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Luis G. Oquendo (1925–1992)

Luis G. Oquendo was born on March 24, 1925 in Havana, Cuba. He was an actor, known for ¿Qué pasa, U.S.A.? (1977), Guaguasi (1983) and A Show of Force (1990). He died on August 25, 1992 in Hialeah, Florida, USA. See full bio »


(age 67) in Hialeah, Florida, USA

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 1994 Marielena (TV Series)
 1990 A Show of Force
Governor Villanueva
 1983 Guaguasi
 1977-1980 ¿Qué pasa, U.S.A.? (TV Series)
Abuelo Antonio
- Vacation Peña Style (1980) ... Abuelo Antonio (as Luis Oquendo)
- There Goes the Neighborhood (1980) ... Abuelo Antonio (as Luis Oquendo)
- Telenovela (1980) ... Abuelo Antonio (as Luis Oquendo)
- Save the Park (1980) ... Abuelo Antonio (as Luis Oquendo)
- Nephew from New Jersey (1980) ... Abuelo Antonio (as Luis Oquendo)
 1958 Frances Farmer Presents (TV Series)
- Night in Havana (1958) ... Mendez
 1957 Mi apellido es Valdez (TV Series)

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Luis Oquendo

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In 1977-1979, he reached the pinnacle of popularity as the grandfather Antonio in the PBS series ¿Que Pasa USA?. He appeared in the movie Guaguasi in 1979 opposite his Que Pasa co-star Velia Martínez and in 1990 in the movie A Show of Force with Andy Garcia and Robert Duvall. In the 1990s he was in the Spanish soap operas, Marielena and El Magnate. He suffered a heart attack while being operated ... See more »

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