The Mayans M.C. cast features J. D. Pardo, Clayton Cardenas and Sarah Bolger. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Elgin James and Kurt Sutter’s FX series on Hulu. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Mayans M.C. explores the dynamics within a Mexican-American motorcycle club in southern California. When Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes leaves an Ivy League institution and ends up in prison, he infiltrates a criminal organization as part of a government deal. The narrative follows the main protagonist as he becomes a true outlaw while worrying about his informant past. Here’s every actor and character in Mayans M.C., a spin-off of the FX series Sons of Anarchy.
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Mayans M.C. Cast: J. D. Pardo as Ezekiel “EZ” Reyes
Character Profile: An Ivy League-educated man from Southern California. He reunites with his outlaw brother after making a deal with government agents. EZ begins as a motorcycle club prospect and ends up as the president of his criminal organization.
Pardo’s Resume: Ryan in A Cinderella Story (2004), Jason Neville/Nate in Revolution (2012-14), Nahuel in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2 (2012), Jack Toretto in F9: The Fast Saga (2021), Tony Layun in The Terminal List (2022)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Clayton Cardenas as Angel Reyes
Character Profile: EZ’s brother. He is a committed outlaw who falls in love with a female revolutionary. Angel struggles with an existential crisis while trying to please his sibling and father.
Cardenas’ Resume: Diego Castillo in American Crime (2017), Felix Hermano in Snowfall (2018), Lucero in S.W.A.T. (2018), Ray Costa in FBI (2019), Romeo Solís in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2020)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Sarah Bolger as Emily Galindo
Character Profile: EZ’s collegiate girlfriend. She marries a Mexican-American cartel leader. Emily leaves behind a privileged life in order to protect her young son.
Bolger’s Resume: Christy in In America (2002), Mallory Grace in The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008), Umi Matsuzaki in From Up on Poppy Hill (2011), Jade in Into the Badlands (2015-17), Eva in The Lazarus Effect (2015)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Michael Irby as Obispo “Bishop” Losa
Character Profile: A high-ranking member of Mayans M.C. He leads the organization when EZ joins. Bishop struggles with mental health issues after the tragic death of his young son.
Irby’s Resume: Charles Grey in The Unit (2006-09), Zizi in Fast Five (2011), Adam in SEAL Team (2017-18), Cristobal Sifuentes in Barry (2018-), Oscar in Last Seen Alive (2022)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Carla Baratta as Luisa “Adelita” Espina
Character Profile: A Mexican revolutionary. She leads an uprising against the Galindo cartel. Adelita raises a child with Angel.
Baratta’s Resume: Andreina La Gocha in Bleep (2014), Miranda Leroux in Escándalos: Todo es real excepto sus nombres (2014), Agnes/Ivonne in Prueba de Fe (2016)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Class of ’09’
Mayans M.C. Cast: Richard Cabral as Johnny “El Coco” Cruz
Character Profile: A Mayans M.C. member. He is a former Marine who struggles with a drug addiction. Coco falls in love with a fellow addict while trying to look after his daughter.
Cabral’s Resume: Demon in End of Watch (2012), Arturo Lopez in Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014), Gang Member in Walk of Shame (2014), Hector Tonz/Isaac Castillo/Sebastian in American Crime (2015-17), Ivan “Dutch” Hernandez in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2023)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Raoul Max Trujillo as Che “Taza” Romero
Character Profile: A Mayans M.C. member. He is a gay man who clashes with Bishop. Taza leaves the club to live a nomad lifestyle.
Trujillo’s Resume: Tomocomo in The New World (2005), Zero Wolf in Apocalypto (2006), Lockspur in Riddick (2013), Opechancanough in Jamestown (2017-19), Thorpe in Cold Pursuit (2019)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast & Characters: ‘Kindred’
Mayans M.C. Cast: Antonio Jaramillo as Michael “Riz” Ariza
Character Profile: A Mayans M.C. member. He handles logistics and gets along well with colleagues. Riz struggles with health issues in season 2.
Jaramillo’s Resume: Javier Escuella in Red Dead Redemption (2010), Jaime in Savages (2012), Miguel Zepeda in Shades of Blue (2016), Chief Oscar Fuentes in Snowfall (2021), Tomás in Station 19 (2023)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Danny Pino as Miguel Galindo
Character Profile: The head of the Galindo Cartel. He steadily clashes with Adelita and the Mayans. Miguel is EZ and Angel’s half-brother.
Pino’s Resume: Clay in Men, Women & Dogs (2001-02), Armadillo Quintero in The Shield (2003), Scotty Valens in Cold Case (2003-10), Detective Nick Amaro in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2011-21), Larry Mora in Dear Evan Hansen (2021)
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Mayans M.C. Cast: Edward James Olmos as Felipe Reyes
Character Profile: EZ, Angel and Miguel’s father. He is a business owner with a violent past. Felipe looks after the best interests of his sons and their loved ones.
Olmos’ Resume: Gaff in Blade Runner (1982), Jaime Escalante in Stand and Deliver (1988), Abraham Quintanilla in Selena (1997), Admiral William Adama in Battlestar Galactica (2004-09), Papi Greco in 2 Guns (2013)
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The Mayans M.C. cast also includes:
- Frankie Loyal as Hank “El Tranq” Loza
- Vincent Vargas as Gilberto “Gilly” Lopez
- Emilio Rivera as Marcus Álvarez
- Joseph Raymond Lucero as Neron “Creeper” Vargas
- Gino Vento as Nestor Oceteva
- Emily Tosta as Leticia Cruz
- Vanessa Giselle as Hope
- Justina Adorno as Nails
- Mia Danelle as Cielo
- Ada Maris as Dita Galindo
- Loki as Lobo
- Jimmy Gonzales as Canche
- Grace Rizzo as Jess
- Sulem Calderon as Gaby
- Ray McKinnon as Lincoln “Linc” Potter
- Michael Anthony Perez as Luis
- Angel Oquendo as Downer
- JR Bourne as Isaac
- Michael Ornstein as Chuck “Chucky” Marstein
- Joe Ordaz as Paco
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