Benicio del Toro

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Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sánchez (born February 19, 1967) is a Puerto Rican actor and film producer. His awards include the Academy Award, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Award and British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award. He is known for his roles as Fred Fenster in The Usual Suspects, Javier Rodríguez in Traffic (his Oscar-winning role), Jack 'Jackie Boy' Rafferty in Sin City, Dr. Gonzo in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Franky Four Fingers in Snatch, and Che Guevara in Che. He is the third Puerto Rican to win an Academy Award.

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Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sánchez (born February 19, 1967) is a Puerto Rican actor and film producer. His awards include the Academy Award, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Award and British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award. He is known for his roles as Fred Fenster in The Usual Suspects, Javier Rodríguez in Traffic (his Oscar-winning role), Jack 'Jackie Boy' Rafferty in Sin City, Dr. Gonzo in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Franky Four Fingers in Snatch, and Che Guevara in Che. He is the third Puerto Rican to win an Academy Award.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 71

Birthday 1967-02-19

Place of Birth Santurce, Puerto Rico

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Star Wars: Episode VIII
2017 Weightless
2017 Soldado as Alejandro Gillick
2017 The Trap as Slim
2015 Take Flight
2015 Sicario as Alejandro
2015 A Perfect Day as Mambrú
2015 The Little Prince as The Snake (voice)
2014 Inherent Vice as Sauncho Smilax
2014 Escobar: Paradise Lost as Pablo Escobar
2014 Guardians of the Galaxy as Taneleer Tivan / The Collector
2014 And the Oscar Goes To... as Himself - Interviewee
2013 Thor: The Dark World as Taneleer Tivan / The Collector (uncredited)
2013 Jimmy P. as Jimmy Picard
2012 Savages as Lado
2012 Savages: The Interrogations as Lado
2011 The Upsetter: The Life and Music of Lee Scratch Perry as Narrator (voice)
2010 Somewhere as Celebrity
2010 The Rolling Stones: Stones in Exile as Himself
2010 The Wolfman as Lawrence Talbot
2009 Che: Part Two as Ernesto Che Guevara
2008 Che: Part One as Ernesto Che Guevara
2008 Shine a Light as Himself
2007 Things We Lost in the Fire as Jerry Sunborne
2006 Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride
2005 Trailer for a Remake of Gore Vidal's Caligula as Macro
2005 Sin City as Det. Lt. Jack "Jackie Boy" Rafferty
2004 Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade as Himself
2003 21 Grams as Jack Jordan
2003 Breakfast with Hunter as Himself
2003 Declaration of Independence as Himself
2003 The Hunted as Aaron Hallam
2003 Hunter Goes to Hollywood as Himself
2003 Hunter Goes to Hollywood as Self
2002 Julia, toda en mí
2002 The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema as Himself
2002 Icons(1 episode)
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(1 episode)
2001 Making 'Snatch' as Himself
2001 The Pledge as Toby Jay Wadenah
2000 Traffic as Javier Rodriguez
2000 The Way of the Gun as Mr. Longbaugh
2000 Snatch as Franky Four Fingers
2000 Bread and Roses as Party Guest
1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas as Dr. Gonzo / Oscar Z. Acosta
1997 Excess Baggage as Vincent
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 Joyride as Detective Lopez
1996 The Fan as Juan Primo
1996 Basquiat as Benny Dalmau
1996 The Funeral as Gaspare
1996 Cannes Man as Himself
1995 The Usual Suspects as Fred Fenster
1994 Swimming with Sharks as Rex
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 China Moon as Lamar Dickey
1993 Fearless as Manny Rodrigo
1993 Golden Balls as Friend of Miami
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(3 episodes)
1993 Money for Nothing as Dino Palladino
1992 Christopher Columbus: The Discovery as Alvaro Harana
1991 The Indian Runner as Miguel
1990 Drug Wars: The Camarena Story as Caro Quintero
1989 Licence to Kill as Dario
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1988 Big Top Pee-wee as Duke the Dog-Faced Boy
1984 Miami Vice(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Benicio Del Toro

Production

2015 Viva … Executive Producer
2010 The Wolfman … Producer
2009 Che: Part Two … Producer
2008 Che: Part One … Producer
2007 Lovesickness … Executive Producer

Directing

2012 7 Days in Havana … Director
1995 Submission … Director

Writing

1995 Submission … Writer

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