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Dec 17, 17   Liz   0 Comment

Benicio Del Toro talks about his work with Unidos Por Puerto Rico to help recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria, listening to jazz to get into character for Star Wars: The Last Jedi and how he ended up in Madonna’s “La Isla Bonita” music video.


Oct 02, 17   Liz   0 Comment

When USA TODAY spotted actor and producer Benicio del Toro shortly after he arrived here in the Puerto Rican capital Saturday night, he agreed to answer a few questions. Here’s what he said, with minor editing: USA TODAY: Why are you in Puerto Rico? BDT: I came to visit my dad and my family. I […]


Aug 01, 16   Liz   0 Comment

Do you prefer beer in a glass or in a bottle? “Bottle. Just because it’s more convenient. It’s a straight line from the bottle to me. There are no pit stops. No changing of planes.” What is your ideal beer temperature? “Cold. I can drink coffee if it’s room temperature, but beer’s got to be […]


Feb 27, 16   Liz   0 Comment

Actor Benicio del Toro has a refreshingly clear-eyed view of being involved with the juggernaut that is Star Wars: Episode VIII: “It’s scary.” The Sicario star is laughing a bit when he adds, “It’s scary because there’s a lot of talk that I’m going to be in that movie — before I’ve even shot one […]


Feb 27, 16   Liz   0 Comment

No matter how menacing the character he’s playing, Benicio del Toro likes to bring a little humour to it. In his latest film, “A Perfect Day,” del Toro injects a wry wit into his role as a jaded aid worker in an armed conflict zone in the Balkans in 1995. He says it’s a subtle […]



Jan 16, 16   Liz   1 Comment

Benicio Del Toro is one of the most talented actors of his generation, with an onscreen smolder and sly sex appeal that’s all but peerless among his contemporaries. In the actor’s latest film A Perfect Day, he turns in another winning performance as Mambrú, an aid worker toiling in the Balkans during the Yugoslav Wars. […]