Shalim Ortiz is an actor. He started his career in the 2000s, initially appearing in such shows as S Club 7 in Hollywood, Lizzie McGuire, and Cory in the House. His first notable role on television was as Alejandro Herrera in NBC’s Heroes. In 2007, he had his first movie role in Spin. He next guest-starred in CSI: Miami, Cold Case, Maneater, as well as starred in the television film Expecting a Miracle. From 2011 to 2012, he starred as Frank Varela in the Spanish-language telenovela Una Maid en Manhattan. After this, he appeared in 5 episodes of Magic City. From 2016 to 2017, he then starred as Arturo Sánchez in the telenovela Señora Acero. He recently starred as Mateo in the ABC series Grand Hotel.