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Javier Bardem


Javier Bardem is the youngest member of a family of actors that has been making films since the early days of Spanish cinema. He was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, to actress Pilar Bardem (María del Pilar Bardem Muñoz) and businessman José Carlos Encinas Doussinague. His maternal grandparents were actors Rafael Bardem and Matilde Muñoz ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 97 wins & 68 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Gunman
Felix
 2014/I Automata
Blue Robot (voice)
 2013 L'Agent (Video short)
 2013 Scorpion in Love
Solís
 2012 Sherman and Pacifico (Short)
Pacifico
 2012 Skyfall
Silva
 2010 Biutiful
Uxbal
 2006 Goya's Ghosts
Lorenzo
 2004 Collateral
Felix
 2002 Mondays in the Sun
Santa
 2002 The Dancer Upstairs
Agustín Rejas
 2001 Don't Tempt Me
Tony Graco (uncredited)
 1999 Los lobos de Washington
Alberto
 1999 Between Your Legs
Javier
 1998 Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley
Quinqui del billar (uncredited)
 1997 Live Flesh
David
 1997 Airbag
José Alberto 'Amor Obsoleto'
 1997 Nova ficció (TV Series)
Raúl
- Des de mai (1997) ... Raúl
 1996 Mambrú
Cámara (as Javier Encinas)
 1996 Éxtasis
Rober
 1995 La madre (Short)
Hijo
 1994 El detective y la muerte
Detective
 1994 Días contados
Lisardo
 1994 La teta y la luna
El Tercer Romano (as Benito González)
 1994 Pronòstic reservat (Short)
 1993 Golden Balls
Benito González
 1993 Huidos
Rafael
 1993 El amante bilingüe
Limpiabotas
 1992 Crónicas del mal (TV Series)
 1992 Jamón, Jamón
Raul
 1992 Tango (TV Series)
Efraín Cifuentes
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Efraín Cifuentes
 1992 Amo tu cama rica
Antonio
 1991 High Heels
Regidor T.V.
 1991 Brain (Short)
 1990 Brigada central (TV Series)
Drogadicto
- Turno de noche (1990) ... Drogadicto
 1986 Segunda enseñanza (TV Series)
Pablo
- De Beltrán, Beltraneja (1986) ... Pablo
- El eterno retorno (1986) ... Pablo
- Tabúes (1986) ... Pablo
- La vieja libertad (1986) ... Pablo
 1981 El poderoso influjo de la luna
Niño entre gente curiosa (uncredited)
 1974 El pícaro (TV Series)
Alonso niño
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Other Works:

Los Sencillos music video: "No,por eso no (quiero que tu te vayas de aqui)" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 9 Interviews | 15 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Javier Encinas | Benito González

Height:

5' 11¼" (1.81 m)
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I had the amazing opportunity to meet Brad Pitt a couple of times. What a beauty. He is beautiful and his physicality is so amazing to see. But the beauty really comes from different places - the way he talks, the way he's interested in what you're saying. And that body is like - wow! It's amazing, no? He really made me feel very, like... I don't know, like, I could fall in love with him! See more »

Trivia:

Married long-term partner Penélope Cruz at a friend's house in the Bahamas in a small ceremony with just family members present. See more »

Trademark:

Deep gruff voice

Star Sign:

Pisces

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