Ana de Armas is a Cuban-Spanish actress who has made a name for herself in Hollywood. Born on April 30, 1988, in Havana, Cuba, de Armas began her acting career in her home country before making the move to Spain and eventually to the United States. Her breakout role came in the film “Blade Runner 2049,” but she has also appeared in several other noteworthy films. Here are some of the best Ana de Armas movies.
1. Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
“Blade Runner 2049” is a science fiction film directed by Denis Villeneuve and serves as a sequel to the 1982 film “Blade Runner.” De Armas plays Joi, a holographic AI companion to Ryan Gosling’s character, K. Her performance earned critical praise, and the film itself received rave reviews.
2. Knives Out (2019)
In this murder-mystery film directed by Rian Johnson, de Armas stars alongside an all-star cast, including Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, and Jamie Lee Curtis. She plays the role of Marta Cabrera, a nurse, and caretaker to a wealthy family’s patriarch. Her performance was widely praised, with many critics highlighting her ability to hold her own against such a talented ensemble cast.
3. The Informer (2019)
De Armas plays Sofia Hoffman in this crime-thriller film directed by Andrea Di Stefano. She stars alongside Joel Kinnaman and Rosamund Pike, and her performance as the wife of a former criminal who becomes an informant earned her critical acclaim.
4. War Dogs (2016)
In “War Dogs,” de Armas plays Iz, the wife of Jonah Hill’s character. The film tells the true story of two friends who become arms dealers for the US government. Though her role is small, de Armas delivers a memorable performance.
5. Exposed (2016)
In this mystery thriller, de Armas stars as Isabel De La Cruz, a young woman who becomes involved in a dangerous conspiracy after witnessing a police officer’s murder. The film received mixed reviews, but de Armas’ performance was singled out as a highlight.
6. Hands of Stone (2016)
In “Hands of Stone,” de Armas stars as Felicidad Iglesias, the wife of boxer Roberto Duran. The film tells the story of Duran’s rise to fame and his rivalry with Sugar Ray Leonard. De Armas delivers a strong performance in a supporting role.
7. The Night Clerk (2020)
In this crime thriller, de Armas plays Andrea Rivera, a hotel guest who becomes involved with a hotel clerk who is on the autism spectrum and witnesses a murder. Though the film received mixed reviews, de Armas’ performance was singled out for praise.