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Joaquim de Almeida

Joaquim António Portugal Baptista de Almeida ( born 15 March 1957) is a Portuguese-born American actor. He began his acting during the 1980s, appearing on the 1982 action movie The Soldier. He achieved international fame with his portrayals of Félix Cortez in the 1995 Tom Clancy's thriller Clear and Present Danger, drug kingpin Bucho in the 1995 action thriller film Desperado, Ramon Salazar on the Fox thriller drama series 24 and the corrupt businessman Hernan Reyes in 2011 street racing film Fast Five. His other well known films include The Honorary Consul (1983), Good Morning, Babylon (1987), Only You (1994), The Mask of Zorro (1998), Behind Enemy Lines (2001), The Death and Life of Bobby Z (2007), Che: Part Two (2008) and The Burning Plain (2008). He has worked in Europe, Argentina, Mexico, the United States and Brazil in many film and stage productions, winning several international awards.

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Mar 15, 1957 In São Sebastião da Pedreira - Lisbon - Portugal
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie National Treasure 1927-08-13
Latest Project:
Movie Breaking & Exiting 2018-08-17
Known For
Movie Breaking & Exiting Hank 2018-08-17
Movie The Hitman's Bodyguard Foucher 2017-08-16
Movie Downsizing Dr. Oswaldo Pereira 2017-12-22
Movie Diablo Arturo 2016-01-08
Series Queen of the South Don Epifanio Vargas 2016-06-23
Movie Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story Himself 2016-06-03
Movie A Date with Miss Fortune Jose 2015-08-13
Movie The Duel: A Story Where Truth Is Mere Detail Comandante Vasco Moscoso de Aragão 2014-08-21
Movie Three Holes, Two Brads, and a Smoking Gun Joey the Junkman 2014-10-24
Movie Atlas Shrugged: Part III Francisco d'Anconia 2014-09-12
Movie Robosapien: Rebooted Esperenza 2013-04-01
Movie The Gilded Cage José Ribeiro 2013-04-19
Movie Mamitas Prof. Alexander Viera 2012-04-27
Movie Fast Five Hernan Reyes 2011-04-20
Movie Backlight Jay 2010-07-10
Movie Christopher Roth Christopher Roth 2010-04-10
Series Vuelo IL 8714 Hunter 2010-09-01
Movie Che: Part Two President René Barrientos 2009-01-24
Movie Oscar. The color of destiny 2008-02-22
Movie La conjura de El Escorial Escobedo 2008-09-05
Movie The Burning Plain Nick Martinez 2008-11-07
Series Crusoe Santos Santana 2008-10-04
Movie La Cucina Michael 2007-03-23
Movie Call Girl Mouros 2007-12-27
Movie The Celestine Prophecy Father Sanchez 2006-06-01
Movie Moscow Zero Yuri 2006-11-05
Series Wanted 2005-07-31
Movie A Shot in the Dark Rafael 2005-03-17
Movie The Life Pierre 2004-04-16
Movie The Immortals Roberto Alua 2003-11-07
Movie Il fuggiasco Lolo 2003-11-14
Movie Sweat Noh 2002-07-24
Movie Water and Salt Marido 2001-08-01
Movie La voz de su amo Oliveira 2001-05-18
Movie The Xango from Baker Street Sherlock Holmes 2001-09-27
Movie Behind Enemy Lines Admiral Piquet 2001-11-30
Movie Captains of April Gervásio 2000-04-21
Movie On the Run Ignácio 1999-01-29
Movie One Man's Hero Cortina 1999-08-02
Movie Inferno Xana 1999-12-24
Movie Vendetta Joseph Macheca 1999-09-12
Movie Dollar for the Dead Friar Ramon 1998-01-01
Movie Tentação Father António 1997-12-26
Movie Fátima Avelino de Almeida, journalist 1997-10-10
Movie Corazón loco Emilio 1997-05-14
Movie Women Gigi 1997-10-17
Movie According to Pereira Manuel 1995-04-06
Movie Desperado Bucho 1995-08-25
Movie El baile de las ánimas Antonio 1994-01-14
Movie Uma Vida Normal Miguel 1994-03-04
Movie Clear and Present Danger Col. Felix V. Cortez 1994-08-03
Movie Only You Giovanni 1994-09-17
Movie Shadows in a Conflict José 1993-09-10
Movie Amor e Dedinhos de Pé Francisco Frontaria 1993-01-15
Movie Amok 1993-10-09
Movie On the Edge of the Horizon Voice of Spino (voice) (uncredited) 1993-11-24
Movie The Fencing Master Luis de Ayala 1992-09-18
Movie Alex Pedro 1991-02-16
Movie The Dumbfounded King Almeida 1991-11-01
Movie Sandino Sandino 1990-01-01
Movie Les deux Fragonard 1989-04-19
Movie Disamistade 1988-09-25
Movie The Sun and the Moon 1987-01-02
Movie Good Morning, Babylon Andrea Bonnano 1987-05-13
Movie The Honorary Consul Leon 1983-09-30
Movie The Soldier The Soldier's Force 1982-06-01
Movie National Treasure Hilário 1927-08-13
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