Manny Pérez is a Dominican-American actor. He started his career in the 1990s, first appearing in Spike Lee’s film Crooklyn in 1994. That same year, he made his first television role in 2 episodes of New York Undercover. He next appeared in the films Courage Under Fire and Bullet. He then played Jesus in 2 episodes of Rude Awakening. In the 2000s, the actor starred as Ramon Rodriguez in the television series 100 Centre Street. At the same time, he had performances in the movies King Rikki, Washington Heights, Party Monster, and El Cantante. In 2005, he played Manny Santiago in the NBC series Third Watch. Pérez also played Luis in 5 episodes of Rescue Me.