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Luis Guzman

Luis Guzman

Guzman, a native of Puerto Rico, was raised in New York City's Greenwich Villiage and the surrounding Lower East Side neighborhood. He started his career as a social worker but later became involved in street theater and independent films. From there his career took off and he has since starred in a list of movies a mile long.

FILMOGRAPHY

  • Keeper of the Pinstripes (2010) .... Alberto Ruiz
  • Thicker (2010) .... Jorge Cepeda
  • A Girl and a Gun (2009) .... Taco Tio
  • The Caller (2010) .... George
  • Parkside (2009) .... Johnny Sr
  • Old Dogs (2009) .... Nick
  • The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009) .... Phil Ramos
  • Fighting (2009) .... Martinez
  • Still Waiting... (2009) (V) .... Raddimus
  • He's Just Not That Into You (2009) .... Javier
  • "How to Make It in America" (2009) TV series .... Rene (unknown episodes)
  • Yes Man (2008) .... Jumper
  • Nothing Like the Holidays (2008) .... Johnny
  • Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008) (voice) .... Chucho
  • Cleaner (2007) .... Det. Jim Vargas
  • War (2007) (as Luis Guzman) .... Benny
  • "John from Cincinnati" .... Ramon Gaviota (10 episodes, 2007)
  • Maldeamores (2007) .... Ismael
  • "Raines" (1 episode, 2007)
  • Hard Luck (2006) (V) .... Million Dollar Mendez
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories (2006) (VG) (voice) .... Ricardo Diaz
  • School for Scoundrels (2006) .... Sergeant Moorehead
  • Fast Food Nation (2006) (as Luis Guzman) .... Benny
  • Disappearances (2006) (as Luis Guzman) .... Brother St. Hilaire
  • Lolo's Cafe (2006) (TV) (voice) .... Lolo
  • Carlito's Way: Rise to Power (2005) (V) .... Nacho Reyes
  • Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story (2005) .... Balon
  • Waiting... (2005/I) .... Raddimus
  • Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) .... Bald Man
  • "Luis" .... Luis Cortez  .... (9 episodes, 2003)
  • Runaway Jury (2003)  .... Jerry Hernandez
  • Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003) .... Ray
  • Anger Management (2003) .... Lou
  • Confidence (2003) (as Luis Guzman) .... Manzano
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) (VG) (voice) .... Ricardo Diaz
  • "Frasier" .... George (1 episode, 2002)
  • The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002) .... Felix Laranga
  • Welcome to Collinwood (2002) .... Cosimo
  • Punch-Drunk Love (2002) .... Lance
  • The Salton Sea (2002) .... Quincy
  • The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) .... Jacopo
  • Home Invaders (2001) .... Peligro
  • Double Whammy (2001) .... Juan Benitez
  • Traffic (2000) .... Ray Castro
  • Thin Air (2000) (TV) .... Chollo
  • Luckytown (2000) .... Jimmy
  • "Oz" .... Raoul 'El Cid' Hernandez (12 episodes, 1998-2000)
  • "The Beat" (1 episode, 2000)
  • "The Huntress" .... Paulie Dortmunder (1 episode, 2000)
  • Sam the Man (2000) .... Murray
  • Table One (2000) .... Xavier
  • Magnolia (1999) .... Luis
  • The Bone Collector (1999) .... Eddie Ortiz
  • Mystery Men (1999) .... Mexican Restaurant Owner (DVD deleted scenes)
  • The Limey (1999) .... Eduardo Roel
  • Mind Prey (1999) (TV) .... Det. Black
  • "Trinity" (1 episode, 1998)
  • One Tough Cop (1998) .... Gunman Popi
  • Snake Eyes (1998) .... Cyrus
  • Out of Sight (1998) .... Chino
  • "Early Edition" .... John Hernandez (1 episode, 1998)
  • King of New York (1998) (TV)
  • Boogie Nights (1997) .... Maurice TT Rodriguez
  • Pronto (1997) (TV) .... Buck Torres
  • The Brave (1997) .... Luis
  • On Seventh Avenue (1996) (TV) .... Eddie Diaz
  • "New York Undercover" .... Det. Lopez / ... (2 episodes, 1995-1996)
  • The Substitute (1996) .... Rem
  • Stonewall (1995) .... Vito
  • Lotto Land (1995) .... Ricki
  • "House of Buggin'" .... Various (10 episodes, 1995)
  • The Burning Season (1994) (TV) .... Estate Boss
  • The Cowboy Way (1994) .... Chango
  • "SeaQuest DSV" .... General Guzmano (1 episode, 1994)
  • Hand Gun (1994) .... Jacks Man Rick
  • El vagabundo con suerte (1994) .... Luis
  • "NYPD Blue" .... Hector Martinez (2 episodes, 1993)
  • Carlito's Way (1993) (as Luis Guzman) .... Pachanga
  • Mr. Wonderful (1993) .... Juice
  • "Walker, Texas Ranger" .... Gomez (1 episode, 1993)
  • Double Deception (1993) (TV) .... Ronald Sharkey
  • Guilty as Sin (1993) .... Lt. Martinez
  • "Homicide: Life on the Street" .... Lorenzo 'Larry' Molera (1 episode, 1993)
  • Naked in New York (1993) .... Auditioner
  • Innocent Blood (1992) .... Morales
  • To Catch a Killer (1992) (TV) (uncredited) .... Waiter
  • In the Shadow of a Killer (1992) (TV) .... Louis Velazquez
  • Quiet Killer (1992) (TV) .... Adelaido Ortiz
  • "Civil Wars" (1 episode, 1992)
  • Jumpin' at the Boneyard (1992) .... Taxi Driver
  • "Law & Order" .... Cesar Pescador (1 episode, 1991)
  • McBain (1991) .... Papo
  • The Hard Way (1991) .... Detective Benny Pooley, NYPD
  • "Monsters" .... Luis (1 episode, 1991)
  • Empire City (1991) (TV)
  • "Hunter" .... Carlos Delgado (1 episode, 1990)
  • Q & A (1990) .... Det. Luis Valentin
  • Family Business (1989) .... Torres
  • Black Rain (1989/I) .... Frankie
  • Rooftops (1989) .... Martinez
  • True Believer (1989) .... Ortega
  • 'Crocodile' Dundee II (1988) .... Jose
  • Batteries Not Included (1987) .... Bystander
  • No Picnic (1987) .... Arroyo
  • Heartbeat (1987) (V) .... Gang Member #2
  • Miami Vice .... Goon #1 / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
  • "The Equalizer" .... Gypsy Cabbie (1 episode, 1985)
  • Variety (1983) .... Jose
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