Santiago Segura

Biography

Born in Madrid, Santiago Segura started his career by making his first short movie at the age of fourteen. After studying Arts in Madrid, he finally decided to become a filmmaker. His first short film Relatos de la medianoche (1989) was made with a budget of only 7.000 pts. (about 60 dollars). After that, he appeared as a contestant in several Spanish TV quiz shows, such as 

Locos por la tele (1990) and No te rías, que es peor (1990). With the money he made of those appareances, he directed Evilio. (1992) and shortly after, Perturbado (1993), winning a Goya for the best short film in 1994. His last short film is the sequel Evilio vuelve (El purificador) (1994). He's a very good friend of the Spanish director 

Álex de la Iglesia and he has appeared in all of his films. In 1998, he directed his firt feature film, the smashing hit Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998).

Born in Madrid, Santiago Segura started his career by making his first short movie at the age of fourteen. After studying Arts in Madrid, he finally decided to become a filmmaker. His first short film Relatos de la medianoche (1989) was made with a budget of only 7.000 pts. (about 60 dollars). After that, he appeared as a contestant in several Spanish TV quiz shows, such as 

Locos por la tele (1990) and No te rías, que es peor (1990). With the money he made of those appareances, he directed Evilio. (1992) and shortly after, Perturbado (1993), winning a Goya for the best short film in 1994. His last short film is the sequel Evilio vuelve (El purificador) (1994). He's a very good friend of the Spanish director 

Álex de la Iglesia and he has appeared in all of his films. In 1998, he directed his firt feature film, the smashing hit Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998).

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Gender -

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1965-07-17

Place of Birth Madrid - Spain

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 El hombre de tu vida(1 episode)
2015 My Big Night as Benítez
2014 Un País de Cuento
2014 Possessed as Obispo (voice)
2014 Torrente 5: Operación Eurovegas as José Luis Torrente
2014 Faking It(1 episode) as Sam
2014 El culo del mundo
2013 People in Places
2013 Witching & Bitching as Miren
2013 Pacific Rim as Wizened Man
2012 Fenómenos(1 episode) as Líder de la secta
2011 As Luck Would Have It as David Solar
2011 Jack and Jill
2011 Tu cara me suena(26 episodes) as Himself - Concursante
2011 Tu cara me suena(3 episodes) as Himself - Artista invitado
2011 Torrente 4: Lethal Crisis as José Luis Torrente
2010 The Last Circus as Payaso tonto
2010 ¿Por qué te vas?
2010 The Great Vazquez as Manuel Vázquez
2008 A Matador's Mistress as Guillermo
2008 Asterix at the Olympic Games as Doktormabus
2007 Ekipo Ja as Santiago Segura
2006 Isi & Disi: Alto voltaje as ISI
2006 El Hormiguero(168 episodes) as Colaborador
2006 El Hormiguero(1 episode) as Himself
2006 La Máquina de Bailar as Johnny
2005 Torrente 3 The Protector as José Luis Torrente
2004 El asombroso mundo de Borjamari y Pocholo as Borjamari
2004 Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London as Santiago
2004 Isi/Disi - Amor a lo bestia as Isi
2004 Say I Do as Oscar Vásquez
2004 Say I Do
2003 Una de Zombis as Padre Pelayo / Entrecot / Himself
2003 Beyond Re-Animator as Speedball
2003 Moscow Gold as Íñigo Fuentes
2002 El sueño de la maestra as Morales
2002 Blade II as Rush
2001 Girl From Rio as Paulo
2001 Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella as José Luis Torrente
2000 Obra maestra as Benito Cañaveras
1999 El Club de la Comedia(4 episodes) as Monologuista
1999 París Tombuctú as Cura
1999 Dying of Laughter as Nino
1998 The Girl of Your Dreams as Castillo
1998 Torrente, the Dumb Arm of the Law as José Luis Torrente
1997 Dance with the Devil as Shorty Dee
1997 Airbag as Candidato Paiño
1996 Tengo una casa as Guardia 1
1996 Killer Barbys as Baltasar
1995 The Day of the Beast as José María
1993 Mutant Action as Ezequiel

Directing

2015 Nivel 7 … Director
2014 Torrente 5: Operación Eurovegas … Director
2011 Torrente 4: Lethal Crisis … Director
2005 Torrente 3 The Protector … Director
2001 Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella … Director
1998 Torrente, the Dumb Arm of the Law … Director

Writing

2015 Nivel 7 … Writer
2014 Torrente 5: Operación Eurovegas … Writer
2011 Torrente 4: Lethal Crisis … Writer
2005 Torrente 3 The Protector … Screenplay
2001 Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella … Screenplay
1998 Torrente, the Dumb Arm of the Law … Writer

Production

2014 Torrente 5: Operación Eurovegas … Producer
2006 La Máquina de Bailar … Producer
2004 El asombroso mundo de Borjamari y Pocholo … Producer
2003 Una de Zombis … Producer
2001 Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella … Executive Producer

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