Oscar Isaac plays Blue Jones in Sucker Punch.


Born Oscar Isaac Hernandez on Jan. 5, 1980, in Guatemala, to a Guatemalan mother, Maria, and a Cuban father, Oscar Gonzalo Hernandez, but he was raised in Miami.

He graduated from the prestigious Julliard School in 2005.

Selected FilmographyEdit

  • The Nativity Story (2006)
  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2006)
  • Body of Lies (2008)
  • Balibo (2009)
  • Robin Hood (2010)
  • Sucker Punch (2011)
  • Drive (2011)
  • W.E. (2011)
  • The Bourne Legacy (2012)
  • Won't Back Down (2012)
  • Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
  • A Most Violent Year (2014)
  • Ex Machina (2015)
  • Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens (2015)
  • X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

Other WorksEdit

  • Oscar played Romeo in New York City's Public Theater's "Shakespeare in the Park" production of Romeo and Juilet, and also appeared in its performance of Two Gentlemen of Verona.
  • Oscar sang "Love is the Drug" alongside Carla Gugino in the movie's soundtrack.

Awards WonEdit

  • Movie Guide Awards -- 2007 Grace Award for Film: The Nativity Story (2006)
  • Australian Film Institute -- 2009 AFI Award Best Supporting Actor (Balibo, 2009)


  • As a youth, Oscar formed a band, The Blinking Underdogs, for which he played lead guitar and sang vocals.
  • The movie W.E. (2011) was directed by Madonna.
  • Oscar played Joseph to Keisha Castle-Hughes' Mary in The Nativity Story (the tale of the birth of Jesus) for director Catherine Hardwicke, who went on to direct Twilight.
  • In Drive, Oscar played the unsavory Standard, the fresh-from-prison husband of Irene (Carey Mulligan).
  • Is friends with fellow Juilliard alum Academy Award-nominated actress Jessica Chastain.

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