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He has been in eight celebrity relationships averaging less than one year each.
He spent most of his infancy in Santurce, a barrio within San Juan.
Del Toro, whose childhood nicknames were "Skinny Benny" and "Beno", was raised a Roman Catholic Success in an elective drama course encouraged him to drop out of college and study with noted acting teachers Stella Adler and Arthur Mendoza, in Los Angeles, as well as at the Circle in the Square Theatre School in New York City.
Del Toro surfaced in small television roles during the late 1980s, playing mostly thugs and drug dealers on programs such as Miami Vice and the NBC miniseries Drug Wars: The Camarena Story.
He appeared in Madonna's 1987 music video "La Isla Bonita" as a background character sitting on a car.
Work in films followed, beginning with his debut in Big Top Pee-wee (1988) and as Dario in the James Bond movie Licence to Kill (1989), in which the 21-year-old del Toro held the distinction of being the youngest actor ever to play a Bond henchman.