Danny Trejo

Danny Trejo


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 16-05-1944
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Denni Trekho
    Dan Trejo

  • Popularity: 36.10
  • Homepage: N/A


Dan Trejo (born May 16, 1944) is an American actor who has appeared in numerous Hollywood films, often as hypermasculine characters, villains and anti-heroes. Some of his notable films include Heat, Con Air, Machete, and Desperado, the latter two with frequent collaborator Robert Rodriguez.




Year Movie Character
2010 Machete as Machete
2009 The Boys of Ghost Town as Father
2005 Champion as Himself
2012 Sushi Girl as Scholmo
2002 Nightstalker as Officer Frank Luis
2010 The Lazarus Papers as Aroon
2012 Bad Ass as Frank Vega
2010 The Bill Collector as Frankie Gutierrez
2013 Machete Kills as Machete Cortez
2013 Dead in Tombstone as Guerrero
2019 Counterpunch as Manny Navarro
2014 Bullet as Frank
2013 Zombie Hunter as Jesús
2013 Tattoo Nation as Himself
2008 Valley of Angels as Hector
2013 The Contractor as Javier Reyes
2013 Pendejo (Idiot) as Pedro
2014 Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses as Frank Vega
2014 20 Ft Below: The Darkness Descending as Angel
2014 Voodoo Possession as Kross
2014 Vieques
2008 Jake's Corner
2010 Pastor Shepherd as Phil Harrison
2014 Strike One as Manny Garcia
1970 The Damned as Chimalle
2022 The Prey: Legend of Karnoctus as Vega
2014 Reaper as Jack
2015 Bad Asses on the Bayou as Frank Vega
2010 Beatdown as Marcus
2015 The Weight of Blood and Bones as Espada
2016 Boost as Roy Casares
2011 In the Shadow as Hermit
2016 Cyborg X as Captain Machine Gun
2013 Amelia's 25th as Don Javier
2016 Map of Hell as Himself
2017 Juarez 2045 as Angel Malvado
2017 All About the Money as Luis Diego
2016 Bridesman as Eduardo
2017 Dead Again in Tombstone as Guerrero
1970 Machete Kills Again... in Space as Machete
2018 #Roxy as Principal Castillo
2018 Death Race: Beyond Anarchy as Goldberg
2006 Propensity as Roy
2018 Silencer as Lenard "Big Daddy" Ochoa
2019 Bare Knuckle Brawler as Santo Ariza
2004 Turned Out: Sexual Assault Behind Bars as Narrator
2019 Grand-Daddy Day Care as Eduardo Hernandez
2019 Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo as Himself
2020 Bullets of Justice as Gravedigger
2021 Shadow of the Cat as Sombra
2015 Alcatraz Prison Escape: Deathbed Confession as Narrator (voice)
2020 Cover Me as Big Mike
2020 The Last Exorcist as Marco
2019 Every 9 Hours as Raul
1994 Victor One
2021 The Black Hole as Edmund
1970 Seven Cemeteries as Bravo
2022 Renegades as Sanchez
1970 1521 as Ferdinand Magellan
2022 Fire-Man's Fetish as Fire-Man
1998 Champions as Max Brito
2011 Cross as Lexavier
2011 Poolboy - Drowning Out the Fury as Ceasar
1998 Point Blank as Wallace
2012 The Cloth as Father Connely
2005 The Curse of El Charro as El Charro (Voice)
2010 Modus Operandi as Director Holiday
2012 Haunted High as Ortiz
2008 El Superstar: The Unlikely Rise of Juan Frances as E.J.
2013 Chavez Cage of Glory as Mando
2013 Force of Execution as Oso
2019 Black Licorice as Donicio
2015 Hope Lost as Marius
2015 The Night Crew as Aguilar
2015 No Way Out as Don Caceres
2015 4Got10 as Mateo Perez
2009 Cowboy Dreams as Lobo
2016 Vigilante Diaries as Crazy Joe
2017 Cross Wars as Murete
2010 Shoot the Hero as Crazy Joe
2015 East LA Interchange as narrator
2017 Avenge the Crows as Antonio
2018 Survivor's Guide to Prison as Himself
2018 Bully as Manny
2020 Lumpia: With a Vengeance as Reyes
2021 The Rebels of PT-218 as Seaman Edgar 'Cookie' Orozco
2021 American Sicario as Pedro
2022 VampFather as Vampfather
2021 Comedy Chingonas as Self - Host
2022 Caroltyn as Wells
