Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem

  • Born on
    • March 1st, 1969
Javier Ángel Encinas Bardem is a Spanish actor from the Canary Islands. He is best known for his role in the 2007 film No Country for Old Men, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor portraying the psychopathic assassin Anton Chigurh. He has also received critical acclaim for roles in films such as Jamón, jamón, Carne trémula, Boca a boca, Los Lunes al sol, Mar adentro, and Skyfall, for which he received both a BAFTA and a SAG nomination for Best Supporting Actor. Bardem has also won a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BAFTA, five Goya Awards, two European Film Awards, a Prize for Best Actor at Cannes and two Volpi Cups at Venice for his work. He is the first Spaniard actor to be nominated for an Oscar (Best Actor, 2000, for Before Night Falls), as well as the first Spanish actor to win an Academy Award. He received his third Academy Award nomination, and second Best Actor nomination, for the film Biutiful.


Acting (43 Credits)

2023The Little Mermaid as King Triton
2022Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile
2022Being the Ricardos as Desi Arnaz
2021The Good Boss
2021Dune as Stilgar
2020The Roads Not Taken as Leo
2018Everybody Knows as Paco
2017Loving Pablo as Pablo Escobar
2017Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales as Captain Armando Salazar
2017Mother! as Him
2016The Last Face as Dr. Miguel Leon
2015The Gunman as Felix
2014Automata as Blue Robot (voice)
2013The Counselor as Reiner
2013Scorpion in Love as Solis
2012Skyfall as Silva
2012To the Wonder as Father Quintana
2010Biutiful as Uxbal
2010Eat Pray Love as Felipe
2008Vicky Cristina Barcelona as Juan Antonio Gonzalo
2007Love in the Time of Cholera as Florentino Ariza
2007No Country for Old Men as Anton Chigurh
2006Goya's Ghosts as Lorenzo
2004The Sea Inside as Ramón Sampedro
2004Collateral as Felix Reyes-Torrena
2002The Dancer Upstairs as Agustín Rejas
2002Mondays in the Sun as Santa
2000Before Night Falls as Reinaldo Arenas
1999Second Skin as Diego
1999Between Your Legs as Javier
1998Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley as Sultán (uncredited)
1997Dance with the Devil as Romeo Dolorosa
1997Live Flesh as David
1997Airbag as José Alberto 'Amor Obsoleto'
1996Éxtasis as Rober
1996Not Love, Just Frenzy
1995Mouth to Mouth as Víctor Ventura
1994Numbered Days as Lisardo
1994The Tit and the Moon as Benito González
1993Golden Balls as Benito González
1992Jamón, Jamón as Raúl
1991High Heels as Regidor T.V.
1990The Ages of Lulu as Jimmy


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