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1. Alejandro González Iñárritu Alejandro González Iñárritu Writer, Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Alejandro González Iñárritu (Spanish pronunciation, ih-nyar-ee-too; born August 15, 1963) is a Mexican film director. González Iñárritu is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and by the Directors Guild of America for Best Director. He is also the first...
2. 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...
3. Lupita Nyong'o Lupita Nyong'o Actress, Non-Stop Lupita Amondi Nyong'o was born March 1, 1983 in Mexico City, Mexico, to Kenyan parents, Dorothy and Peter Anyang' Nyong'o. Her father, a senator, was then a visiting lecturer in political science. She was raised in Kenya. At age 16, her parents sent her back to Mexico for seven months to learn Spanish...
4. Karla Souza Karla Souza Actress, The Noble Family
5. 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...
6. Kate del Castillo Kate del Castillo Actress, The Book of Life 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. Daniela Bobadilla Daniela Bobadilla Actress, Mr. Troop Mom
8. 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...
9. Eiza González Eiza González Actress, Pilot
10. 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...
11. 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...
12. 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.
13. Emmanuel Lubezki Emmanuel Lubezki Cinematographer, Gravity
14. Aislinn Derbez Aislinn Derbez Actress, A la mala
15. Carlton Cuse Carlton Cuse Writer, Bates Motel 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...
16. Kuno Becker Kuno Becker Actor, Goal! The Dream Begins
17. 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...
18. 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...
19. Thalía Thalía Actress, Mambo Café
20. 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...
21. Roberto Orci Roberto Orci Writer, Transformers
22. 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...
23. Sandra Echeverría Sandra Echeverría Actress, Savages
24. Zuria Vega Zuria Vega Actress, Más negro que la noche
25. 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.
26. Paulina Gaitan Paulina Gaitan Actress, Trade
27. Adrian Alonso Adrian Alonso Actor, The Legend of Zorro
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. Camila Sodi Camila Sodi Actress, Niñas Mal
31. Ana Serradilla Ana Serradilla Actress, Tired of Kissing Frogs
32. 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...
33. Luis Van Rooten Luis Van Rooten Actor, Cinderella Ethnic bald-domed character actor Luis Van Rooten was born November 29, 1906, in Mexico City, but raised in the United States and would become known in post-war Hollywood as a specialist in multiple dialects. Studying at the University of Pennsylvania, he received his B.A. and set up a sturdy practice as an architect before making a dramatic transition into acting sometime during WWII...
34. Giselle Itié Giselle Itié Actress, The Expendables
35. 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...
36. 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...
37. Rodrigo Prieto Rodrigo Prieto Cinematographer, The Wolf of Wall Street
38. 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...
39. Daniela Schmidt Daniela Schmidt Actress, Tequila
40. Pedro Armendáriz Jr. Pedro Armendáriz Jr. Actor, Once Upon a Time in Mexico
41. Eduardo Yáñez Eduardo Yáñez Actor, Wild Things Eduardo Yáñez is one of Mexico's most celebrated leading men of stage and television. Born in Mexico City, this handsome and charming star is one of the most sought-after male actors in the Mexican television industry. He has appeared in several soap operas, such as Quiéreme siempre, El amor nunca muere...
42. Veronika London Veronika London Actress, Black Eve It is tempting to compare actress Veronika London with other contemporary bombshells. After all, Maxim magazine boldly christened her "The Megan Fox" of Canada in a sultry photo spread that set hearts and imaginations ablaze. But the Mexican-born beauty, raised in Canada, is charting a course all her own...
43. Patricia Manterola Patricia Manterola Actress, The City of Lost Souls
44. Natalia Cordova-Buckley Natalia Cordova-Buckley Actress, McFarland, USA
45. Jorge Salinas Jorge Salinas Actor, Amores Perros
46. Luis Estrada Luis Estrada Writer, El Narco
47. Carlos Reygadas Carlos Reygadas Director, Silent Light
48. Guillermo Navarro Guillermo Navarro Cinematographer, Pan's Labyrinth
49. Paulina Rubio Paulina Rubio Self, 2004 MTV Video Music Awards Latinoamerica Paulina grew up travelling because of her mother, famous actress Susana Dosamantes. By the time she was 7 years old, she knew she wanted to be a singer. She studied dancing/singing at El Centro de Capacitacion de Televisa. Later, she was a member of teen pop sensation, Timbiriche, along with Thalía...
50. Hugo Catalán Hugo Catalán Actor, Clandestinos
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