Nestor Carbonell is an actor, director, and screenwriter. He came to prominence for his role as Luis Rivera in the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan. He is known for his roles as Richard Alpert in the ABC drama series Lost and Sheriff Alex Romero in the A&E drama series Bates Motel. Carbonell also starred as Mayor Anthony Garcia in Christopher Nolan’s superhero films The Dark Knight (2008) and The Dark Knight Rises (2012).

Nestor’s first appearance as Richard Alpert on LOST was in the 2007 episode Not in Portland, during season 3. He would play an important role on LOST and remain on the series through “The End” in 2010.