2022 Escándalo Secreto En Plena Cuarentena as MMR, Mario Machin Rin
2022 The Legend of Johnny Jones as El Muerte
1970 Smile or Hug
1999 Inferno as Johnny Six Toes
2000 Animal Factory as Vito
2010 The Killing Jar as Jimmy
2004 Lost as Edward James Archer
2011 Recoil as Drayke
1997 Dilemma as Rudy Salazar
2013 Death Race: Inferno as Goldberg
2014 Preggoland as Pedro
2015 VANish as Carlos
2013 The Insomniac as Jairo Torres
2014 Beyond the Game
2015 The Burning Dead as Night Wolf
2010 Boston Girls as Uncle Reggie
2006 Living the Dream as Chuck
2016 Range 15 as Zombie Trejo
2016 1st Strike as Manny Garcia
2018 Gone Are the Days as River Man
2016 Chronology as Jackhammer
2011 The Black Mamba as The Crippler
2022 The Legend of La Llorona as Jorge
2007 The Blue Rose as Junk
2019 The Margarita Man as Dr. Valenzuela
2020 Pistolera as Indio
2008 Necessary Evil as Barro
2001 Bubble Boy as Slim
2007 Furnace as Fury
2011 House of the Rising Sun as Carlos
2010 Death Race 2 as Goldberg
2008 Ranchero as Capone
2014 Throwdown as Tattoo
2017 McDick as Oscar
2015 3-Headed Shark Attack as Max Burns
2015 A Horse Story as Moonlight (voice)
2015 Sock 'Em Dead as Self - Host
1992 Sex Crimes as Palmer
2019 Wish Man as Jose
2020 Final Kill as Francesco
2010 Predators: Moments of Extraction as Cuchillo (Voice)
2021 Death Rider in the House of Vampires as Bela Latigo
2021 Pups Alone as Vinnie P (voice)
2006 Seven Mummies as Apache
2008 Alone in the Dark 2 as Perry
2005 The Crow: Wicked Prayer as Harold
2002 Beat the Devil as Bob
2011 Violet & Daisy as Russ
2009 Babysitters Beware as Clyde / The Guard
2012 Bro' as Gilbert
2018 Frat Pack as Dirty
2007 Delta Farce as Carlos Santana
2011 Blacktino as Rogelio
2008 D.O.P.E. - Death Or Prison Eventually as Narrator
2008 Railroad to Hell: A Chinaman's Chance as Manolo
2019 The Short History of the Long Road as Miguel
2019 The Outsider as Carlos
2001 Skippy as Hitman
2022 It’s A Wonderful Binge
2003 Once Upon a Time in Mexico as Cucuy
2000 Reindeer Games as Jumpy
2008 Toxic as Antoine
2010 Shadows in Paradise as Matador
1996 Jaguar as Kumare
1991 The Last Hour as Spider
2013 Ticket to Vegas as Mister Chich
1987 Penitentiary III as See Veer
1997 Los Locos as Manuel Batista
2002 Do It for Uncle Manny as Pedro
2019 Madness in the Method as Danny
2018 Fury of the Fist and the Golden Fleece as Nino Grande
2013 Five Thirteen as El Loco
2019 Acceleration as Santos
2011 Dark Games as Archie
1998 The Replacement Killers as Collins
1994 Against the Wall as Luis
1999 From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money as Razor Eddie
2002 Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams as Machete
2010 Predators as Cuchillo
2009 The Grind as Nicholi Guzman
2006 Snoop Dogg's Hood of Horror as Derelict
2012 Rise of the Zombies as Caspian
1994 Mi Vida Loca as Frank
2006 Tennis Anyone? as Hector
2007 On Bloody Sunday as The Ref
2010 Predators: The Chosen as Cuchillo
1999 Soundman as Duce's Father
1991 Doublecrossed as Lito
1996 From Dusk Till Dawn as Razor Charlie
1999 From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter as Razor Charlie
2007 Smiley Face as Albert
2006 Slayer as Montegna
2011 Spy Kids: All the Time in the World as Uncle Machete
2014 In the Blood as Big Biz
1998 Six Days Seven Nights as Pierce
2013 American Lowrider as The O.G.
2017 Maximum Impact as Don Sanchez
2018 American Nightmares as Mister Malevolent
2017 BorderCross
2020 HA Festival: The Art of Comedy
2016 Good Fortune as Self
1970 Occupation Rainfall: Chapter 2
2009 The Line as Mario
2009 The Haunted World of El Superbeasto as Rico (voice)
1997 Anaconda as Poacher
2006 Sherrybaby as Dean Walker
2009 Eyeborgs as G-Man
