Michael Peña - Rotten Tomatoes

Michael Peña

Highest Rated:   100% Underwater Dreams (2014)
Lowest Rated:   0% Hell & Back (2015)
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Birthplace:   Chicago, Illinois, USA
Adept at essaying a broad array of roles, Michael Peña launched his career with guest appearances on such series as NYPD Blue, Homicide: Life on the Street, and ER, as well as longer stints on Felicity and The Shield. Though his big-screen work officially stretches back several years prior to Million Dollar Baby (2004), that Clint Eastwood-directed Best Picture winner represented Peña's first major Hollywood credit. His involvement only amounted to a small part, but he re-teamed with Baby scripter Paul Haggis for higher (supporting) billing in the latter's Crash (2005) -- also a Best Picture Winner, and this one a searing, acerbic indictment of inner-city racism. Peña scored one of his first leads under the aegis of director Oliver Stone, co-starring opposite Nicolas Cage in the taut, suspenseful thriller World Trade Center (2006) -- a docudrama about the two New York City Port Authority rescue workers trapped beneath the rubble of the fifth building when the towers fell. Peña followed it up with a turn as a genial, resourceful FBI agent who assists a government-conned scapegoat (Mark Wahlberg) in Antoine Fuqua's conspiracy thriller Shooter (2007), and essayed a key supporting role in director Robert Redford's ensemble drama Lions for Lambs, opposite Redford, Meryl Streep, and Tom Cruise. As the years followed, Peña would find continued success in comedy endeavours like Observe and Report, 30 Minutes or Less, and Tower Heist, as well as on the TV series Eastbown & Down.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Tom and Jerry
  • Actor
2020
8% Fantasy Island
  • Mr. Roarke
2020
14% Jexi
  • Actor
2019
84% Dora and the Lost City of Gold
  • Cole
2019
70% The Mule
  • Enforcer
2018
88% Ant-Man and the Wasp
  • Luis
2018
50% 12 Strong
  • Sam Diller
2018
No Score Yet Tráiler de 12 valientes
  • Sam Diller
2018
39% Extinction
  • Actor
2018
48% My Little Pony: The Movie
  • Grubber
$21.8M 2017
55% The Lego Ninjago Movie
  • Kai
$59M 2017
18% CHIPS
  • Frank "Ponch" Poncherello
$18.6M 2017
61% War on Everyone
  • Bob
$0.2M 2017
14% Collateral Beauty
  • Simon
$31M 2016
91% The Martian
  • Rick Martinez
$202.4M 2015
0% Hell & Back
  • Abigor the Demon
$0.2M 2015
27% Vacation
  • New Mexico Cop
$40.3M 2015
20% The Vatican Tapes
  • Father Lozano
2015
83% Ant-Man
  • Luis
$138.1M 2015
76% Fury
  • Trini "Gordo" Garcia
$72.7M 2014
54% Frontera
  • Miguel
$59.8k 2014
100% Underwater Dreams
  • Executive Producer
  • Narrator
2014
38% Cesar Chavez
  • Cesar Chavez
$5.6M 2014
92% American Hustle
  • Paco Hernandez/Sheik Abdullah
$99.2M 2013
67% Turbo
  • Tito
$81.2M 2013
32% Gangster Squad
  • Officer Navidad Ramirez
$46M 2013
No Score Yet Untitled Ice Cube/David O. Russell Project
  • Paco Hernandez/Sheik Abdullah
2013
85% End of Watch
  • Zavala
$39.1M 2012
66% The Good Doctor
  • Jimmy
$3.7k 2012
0% Nesting
  • Pedro's Friend
2012
67% Tower Heist
  • Enrique Dev'Reaux
$78.1M 2011
44% 30 Minutes or Less
  • Chango
$37.1M 2011
73% Everything Must Go
  • Frank Garcia
$2.8M 2011
36% Battle: Los Angeles
  • Joe Rincon
$83.6M 2011
84% The Lincoln Lawyer
  • Jesus Martinez
$58M 2011
No Score Yet Pinkville
  • Capt. Ernest Medina
2011
49% My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
  • Detective Vargas
2010
51% Observe and Report
  • Dennis
$24M 2009
37% The Lucky Ones
  • T.K.
$0.2M 2008
27% Lions for Lambs
  • Ernest Rodriguez
$15M 2007
47% Shooter
  • Agent Nick Memphis
$47M 2007
69% Babel
  • John Border Patrol
$34.3M 2006
67% World Trade Center
  • Will Jimeno
$70.3M 2006
No Score Yet Fifty Pills
  • Eduardo
2006
No Score Yet Walkout
  • Sal Castro
2006
40% Little Athens
  • Carlos
2006
43% Sueño
  • Jimmy
2005
91% Million Dollar Baby
  • Omar
$100.5M 2004
74% Crash
  • Daniel Ruiz
$55.4M 2004
34% The United States of Leland
  • Guillermo
$0.3M 2004
0% The Calcium Kid
  • Jose Mendez
2004
40% Love Object
  • Ramirez
2003
73% Buffalo Soldiers
  • Garcia
2001
No Score Yet Bellyfruit
  • Oscar
2000
25% Gone in 60 Seconds (Gone in Sixty Seconds)
  • Ignacio
$101M 2000
67% La Cucaracha
  • Orderly
1998
No Score Yet Boogie Boy
  • Drug Dealer
1997
35% Star Maps
  • Star Map Boy
1997
47% My Fellow Americans
  • Ernesto
1996
No Score Yet Running Free
  • Bunk
1994

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
88% Narcos: Mexico
2018
  • Enrique 'Kiki' Camarena
  • 2020
  • 2018
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Guest
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2017
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Late Late Show With James Corden
2015-2019
  • Guest
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
89% Narcos
2015-2017
  • Actor
  • 2018
No Score Yet The Chew
2011-2018
  • Guest
  • 2018
No Score Yet The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
  • 2018
No Score Yet The Daily Show With Trevor Noah
2015-2019
  • Guest
  • 2018
  • 2017
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Harry
2016-2018
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Today
2017
  • Guest
  • Actor
  • 2017
No Score Yet Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen
2009-2019
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show
2003
  • Guest
  • 2017
  • 2014
29% Chozen
2014
  • Voice
  • 2014
64% Gracepoint
2014
  • Mark Solano
  • 2014
91% Eastbound & Down
2009-2013
  • Jimmy Clay Sebastian Cisneros
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2010
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
  • Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet Lopez Tonight
2009-2011
  • Guest
  • 2011
82% My Name Is Earl
2005-2009
  • Circus
  • 2008
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
  • Barback
  • 2005
90% The Shield
2002-2008
  • Armando `Army' Renta
  • 2005
No Score Yet ER
1994-2009
  • Actor
  • 2003
47% The Twilight Zone
2002-2003
  • Noah
  • 2003
95% Andy Richter Controls the Universe
2002-2003
  • Patrick
  • 2002
No Score Yet The District
2000-2004
  • Sante
  • 2000
No Score Yet Felicity
1998-2002
  • Brian Burke Brian `Burky' Burke
  • 1999
No Score Yet Profiler
1996-2000
  • Alex Lopez
  • 1999
No Score Yet The Sentinel
1996-1999
  • Johnny Macado
  • 1998
  • 1997
91% Homicide: Life on the Street
1993-1999
  • Luis Carranza
  • 1998
  • 1996
84% NYPD Blue
1993-2005
  • Ferd
  • 1997
No Score Yet Touched by an Angel
1994-2003
  • Reynaldo
  • 1997

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