José Antonio Domínguez Banderas was born 10th August, 1960 in Benalmadena, Malaga.
At first he wanted to be a footballer, but he broke his left leg when he was 14.
Some years later he went to Madrid to make a career in the Spanish film industry, where he started to work as an actor in small theaters.
He has a very large filmography; here’s just a few highlights:
- The Mask of Zorro
- The Mariachi sequels
- Interview with the Vampire
- Take the Lead
- The Shrek sequels (Puss in Boots voice)