Joaquim de Almeida

Born in March 15th, 1957

From São Sebastião da Pedreira, Lisbon, Portugal

Joaquim de Almeida Biography

Joaquim António Portugal Baptista de Almeida (born 15 March 1957) is a Portuguese 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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Joaquim de Almeida Filmography

Fast X Poster
May 19, 2023
Missing Poster
January 20, 2023
Fatima Poster
August 28, 2020
The Legion Poster
May 8, 2020
Breaking & Exiting Poster
August 17, 2018
Downsizing Poster
December 22, 2017
The Hitman's Bodyguard Poster
August 18, 2017
Our Brand Is Crisis Poster
October 30, 2015