Jimmy Smits

9 Jul 1955

Actor

Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is an American actor. Smits is perhaps best known for his roles as attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, as NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s police drama NYPD Blue, and as U.S. Congressman (and later President of the United States) Matt Santos on The West Wing. He is also notable for his portrayal of Bail Organa in the Star Wars prequel trilogy, and Miguel Prado in Dexter. In the fall of 2010, he starred in NBC's short-lived series Outlaw, about a U.S. Supreme Court justice who leaves the bench to return to practicing law.

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Filmography (22 titles)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Bail Organa)
(movie, 2009)
···Mother and Child
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paco)
(movie, 2007)
···The Jane Austen Book Club
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Daniel)
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure, Action
Role: Actor (as Senator Bail Organa)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Senator Bail Organa)
(movie, 2000)
···Bless the Child
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Agemt John Travis)
(movie, 2000)
···The Million Dollar Hotel
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Geronimo)
(movie, 2000)
···Price of Glory
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Arturo Ortega)
Genre: Family
Role: Actor (as Old King Cole)
(movie, 1997)
···Murder in Mind
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Peter Walker)
(movie, 1995)
···My Family, Mi Familia
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Jimmy)
(movie, 1995)
···Solomon & Sheba
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as King Solomon)
(movie, 1994)
···The Cisco Kid
Genre: Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Cisco Kid)
(movie, 1993)
···Gross Misconduct
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Justin Thorne)
(movie, 1993)
···The Tommyknockers
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Jim 'Gard' Gardner)
(movie, 1992)
···The Broken Cord
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as David Norwell)
(movie, 1991)
···Switch
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Walter Stone)
(movie, 1991)
···Fires Within
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Nestor)
(movie, 1989)
···Old Gringo
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gen. Tomas Arroyo)
(movie, 1988)
···Glitz
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Vincent Marra)
(movie, 1987)
···The Believers
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tom Lopez)
(movie, 1986)
···Running Scared
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Julio Gonzales)