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José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón (January 8, 1912 – January 26, 1992), best known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor, as well as a theater and film director. He was the first Hispanic actor to win an Academy Award.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón (January 8, 1912 – January 26, 1992), best known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor, as well as a theater and film director. He was the first Hispanic actor to win an Academy Award.

Description above from the Wikipedia article José Ferrer, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 88

Birthday 1912-01-08

Day of Death 1992-01-26

Place of Birth Santurce, Puerto Rico

Official Site -

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 3-D Rarities as Alfred Davidson (archive footage)
1997 Bogart: The Untold Story
1993 The Best Of Danny Kaye - The Television Years as Himself
1991 The Perfect Tribute as Edward Everett
1990 Hired to Kill as Rallis
1990 Old Explorers as Warner Watney
1987 The Wind in the Willows as Badger (voice)
1987 Young Harry Houdini as Dr. Tybalt Grimaldi
1987 The Sun and the Moon
1986 Blood & Orchids as Walter Bergman
1985 The Covenant as Victor Noble
1985 Seduced as James Killian (as Jose Ferrer)
1985 Hitler's SS: Portrait In Evil as Prof. Ludwig Rosenberg
1985 Raíces eternas as English Narrator
1984 Dune as Padisha Emperor Shaddam IV
1984 George Washington (3 episodes) as Governor Dinwiddie
1984 Samson and Delilah as The High Priest
1984 The Evil That Men Do as Dr. Hector Lomelin
1983 To Be or Not to Be as Prof. Siletski
1983 The Being as Mayor Gordon Lane
1983 The Horror of It All as Himself / Narrator
1983 This Girl For Hire as Harrison Wooly
1982 Newhart (6 episodes) as Arthur Vanderkellen
1982 Blood Tide as Nereus
1982 A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy as Leopold
1981 Bloody Birthday as Doctor
1981 Peter and Paul (2 episodes) as Gamaliel
1981 Evita Peron as Agustin Magaldi
1981 Berlin Tunnel 21 as Komansky
1980 The Big Brawl as Dominici
1980 The Dream Merchants (3 episodes) as George Pappas
1980 Gideon's Trumpet as Abe Fortas
1979 The French Atlantic Affair (3 episodes) as Präsident Aristide Brouchard
1979 Natural Enemies as Harry Rosenthal (as Jose Ferrer)
1979 The Fifth Musketeer as Athos
1979 Life of Sin
1979 UFOs: It Has Begun
1978 The Swarm as Dr. Andrews
1978 Dracula's Dog as Inspector Branco
1978 Fedora as Doctor Vando
1978 The Amazing Captain Nemo as Capitain Nemo
1978 Fame
1977 The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover as Lionel McCoy
1977 Exo-Man as Kermit Haas
1977 Who Has Seen the Wind as The Ben
1977 The Rhinemann Exchange (3 episodes) as Erich Rhinemann
1977 The Sentinel as Priest of the Brotherhood
1976 Crash! as Marc Denne
1976 Voyage of the Damned as Manuel Benitez
1976 The Big Bus as Ironman
1976 Paco as Fermin Flores
1975 Rickles (1 episode) as himself
1975 Order to Assassinate as Inspector Reed
1975 Forever Young, Forever Free as Father Alberto
1975 The Missing Are Deadly
1974 Cyrano as Cyrano de Bergerac (voice)
1973 Kojak: The Marcus-Nelson Murders as Jake Weinhaus
1971 Crosscurrent as Dr. Charles Bedford
1971 Columbo (1 episode) as Dr. Cahill
1971 Gideon as Angel of the Lord
1970 The Aquarians as Dr. Alfred Vreeland
1968 The Little Drummer Boy as Ben Haramed (voice) (as Jose Ferrer)
1967 Cervantes as Hassan Bey
1967 Enter Laughing as Harrison B. Marlowe
1965 Ship of Fools as Rieber
1965 The Greatest Story Ever Told as Herod Antipas
1964 Cyrano and d'Artagnan as Cyrano de Bergerac
1963 Stop Train 349 as Cowan the Reporter
1963 Nine Hours to Rama as Superintendent Das
1962 Lawrence of Arabia as Turkish Bey
1958 The High Cost of Loving as Jim Fry
1958 I Accuse! as Capt. Alfred Dreyfus
1956 The Great Man as Joe Harris
1955 The Cockleshell Heroes as Major Stringer
1955 The Shrike as Jim Downs
1954 Deep in My Heart as Sigmund Romberg
1954 Producers' Showcase (1 episode)
1954 The Caine Mutiny as Lt. Barney Greenwald
1953 Miss Sadie Thompson as Alfred Davidson
1952 Moulin Rouge as Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
1952 Anything Can Happen as Giorgi Papashvily
1950 Cyrano de Bergerac as Cyrano de Bergerac
1950 Crisis as Raoul Farrago
1950 The Secret Fury as José
1949 Whirlpool as David Korvo (as Jose Ferrer)
1948 Joan of Arc as The Dauphin

Directing

1962 State Fair Director
1961 Return to Peyton Place Director
1958 The High Cost of Loving Director
1958 I Accuse! Director
1956 The Great Man Director
1955 The Cockleshell Heroes Director
1955 The Shrike Director

Writing

1956 The Great Man Screenplay

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