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Gina Rodriguez


Danny Trejo


Lisa Gay Hamilton


Michael C Hall


Fred Armisen


Seth Rogen


Gary Sinise


Drew Barrymore


Adam West

Edward James Olmos Filmography


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2 Guns
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2013-08-02
Cast as: Papi Greco
Role: Actor
Box Office: $75,573,300.00


Machete Kills
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2013-10-11
Role: Actor
Box Office: $7,949,147.00


Go For Sisters
MPAA Rating: None
Release Date: 2013-11-08
Role: Producer, Actor
Box Office: $55,963.00


Filly Brown
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2013-04-19
Role: Executive Producer, Actor
Box Office: $2,833,383.00


The Green Hornet
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2011-01-14
Cast as: Axford
Role: Actor
Box Office: $98,780,042.00


Beverly Hills Chihuahua
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2008-10-03
Cast as: Voice of El Diablo
Role: Actor
Box Office: $94,497,271.00


Recycled Life
Year: 2006
Cast as: Narrator
Role: Actor


Splinter
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2007-08-17
Cast as: Captain Garcia
Role: Actor
Box Office: $10,497.00


La Cerca
Year: 2005
Cast as: Old Niño
Role: Actor


The Road to El Dorado
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2000-03-31
Cast as: of Chief
Role: Voice
Box Office: $50,802,661.00


Gossip
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2000-04-21
Cast as: Detective Curtis
Role: Actor
Box Office: $5,108,820.00


The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit
MPAA Rating: PG
Year: 1998
Cast as: Vamenos
Role: Actor


Selena
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1997-03-21
Cast as: Abraham Quintanilla
Role: Actor
Box Office: $35,422,828.00


The Disappearance of Garcia Lorca
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1997-09-12
Cast as: Lozano
Role: Actor
Box Office: $226,427.00


Caught
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1996-09-25
Cast as: Joe
Role: Actor
Box Office: $361,108.00


Salvaged Lives
Year: 1995
Role: Narrator


My Family, Mi Familia
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1995-05-03
Cast as: Paco -- the Narrator
Role: Actor
Box Office: $11,075,827.00


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


The Burning Season
Release Date: 1994-09-17
Cast as: Wilson Pinheiro
Role: Actor


Mirage
Release Date: 1995-01-01
Cast as: Matteo Juarez
Role: Actor


World Beat
Year: 1993
Role: Actor


Latin Legends
Year: 1993
Role: Narrator


Roosters
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1995-07-14
Cast as: Gallo Morales
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,489.00


American Me
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1992-03-13
Role: Producer, Actor
Box Office: $11,318,310.00


Talent for the Game
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1991-04-26
Cast as: Virgil Sweet
Role: Actor
Box Office: $112,527.00


Maria's Story
Release Date: 1990-12-07
Cast as: over
Role: Voice


Triumph of the Spirit
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1989-12-08
Role: Screenplay, Actor
Box Office: $163,641.00


Stand and Deliver
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1988-02-01
Cast as: Jaime Escalante
Role: Actor
Box Office: $11,895,605.00


Saving Grace
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1986-05-02
Cast as: Ciolino
Role: Actor


The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez
Year: 1983
Cast as: Gregorio Cortez
Role: Actor, Associate Producer


Blade Runner
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1982-06-25
Cast as: Gaff
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,473,211.00


Zoot Suit
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1981
Cast as: El Pachuco
Role: Actor


Wolfen
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1981-07-24
Cast as: Eddie Holt
Role: Actor


Virus
Year: 1980
Cast as: Captain Lopez
Role: Actor


Alambrista!
Release Date: 1977-01-01
Role: Actor


Aloha, Bobby And Rose
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1975-01-01
Cast as: 1st Chicano
Role: Actor


Untitled (Jim Loach Project)
Year:
Role: Actor


Current and Past Television:

