Benicio del Toro is a Puerto Rican actor and producer who has worked in the entertainment industry since 1987. This actor is well-known for his role as Javier Rodriguez in the 2000 film “Traffic,” for which he earned numerous awards. He started out studying business, but as his passion for acting developed, he dropped out and pursued acting full-time. Similarly, he started his acting career on television before moving on to film roles. At the age of 21, he is also one of the youngest actors to be cast as a Bond henchman. In addition to acting, he has voiced numerous characters in various films and has also appeared in theme park attractions in 2017.
Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Who is Benicio del Toro? Benicio del Toro was born on February 19, 1967, in San Germán, Puerto Rico. His full name is Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sánchez. Gustavo Adolfo del Toro Bermdez and Fausta Genoveva Sánchez Rivera, his parents, were both attorneys. Gustavo del Toro, his older brother, is the executive vice president and chief medical officer at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. He is also 53 years old and born under the zodiac sign of Pisces. Benicio del Toro is a citizen of three countries: Puerto Rico, Spain, and the United States. He is of mixed race, white and Hispanic, according to his ethnicity. His ancestors are of Spanish, Catalan, Basque, Italian, and Native American descent. Furthermore, his religious beliefs are Christian. Benicio del Toro attended Mercersburg Academy and Academia del Perpetuo Socorro (The Academy of Our Lady of Perpetual Help). He went on to study business at the University of California. He dropped out of the business classes as his interest in his elective drama class increased. Similarly, he enrolled in acting classes at Los Angeles’ Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting and New York City’s Circle in the Square Theatre School.
Benicio del Toro’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement
What is Benicio del Toro’s Height? He is 6 foot 2 inches tall (1.88m/188cm) and weighs about 90 kilograms (198lbs). In addition, he has dark brown hair and hazel-colored eyes.
Benicio del Toro’s Profession & Career
Benicio del Toro made his film debut in the 1988 film “Big Top Pee-wee,” in which he played Duke. The following year, he played Dario in the film ‘V.’ In 1991, he also appeared in the Sean Penn directed film “The Indian Runner.” In 1992, he starred in “Christopher Columbus: The Discovery,” “Fearless,” and “Golden Balls.” In 1993, he starred in “Christopher Columbus: The Discovery,” “Fearless,” and “Golden Balls.” In 1994, Toro also appeared in the films ‘China Moon’ and ‘Swimming with Sharks.’ In 1995, he became the director, editor, and producer of the short film “Submission.” ‘Cannes Man,’ ‘Basquiat,’ ‘Joyride,’ ‘Excess Baggage,’ and ‘Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas,’ among his other 1990s films, In the year 2000, he joined the cast of the crime drama film “Traffic,” in which he played Javier Rodrguez. He was nominated for an Academy Award for this performance.
Similarly, he appeared in 2001’s “The Pledge,” 2003’s “21 Grams,” and “The Hunted,” 2005’s “Sin City,” and 2007’s “Things We Lost in the Fire.” He then went on to make the films ‘Che’ in 2008 and ‘The Wolfman’ in 2010. In 2011, he also had a voice role as the narrator in the film “The Upsetter.” The following year, he starred in the film ‘Savages’ and directed the film ‘7 Days in Havana’. He also had an uncredited cameo appearance in 2013’s “Thor: The Dark World.” The following year, he played Taneleer Tivan / The Collector in Marvel’s superhero film “Guardians of the Galaxy.” Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Lee Pace, and others starred in it.
‘Escobar: Paradise Lost,’ ‘A Perfect Day,’ ‘The Little Prince,’ ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi,’ ‘Sicario: Day of the Soldado,’ and ‘Avengers: Infinity War,’ where he had a cameo role in 2018, are his other films. Similarly, in 2019, he voiced over ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold.’ In addition, in 2021, he will star in the films “The French Dispatch” and “All-Star Weekend.”
In the television series, Benicio del Toro made his acting debut. In 1987, he debuted as Pedroza in the film “Shell Game.” He also appeared in ‘Miami Vice’ as Pito and ‘Private Eye’ as Carlos in the same year. After three years, he reprised his role as Rafael Caro Quintero in the mini-series “Drug Wars: The Camarena Story.” In 1994, he appeared in Tales from the Crypt, and in 1995, he appeared in Fallen Angels. In addition, his most recent series was ‘Escape at Dannemora,’ in which he played Richard Matt in 2018.
Benicio del Toro’s Girlfriend, Marriage & Relationship
Who is Benicio del Toro’s Girlfriend? When it comes to Benicio’s personal life, he has dated a variety of women. Claire Forlani, Alicia Silverstone, Chiara Mastroianni, Lindsay Lohan, Kimberly Stewart, and others were among his previous girlfriends. He also has a daughter named Delilah with Kimberly Stewart, despite the fact that they are not married.
Awards And Prizes
Benicio del Toro has been nominated for 64 awards and has won 33 of them. In 2001, he won an Academy Award for his performance in the film “Traffic.” For the same film, he received awards from the Berlin International Film Festival, the British Academy Film Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Screen Actors Guild Awards, the National Society of Film Critics Awards, and many others. He has also received awards from the Hollywood Film Awards in 2015, the Independent Spirit Awards in 2004, and the American Latino Media Arts Awards in 2001.
Benicio del Toro’s Income And Net Worth
How much does Benicio del Toro worth? Benicio del Toro is a well-known and well-known actor from the United States. As of 2021, his net worth is expected to be $45 million.
|Real Name||Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sánchez|
|Nick Name||Benicio del Toro|
|Famous As||Actor and Producer|
|Birthday||19 February 1967|
|Birthplace||San Germán, Puerto Rico|
|Ethnicity||white and Hispanic|
|Height||6 feet and 2 inches (1.88m/188cm)|
|Weight||90 kg (198lbs)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||$45 million|