Marvel’s next tv show has been officially announced with the revelation of a trailer and release date. Moon Knight will premiere on March 30, 2022, on Disney+. One man who is making headlines since the arrival of the trailer is Oscar Issac. But what do we know about him? Here’s everything you should know about the Moon Knight star.
Oscar Isaac: Biography And Background?
We know some information from Oscar Isaac’s biography, such as his age and height. The actor is 42 years old and was born in Guatemala City on March 9, 1979. His full name is Oscar Isaac Hernandez Estrada.
We know of him that he is the son of Oscar Gonzalo Hernandez Cano, a Cuban pulmonologist of partly Jewish origin, and of Maria Eugenia Estrada Nicolle, a Guatemalan housewife of French origin. He also has a sister scientist who is engaged in research on climate change. Not even five months old, he emigrated with his parents to the USA, stopping in Miami. Here he joined a punk rock group called Blinking Underdogs, as a singer and guitarist and graduated from the Juilliard School in 2005.
Oscar Isaac made his film debut with the film Illtown in 1996, but in 2006 he got his first major role in Nativity, playing the role of Joseph. From here his career takes off, and in addition to obtaining parts of a certain thickness, he begins to enter the crosshairs of critics, obtaining several nominations for multiple awards. Over the years he has also dedicated himself to theater and dubbing.
In 2015 he played Nick Wasicsko in the Show Me a Hero mini-series for which he won the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie. The same year he also plays the role of rebel pilot Poe Dameron in the film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Subsequently, he enters the world of superheroes, playing the villain Apocalypse, in the film X-Men: Apocalypse.
Moving on to 2019 Oscar Isaac got the role of Leto I Atreides in the film Dune. The actor is also present at the film festival to present Scenes from a Marriage, miniseries where he stars alongside Jessica Chastain.
In March 2022, he will appear as Steven Grant / Marc Spector / Moon Knight in the MCU series coming to Disney+, Moon Knight.
Private Life: Wife? Girlfriend? Engagement?
So is Oscar Isaac married? Yes, the actor got married in 2017, to Danish director Elvira Lind, who he has been dating since 2012. The couple also had two children, Eugene, born in 2017 and Mads, born in 2019.