Geno Silva

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Geno Silva
Born (1948-01-20) January 20, 1948 (age 70)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1974–present

Geno Silva (born January 20, 1948) is a Mexican actor. He is best known for his role as The Skull, Alejandro Sosa's silent hitman in Scarface.[1]

Silva has also appeared in films such as 1941, Tequila Sunrise, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Amistad, Mulholland Drive and A Man Apart.

Silva appeared as Ibran, an Indian in the two-part television miniseries Wild Times, which was released January 24, 1980. It starred Sam Elliott as Hugh Cardiff. Additional cast members included Ben Johnson, Bruce Boxleitner, Penny Peyser, Timothy Scott, Dennis Hopper, Marianne Marks, Trish Stewart, Pat Hingle and Joe McBride.

Despite a popular misconception, he is not related to either Henry Silva or the late Trinidad Silva.



  1. ^ Gary D. Keller (1997). A Biographical Handbook of Hispanics and United States Film. Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe. p. 190. ISBN 978-0-927534-65-9. 

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