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Héctor Ortega

Héctor Ortega

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Birthday: Jan 12, 1939

Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Hector Ortega was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Ortega began his acting career with roles in such films as the drama "El Rincon de las Virgenes" (1972) with Alfonso Arau, the comedic adaptation "Calzonzin Inspector" (1974) with Alfonso Arau and the drama "Mariana, Mariana" (1987) with Pedro Armendariz Jr.. He also appeared in the crime picture "El Costo de la Vida" (1989) with Rafael Sánchez Navarro. In the nineties, Ortega devoted his time to various credits, such as "Matan a Chinto" with Pedro Armendariz Jr. (1990), "Men At Work" (1990) and "La Leyenda de una Mascara" (1991). He also worked on "Like Water for Chocolate" with Marco Leonardi (1993) and "Dollar Mambo" (1995). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the comedic drama "Mujeres Insumisas" (1995) with Patricia Reyes Spindola, the Maria Elena Velasco comedy "Las Delicias del Poder" (1999) and the Osvaldo Benavides comedy "Por la libre" (2000). He also appeared in "Francisca" (2002) with Ulrich Noethen. Ortega most recently acted in the Cecilia Roth comedy adaptation "Lucia Lucia" (2003).

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NO ERES TU, SOY YO, from left: Eugenio Derbez, Hector Ortega, 2010. ©Lions Gate

Filmography

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No Score Yet No Score Yet Curse of the Mayans Padre Grosjean (Character) - 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lucía, Lucía The Cannibal (Character) $267.5K 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet Francisca Unknown (Character) - 2002
No Score Yet 63% Dust to Dust Felipe (Character) - 2000
No Score Yet 80% Las Delicias del Poder Santos Barboza (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet La paloma de Marsella Unknown (Character) - 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Algunas nubes Unknown (Character) - 1993
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dollar Mambo Writer - 1993
No Score Yet No Score Yet ¡Maten a Chinto! Inés (Character) - 1990
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cost of Living Unknown (Character) - 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cuentos de príncipes y princesas Unknown (Character) - 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet La Palomilla en Vacaciones Misteriosas Director - 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet La Palomilla al Rescate Unknown (Character) - 1976
No Score Yet No Score Yet Vals sin fin Unknown (Character) - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet El Premio Nobel Del Amor Unknown (Character) - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet Nest of Virgins Gobernador (Character) - 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Barefoot Eagle Trabajador factoria/Policia de transito (Character) - 1969