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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 Fatima 2020-08-13
Known For
Poster of Fatima
Poster of The Hitman's Bodyguard
Poster of Santa Bárbara
Poster of Desperado
Movie Fatima Father Ferreira 2020-08-13
Movie The Legion Paetus 2020-05-08
Series Warrior Nun Cardinal Duretti 2020-07-02
Movie An Indian in War - Life and Work of António-Pedro Vasconcelos Self 2019-04-05
Movie Breaking & Exiting Hank 2018-08-17
Series Training Day Menjivar 2017-02-02
Movie Downsizing Dr. Oswaldo Pereira 2017-12-22
Movie The Hitman's Bodyguard Foucher 2017-08-16
Movie Diablo Arturo 2016-01-08
Movie Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story Himself 2016-06-03
Series Queen of the South Don Epifanio Vargas 2016-06-23
Movie A Date with Miss Fortune Jose 2015-08-13
Movie Our Brand Is Crisis Pedro Gallo 2015-09-11
Series Santa Bárbara Marcelo Vidal 2015-09-28
Movie The Duel: A Story Where Truth Is Mere Detail Comandante Vasco Moscoso de Aragão 2014-08-21
Movie Atlas Shrugged: Part III Francisco d'Anconia 2014-09-12
Movie Three Holes, Two Brads, and a Smoking Gun Joey the Junkman 2014-10-24
Movie Of Mind and Music Dr. Alvaro Cruz 2014-10-19
Movie Robosapien: Rebooted Esperenza 2013-04-01
Series Rouge Brésil João da Silva 2013-01-22
Movie The Gilded Cage José Ribeiro 2013-04-19
Movie Tres 60 Unknown 2013-07-26
Movie Mamitas Prof. Alexander Viera 2012-04-27
Movie Rouge Brésil João da Silva 2012-07-01
Series Revolution Luis Nunez 2012-09-17
Series Elementary Cal Medina 2012-09-27
Movie Fast Five Hernan Reyes 2011-04-20
Series Once Upon a Time King Xavier 2011-10-23
Movie Christopher Roth Christopher Roth 2010-04-10
Movie Backlight Jay 2010-07-10
Series Vuelo IL 8714 Hunter 2010-09-01
Movie Che: Part Two President René Barrientos 2009-01-24
Movie Holy Money Mangini 2009-09-16
Movie The Lovebirds Marco Correia 2008-03-13
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 The Mentalist Gabriel Porchetto 2008-09-23
Series Crusoe Santos Santana 2008-10-17
Movie The Heart of the Earth Baxter 2007-03-17
Movie La Cucina Michael 2007-03-23
Movie The Death and Life of Bobby Z Don Huertero 2007-07-23
Movie Call Girl Mouros 2007-12-27
Movie The Celestine Prophecy Father Sanchez 2006-06-01
Movie Love and Debate Max 2006-06-13
Movie Moscow Zero Yuri 2006-11-05
Series Wanted 2005-07-31
Movie A Shot in the Dark Rafael 2005-03-17
Series Bones Raphael Valenza 2005-09-13
Movie The Life Pierre 2004-04-16
Series The Batman Unknown 2004-09-11
Series Kingpin Unknown 2003-02-02
Movie Il fuggiasco Lolo 2003-11-14
Movie The Immortals Roberto Alua 2003-11-07
Movie Sweat Noh 2002-07-24
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Movie Break of Dawn Radman 2002-09-11
Movie His Master's Voice Oliveira 2001-05-18
Movie Water and Salt Marido 2001-08-01
Movie Stranded Fidel Rodrigo 2001-09-24
Movie Behind Enemy Lines Admiral Piquet 2001-11-30
Series 24 Ramon Salazar 2001-11-06
Movie The Xango from Baker Street Sherlock Holmes 2001-09-27
Movie Captains of April Gervásio 2000-04-21
Movie No Vacancy Reynaldo 1999-04-16
Movie One Man's Hero Cortina 1999-08-02
Movie On the Run Ignácio 1999-01-29
Movie Vendetta Joseph Macheca 1999-09-12
Movie Inferno Xana 1999-12-24
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Dollar for the Dead Friar Ramon 1998-01-01
Movie La Cucaracha Jose Guerra 1998-05-14
Movie Fátima Avelino de Almeida, journalist 1997-10-10
Movie Tale About the Cat and the Moon The Cat 1997-01-01
Movie Corazón loco Emilio 1997-05-14
Movie Tentação Father António 1997-12-26
Movie Women Gigi 1997-10-17
Series Dead Man's Walk Major Laroche 1996-05-12
Movie Amália - Uma Estranha Forma de Vida Narrator 1995-07-01
Movie According to Pereira Manuel 1995-04-06
Movie Desperado Bucho 1995-08-25
Movie Adam and Eve Francisco 1995-12-22
Movie El baile de las ánimas Antonio 1994-01-14
Movie Uma Vida Normal Miguel 1994-03-04
Movie Only You Giovanni 1994-09-17
Movie Clear and Present Danger Col. Felix V. Cortez 1994-08-03
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 Cold Land Leonardo 1992-06-22
Movie Aqui D'El Rei! Manuel 1992-06-01
Movie A Passing Season Unknown 1992-09-07
Movie The Fencing Master Luis de Ayala 1992-09-18
Movie El día que nací yo Pelayo Menéndez 1991-09-25
Movie Alex Pedro 1991-02-16
Movie The Dumbfounded King Almeida 1991-11-01
Movie Retrato de Família Miguel Montenegro 1991-12-12
Movie Sandino Sandino 1990-01-01
Movie Les deux Fragonard Unknown 1989-04-19
Movie Disamistade Unknown 1988-09-25
Movie Terre sacrée 1988-09-15
Movie Milan noir Tremaine 1987-01-01
Movie The Sun and the Moon Unknown 1987-01-02
Movie Repórter X Reinaldo Ferreira 1987-05-22
Movie Good Morning, Babylon Andrea Bonnano 1987-05-13
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
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