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Lisa Vidal


Miami Vice Character
June 13, 1965, New York City, New York
Jay Cohen (1990-present), three children

Lisa Vidal (born June 13, 1965, New York, New York) is an American actress who played Angel Montepina, boyfriend to Enrique Morca-Mendez and shooter of James "Sonny" Crockett in the episode "A Bullet for Crockett" of the series Miami Vice.

Vidal attended the High School for the Performing Arts, then began with the La Familia Theater Company (with Julia Roberts and Raul Julia. She then went into film acting, starting in 1980 in the TV series Oye Willie, and The Event (with Bill Smitrovich).

Vidal married real estate agent Jay Cohen in 1990, they have three children; Scott (born 1992), Max (born 1998), and Olivia (born 2003).

Selected Filmography

Year Film Notes MV Actors Appeared
1985 Delivery Boys First movie appearance Evan Handler
1987 The Cosby Show (TV series) Malinda Williams
1994 I Like It Like That Jesse Borrego
Rita Moreno
1995 The Commish (TV series) Michael Chiklis
Kevin Conway
1996 High Incident (TV series, 22 episodes) Co-created by Steven Spielberg and Eric Bogosian
1999-2001 Third Watch (TV series, 19 episodes)
2001-2004 The Division (TV series, 17 episodes)
2009 Star Trek
2011 American Horror Story (TV Series) Charles S. Dutton
2015 Victor
2013-2019 Being Mary Jane (TV Series) Margaret Avery