FX Mayans MC breathes new life into Sons of Anarchy universe – and it also brought actor JD Pardo to the fore. Pardo plays Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes, a recurring character introduced early on who continues to play a pivotal role after being voted into the charter and rising through the ranks. Apart Mayans MChere’s where fans have seen Pardo before.
Who is “Mayans MC” actor JD Pardo? He plays Ezekiel ‘EZ’ Reyes
JD Pardo is well known for playing Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes in Mayans MC. According Overmind TV, the actor was born in September 1980 in Panama City, California. Before his acting career took off, he modeled for brands like Sketchers and Tommy Hilfiger. In 2001, he had his first acting role in the television series Titans.
Pardo is happy to have joined Mayans MC, as he believes the show highlights real issues around poverty, drugs and immigration. Not only does the show provide action and drama, but it shines a light on real power struggles.
“I am blown away by [showrunner Elgin James’] ability to see the world and tell the story in such an organic way,” Pardo said. IPU. “There’s a lot going on in Mayans. Any story, you have to believe part of it, right? We bring elements to the story that are real.
Here’s where fans have seen JD Pardo before
While JD Pardo gained great notoriety by joining the Mayans MC casting, this is far from being his first notable production. According IMDbhe played Jesus in the series East Los High from 2015 to 2017. He also had a recurring role as Raul Garcia in the television series messengers in 2015, and he played Jason Neville in the NBC Thriller Revolution from 2012 to 2014. In 2007, Pardo played Sean Salazer in the series Conduct. Other series credits include American dreams, clubhouseand hidden palms.
Pardo also played a small role in the Dusk film series. He played Nahuel in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2. In 2021, he also had a role in F9: The Fast Saga. He spoke to Collider on joining the Quick family after working Mayans.
“When you jump on something as big as Quick, this family was established, the crew, everyone knows each other, so I really went there like in “How can I serve this family?” “, Pardo said. “And for me, the crew always comes first. They are the first there, they are the last to leave so I put them first. I put their needs first.
TV Overmind notes that Pardo was also nominated for the Imagen Award for Best Actor/Television in 2007 for his role as a transgender woman in Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story.
Has ‘Mayans MC’ been cancelled? What to know about Season 5
Mayans MC Season 4 is currently airing. Where does the show fit for the future? Will fans be able to see JD Pardo reprise his role in Mayans MC Season 5?
According TV series finale, the show has yet to receive confirmation on a possible renewal. But his past ratings likely indicate that fans will see another season. Mayans MC Season 4 is significantly down from Season 3 (it would have an average rating of 0.17 among 18-49 year olds, a 23% drop from Season 3). Considering the higher viewership in the past and the show’s loyal fanbase, maybe FX will give the show another shot at attracting viewers with Season 5.
Mayans MC Season 4 airs Tuesdays at 10 p.m. ET on FX.
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