Demián Bichir

Demián Bichir Nájera (August 1, 1963, height 5' 10" (1,78 m)) is a Mexican actor. Both of his parents, Alejandro Bichir and Maricruz Nájera, and brothers Odiseo and Bruno Bichir are actors. He was married to singer Lisset Gutiérrez. He started his acting career at the age of 14 in the telenovela Rina with Ofelia Medina. His second acting role was as an adult in Vivir enamorada both telenovelas were during his years with Televisa. The following year he obtained a role in his first movie, the American production Choices of the Heart. He then continued his acting roles in telenovelas with film productions of Mexico, Spain and the United States. His movie Sexo, pudor y lágrimas (1999) broke box-office records in Mexico becoming the #1 movie in the history of Mexican cinema until El crimen del Padre Amaro. The MTV Movie Awards-México created a special category "Mejor Bichir en una Película" ("Best Bichir in a movie") because of the many films the Bichir siblings act in every year. He earned this award for Bendito infierno, in which he co-stars with Victoria Abril, Penélope Cruz and Gael García Bernal. His American debut occurred when he depicted Fidel Castro in Steven Soderbergh's 2008 biopic Che, on the life of revolutionary Che Guevara. Recently he has been exposed to a wider American audience with his recurring role as Esteban Reyes, the corrupt mayor of Tijuana and love interest of Nancy Botwin in the fourth, fifth and sixth seasons of the Showtime comedy series Weeds.

Geburtstag: 01.08.1963

Geburtsort: Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Demián Bichir gesehen haben: 2

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Demián Bichir mitgespielt hat: 52

2019
  • Grudge
    Rolle:
  • Chaos Walking
    Rolle: Ben Moore
2018
  • The Nun
    Rolle: Father Burke
  • Corazón
    Rolle: Dr. Mario Garcia
2017
  • Alien: Covenant - Phobos
    Rolle: Sergeant Carl Lope
  • Alien: Covenant
    Rolle: seržant Carl Lope
  • Lowriders
    Rolle: Miguel
  • Last Supper
    Rolle: Sergeant Carl Lope
2016
  • Good Kids
    Rolle: Yaco
  • 7:19
    Rolle: Fernando Pellicer
  • A circus tale & a love song
    Rolle: Refugio
2015
  • The Hateful Eight
    Rolle: Bob
  • 43
    Rolle: Himself (as Demian Bichir)
2014
  • Antes de que nos olviden
    Rolle:
  • Words with Gods
    Rolle: Son (ep. "God's Blood - La sangre de Dios")
  • Death in Buenos Aires
    Rolle: Inspector Chávez
  • Dom Hemingway
    Rolle: Mr. Fontaine
2013
  • Machete Kills
    Rolle: Mendez
  • The Heat
    Rolle: Hale
  • Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy
    Rolle: Narrator (voice)
2012
  • Savages
    Rolle: Alex
  • Foreverland
    Rolle: Salvador
2011
  • The Runway
    Rolle: Ernesto Cordoba
  • The Dream of Ivan
    Rolle:
  • A Better Life
    Rolle: Carlos Riquelme
2010
  • Hidalgo la historia jamás contada
    Rolle: Hidalgo
2009
  • Enemigos íntimos
    Rolle:
  • Che: Part Two
    Rolle: Fidel Castro
2008
  • Che: Part One
    Rolle: Fidel Castro
2007
  • Mosquita muerta
    Rolle: Himself
  • Fuera Del Cielo
    Rolle: Malboro
2005
  • American Visa
    Rolle:
2004
  • Hipnos
    Rolle: Miguel
2002
  • Dark Cities
    Rolle: Mario
2001
  • Don't Tempt Me
    Rolle: Manny
  • In the Time of the Butterflies
    Rolle: Manolo
1999
  • Dance with the Devil
    Rolle: Catalina
  • Ave María
    Rolle: Daniel Simón
  • Sex, Shame & Tears
    Rolle: Tomás
  • Todo el poder
    Rolle: Gabriel Castro
  • Santitos
    Rolle:
1998
  • Cilantro and Parsley
    Rolle: Carlos Rodríguez
  • Luces de la noche
    Rolle:
1996
  • Solo
    Rolle: Rio
1995
  • Nobody Will Speak of Us When We're Dead
    Rolle: Omar
1994
  • Hasta Morir
    Rolle:
1993
  • Miroslava
    Rolle: Ricardo
1989
  • Red Dawn
    Rolle: Jorge
1986
  • Astucia
    Rolle:
1985
  • Viaje al paraíso
    Rolle:
1983
  • Choices of the Heart
    Rolle: Armando
  • Walden: Life in The Woods
    Rolle: Ramirez