Mark Consuelos is an American television and film actor. In 1995, Consuelos had his breakthrough when he landed the role of Mateo Santos on the soap opera All My Children. There, he fell in love with his on-screenlove interest Kelly Ripa, whom he married in May 1996. Ripa and Consuelos continued to tape episodes of All My Children until 2002 until Ripa became the co-host of Live! with Regis and Kelly.
Since leaving All My Children, Consuelos has starred in the feature film The Great Raid, My Super-Ex Girlfriend as "Steve", and Wedding Daze. He has been seen on the Lifetime series Missing, Ugly Betty, Law & Order, and a regular co-host on Live! with Kelly and Michael. Consuelos hosted two reality dating shows, Age of Love and Science of Love both airing on NBC in 2007. He guest-starred on Third Watch, Firnds, American Family,Fortune Hunter, Sea Quest and Hope & Faith. Consuelos has also had a reoccurring role as Spivey in American Horror Story: Asylum, the second season of the anthology horror series.