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John Leguizamo

1960-07-22 Bogotá, Colombia

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John Alberto Leguizamo Peláez (born July 22, 1960) is an American actor, comedian, and film producer. He has appeared in over 100 films, produced over 20 films and documentaries, made over 30 television appearances, and has produced various television projects. He's also written and performed for the Broadway stage receiving three Tony Award nominations for Freak in 1998, Sexaholix in 2002, and Latin History for Morons in 2018. He received a Special Tony Award in 2018. He rose to fame with a co-starring role in Super Mario Bros. (1993) as Luigi, Benny Blanco in the crime drama Carlito's Way (1993), and later To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar (1995), for which he received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor nomination. Other films include Romeo + Juliet (1996), A Brother's Kiss (1997), Summer of Sam (1999), Moulin Rouge! (2001), The Alibi (2006), Righteous Kill (2008), Repo Men (2010), The Counselor (2013), John Wick (2014), and The Menu (2022). He served as the narrator of the sitcom The Brothers García (2000–2004) and voiced Sid the Sloth in the Ice Age franchise (2002–2016), and as Bruno in Encanto (2021). Leguizamo is also known for his television roles including Freak (1998) for which he received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program. He received further Primetime Emmy Award nominations for the Paramount miniseries Waco (2018), and Netflix's limited series When They See Us (2019). He's also appeared on ER, The Kill Point, Bloodline, and The Mandalorian.


