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Gaspar Henaine (1926–2011)


One of the most popular comic actors of Mexican cinema and television, Gaspar Henaine (better known as "Capulina") was the son of a hotel owner. His father, Antonio Henaine -born in Lebanon to Lebanese parents- wanted him to follow in the hotel business. Nevertheless, Gaspar went to pursue an artistic career, moving from his native town in Puebla ... See full bio »

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Known For

La edad de piedra
(1964)
Cada quién su lucha
(1966)
Operación carambola
Operación carambola Capulina / Agent 13
(1968)

Filmography

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 2015 Selección Canina
Presidente Plateas (voice)
 1999 El diario de Daniela (TV Series)
Don Capulina
- Episode #1.100 (1999) ... Don Capulina
- Episode #1.97 (1999) ... Don Capulina
- Episode #1.99 (1999) ... Don Capulina
- Episode #1.94 (1999) ... Don Capulina
- Episode #1.96 (1999) ... Don Capulina
 1989 Mi compadre Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1989 Las aventuras de Capulina (TV Series)
 1979 Un cura de locura
Padre Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1976 El karateca azteca
Capulina
 1976 Renuncia por motivos de salud
Consejero T.V.
 1976 Survive!
 1975 El gran circo de Capulina (TV Series)
Capulina
 1974 El sonambulo
 1974 Capulina contra los monstruos (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1974 El carita (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1973 El caballo torero
Capulina
 1973 Capulina contra las momias (El terror de Guanajuato)
Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1973 El bueno para nada
Capulina Mantecón
 1972 El metiche
Capulina
 1972 El rey de Acapulco
Capulina (as 'Capulina')
 1971 Capulina contra los vampiros
Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine Capulina)
 1971 El nano: Niñera con bigotes
Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1971 El médico módico
Capulina
 1970 El hermano Capulina
Hermano Capulina
 1970 Capulina 'Speedy' González: 'El Rápido
Capulina Espiridión González (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1970 Capulina corazón de leon
Capulina
 1969 Santo contra Capulina
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1969 El mundo de los aviones
Capulina, el capitán 1000 horas
 1969 Mi padrino
Capulina
 1968 El zángano
Capulina; Don Fredegundo
 1968 Operación carambola
Capulina / Agent 13
 1967 El camino de los espantos
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1967 Un par de roba chicos
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1967 Dos pintores pintorescos
Capulina
 1967 Detectives o ladrones..? (Dos agentes inocentes)
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1966 La cigüeña distraída
Capulina Palacios / Capulina Corrales (as Capulina)
 1966 La batalla de los pasteles
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1966 Dos meseros majaderos
Capulina
 1966 Cada quién su lucha
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1966 La vida de Pedro Infante
Capulina (as Viruta y Capulina)
 1965 Los reyes del volante
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1964 La edad de piedra
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1964 Los astronautas
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1964 Buenos días, Acapulco
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1963 Barridos y regados
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1963 Los invisibles
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1962 ¡En peligro de muerte!
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1962 Cascabelito
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1962 Qué perra vida
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1961 Dos tontos y un loco
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1961 'Pegando con tubo'
Teniente Capulina (as Capulina)
 1961 Un par... a todo dar
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1961 Limosneros con garrote
Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1960 Los desenfrenados
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1960 Cómicos y canciones
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1960 El dolor de pagar la renta
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1960 Dos criados malcriados
Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1960 Dos locos en escena
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1959 Angelitos del trapecio
Capulina (as Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina')
 1959 Los tigres del desierto
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1958 A sablazo limpio
Crispín Capulina (as Capulina)
 1958 Muertos de miedo
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1958 La odalisca No. 13
Emir Ali Kaído (as Capulina)
 1958 Los legionarios
Legionario Capulina (as Capulina)
 1958 Trip to the Moon
Bombero (as Capulina)
 1958 Se los chupó la bruja
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1957 La sombra del otro
Capulina (as Capulina)
 1956 Cómicos y canciones (TV Series)
Various (1956-1967) (as Capulina)
 1953 Ahí vienen los gorrones (uncredited)
 1950 Cuando acaba la noche
Vecino (as Los Trincas)
 1943 Another Dawn
Train assistant (uncredited)
 1938 Allá en el rancho chico
Niño montado en burro (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Gaspar Henaine 'Capulina' | 'Capulina' | Gaspar Henaine Capulina | Viruta y Capulina | Capulina | Los Trincas

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The name of "King of White Comedy" is because I don't use bad words or a vulgar style in my work.

Trivia:

He's considered along with Marco Antonio Campos "Viruta" - his artistic partner - the Mexican version of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy of the Mexican Cinematography. See more »

Trademark:

A black hat that was holed at the top, his gap-toothed smile and his square-patterned jacket.

Nickname:

El Genio Del Humor Blanco See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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