|Birthdate:||May 16, 1944|
|Birthplace:||Echo Park, Los Angeles|
Danny Trejo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈtɾexo]; (born May 16, 1944) is an American actor who has appeared in numerous Hollywood films, often as villains and anti-heroes. His films include Heat (1995), Con Air (1997), and Desperado (1995), the latter with frequent collaborator Robert Rodriguez. Trejo is perhaps most recognized as the character Machete, originally developed by Rodriguez for the Spy Kids series of movies and later expanded into Trejo's own series of films aimed at a more adult audience. He also appeared in TV shows such as Breaking Bad, The X-Files and Sons of Anarchy.