2007 Urban Justice as El Chivo
1991 Femme Fatale as Toshi
2011 A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas as Mr. Perez
1995 The Stranger as Hawk
2014 Reach Me as Vic
2006 National Lampoon's TV: The Movie as Crow
2002 xXx as El Jefe
2009 Official Rejection as Himself
2019 Big Kill as General Morales
2019 Slasher Party as Danny Trejo
2021 The House Next Door: Meet the Blacks 2
1989 Cage as Costello's Bodyguard
2022 Minions: The Rise of Gru as Stronghold (voice)
2014 Scooby-Doo! Ghastly Goals as Reynaldo (voice)
2022 Green Ghost and the Masters of the Stone as Master Gin
1995 Desperado as Navajas
2015 L.A. Slasher as The Drug Dealer #2
2016 Storks as Jasper (voice)
2005 Chasing Ghosts as Carlos Santiago
1995 Dead Badge as El Tango Bartender
2007 Halloween as Ismael Cruz
2009 Fanboys as The Chief
2013 Courier from 'Paradise'
2015 The Ridiculous 6 as Cicero
2016 Mostly Ghostly 3: One Night in Doom House as Mr. Morgo
1991 Carnal Crimes as Ticket Agent
2016 Halloweed as Patch
1989 Bail Out as Mean
2010 Gun as Frankie Makina
2001 Spy Kids as Machete
2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Bartender
1987 Death Wish 4: The Crackdown as Art Sanella
2017 Murder In The Woods as Sheriff Lorenzo
2012 Breaking Wind as Billy Black
1993 12:01 as Prisoner
2006 Death Row as Priest
2008 Michael Lives: The Making of 'Halloween' as Self
2005 Venice Underground as Papi
2005 The Devil's Rejects as Rondo
2002 13 Moons as Hoodlum #2
2015 Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini as Himself
2007 Battle for Terra as Elder Barum (voice)
1993 Sunset Grill as Young Mexican
2019 3 from Hell as Rondo
2019 To Hell and Back: The Making of 3 From Hell as Himself
2020 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run as El Diablo
2015 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Renegade Rampage as Newtralizer (voice)
2005 The Making of ‘Heat’ as Self
1995 Heat as Trejo
1997 Con Air as "Johnny-23"
2006 High Hopes as Shady
1990 Guns as Tong
1993 Last Light as 2nd Inmate
1990 Marked for Death as Hector
1988 Bulletproof as Sharkey
2014 The Book of Life as Skeleton Luis (voice)
1993 Love, Cheat & Steal as Cuban
2003 The Big Empty as Lt. Gates
1994 Criminal Passion as Construction Worker
2017 Puss in Book: Trapped in an Epic Tale as El Moco (voice)
2017 Not a War Story
1997 Trojan War as Scarface
2013 Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel as Venom (voice)
2000 The Bill Paid Off as Secuestrador 1 (as Daniel Trejo)
2019 Slayer: The Repentless Killogy as Danny
2014 Habla Men as Self
2022 Good Mourning as Method Cameo
1985 Runaway Train as Boxer
1992 Nails as Las Virgenes bartender
2002 The Salton Sea as Little Bill
2003 Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over as Machete
1989 Lock Up as Chink's Gang Member
1993 Bound by Honor as Geronimo
2008 The Art of Travel as Limo Driver
2009 The Face Is Familiar as Himself
1993 Doppelganger as Hard Hat
1987 Terminal Exposure as man in crowd (uncredited)
2022 A Tale of Two Guns as Junior
2019 Cross: Rise of the Villains as Muerte
2014 Muppets Most Wanted as Danny Trejo
2020 American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules as Mr. Garcia the Janitor
2007 Planet Terror as Machete
2021 Donny's Bar Mitzvah as Self
1991 Wedlock as Tough Prisoner #1
2018 Illegal Civilization 3 as Self
1991 Whore as Tattoo Artist
1989 Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects as Prison Inmate
2022 Clerks III as Auditioner
2007 Grindhouse as Machete (segment "Planet Terror")
2021 Muppets Haunted Mansion as Ghost of Huet
2019 Dora and the Lost City of Gold as Boots (voice)
2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie as Bartender
