Kevin Alejandro, born April 7, 1976 in San Antonio, Texas, is an American actor who plays the role of Jesús Velásquez on the HBO original series True Blood. Making his debut on the episode "Beautifully Broken" in the series' third season, Kevin plays the role of a brujo of Mexican origin. Playing a recurring role through the series' third and fourth seasons, Kevin was the longtime boyfriend of Lafayette Reynolds, having met his partner while being employed as a medical nurse for Lafayette's mother Ruby Jean. Discovering that Lafayette was "powerful" and carefully introducing him to witchcraft, magic and mediumship, Kevin eventually managed to get Lafayette to join the witch coven of Marnie Stonebrook, a friend of his. Kevin met an untimely demise on the episode "And When I Die", at the end of the series' fourth season, but appears as a ghost on the episode "Let's Boot and Rally", in the series' fifth season. Playing a recurring role through the same season, Kevin is a starring actor who makes his final appearance in the Season 5 episode "Somebody That I Used to Know".
Kevin Alejandro was born in San Antonio, Texas, and is Mexican-American. He has two sisters, Tanya Hernandez and Kimberly McGraw. Kevin is married to Leslie de Jesus Alejandro and they have one child together, Kaden Michael Alejandro, born on February 22, 2008.