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Juan José Ballesta

Juan José Ballesta was only nine when he debuted in the TV series Querido maestro (1997) but his real break came when director Achero Mañas gave him the title role in his sensitive Truffaut-like tale of two youths El Bola (2000). The film garnered lots of awards, of which young Juan José got a fairly impressive share,namely the 2001 Best Actor ... See full bio »
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 2014 Biodiversidad (Short)
 2013 Lasting
 2010-2012 Hispania, la leyenda (TV Series)
- La leyenda (2012) ... Paulo
- Paz romana (2012) ... Paulo
- Victoria (2012) ... Paulo
- El intercambio (2011) ... Paulo
- Hijos (2011) ... Paulo
 2010 Bruc, the Manhunt
 2008 Black Listed
Gaizka Garay
 2007 Thieves
 2006 Cabeza de perro
 2006 Films to Keep You Awake: Spectre (TV Movie)
Tomás (joven)
 2005 7 Virgins
 2003 Paraíso (TV Series)
- El poder de la mente (2003) ... Sergio
 2003 Planta 4ª
Miguel Angel
 2003 Song for a Raggy Boy
Ernesto (as Juan Jose Ballesta)
 2002 Carol's Journey
 2002 Mi casa es tu casa
 2002 The Shanghai Spell
Finito Chacón (as Juanjo Ballesta)
 2001 El apagón (Short)
 2000-2001 Compañeros (TV Series)
Emilio Rubio Viñé
- Siempre (2001) ... Emilio Rubio Viñé
- Has tardado mucho (2001) ... Emilio Rubio Viñé
- Ahora tienes que luchar (2001) ... Emilio Rubio Viñé
- Contigo ya no me equivoco (2001) ... Emilio Rubio Viñé
- No quiero que te vayas (2000) ... Emilio Rubio Viñé
 2000 El Bola
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Other Works:

Play: "El Niño Miguel: un fenómeno de la naturalez", by María Hervás. Dir. María Hervás. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Juan Jose Ballesta | Juanjo Ballesta


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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Expecting first child with his partner Verónica. See more »

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