Birth Place Matching "Bogotá, Colombia" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Moulin Rouge!
Fast-talking and feisty-looking John Leguizamo has continued to impress movie audiences with his versatility: he can play sensitive and naive young men, such as Johnny in Hangin' with the Homeboys (1991); cold-blooded killers like Benny Blanco in Carlito's Way (1993); a heroic Army Green Beret, ...
Actor | The 33
Raised in Spain by his Argentinian father, Colombian-born Juan Pablo moved back to Latin America in search of his roots, where he began acting studies in Bogota with Edgardo Roman and then continued in New York at the Lee Strasberg Institute. Afterwards, he took the lead part in the TV series La ...
Actress | Narcos
Martina Garcia was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia.She is fluent in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese and a bit of Italian.She has baccalaureate diploma in literature from Lycée Français Louis Pasteur. She also have a Diploma in Acting from London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
In 2010, ...
Actress | Maria Full of Grace
Catalina Sandino Moreno was born on April 19, 1981 in Bogotá, Colombia. She is an actress and producer, known for Maria Full of Grace (2004), Che: Part One (2008) and Fast Food Nation (2006). She has been married to David Elwell since April 15, 2006. They have one child.
6. Laura Ortiz
Actress | Guardians of the Galaxy
Laura Catalina Ortiz was born in Bogota, Colombia. She finished high school early, took up acting and headed to Los Angeles where she now resides. In 2006, she booked a lead role off her very first movie audition for Wes Craven's The Hills Have Eyes (2006). Her performance was nominated for a ...
Actress | Born on the Fourth of July
Begonya Plaza was born in Colombia, as Begoña del Pilar Plazaetxea Goyenetxe. Her Colombian mother's father was Basque and her father is Basque, born in Gernika, Euskadi, where they moved to live when she was 2 years old until the age of 7 when the family immigrated to Hollywood, California. During...
Actress | ¿Dónde está Elisa?
Catherine Siachoque was born on January 21, 1972 in Bogotá, Colombia as María Alexandra Catherine Siachoque Gaete. She is an actress, known for ¿Dónde está Elisa? (2010), Las Juanas (1997) and Sin Senos No Hay Paraíso (2008). She has been married to Miguel Varoni since ...
12. Manuela González
Actress | El Chivo
Manuela González was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. Her mother, was an art critic, journalist and a poet and her father, was a successful architect. Her early education was at the Liceo Frances; therefore, French is her second language. She studied her junior and senior year of high school in...
17. Antonio Negret
Director | Overdrive
Antonio Negret is a Suma Cum Laude graduate from the USC School of Cinema Television, with a minor from the USC School of Theatre where he was the recipient of multiple scholarships.
His first feature, "Towards Darkness," premiered in competition at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival. It dealt ...
18. Paola Rey
Actress | Pasión de Gavilanes
This Colombian actress, born December 19th, 1979, never expected her life would change since an audition in 1996. With a bit of self-confidence, Paola went to RTI, a colombian TV Production Company, for that audition. 2 days later Paola was required to join the cast of a new soap opera: _"Fuego ...
19. Nicholas Walker
Nicholas Walker was born on July 26, 1953 in Bogota, Colombia as Nicholas Paul Walker. He is an actor, known for Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999), One Life to Live (1968) and Battlestar Galactica: The Second Coming (1999).
22. Carolina Acevedo
Actress | Distrito Salvaje
Carolina Acevedo was born on October 7, 1979 in Bogotá, Colombia as Carolina Acevedo Rojas. She is an actress, known for Wild District (2018), Nuevo rico, nuevo pobre (2007) and Por amor a Gloria (2005). She has been married to Salomon Korn since 2010. They have one child. She was previously ...
23. Laura Penuela
Actress | Indigenous
Laura started to work as an artist since she was 12 years old. acting, modeling, dancing, playing guitar and composing songs. She is one of the most important actress and Tv presenter in Colombia, She hosted programs on Direct Tv and Discovery Travel and Living. She also participated in commercials...
25. Manuel Urrego
Actor | Casa de mi Padre
Born and raised on a cattle ranch in Colombia S.A. to parents from very old Spanish families. Mom was from Cartagena going back to the 16oo's and dad was from Bogotà going back to the 1700's. Father was a calvary officer and died at young age of 42 in Philadelphia after bypass surgery failed to be ...
Actress | Las profesionales, a su servicio
Aura Cristina Geithner was born on March 9, 1967 in Bogota, Colombia as Aura Cristina Geithner Cuesta. She is an actress, known for Las profesionales, a su servicio (2006), Te voy a enseñar a querer (1990) and Sangre de lobos (1991).
Actor | Prodigal Son
Juan Felipe Restrepo is an award winning Latino Actor and model based in L.A. He was born in Colombia to his father, a surgeon, and his mother, an engineer. He is the middle child in a family of three brothers. During his youth he was very involved in arts; writing, drawing, painting and playing ...
29. Patricia Cardoso
Director | The Water Carrier of Cucunuba
Patricia Cardoso was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia. She moved to the United States in 1987. She is an anthropologist and archaeologist and she received the first Fulbright scholarship in Colombia for film. She has an MFA in Film Directing from the University of California, and a B.A. in ...
31. Ana Maria Orozco
Actress | Yo soy Betty, la fea
Ana Maria Orozco was born on July 4, 1973 in Bogota, Colombia as Ana María Orozco Aristizábal. She is an actress, known for Yo soy Betty, la fea (1999), Perro amor (1998) and Amas de casa desesperadas (2006). She was previously married to Martín Quaglia and Julián Arango.
32. Maria Checa
Actress | From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money
Luscious brunette knockout Maria Checa was born on July 29, 1970 in Bogota, Columbia. Checa moved to Florida with her family when she was a child. An accomplished artist, Maria attended both the Maryland Institute College of Art and the New World School of Arts in Miami, Florida. She was the ...
33. Víctor Mallarino
Actor | La Traicionera
Victor Mallarino started acting when he was five years old. He comes from a long line of actors. He is an actor and director. He has studied at Colombia's National School for Dramatic Arts (which his father founded) and then continued studying television and film production in London.
Actor | En los tacones de Eva
Jorge Enrique Abello was born on February 28, 1968 in Bogotá, Colombia. He is an actor and writer, known for En los tacones de Eva (2006), Yo soy Betty, la fea (1999) and Perro amor (1998). He was previously married to Marcela Salazar Jaramillo.
37. Sofía Álvarez
Actress | La barca de oro
Sofía Álvarez was born on May 23, 1913 in Bogota, Colombia as Sofía Caicedo Álvarez. She was an actress, known for La barca de oro (1947), You're Missing the Point (1940) and Tres muchachas de Jalisco (1964). She died on April 30, 1985 in Mexico City, Mexico.
41. Maurice Ripke
Actor | Prison Break
Maurice Ripke was born in Bogota, Colombia and was raised in Peekskill, New York. He is the nephew of the famous Colombian journalist Jorge Enrique Pulido. He lives and works in Hollywood, and he coaches young actors for film and television in Los Angeles. His claims to coaching fame are Ryan Lee (...
46. Ana María Campoy
Actress | La extraña dama
Ana María Campoy was born on July 26, 1925 in Bogotá, Colombia as Ana María Campoy Tormo. She was an actress, known for La extraña dama (1989), Soy Gina (1992) and Es peligroso asomarse al exterior (1946). She was married to José Cibrián. She died on July 8, 2006 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.