Ismael Carlo guest starred as Joe Diaz, Benny's dying brother, whom she manipulates into giving her tickets to the Super Bowl which he'll now be unable to attend in the episode "Super Bowl" in Season 2.
|Birthname||Ismael Manny Carlo|
|Born||January 29, 1942|
|Birthplace:||Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, U.S.|
|Appeared on:||George Lopez (TV series)|
|Appeared as:||Joe Diaz, Benny's brother|
|Episodes appeared in:||"Super Bowl" in Season 2|
Ismael "East" Carlo (born January 29, 1942, Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico) is a Puerto Rican character actor who appeared as Joe Diaz, Benny Lopez's brother, in the episode "Super Bowl" in Season Two (episode #13) of George Lopez.
Ismael has made many appearances in film and television since first popping unto the Hollywood scene in the mid-late 1970s, making guest appearances on such TV shows which include the daytime soap operas Young and the Restless, Santa Barbara, and General Hospital, and such primetime series as Baretta, Lou Grant, Hill Street Blues, the short lived 1980s NBC-TV series Voyagers!, The A-Team, Cagney and Lacey, Hunter, Miami Vice, Murder, She Wrote, Baywatch, NYPD Blue, and most recently, True Blood, and Undercovers.
His many film appearances include Warlock (1991), Eraser (1996), Patch Adams (1998, starring Robin Williams), Wild Wild West (1999), and more recently, The Perfect Game (2008, with Karen Black), and Double Duty in 2009.