ason Manuel Olazabal (14 October 1973), also just known as Jason Olazabal, is an American actor, possibly best known for playing Ramon Prado in Showtime TV series, Dexter.


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[edit] BiographyEdit

Jason Manuel Olazábal was born in Santa Maria, California in the USA. His acting career started in 2001 in Law & Order. He then appeared in The Education of Max Bickford in 2002 and Bad Boys II in 2003 as Detective Marco Vargas. Along with Law & Order, he has starred in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Law & Order: Criminal Intent. In 2006, he starred in Charmed and Inside Man. He appeared in House and Numb3rs in 2007. In Season 3 of Dexter, he starred as Ramon Prado in 9 episodes as a lieutenant, grieving over the loss of his brother, and later in the season, his other brother. He jointly received an Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for "Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series", along with other Dexter co-stars. He appeared in The Unit in 2009 and became a recurring character in Make It or Break It as Alex Cruz.

[edit] Personal lifeEdit

He got married to actress Sunita Param on the 6th February 2004. Jason Manuel Olazabal is also a member of Iota Phi Theta fraternity.[1]

[edit] CinematographyEdit

Year Film/Show Role Notes
2001 Law & Order Jeffrey Sayles
2002 The Education of Max Bickford Eduardo
2003 Law & Order Jeffrey Sayles
Bad Boys II Dt. Marco Vargas
Law & Order: Criminal Intent Detective Upmann
2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Sascha Hart
2006 Charmed Java
Inside Man ESU Officer Hernandez
2007 Numb3rs Jimmy Lopez
House Dr. O'Reilly, a.k.a. #11
2008 This Is Not a Test Johnny Dorey
Dexter Ramon Prado Nominated - Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
2009-present The Unit Mateo
Make It or Break It Alex Cruz
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