Louis Martinez

has been a professional actor since he was a teenager landing roles in movies such as Marci X, Seasons of Youth and Spoonful of Sugar. Before taking a four year break to get a degree in acting from Shaw University in North Carolina, Louis had extensive television and theater credits. He can be seen in all the the franchises of Law & Order. His positive outlook led him to be a role model for youth as a part of the theater troupe of the Creative Arts Team. He performed throughout the public school system and community groups giving young people alternatives to problems that they face. Louis was also a member of City Kids Repertory Company. He was an integral part of a documentary entitled The Hip Hop Project. Most recently, Louis filmed an episode of the new acclaimed series Orange Is The New Black. The work that he is most proud of is the role of Jose Cruz in the pilot The Inner Circle.