Clifton Collins Jr. Biography
Birthday: June 16, 1970 (Gemini)
Born In: Los Angeles, California, United States
Clifton Collins Jr. is an American actor and the grandson of yesteryear's popular actor and comedian Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez. Starting out with stereotypical Latino roles, he gained recognition when he played César Sánchez in the crime drama film 'One Eight Seven' and Cpl. Ramon Aguilar in the action drama film 'The Last Castle'. Since then, he has rivalled his grandfather's fame as a character actor and has been named as one of the best chameleon actors who are virtually unrecognizable from one role to another. Three of his films, 'Traffic', 'Capote' and 'Babel', have been nominated in the 'Best Picture' category at the Academy Awards. He has also acted in films like 'Sunshine Cleaning', 'Star Trek', 'The Perfect Game', 'Extract', 'The Experiment', 'Pacific Rim' and 'Triple 9'. His notable television credits include 'Thief', 'The Shield', 'The Event', 'Red Widow', 'Ballers' and 'Westworld'.