Carlos Miranda was born and raised in San Francisco and is of Nicaraguan descent, speaking fluent Spanish. Having moved to LA in 2008, he landed his first feature film role that year opposite Joel Edgerton in Warrior, directed by Gavin O’Connor. He since went on to work with Sofia Coppola in The Bling Ring opposite Emma Watson, Paul Weitz in Grandma with Lily Tomlin, as well as have guest star roles on ABC’s “How to Get Away with Murder” and NBC’s “Chicago PD” as Luis Vega.
In 2017, whilst primarily driving for Uber to make ends meet, he was able to complete a short film he wrote, produced, and directed, titled End Trip. In the midst of finishing post on his short film, he landed a co-starring role opposite screen legends William Shatner and Christopher Lloyd in an upcoming indie feature, Senior Moment, and had a guest role on CBS’s “Wisdom of the Crowd”. Up next for Carlos is the series regular role of ‘Johnny’ on Starz’ “VIDA”, created by Tanya Saracho. “VIDA” premiered at SXSW to stellar reviews and will air on Starz May 6.