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Birth information

15 March 1957 São Sebastião da Pedreira, Lisbon, Portugal

Given Name

Joaquim António Portugal Baptista de Almeida

Nickname

Quim

How tall is Joaquim de Almeida?

1.72 m

Who is(are) his/her spouse(s)?

Maria Cecília Gonçalves
Anne Rogoshan
Andrea Nemetz

Life Story of Joaquim de Almeida

Joaquim de Almeida was born in Lisbon, Portugal. Son of two pharmacists and the sixth of eight kids, Joaquim showed signs at an early age that his future lay not in the family business. At the age of eighteen, after attending the theater course at the Lisbon Conservatory for two years, he left Portugal to pursue his studies after the Conservatory was temporarily closed following the 1974 democratic revolution. He lived a year in Vienna, Austria, working in various jobs from the Künstlerhaus-Theater to gardening. He moved to New York City in 1976. There, he studied with Lee Strasberg, Nicholas Ray and Stella Adler while working as a bartender. After doing some theater and small roles in Soap Operas, he finally landed his first role in a film "The Soldier" in 1981. The following year he had his first important role in "Honorary Consul", working next to Richard Gere, Michael Caine and Bob Hoskins. But it was his third film "Good Morning Babylon", directed by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani, that opened the Cannes Film Festival in 1987, that propelled him to an international career. Being fluent in six languages has helped him to work everywhere in the world. He hasn't stopped since...

Significant features of Joaquim de Almeida

His distinctive, raspy voice
Frequently plays menacing villans, mostly South Americans or other Hispanics
Thick Portuguese accent
Polyglotism

How much money has Joaquim de Almeida earned?

The Soldier (1982) $17,500
Clear and Present Danger (1994) $200,000
Only You (1994) $43,654
Desperado (1995) $180,000
La Cucaracha (1998) $15,000
One Man's Hero (1999) ...

What movies did Joaquim de Almeida play or participate?

Producers Filmography
No Actor Parking (2017) ,
Actors Filmography
Warrior Nun Cardinal Duretti, Legionnaire's Trail (2020) Paetus, Fatima (2020) Father Ferreira, Breaking & Exiting (2018) Hank, Elementary (2018) Cal Medina, Queen of the South (2018) Don Epifanio Vargas, Downsizing (2017) Conference Director Dr. Pereira, The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) Jean Foucher, In My Mother's Arms (2017) Salvador, Training Day (2017) Menjivar, Mix (2015) Ray, Diablo (2015) Arturo, Santa Bárbara (2015) Marcelo Vidal, Our Brand Is Crisis (2015) Castillo, A Date with Miss...

Birth information

15 March 1957 São Sebastião da Pedreira, Lisbon, Portugal

Given Name

Joaquim António Portugal Baptista de Almeida

Nickname

Quim

How tall is Joaquim de Almeida?

1.72 m

Who is(are) his/her spouse(s)?

Maria Cecília Gonçalves
Anne Rogoshan
Andrea Nemetz

Life Story of Joaquim de Almeida

Joaquim de Almeida was born in Lisbon, Portugal. Son of two pharmacists and the sixth of eight kids, Joaquim showed signs at an early age that his future lay not in the family business. At the age of eighteen, after attending the theater course at the Lisbon Conservatory for two years, he left Portugal to pursue his studies after the Conservatory was temporarily closed following the 1974 democratic revolution. He lived a year in Vienna, Austria, working in various jobs from the Künstlerhaus-Theater to gardening. He moved to New York City in 1976. There, he studied with Lee Strasberg, Nicholas Ray and Stella Adler while working as a bartender. After doing some theater and small roles in Soap Operas, he finally landed his first role in a film "The Soldier" in 1981. The following year he had his first important role in "Honorary Consul", working next to Richard Gere, Michael Caine and Bob Hoskins. But it was his third film "Good Morning Babylon", directed by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani, that opened the Cannes Film Festival in 1987, that propelled him to an international career. Being fluent in six languages has helped him to work everywhere in the world. He hasn't stopped since...

Significant features of Joaquim de Almeida

His distinctive, raspy voice
Frequently plays menacing villans, mostly South Americans or other Hispanics
Thick Portuguese accent
Polyglotism

How much money has Joaquim de Almeida earned?

The Soldier (1982) $17,500
Clear and Present Danger (1994) $200,000
Only You (1994) $43,654
Desperado (1995) $180,000
La Cucaracha (1998) $15,000
One Man's Hero (1999) ...

What movies did Joaquim de Almeida play or participate?

Producers Filmography
No Actor Parking (2017) ,
Actors Filmography
Warrior Nun Cardinal Duretti, Legionnaire's Trail (2020) Paetus, Fatima (2020) Father Ferreira, Breaking & Exiting (2018) Hank, Elementary (2018) Cal Medina, Queen of the South (2018) Don Epifanio Vargas, Downsizing (2017) Conference Director Dr. Pereira, The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) Jean Foucher, In My Mother's Arms (2017) Salvador, Training Day (2017) Menjivar, Mix (2015) Ray, Diablo (2015) Arturo, Santa Bárbara (2015) Marcelo Vidal, Our Brand Is Crisis (2015) Castillo, A Date with Miss...

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Joaquim de Almeida, Alice Braga, Hemky Madera, Veronica Falcón, Peter Gadiot, etc.

Son of João Baptista de Almeida and wife Maria Sara Alves Portugal (b. Belmonte, Inguias, Carvalhal Formoso, 1921, d. March 22, 2007). They were both graduated in Pharmacy and Technical Directors of J.A.B.A. Laboratories. Has five older siblings: Jorge André, Isabel Maria, Ana Maria, José António and João. His paternal grandfather José António Baptista de Almeida (b. Lagos, 1887, d. Lisbon, 1950), was also a pharmaceutical (diplomed by the Pharmacy School of Lisbon in 1909) and the founder of J.A.B.A. Laboratories.

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Joaquim de Almeida in Ein Date mit Miss Fortune (2015)

Married firstly in Austria to a Hungarian classical pianist, secondly in New York to an American dancer and thirdly to a Portuguese designer.

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Joaquim de Almeida in Ein Date mit Miss Fortune (2015)

Knight of the Order of Prince Henry (10 June 1992).

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Joaquim de Almeida and Ryan Scott in Ein Date mit Miss Fortune (2015)

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Joaquim de Almeida, Peter Hooten, Steve James, and Ken Wahl in Der Söldner (1982)

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Joaquim de Almeida and Wayne Lopez in Queen of the South (2016)

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