He could have said, ‘I’m sorry that it sounded that way, I’m sorry that I said it this way, what I mean is …’ No, he doubles down.
So what that shows us is that he doesn’t care and he’s not respecting the Latino community," the actor told FNL.
He’s been a steady presence in Hollywood for more than three decades.
Ever since his pivotal performance as Ritchie Valens’ troubled brother Bob in 1987’s “La Bamba,” a role that launched a thousand memes and remains as relevant today in pop culture as it did then, Esai Morales has played dozens of characters spanning film and television. It’s entertainment more than anything else," he said.
He went on to appear in dozens of films and television shows (i.e. Since the turn of the century Mister Morales has made a living and a name for himself primarily (but not solely) on boob-toob police procedurals and sci-fi thrillers like NYPD Blue, Vanished, 24: Day Six-Debrief, Jericho and Caprica.“The easiest thing to do is pick on the outsider and say we’re going to build a wall and make them pay for it ... Do we really want to say that they’re sending their rapists and killers? All societies have people who have lost their way.” As Morales sees it, Trump is the one who has lost his way.“I feel bad that Trump, this incredible talent at gaining attention, can’t be apologetic about the way he framed the issue.I am proud of my humanity, my activism and my respect for fellow human beings.I will continue to be optimistic and I will not let a personal attack deter me from the bigger picture.Both have a vaulted and sky-lit wood beamed ceiling and wide banks of multi-paned sliding glass doors that link to the backyard and swimming pool.