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Ricardo Montalban

Ricardo Montalban

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Also Known As: Died: January 14, 2009
Born: November 25, 1920 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Mexico City, Mexico Profession: Cast ...
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1941:
First appeared on stage in "Her Cardboard Lover" opposite Tallulah Bankhead
1941:
Short film debut, "He's a Latin from Staten Island"
1942:
Returned to Mexico after mother's death and made feature debut in "El Verdugo de Sevilla"
1947:
Signed a contract with MGM studios
1947:
Made US feature debut in the musical, "Fiesta"; had a memorable dance scene with a young Cyd Charisse
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Appeared regularly on NBC's anthology series "The Loretta Young Show"
1955:
Appeared on Broadway in the short-lived, "Seventh Heaven"
1957:
Starred in the Broadway musical "Jamaica," opposite Lena Horne
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Played Zachary Powers on "Dynasty II: The Colbys"
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Appeared in commercials for Chrysler Cordoba
1991:
Announced his intention to run for the presidency of Nosotros
1993:
Underwent operation in July to take care of a hemorrhage on his spine; was bedridden for a month and subsequently needed a walker
1994:
Began working on the Aaron Spelling-produced series, "Heaven Help Us"; played an angel, supplying a voice much of the time and making most of his occasional appearances sitting down
2002:
Cast as Grandpa Cortez in "Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams"
2003:
Reprised Grandpa Cortez role in "Spy Kids 3D: Game Over"
2006:
Voiced the head of the Ant Council in "The Ant Bully," a computer-animated film directed by John Davis
1957:
Played a Kabuki theater actor in the Oscar-winning film "Sayonara"
1965:
Served as vice president of the Screen Actors Guild
1966:
Co-starred with Debbie Reynolds in "The Singing Nun"
1969:
First TV-movie, "The Pigeon" (ABC)
1972:
Appeared in the Broadway production of "Don Juan in Hell"
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Became a commercial spokesman for Ford Motors in the late 1970s
1978:
Best-known for the role of Mr. Roarke in the Aaron Spelling-produced series "Fantasy Island" (ABC)
1982:
Played the role of Khan Noonien Singh in "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan"
1984:
Cast as The Sheik's father in the comedy film, "Cannonball Run II"
1985:
Portrayed shipping tycoon Zachary Powers in the "Dynasty" spinoff series, "The Colbys" (ABC)
1988:
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
1995:
Had a recurring role as the voice of Armondo Gutierrez in "Freakazoid!" (Kids' WB!)
2002:
Voiced SeƱor Senior Sr. on the Disney Channel's animated series "Kim Possible"
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Played the grandfather in both "Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams" (2002) and "Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over" (2003)
2006:
Voiced the Head of Council in the animated film, "The Ant Bully"

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