Caption: Still of Edward James Olmos in American Streetfighter (1992)
Actor, Producer, Director
Born: February 24, 1947
Star sign: Pisces
Height: 5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Known for: Battlestar Galactica (2004), Blade Runner (1982), Miami Vice (1984), 2 Guns (2013)
Edward James Olmos was born in Los Angeles, California, to Eleanor (Huizar) and Pedro Olmos, who was a mail carrier and welder. His family was of Mexican descent. If Olmos had followed the first love of his life, he would have been a professional baseball player. But by age 13, another love entered his life: rock music. By age 15, he was already an...