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1. Karla Souza Karla Souza Actress, The Noble Family
2. Alejandro González Iñárritu Alejandro González Iñárritu Director, Babel Alejandro González Iñárritu was born in Mexico City on August 15, 1963 to Hector González Gama and Luz María Iñárritu. Though raised in middle class neighborhood in downtown Mexico City their family was shaken when his successful father, a banker, declared bankruptcy, forcing them into lesser circumstances...
3. Diego Luna Diego Luna Actor, Milk Diego Luna Alexander was born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 29, 1979, to a Mexican father, Alejandro Luna, and an English mother, Fiona Alexander, who worked as a costume designer. His mother died when Diego was only two, in a car accident. He soon became immersed in his father's passion, entertainment - he is the most acclaimed living theatre, cinema and opera set designer in Mexico...
4. Lupita Nyong'o Lupita Nyong'o Actress, Non-Stop Lupita was born in March 1983. Her father, a Kenyan senator was in Mexico, where she was born, as a visiting lecturer in political science but her upbringing was in Kenya. At age 16, her parents sent her back to Mexico for 7 months to learn Spanish. She read film studies at Hampshire College, Massachusetts and...
5. Daniela Bobadilla Daniela Bobadilla Actress, Mr. Troop Mom
6. Kate del Castillo Kate del Castillo Actress, Under the Same Moon One of Mexico's most acclaimed and popular actresses, Kate del Castillo broke through in America as a result of her award-winning performance in the hit Fox Searchlight/Weinstein movie Under the Same Moon, which is to date the highest-grossing Spanish-language theatrical release in U.S. history. Kate is...
7. Alfonso Cuarón Alfonso Cuarón Writer, Gravity Alfonso Cuarón Orozco was born on November 28th in Mexico City, Mexico. From an early age, he yearned to be either a film director or an astronaut. However, he did not want to enter the army, so he settled for directing. He didn't receive his first camera until his twelfth birthday, and then immediately started to film everything he saw...
8. Eiza González Eiza González Actress, Pilot
9. Ona Grauer Ona Grauer Actress, Elysium
10. Demian Bichir Demian Bichir Actor, The Heat Demián Bichir Najera was born in Mexico City, Mexico, to Maricruz Nájera (María de la Cruz Nájera Botello), an actress, and Alejandro Bichir (Alejandro Bichir Batres), a theatre director. His parents met in the theatre. He has two brothers who are also actors. Demián began acting, at age 3 at the Palace of Fine Arts in his native Mexico City...
11. Ricardo Montalban Ricardo Montalban Actor, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Ricardo Montalban was the epitome of continental elegance, charm and grace on film and television and in the late 1940s and early 1950s reinvigorated the Rudolph Valentino / Ramon Novarro "Latin Lover" style in Hollywood without achieving top screen stardom. Moreover, unlike most minority actors of his time...
12. Diego Boneta Diego Boneta Actor, Rock of Ages Diego Andrés González Boneta was born in Mexico City, Mexico, to engineers Lauro Andrés González Lima and Astrid Boneta López. His father is Mexican, and his mother was born in the U.S., to a Puerto Rican father and a Spanish mother. Diego began his career at the age of 12 when he participated in "Codigo Fama," a children's singing reality series in Mexico...
13. Roberto Orci Roberto Orci Writer, Transformers
14. Mario Van Peebles Mario Van Peebles Actor, Ali Mario Van Peebles was born in Mexico City. He was an analyst for the New York City Mayor's Office of Management and Budget under Mayor Ed Koch during the city's fiscal crisis in 1979, going by the name Mario Peebles. Assigned to the Environmental Protection Agency budget task force.
15. Emmanuel Lubezki Emmanuel Lubezki Cinematographer, Gravity
16. Eugenio Derbez Eugenio Derbez Writer, Instructions Not Included Eugenio Derbez is a Mexican actor, writer, director and producer. He's unquestionably one of Mexico's best-known stars, the most recognized actor among the Spanish-speaking population in the United States, and most importantly, one of the most influential creative forces in Latin America. For over two decades...
17. Cantinflas Cantinflas Actor, Around the World in Eighty Days Cantinflas was a prolific and productive Mexican comedian/producer/writer/singer. He was married to Valentina Ivanova from 1936 until her death. He appeared in more than 55 films, including (as Passepartoute) Around the World in Eighty Days.
18. Kuno Becker Kuno Becker Actor, Goal! The Dream Begins
19. Jaime Camil Jaime Camil Actor, Pulling Strings He is the son of a rich Mexican businessman of Egyptian descent and a talented Brazilian singer from Ipanema. He began his career singing in bohemian Clubs along with the famous Cubans, Amaury Guitierrez and Pancho Céspedes. His father wanted him to be a businessman. He studied business and worked in his company for a couple of years...
20. Fernanda Romero Fernanda Romero Actress, Drag Me to Hell Born in Mexico City, Fernanda Romero started her career participating in the sensational youth group Fryzzby (BMG). Although after her early career she walked away from music to study Fashion Design, her destiny was always to be in front of the camera. After getting the opportunity to host the popular show "Control" on Univision...
21. Thalía Thalía Actress, Mambo Café
22. Paulina Gaitan Paulina Gaitan Actress, Trade
23. Sandra Echeverría Sandra Echeverría Actress, Savages
24. Maite Perroni Maite Perroni Actress, Episode #1.1 Maite Perroni Beoriegui was born in March 3, 1983 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal. She is a Mexican singer and actress. Maite gained international popularity as a member of the successful group RBD. Maite Perroni was only eleven months old when she and her family moved to Guadalajara, the capital of the state of Jalisco in Mexico...
