A was nominated for Favorite Super Couple along with Marcy Walker for Santa Barbara in 1986, 1988 and 1989. The twosome won the award in 1990.
A was nominated for an Imagen Award for Best Actor in Television Drama for Killer Instinct: From the Files of Agent Candice DeLong.
A won the Outstanding Actor is a Daytime Drama ALMA Award in 2000, 2001 and 2002 for General Hospital.
A graduated from Verdugo Hills High School in Tujunga, California.
A got his first break into the acting world from director Fred Roos, who cast him in the movie Born Wild.
A has been writing his own songs since he was 15.
A has two daughters, Devon Makena and Ren Farren, and one son, Dakota Lee.
In high school, A was in a rock and roll band and also ran track.
A played five seasons of semi-pro baseball.
A is married to Leslie Bryans. They married in 1982.
A was previously married to actress, Mare Winningham. They divorced in 1981.
A won the 1990 Soap Opera Digest award for Outstanding Lead Actor for a Daytime Series for Santa Barbara.
A released an album, "Fragrance & Thorn" in 2003.
A made his singing debut at the age of 12 at L.A.'s Hollywood Bowl.
A won a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor for Santa Barbara in 1990.
A's heritage is Native American, Spanish and Mexican.
A's nicknames growing up were Little Adolfo and Little A.
While starring on LA Law, A Martinez appeared in a public service announcement about violence prevention for NBC's The More You Know.
A: (on acting with John Wayne) John Wayne was my father's favorite actor, and we went to the local drive-in theatre to see every one of his movies. We'd have to wear our pajamas, cause we'd always fall asleep in the car on the way home, and when I actually met "The Duke" I had the strangest sense of deja vu, like I was still wearing those pajamas.
A: (on acting with Meryl Streep) To me, Meryl is the best in the business and to play opposite her especially doing comedy was like getting to go to the University of Great Acting every day.