Edward James Olmos
Olmos's big acting break arrived in 1978, when he won a starring role in the musical "Zoot Suit," for which he received critical acclaim and a Tony nomination. In 1984, Olmos signed on as Lt. Martin Castillo in the hit NBC series "Miami Vice," a role that lasted five years and led to stardom and an Emmy Award.
In 1988, Olmos received an Oscar nomination for his performance in Stand and Deliver. The actor also delivered notable performances in American Me; My Family, Mi Familia; the TV movie The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez; and the PBS series "American Family."
Two special agents -- one Naval intelligence, one DEA -- partner for an undercover sting against a drug cartel that takes a serious wrong turn. Disavowed by their agencies, the pair goes on the run while trying to find out who set them up.
- Blade Runner: The Final Cut
- Blade Runner: Theatrical & Director's Cut
- Battlestar Galactica: The Plan
- Stand and Deliver
- Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
- The Green Hornet
- Battlestar Galactica
- Battlestar Galactica: Razor
- Yankee Doodle Dandy
- Crucible of Empire: Spanish-American War
- Miami Vice
- Zoot Suit
- American Me
- My Family
- The Road to El Dorado
- Battlestar Galactica: The Story So Far
- American Experience: A Class Apart
- Filly Brown
- Mystic Lands
- Hollywood Confidential
- The Wall
- Hispanic Hollywood: Then & Now
- American Family
- Discovery Atlas: The Complete Series
- Chicano Rock!
- I'm Still Here
- Go for Sisters