Raúl Rafael Juliá y Arcelay was a Puerto Rican actor. Born in San Juan, he gained interest in acting while still in school. Upon completing his studies, Juliá decided to pursue a career in acting. After performing in the local scene for some time, he was convinced by entertainment personality Orson Bean to move and work in New York City. Juliá, who had been bilingual since his childhood, soon gained interest in Broadway and Off-Broadway plays. He performed in mobile projects, including the Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre. Juliá was eventually noticed by Joseph Papp, who offered him work in...
|Birthdate:||March 9, 1940|
|Date of death:||October 24, 1994|
|Also known as:||Raul Julia, Raúl Rafael Juliá y Arcelay, Raúl Rafael Carlos Juliá y Arcelay|