1. Hernandez was born February 20, 1978 in Montebello, California, the son of Isis , a secretary and accountant, He has a younger sister, Amelia, and two older brothers, Michael and Gabriel.
2. From 1998 to 2000 he played Antonio Lopez on the NBC series Hang Time.
3. Hernandez subsequently hit success with his role opposite Kirsten Dunst in Crazy/Beautiful.
4. Hernandez appeared in the action/crime film Takers, which was released in August 2010.
5. In 2016, he starred as metahuman ex-gangster El Diablo in the superhero film Suicide Squad.
6. Hernandez is married to his former Hang Time co-star Daniella Deutscher.