(written from a Production point of view)
Figueroa is also a writer, producer and director who received four Telly Awards for over 30 spanish/ english corporate films. In 1995 he received a Drama Logue Award for his performance as Josefino in the stage play La Chunga and in 1998 he received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for his performance as best supporting male actor in the comedy film Star Maps which also featured Douglas Spain.
Figueroa has acted in several television series such as Hunter (1985, with Sam Anderson and directed by David Soul), T.J. Hooker (1985, with William Shatner, James Darren, and Eric Server), Dallas (1986, with Susan Howard, John Beck, Barry Jenner, and Joshua Harris), Cagney & Lacey (196, with Dan Shor), War of the Worlds (1989, with Richard Chaves and Ric Sarabia), Diagnosis Murder (1994, with Jim Metzler), Murder She Wrote (1985 and 1994, with Cliff Potts and William Windom in the previous episode and Kaitlin Hopkins, Allan Miller, Cyril O'Reilly, Andrew Robinson, and David Ogden Stiers in the latter one), Cracker (1997, with Carolyn McCormick, Patty Holley, Angela Paton, and John Towey), Touched by an Angel (1999), JAG (1997 and 2000), Family Law (2001, with series regulars Julie Warner and Christopher McDonald and guest stars Ed Begley, Jr. and Brett Cullen), ER (2002, with Ed Lauter, Cyril O'Reilly, Michelle Bonilla, and Geoff Meed), Six Feet Under (2002, with Joanna Cassidy, Robert Foxworth, Richard Lynch, and Ed O'Ross), Threat Matrix (2004, with Colby French), and recurring roles in Walker, Texas Ranger (1994-1996, with series regular Noble Willingham) and The Shield (2002-2004, with Benito Martinez, Michael Jace, and Jay Karnes).
Among his acting resume are also films such as Tequila Sunrise (1988, with Gabriel Damon, Daniel Zacapa, and Geno Silva), Columbo: Murder in Malibu (1990, with Ben Slack, Bill Zuckert, and Connie Danese), Dangerous Touch (1994, with Kate Vernon and Adam Roarke), Desperate Measures (1998, with Richard Riehle, Tracey Walter, Dennis Cockrum, Tim Kelleher, Danny Rogers, Johnny C. Meier, and John Rottger), Largo (2000, with John Vargas and Eric Steinberg), Last Call (2005), and Stiletto (set for 2008).
As a voice artist he has performed in films such as Death Becomes Her (1992), Menno's Mind (1996), Phenomenon (1996), Jackie Brown (1997, with Denise Crosby), Memento (2000), and Happy Feet (2006), mostly as a member of the adr loop group.