1990 Maniac Cop 2 as Prisoner
1987 The Hidden as Prisoner
2007 Heckler as Self
2000 Animal Factory
2022 VampFather
Photo Name Department
2009 Modern Family (2 episode) as Gus
2004 Desperate Housewives (4 episode)
2001 Alias (1 episode) as Emilio Vargas
1997 King of the Hill (1 episode) as Victor Velasquez (voice)
2004 Stargate Atlantis (1 episode)
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (2 episode)
2003 Kingpin (1 episode)
2001 Grounded for Life (1 episode)
2000 The District (1 episode) as Self
2008 Breaking Bad (2 episode) as Tortuga
2008 Sons of Anarchy (14 episode) as Romero 'Romeo' Parada
2002 Monk (1 episode)
2006 Heist (1 episode)
2007 Burn Notice (1 episode)
2002 George Lopez (1 episode)
1993 The X-Files (1 episode) as Cesar Ocampo
1989 Baywatch (1 episode)
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode)
2007 Blood Ties (1 episode)
2007 El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera (1 episode)
1997 Brooklyn South (1 episode)
2010 Young Justice (2 episode) as Bane (voice)
2013 Circus Halligalli (1 episode)
2009 NCIS: Los Angeles (1 episode) as Tuhon
2001 The Hire (1 episode) as Bob
2013 Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown (1 episode) as Self
2016 Angie Tribeca (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Fluffy's Food Adventures (1 episode) as Himself
2013 Rick and Morty (1 episode) as Jaguar (voice)
1992 Renegade (1 episode) as Freddie
2014 The Flash (3 episode) as Breacher
2013 Mickey Mouse (1 episode) as Piñata Boss (voice)
2018 Big City Greens (3 episode) as Vasquez (voice)
2019 What We Do in the Shadows (1 episode) as Danny
1998 The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1 episode) as Harold
2019 Lights Out with David Spade (1 episode) as Self
2019 Seis Manos (8 episode) as Baldemar / El Balde (voice)
2019 The Kelly Clarkson Show (1 episode) as Himself
2010 The Good Guys (20 episode) as Alfredo
2005 Bones (1 episode) as Bishop Edward Galano
2005 American Dad! (1 episode) as Mexican Thugs (voice)
1999 Family Guy (1 episode) as (voice)
2013 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (1 episode) as Oscar Diaz
2020 Muppets Now (1 episode) as Danny Trejo
2014 Misfit Garage (1 episode)
2005 Unscripted (1 episode) as Himself
2010 Epic Rap Battles of History (1 episode) as himself
2017 American Gods (3 episode) as Mr. World
2020 Paragon: The Shadow Wars (1 episode) as Kincaid
2014 Running Wild with Bear Grylls (1 episode) as Self
2008 The Wendy Williams Show (1 episode) as Self
2021 American Horror Stories (1 episode) as Santa
1999 Family Guy (1 episode) as Clint Beltran (voice)
2021 Maya and the Three (9 episode) as Cabrakan (voice)
1997 King of the Hill (6 episode) as Enrique (voice)
1997 King of the Hill (1 episode) as Enrique / Octavio (voice)
1997 King of the Hill (1 episode) as Lifeguard / Waiter (voice)
1997 King of the Hill (1 episode) as (voice)
2005 American Dad! (1 episode) as (voice)
2015 New Looney Tunes (2 episode) as Lieutenant (voice)
2021 Masters of the Universe: Revelation (1 episode) as Ram Man (voice)
2021 The Book of Boba Fett (1 episode) as Rancor Keeper
2015 Pig Goat Banana Cricket (1 episode) as Filthy the Foot (voice)
2007 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (1 episode) as Criminal
2008 The Spectacular Spider-Man (1 episode) as Ox (voice)
2019 Victor and Valentino (3 episode) as Paco (voice)
2019 Victor and Valentino (2 episode) as The Cupcake Man (voice)
2018 The Conners (1 episode) as Tito
2022 Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend (1 episode) as Self - Guest Judge

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