Ruben Blades

From "Red Pill"
Actor · Writer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 73
Rubén Blades Bellido de Luna, known professionally as Rubén Blades, is a Panamanian singer, songwriter, actor, musician, activist, and politician, performing musically most often in the Afro-Cuban, salsa, and Latin jazz genres. As a songwriter, Blades brought the lyrical sophistication of Central American nueva canción and Cuban nueva trova as well... read more

Rubén Blades Bellido de Luna, known professionally as Rubén Blades, is a Panamanian singer, songwriter, actor, musician, activist, and politician, performing musically most often in the Afro-Cuban, salsa, and Latin jazz genres. As a songwriter, Blades brought the lyrical sophistication of Central American nueva canción and Cuban nueva trova as well as experimental tempos and politically inspired Son Cubano salsa to his music, creating "thinking persons' (salsa) dance music". Blades has written dozens of hit songs, including "Pedro Navaja" and "El Cantante". He has won nine Grammy Awards out of seventeen nominations and five Latin Grammy Awards.

Birth Name

Rubén Blades Bellido de Luna

Born

Friday, 16 July 1948

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Actor Filmography

Actor Filmography

Red Pill Rocky 2021
Chick Corea: In the Mind of a Master Self 2019
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice Self 2019
John Leguizamo's Latin History for Morons Self 2018
Ruben Blades Is Not My Name Self 2018
Hands of Stone Carlos Eleta 2016
Fear the Walking Dead Daniel Salazar 2015
Yo soy la Salsa 2014
Paco de Lucía: A Journey Self 2014
Invasión Self 2014
The Counselor Jefe 2013
Bad 25 Self 2012
For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada President Calles / Président Calles 2012
Safe House Carlos Villar 2012
Iconoclastas Self 2012
Talking Dead Self, Self - Guest 2011
Celebrity Habla 2 Self 2010
Spoken Word Cruz-Sr. 2009
La clave 2008
Voces Self 2006
Secuestro express Carla's Father 2004
Spin Ernesto 2003
Once Upon a Time in Mexico Jorge FBI 2003
Imagining Argentina Silvio Ayala 2003
Assassination Tango Miguel 2003
The Maldonado Miracle Cruz 2003
The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema Self 2002
All the Pretty Horses Don Hector de la Rocha y Villarreal 2000
Gideon's Crossing Dr. Max Cabranes 2000
Resurrection Blvd. Martin 2000
Cradle Will Rock Diego Rivera 1999
Chinese Box Jim 1997
The Devil's Own Edwin Diaz / Officer Edwin Diaz 1997
Scorpion Spring Border Patrolman Sam Zaragosa 1996
Color of Night Martinez / Lt. Hector Martinez 1994
A Million to Juan Bartender 1994
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself - Guest 1993
The X-Files Conrad Lozano 1993
Life with Mikey Angie's Dad 1993
Miracle on Interstate 880 Pastor Beruman 1993
The Super Marlon 1991
Crazy from the Heart Ernesto Ontiveros 1991
One Man's War Perrone 1991
The Josephine Baker Story Count Giuseppe Pepito Abatino 1991
Predator 2 Danny Archuleta 1990
The Two Jakes Mickey Nice 1990
Mo' Better Blues Petey 1990
The Lemon Sisters C.W / C.W. 1989
Disorganized Crime Carlos Barrios 1989
Dead Man Out Ben 1989
Homeboy Doctor 1988
The Milagro Beanfield War Sheriff Bernabe Montoya 1988
Fatal Beauty Carl Jimenez 1987
Biography Carlos Barrios 1987
The 29th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1987
Critical Condition Louis 1987
Nightlife Self 1986
American Masters Self 1986
The 28th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1986
The Return of Ruben Blades Self / himself 1985
Crossover Dreams Rudy Veloz 1985
The Last Fight Andy 'Kid' Clave 1983
Late Night with David Letterman Himself - Guest 1982
Great Performances Self 1971

Producer Filmography

1992 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1991 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
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