Benicio Del Toro Archives

Benicio Del Toro Says He Gets Typecast For Being Latino

Benicio Del Toro says he gets typecast for being Latino – but that he still accepts the job. He spoke with “La Nacion” and said “Si eres un actor latino y te dan un trabajo en el cine, será con un papel de gánster o algo así.” Beni followed that up by saying that if […]

Benicio Del Toro To Receive CinemaCon Male Star of the Year Award

Academy Award winner Benicio Del Toro will receive the “CinemaCon Male Star of the Year Award.” This recognition will take place at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. “From his commanding breakthrough performance in ‘The Usual Suspects’ to his Academy Award winning role in ‘Traffic,’ Benicio Del Toro has captivated audiences for years with thought provoking characters […]

Benicio Del Toro Visits Puerto Rico to Visit Dad and to Help

Benicio Del Toro visited Puerto Rico this weekend – for personal reasons and to simply help out his community. The Oscar winner was questioned by “USA Today” upon arriving to the island on Saturday and he said “Vine a visitar a mi padre y mi familia. No había podido hablar con mi padre desde que […]

Benicio Del Toro Officially Cast in Star Wars Episode VIII

Production has begun on “Star Wars: Episode VIII” and a bit of casting news has been revealed that has us stoked! Benicio Del Toro is in!! While the actor himself had spoken about likely being in the film since last summer, this is the first time Lucasfilm has said that Benicio is officially cast in […]

Benicio Del Toro in Talks to Play Star Wars Villain

We hear casting rumors all the time but REALLY want this one to be true! The makers of “Star Wars: Episode VIII” have had conversations with Benicio Del Toro about a role as a new villain. Noting is set in stone, but it’s a good start to something potentially epic. Beni already wowed us with […]