Knowledge Identifier: +Andy_Garcia
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1956.
Countries: United States (69%), United Kingdom (13%), Japan (4%)
Linked to: Florida International University, American Broadcasting Company, Miami Beach Senior High School, Republican Party
Ken Takakura - Takakura gained international recognition after starring in the 1970 war film "Too Late the Hero" as the cunning Imperial Japanese Major Yamaguchi, the 1975 Sydney Pollack sleeper hit "The Yakuza" with Robert Mitchum, and is probably best known in the West for his role in Ridley Scott's "Black Rain" where he surprises American cops played by Michael Douglas and Andy García with the line, "I do speak fucking English"
Richard Bradford (actor) - In addition to his numerous TV appearances, Bradford has been featured in many films, such as "More American Graffiti" , "The Legend of Billie Jean" , and "The Trip To Bountiful" , but arguably his best known film role is the corrupt police captain in the 1997 film "Hoodlum" featuring Laurence Fishburne, Andy García, and Tim Roth
He became known in the late 1980s and 1990s, having appeared in several successful Hollywood films, including "The Godfather Part III", "The Untouchables", "Internal Affairs" and "When a Man Loves a Woman"
He appeared in a supporting role in 1985's "The Mean Season" alongside Kurt Russell
Also in 1989, Francis Ford Coppola was casting "The Godfather Part III"
In the 1990s, Garcia appeared in "Internal Affairs", in which he engages in a battle of wits with a corrupt fellow police officer, played by Richard Gere
He portrayed the ruthless Las Vegas casino owner Terry Benedict in 2001's "Ocean's Eleven", a remake of the 1960 Rat Pack caper movie
Dustin Hoffman - In 2005, he voiced a horse in Racing Stripes, and appeared in cameo roles in Andy García's The Lost City and on the final episode of HBO sitcom Curb Your Enthusiasm's fifth season.
In 2006, he appeared in the last episode of the Turkish TV series "Kurtlar Vadisi", along with Sharon Stone
Alice Krige - In 2015, Krige received the Special Jury *award at the International Film Festival for Peace, Inspiration and Equality in Jakarta, along with Andy Garcia and Jimmy Carter for her performance in the film "Shingetsu", in which she plays a war-traumatised surgeon of Doctors Without Borders, opposite Gunter Singer
Ricardo Montalban - In the 2018 film "My Dinner with Hervé", Montalbán was played by Andy García