Miguel A. Núñez Jr.

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Miguel A. Núñez Jr. is an American actor, public speaker, producer and writer. He is best known for his supporting roles in The Return of the Living Dead and Life and leading roles in Juwanna Mann and Tour of Duty.

Miguel A. Núñez Jr.
OccupationActor, producer, writer, public speaker
Years active1984–present


Núñez was born in New York City, is of African American and Dominican descent, and was raised by his grandparents in Wilson, North Carolina. One of his first major screen roles was the supporting role of Spider in The Return of the Living Dead, and his first major starring role was that of Marcus Taylor on the CBS series Tour of Duty, where he was a main cast member for all three seasons of the show. He later appeared on the short-lived Fox series My Wildest Dreams, as well as the short-lived UPN show Sparks as well as in movies such as Juwanna Mann. Núñez also held the recurring role of Zach in the second season of the Friends spinoff/sequel, Joey alongside Matt LeBlanc and Drea de Matteo, and portrayed Dee Jay as a supporting villain in Street Fighter opposite Jean-Claude Van Damme and Raul Julia.

Nùñez was also an executive producer of the 2014 comedy-drama musical film, School Dance, directed and written by Nick Cannon.


Year Title Role Notes
1984 Joy of Sex Jock #2
1985 Friday the 13th: A New Beginning Demon
The Return of the Living Dead Spider
HeartBeat Sam TV movie
1986 Dangerously Close Leon Biggs
Jumpin' Jack Flash Street Tough
1987 Lethal Weapon Thug Alternative opening
1987 Tour of Duty Pvt. Marcus Taylor / SP4 Marcus Taylor / Sgt. Marcus Taylor /
1988 Action Jackson Poolroom Thug 1
1989 Harlem Nights Man with Broken Nose
1990 Shadowzone Wiley
1992 Lethal Weapon 3 Squad Member 4
Round Trip to Heaven Leon
1994 Hard Vice Bugs
There Goes My Baby Rodney
Street Fighter Dee Jay
1995 Slam Dunk Ernest T.J.
Carnosaur 2 Ed Moses
1996 A Thin Line Between Love and Hate Reggie
Sparks Maxy August 26, 1996, to March 2, 1998
Leprechaun 4: In Space Sticks
1997 For Richer or Poorer Frank Hall, IRS
1998 Why Do Fools Fall in Love Young Little Richard
1999 Life Biscuit
2000 If You Only Knew Troy
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps Scientist
2001 Tara J.D. Mogo (voice)
MacArthur Park Blackie
Flossin Principal Jones
2002 ZigZag Bentley
Scooby-Doo Voodoo Maestro
Juwanna Mann Jamal Jefferies aka Juwanna Mann
The Adventures of Pluto Nash Miguel
2005 Flip the Script Preston Scott
Bathsheba Joab
Clean Up Men Lionel
Joey Zach Miller Recurring
2006 National Lampoon's TV: The Movie Jimmy Winks / MBA Dude / Races Host
2007 Kickin' It Old Skool Darnell Jackson
All Lies on Me S-Blade (voice)
2008 Meet Dave Burley Crew Member
2009 Black Dynamite Mo' Bitches
Diamond Dawgs South Central
Haitian Nights Gary
Steppin: The Movie James
2010 Back Nine Tiger TV Movie
Blue Mountain State Transvestite Prostitute Ep. "Rivalry Weekend"
Trapped: Haitian Nights Gary
Double Crossed Nate video
Hollywood & Wine Hawk Miller
2011 Nora's Hair Salon 3: Shear Disaster Charles video
Mad Love Charles Ep. "Fireworks"
Breathe C
2017 Vikes Manifestus Devers
10 Days in Sun City Ongime Nigerian Film
2018-present Carl Weber's The Family Business Harris Grant Season 1 and 2


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