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Edward James Olmos

Edward James Olmos (born February 24, 1947) is a Mexican American actor and director. Among his most memorable roles are William Adama in the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica, Lt. Martin Castillo in Miami Vice, teacher Jaime Escalante in Stand and Deliver, patriarch Abraham Quintanilla in the film Selena, Detective Gaff in Blade Runner, and narrator El Pachuco in both the stage and film versions of Zoot Suit. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edward James Olmos, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 24, 1947 In Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
92
First Appeared:
In the series Hawai 5-0 1968-09-20
Latest Project:
Pelicula The Predator 2018-08-02
Known For
Poster of Unity
Poster of The Batman
Poster of American Family
Poster of El ala oeste de la Casa Blanca
Filmography
Pelicula The Predator 2018-08-02
Series El peregrino afortunado Frank Corbo 2018
Pelicula Blade Runner 2049 Gaff 2017-10-04
Series 500 Nations 2017
Pelicula Coco Chicharron (voice) 2017-10-27
Pelicula El Americano: The Movie Gayo 2016-01-29
Pelicula Unity Himself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Pelicula Journey of a Female Comic 2014-05-02
Pelicula 2 Guns Papi Greco 2013-08-02
Pelicula Filly Brown Leandro 2013-04-19
Series Marvel's Agentes de S.H.I.E.L.D. Robert Gonzales 2013-09-24
Pelicula Go for Sisters Freddy Suárez 2013-11-08
Pelicula The Green Hornet Michael Axford 2011-01-12
Pelicula América Mr. Irving 2011-03-10
Pelicula I'm Still Here Himself 2010-09-10
Pelicula Battlestar Galactica: El plan Commander William Adama 2009-10-27
Pelicula Un chihuahua en Beverly Hills Diablo (voice) 2008-10-03
Series Dave Navarro's Spread Unknown 2007-05-17
Pelicula Battlestar Galactica: Razor Admiral William Adama 2007-12-18
Series Battlestar Galactica: Razor Flashbacks Commander William Adama 2007-10-05
Pelicula Días Peligrosos: Creando Blade Runner Himself 2007-12-18
Pelicula Recycled Life Narrator 2006-01-01
Pelicula Walkout Julian Nava 2006-03-18
Series Dexter Professor James Gellar 2006-10-01
Series Eureka First sled dog 2006-07-18
Pelicula Las calles de L.A. Captain garcia 2006-08-17
Pelicula La Cerca Narrator / Old Niño 2005-05-04
Series The Batman Unknown 2004-09-11
Series Battlestar Galactica William Adama 2004-10-18
Pelicula Battlestar Galactica Commander Adama 2003-12-08
Series American Family Jess Gonzalez 2002-01-23
Series Greetings from Tucson Priest 2002-09-20
Series George Lopez Unknown 2002-03-27
Pelicula El juez 2001-05-06
Pelicula En el tiempo de las mariposas Trujillo 2001-10-21
Pelicula La ruta hacia El Dorado Chief (voice) 2000-03-31
Pelicula Rumores que matan Detective Curtis 2000-04-21
Pelicula The Princess and the Barrio Boy Nestor Garcia 2000-12-08
Pelicula Zapatista Narrator 1999-01-01
Pelicula Bonanno. El poder de la mafia Gaspar DiGregario (Young) 1999-07-25
Series El ala oeste de la Casa Blanca Roberto Mendoza 1999-09-22
Pelicula The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit Vamanos 1998-01-23
Pelicula The Taking of Pelham One Two Three Det. Anthony Piscotti 1998-02-01
Pelicula Selena Abraham Quintanilla 1997-03-21
Series Gun Father Santos 1997-04-12
Pelicula Hollywood Confidential Stan Navarro, Sr. 1997-04-14
Pelicula Doce hombres sin piedad: Veredicto final Juror 11 1997-08-17
Pelicula Caught Joe 1996-01-24
Pelicula la jornada del muerto Capitán Salazar 1996-05-12
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Series Dead Man's Walk Captain Salazar 1996-05-12
Pelicula The Limbic Region Lucca 1996-06-30
Pelicula Muerte en Granada 1996-10-24
Pelicula Slave of Dreams 1995-01-01
Pelicula Mirage 1995-11-21
Pelicula Mi familia Paco 1995-05-03
Series Babylon 5 Unknown 1994-01-26
Pelicula Ellas también se deprimen Musician at Barbecue 1994-05-13
Series The Magic School Bus Mr. Ramon 1994-09-10
Pelicula A Million to Juan The Angel 1994-05-15
Pelicula Los hermanos Menéndez Jose Menendez 1994-05-22
Pelicula Roosters Gallo Morales 1993-01-01
Pelicula American Me Montoya Santana 1992-03-13
Pelicula Talent for the Game Vergil Sweet 1991-04-26
Pelicula The Earth Day Special 1990-04-22
Pelicula Maria's Story Narrator (voice) 1990-01-01
Pelicula El triunfo del espíritu Gypsy 1989-01-01
Pelicula Lecciones inolvidables Jaime A. Escalante 1988-03-11
Pelicula Saving Grace Ciolino 1986-05-02
Series Corrupción en Miami Lieutenant Martin Castillo 1984-09-16
Pelicula The Nightingale Prime Minister 1983-05-10
Pelicula Persecución en Texas Boone Chate 1983-08-19
Pelicula Blade Runner Gaff 1982-06-25
Series American Playhouse Gen. Santa Anna 1982-01-12
Series Cuentos de las estrellas Unknown 1982-09-11
Pelicula Lobos humanos Eddie Holt 1981-07-24
Series Canción triste de Hill Street Unknown 1981-01-15
Pelicula Zoot Suit El Pachuco 1981-10-02
Pelicula Exterminio (Virus) Captain Lopez 1980-06-26
Pelicula 白昼の死角 1979-07-04
Series The Fitzpatricks Unknown 1977-09-05
Pelicula ¡Alambrista! 1st Drunk (as Edward Olmos) 1977-10-16
Series CHiPs Unknown 1977-09-15
Series Visions First Drunk 1976-10-21
Series The Blue Knight Clemente (as Ed Olmos) 1975-05-09
Pelicula Aloha, Bobby and Rose Chicano #1 1975-04-29
Series Starsky y Hutch Unknown 1975-09-10
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-09-25
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Series Cannon Unknown 1971-09-14
Series Hawai 5-0 Unknown 1968-09-20