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Eddie Olmos | Edward J. Olmos | Edward Jamesl Olmos | Edward Olmos | Ed Olmos
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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(2000) I love to drive. It's one of the most pleasurable things to me. I have a 1986 Porsche--it's got over 100,000 miles on it. Most people don't drive their Porsches at all, but I drive mine like most people drive their Volkswagen.
Was offered the role of Jean-Luc Picard in Star Trek: The Next Generation
(1987). He would have been contractually obligated to work exclusively on the series, and not do any other projects while under contract. Olmos wanted the flexibility to be able to work on multiple projects, and declined the role on that basis. Patrick Stewart
was eventually cast in the role.
Frequently plays men of authority and/or power who inspire and enlighten those beneath him