Rico E. Anderson is an award winning actor in television, film, theatre and voice over who hails from Chicago Ill, was raised in Berkeley, CA. and studied theatre at San Francisco State University.
He is known for his role as the Moclan Doctor in the FOX series The Orville as well as the villain Boras in Star Trek: Renegades opposite TOS’s Walter Koenig. Rico also guest starred in Joss Whedon’s Dollhouse and was featured in the SYFY horror movie Hallowed Ground opposite Thor actor Jaimie Alexander. Rico appears in the sci fi feature, 5th Passenger opposite a full main cast of Star Trek actors including Doug Jones of Star Trek Discovery / The Shape of Water and has voiced several characters in the video game, Batman: Arkham Knight.
Other cult favorites Rico has appeared in include Young & Hungry,
KC Undercover, Modern Family, Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23, The Mick, The Fosters, Goliath, Greys Anatomy, Two and a Half Men, 2 Broke Girls, Bones, NCIS, Criminal Minds, Law & Order, The Bold and the Beautiful and Days of our Lives to name a few.
Rico also co hosts the sci fi webcast, The R&R Show on Facebook Live with Ryan T. Husk and guest hosts on Involuntary Act Podcast with Jennifer Lynn Warren of American Horror Story.
Along with being in so many awesome sci fi projects, Rico is also a huge nerd or BLERD (black nerd) and loves all things sci fi, especially anything involving time travel.