'Breaking Bad' Star Battling Albuquerque Crime at Summit
Steven Michael Quezada played Agent Gomez on the AMC hit.
Breaking Bad's Agent Gomez is ready to take on bad guys in real life.
Steven Michael Quezada is set to address an anti-crime gathering in Albuquerque at the Office of the Attorney General's 3rd Annual Summit on Community Violence."
State Attorney General Hector Balderas called the summit to address criticism of New Mexico's judicial system, the Associated Press reports. The Albuquerque Police Department is under investigation for reports of excessive force.
Like a number of talent on Breaking Bad, Quezada has lived in Albuquerque for years and has strong ties to the community. He's an elected member of the Albuquerque Public Schools board and hosts a late-night talk show there called The After After Party, where occasionally Breaking Bad alums such as Bryan Cranston and Vince Gilligan drop by as guests.
The anti-crime summit is being held Friday.