Worked With:

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Andy Garcia


Denzel Washington


Kuno Becker


Mía Maestro


Antonio Banderas


Ryan Merriman


Michael DeLorenzo


Robert Duvall


André Braugher

Ruben Blades Filmography


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The Counselor
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2013-10-25
Cast as: Jefe
Role: Actor
Box Office: $16,923,042.00


Bad 25
Year: 2012
Cast as: Himself
Role: Actor


Safe House
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2012-02-10
Cast as: Carlos Villar
Role: Actor
Box Office: $126,149,655.00


For Greater Glory
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Cast as: President Plutarco Elias Calles
Role: Actor
Box Office: $5,669,081.00


Spoken Word
MPAA Rating: None
Release Date: 2010-07-16
Cast as: Senior
Role: Actor
Box Office: $32,728.00


Imagining Argentina
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2004-06-11
Cast as: Silvio Ayala
Role: Actor


Spin
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2004-10-15
Cast as: Ernesto Bejarano
Role: Actor
Box Office: $9,858.00


Secuestro Express
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2005-08-05
Cast as: Sergio
Role: Actor
Box Office: $302,256.00


Once Upon a Time in Mexico
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2003-09-12
Cast as: Jorge FBI
Role: Actor
Box Office: $55,845,943.00


Assassination Tango
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2003-03-28
Cast as: Miguel
Role: Actor
Box Office: $970,185.00


All the Pretty Horses
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2000-12-25
Cast as: Rocha
Role: Actor
Box Office: $15,527,125.00


Cradle Will Rock
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1999-12-08
Cast as: Diego Rivera
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,899,970.00


The Devil's Own
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1997-03-26
Cast as: Edwin Diaz
Role: Actor
Box Office: $42,877,165.00


Chinese Box
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1998-04-17
Cast as: Jim
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,195,190.00


Scorpion Spring
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Cast as: Sam Zaragosa
Role: Actor


A Million to Juan
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1994-05-13
Role: Actor
Box Office: $1,219,989.00


Color of Night
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1994-08-19
Cast as: Martinez
Role: Actor
Box Office: $19,726,050.00


The Super
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1991-10-04
Cast as: Marlon
Role: Actor
Box Office: $10,627,423.00


The Heart of the Deal
Year: 1990
Role: Actor


Mo' Better Blues
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1990-08-03
Cast as: Stevey
Role: Actor
Box Office: $15,897,125.00


The Two Jakes
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1990-08-10
Cast as: Mickey Nice
Role: Actor
Box Office: $9,362,365.00


Predator 2
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1990-11-21
Cast as: Danny
Role: Actor
Box Office: $28,317,513.00


Disorganized Crime
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1989-04-14
Cast as: Carlos Barrios
Role: Actor
Box Office: $7,378,042.00


The Lemon Sisters
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1990-08-31
Cast as: C W
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,955,000.00


The Milagro Beanfield War
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1988-03-18
Cast as: Sheriff Bernabe Montoya
Role: Actor
Box Office: $12,699,875.00


Homeboy
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1988-09-15
Cast as: Doctor
Role: Actor


Critical Condition
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1987-01-16
Cast as: Louis
Role: Actor
Box Office: $20,100,208.00


Fatal Beauty
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1987-10-30
Cast as: Carl Jimenez
Role: Actor
Box Office: $10,839,082.00


Crossover Dreams
Release Date: 1985-01-01
Cast as: Rudy Veloz
Role: Actor, Screenplay


The Return of Ruben Blades
Release Date: 1988-06-21
Role: Actor


The Last Fight
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1983
Cast as: Andy "Kid" Clave
Role: Actor


Current and Past Television:

TitleSeason
Maldonado Miracle (TV Movie)
2003 - 2004
Resurrection Blvd. (TV Series)
2002 - 2003
Resurrection Boulevard (TV Series)
2002 - 2003
Cinemax Reel Life (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
Gideon's Crossing (TV Series)
2000 - 2001
Lifetime Presents Disney's American Teacher Awards (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Soul Train Christmas Starfest (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year 2000 (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
42nd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Storytime (TV Series)
1998 - 1999
Sessions at West 54th (TV Series)
1997 - 2000
1995 NCLR Bravo Awards (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
National Council of La Raza Bravo Awards (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
Concert of the Americas (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
37th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Kennedy Center Presents (12/14/94) (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Opening Ceremonies of the 1995 Special Olympics World Games (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
In a New Light '93 (TV Special)
1993 - 1994
Let the Good Times Roll (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
American Reunion: New Beginnings, Renewed Hope (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
American Reunion: The People's Inaugural Celebration (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Miracle on I-880 (TV Movie)
1991 - 1992
4th Annual Desi Awards (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
Crazy From the Heart (TV Movie)
1990 - 1991
HBO Showcase (04/20/91) (TV Movie)
1990 - 1991
One Man's War (TV Movie)
1990 - 1991
Josephine Baker Story (TV Movie)
1990 - 1991
Cinemax Sessions (11/19/89) (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Routes of Rhythm With Harry Belafonte (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Latino Session (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Dead Man (TV Movie)
1988 - 1989
Dead Man Out (TV Movie)
1988 - 1989
HBO Showcase (03/12/89) (TV Movie)
1988 - 1989
31st Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
1988 - 1989
AIDS: Changing the Rules (TV Special)
1987 - 1988
29th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
1986 - 1987
28th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
1985 - 1986