Cisco Reyes was born Francisco Manuel Reyes in Westchester, New York to a Puerto Rican Father, Joseph C Reyes Sr. and Mother, Sandra Y. Reyes from Trinidad and Tobago. He is the last of seven kids with four brothers and two sisters. Cisco loves coming from a big family and was the entertainer of the house since he could walk and talk!
He went through school being the class clown always getting in trouble for putting on a performance for the students when he should of being paying attention to the lesson being taught. He found his love of the arts in school by writing and performing his own comedy sketches on stage during talent shows at John Jay High.
After receiving his diploma from John Jay, Cisco went on to study Directing, Writing and Producing in Film and Television at H.B.C.U. Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland. Throughout his Film studies he started pursuing acting. Cisco started hosting his own cable access show that aired in New York, Maryland and Washington DC. He was known as C.P.R the Crazy Puerto Rican up and down the east coast. He also moved his way into the independent film circuit by booking numerous roles in indie films from NY to MD.
Cisco was a natural and right at home in front of the camera so upon receiving his B.A. in Film and Television Production from M.S.U. Cisco packed up only his clothes and decided to pursue his acting professionally in Hollywood, California.
Cisco Reyes was in the films Next Day Air, Five Thirteen, and TV shows including CSI: NY, CSI, Miami, ER, and Everybody Hates Chris, just to name a few!
Now, Cisco is working on Real Traygedy, about the Trayvon Martin sad encounter and controversy. Join in at Indiegogo: be part of Cisco’s project
Thank you Announcer / Voice Actor Jordan Farelli.
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