Hector Elizondo

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/22/1936, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor
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Hector Elizondo Fast Facts:
  • Originally intended to become a history teacher.
  • Studied dance at the Ballet Arts Company of Carnegie Hall.
  • Is an accomplished singer and musician; plays classical guitar and conga drums.
  • Won an Obie Award for his debut performance in the 1970 play Steambath.
  • Has appeared in every feature film directed by Garry Marshall, who considers Elizondo a good-luck charm.
  • Is active in several charities, including the Alzheimer's Association and Amnesty International.
  • Hector Elizondo Relationships:
  • Martin Echevarria Elizondo - Father
  • Rodd Elizondo - Son
  • Emma - Sister
  • Carmen Medina Elizondo - Mother
  • Carolee Campbell - Wife
  • Hector Elizondo Awards:
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Winner
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor for a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1992 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Special - Nominee
  • 1991 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1994 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1996 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended City University of New York, City College, New York, NY

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