Alejandro Edda as Ruben | Snowfall on FX

Alejandro Edda


Alejandro Edda plays “Ruben,” and joined the cast last season. Ruben is a Cuban national with Russian heritage, working for the KGB and living in Los Angeles. He is using Cissy and Franklin to try and expose Teddy’s operation and weaken America in the eyes of the world.

Career Highlights

Alejandro Edda is currently shooting the four-film saga for Kevin Costner’s Horizon opposite Sam Worthington, Sienna Miller and Luke Wilson, and is returning to FX’s Snowfall as a series regular. Previously, he booked the role of “‘El Chapo’ Guzman” in the critically acclaimed Netflix original series Narcos: Mexico. On the film side, Edda starred in American Made opposite Tom Cruise, Cocaine Godmother alongside Catherine Zeta-Jones and in The Forever Purge next to Ana de la Reguera. He can also be seen in recurring roles on National Treasure, Fear the Walking Dead, Lethal Weapon and The Bridge as well as the popular video game “The Last of Us: Part II.”

Damson Idris headshot wearing a suit and holding a fist

Damson Idris

as Franklin Saint / Producer

Franklin Saint is a young street entrepreneur who is determined to raise his station in life through whatever means necessary.