Jeffrey Vincent Parise (Carlos Rivera on General Hospital)

Current Character: Carlos Rivera

Birthplace: Born in Indianapolis, Indiana


Jeffrey Vincent Parise was born in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1971. As an actor, he is known as a chameleon who can take on a versatile variety of characters. He has had a number of guest spots on Primetime television, like "CSI," "CSI: NY" "Castle," and "Jericho," and has taken on a number of independent film roles.

Parise is also a painter, and the book Jeffrey Vincent Parise: A Decade of Paintings 2000-2010 was published in 2010. A percussionist, he placed third on "America’s Got Talent," playing the "drum brella" with William Close and the Earth Harp Collective. A director, Parise wrote and directed "Vincent & Lucian."

Career Highlights

General Hospital - Carlos Rivera (September 19, 2013 - present)
Days of our Lives - Det. Sullivan/Det. Ohanion (2007 - 2008)
Jericho - Kyle (2007)
Walker, Texas Ranger - Lonny Redman (2000)
Cupid - Nick (1998 - 1999)