From his re-occurring character ‘Bob,’ the “angry gay Puerto Rican,” on Seinfeld, to one of Samantha’s love interests on HBO’s Sex and the City, to 'Rueben the Cuban' on HBO’s The Sopranos.
Other television include Law & Order: SVU (NBC) and Fringe (Fox).
Seamlessly moving between film, television and stage, Vázquez is a founding member of the LAByrinth Theatre Company.
Theater credits include The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (The Public Theater) opposite Sam Rockwell, directed by Phillip Seymour Hoffman, The Stendhal Syndrome (Primary Stages) with Isabella Rossellini and Richard Thomas, and The Floating Island Plays (Mark Taper Forum) to name a few.
Though Jo Bonney directed all but one of the solos, there have been various films and videos of the performances. “Confessions of a Porn Star” – Available only as bootleg. TV and film credits include: The Following, Boardwalk Empire, The Good Wife, Fringe, Law & Order and Law & Order: SVU, The Brave One, Oren Moverman’s The Messenger, Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight (HBO) and The Master Builder, Andre Gregory and Wallace Shawn's adaptation of the Ibsen classic directed by Jonathan Demme. He has written four full-length plays, workshopped with LAByrinth Theater Company, and a one-man show J.
Directors listed below directed the film following Jo Bonney’s direction. Eric Cook's Vagina Project in honor of Women's History Month. Cook was a founding director of Sonoma County Repertory Theater and served as Associate Artistic Director for Actors Theater of Sonoma County in California.
He can currently be seen on the Starz drama Magic City opposite Jeffrey Dean Morgan.“fun House” - Filmed live at the Matrix Theater, LA, 1986. “Drinking in America” -“Alive From Off-Center, PBS, 1986. “Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll” - Filmed live at the Wilbur Theater, Boston, 1991. In NYC he produced Nikole's Tick Parade a variety-show benefit for Lyme Disease, and the off-off-Broadway premiere of Love Sick by Kristina Poe. “Wake Up and Smell the Coffee” – Filmed live at the Jane Street Theater, New York City, 2001. Lisa has also performed at The Public, New York Theater Workshop, The Signature, Classic Stage Company, Rattlestick, Transport Group, Stage FARM, Williamstown and The Studio Theater in D. (Helen Hayes Award, Blackbird), as well as working with the LAByrinth Theater Company where she was recently made a member.Soderbergh first cast him in Traffic, for which he and his fellow cast members won the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.He has had numerous roles on some of television’s most popular shows.