Edward James Olmos

Edward James Olmos

American actor and director
Edward James Olmos is an American actor, director, producer, and activist. He is best known for his roles as Lieutenant Martin "Marty" Castillo in Miami Vice, actor in and director of American Me, William Adama in the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica, teacher Jaime Escalante in Stand and Deliver, for which he received an Academy Award nomination, and Detective Gaff in Blade Runner and its sequel Blade Runner 2049 .Wikipedia
BornFebruary 24, 1947
HometownEast Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseLymari Nadal (m 2002 - 2013) , Lorraine Bracco (m 1994 - 2002) , Kaija Keel (m 1971 - 1992)
ChildrenBodie Olmos
ParentsPedro Olmos , Eleanor Huizar
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Videos

A Dog's Way Home: Clip - Go To Work

A Dog's Way Home chronicles the heartwarming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey home after she is separated from her beloved human.MyMovies, clip, 2019, Action / Adventure, Family, Charles Martin Smith, Ashley Judd, Edward James Olmos
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Chasing Wonders
Chasing Wonders
1h 26min
2021
Walking with Herb
Walking with Herb
PG
1h 50min
2021
Carlos Almaraz: Playing with Fire
Carlos Almaraz: Playing with Fire
1h 22min
2019
Imprisoned
Imprisoned
R
1h 44min
2019
Windows on the World
Windows on the World
1h 47min
2020
The Devil Has a Name
The Devil Has a Name
R
1h 37min
2020
A Dog's Way Home
A Dog's Way Home
PG
1h 36min
2019
Mayans M.C.
Mayans M.C.
TV-MA
1h
2018
The Women in the Sand
The Women in the Sand
1h 13min
2017
Blade Runner: Black Out 2022
Blade Runner: Black Out 2022
2017
Americano
Americano
G
1h 28min
2017
L.A. Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later
L.A. Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later
2017
Monday Nights at Seven
Monday Nights at Seven
1h 49min
2016
Exile Nation: The Plastic People
Exile Nation: The Plastic People
1h 15min
2014
Filly Brown
Filly Brown
R
1h 20min
2012
Go for Sisters
Go for Sisters
2h 3min
2013
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan
1h 52min
2009
Battlestar Galactica: Razor
Battlestar Galactica: Razor
1h 41min
2007
Splinter
Splinter
R
1h 30min
2006
Darkness Into Light
Darkness Into Light
2006
Battlestar Galactica
Battlestar Galactica
TV-PG
0h 44min
2005
In the Time of the Butterflies
In the Time of the Butterflies
PG-13
1h 35min
2001
The Fence
The Fence
0h 18min
2004

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1995Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieThe Burning Season: The Chico Mendes StoryNominated
1995Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeThe Burning Season: The Chico Mendes StoryWinner
1989Academy AwardActor in a Leading RoleStand and DeliverNominated
1989Golden GlobeBest Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture MadeMiami ViceNominated
1989Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - DramaStand and DeliverNominated

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