Demián Bichir

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.
Name Demián Bichir
Also Known As Demián Bichir Nájera, Demian Bichir, Damián Bechir
Birthday 1963-08-01
Gender Male
IMDB Demián Bichir profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
As: Tomás
1999-06-18
Sex, Shame & Tears...
As: Fidel Castro
2009-01-24
Che: Part Two...
As: Fidel Castro
2008-10-07
Che: Part One...
As: Rio
1996-08-23
Solo...
As: Gabriel Castro
1999-02-28
Todo el poder...
As: Manny
2001-11-30
Don't Tempt Me...
As: Unknown
1999-01-23
Santitos...
As: Jorge
1989-02-10
Red Dawn...
As: Malboro
2007-01-12
Fuera Del Cielo...
As: Ernesto Cordoba
2011-12-02
The Runway...
As: Miguel
2004-10-08
Hipnos...
As: Hidalgo
2010-09-16
Hidalgo la historia ...
As: Alex
2012-07-06
Savages...
As: Carlos Rodríguez
1998-09-18
Cilantro and Parsley...
As: Carlos Riquelme
2011-06-24
A Better Life...
As: Unknown
2011-10-14
The Dream of Ivan...
As: Mendez
2013-10-11
Machete Kills...
As: Hale
2013-06-28
The Heat...
As: Mario
2002-09-20
Dark Cities...
As: Mr. Fontaine
2014-04-03
Dom Hemingway...
As: Unknown
2005-10-04
American Visa...
As: Ricardo
1993-04-03
Miroslava...
As: Catalina
1999-12-21
Dance with the Devil...
As: Himself
2007-10-26
Mosquita muerta...
As: Son (ep. "God's Bloo
2014-08-30
Words with Gods...
As: Inspector Chávez
2014-05-05
Death in Buenos Aire...
As: Narrator (voice)
2013-06-19
Letters to Jackie: R...
As: Unknown
2014-12-04
Antes de que nos olv...
As: Manolo
2001-10-21
In the Time of the B...
As: Omar
1995-09-16
Nobody Will Speak of...
As: Bob
2015-12-25
The Hateful Eight...
As: Salvador
2012-06-15
Foreverland...
As: Unknown
1994-06-01
Hasta Morir...
As: Daniel Simón
1999-11-20
Ave María...
As: Unknown
2009-08-07
Enemigos íntimos...
As: Yaco
2016-10-21
Good Kids...
As: Unknown
1986-11-06
Astucia...
As: Refugio
2016-01-01
A circus tale & a lo...
As: Unknown
1985-09-08
Viaje al paraíso...
As: Miguel
2017-05-12
Lowriders...
As: Fernando Pellicer
2016-09-16
7:19...
As: seržant Carl Lope
2017-05-19
Alien: Covenant...
As: Father Burke
2018-09-07
The Nun...
As: Sergeant Carl Lope
2017-02-22
Last Supper...
As: Ben Moore
2019-03-01
Chaos Walking...
As: Sergeant Carl Lope
2017-08-15
Alien: Covenant - Ph...
As: Unknown
1998-05-29
Luces de la noche...
As: Armando
1983-12-05
Choices of the Heart...
As: Unknown
2019-08-16
Grudge...
As: Dr. Mario Garcia
2018-04-04
Corazón...
As: Himself (as Demian B
2015-10-09
43...
As: Unknown
2020-05-22
Godzilla vs. Kong...
As: Esteban Carlos Reyes
2005-08-07
Weeds...
As: Marco Ruiz
2013-07-10
The Bridge...
As: Santiago Mendoza
2019-03-31
Grand Hotel...