David Castañeda is a Mexican-American actor. In 2009, he debuted in the movie Drive-By Chronicles: Sidewayz. He also had his first TV appearance with a small role in Lie to Me. Later in the 2010s, he appeared in the film End of Watch and guest-starred in Southland. His first recurring role was as Jorge in Switched at Birth. He next played Nicholas in Jane the Virgin. After this, he had a role in the 2015 film Freaks of Nature. He went on to land more guest roles on TV. More recently, he played Hector in the movie Sicario: Day of the Soldado. As of 2019, he stars as Diego Hargreeves in the Netflix series The Umbrella Academy.