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Benicio Del Toro


Benicio Del Toro emerged in the mid-1990s as one of the most watchable and charismatic character actors to come along in years. A favorite of film buffs, Del Toro gained mainstream public attention as the conflicted but basically honest Mexican policeman in Steven Soderbergh's Traffic (2000). Benicio was born on February 19, 1967 in San Germán, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 45 wins & 68 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Sicario
Sicario Alejandro
(2015)
Traffic
Traffic Javier Rodriguez
(2000)
The Usual Suspects
(1995)
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy The Collector
(2014)

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 2018 Soldado (completed)
Alejandro
 2018 Avengers: Infinity War (post-production)
The Collector
  The Corporation (announced)
Jose Miguel Battle, Sr.
 2015/I The Little Prince
The Snake (voice)
 2015 Sicario
Alejandro
 2015 A Perfect Day
Mambrú
 2014 Inherent Vice
Sauncho Smilax, Esq
 2014 Escobar: Paradise Lost
Pablo Escobar
 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
The Collector
 2013 Thor: The Dark World
The Collector (uncredited)
 2013 Jimmy P.
Jimmy Picard
 2012 Savages
Lado
 2010 Somewhere
Celebrity (uncredited)
 2010 The Wolfman
Lawrence Talbot
 2008 Che: Part One
Ernesto Che Guevara
 2008 Che: Part Two
Ernesto Che Guevara
 2007 Things We Lost in the Fire
Jerry Sunborne
 2005 Sin City
Jackie Boy
 2003 21 Grams
Jack Jordan
 2003 The Hunted
Aaron Hallam
 2001/I The Pledge
Toby Jay Wadenah
 2000 Traffic
Javier Rodriguez
 2000 The Way of the Gun
Harold Longbaugh
 2000 Snatch
Franky Four Fingers
 1997 Joyride
Detective Lopez
 1997 Excess Baggage
Vincent
 1996 The Funeral
Gaspare
 1996 The Fan
Juan Primo
 1996 Basquiat
Benny Dalmau
 1995 The Usual Suspects
Fenster
 1993 Fearless
Manny Rodrigo
 1993 Huevos de oro
El amigo de Miami (as Benisio Del Toro)
 1993 Money for Nothing
Dino Palladino
 1992 Christopher Columbus: The Discovery
Alvaro Harana (as Benicio del Toro)
 1991 The Indian Runner
Miguel
 1991 China Moon
Lamar Dickey
 1989 Licence to Kill
Dario
 1988 Big Top Pee-wee
Duke the Dog-Faced Boy
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Other Works:

Print ad: Calvin Klein Perfume Obsession, with Heather Graham before either one of them was famous. See more »

Publicity Listings:

10 Interviews | 11 Articles | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Benisio Del Toro | Benicio Deltoro | Benicio del Toro

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I do get more recognized now. If I go to dinner, people look at me more now and whisper. But as an actor, I would be no one without the people who come and see me. So it would be ridiculous for it to bother me. It just bothers me when I'm intoxicated. See more »

Trivia:

Received an honorary degree from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico for his impact on the cinema enterprise, during the celebration of the university's centennial. See more »

Trademark:

Dark circles under his eyes See more »

Nickname:

Beno

Star Sign:

Pisces

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