Born in London to a Spanish Communist from Madrid and an Italian housekeeper, Alfred Molina grew up in a working-class neighborhood in Notting Hill where many immigrant families lived. Having seen Spartacus inspired him to pursue acting when he was nine. He attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
Molina is known more as a character actor portraying various supporting roles in several movies since the early 80's (see here for his film credits). He has also appeared in several stage productions including The Night of the Iguana, Speed the Plow, Art, and Fiddler on the Roof.
Molina is a U.S. citizen and is married to Jill Gascoine since 1985. He has a daughter Rachel (born 1980) from a previous relationship while Jill also has two sons, Adam and Sean, from her first marriage. Molina has two grandchildren, Alfie (born November 2003) and Layla (born May 2006).
|Little Men||Aug 5, 2016||Cast / Hernan||7.8|
|Raiders of the Lost Ark||Jun 12, 1981||Satipo||8.9|
|An Education||Oct 9, 2009||Jack||7.8|
|Spider-Man 2||Jun 30, 2004||Doc Ock/Dr. Otto Octavius||8.6|
|Love Is Strange||Aug 22, 2014||George / George||7.0|
|Magnolia||Dec 17, 1999||Solomon Solomon||4.4|
|Rango||Mar 4, 2011||Cast / Roadkill||7.6|
|Funny or Die Presents: Donald Trump's the Art of the Deal: The Movie||Feb 10, 2016||Jerry Schrager||4.6|
|Paint It Black||May 19, 2017||Cal / Cal||7.0|
|The Hoax||Apr 6, 2007||Dick Suskind||8.6|
|A Whisper to a Roar||Oct 12, 2012||Animation Narrator||tbd|
|Steamboy||Mar 18, 2005||Dr. Eddie Steam||8.8|
|Monsters University||Jun 21, 2013||(Voice) / Professor Knight||7.7|
|Identity||Apr 25, 2003||Dr. Malick||9.0|
|Chocolat||Dec 15, 2000||Comte De Reynaud||7.5|
|Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet||Aug 7, 2015||Sergeant||6.6|