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Javier Bardem

Born: 1969

Biography

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.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

Resources

Movies

Live Flesh

David de Paz in Live Flesh

The Sea Inside

Ramón Sampedro in The Sea Inside

Jamon Jamon

Raúl in Jamon Jamon

Before Night Falls

Reinaldo Arenas in Before Night Falls

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Juan Antonio Gonzalo in Vicky Cristina Barcelona

The Dancer Upstairs

Agustín Rejas in The Dancer Upstairs

Goya's Ghosts

Lorenzo Casamares in Goya's Ghosts

Love in the Time of Cholera

Florentino Ariza in Love in the Time of Cholera

No Country for Old Men

Anton Chigurh in No Country for Old Men

High Heels

Regidor T.V. in High Heels

Dance with the Devil

Romeo Dolorosa in Dance with the Devil

The Tit and the Moon

Benito González in The Tit and the Moon

To the Wonder

Father Quintana in To the Wonder

Skyfall

Silva in Skyfall

Mouth to Mouth

Víctor Ventura in Mouth to Mouth

Eat Pray Love

Felipe in Eat Pray Love

Loving Pablo

Pablo Escobar in Loving Pablo

Biutiful

Uxbal in Biutiful

Golden Balls

Benito González in Golden Balls

The Bilingual Lover

Limpiabotas in The Bilingual Lover

Between Your Legs

Javier in Between Your Legs

The Ages of Lulu

Jimmy in The Ages of Lulu

Mondays in the Sun

Santa in Mondays in the Sun

The Detective and Death

Det. Cornelio in The Detective and Death

Amo tu cama rica

Antonio in Amo tu cama rica

Washington Wolves

Alberto in Washington Wolves

The Counselor

Reiner in The Counselor

Sons of the Clouds: The Last Colony

Self - Narrator in Sons of the Clouds: The Last Colony

Running Out of Time

Lisardo in Running Out of Time

Extasis

Rober in Extasis

Second Skin

Diego in Second Skin

Airbag

José Alberto 'Amor Obsoleto' in Airbag

Automata

Blue Robot (voice) in Automata

The Gunman

Felix Marti in The Gunman

The Last Face

Dr. Miguel Leon in The Last Face

Hécuba: un sueño de pasión

Self in Hécuba: un sueño de pasión

Everybody Knows

Paco in Everybody Knows

mother!

Him in mother!

El poderoso influjo de la luna

Niño entre gente curiosa (uncredited) in El poderoso influjo de la luna

Not Love, Just Frenzy

in Not Love, Just Frenzy

Collateral

Felix Reyes-Torrena in Collateral

Scorpion in Love

Solis in Scorpion in Love

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Armando Salazar in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Truth of the Situation: Making 'The Counselor'

Self in Truth of the Situation: Making 'The Counselor'

Thy Kingdom Come

Father Quintana in Thy Kingdom Come

Huidos

in Huidos

Miloš Forman - What Doesn't Kill You…

Self in Miloš Forman - What Doesn't Kill You…

Querido Fotogramas

Himself in Querido Fotogramas

The Roads Not Taken

Leo in The Roads Not Taken

No Country for Old Men: Josh Brolin's Unauthorized Behind the Scenes

Self in No Country for Old Men: Josh Brolin's Unauthorized Behind the Scenes

Dune

Stilgar in Dune

14 Actors Acting

Self in 14 Actors Acting

Torrente, the Dumb Arm of the Law

Sultán (uncredited) in Torrente, the Dumb Arm of the Law

The Little Mermaid

King Triton in The Little Mermaid

Being the Ricardos

Desi Arnaz in Being the Ricardos

L'Agent

Construction Worker in L'Agent

Dune: Part Two

Stilgar in Dune: Part Two

The Good Boss

Julio Blanco in The Good Boss

Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

Hector P. Valenti in Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

Sanctuary

Javier Bardem in Sanctuary

Being James Bond

Self (archive footage) in Being James Bond

Bigas Luna: La Mirada Entomòloga

in Bigas Luna: La Mirada Entomòloga

Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait

Self (archive footage) in Julian Schnabel: A Private Portrait

Spellbound

King Solon (voice) in Spellbound

Sherman and Pacifico

Pacifico in Sherman and Pacifico

Look at Me

Leo in Look at Me

Love Can Seriously Damage Your Health

Stretcher Bearer in Love Can Seriously Damage Your Health

Don't Tempt Me

Tony Graco in Don't Tempt Me

mother! The Downward Spiral

Self in mother! The Downward Spiral

Diary of a Country Sheriff

Himself in Diary of a Country Sheriff

Javier Bardem, l'acteur aux mille visages

Himself (archive) in Javier Bardem, l'acteur aux mille visages

Cruce de caminos

Self in Cruce de caminos

Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen

(archive footage) in Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen

Apex

in Apex

La madre

Hijo in La madre

Walking Fernando

Fernando in Walking Fernando

The Eternal Memory

Self (archive footage) (uncredited) in The Eternal Memory

TV Shows