John Leguizamo

John Leguizamo

Age: 53
Born: July 22, 1964
Bogota, Columbia


The Hollow Point 2017
The Crash 2017
John Wick: Chapter Two 2017
The Infiltrator 2016
Underdogs 2016 (voice)
Ice Age: Collision Course 2016 (voice)
Meadowland 2015
Cymbeline 2015
Stealing Cars 2015
The Man on Carrion Road 2015
Sisters 2015
American Ultra 2015
Experimenter 2015 Taylor
Fugly! 2015 Jesse Sanchez
Ride Along 2014
Chef 2014
The Counselor 2013
Walking with Dinosaurs 2013 Alex (voice)
Kick-Ass 2 2013 Javier
John Leguizamo: Tales from a Ghetto Klown 2012
Ice Age: Continental Drift 2012 Sid (voice)
One for the Money 2012 Jimmy Alpha
Ballplayer: Pelotero 2012 Narrator (voice)
Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas Special 2011 (voice)
Vanishing on 7th Street 2011 Paul
The Lincoln Lawyer 2011 Val Valenzuela
ER: The Complete Twelfth Season 2010
John Leguizamo's Freak 2010
Rage 2009
Gamer 2009 Freek
The Ministers 2009
Paraiso Travel 2009
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 2009 Sid (voice)
The Babysitters 2008 Michael Beltran
The Happening 2008 Julian
Where God Left His Shoes 2008 Frank Diaz
Miracle at St. Anna 2008 Enrico
Righteous Kill 2008 Detective Perez
The Kill Point: The Complete First Season 2008
Nothing Like the Holidays 2008
The Take 2008
Miami Vice: Season Three 2007
Miami Vice: Season Five 2007
The Groomsmen 2006
Sueno 2006
Ice Age: The Meltdown 2006 Sid (voice)
Lies & Alibis 2006
Land of the Dead 2005 Cholo
The Honeymooners 2005 Dodge
Cronicas 2005
Lugar Heights 2004 (voice)
Dinner for Five: The Complete First Season 2004
Undefeated 2003
Spun 2003
Point Of Origin 2003
Collateral Damage 2002
Ice Age 2002 (voice)
Empire 2002
What's The Worst That Could Happen? 2001
King Of The Jungle 2001
Moulin Rouge 2001
Zigzag 2000
Arabian Nights 2000
Summer Of Sam 1999
Frogs For Snakes 1999
Joe The King 1999
Dr. Dolittle 1998 (voice)
Spawn 1997
A Brother's Kiss 1997
The Pest 1997
Body Count 1997
William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet 1996
The Fan 1996
Executive Decision 1996
A Pyromaniac's Love Story 1995
To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything! Julie Newmar 1995
Carlito's Way 1993
Super Mario Bros. 1993
Whispers In The Dark 1992
Hangin' With The Homeboys 1991
Street Hunter 1990
Casualties of War 1989


Undefeated 2003

Executive Producer

Joe The King 1999


Fugly! 2015
Undefeated 2003

Photo: Copyright of Peace Arch, The Babysitters.

Profile created on May 22, 2001.

Did you know?

  • John moved to America with his family when he was four years old.
  • John studied acting at the esteemed Lee Strasberg's studio. He worked with Strasberg for one day, then he died.
  • His last name is pronounced "Leg-wi-ZAH-mo."
  • John has one daugher and one son with girlfriend Justine Maurer. Allegra Sky was born on October 23, 1999 and Don Ryder Lee was born on December 5, 2000.
  • QUOTE: "I wanted to be the Latin Sharon Stone, except I had to keep my panties on because this is a PG movie." - John Leguizamo on his movie To Wong Foo.
  • John grew up in Queens, New York, very poor. He participated in a program through The Fresh Air Fund which took children to the countryside for a summer. John went for three summers and just this year the actor was named as the non-profit agency's "Hero Of The Year."
  • When John's parents divorced, he lived with his mother and became a "misfit," getting arrested when he was 15 for a sexually-driven comedy act he and a friend performed for those riding the subway.
  • John did comedy for years in clubs around New York after studying at New York University.
  • He met comedian Carolyn McDermott and the couple dated for five years.
  • John was married to Yelba Osario for two years.
  • QUOTE "Like a penis wearing a condom." On what was it like in the Clown suit while filming Spawn.

Undiscovered Picks

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

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  • A Puppy for Christmas
  • A Family Man
  • Pitching Tents
  • Austin Found