Joaquim de Almeida


1957-03-15 (66 years old) Lisbon, Portugal

  • Studied theater and cinema at Lisbon Conservatory.
  • Moved to New York City at the age of 19 in 1976.
  • Trained with Lee Strasberg at the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, studied script interpretation with Stella Adler, and spent time studying at the Actors Studio.
  • Was given a scholarship to New York University by Nicolas Ray, the director of Rebel Without a Cause.