Javier BardemOscar Winner
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Javier was born under the official name Encinas Bardem, Javier Ángel on March 1st, 1969. He has been a credited actor since the 2002 film Los lunes al sol.
Javier Bardem has yet to establish a position as a bankable star. He has starred in two films including the 2006 biography movie Goya's Ghosts as the character Lorenzo and the 2002 comedy film Los lunes al sol playing Santa.
Javier is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes him the top choice for a variety of roles. He has appeared in six films including: the 2014 sci-fi film Autómata as the character Blue Robot, the 2013 crime movie The Counselor playing Reiner and the 2012 action release Skyfall cast as Silva.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2012 action film Skyfall, which brought in $304,000,000 at the box office.
Javier is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twelve magazines, captured in more than one pictorials, interviewed in over nine publications and featured in fifteen magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least two books.
As an actor Javier Bardem has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on three occasions. His first Oscar was for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his portrayal of Anton Chigurh in the 2007 film No Country for Old Men. Javier Bardem was also nominated for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Reinaldo Arenas in the 2000 movie Before Night Falls and Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Uxbal in the 2010 movie Biutiful .