Actor Trinidad Silva
Jr. (1950 - 1988) played small supporting roles in a number of films of the 1980s. He is best remembered for playing troublesome Jesus Martinez on the television series Hill Street Blues.
He was born in Mission, Texas. He died in a car accident in Whittier, California while filming the movie UHF, which had to be siginificantly rewritten. The film was dedicated to his memory.
Trinidad Silva was interred in the San Fernando Mission Cemetery in Mission Hills, Los Angeles, California.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
Trinidad Silva Facts
|The Milagro Beanfield War|
|Hill Street Station|
|The Night Before|
|Phantom Of The Hill|
|Hearts and Minds|