Wilson Cruz (born Wilson Echevarría; December 27, 1973) is an American actor known for playing Rickie Vasquez on My So-Called Life, Angel in the Broadway tour production of Rent and the recurring characters Junito on Noah's Arc and Dr. Hugh Culber on Star Trek: Discovery.
Jun 01, 2021 · In 1994, Wilson Cruz became the first openly gay actor to play an openly gay teen on primetime TV, as Rickie Vasquez on “My So-Called Life.” Nearly three decades later, Cruz says it’s the ...
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Feb 13, 2020 · Wilson Cruz Reflects on How. My So-Called Life. Helped Heal His Relationship with His Father. "Growing up, I never thought he would ever accept my sexuality, but because of a TV show, he was able ...
Mar 04, 2021 · March 04, 2021 08:00 AM. wilson cruz. My So-Called Life will soon be welcoming a new generation of fans, and series star Wilson Cruz could not be more thrilled. PEOPLE can exclusively reveal that ...
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Wilson Cruz reflects on “My So Called Life” and how it changed his life, including how his favorite scene in the show gave him an incredibly “cathartic and h...
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Sep 05, 2014 · When My So-Called Life premiered, there was no one on TV like Rickie Vasquez. Played by Wilson Cruz, Rickie was a step apart from everyone else onscreen: an LGBT teenager of color with a ...
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Wilson Cruz is an American actor who is best known for playing the role of Rickie Vasquez on the critically acclaimed TV series My So-Called Life and Angel in the Broadway tour production of Rent. Some of his other works involve recurring characters of Junito on Noah’s Arc and Dr. Hugh Culber on Star Trek: Discovery. He came out as gay at the ...
Jun 08, 2013 · 'My So-Called Life' Reunion: Wilson Cruz, Devon Gummersall And More At ATX Television Festival (PHOTOS) UNITED STATES - AUGUST 25: MY SO-CALLED LIFE - pilot - 8/25/94, Claire Danes (bottom center) played Angela Chase, a 15-year-old who wanted to break out of the mold as a strait-laced teen-ager and straight-A student.