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Oscar Isaac


Oscar Isaac was born in Guatemala, to a Guatemalan mother, Maria, and a Cuban father, Oscar Gonzalo Hernández-Cano, a pulmonologist. His maternal grandfather was of French origin. Oscar was raised in Miami, Florida. Before he became an actor, he played lead guitar and sang vocals in his band the Blinking Underdogs. He graduated from the Juilliard ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 15 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

: Plays Romeo in Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" (Delacorte Theater, New York, New York, USA) See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Oscar Isaac Hernandez | Óscar Isaac

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[singing in Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)] Sometimes like 30 takes of one song. It was an intense process but I love the music, and I'd been playing them 100 times a day, so playing them 30 was fine. I get obsessed with that kind of stuff. Sometimes I would smoke a bunch of cigarettes and drink a bunch of beer before the take. See more »

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He was born in Guatemala. His father, Oscar Gonzalo Hernández-Cano, is Cuban. His mother, Maria, is Guatemalan. Oscar's maternal grandfather was of French origin. See more »

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Opinion: overrated and a terrible actor in general ajbarm
i think i found his twin, is it just me or... cyprusman08
Saw Robin Hood tonight HERVEYGRIMESTALENT
his voice christina81192
I'm very impressed by him! Nicely2776
He's so adorable! phaedra_j
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