Person Details

Birthday: 1957-03-15 21:31:46

Aliases: Joaquim António Portugal Baptista de Almeida

Gender: Male

Place of birth: São Sebastião da Pedreira - Lisbon - Portugal

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Movie Involvements: 59

TV Involvements: 10


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.


Most Famous Work

The Mentalist
Average
8

The Mentalist

(2008) Gabriel Porchetto
Bones
Average
7

Bones

(2005) Luis Nunez
24
Average
8

24

(2001) Ramon Salazar
Once Upon a Time
Average
7

Once Upon a Time

(2011) King Xavier
Queen of the South
Average
7

Queen of the South

(2016) Don Epifanio Vargas
Clear and Present Danger
Average
7

Clear and Present Danger

(1994) Col. Felix V. Cortez
Desperado
Average
7

Desperado

(1995) Bucho
Behind Enemy Lines
Average
6

Behind Enemy Lines

(2001) Admiral Piquet

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Father Ferreira
Self
2018 Hank
2017 Dr. Oswaldo Pereira
Foucher
2016 Don Epifanio Vargas
Epifanio
Himself
Jose
Arturo
2015 Pedro Gallo
João da Silva
2014 Joey the Junkman
Dr. Alvaro Cruz
Francisco d'Anconia
Comandante Vasco Moscoso de Aragão
2013 N/A
José Ribeiro
Esperenza
João da Silva
2012 Luis Nunez
Prof. Alexander Viera
2011 King Xavier
Hernan Reyes
2010 Hunter
Jay
Christopher Roth
2009 Mangini
President René Barrientos
2008 Santos Santana
Gabriel Porchetto
Escobedo
Nick Martinez
Marco Correia
N/A
2007 Mouros
Don Huertero
Michael
Baxter
2006 Yuri
Father Sanchez
2005 Luis Nunez
N/A
Rafael
2004 N/A
Pierre
2003 Lolo
Roberto Alua
N/A
2002 N/A
Radman
Noh
2001 Admiral Piquet
Ramon Salazar
Sherlock Holmes
Fidel Rodrigo
Marido
Oliveira
2000 Ignácio
Gervásio
1999 Xana
Reynaldo
Cortina
N/A
Joseph Macheca
Jose Guerra
1998 Gigi
Friar Ramon
1997 Father António
Avelino de Almeida, journalist
Emilio
The Cat
1995 Francisco
Bucho
Manuel
1994 Giovanni
Col. Felix V. Cortez
Miguel
Antonio
1993 N/A
José
Francisco Frontaria
1992 Luis de Ayala
N/A
Leonardo
1991 Almeida
Pedro
1990 Sandino
1989 N/A
1988 N/A
1987 Andrea Bonnano
Reinaldo Ferreira
N/A
Tremaine
1984 N/A
1983 Leon
1982 The Soldier's Force
- N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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