Bob Trevino Likes It Bob Trevino 2025-06-13
Tin Soldier Luke 2024-09-12
Super Mario Bros: The Lasanga Workprint Luigi Mario 2024-02-01
The Menu Movie Star 2022-11-17
The Survivor Bill "Pepe" Miller 2022-04-07
Violent Night Scrooge 2022-11-30
John Leguizamo Live at Rikers 2022-06-18
Dark Blood Misael 2021-09-05
Waiting for Godot Estragon 2021-05-06
Encanto Bruno Madrigal (voice) 2021-10-13
The Night Clerk Detective Espada 2020-02-19
Critical Thinking Mario Martinez 2020-12-18
The Sun Is Also a Star Jeremy Martinez 2019-05-16
Raúl Juliá: The World’s a Stage Self 2019-09-13
Playing with Fire Rodrigo 2019-11-08
It Takes a Lunatic Self 2019-05-03
Nancy Jeb 2018-06-08
John Leguizamo's Latin History for Morons Self 2018-11-02
Krystal 2018-04-13
John Wick: Chapter 2 Aurelio 2017-02-08
11:55 Berto 2017-06-09
The Crash George Diebold 2017-01-13
Ice Age: Collision Course Sid (voice) 2016-06-23
Stealing Cars Montgomery De La Cruz 2016-04-05
Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade Sid (voice) 2016-03-19
The Infiltrator Emir Abreu 2016-07-13
The Hollow Point Atticus 2016-12-16
Perros Misael 2016-07-24
Porzingod 2016-04-21
Sisters Dave 2015-12-18
Meadowland Pete 2015-10-16
Experimenter Taylor 2015-10-16
American Ultra Rose 2015-08-19
Get Squirrely Fly Boy / Liam (voice) 2015-03-01
John Wick: Calling in the Cavalry Self 2015-02-03
The Latin Explosion: A New America Self - Narrator 2015-11-16
Cosmic Scrat-tastrophe Sid (voice) 2015-11-06
John Leguizamo: Ghetto Klown Himself 2014-04-05
Chef Martin 2014-05-08
John Wick Aurelio 2014-10-22
Cymbeline Pisanio 2014-09-03
Ride Along Santiago 2014-01-07
Fugly! Jesse 2014-11-05
Super Mario Bros: This Ain't No Video Game Self 2014-11-03
Kick-Ass 2 Javier 2013-07-17
Tales From a Ghetto Klown Self 2013-06-13
Fish N Chips: The Movie Chips (voice) 2013-05-01
Walking with Dinosaurs Alex (voice) 2013-12-18
The Counselor Coverall Man Randy 2013-10-25
El paseo 2 Lucho Calvo 2012-12-25
Ice Age: Continental Drift Sid (voice) 2012-06-27
One for the Money Jimmy Alpha 2012-01-26
L'era glaciale - L'esperienza 4D Sid 2012-03-31
Scrat's Continental Crack-Up: Part 2 Sid (voice) 2011-11-16
Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas Sid (voice) 2011-11-24
The Latino List Self 2011-09-29
Pelotero Narrator (voice) 2011-10-15
The Lincoln Lawyer Val Valenzuela 2011-03-17
Repo Men Asbury 2010-03-18
Vanishing on 7th Street Paul 2010-09-11
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Sid (voice) 2009-06-26
The Ministers Dante Mendoza 2009-10-16
Gamer Freek 2009-09-03
Rage Jed 2009-09-24
The Babysitters Michael Beltran 2008-05-09
Ice Age: Surviving Sid Sid (voice) 2008-10-20
Righteous Kill Detective Simon Perez 2008-09-11
Paraiso Travel Roger Pena 2008-01-18
Nothing Like the Holidays Mauricio Rodriguez 2008-12-12
The Happening Julian 2008-06-11
The Happening: Elements of a Scene Himself 2008-10-07
Miracle at St. Anna Enrico 2008-09-15
Visions of 'The Happening' Himself 2008-10-07
Where God Left His Shoes Frank Diaz 2007-04-27
ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway Self 2007-04-19
The Take Felix De La Pena 2007-01-01
Love in the Time of Cholera Lorenzo Daza 2007-10-04
Ice Age: The Meltdown Sid (voice) 2006-03-29
The Groomsmen TC (Tony) 2006-06-09
The Alibi Hannibal 2006-01-12
Assault on Precinct 13 Beck 2005-01-19
Land of the Dead Cholo 2005-06-18
Sueño Antonio 2005-09-30
The Honeymooners Dodge 2005-06-10
Crónicas Manolo Bonilla 2004-05-16
Undefeated Lex Vargas 2003-07-26
Spun Spider Mike 2003-02-07
Zig Zag Dean Singer 2002-06-14
Collateral Damage Felix Ramirez 2002-02-06
Point of Origin Keith Lang 2002-06-20
Ice Age Sid (voice) 2002-03-10
Empire Victor Rosa 2002-12-06
John Leguizamo: Sexaholix... A Love Story himself 2002-04-13
What's the Worst That Could Happen? Berger 2001-05-31
De Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-héros Clown / Violator (archive footage) 2001-12-23
Moulin Rouge! Toulouse-Lautrec 2001-05-24
The Night Club of Your Dreams: The Making of 'Moulin Rouge' Self 2001-05-01
Titan A.E. Gune (voice) 2000-06-16
King of the Jungle Seymour 2000-10-12
Joe the King Jorge 1999-01-22
Summer of Sam Vinny 1999-06-28
Body Count Chino 1998-04-28
Frogs for Snakes Zip 1998-08-14
Kids Are Punny 1998-12-06
Doctor Dolittle Rat #2 (Voice) 1998-06-26
John Leguizamo: Freak Self 1998-10-10
The Pest Pest 1997-02-07
The Making of 'Spawn' Himself 1997-07-15
Spawn Clown / Violator 1997-07-31
A Brother's Kiss Lefty 1997-04-25
Romeo + Juliet Tybalt 1996-11-01
Executive Decision Rat 1996-03-15
The Fan Manny 1996-08-15
A Pyromaniac's Love Story Sergio 1995-04-28
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar Chi-Chi Rodriguez 1995-09-07
Super Mario Bros. Luigi Mario 1993-05-28
Night Owl Angel 1993-06-30
Carlito's Way Benny Blanco 1993-11-10
John Leguizamo: Spic-O-Rama 1993-05-15
Time Expired 1992-01-01
Whispers in the Dark John Castillo 1992-08-06
Puerto Rican Mambo (Not a Musical) Guess my nationality guy 1992-03-20
That Burning Question 1991-07-24
Out for Justice Boy in Alley 1991-04-12
Regarding Henry Liquor Store Gunman 1991-07-10
Mambo Mouth 1991-10-26
Hangin' with the Homeboys Johnny 1991-04-05
Poison Chancho ("Homo") 1991-04-05
NYPD Mounted 1991-01-01
Street Hunter Angel 1990-11-02
Madonna: The Immaculate Collection Friend of Boyfriend (segment "Borderline") 1990-11-13
Revenge Ignacio 1990-02-16
Die Hard 2 Burke 1990-07-03
Casualties of War Private Antonio Diaz 1989-08-18
Mixed Blood Macetero 1984-10-01
Gentille Alouette Ortiz
The Godmother