Michael Peña - Rotten Tomatoes

Michael Peña

Highest Rated:   100% Underwater Dreams (2014)
Lowest Rated:   0% Nesting (2012)
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Birthplace:   Chicago, Illinois, USA
Parents were farmers who migrated to the U.S. from Mexico. His first role was in Peter Bogdanovich's movie-of-the-week To Sir, With Love 2. Briefly lived in a van while pursuing acting work in Los Angeles. Appeared in back-to-back Academy Award Best Picture winners Million Dollar Baby (2005) and Crash (2006). Lived with New York City Port Authority police officer Will Jimeno and his family before playing Jimeno in the film World Trade Center (2006). Was at the scene of a Los Angeles gang shooting with Jake Gyllenhaal in 2011. The two were riding along with LAPD officers to prep for their roles in End of Watch.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Ant-Man and the Wasp
  • Luis
2018
No Score Yet A Wrinkle in Time
  • Red
2018
No Score Yet 12 Strong
  • Actor
2018
45% My Little Pony: The Movie
  • Grubber
$21.8M 2017
54% The Lego Ninjago Movie
  • Kai
$59M 2017
17% CHIPS
  • Frank "Ponch" Poncherello
$18.6M 2017
58% War on Everyone
  • Bob
$0.2M 2017
14% Collateral Beauty
  • Simon
$31M 2016
No Score Yet Hell & Back
  • Abigor the Demon
$0.2M 2015
92% The Martian
  • Rick Martinez
$202.4M 2015
26% Vacation
  • New Mexico Cop
$40.3M 2015
18% The Vatican Tapes
  • Father Lozano
2015
82% Ant-Man
  • Luis
$138.1M 2015
77% Fury
  • Trini "Gordo" Garcia
$72.7M 2014
52% Frontera
  • Miguel
$59.8k 2014
100% Underwater Dreams
  • Executive Producer
  • Narrator
2014
39% Cesar Chavez
  • Cesar Chavez
$5.6M 2014
93% American Hustle
  • Paco Hernandez/Sheik Abdullah
$99.2M 2013
67% Turbo
  • Tito
$81.2M 2013
32% Gangster Squad
  • Officer Navidad Ramirez
$46M 2013
No Score Yet Untitled Ice Cube/David O. Russell Project
  • Paco Hernandez/Sheik Abdullah
2013
85% End of Watch
  • Zavala
$39.1M 2012
66% The Good Doctor
  • Jimmy
$3.7k 2012
0% Nesting
  • Pedro's Friend
2012
67% Tower Heist
  • Enrique Dev'Reaux
$78.1M 2011
44% 30 Minutes or Less
  • Chango
$37.1M 2011
75% Everything Must Go
  • Frank Garcia
$2.8M 2011
35% Battle: Los Angeles
  • Joe Rincon
$83.6M 2011
83% The Lincoln Lawyer
  • Jesus Martinez
$58M 2011
No Score Yet Pinkville
  • Capt. Ernest Medina
2011
49% My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
  • Detective Vargas
2010
50% Observe and Report
  • Dennis
$24M 2009
38% The Lucky Ones
  • T.K.
$0.2M 2008
27% Lions for Lambs
  • Ernest Rodriguez
$15M 2007
47% Shooter
  • Agent Nick Memphis
$47M 2007
67% World Trade Center
  • Will Jimeno
$70.3M 2006
No Score Yet Fifty Pills
  • Eduardo
2006
No Score Yet Walkout
  • Sal Castro
2006
40% Little Athens
  • Carlos
2006
43% Sueno
  • Jimmy
2005
91% Million Dollar Baby
  • Omar
$100.5M 2004
75% Crash
  • Daniel Ruiz
$55.4M 2004
34% The United States of Leland
  • Guillermo
$0.3M 2004
0% The Calcium Kid
  • Jose Mendez
2004
42% Love Object
  • Ramirez
2003
73% Buffalo Soldiers
  • Garcia
2001
No Score Yet Bellyfruit
  • Oscar
2000
24% Gone in 60 Seconds (Gone in Sixty Seconds)
  • Ignacio
$101M 2000
67% La Cucaracha
  • Orderly
1998
31% Star Maps
  • Star Map Boy
1997
No Score Yet Boogie Boy
  • Drug Dealer
1997
47% My Fellow Americans
  • Ernesto
1996
No Score Yet Running Free
  • Bunk
1994

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Daily Show With Trevor Noah
2015
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Late Late Show With James Corden
2015
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Today
2017
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Guest
  • 2017
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
29% Chozen
2014
  • Voice
  • 2014
66% Gracepoint
2014
  • Mark Solano
  • 2014
83% Eastbound & Down
2009-2013
  • Jimmy Clay Sebastian Cisneros
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2010
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
  • Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Shield
2002-2008
  • Armando `Army' Renta
  • 2005
No Score Yet ER
1994-2009
  • Actor
  • 2003
No Score Yet The Twilight Zone
2002-2003
  • Noah
  • 2003
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
  • Barback
  • 2001

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