Tony Mendez (IV) (1940–2019)

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Tony Mendez was born on November 15, 1940 in Eureka, Nevada, USA as Antonio Joseph Mendez. He is known for his work on Argo (2012), Our Man in Tehran (2013) and Argo: Absolute Authenticity (2013). He was married to Jonna Mendez and Karen. He died on January 19, 2019 in Frederick, Maryland, USA. See full bio »

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Argo Writer


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 2012 Argo (based on a selection from "The Master of Disguise" by - as Antonio J. Mendez)
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 2012 Argo (consultant - as Antonio J. Mendez)
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 2004 Innovation: Life, Inspired (TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode)
- SpyCatchers (2004) ... (special thanks)
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 2016 The World's Greatest Spy Movies (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Former CIA Officer
 2013 Argo: Declassified (Video short)
 2013 Argo: Tony Mendez on Tony Mendez (Video short)
 2013 Our Man in Tehran (Documentary)
 2013 Argo: Inside Story (TV Movie documentary)
 2013 Argo: Absolute Authenticity (Video short)
 2013 Argo: Eyewitness Account (Video documentary short)
 2013 Argo: The CIA and Hollywood Connection (Video short)
 2013 70th Golden Globe Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Presenter
 2012 Rescued from Tehran: We Were There (Video documentary short)
 2005 Escape from Iran: The Hollywood Option (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Former CIA Officer (as Antonio Mendez)

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Antonio J. Mendez | Antonio Mendez


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After retiring from the CIA he served on the Board of Directors of the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC. See more »

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