He has appeared in three films for Sidney Lumet, GUILTY AS SIN, FAMILY BUSINESS and Q & A; two films for Brian De Palma, SNAKE EYES and CARLITO'S WAY; two films for Paul Thomas Anderson, MAGNOLIA and BOOGIE NIGHTS, and three films for Steven Soderbergh, TRAFFIC, THE LIMEY (for which he received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor) and OUT OF SIGHT.
Born in Puerto Rico, Guzman grew up in Manhattan. After graduating from City College, he worked as a youth counselor while performing in street theater and independent films. Guzman's first big break was a guest appearance on the series Miami Vice. His other television guest appearances include NYPD Blue, Law & Order and Oz.
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Luis Guzman Facts
|Birthday||January 1, 1957 (61)|
|Birthplace||Cayey, Puerto Rico|
|Height||5' 7½" (1m71) How tall is Luis Guzman compared to you?|
|Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events|
|Journey 2: The Mysterious Island|
|The Count of Monte Cristo|
|For a Few Dollars More|
|The Last Stand|
|The Taking Of Pelham 1 2 3|