Although he's not exactly a household name, Danny Trejo is certainly someone you'll recognize. The actor has starred in movies such as Machete, Heat, Con Air, Desperado, and, of course, Spy Kids. With his scarred complexion, prison-esque tatts, and signature mustache, he's become known as one of the most recognizable men in Hollywood. And the thing that he's particularly known for? Playing the villain.
And now Trejo has received a rather dubious honor. Scroll on to learn about his journey to becoming the most-killed actor in Hollywood.
You may not know Danny Trejo by name, but you'll almost certainly recognize his face.The Mexican-American actor was born in Los Angeles in 1944 and has had an illustrious Hollywood career, while still somehow retaining a fairly private personal life.
Struggling to place him?Some of Trejo's most famous movie roles are in Heat, Con Air, Desperado, Spy Kids, and Machete. He's also appeared in a range of popular TV shows, including Breaking Bad, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and even The X-Files.
It's safe to say that Trejo has a pretty distinctive appearance.Not to be overly critical of his distinctive look, but an adjective that comes to mind when looking Trejo might be something along the lines of "terrifying."
Which is something that Trejo has been all-too-happy to play into.In fact, it's well-known that, when it comes to appearing on our screens, more often than not, Trejo will take on a certain type of role.
And that role? The villain.Think about it. When was the last time you saw Trejo on-screen playing the nice guy, or the hero? It just doesn't really happen!
But there's a certain irony there.
via: Getty ImagesBecause, in spite of his somewhat threatening appearance, Trejo is actually known for being one of the nicest men in Hollywood.