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Luis Guzmán (born August 28, 1956) is an actor from Puerto Rico. He is known for his character work. For much of his career, his squat build, wolfish features, and brooding countenance have garnered him roles largely as sidekicks, thugs, or policemen, but his later career has seen him move into more mainstream roles. He is a favorite of director Steven Soderbergh, who cast him in Out of Sight, The Limey, and Traffic, and Paul Thomas Anderson, who cast him in Boogie Nights, Magnolia and Punch-Drunk Love. He also voiced Ricardo Diaz in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Luis Guzmán (born August 28, 1956) is an actor from Puerto Rico. He is known for his character work. For much of his career, his squat build, wolfish features, and brooding countenance have garnered him roles largely as sidekicks, thugs, or policemen, but his later career has seen him move into more mainstream roles. He is a favorite of director Steven Soderbergh, who cast him in Out of Sight, The Limey, and Traffic, and Paul Thomas Anderson, who cast him in Boogie Nights, Magnolia and Punch-Drunk Love. He also voiced Ricardo Diaz in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 108

Birthday 1956-08-28

Place of Birth Cayey, Puerto Rico

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Luiz Gusman
  • Luis Guzman

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Hold On as Pastor Rivera
Thicker as Jorge
2017 9/11 as Eddie
2017 Literally, Right Before Aaron
2017 Sandy Wexler as Oscar
2016 Aztec Warrior as Aztec Warrior
2016 De Puerto Rico para el mundo as Himself
2016 Roadies(1 episode) as Gooch
2016 The Do-Over as Jorge the Shooter Boy
2016 Keanu as Bacon
2015 Code Black(34 episodes) as Jesse Salander
2015 Narcos(10 episodes) as José Rodríguez Gacha
2015 Puerto Ricans in Paris as Luis
2015 Ana Maria in Novela Land as Schmidt
2015 Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha as Farmer
2014 Reclaim as Detective
2014 Henry & Me as Lefty Gomez (voice)
2014 The Lookalike as Vincent
2014 In the Blood as Chief Ramón Garza
2014 Two Men in Town as Terence
2013 We're the Millers as Mexican Cop
2013 Turbo as Angelo (voice)
2013 The Last Stand as Mike Figuerola
2012 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island as Gabato Laguatan
2011 The Caller as Rose Lazar
2011 Rise of the Damned as Ramone
2011 Arthur as Bitterman
2010 How to Make It in America(16 episodes) as Rene Calderon
2009 Old Dogs as Nick - Child Proofer #2 (uncredited)
2009 Community(1 episode) as Himself
2009 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 as Phil Ramos
2009 The Face Is Familiar
2009 Fighting as Martinez
2009 Still Waiting... as Raddimus
2009 He's Just Not That Into You as Javier
2008 Nothing Like the Holidays as Johnny
2008 Yes Man as Jumper
2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua as Chucho (voice)
2008 Free Radio(1 episode)
2007 Cleaner as Det. Jim Vargas
2007 War as Benny
2007 Hard Luck as Million Dollar Mendez
2007 John from Cincinnati(10 episodes) as Ramon Gaviota
2007 Lovesickness as Ismael (segment "En la Urbanización")
2006 School for Scoundrels as Sergeant Moorehead
2006 I Love the '70s: Volume 2(10 episodes)
2006 I Love Toys(5 episodes)
2005 Waiting... as Raddimus
2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power as Nacho Reyes
2005 Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story as Balon
2005 I Love the '90s: Part Deux(10 episodes)
2004 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events as Bald Man
2003 I Love the '80s Strikes Back(10 episodes)
2003 Luis(10 episodes)
2003 Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd as Ray
2003 Confidence as Manzano
2003 Anger Management as Lou
2002 Punch-Drunk Love as Lance
2002 The Adventures of Pluto Nash as Felix Laranga
2002 Welcome to Collinwood as Cosimo
2002 The Count of Monte Cristo as Jacopo
2002 Salton Sea as Quincy
2001 Double Whammy as Juan Benitez
2000 Traffic as Ray Castro
2000 Thin Air as Chollo
2000 Luckytown as Jimmy
2000 The Beat(1 episode)
2000 Table One as Xavier
1999 Magnolia as Luis
1999 The Bone Collector as Eddie Ortiz
1999 The Limey as Eduardo Roel
1999 Mind Prey
1998 One Tough Cop as Gunman Popi
1998 Snake Eyes as Cyrus
1998 Out of Sight as Chino
1997 Boogie Nights as Maurice TT Rodriguez
1997 The Brave as Luis
1997 Oz(3 episodes)
1996 Early Edition(1 episode)
1996 On Seventh Avenue as Eddie Diaz
1996 The Substitute as Rem
1995 House of Buggin'(10 episodes)
1994 New York Undercover(2 episodes)
1994 The Cowboy Way as Chango
1994 seaQuest DSV(1 episode)
1993 Carlito's Way as Pachanga
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as George
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1993 Double Deception as Ronald Sharkey
1993 Guilty as Sin as Lt. Martinez
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger(1 episode)
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(2 episodes)
1992 Innocent Blood as Morales
1992 To Catch a Killer as Waiter (uncredited)
1992 Rafael Hernández: Jibarito del mundo as Guard
1991 The Hard Way as Pooley
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1990 Q & A as Det. Luis Valentin
1989 Family Business as Torres
1989 Black Rain as Frankie
1989 True Believer as Ortega
1988 Crocodile Dundee II as Jose
1987 Heartbeat as Gang Member #2
1985 The Equalizer(1 episode)
1984 Hunter(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice(2 episodes)
1983 Variety as Jose
1977 Short Eyes

Production

2015 Puerto Ricans in ParisExecutive Producer

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