Biography

José Luis López Vázquez, originally worked in theater as a costume designer, a scenic designer, and as an assistant director to Pío Ballesteros and Enrique Herreros. In 1946, he switched over to films, with a small role in the movie 'María Fernanda la Jerezana'. Originally starring in comic roles, he made the move to drama films in the 1960s, demonstrating his profound aptitude for acting.

During his life, he starred in more than 200 movies, filming several full-length films in a year. In 1971, he acted in a record 11 films. Although he usually appeared in Spanish films, he has occasionally worked on international projects: in the UK film 'Travels With My Aunt' from 1972, starring opposite Dame Maggie Smith. His best known role may be in the Emmy-winning film, 'La Cabina', which was made the same year with director Antonio Mercero. López Vázquez worked with Mercero on numerous other occasions, the most recent being their collaboration on a new project, a movie called '¿Y tú quién eres?' (2006).

José Luis López Vázquez died of natural causes in Madrid on 2 November 2009, at the age of 87.

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José Luis López Vázquez, originally worked in theater as a costume designer, a scenic designer, and as an assistant director to Pío Ballesteros and Enrique Herreros. In 1946, he switched over to films, with a small role in the movie 'María Fernanda la Jerezana'. Originally starring in comic roles, he made the move to drama films in the 1960s, demonstrating his profound aptitude for acting.

During his life, he starred in more than 200 movies, filming several full-length films in a year. In 1971, he acted in a record 11 films. Although he usually appeared in Spanish films, he has occasionally worked on international projects: in the UK film 'Travels With My Aunt' from 1972, starring opposite Dame Maggie Smith. His best known role may be in the Emmy-winning film, 'La Cabina', which was made the same year with director Antonio Mercero. López Vázquez worked with Mercero on numerous other occasions, the most recent being their collaboration on a new project, a movie called '¿Y tú quién eres?' (2006).

José Luis López Vázquez died of natural causes in Madrid on 2 November 2009, at the age of 87.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 176

