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Victor Argo


Miami Vice Character
November 5, 1934, The Bronx, New York
April 7, 2004, New York City, New York (age 69, lung cancer)

Victor Jimenez (November 5, 1934 - April 7, 2004) was an American character actor known as Victor Argo, who appeared as Commandante Emilio Salazar, South American military man who helps the Carreras import drugs overland in the episodes "Hostile Takeover" and "Redemption in Blood" of the series Miami Vice.

Selected Filmography

Year Film Notes MV Actors Appeared
1972 Dealing First movie appearance
1973 The Waltons (TV series) First TV appearance
Mean Streets David Proval
1975 Starsky and Hutch (TV series) Paul Michael Glaser
David Soul
Antonio Fargas
1977 The Rockford Files (TV series) Joe Santos
Which Way Is Up Lonette McKee
Margaret Avery
1979 The Rose Barry Primus
1982 Hanky Panky Jay O. Sanders
James Tolkan
1985 Desperately Seeking Susan Mark Blum
Anne Carlyle
John Turturro
Jose Angel Santana
Giancarlo Esposito
1986 Off Beat Tolkan
Cleavant Derricks
Julie Bovasso
Austin Pendleton
Penn Jillette
1989 Crimes and Misdemeanors Stephanie Roth
1990 King of New York Laurence Fishburne
Wesley Snipes
Paul Calderon
Steve Buscemi
1993 Dangerous Game Madonna
John Snyder
James Russo
1994 Somebody to Love Buscemi
Michael DeLorenzo
Stanley Tucci
Paul Herman
2000 Blue Moon Rita Moreno
Burt Young
David Thornton
Shawn Elliott
2001 Don't Say a Word Oliver Platt
2003 Law and Order: Criminal Intent Final TV appearance Vincent D'Onofrio
2005 Lustre Final movie appearance


Argo died of lung cancer on April 7, 2004, in New York City, New York, at the age of 69.