Steven Bauer

Biography: Born in Cuba, Steven Bauer immigrated to southern Florida with his family, when he was three years old. He graduated from Miami Coral Park High School in west Dade in 1974. He got his first taste of acting while attending Miami-Dade Community College. After two years, he transferred to the University of Miami and set out on an acting career. Billed as Rocky Echevarria, he landed the role of Joe, the teen-aged son in the first bilingual sitcom on public television, "Que Pasa, U.S.A.?" He also appeared in "The Rockford Files" and "Hill Street Blues", and starred on the short-lived television series, "From Here to Eternity", under this name. Changing his name to Rocky Bauer, he made a couple of TV movies, "She's in the Army Now" and "An Innocent Love". After being offered his first big-screen role (Manny Rivera in Brian DePalma's c, "Scarface"); he Americanized his name, using his maternal Jewish grandmother's maiden name to avoid being typecast as a Latino. Steven BauerBorn in Cuba, Steven Bauer immigrated to southern Florida with his family, when he was three years old. He graduated from Miami Coral Park High School in west Dade in 1974. He got his first taste of acting while attending Miami-Dade Community College. After two years, he transferred to the University of Miami and set out on an acting career. Billed as Rocky Echevarria, he landed the role of Joe, the teen-aged son in the first bilingual sitcom on public television, "Que Pasa, U.S.A.?" He also appeared in "The Rockford Files" and "Hill Street Blues", and starred on the short-lived television series, "From Here to Eternity", under this name. Changing his name to Rocky Bauer, he made a couple of TV movies, "She's in the Army Now" and "An Innocent Love". After being offered his first big-screen role (Manny Rivera in Brian DePalma's c, "Scarface"); he Americanized his name, using his maternal Jewish grandmother's maiden name to avoid being typecast as a Latino. Steven Bauer married actress, Melanie Griffith, in the early 1980's; they had one child, Alexander. His second marriage to Ingrid Anderson produced another son, Dylan; but also ended in divorce. Currently, he is married and lives in Miami. Expand

Steven Bauer's Scores

Average career score: 74
Highest Metascore: 96 Breaking Bad: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 56 Wiseguy: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
6 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Ray Donovan: Season 4 Jun 26, 2016 Avi (Credit Only) 6.2
71 Ray Donovan: Season 3 Jul 12, 2015 Avi 7.1
73 Ray Donovan: Season 2 Jul 13, 2014 Avi 7.3
75 Ray Donovan: Season 1 Jun 30, 2013 Avi 7.5
96 Breaking Bad: Season 4 Jul 17, 2011 Don Eladio 9.5
73 Breaking Bad: Season 1 Jan 20, 2008 Don Eladio 9.2
tbd Wiseguy: Season 4 Nov 10, 1990 Michael Santana tbd
tbd Wiseguy: Season 3 Sep 20, 1989 Michael Santana (Season 4) tbd
tbd Wiseguy: Season 2 Oct 26, 1988 Michael Santana (Season 4) tbd
56 Wiseguy: Season 1 Sep 16, 1987 Michael Santana (Season 4) / Michael Santana (Season 4) 9.0