Modesto Lacen (born December 20, 1976) is a Puerto Rican actor who has appeared in several films and soap operas in both the United States and Spanish-American countries. He has also been incursions into radio and theatre. He is better known for his roles in soap operas such as La slavea blanca and Celia,  and for some of his roles in cinema. Lacen studied at the University of Puerto Rico, where he obtained a bachelor's degree in fine arts. He also graduated from Magna Cum Laude, learning to speak English, French and Portuguese.
Movies & TV shows
La última gira
Secre is a young journalist and he works for a newspaper in Florida. The memory of past glories makes him embark on a tour of South American countries where he was known as "El Jefe" and where he expe...
I Miss You
In the aftermath of Gabriel's death,Jorge traveled to New York City to confront Sebastian, Gabriel's boyfriend. Sebastian channels his grief into a bold new play in honor of his lost love, in which Ga...
Marcos, a prosthetic creator with a traumatic past, finds a corpse in his laboratory. While deciding what to do with the corpse he will have to juggle his strange family life, a zombie movie, the poss...
Samuel returns to his neighborhood after eight years in prison, which have obligated him to act in ways he never imagined, but also to think about his life and what he believes he is made for: boxing....
The story of Dani and Mickie, twins marked by misfortune at an early age and how the decisions made by each affected the rest of their lives in a shocking way.
Sol de medianoche
Manolo is a private detective. He was commissioned by one of the victims to take photos and videos of adulterous couples. He tries to exploit and benefit from both parts by sending the evidence to the...
1 Movie · 2 TV shows
Angélica has spent her whole life escaping from her mixed racial identity, but a family crisis forces her to return to Puerto Rico and rethink her life.
A desperate person needs to hide money. A gang lord wants to go legit. A Cuban-American hacker has an idea that will change the future of money. Forced to work together, they create their own version ...
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"Celia" tells the story of one of the legends of Latin music's most internationally known: Celia Cruz.
Puerto Rican major league baseball player Roberto Clemente, who is shy one hit of 3000, stands before New York Mets player Jon Matlack. During his turn to bat, Clemente recalls his early years in Puer...
1 TV show
Relaciones Peligrosas, originally known as Fisico o Quimica, is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami. It is an adaptation of the Sp...
Las dos caras de Jano
It's December, but the people of San Juan aren’t feeling the Christmas spirit. A serial killer has snuffed the life out of some of the most renowned bachelors. A doctor, a dentist, a social columnist ...
El cimarrón is a love story about a young African couple, Marcos and Carolina, that takes place in the slavery era at the turn of the nineteen-century in a Caribbean island. After several futile escap...
A Place Within
Noah, an investigative reporter, finds himself in love with Yin, a friend for many years. Noah arranges a dinner where he will finally declare this secret love to her, but Yin is called away on busine...
El cuerpo del delito
The shocking and compelling true story of two women; one savagely raped, tortured and burned; the other, a detective that makes this case her mission. United by destiny and tragedy, they find strength...
His name was notorious. His reputation was not good. James "Animal"Allen met a revolutionary who changed his life when he was locked up in a maximum security prison. After his release, James' son assu...
Presents three barrio stories: "La familia del Camello" about a public residential basketball coach and his dilemmas, "El baila'o de Julia y Berto" about two neighbors trying to rediscover love in the...
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights
Katey Miller is going to defy everyone's expectations in Cuba. Katey is drawn to the sexy waiter, who spends his nights dancing in Havana's nightclubs, instead of a parent approved suitor. She learns ...
There has been a grave massacre within a highly successful insurance company in Puerto Rico. The owners, a married couple, have been slaughtered along with their employees. While the police are invest...
A renowned telenovela actor announces the end of the world in a television special, to which every citizen of the Santa Cristal island reacts in a peculiar way.
A festive, tropical Christmas in Puerto Rico is what Jennifer and Papotico are most looking forward to. Both young people are filled with musical talent, with dreams and hopes for the future. But thei...
An inspiring, realistic portrayal of a group of female workers struggling to keep their jobs at a doomed Puerto Rican cannery. The volatile atmosphere worsens when their boss is found murdered one mor...
Mi día de suerte
An urban comedy about a day in the life of Falopio Piomonte, a humble filing clerk in San Juan, Puerto Rico. After going to the local bank to deposit his paycheck, Falopio gets accidentally involved i...
Heroes Without A Cause
This docu-drama deals with the lives of two soldiers from Puerto Rico enlisted to fight during the Vietnam conflict. Based on a real-life incident, the movie relates the young soldiers' ambiguity abou...
Some time after Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, three families intersect at a special dog sanctuary and form a bond that will change their lives, their priorities, and their drea...