Miguel Sandoval is an American actor best known for his role as D.A. Manuel Devalos in the television series Medium, from 2005-2011.
Sandoval began working as a professional actor in 1975 when he joined a mime school in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He later joined the troupe full time and continued his study of pantomime.
He began his film career in the early 1980s. He had small roles in such acclaimed films Do the Right Thing, Jungle Fever, and Jurassic Park.
After appearing in Clear and Present Danger in 1994, he began to take on larger roles, and appeared in Get Shorty, Up Close & Personal, and Blow.
Having appeared briefly in Repo Man and Sid and Nancy, Sandoval has also played the major roles of Treviranus (in Death and the Compass) and Bennie Reyes (in Three Businessmen) for director Alex Cox.
In addition to film, Sandoval has acted in numerous television shows, often in recurring roles. Though shows such as The Court and Kingpin failed, he found a success with Medium in 2005, in which he currently plays D.A. Manuel Devalos.
Sandoval's other guest starring roles include appearances in popular series such as Frasier, The X-Files, Seinfeld, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Hunter, Matlock, L.A. Law, Murder One, Law & Order, ER, the West Wing, 7th Heaven and Alias.
He is married to Linda, his former mime teacher.