Birthday 1922-03-11

Day of Death 2009-11-02

Place of Birth Madrid, Spain

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

No respires, el amor está en el aire
Las hijas de Helena
No somos ni Romeo ni Julieta
2017 El precio de la risa as Himself (archive footage)
2007 ¿Y tú quién eres? as Andrés
2004 Moon of Avellaneda as Don Aquiles
2001 Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella as Guijarro
1999 La familia... 30 años después as Juan, el padrino
1993 Los ladrones van a la oficina (125 episodes) as Escabeche
1992 The Fencing Master as Campillo
1992 El Quijote de Miguel de Cervantes as El ventero
1992 The Naked Target as Anselmo
1991 Imágenes perdidas (1 episode) as Himself - Narrator
1991 Fuera de juego as Don Anselmo del Castillo
1990 Maddened Couple Seeks Surrogate Mother as Manolo
1990 Disparate nacional
1989 El Rey del Mambo as Don Martín
1989 Esquilache as Antonio Campos
1988 La gran comedia as Jose L. Lopez Vazquez
1987 Moros y cristianos as Jacinto López
1987 The Hidden Truth as Gramophone Man
1987 The Galoshes of Happiness as Schulrat
1987 Mi general as General Torres
1986 Los presuntos as Camilo Blanco
1986 Crónica sentimental en rojo as Comisario Méndez
1986 El orden cómico as General Fernando Ordóñez
1986 Capullito de alhelí as Moisés
1985 The Court of the Pharaoh as Comisario
1985 The Chosen One as Federico Limón
1985 El rollo de septiembre as Don Mamerto
1984 Violines y trompetas as Rafael
1984 My Friend the Vagabond as Nazario Valiente 'El Duque'
1984 Akelarre as Inquisidor
1984 Operation Mantis as Marcello Antonelli
1984 Playboy en paro as Don Ramiro
1983 El Cid cabreador as Conde García Ordóñez
1983 Un genio en apuros
1983 Juana la loca… de vez en cuando as Rey Fernando II 'El Católico'
1983 La avispita Ruinasa as Master
1983 Pájaros de ciudad
1983 El fascista, doña Pura y el follón de la escultura
1982 National III as Luis José
1982 De camisa vieja a chaqueta nueva as Manolo Vivar de Alda
1982 The Beehive as Leonardo Meléndez
1982 Los Embarazados as Rodopiano Soler
1982 Adolescencia as Jacobo
1981 Airlift as Salvatierra
1981 Profesor eróticus as Sr. Smith
1981 127 millones libres de impuestos as Arturo Valgañón
1981 Heat of Desire as Sr. Martínez - le recteur de l'université de Barcelone
1981 National Heritage as Luis José
1980 El gran secreto as Sebastián
1980 El divorcio que viene as Luis Vázquez (as Jose Luis Lopez Vazquez)
1980 Él y él
1980 F. E. N. as Domingo
1980 The Truth on the Savolta Affair as Pajarito de Soto
1980 ¡Qué verde era mi duque!
1979 La familia bien, gracias as Juan, el padrino
1979 I viaggiatori della sera
1979 La miel
1979 Tigers in Lipstick as Garage Owner
1978 Nunca en horas de clase as Ligue de Angélica
1978 The National Shotgun as Luis José
1978 Casa de citas as Luciano Guerrero
1978 Jugando a papás as Juan
1978 El fascista, la beata y su hija desvirgada as Juan Gutiérrez de la Macorra (as J.L. Lopez Vazquez)
1977 Doña Perfecta as Don Inocencio
1977 The Apolitical Man as Enrique Tolosa
1977 El monosabio as Juanito
1977 Girls... The Hall as Don Natalio
1976 The Burned City as Enric Prat de la Riba
1976 El señor está servido
1976 Nosotros, los decentes as Roque
1975 País S.A. as Actores invitados
1975 Blood Stains in a New Car as Ricardo Cariedo
1975 Zorrita Martínez as Serafín Tejón
1975 Sleep, Sleep, My Love as Mario Martínez
1974 Una pareja... distinta
1974 Doctor, me gustan las mujeres, ¿es grave? as Carlos Pérez de Lezcano
1974 Cousin Angelica as Luis
1973 Un casto varón Español as Santiago
1973 Lo verde empieza en los Pirineos
1973 Speak, Silent One as Rodrigo
1973 It's Not Good for a Man to Be Alone as Martin
1972 The Telephone Box as Man Inside a Phone Booth
1972 El vikingo
1972 Dos chicas de revista as Maestro Roberto Castro
1972 ¡No firmes más letras, cielo! as Valentín Palomino
1972 Carta de amor de un asesino as Antonio
1972 La cera virgen as Don Florencio (as José Luis López Vázquez)
1972 My Dearest Senorita as Adela / Juan
1972 Venta por pisos as Lorenzo
1971 Black Story as Pedro Ortuza / Peter P. Peter
1971 Préstame quince días as Alfonso Pérez
1971 The Fourth Victim as Inspector Dunphy
1971 La decente as Roberto Clavijo
1971 Si Fulano fuese Mengano as Evaristo Rebollo
1971 Spaniards in Paris as Fernando
1971 Blanca por fuera y Rosa por dentro
1970 El astronauta as Don Asensio
1970 The Garden of Delights as Antonio
1970 En un lugar de la Manga
1970 Crimen imperfecto as Torcuato
1970 La otra residencia
1970 Wolf in the Woods as Benito Freire
1970 Long Live the Bride and Groom as Leonardo
1969 Furnished Studio 2.P. as Ramón Fontecha
1969 Mi marido y sus complejos
1969 ¿Por qué pecamos a los cuarenta?
1968 Long Play as Arturo
1968 Cuidado con las señoras
1968 Operation Mata Hari as Coronel Von Faber
1968 Pecados conyugales as Emilio
1968 Objetivo: Bi-ki-ni as Acacio Rendueles Cañizo
1967 ¡Cómo está el servicio! as Manolo Locumula Verruguillo
1967 Sor Citröen as Cuchillas
1967 Novios 68 as Marcelino, novio de Conchita
1967 Operación cabaretera as Daniel Antúnez
1967 Peppermint Frappe as Julián
1967 Cronica de nueve meses
1967 Amor a la española
1967 The Midshipmen
1967 Un millón en la basura as Pepe Martínez
1966 Las viudas as Regino (segment "El Retrato de Regino")
1966 Hoy como ayer as Modern Plumber
1966 ¡Es mi hombre! as Antonio Jiménez
1966 Balearic Caper as Fernando
1966 Operación Secretaria as Don Rodolfo García
1966 Operación Plus Ultra
1965 La familia y uno más
1965 Historias de la televisión as Eladio (1)
1965 Black Humor as Jacinto - segment 2 'La Mandrilla - Miss Wilma'
1965 Vacaciones para Ivette
1965 La visita que no tocó el timbre
1965 Un vampiro para dos as Pablo Pardo
1964 Los palomos
1964 Casi un caballero as Gabriel Mostazo
1964 Fin de semana
1963 The Executioner as Antonio Rodríguez, el hermano mayor de José Luis
1963 Confidencias de un marido
1963 Chica para todo
1962 Robbery at 3 o'clock as Fernando Galindo
1962 I motorizzati as Mariano
1962 Vuelve San Valentín
1962 You and I Are Three as Enfermero Gómez
1962 Sabían demasiado as El Palillos
1962 Accidente 703 as Enrique 'Quiquito'
1962 La gran familia as Juan, el padrino
1962 Una isla con tomate
1961 Tres de la Cruz Roja as Jacinto
1961 Placido as Gabino Quintanilla
1961 Los pedigüeños
1961 Vamos a contar mentiras
1961 Usted puede ser un asesino as Enrique Picart
1961 Cuidado con las personas formales
1960 091 Policía al habla as Lorenzo Barea
1960 The Wheelchair as Alvarito
1960 Días de feria
1960 Los económicamente débiles
1960 El cerro de los locos as Paco
1960 Un bruto para Patricia as Carlos de Carvajal
1960 Trío de damas as Julio
1959 Back to the Door as Arévalo
1959 Los tramposos as Don Ursicino
1959 Se vende un tranvía
1959 The Little Apartment as Rodolfo
1958 Una muchachita de Valladolid as Ángel Enríquez - el Secretario
1957 Un marido de ida y vuelta as Fotógrafo (as José L. López Vázquez)
1957 Miracles of Thursday as Don Fidel (as Jose Luis L. Vazquez)
1957 Madrugada
1957 El fotogénico as Recepcionista de hotel
1956 La vida en un bloc
1956 Esa voz es una mina as Don Fermín
1954 El diablo toca la flauta as Periodista
1947 María Fernanda la Jerezana

Crew

1957 Whom God Forgives Script

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