Demián Bichir

Gender: male | Birthday: 1963-08-01 | Place of Birth:

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.

Movies of Demián Bichir

The Nun
The Nun

The Nun   2018

Release Date: 2018-09-05

Rating: 6.8

Production Companies:

Director: Corin Hardy / Corin Hardy /

Stars: 
Bonnie Aarons  /  Demián Bichir  /  Charlotte Hope
Alien: Covenant
Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant   2017

Release Date: 2017-05-09

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies:

Director: Javier Botet / Javier Botet /

Lowriders
Lowriders

Lowriders   2017

Release Date: 2017-04-28

Rating: 6.4

Production Companies: Imagine Entertainment / Universal Pictures /

Director: Ricardo de Montreuil / Ricardo de Montreuil /

Stars: 
Melissa Benoist  /  Theo Rossi  /  Eva Longoria
Last Supper
Last Supper

Last Supper   2017

Release Date: 2017-02-22

Rating: 6.1

Production Companies: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation / 20th Century Fox Studios /

Director: Amy Seimetz / Amy Seimetz /

Stars: 
Uli Latukefu  /  Tess Haubrich  /  Alexander England
Good Kids
Good Kids

Good Kids   2016

Release Date: 2016-10-21

Rating: 6.5

Production Companies:

Director: Chris McCoy / Chris McCoy /

Stars: 
Nicholas Braun  /  Zoey Deutch  /  Mateo Arias
7:19
7:19

7:19   2016

Release Date: 2016-09-16

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: Alameda Films / Alebrije Cine y Video /

Director: Jorge Michel Grau / Jorge Michel Grau /

Stars: 
Demián Bichir  /  Jorge Michel Grau  /  Azalia Ortiz
The Hateful Eight
The Hateful Eight

The Hateful Eight   2015

Release Date: 2015-12-25

Rating: 7.6

Production Companies: Double Feature Films / The Weinstein Company /

Director: Jennifer Jason Leigh / Jennifer Jason Leigh /

Death in Buenos Aires
Death in Buenos Aires

Death in Buenos Aires   2014

Release Date: 2014-05-05

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies: Bestia Films / Bestia Films /

Director: Natalia Meta / Natalia Meta /

Dom Hemingway
Dom Hemingway

Dom Hemingway   2013

Release Date: 2013-11-15

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies:

Director: Richard E. Grant / Richard E. Grant /

Stars: 
Jude Law  /  Demián Bichir  /  Richard E. Grant
Machete Kills
Machete Kills

Machete Kills   2013

Release Date: 2013-09-12

Rating: 5.4

Production Companies:

Director: Tom Savini / Tom Savini /

Stars: 
Danny Trejo  /  Mel Gibson  /  Amber Heard
The Heat
The Heat

The Heat   2013

Release Date: 2013-06-27

Rating: 6.6

Production Companies: Ingenious Film Partners / Ingenious Media /

Director: Paul Feig / Paul Feig /

Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy
Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy

Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy   2013

Release Date: 2013-06-19

Rating: 6.2

Production Companies:

Director: Mark Ruffalo / Mark Ruffalo /

Savages
Savages

Savages   2012

Release Date: 2012-07-06

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: Ixtlan / Relativity Media /

Director: Benicio del Toro / Benicio del Toro /

A Better Life
A Better Life

A Better Life   2011

Release Date: 2011-06-24

Rating: 7.2

Production Companies:

Director: Liliana M. Molina / Liliana M. Molina /

Stars: 
Demián Bichir  /  José Julián  /  Chelsea Rendon
Che: Part Two
Che: Part Two

Che: Part Two   2009

Release Date: 2009-01-24

Rating: 6.8

Production Companies: Wild Bunch / Telecinco /

Director: Benicio del Toro / Benicio del Toro /

Che: Part One
Che: Part One

Che: Part One   2008

Release Date: 2008-09-05

Rating: 6.8

Production Companies: Wild Bunch / Telecinco /

Director: Benicio del Toro / Benicio del Toro /

Hipnos
Hipnos

Hipnos   2004

Release Date: 2004-10-08

Rating: 5.1

Production Companies: DeA Planeta Home Entertainment / DeA Planeta Home Entertainment /

Director: David Carreras / David Carreras /

Don't Tempt Me
Don't Tempt Me

Don't Tempt Me   2001

Release Date: 2001-11-30

Rating: 6

Production Companies:

Director: Agustín Díaz Yanes / Agustín Díaz Yanes /

In the Time of the Butterflies
In the Time of the Butterflies

In the Time of the Butterflies   2001

Release Date: 2001-10-21

Rating: 6.9

Production Companies: Ventanarosa Productions / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) /

Director: Edward James Olmos / Edward James Olmos /

Stars: 
Salma Hayek  /  Edward James Olmos  /  Mía Maestro
Sex, Shame & Tears
Sex, Shame & Tears

Sex, Shame & Tears   1999

Release Date: 1999-06-18

Rating: 6.5

Production Companies: Argos Producciones / Producciones Titán /

Director: Antonio Serrano / Antonio Serrano /

Dance with the Devil
Dance with the Devil

Dance with the Devil   1997

Release Date: 1997-10-31

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: Lolafilms / Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía (IMCINE) /

Director: Santiago Segura / Santiago Segura /

Stars: 
Rosie Perez  /  Javier Bardem  /  Harley Cross
Solo
Solo

Solo   1996

Release Date: 1996-10-23

Rating: 4.1

Production Companies: Van Peebles Films / Triumph Films /

Director: Norberto Barba / Norberto Barba /

Stars: 
Barry Corbin  /  Mario Van Peebles  /  Seidy López
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