J.W. Cortés is an actor, speaker, philanthropist, first responder and Marine Corps Veteran. He has appeared on various prime time series but is best known for his portrayal of Detective Alvarez on Gotham.
J.W. Cortes in military uniform.
I enlisted in the Marine Corps to escape a really bad situation. It was a decision that I have often stated saved my life.
It has, and will forever be, my greatest honor an...