Santiago Segura

17 Jul 1965

Actor, Director, Writer, Producer

Born in Madrid, Santiago Segura started his career by making his first short movie at the age of fourteen. After studying Arts in Madrid, he finally decided to become a filmmaker. His first short film Relatos de la medianoche (1989) was made with a budget of only 7.000 pts. (about 60 dollars). After that, he appeared as a contestant in several Spanish TV quiz shows, such as

Locos por la tele (1990) and No te rías, que es peor (1990). With the money he made of those appareances, he directed Evilio. (1992) and shortly after, Perturbado (1993), winning a Goya for the best short film in 1994. His last short film is the sequel Evilio vuelve (El purificador) (1994). He's a very good friend of the Spanish director

Álex de la Iglesia and he has appeared in all of his films. In 1998, he directed his firt feature film, the smashing hit Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998).

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Filmography (29 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Sin rodeos
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 2017)
···47 Meters Down
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Benjamin)
(movie, 2017)
···Casi leyendas
Genre: Music, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Axel)
(movie, 2015)
···Mi gran noche
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2015)
···Pos eso
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
By: Sam
Role: Actor (as Obispo (voice))
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2013)
···Gente en sitios
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 2013)
···Las brujas de Zugarramurdi
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Miren)
(movie, 2013)
···Pacific Rim
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Wizened Man)
(movie, 2011)
···La chispa de la vida
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as David Solar)
(movie, 2011)
···Jack and Jill
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2011)
···Torrente 4
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Director
(movie, 2010)
···Balada triste de trompeta
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Payaso tonto)
(movie, 2008)
···Manolete
Genre: Drama, Romance, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Guillermo)
(movie, 2008)
···Astérix aux Jeux Olympiques
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Doktormabus)
(movie, 2005)
···Torrente 3: El protector
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 2004)
6.0Hellboy
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Train Driver)
(movie, 2003)
···Beyond Re-Animator
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Speedball)
(movie, 2002)
···Blade II
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Rush)
(movie, 2002)
···Asesino en serio
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Padre Gorkisolo)
(movie, 2001)
···Chica de Río
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Paulo)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···Muertos de risa
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Nino)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 1998)
···La niña de tus ojos
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Castillo)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Director
(movie, 1997)
···Perdita Durango
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Shorty Dee)
(movie, 1995)
···El día de la bestia
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as José María)
(movie, 1993)
···Acción mutante
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Ezequiel)