- Is of Puerto Rican and Dominican heritage.
- Got his start acting in off-Broadway plays at New York City's Harold Clurman Theatre.
- Breakout film was basketball drama Coach Carter (2005), in which Gonzalez played high school athlete Timo Cruz.
- Has landed recurring roles on Fox high school drama Boston Public and in the CW supernatural series Reaper.
- Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
- Profession: Actor