Marines’ 1st Recon Battalion endured during the first five weeks of the invasion on Iraq. He’s also appeared in numerous TV series, among them Prison Break, Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles, NCIS, CSI and Without a Trace.
Huertas co-produced and starred in the film The Insatiable with Sean Patrick Flanery and Michael Biehn. He also co-starred in Right at Your Door, which won Best Cinematography at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival. Other features Huertas has starred in include The Objective, Believers, Why Do Fools Fall in Love, Bug and Executive Decision. He first gained international public attention starring as Antonio on Moesha, before joining the cast Sabrina, The Teenage Witch as Brad Alcero.
Huertas has built an impressive resume during his career which exemplifies his wide array of talents and remarkable artistic range. A native New Yorker trained in Musical Theatre at TCU, he also writes and performs his own music.
Jon is currently co-starring with Nathan Fillion, Seamus Dever and Stana Katic in ABC’s ‘Castle’.
(taken from www.jonhuertasfan.com)