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Benicio Del Toro


Benicio Del Toro emerged in the mid-'90s as one of the most watchable and charismatic character actors to come along in years. A favorite of film buffs, Del Toro gained mainstream public attention as the conflicted but basically honest Mexican cop in Steven Soderbergh's Traffic (2000). Born in Puerto Rico on February 19, 1967, Benicio is the son ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 37 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 How the Light Gets In (announced) (rumored)
 2014 A Perfect Day (post-production)
Mambrú
 2013 Thor: The Dark World
The Collector (uncredited)
 2012 Savages
Lado
 2010 Somewhere
Celebrity (uncredited)
 1993 Golden Balls
El amigo de Miami
 1992 Christopher Columbus: The Discovery
Alvaro Harana (as Benicio del Toro)
 1991 The Indian Runner
Miguel
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Other Works:

Print ad (Spring Campaign) for Hennes & Mauritz See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Interviews | 8 Articles | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Benicio Deltoro | Benicio del Toro

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's funny, but when I arrived in California to start college, I was much more interested in becoming a surfer and cruise along in life from one beach to the next. I didn't plan out any huge career for myself. Now that I see that I have this career and it's worked out for me, it still feels like I'm surfing, only that it's on a different level. I feel very free and that's all that I've ever ... See more »

Trivia:

Good friends with Johnny Depp. They worked together in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998). See more »

Trademark:

Slurred, mumbling voice and odd mannerisms See more »

Nickname:

Beno

Star Sign:

Pisces

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