Episode 145 J.W. Cortés is a First Class Father, Combat Veteran, Former United States Marine and New York State Police Officer. He has a successful acting career and is currently playing Detective Alvarez on Fox’s Primetime hit series Gotham. He is also a writer, producer and director. In this episode he delivers an awesome message about fatherhood and family life. Cortés serves as a board member for the Detective Rafael Ramos Foundation.