TitleSeason
Pioneers of Television (TV MiniSeries)
2013 - 2014
The Real History of Science Fiction (TV Series)
2013 - 2014
Darkly Dreaming Dexter (TV Series)
2011 - 2012
Dexter (TV Series)
2011 - 2012
Dexter Morgan (TV Series)
2011 - 2012
Portlandia (TV Series)
2011 - 2012
CSI NY (TV Series)
2010 - 2011
CSI: NY (TV Series)
2010 - 2011
CSI: New York (TV Series)
2010 - 2011
Battlestar Galactica: The Plan (TV Movie)
2009 - 2010
Sci Fi/Battlestar Galactica Cylon Project (TV Movie)
2009 - 2010
Scream 2009 (TV Special)
2009 - 2010
Scream Awards 2009 (TV Special)
2009 - 2010
2009 Alma Awards (TV Special)
2009 - 2010
American Experience (TV Special)
2008 - 2009
Chicano Rock! The Sounds of East Los Angeles (TV Special)
2008 - 2009
Class Apart (TV Special)
2008 - 2009
Battlestar Galactica: Razor (TV Movie)
2007 - 2008
Discovery Atlas (TV Series)
2007 - 2008
Razor (TV Movie)
2007 - 2008
2005 Black Movie Awards (TV Special)
2005 - 2006
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies (TV Special)
2005 - 2006
George Lopez (TV Series)
2005 - 2006
Walkout (TV Movie)
2005 - 2006
George Lopez Show (TV Series)
2005 - 2006
Battlestar Galactica (TV Movie)
2004 - 2010
Batman (TV Series)
2004 - 2008
Battlestar Galactica: The Lowdown (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Fourth Annual Latin Grammy Awards (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
4th Annual Latin Grammy Awards (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Greetings From Tucson (TV Series)
2002 - 2003
Intimate Portrait: Jennifer Lopez (TV Special)
2002 - 2003
This Time (TV Series)
2002 - 2003
American Family (TV Series)
2001 - 2004
American Family: Journey of Dreams (TV Series)
2001 - 2004
Cinemax Reel Life (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
Hollywood Unites: An E! News Special (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
In the Time of the Butterflies (TV Movie)
2001 - 2002
Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
Biography (05/03/01) (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Heroes For the Planet -- A Tribute to National Geographic (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Jack Palance: From Grit to Grace (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Miami Vice: The E! True Hollywood Story (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Pioneer Living (TV Series)
2000 - 2001
Showtime Original Pictures For All Ages (12/08/00) (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
Sirena the Little Mermaid (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
Steve Martini's The Judge (TV MiniSeries)
2000 - 2001
70s: The Decade That Changed Television (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Princess and the Barrio Boy (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
13th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
2000 ALMA Awards (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
2000 American Latino Media Arts Awards (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
5th Annual ALMA Awards (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
68th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
America Undercover (05/05/00) (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Americanos: Latino Life in the U.S. (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Americanos: Latino Life in the United States (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Great Writers, Great Cities (TV Series)
1999 - 2001
Super Bowl XXXIV (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
1999 Hispanic Heritage Awards (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Americanos Concert (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Americanos Concert: A Celebration of Latin Music (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Kennedy Center Presents (09/29/99) (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
West Wing (TV Series)
1999 - 2000
1999 American Latino Media Arts Awards (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
American Film Institute's 100 Years...100 Stars (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
American Mafia (TV MiniSeries)
1998 - 1999
Bonanno: A Godfather's Story (TV MiniSeries)
1998 - 1999
Bound by Honor (TV MiniSeries)
1998 - 1999
Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
Expedition Adventure (10/19/98) (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
Lost Warriors of the Clouds (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
12th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
1999 ALMA Awards (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
Story of Fathers & Sons (TV Special)
1998 - 1999
12 Angry Men (TV Movie)
1997 - 1998
1998 American Latino Media Arts Awards (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
ALMA Awards (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
California and the Dream Seekers (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Manu, Peru's Hidden Rain Forest (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Second Annual Latino Laugh Festival (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Sun, Salsa & Stars (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
True Stories From Touched By an Angel (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Living Edens (11/12/97) (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Taking of Pelham 123 (TV Movie)
1997 - 1998
