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Emilio Antonio Echevarría Noriega (born July 3, 1944) is a Mexican actor.

Emilio Echevarría
Born (1944-07-03) July 3, 1944 (age 74)
Mexico City, Mexico
OccupationActor
Years active1978-present

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CareerEdit

He has appeared in Amores Perros (as the hitman and ex-guerrilla nicknamed "El Chivo" (The Goat)), and Y tu mamá también, which also co-starred Gael García Bernal.

Echevarría also had small parts in two international productions, first as Raoul, a Cuban agent in the James Bond film Die Another Day and then as Antonio López de Santa Anna in The Alamo.

Most recently he has appeared in El Búfalo de la Noche along with Tambien co-star Diego Luna, written by Perros author Guillermo Arriaga.

Echevarria played the role of Sabio in the 2011 Mexican production of Gabriel Garcia Marquez "Memories of My Melancholy Whores". ["Memoria de Mis Putas Tristes"]. The film was directed by Henning Carlsen and also stars Geraldine Chaplin and Ángela Molina.

He began his acting career in 1978 as a member for the Constitution of Art and Society. Echevarría is the father of Lourdes Echevarría who appeared alongside him as Maru, his character's daughter, in Amores Perros.[citation needed]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1987 Un dia crucial para Ausencio Paredes
1989 Intimidad
1990 Morir en el golfo Contacto
1991 Intimidades de un cuarto de baño Juan
1991 Los pasos de Ana
1994 Novia que te vea Maestro
1994 Ámbar Capitán Borsac
1996 Sucesos distantes Victor Fet
1999 Preludio
2000 Amores perros El Chivo
2001 Y Tu Mamá También Miguel Iturbide
2002 Life Kills Heliut
2002 Die Another Day Raoul
2004 The Alamo Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
2006 Babel Emilio
2007 El búfalo de la noche Ramírez
2007 Malos hábitos Ramón / Padre de Matilde / Matilde's father
2010 El mar muerto Teporocho
2010 Sin memoria Torres
2011 Memoria de mis putas tristes Sabio / Journalist-old
2011 El sueño de Lu Lucia's Father
2012 Colosio: El asesinato Don Fernando Gutiérrez Barrios
2014 Words with Gods
2014 Filosofía Natural del Amor Narrador Voice
2015 A Monster with a Thousand Heads Enrique Sandoval Núñez
2016 The Chosen Salazar

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