An entrepreneur and an artist
Born in Miami, to Cuban parents Julio has a true zeal for life and believes in making the most of every opportunity he is given.
He spent most of his youth in central Florida later moving back to his native Miami to attend Florida International University. Throughout his high school and college years he was involved in acting, modeling and performing arts working on several theater, film and tv projects.
Julio attained his BS in Communications from FIU in 2001 and spent the next 20 years in c-level management. In 2012, he founded Abacus Worldwide, a leading membership association of independent accounting and law firms with current membership spanning 200 offices in 50 countries. Julio is also a licensed Real Estate professional in the State of Florida personally investing in Real Estate with his architect wife.
After a brief hiatus from acting, Julio reignited his passion for performing arts in 2013 and has since worked on some major feature films, national commercials and screenwriting projects.
Julio made his feature debut alongside some of today’s most prominent LatinX talents, namely Ana de Armas, Wagner Moura and Edgar Ramirez, playing a supporting role in the Netflix top 10 film, Wasp Network (2019) directed by acclaimed director Olivier Assayas (Personal Shopper/Irma Vep). Following that success, Julio was cast as El Saguaro (supporting) for Brad Pitt’s upcoming action-thriller, Bullet Train, directed by David Leitch (John Wick/Deadpool 2) being released by Sony in June 2022. Julio has also penned a series pilot screenplay, 'Miami Famous' and a feature length screenplay, 'The Two', both in development. He is repped by Natasha Matallana at Take3 Talent in NYC.
Julio married the love of his life in 2007, and in 2010 they welcomed their first son followed by their second son three years later. He loves spending time with his wife Barbra and his two boys, Gabriel and Caleb.
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