Antonio Banderas

Antonio Banderas

Spanish actor (born 1960)
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Antonio José Domínguez Bandera (born 10 August 1960), known professionally as Antonio Banderas, is a Spanish actor, director, singer, and producer. He began his acting career with a series of films by director Pedro Almodóvar and then appeared in high-profile Hollywood movies, especially in the 1990s, including Assassins, Evita, Interview with the Vampire, Philadelphia, Desperado, The Mask of Zorro and Spy Kids. Banderas also portrayed the voice of "Puss in Boots" in the Shrek sequels and Puss in Boots as well as the bee in the US Nasonex commercials.

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Antonio Banderas was born on Wednesday, 10 August 1960 in Malaga, Andalucia, Spain. His full name at birth was Antonio José Domínguez Banderas. He is best known as an actor. Banderas' country of citizenship (nationality) is Spanish. For university, he studied at School Of Dramatic Art, Malaga, Andalusia, Spain. His religion is listed as Roman Catholic. He is 5' 8½" (174 cm) tall and weighs 167 lbs (76 kg) with an athletic build. He has light brown eyes and dark brown hair (color). His net worth is reported to be $45,000,000 US dollars. Antonio Banderas is 63 years old and his zodiac star sign is Leo.

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Full name at birth
Antonio José Domínguez Banderas
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Claim to fame
his roles in Pedro Almodovar's Spanish-language films as well as his roles as El Mariachi in the neo-Western action films Desperado (1995) and Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003), Zorro in the Zorro film series, Gregorio Cortez in the Spy Kids film series and Puss in Boots in the Shrek film franchise
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Date of birth
10 August 1960
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Malaga, Andalucia, Spain
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Actor, Director, Producer, Singer, Dancer, Voice Artist.
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5' 8½" (174 cm)
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Weight
167 lbs (76 kg)
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Residence
Cobham, Surrey, England, UK
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Net worth
$45,000,000 USD
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School Of Dramatic Art, Malaga, Andalusia, Spain
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Partner: Nicole Kimpel (Long-Term)
Aug 2014-
Antonio Banderas and Nicole Kimpel
It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country 16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket. A lot has happened since then.
  • Formed his own touring theater group in Spain where he met director Pedro Almodavar.
  • Chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world [1996]
  • Siblings: One younger brother, Francisco
  • Was nominated for Broadway's 2003 Tony Award for Best Actor (Musical) for a revival of "Nine The Musical."
  • Listed his favorite 2 movies as Orson Welles' "Magnificent Ambersons" and "Touch of Evil.".

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