25. Ana Serradilla Ana Serradilla Actress, Tired of Kissing Frogs
26. Luis Estrada Luis Estrada Writer, Herod's Law
27. Alfonso Arau Alfonso Arau Actor, Romancing the Stone Alfonso Arau has had a long and fruitful career both in front of and behind the camera and is one of the most prominent filmmakers of the Latino community in Hollywood. He was a drama disciple of Seki Sano--a Japanese teacher, classmate of Lee Strasberg with Konstantin Stanislavski in Russia--and traveled the world from 1964 to 1968 with his one-man show...
28. Fernando Colunga Fernando Colunga Actor, Ladrón que roba a ladrón Fernando Colunga was born on the 3rd of March 1966 in Mexico City, Mexico. His father is Don Fernando Colunga and his mother Dona Margarita Olivares. Fernando Colunga from the time that was a little boy wanted to be an actor. Fernando graduated from the University of Mexico as civil engineer. But after advice from a friend...
29. Guillermo Arriaga Guillermo Arriaga Writer, Babel
30. Adrian Alonso Adrian Alonso Actor, The Legend of Zorro
31. Camila Sodi Camila Sodi Actress, Niñas Mal
32. Rodrigo Prieto Rodrigo Prieto Cinematographer, The Wolf of Wall Street
33. Jaime Aymerich Jaime Aymerich Actor, In a World... Jaime Aymerich is one the top actors coming from Mexico; he just finished shooting 260 episodes in Mexico for the telenovela "Amar De Nuevo" which is airing now at the moment in Latin America. But his credits also include Weeds, Workholics and films like Final Sale that still air on Lifetime.
34. Laura Cerón Laura Cerón Actress, Criminal Laura Ceron was born in Mexico City. At 10 years old Laura and family moved to Chicago suburb Elgin, Ill. After high school she became a member of The Latino Chicago Theater Company, where she starred in dozens of plays, including Each Day Dies With Sleep, Dona Sol and Her Trained Dog, and Federico García Lorca's Once Five Years Pass...
35. Aislinn Derbez Aislinn Derbez Actress, El cielo en tu mirada
36. Giselle Itié Giselle Itié Actress, The Expendables
37. Carlton Cuse Carlton Cuse Writer, First You Dream, Then You Die Born in Mexico City, Carlton Cuse grew up in Boston and Orange County, California. He attended Harvard University, graduating with a degree in American History. He started his career in feature films working first as a development executive then formed a partnership with feature writer, Jeffrey Boam...
38. Bruno Bichir Bruno Bichir Actor, Conejo en la luna Bruno Bichir is one of the most talented actors working in current Mexican cinema, theater and television. He comes directly from a family of artists, where all of its five members (his parents and his two older brothers) are as well highly recognized actors and directors. Bruno has worked with some of the most important contemporary filmmakers.
39. Gabriela de la Garza Gabriela de la Garza Actress, Dragonball: Evolution Actress Gabriela De La Garza was born in Mexico City to musician parents Sergio De La Garza, a pianist, and Carmen Tames Mejia, an organist. Her grandfather is the legendary Manuel Tames "Regulo" - one of the most influential actors of Mexico's Golden Film Era. Gabriela started her career in commercials and modeling jobs then turned her focus to television...
40. Pedro Armendáriz Jr. Pedro Armendáriz Jr. Actor, Once Upon a Time in Mexico
41. Olga Segura Olga Segura Actress, Cellmates Olga Segura was born in Mexico City and grew up in Panama, Saltillo, and Monterrey. She has a degree in international commerce and a masters degree in project administration from the prestigious ESCP in Paris. Back in Mexico City, she studied at Casa Azul while attending production seminars with executive producer Tita Lombardo (Babel...
42. Zuria Vega Zuria Vega Actress, Más negro que la noche
43. Ana Alicia Ana Alicia Actress, Halloween II Born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 12, 1956, Ana-Alicia grew up in El Paso, Texas, where she lived with her grandmother, widowed mother, and three siblings. After winning a full scholarship to the prestigious Wellesley College in Massachusetts, Alicia was drawn to acting. She then decided to leave Wellesley...
44. Paulie Redding Paulie Redding Actress, Down and Dangerous
45. Pedro Armendáriz Pedro Armendáriz Actor, From Russia with Love Born in Mexican revolution times, Pedro Armendáriz was the first child of Mexican Pedro Armendáriz García-Conde and American Adele Hastings. He was raised in Churubusco, then a suburb of Mexico City, before the family traveled to Laredo, Texas. They lived there until 1921, the year Armendáriz' parents died...
46. Yareli Arizmendi Yareli Arizmendi Actress, Like Water for Chocolate Yareli was born in Mexico City. A proud Cuban-Mexican-American, she studied high school in Kansas. She got her BA in Political Science from the UCSD and went on to receive her MFA at the same institution. She is best known for her role as Rosaura, the "mean" sister in 'Like Water for Chocolate' and Lila...
47. Jorge Salinas Jorge Salinas Actor, Amores Perros
48. Carlos Reygadas Carlos Reygadas Director, Silent Light
49. Guillermo Navarro Guillermo Navarro Cinematographer, Pan's Labyrinth
50. Carmen Aub Carmen Aub Actress, Episode #1.25
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