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Vladimir Cruz
Vladimir Cruz
Born
Vladimir Cruz Marrero

(1965-07-26) 26 July 1965 (age 58)
EducationInstituto Superior de Arte
Occupation(s)Actor
Screenwriter
Playwright
Film director
Theatre director
Years active1986–present
SpouseRaquel Ramos
Children2
Websitewww.muchoartemanagement.com

Vladimir Cruz Marrero (born 26 July 1965) is a Cuban actor, screenwriter, playwright, film and theatre director.[1] He is perhaps best known for his role in the film Strawberry and Chocolate (1994).

Career

Cruz made his acting debut on the stage as an amateur actor in 1981. He then began to study at the Instituto Superior de Arte in 1983 and graduated in 1988 with a licentiate degree in performing arts.

He became well-known for his supporting role in the film Strawberry and Chocolate (1994), which received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and many awards.

He also wrote plays and screenplays as well as directed plays and films, notably Afinidades (2010).

He has an extensive career in film, theater and television. He has recently appeared in the film Los buenos demonios (2018) and the television series Narcos: Mexico (2018), the former of which earned him the Silver Biznaga for Best Supporting Actor at the Málaga Spanish Film Festival.

Filmography

Director

Screenwriter

Actor

Shorts

Theatre

Actor

Awards

Wins
Nominations

References

  1. ^ "Vladimir Cruz destaca el buen momento que vive el cine hecho en Latinoamérica". El Periódico (in Spanish). 20 November 2018. Retrieved 24 August 2019.