Luis Tosar

Profession: Actor
Luis Tosar
Real name: Luis López Tosar
Birthdate: October 13, 1971
Age: 49 years
Country: Spain Spain
Horoscope: Libra


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Luis Tosar Nominations & Awards


 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
   (Cell 211)
 - Best Leading Actor WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actor WINNER
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actor NOMINATED
 - Best Upcoming Actor NOMINATED

Mar del Plata Film Festival

 - Best Actor - Silver Astor WINNER

San Sebastián Film Festival

 - Silver Shell - Best Actor WINNER
Luis López Tosar is an Spanish Actor. He has won three Goya Awards, an Mar del Plata International Film Festival and an San Sebastián International Film Festival. He's known for Cell 211 (2009), Mondays in the Sun (2002) and ma ma (2015).

All Movies of Luis Tosar

  • Eye For An Eye
    A drug dealer looking for rest. A nurse looking for revenge. A crossroads where no one is safe.
    Spain  2019
  • Out in the Open
    A boy escaped from home, listening, crouched in the depths of his hiding place, the cries of the men who seek him. When the game passes, what remains before him is an infinite and arid plain that he must cross if he wants to get a...
    Character: Pastor
    Spain  2019
  • Gun City
    In 1921 a tough cop is sent from Madrid to Barcelona to locate stolen military weaponry.
    Character: Aníbal Uriarte
    Spain  2018
  • Ola de crímenes
    Leyre is a wealthy woman who lives in a Neguri villa, whose tranquility is broken when her teenage son kills her ex-husband in a fit of anger. With the intention of protecting her only son, she tries to hide the crime from the Ert...
    Character: Cosme
    Spain  2018
  • Escape Plan
    A thief expert with blowtorch is hired by a group of the Russian mob for a bank assault.
    Character: Teniente
    Spain  2017
  • Toro
    Toro (Spanish for "Bull") is a young con man and the right hand of Romano, a powerful mob boss in Torremolinos, Málaga (Andalusia, south to Spain). After Toro decides to leave Romano to get a life free of crime, his las...
    Character: López
    Spain  2016
  • To Steal From a Thief
    A rainy morning in Valencia, Spain, a group of armed thieves led by El Uruguayo is set to rob a bank.
    Spain  2016
  • 1898. Los últimos de Filipinas
    The Siege of Baler (July 1, 1898 – June 2, 1899) was a battle of the Philippine Revolution and concurrently the Spanish–American War and the Philippine–American War. Filipino revolutionaries laid siege to a fortified church ...
    Spain  2016
  • Retribution
    A bank executive receives an anonymous phone call informing him he has just a few hours to obtain a large amount of money or a bomb under his seat will explode.
    Character: Carlos
    Spain  2015
  • A cambio de nada
    16 years-old Dario got away from home, running from his familiar hell. Luismi, his unconditional friend, Caralimpia, a poor looser in a winners suit and Antonia, an old lady that collects abandoned furniture in her three weeler wi...
    Character: Padre Darío
    Spain  2015
  • ma ma
    Nervously waiting a few months after finding a lump in one breast, Magda (Penelope Cruz) finally drags herself to see her gynecologist, Julian (Asier Etxeandia), who soon delivers the bad news: She will need a mastectomy, preceded...
    Spain  2015
  • Murieron por encima de sus posibilidades
    Five common or garden citizens, from a country pretty much identical to our own, see their lives ripped apart by the economic crisis. With nothing more to lose, they come up with a crazy plan to save the Spanish and world economy:...
    Spain  2014
  • Shrew's Nest
    Set in post-Civil War Spain, the story follows two sisters, agoraphobe Montse (Macarena Gomez) and younger sister Elisa (Nadia de Santiago), who live together in a shared flat. Things take a turn for the sinister when Montse finds...
    Character: Padre
    Spain  2014
  • El Niño
    The story stars two teenagers on the one side, El Niño and El Compi, who want to enter the world of drug trafficking, and two police officers on the other, Jesús and Eva, who have been trying to eradicate the drug trafficking ne
    Character: Jesús
    Spain  2014
  • Cólera (S)
    Cholera: m. pat. Acute and very serious epidemic contagious disease.
    Spain  2013
  • A Night in Old Mexico
    Forced to give up his land and his only home, cantankerous Texas rancher Red Bovie isn't about to go quietly to the dismal trailer park that's all he can now afford, and instead goes off with his grandson Gally - son of his long-e...
    Character: Panamá
    United States  2013
  • Operación E
    A thriller centered on a family taken hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.
    Spain  2012
  • A Gun in Each Hand
    A comedy centered on eight men in their 40s, all with identity crises.
    Character: L.
    Spain  2012
  • Crebinsky
    Torrential rain causes the river to swell, flooding a village. The Crebinsky brothers and their cow miraculously save their lives when they are swept away by the current. They end up somewhere along the coast. That is where they g...
    Spain  2011
  • Sleep Tight
    César works as a doorman in a Barcelona apartment building. He goes about his day to day work mainly unnoticed by the residents of the building, but he pays close attention to them. He knows all the intimate details of their live...
    Character: César
    Spain  2011
  • Mr. Nice
