Benicio Del Toro

Benicio Del Toro

Age: 50
Born: February 19, 1967
Santurce, Puerto Rico

Actor

Year
Song to Song 2017
Star Wars: The Last Jedi 2017
A Perfect Day 2016
The Little Prince 2016 (voice)
Escobar: Paradise Lost 2015 Pablo Escobar
Sicario 2015
Guardians of the Galaxy 2014 The Collector
Jimmy P. 2014
Inherent Vice 2014
Savages 2012 Lado
The Wolfman 2010 Lawrence Talbot
Somewhere 2010
Che 2008 Che Guevara
Miami Vice: Season Three 2007
Things We Lost in the Fire 2007 Jerry Sunborne
Sin City 2005 Jack Rafferty
21 Grams 2003 Jack
The Hunted 2003
Snatch 2001
The Pledge 2001
Traffic 2000
Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas 1998 Dr. Gonzo
Joyride 1997
Excess Baggage 1997
Basquiat 1996
The Fan 1996
The Funeral 1996
Swimming With Sharks 1995
The Usual Suspects 1995 Fred Fenster
The Buddy Factor 1994
China Moon 1994
Fearless 1993
Money For Nothing 1993
Christopher Columbus: The Discovery 1992
The Indian Runner 1991
Drug Wars: The Carmarena Story 1990
Licence to Kill 1989
Big Top Pee-wee 1988

Producer

Year
The Wolfman 2010

Photo: Copyright of Paramount, Things We Lost In The Fire.

Profile created on January 2, 2001.

Did you know?

  • Benicio moved from Puerto Rico to Pennsylvania when he was 13 years old.
  • He attended the University of California at San Diego, first to study business but then had a change of heart and decided to follow the drama path.
  • One of Benicio's first television appearances was on the prime-time drama, 'Miami Vice.'
  • Benicio won the Independent Spirit Award two consecutive years, 1996 and 1997 for his performances in The Usual Suspects and Basquiat, respectively.
  • QUTOE: "He (my father) told me I had a better chance of making it as a professional basketball player." (on following his acting career)
  • Benicio turned down the role of Reinaldo Arenas in Before Night Falls.
 

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • Everybody Loves Somebody
  • Rupture
  • Manhattan Undying
  • Dragonheart: Battle for the Heartfire
  • North v South