Welcome to Néstor Carbonell Central the official fansite for actor: Néstor Carbonell. You may remember him from his role as Luis Rivera in Suddenly Susan, as the ageless & enigmatic Richard Alpert in Lost, or as stoic Sheriff, Alex Romero in Bates Motel. Other roles include the Dark Knight Trilogy, as well as numerous voice acting credits. In addition to acting he has stepped behind the camera to direct, produce, and screen write. Néstor currently co-stars in The Morning Show as Yanko Flores.


Gallery Update Press Library Public Appearance
Additional Photos: 2010 Disney Press Junket

On May 15, 2010 Nestor attended the Disney Television Group Press Junket along with friend, Henry Ian Cusick. The gallery has been updated with 13 additional photos from the event. An interview that Nestor & Ian gave to ComingSoonNet discussing the ending of Lost has also been added to the press library.

Gallery Update Public Appearance
Gallery: Inside Bates Motel Reimagining A Cinema Icon Cast Panel

On May 10, 2013, the Paley Center celebrated Bates Motel with a special screening of Season One’s penultimate episode Underwater. After the screening the creators & cast including Nestor Carbonell, Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore & more came on stage to do a Q & A with fans. The gallery has been updated with 26 photos from panel and the video vault has been updated with the full panel with the cast.

Gallery Update Public Appearance
Gallery: 25th Annual Imagen Awards

The gallery has been updated with additional photos from the 25th Annual Imagen Awards that Nestor attended on August 15, 2010. The video vault was also updated with a small snippet of Nestor being photographed on the red carpet as well.

Convention Gallery Update
Gallery: 2017 German Comic Con

The gallery has been updated with photos from the 2017 German Comic that Nestor Carbonell attended April 22 – 23 in Frankfurt.

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Additional Photos: Lost Live The Final Celebration

The gallery has been updated with 5 additional photos from Lost Live: The Final Celebration that Nestor Carbonell and other cast members attended on May 13, 2010.

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Additional Photos: 2015 A & E Upfronts

The Gallery has updated 23 additional photos from the 2015 A & E Upfronts that Nestor Carbonell, Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore & Max Thieriot attended on April 30, 2015.

Gallery Update Public Appearance
Additional Photos: San Diego Comic Con Press Line

The gallery has been updated with 6 additional photos of the Bates Motel cast attending the 2016 San Diego Comic Con Press Line, those in attendance included: Nestor Carbonell, Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, and more!

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Behind The Scenes: Nestor Directing Law & Order

31 years after appearing on Law & Order as a new actor things have come full circle for Nestor Carbonell who recently wrapped directing an episode of the series. He shared some behind-the-scenes photos with former Bates Motel alum Brooke Smith with the following message:

Just had the great privilege of directing @nbclawandorder – a particularly meaningful moment for me since it was the show that gave me my SAG card a gazillion years ago. As if that weren’t enough, I had the honor of working with a phenomenal cast and crew and the pleasure of reuniting with my Bates Motel costar @therealbrookesmith Thank you @nbcuniversal @dickwolf #rickeid @artalamo @alexhall #mattsirianni #craigdibona for this extraordinary experience!!!

Gallery Update Public Appearance
Additional Photos: Bandit Premiere

The gallery has been updated with 15 additional HQ photos from the September 21, 2022 premiere of Nestor’s latest film: Bandit.

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Gallery: Additional Newspaper Scans

The Gallery has been updated with various newspaper scans from the 1990s & 2000s.

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Upcoming Projects & Events

The Morning Show … as Yanko Flores (Release: 9/13/23)
Clawfoot … as Evan (Release: October 14, 2023)
Shogun … as Rodrigues (Release: 2024)
The Image of You … as David (Release: TBA)
Triggered … as Pablo/Writer & Director (Release: TBA)

Néstor Supports

Inclusion Matters

International non-profit fostering a bias-free world for children with disabilities through the creation of inclusive playgrounds and educational programs.

Wounded Warrior Project

Honor and empower Wounded Warriors who incurred a physical or mental injury, illnesses, or wound, co-incident to military service on or after September 11, 2001.

Site Information

Site Name: Néstor Carbonell Central
Owner: Renee
Opened: December 1, 2020
Merged With Nestor Carbonell Fans: July 2021