Seda, a New Jersey native and amateur boxer, hung up his gloves in 1992 when he made his screen debut as a fighter in Gladiator. Throughout the ’90s, Seda‘s star rose through various film and television projects, but audiences took notice when he played the love interest of Jennifer Lopez in the biopic Selena.
In 2010, Seda appeared in the Emmy Award-winning HBO World War II miniseries The Pacific, co-starring as legendary U.S. Marine Jon Basilone. He later joined the cast of the acclaimed HBO series Treme as a series regular.
His other television credits include roles on Chicago Fire, Homicide: Life on the Street, Ghost Whisperer and Oz. Seda has also guest-starred on Hawaii Five-0, The Closer, Burn Notice, House, CSI: Miami, NYPD Blue, Las Vegas and Law & Order, among many others.
Seda and his wife, Lee, and their kids live in Chicago.