Tomas Arana

Tomas Arana
He co-starred as Quintus in Ridley Scott's Gladiator (2000), the Dreamworks-Universal movie and winner of five Oscars, including Best Picture, co-starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Richard Harris, Derek Jacobi, and Oliver Reed. Three of Tomas Arana's more recent films are: La volpe a tre zampe (2005), directed by Sandro Dionisio, a Teatri Uniti (Angelo Curti)/Cattelya Production that co-stars Miranda Otto, Angela Luce, and Nadja Uhl; Outpatient (2002), directed by Alec Carlin, with Justin Kirk and Catherine Kellner and the Jean-Claude Van Damme action film, Derailed (2002), directed by Bob Misiorowski. He was in Chimera (2001), directed by Pappi Corsicato, with Iaia Forte and Tommaso Ragno. He has appeared in more than 40 films, ranging from large budget Hollywood Studio pictures to Independent films in both the U.S. and Europe. His studio pictures include L.A. Confidential (1997) (as Bruening, a rogue cop), The Bodyguard (1992) (as Portman, Kevin Costner's antagonist and Whitney Houston's assassin), The Hunt for Red October (1990) (as Loginov, the Russian Saboteur), Tombstone (1993), and First Kid (1996). He played Lazarus in Martin Scorsese's controversial The Last Temptation of Christ (1988). He was also featured in the Sundance-developed Wildflowers (1999), an independent film by Melissa Painter starring Clea DuVall and Daryl Hannah. Arana has played leading and supporting roles in over 30 European productions including films by directors such as Lina Wertmüller, Liliana Cavani, Carlo Verdone, Michele Soavi and with one of Japan's most successful directors: Koreyoshi Kurahara in the Toho production See You (1988). In theatre, Arana was the producer as well as a leading actor in the internationally acclaimed Theatre Company Falso Movimento, based in Naples, Italy. Under Arana and the artistic director Mario Martone (now a major Italian Film Director), Falso Movimento won many awards including Best Play of the Year, Best Set Design and the prestigious Mondello Prize. The company toured worldwide for more than nine years at major International Festivals including London, Frankfurt, New York, Los Angeles, Madrid, Barcelona, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Jerusalem, and others. Tomas Arana grew up in San Francisco and studied classical theatre at its prestigious American Conservatory Theatre, afterwards relocating to New York and acting in off-Broadway productions. He then hitchhiked throughout Europe and ended up living in Naples, Italy, where he worked in the Lucio Amelio Art Gallery, working with such artists as Warhol, Rauschenberg, Beuys, Richter, Longobardi, Clemente, Gilbert & George, etc. Andy Warhol painted his portrait, which is now part of his extensive art collection. He has both U.S. and Italian citizenship. He is married and has two sons. IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous
Name Tomas Arana
Also Known As Thomas Clifford Arana
Birthday 1955-04-03
Gender Male
Homepage http://www.tomasarana.com/
IMDB Tomas Arana profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Auburn, California, USA
As: Quintus
2000-05-01
Gladiator...
As: Greg Portman
1992-11-25
The Bodyguard...
As: Martin Marshall
2004-07-23
The Bourne Supremacy...
As: Jeff
2004-10-09
Frankenfish...
As: Evan
1990-08-22
The Church...
As: Michele
1992-03-20
Body Puzzle...
As: Aronson
2004-12-03
This Girl's Life...
As: Wade
2000-03-04
Wildflowers...
As: Damon
1991-03-01
The Sect...
As: Mason Cole
2002-05-19
Derailed...
As: Jeff Evans
2011-02-04
The Roommate...
As: Munroe
2010-04-16
Mission London...
As: Unknown
1997-01-01
Last Cut...
As: Vincent Omen
1988-01-01
The Prince of Terror...
As: Raymond Toom
2004-01-01
Legami sporchi...
As: Massimo
2007-09-22
Gladiator of Pompeii...
As: Unknown
2001-05-26
Chimera...
As: Unknown
2013-12-02
The President's Staf...
As: August Dailermann
2004-05-21
The Hungarian Servan...
As: Man in Tan Coat
2011-03-08
Limitless...
As: Gavros
1988-11-02
Domino...
As: Ben Zion Gulkowitz
2008-12-31
Defiance...
As: Angelo Buono
2006-01-10
Rampage: The Hillsid...
As: Augustine
2014-08-22
The Possession of Mi...
As: Loginov
1990-03-02
The Hunt for Red Oct...
As: Kree Ambassador
2014-08-01
Guardians of the Gal...
As: Nigel
2005-03-07
Private Property...
As: Breuning - Dudley's
1997-09-19
L.A. Confidential...
As: Wayne's Lawyer
2012-07-20
The Dark Knight Rise...
As: Unknown
2004-09-12
Lonely Place...
As: Lord Montague
2013-10-07
Romeo & Juliet...
As: Frank Stillwell
1993-12-25
Tombstone...
As: onorevole Fragalà
2016-03-31
Ustica: The Missing ...
As: Porter
1988-02-11
Intimacy...
As: Marco
1993-01-01
The Final Scoop...
As: Vice-Adm. Frank J. '
2001-05-21
Pearl Harbor...
As: The Warden
1995-10-10
Over the Line...
As: Unknown
2017-04-06
MMA Love Never Dies...
As: Gabor
1987-12-19
My Sister and I...
As: The General
2004-02-01
The Three-Legged Fox...
As: Lorenzo Fieschi
2010-04-13
Colpo di fulmine...
As: Jordan Barrett
1998-01-01
Heartwood...
As: Washington DC Report
2017-10-13
American Satan...
As: Unknown
1990-05-04
Panama Sugar...
As: Pais
1989-01-24
Rosso di sera...
As: Corvallis
2013-12-30
Project: S.E.R.A....
As: Unknown
2002-09-23
CSI: Miami...
As: DNI Adam Weatherly
2014-01-07
Intelligence...
As: Unbekannter Mann
2013-04-07
Verbrechen...
As: Rick McCabe
1997-07-20
The Hunger...
As: Unbekannter Mann (Ep
2013-04-07
Verbrechen...
As: Unknown
2008-01-01
Rebecca, la prima mo...