Why John Leguizamo Says He Didn't ‘Want To Be A Drug Dealer Or A Murderer' The Rest Of His Life

January 27, 2015 4:44 PM

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Almost 30 years after his big break, the Colombian-born actor is known for his work in “Romeo + Juliet,” “Ice Age,” Jon Favreau's “Chef,” his own “Fugly!”and most recently “The Experimenter.” The latter is the reason Leguizamo and co-stars Peter Sarsgaard, Winona Ryder and Kellan Lutz sat down with The Hollywood Reporter over the weekend at Sundance.

During the interview, THR asked the cast how they felt about the lack of diversity in this year’s Oscar nominees -- particularly in the acting categories. Before the reporter could finish her question, Leguizamo eagerly raised his hand to respond.

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