Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sánchez (born February 19, 1967) is a Puerto Rican actor and producer of Spanish descent. He has won critical acclaim and numerous accolades and awards, including an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for his portrayal of the jaded but morally upright police officer Javier Rodriguez in the film Traffic (2000). Del Toro's performance as ex-con turned religious fanatic in despair, Jack Jordan, in Alejandro González Iñárritu's 21 Grams (2003) earned him a second Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor, as well as a second Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination and a BAFTA Awards nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role.
|Full name at birth||
Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro Sánchez
|Claim to fame||
The Usual Suspects
|Date of birth||
19 February 1967
|Place of birth||
San Germán, Puerto Rico
Actor, film producer
6' 2" (188 cm)
Mercersburg Academy, Mercersburg, PA
University of California at San Diego
Celebrity Talent International
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