Jon Huertas named SABF Grand Marshall

The Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival announced this year’s Grand Marshall, Jon Huertas.

The actor, director, and producer will return to Winchester, his hometown, where he graduated from John Handley High School in 1987.

Jon is best known for his roles as Miguel Rivas in the award winning NBC series This Is Us and Detective Javier Esposito in the hit dramedy Castle.

He also served in the Air Force for 8 years and drew inspiration from his experiences during his stand-out performance as Sgt. Poke in the HBO series Generation Kill.

As a filmmaker, he has directed numerous television episodes, short films, and music videos.

He is currently preparing for his debut as a feature film director with Rock Bottom Express and Defenses.

During the festival, Jon will attend the Queen’s Coronation, and both parades.

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