Edward James Almos
by nate bounds
in the beginning he dreamt of being a professional baseball player but then he later became a performer and he became a lead singer then after a while he decided to try acting usually playing as the bad guy.
he got his big act in zoot suit and after that his career grew sedately and then he started directing in 1992 and is still acting and directing.
his father was a Mexican immigrant and his mother was a Mexican American
in 1998 he won a academy award for best actor