Santiago Cabrera

Biography: In his breakthrough Heroes role as a heroin-addicted, lovesick artist able to paint the future, this Latino hunk seduced viewers with his moody, manly charm, even though his character didn't live past the first season. Born in Chile but raised in Toronto, Madrid, London and Romania due to his father's work as a diplomat, Cabrera initially planned on becoming a soccer player. In fact, after high school he played semipro in London before focusing on his other passion: acting. While studying at the Drama Centre London at Central St. Martin's College, he landed his first gig on the British TV show MI-5 and in 2005 he snagged his first role stateside as Julius Caesar's nephew in the Roman miniseries Empire. But it was his Heroes alter ego in 2006 that confirmed him as an up-and-comer. While his time on Heroes was short-lived, he continued to snag impressive parts on the big and little screens, including a role in director Steven Soderbergh's epic biopic Che and the part of LancelotIn his breakthrough Heroes role as a heroin-addicted, lovesick artist able to paint the future, this Latino hunk seduced viewers with his moody, manly charm, even though his character didn't live past the first season. Born in Chile but raised in Toronto, Madrid, London and Romania due to his father's work as a diplomat, Cabrera initially planned on becoming a soccer player. In fact, after high school he played semipro in London before focusing on his other passion: acting. While studying at the Drama Centre London at Central St. Martin's College, he landed his first gig on the British TV show MI-5 and in 2005 he snagged his first role stateside as Julius Caesar's nephew in the Roman miniseries Empire. But it was his Heroes alter ego in 2006 that confirmed him as an up-and-comer. While his time on Heroes was short-lived, he continued to snag impressive parts on the big and little screens, including a role in director Steven Soderbergh's epic biopic Che and the part of Lancelot on the BBC series Merlin. Not bad for a man who once worked as a rickshaw driver while he was a student in London. Expand

Santiago Cabrera's Scores

Average career score: 71
Highest Metascore: 81 The Mindy Project: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 56 Merlin: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 9
  2. Negative: 0 out of 9
9 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd The Musketeers: Season 4 Oct 1, 2020 Santiago Cabrera tbd
76 Star Trek: Picard: Season 1 Jan 23, 2020 Cristobal "Chris" Rios 5.9
tbd Salvation (2017): Season 2 Jun 25, 2018 Darius Tanz 6.9
tbd Salvation (2017): Season 1 Jul 12, 2017 Darius Tanz / Darius Tanz tbd
75 Big Little Lies: Season 1 Feb 19, 2017 Joseph Bachman / Joseph Bachman 8.3
tbd The Talk: Season 7 Sep 12, 2016 Guest tbd
tbd The Musketeers: Season 3 May 28, 2016 Aramis / Aramis tbd
81 The Mindy Project: Season 4 Sep 15, 2015 Diego 5.7
tbd The Musketeers: Season 2 Jan 2, 2015 Aramis / Aramis 7.1
69 The Musketeers: Season 1 Jan 19, 2014 Aramis / Aramis 7.5
tbd Merlin: Season 5 Oct 6, 2012 Santiago Cabrera 7.6
81 The Adam Carolla Project: Season 7 Sep 30, 2012 Sal Price / Sal Price 7.6
tbd Merlin: Season 3 Apr 9, 2012 Sir Lancelot / Santiago Cabrera 8.1
62 Alcatraz: Season 1 Jan 16, 2012 Jimmy Dickens / Jimmy Dickens 6.6
tbd Merlin: Season 4 Oct 1, 2011 Sir Lancelot / Santiago Cabrera 8.2
68 Covert Affairs: Season 2 Jun 7, 2011 Actor 7.8
tbd Merlin: Season 2 Apr 2, 2010 Lancelot / Santiago Cabrera 8.3
tbd Heroes: Season 4 Sep 21, 2009 Isaac Mendez 3.4
56 Merlin: Season 1 Jun 21, 2009 Lancelot / Sir Lancelot / Santiago Cabrera 8.2
67 Heroes: Season 1 Sep 25, 2006 Isaac Mendez / Isaac Mendez 8.7
tbd Empire: Season 1 Jun 28, 2005 Octavius / Octavius tbd