Biography

Although born in Madrid, Spain, Placido Domingo spent a major portion of his life living in Mexico City where he graduated from the Mexico City Conservatory. His first operatic performance was in a staging of La Traviata in Monterrey playing Alfredo. He was then a Tenor for the Israel National Opera and subsequently moved to Europe. - IMDb Mini Biography

Although born in Madrid, Spain, Placido Domingo spent a major portion of his life living in Mexico City where he graduated from the Mexico City Conservatory. His first operatic performance was in a staging of La Traviata in Monterrey playing Alfredo. He was then a Tenor for the Israel National Opera and subsequently moved to Europe. - IMDb Mini Biography

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 97

Birthday 1941-01-21

Place of Birth Madrid - Spain

Official Site http://encantodelmar.placidodomingo.com/encanto_del_mar/index.html

Also Known As

  • Placido Domingo

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Met Opera Live: Nabucco
2016 The ROH Live: Nabucco as Nabucco
2016 Verdi : I Due Foscari
2015 Verdi Nabucco as Nabucco
2014 Karajan's Magic and Myth as Himself
2014 The Book of Life as Skeleton Jorge (voice)
2014 Il Trovatore as Il Conte di Luna
2013 Il Trovatore as Il conte di Luna
2012 The Enchanted Island as Neptune
2011 Verdi Simon Boccanegra as Simon Boccanegra
2011 Iphigénie en Tauride as Orest
2010 Rigoletto a Mantova as Rigoletto
2010 Traces to Nowhere: The Conductor Carlos Kleiber
2010 Verdi Simon Boccanegra as Simon Boccanegra
2010 Verdi: Simon Boccanegra as Simon Boccanegra
2009 The Tribute to Pavarotti One Amazing Weekend in Petra as Himself
2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua as Monte (voice)
2008 Handel: Tamerlano as Bajazet
2007 Alfano Cyrano di Bergerac as Cyrano di Bergerac
2007 Antonio Gades, la ética de la danza as Himself
2007 The First Emperor as EMPEROR QIN
2006 The Berlin Concert as Himself
2006 Luisa Fernanda
2001 Moulin Rouge! as Voice of Man in the Moon
1999 The Three Tenors Christmas
1999 The Queen of Spades
1999 Great Tenor Performances as Himself
1998 Samson et Dalila as Samson
1998 The 3 Tenors: Paris 1998
1998 Parsifal: The Search for the Grail
1997 Fedora as Loris Ipanov
1997 Carmen as Don José
1996 Merry Christmas from Vienna as Tenor
1996 Gold and Silver Gala with Placido Domingo
1996 La Forza del Destino - The Met
1996 Fox News Sunday(2 episodes)
1996 Metropolitan Opera Gala James Levine's 25th Anniversary as Himself
1995 Verdi Otello as Otello
1995 Giuseppe Verdi: Simon Boccanegra as Gabriele Adorno
1994 Il Tabarro & Pagliacci
1994 The 3 Tenors in Concert as Himself
1993 James Levine: Metropolitan Opera: Stiffelio
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1992 Otello as Otello
1992 La Fanciulla del West - The Met
1991 Pebble Mill(1 episode)
1991 La Fanciulla Del West as Dick Johnson alias Ramerrez
1990 Un Ballo in Maschera as Gustavo
1990 The Original Three Tenors Concert
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Aida as Radamès
1988 Flitterabend(1 episode)
1988 L'Africaine as Vasco Da Gama
1987 Julie Andrews: The Sound of Christmas(0 episodes) as Himself
1987 Julie Andrews: The Sound of Christmas as Himself
1987 Pagliacci as Canio
1987 Turandot as Calaf
1986 La Gioconda as Enzo
1986 Otello as Otello
1985 Andrea Chénier as Andrea Chénier
1985 Tosca as Cavaradossi
1984 The Cosby Show(1 episode)
1984 Francesca da Rimini as Paolo Malatesta
1984 Carmen as Don José
1983 Les Troyens as Aeneas
1983 Manon Lescaut as Des Grieux
1983 Verdi Don Carlo as Don Carlo
1983 Puccini La Fanciulla del West as Dick Johnson
1983 In Concert at The Met as Tenor
1982 La traviata as Alfredo Germont
1982 Verdi Ernani as Ernani
1982 Cavalleria rusticana as Turiddu
1982 Wogan(1 episode) as Himself
1981 Hommage a Sevilla as Himself
1981 Offenbach Les Contes d'Hoffmann as Hoffmann
1981 La Traviata - The Met
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(3 episodes)
1981 Offenbach: Les Contes D'Hoffman
1981 Samson et Dalila as Samson
1980 Georges Bizet: Carmen as Don José
1980 Puccini Manon Lescaut as Des Grieux
1980 The Big Show(1 episode)
1979 Otello - The Met
1979 Luisa Miller: Metropolitan Opera
1978 The Kennedy Center Honors(1 episode)
1978 Carmen as Don José
1978 Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci as Turiddu / Canio
1978 Il Trovatore as Manrico
1977 Rigoletto as The Duke of Mantua
1976 Tosca as Mario Cavaradossi
1976 Cavalleria rusticana / I Pagliacci as Turiddu / Canio
1975 Verdi Un Ballo in Maschera as Gustavo III
1974 Puccini Madama Butterfly as Pinkerton
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

Sound

2007 The Met - Roméo et JulietteConductor
2004 Madama ButterflyConductor
2002 La TraviataConductor

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