Oscar Isaac Hernandez-Estrada was born on March 9, 1979 in the Republic of Guatemala. He is popularly known for his role in . He is commonly known as Oscar Isaac across the globe. Apart from acting, he is also a musician.
Oscar Isaac was born in Guatemala but was brought up in Miami, Florida. He studied at the Juilliard School in
. His mother was from Guatemala and father from Cuba. Oscar started his career as a musician. He was the lead guitarist and singer in his band, the Blinking Underdogs. Unlike other musicians, Oscar lived a straight edge life during his musical career. Oscar Isaac was regarded as a very notorious child. He was expelled at his school level for his tantrums. Oscar Isaac started his acting career at the local theater in Miami. He was selected for a play by artistic director John Rodaz to perform at the summer festival. Isaac graduated from the Juilliard School in 2005.
Isaac made his debut in 2002 featuring in the film All About the Benjamins. He was later seen in Lenny the Wonder Dog where he played the role of a detective. He became famous for his role in the 2006 film, The Nativity Story for which he won a Movie Guide Award for the film. In 2008, he was part of Che: Part One and Body of Lies. In 2009, he played the role of Jose Ramos-Horta in the film Balibo. His acting was praised in the film as he won an AACTA Award for Best Supporting Actor. He also received a nomination at the Australian Film Awards. He featured in 2011 hit maker
. Oscar Isaac’s became internationally popular with his role in the comedy-drama
Inside Llewyn Davis
. He won a total 11 awards for his performance. Also, he received nine more nominations. With Inside Llewyn Davis he created history at every award night. His next hit was A Most Violent Year in 2014. He won the National Review Award for Best Actor for his performance and two more nominations at separate award shows. He was in his prime for the second year running with the release of
. Oscar, played the role of Nathan Bateman for which he won six nominations and three awards. Oscar's biggest project was the Star Wars series. He played the role of Poe Dameron in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The film released in 2015 and was a big hit across the globe. Oscar Isaac has not done a lot of television work but from the few he did, he became immensely popular. His role as Nick Wasicsko in Show-Me Hero was loved worldwide He won the Golden Globe for Best Actor for the miniseries. The series was telecast on HBO to a worldwide audience. His previous notable series was, 2006 drama Law & Order. Oscar Isaac has been remarkable in his career. Today, he is amongst the most successful actors in the industry.
Oscar will feature in another popular series in 2016. He grabbed the role of a villain in X-Men: Apocalypse, which will release in 2016. He continues his association with Star Wars as he is filming for Star Wars-VIII which is scheduled to release in 2017. He is also filming for The Promise, which is also going to be released in 2016.