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Guillermo Diaz

Guillermo Diaz is an openly gay American actor best known for his role as Huck in the hit ABC show Scandal. Guillermo Diaz was born in New Jersey to Cuban parents, but grew up in Washington Heights, Manhattan. He began his acting career in 1994, after landing a speaking role as Spike in the show Fresh. From there he went on to guest star in shows like Stonewall, ER, Party of Five, Law & Order, Weeds, ER, and even the Chappelle’s Show.

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October 21 2014 6:23 PM

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May 19 2014 12:23 PM

The Scandal star on playing Huck and what he looks for in a man

December 06 2013 3:36 PM


November 07 2013 8:52 AM

Openly-gay actor Guillermo Diaz says he likes to play dark, sexy characters

April 23 2012 5:15 PM

Not all actors known for playing assorted street thugs would jump at the chance to audition for the role of a gay nurse. Guillermo Diaz jumped. 'I was starting to feel like I was just playing the bad guy,' says the 35-year-old actor. 'I was ready to queen out a bit.'

March 27 2011 8:00 PM