- Benicio del Toro played Jackie Boy in the comic book movie Sin City.
- Benecio del Toro worked again with Josh Brolin in Sicario.
- Benicio del Toro is one of the actors to portray characters for both Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm, both of which are owned by Walt Disney Pictures. He will portray a to-be-confirmed character Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
- Benicio del Toro is one of the few actors in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to have won an Academy Award. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor at the 73rd Academy Awards for his performance as Javier Rodriguez in Traffic.