La gorda Carmela, in "Star" iss. 25, 1977.
7 Biographical Movies |
21 Print Biographies |
34 Interviews |
19 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Pedro Almodovar | Almodovar-McNamara | Mateo Blanco | Harry 'Huracán' Caine | Almodóvar & McNamara | Almodóvar y McNamara | Pepe Patatia | Pedro
5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
Did You Know?
All my movies have an autobiographical dimension, but that is indirectly, through the personages. In fact, I am behind everything that happens and that is said, but I am never talking about myself in first person singular. Something in me--probably a dislike of cheap exhibitionism--stops me from approaching a project too autobiographically.
Lead singer of the infamous music duo "Almodóvar & McNamara", a legendary bizarre project that personified the image of "la movida madrileña" during the early 1980s in Madrid. He appears in that role in his own film Labyrinth of Passion
(1982) (a.k.a. "Labyrinth of Passion") wearing women's clothes and lots of black makeup.
Uses only his last name for his "Film By" credit ("Un film de Almodóvar")