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Oscar Isaac

Oscar Isaac was born Oscar Isaac Hernández in Guatemala, to a Guatemalan mother, Maria, and a Cuban father, Oscar Gonzalo Hernández-Cano, a pulmonologist. His maternal grandfather was of French origin. Oscar was raised in Miami, Florida. Before he became an actor, he played lead guitar and sang vocals in his band the Blinking Underdogs. He graduated from the Juilliard School in 2005. Isaac's first major film role was Joseph in the film The Nativity Story (2006). He also had a small role in All About the Benjamins (2002) and the Ché Guevara biopic Che: Part One (2008). In addition to movie appearances, he made an appearance in the television series Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001). He also had a part in the movies The Life Before Her Eyes (2007); Body of Lies (2008), alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe; Agora(2009), alongside Rachel Weisz; and Balibo (2009), set amid the Indonesian invasion of East Timor in 1975. In 2013, Oscar starred in the Coen Brothers' folk music-themed drama, Inside Llewyn Davis (2013).


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Born:
Mar 9, 1980 In Guatemala
Movie/TV Credits:
32
First Appeared:
In the movie Illtown 1996-07-09
Latest Project:
Movie Star Wars: Episodio VIII - Los últimos Jedi 2017-12-13
Known For
Poster of La guerra de las galaxias. Episodio VII: El despertar de la fuerza
Poster of Show Me a Hero
Poster of El año más violento
Poster of Robin Hood
Filmography
Movie Star Wars: Episodio VIII - Los últimos Jedi Poe Dameron 2017-12-13
Movie X-Men: Apocalipsis En Sabah Nur / Apocalypse 2016-05-18
Movie Ex Machina Nathan 2015-01-21
Series Show Me a Hero Mayor Nick Wasicsko 2015-08-16
Movie Show Me a Hero Nick Wasicsko 2015-08-16
Movie La guerra de las galaxias. Episodio VII: El despertar de la fuerza Poe Dameron 2015-12-15
Movie Trentemøller: Gravity Mr. Carpool 2014-01-09
Movie El año más violento Abel Morales 2014-12-30
Movie Las dos caras de enero Rydal 2014-05-16
Movie In Secret Laurent LeClaire 2013-09-17
Movie Making a Scene Man 2013-11-25
Movie A propósito de Llewyn Davis Llewyn Davis 2013-12-06
Movie Another Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of "Inside Llewyn Davis" Himself 2013-12-13
Movie Cristiada Victoriano 'El Catorce' Ramirez 2012-06-01
Movie Revenge for Jolly! Cecil 2012-07-17
Movie El legado de Bourne #3 2012-08-08
Movie No nos moverán Michael Perry 2012-09-28
Movie Drive Standard 2011-08-06
Movie Sucker Punch Blue Jones 2011-03-24
Movie W.E. Evgeni 2011-09-01
Movie 10 Years Reeves 2011-09-12
Movie Robin Hood Prince John 2010-05-12
Movie Ágora Orestes 2009-05-17
Movie Balibo Jose Ramos-Horta 2009-07-21
Movie Che: El argentino U.N. Interpreter 2008-05-21
Movie Red de mentiras Bassam 2008-10-10
Movie La vida ante sus ojos Marcus 2007-09-08
Movie The Half Life of Timofey Berezin Shiv 2006-01-01
Movie Natividad Joseph 2006-12-01
Movie Lenny The Wonder Dog Fartman 2005-08-23
Movie Doble Impacto Mortal Francesco 2002-03-08
Movie Illtown Pool Boy 1996-07-09