Josh Segarra

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Josh Segarra
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Segarra in 2017
Born
Joshua Segarra

(1986-06-03) June 3, 1986 (age 33)
Alma materNew York University
OccupationActor
Years active2005–present
Spouse(s)
Brace Rice (m. 2014)
Children1

Joshua Segarra (born June 3, 1986) is an American actor who is best known for his television roles as police officer Billy Cepeda on Sirens (2014–2015),[1] Hector Ruiz on The Electric Company (2009–2011),[2][3] Justin Voight on Chicago P.D. (2014–2016) and Adrian Chase / Prometheus on Arrow (2016–2017). Segarra also appears on Netflix’s Orange is the New Black as CO D. Stefanovic. He has appeared many times on-and off-Broadway; he appeared in the original musical casts of Lysistrata Jones as Mick,[4] Pasek and Paul's 2012 musical Dogfight based on the 1991 film of the same name, and On Your Feet! in which he originated the role of Emilio Estefan.

Personal life[edit]

Segarra is from Orlando, Florida, and is of Puerto Rican descent.[4][5] He has Catalan ancestry,[6] and speaks English and Spanish.

Segarra is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts where he received a degree in theater.[7]

In October 2014, Segarra married long-time girlfriend Brace (née Rice). They have a son together, Gus, born in September 2016.[8]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Narrows White Gangsta
2009 Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet Tyler
2009 The Ministers Louis
2010 Suicide Mort Short film
2011 The Music Never Stopped Mark Ferris
2012 The Devil's Bitch Trip Short film
2014 You Must Be Joking Asshole
2015 Trainwreck Staten Island Oli
2018 Anything Boys Can Do Moby Short film
2018 Overboard Jason
2018 Fault Gary Short film

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 Vampire Bats Miles TV Movie
2008 Drama Queenz Gabriel 3 episodes
2009–2011 The Electric Company Hector Ruiz Main role
2011 Homeland Josh Episode: "Pilot"
2012 Bronx Warrants Morales TV Movie[3]
2013 The Following Hank Flynn Episode: "The Siege"
2014 Blue Bloods Mike Rose Episode: "Knockout Game"
2014 My Day Date Unknown episodes
2014–2015 Sirens Billy Cepeda Main role
2014–2016 Chicago P.D. Justin Voight 9 episodes; Recurring role
2016 A Bronx Life Frankie TV Movie
2016–2018 Arrow Adrian Chase / Prometheus Main cast (season 5); Guest star (season 6)
2018 Run for Your Life Julian Silva TV Movie
2018 Orange Is the New Black D. Stefanovic Recurring (season 6)
2018 All In Himself Live appearance
2018 The Good Cop Warren Episode: Will Cora Get Married?
2019 The Other Two Lance 6 episodes
2019 AJ and the Queen Hector / Damian Sanchez Main role

Theatre[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2009 The Boys Upstairs Eric The SoHo Playhouse
August 15 - September 27, 2009
(Part of The 13th Annual New York International Fringe Festival)
2009 Fat Camp Brent Acorn Theater
September 30 – October 8, 2009
(Part of 2009 New York Musical Theatre Festival)
2010 Pool Boy (staged reading) Jack Barrington Stage Company Stage II
January 11, 2010
2011 The Cook's Tour (staged reading) Performer Urban Stage Theater
February 8, 2011
2011 Lysistrata Jones Mick The Gym at Judson
May 15 – June 19, 2011
2011–12 Lysistrata Jones Mick Walter Kerr Theatre
November 12, 2011 – January 8, 2012
2012 Dogfight Boland Tony Kiser Theatre
June 27 – August 12, 2012
2013 Around the World in 80 Days Phileas Fogg YOW! Theater
July 2 – October 13, 2013
2015 On Your Feet! Emilio Estefan Marquis Theatre
October 6, 2015 – July 10, 2016

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role
2010 Red Dead Redemption Abraham Reyes
2010 Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare
2013 Grand Theft Auto V The Local Population

References[edit]

  1. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (August 4, 2014). "USA's 'Sirens' Promotes New Cop to Series Regular". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 14, 2015.
  2. ^ Genzlinger, Neil (January 19, 2009). "Back From the '70s, Without the Zaniness". The New York Times. Retrieved April 29, 2011.
  3. ^ a b "Josh Segarra goes from Electric Company to FX". Se Fija!. July 29, 2012. Retrieved March 14, 2015.
  4. ^ a b Mellini, Michael (December 1, 2011). "Josh Segarra on Shooting Hoops and Stripping Down in Lysistrata Jones". Broadway.com. Retrieved March 14, 2015.
  5. ^ Suarez, Lucia I. (January 27, 2015). "Josh Segarra on TV character: 'It takes a genius to be this dumb'". Fox News Latino. Retrieved March 14, 2015.
  6. ^ "Surnames and Migrations: The Barcelona Area" (PDF).
  7. ^ "Josh Segarra". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-11-22.
  8. ^ "Actor Josh Segarra And His Wife Welcome A Baby Boy To The Family!". LIVERAMPUP. Retrieved 16 January 2018.

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