June 9, 2001 (22)
Xolo Maridueña is an American actor. Born in Los Angeles, California, he gained popularity as Miguel Diaz in the Netflix series Cobra Kai. He also had roles as Victor Graham in the NBC TV series Parenthood and Jaime Reyes / Blue Beetle in the upcoming DC Extended Universe film Blue Beetle.
Maridueña has worked alongside established talents like Peter Krause, Lauren Graham, and Monica Potter in “Parenthood.” In “Cobra Kai,” he shares the screen with Karate Kid veterans Ralph Macchio and William Zabka, as well as with emerging talents like Tanner Buchanan, Mary Mouser, and Jacob Bertrand. Maridueña also had the opportunity to work with directors like Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg, and Jennifer Celotta
Maridueña’s work in “Cobra Kai” has earned him nominations for the Imagen Foundation Awards for Best Actor – Television. The show itself has garnered several nominations and has won the MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Fight.