Taking of Pelham One Two Three (TV Movie)
1997 - 1998
Wall (TV Movie)
1997 - 1998
Warner Bros. Story: No Guts, No Glory -- 75 Years of Blockbusters (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Warner Bros. Story: No Guts, No Glory -- 75 Years of Stars (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Babylon (TV Movie)
1996 - 1997
Gun (TV Series)
1996 - 1997
Hollywood Confidential (TV Movie)
1996 - 1997
It Just Takes One (TV Special)
1996 - 1997
L.A. Confidential (TV Movie)
1996 - 1997
National Council of La Raza Bravo Awards (TV Special)
1996 - 1997
Prophecies of the Millennium (TV Special)
1996 - 1997
1996 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special)
1996 - 1997
1996 NCLR Bravo Awards (TV Special)
1996 - 1997
Dead Man's Walk (TV MiniSeries)
1995 - 1996
Joseph and Potiphar's Wife (TV Movie)
1995 - 1996
Larry McMurtry's Dead Man's Walk (TV MiniSeries)
1995 - 1996
Latino Laugh Festival (TV Special)
1995 - 1998
Mystic Lands (TV Series)
1995 - 1996
People Yearbook '95 (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
Slave of Dreams (TV Movie)
1995 - 1996
53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
Limbic Region (TV Movie)
1995 - 1996
Zodiac (TV Movie)
1995 - 1996
500 Nations (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales For Every Child (TV Series)
1994 - 2001
Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Magic School Bus (TV Series)
1994 - 1998
VIDA Awards (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Deadly Games (TV MiniSeries)
1993 - 1994
GED -- Get It! (TV Special)
1993 - 1994
Good Cop... Bad Kid? (TV Special)
1993 - 1994
Lives in Hazard (TV Special)
1993 - 1994
Menendez: A Killing in Beverly Hills (TV MiniSeries)
1993 - 1994
On the Streets with Edward James Olmos (TV Special)
1993 - 1994
Storytime (TV Series)
1993 - 1999
Menendez Murders (TV MiniSeries)
1993 - 1994
ABC Afterschool Specials (05/27/93) (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Back to School '92 (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Education First! (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Learning Not to Hurt (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Making It: Learning Not to Hurt (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
To Be Free: The National Literacy Honors (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Voices of the Electorate: The Hispanic American Voter (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
American Reunion: New Beginnings, Renewed Hope (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
American Reunion: The 52nd Presidential Inaugural Gala (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
American Reunion: The People's Inaugural Celebration (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Essence Awards (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
National Geographic Specials (02/26/92) (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
4th Annual Desi Awards (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
64th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
64th Annual Academy Awards Presentation (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
Mexicans: Through Their Eyes (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
Quest For Education (TV Special)
1990 - 1991
33rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
1990 - 1991
Magical World of Disney (11/04/90) (TV Special)
1990 - 1991
Walt Disney Company Presents the American Teacher Awards (TV Special)
1990 - 1991
Frida Kahlo: Portrait of an Artist (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Star-athon '90 (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Starathon '90 (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Starathon '90 Weekend With the Stars For Cerebral Palsy (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Time Warner Presents the Earth Day Special (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Angeles Music Center's 25th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
16th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
22nd Annual NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
47th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Earth Day Special (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Music Center 25th Anniversary (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
People's Choice Awards (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
New to America (TV Series)
1988 - 1989
Day to Care For the Children (TV Special)
1988 - 1989
61st Annual Academy Awards Presentation (TV Special)
1988 - 1989
Academy Awards Presentation (TV Special)
1988 - 1992
Mamma Lucia (TV MiniSeries)
1987 - 1988
Mario Puzo's The Fortunate Pilgrim (TV MiniSeries)
1987 - 1988
Fortunate Pilgrim (TV MiniSeries)
1987 - 1988
Miami Vice (TV Series)
1984 - 1989
American Playhouse (01/26/82) (TV Special)
1981 - 1982
Seguin (TV Special)
1981 - 1982
300 Hundred Miles For Stephanie (TV Movie)
1980 - 1981
Three Hundred Miles For Stephanie (TV Movie)
1980 - 1981
CHiPs (TV Series)
1977 - 1983
Evening in Byzantium (TV MiniSeries)
1977 - 1978
Battlestar Galactica (Sci Fi) (TV MiniSeries)
0 - 2004
Desperate Passage: Father/Son (TV Special)
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No Greater Calling (TV Special)
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Wild West (TV Special)
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