For more than ten years, Pedro Pascal has been part of the entertainment industry. However, it is his recent performances in The Last of Us and The Mandalorian the ones that catapulted him to the top of Hollywood as the most popular star today.
His great talent, captivating personality and love for his fans make Pedro Pascal not only the man of the hour, but also our favorite heartthrob. Is it possible to get tired of it? Obviously, the answer is no. That’s why we want to share with you a very special selection of series and movies so you don’t stop admiring the one nicknamed by the fans as the “Internet Daddy”.
1. game of Thrones (HBO Max)
In game of Thronesthe 48-year-old actor joins the cast from the fourth season as the Dornish prince Oberyn Martell, an ally the Lannisters want to use, although Oberyn is also determined to avenge the death of his sister, Elia Martell.
2. Narcos (Netflix)
Narcos it is the first leading role that Pascal managed to obtain. The Chilean naturalized American actor plays Javier F. Peña, a special agent who is dedicated to the capture of the Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.
3. The Mandalorian (Disney+)
Definitely this Show revolves around Pedro Pascal, who we find behind the Mandalorian armor. His character Din Djarin is a bounty hunter from the universe starwars, whose task is to recover a creature that belongs to Yoda’s species. Pedro approaches his character as if he were a western gunslinger. He is amazing!
4. The mentalist (HBO Max)
Among the appearances of the Chilean actor is this series in which Pascal arrives in the fourth season and stays for at least seven episodes, playing the role of FBI agent Marcus Pike, who collaborates with the protagonist, Patrick Jane (Simon Baker).
5. Buffy the Vampire Slayer (Star+)
although this Show ’90s teen doesn’t come close to the more iconic roles of Pedro Pascal, his portrayal of Eddie in season four being one of his first opportunities where he was able to show off his acting chops. In 1999, Pascal appeared in the first episode of the fourth season titled The Freshmen.
6. The Last of Us (HBO Max)
Based on what is widely considered one of the greatest video games of all time, in this series Pascal stars as Joel, a lovable tough guy in a post-apocalyptic world.
Even differing in appearance from Joel Miller from the video game, the actor has managed to capture his personality, making this live action version better than the original, exceeding all expectations. With certainty, we can say that this is, without a doubt, one of Pedro Pascal’s best performances.
1. Kingsman: The Golden Circle (Star+)
In the sequel to Kingsman, Pedro Pascal plays one of the main antagonists, Agent Whiskey from the Statesman agency, starring in one of the best action scenes with his whip and revolvers.
Pascal’s performance became one of the best parts of the movie. Ironically, Agent Whiskey eclipsed the film’s great villain Poppy Adams, played by Julianne Moore.
2. triple frontier (Netflix)
Another good movie with Pascal is triple frontierwhere the Chilean joins a male cast, which includes Ben Affleck, Oscar Isaac, Charlie Hunnam and Garrett Hedlund.
Pedro Pascal played Francisco “Catfish”, a grim but charming former Special Forces pilot who is extremely loyal to his friends. In this role, Pascal also shined with his iconic sense of humor.
3. The big Wall (Star+)
From the hands of Matt Damon, Andy Lau and Willem Dafoe, in this action-adventure film, Pascal gives life to Pedro Tovar, a European mercenary in medieval China who, together with the protagonist William Garin (Damon), undertake the mission of find the secret of gunpowder.
However, things go wrong for them and they enlist to help defend the Great Wall of China from an army of monsters that attack once in a century.
4. wonder woman 1984 (HBO Max)
Although the viewers completely criticized the last film of Wonder WomanPascal’s take on antagonist Maxwell Lord was one of the highlights, as the actor went all out to masterfully portray the popular DC Comics supervillain.
5. the vigilante 2 (Amazon Prime Video)
Like wonder woman 1984 Pedro Pascal’s version of the villain Dave York is the best of the film. Throughout the plot, Pascal clashes with Hollywood legend Denzel Washington, who plays Robert McCall, a former CIA agent turned vigilante.
Without a doubt, Pascal’s performance in this action-thriller demonstrated just how adept he is at playing a villain.
6. The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent (Amazon Prime Video)
In this action comedy, Nicolas Cage stars as a fictionalized version of himself, Nick Cage, portrayed by Pedro Pascal, who masterfully portrays a chaotic but charming superfan who has an extreme LSD-fueled adventure with Nick Cage on his quest to develop a film together.
In fact, one of the scenes in this movie has become a memorable moment, starring in endless fun memes on social networks.