Moises Arias
Moises Arias
Moisés Arias, January 2008
Born April 18, 1994 (1994-04-18) (age 24

New York City, United States

Occupation Actor
Years active 2005 — present

Moisés Arias (born April 18, 1994) is an American television and film actor. He is best known for his role as Rico on Hannah Montana.


Born in New York, Arias' parents are from Colombia. He is fluent in Spanish. His brother is Kickin' It actor Mateo Arias. He and his brother directed a series of YouTube films under the user name Moiswashere. They are currently working on a film called Motocross Madness.

Moisés has made guest appearances on shows such as The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, Everybody Hates Chris and Wizards of Waverly Place. He had a recurring role as Rico on Hannah Montana, and became a series regular in the show's second season. In 2009, he played Andre in the Disney Channel Original Movie Dadnapped. As a regular on the Disney Channel, he participated on the first and second Disney Channel Games on the red team. He also participated in the third Disney Channel games on the Yellow Team (Comets).

He appeared in music videos for Pearl Jam, and the Jonas Brothers video for their song "SOS", and Parmalee, and the 2006 film Nacho Libre in a minor role. He participated in the Guadalajara Film Festival (2009) during the presentation of the movie The Perfect Game with Eva Longoria.

Arias appeared on the ESPN family of networks as a roving 'sideline' reporter conducting interviews with fans and players at the 2009 Little League World Series. He appeared in Beethoven's Big Break in 2008. He appeared in Wizards of Waverly Place and played Max (Jake T. Austin)'s conscience.

During the summer of 2012, Arias filmed The Kings of Summer, which had its premiere on January 19, 2013, at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival to rave reviews.


Year Title Role Notes
2005Everybody Hates Chris Kid #1 Episode: Everybody Hates Chris
2006 The Suite Life of Zack and Cody Randall Guest star
2006-PresentHannah Montana Rico Season 1, Recurring; Season 2-Present, Regular
2009Rico/Angus"Knock Knock Knockin' on Jackson's Head" (Season 3, Episode 11)
2006 Disney Channel Games 2006 Himself Red Team
2007 Disney Channel Games 2007 Himself Red Team
2008 Disney Channel Games 2008 Himself Yellow Team
2008 Studio DC: Almost Live Himself along with Jake T. Austin and Muppet Performers Steve Whitmire and Dave Goelz as Statler & Waldorf/ Disney Channel Special
2009 Phineas & Ferb Fred "Phineas and Ferb's Quantum Boogaloo" (Season 2)
2009 Wizards of Waverly Place Max's Conscience 3 part saga, "Chronicles of Moisés: Voice of Reason!"


Year Title Role Note
2006 [Nacho Libre Juan Pablo
2008 Beethoven's Big Break Billy Direct to DVD film
2009 Dadnapped Andre Disney Channel Original Movie
2009 The Perfect Game Mario Main character
2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie Rico Released April 10, 2009 United States
2009 Astro Boy Zane Voice

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