    The life story of Howard Marks (Rhys Ifans), an elite British drug smuggler. Marks, known as “Mr. Nice”, is a legend. International drug trafficker, spy, nuclear physicist, school teacher, money launderer… his portfolio of p...
    United Kingdom  2010
  • Lope
    A chronicle of the life of Lope de Vega (1562-1635), the Spanish playwright who dominated Spain's early Golden Age of theater.
    Spain  2010
  • Even the Rain
    TAMBIEN LA LLUVIA sets up an intriguing dialogue about Spanish imperialism through incidents taking place some 500 years apart, while examining the personal belief systems of the members of a film crew headed by director Sebastian...
    Spain  2010
  • The Limits of Control
    The Limits of Control is the story of a mysterious loner (played by Mr. De Bankolé), a stranger, whose activities remain meticulously outside the law. He is in the process of completing a job, yet he trusts no one, and his object...
    Character: Man with Violin
    United States  2009
  • Cell 211
    An acclaimed spanish movie in which a newly hired prison officer (Alberto Ammann) finds himself in the midst of a prison riot after an unforeseen turn of events. With the inmates around him unaware of his position, he must pretend...
    Spain  2009
  • Hotel Tívoli
    Following the fortuitous route of a lighter, lost by its occasional owners in different places around the world, a funny and emotive story of stories is built with the common denominator of romantic relationships, the “amour fou...
    Spain  2007
  • Celia's Lives
    At the end of a street party, Celia fails in her attempted suicide on the railway tracks. That same night, a young girl is found raped and murdered nearby. A policeman, Miguel Ángel, starts investing the case, leading him to Celi...
    Spain  2006
  • Miami Vice
    Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx are respectively starring as Detectives Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs in the big-screen adaptation of the 1980s NBC series. Ricardo Tubbs (Jamie Foxx) is urbane and dead smart. He lives with Bron...
    United States  2006
  • Aupa Etxebeste!
    Patricio Etxebeste owns a beret-making factory. An important local figure, he is standing for mayor in the upcoming elections. What nobody knows is that he is completely ruined and can't even pay for his yearly holiday.
    Spain  2005
  • One day in Europe
    Moscow: As if she doesn’t have enough problems, her taxi driver, instead of bringing her to her hotel, abandons Kate in a bad neighborhood…where she is robbed. Elena, an elder but street-wise denizen of the district, has seen ...
    Germany  2005
  • Your Next Life
    Two Cantabrian dairy farmers have a longstanding disagreement over a debt one owes to the other. Gildo owes Severo and tries to pay him off with a calf from his beautiful milk cow Vanessa, which is brought over to his farm by his ...
    Spain  2004
  • Unconscious
    Barcelona, 1913. Alma is perhaps one of the most modern women of her day. Her father, Dr. Mira, is the nation’s foremost neurosurgeon. Her husband, Dr. Leon Pardo, also practices medicine as a psychiatrist. This summer, he visit...
    Spain  2004
  • Thirteen Chimes
    Jacobo is a young sculptor whose fifteen-year absence from home has been tinged by the tragic death of his father. Now he is returning to his hometown, Santiago de Compostela, due to his mother's fragile mental condition. Jacobo h...
    Spain  2003
  • El regalo de Silvia
    Silvia, an adolescent, has made the most crucial decision in her life; to commit suicide. But before she does so, she makes it clear in her video-diary that she wishes to donate her organs. Carlos, a middle-aged man with uncertain...
    Spain  2003
  • Take My Eyes
    Winner of Best Actor and Best Actress awards at the 2003 San Sebastian Film Festival, Iciar Bollain's stirring drama takes an intimate and clear-eyed look at a relationship ripped apart by domestic abuse. Pilar (Laia Marull, Fugit...
    Spain  2003
  • The Weakness of the Bolshevik (La flaqueza del bolchevique)
    Based on a novel by Lorenzo Silva, this movie deals with the unusual and tragic relationship between a frustrated businessman and a 14-year-old student. After crashing into the rear of the car in front of him, Pablo Lopez starts a...
    Character: Pablo López
    Spain  2003
  • Mondays in the Sun
    Laid off from the local shipyard, Santa (Bardem) and his friends hang out in a bar, nursing their injured pride and political convictions. Looking out for each other, they survive on a day-to-day basis, but despair lurks around ev
    Spain  2002
  • Don't Tempt Me
    Two of Spain's biggest female stars headline this offbeat comedy about the battle of wills between good and evil. Heaven is not getting its fair share of business for the afterlife, so Lola (Victoria Abril), an angel who sings in ...
    Spain  2001
  • Sé quién eres
    Paloma is a young psychiatrist, who is hired to work as a director of a clinic in Galicia, and is attracted to Mario, her very first patient. He suffers from a rare form of amnesia, commonly known as Korsakoff's syndrome. As a res...
    Spain  2000
  • La comunidad
    Julia finds 300 million pesetas hidden in a dead man's house while selling an apartment. She's a 40-ish real estate agent now forced to face the wrath of a very peculiar community (of neighbors), headed by an unscrupulous administ...
    Spain  2000
  • Jealousy
    A month before he's to marry Carmen, Antonio finds a photograph of a man with his arm on her shoulder. The photograph triggers jealousy: he questions Carmen, Carman's friend Cinta, and his friend Luis who introduced him to Carmen....
    Spain  1999