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Andy Garcia made his name in films like "The Godfather: Part III", "The Untouchables" and "When a Man Loves a Woman."
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Born in Havana, Cuba, Garcia moved with his family to Miami after the failed Bay of Pigs invasion.
He went to hollywood soon after university and quickly won over casting directors.
Recently he's been most recognized for his portrayal of a tough-guy casino owner in the Ocean's 11 films.
Garcia has had garnered a lot of recognition for his portrayal of a New York City correction's officer in the new film "City Island"
The film which also stars Emily Mortimer and Alan Arkin, is set in the Bronx and follows Garcia's character, Vince, as he tries to secretly pursue his passion for acting.
The film won the Audience award at the Tribeca Film festival and also features Garcia's real life daughter.