Born on July 22, 1964
From Bogotá, Colombia
John Leguizamo as "Toulouse-Lautrec"
A celebration of love and creative inspiration takes place in the infamous, gaudy and glamorous Parisian nightclub, at the cusp of the 20th century. A young poet (Ewan McGregor), who is plunged into the heady world of Moulin Rouge, begins a passionate affair with the club's most notorious and beautiful star (Nicole Kidman).
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2001)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
John Leguizamo as "Miss Chi-Chi Rodriguez"
Elite Manhattan drag queens Vida Boheme (Patrick Swayze) and Noxeema Jackson (Wesley Snipes) impress regional judges in competition, securing berths in the Nationals in Los Angeles. When the two meet pathetic drag novice Chi-Chi Rodriguez (John Leguizamo) -- one of the losers that evening -- the charmed Vida and Noxeema agree to take the hopeless youngster under their joined wing. Soon the three set off on a madcap road trip across America and struggle to make it to Los Angeles in time.
|Golden Globe (1995)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|