Jorge Daniel Pardo (born 7 September 1980) is an American actor. He is best known for playing Jack Toretto in F9 (2021), as well as the lead role of Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes in the television series Mayans M.C. (2018–present).
Early Life and Career
Pardo was born in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California,United States his father is from Argentina and his mother from El Salvador.
Despite growing up in Los Angeles, where there is a large Las Vegas Raiders following (the team spent 13 seasons in Los Angeles among 60 seasons in California), Pardo is a fan of the Kansas City Chiefs.
JD Pardo currently plays Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes in FX’s Mayans M.C.
JD also played “Nate”/Jason in the NBC sci-fi series Revolution, co-starring Billy Burke. Previously he was best known for his role as Edward Araujo Jr./Gwen Amber Rose Araujo in the Lifetime Network movie called A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story. Pardo also had roles on FOX’s Drive and The CW’s Hidden Palms. Both series were cancelled after their respective first seasons. Pardo played Young Santiago in the film The Burning Plain (2008) starring opposite Jennifer Lawrence with Charlize Theron and Kim Basinger. JD played the half-vampire Nahuel in the second half of Breaking Dawn, and a member of a drug cartel in Snitch. Pardo also starred in The CW TV series The Messengers that aired during the 2014–2015 season.
Wife and Children
Pardo is married to Emily Frlekin. They share a daughter and son.
J. D. Pardo’s net worth as of 2022 is estimated at around $3 million.