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Luiz Gusman | Luis Guzman | Luiz Guzman
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(On landing his role in Oz
(1997)) It's funny, because the first year Oz came on the air, so many of my friends were telling me about it, "You've gotta watch this show, you've gotta watch this show." So one of my friends sent me three episodes of it, and I watched it. I called my agent and I said, "Bro, you've got to get me on this show." My agent tells me, "Nobody's getting paid to do this show....
Was considered for the role of Willie Lopez in Ghost
(1990). The role went to Rick Aviles
instead. Their resemblance is so uncanny that people often ask Luis why he "killed" Patrick Swayze
. He has to explain to them that it wasn't him, it was Rick.
His carrier is for long-time associated with both sides of the law: often times he plays thugs or cops.