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He also enrolled himself in drama classes at the Long Island University C.
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He came to prominence with a co-starring role in the action/comedy Super Mario Bros.
He later credited growing up as one of the first Latino children in the neighborhood as formative in his acting ability: "It was tough. I would walk through a park and be attacked, and I had to defend myself all the time.
But this helped me to become funny so that I wouldn’t get hit." Leguizamo attended the Joseph Pulitzer Middle School (I. As a student at Murry Bergtraum, he wrote comedy material and tested it on his classmates. After graduating from high school, he began his theater career as an undergraduate at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, from which he eventually dropped out in favor of a career in stand-up comedy.
(1993) and a supporting role in the crime drama Carlito's Way (1993).
Other notable roles include Sid the Sloth in the animated Ice Age films (2002–2016) and the narrator of the sitcom The Brothers García (2000–2004).