Career Highlights: Michael Pena is an actor from Chicago, Illinois. Pena has been in independent productions since 1994, but his breakout year was 2004. Pena had recognizable performances in both Million Dollar Baby and Crash, two Best Picture Oscar-winning films. In 2006, he starred in the HBO film Walkout, as a high school teacher named Sal Castro. In 2007, he worked with Mark Wahlberg in the hit film Shooter. Pena continues to act now, recently starring in the remake of A Wrinkle in Time. He is also starring in Narcos: Mexico, as DEA agent Kiki Camarena.