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Roberto Gómez Bolaños (1929–2014)


Roberto Gomez Bolaños more commonly known by his pseudonym Chespirito, or "Little Shakespeare" was a Mexican screenwriter, actor, comedian, film director, television director, playwright, songwriter, and author. He is widely regarded as the most important Latin and Spanish-language humorist of all time. He was internationally known for writing, ... See full bio »

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Known For

El Chavo del Ocho El Chavo Del Ocho / El Chavo / Chavo / Chespirito / Dr. Chapatín / El Chavo Del Ocho (as Chespirito) / El Chómpiras / Gray / El Chapulín Colorado / El Chavo del 8 / El Chompiras / Chavo del Ocho / Christian de Neuvillette / Chómpiras / El Chavo del Ocho / Sancho Panza
(1972-1983)
Chespirito Chómpiras / Chavo / Chaparrón / Chapulín / El Chavo / Chapatín / El Chapulín Colorado / Chaparrón Bonaparte / Dr. Chapatín / Vicente Chambón / El Chómpiras / Chapulín colorado / Chamois / Chaparron / Chapolin / El Chavo del 8
(1980-1995)
El Chapulín Colorado El Chapulín Colorado / Dr. Chapatín / Dr. Chapatin / Chespirito / El Chavo / Tontín / El Flaco / Mesero / Militar / Chaplin / Chapulín Colorado / Doctor Chapatín / El Chapulín Colorado (as Chespirito) / El Chavo Del Ocho / Chapulin / Chapulin Colorado / Charles Chaplin / Christian de Neuvillette / Chómpiras / Criado / Cristóbal Colón / El Chapulin Colorado / El Chavo del Ocho / El Chilpayate / El Chómpiras / Fausto / Guillermo Tell / Julio César / Limosnero
(1973-1979)
Milagro y magia Producer
(1991)

Filmography

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 2009-2010 El Chavo (TV Series)
La máquina
- La máquina del tiempo II (2010) ... La máquina
- La máquina del tiempo (2009) ... La máquina
 1980-1995 Chespirito (TV Series)
Chómpiras / Chavo / Chaparrón / ...
- Episode #16.31 (1995)
- Episode #16.29 (1995)
- Episode #16.30 (1995)
- Episode #16.28 (1995)
- Episode #16.26 (1995)
 1988 Música de viento
Quevedo (as Chespirito)
 1984 Charrito
Charrito (as Chespirito)
 1983 Don ratón y don ratero
Ratón Pérez / Dr. Chapatín (as Chespirito)
 1972-1983 El Chavo del Ocho (TV Series)
El Chavo Del Ocho / El Chavo / Chavo / ...
- Episode #8.30 (1983) ... El Chavo Del Ocho
- Episode #8.29 (1982) ... El Chavo Del Ocho / El Chómpiras
- Episode #5.8 (1981) ... El Chavo Del Ocho
- Episode #7.26 (1980) ... Chavo
 1982 El chanfle II
El Chanfle
 1973-1979 El Chapulín Colorado (TV Series)
El Chapulín Colorado / Dr. Chapatín / Dr. Chapatin / ...
- Jamás volveré a jugar apostando dinero y te apuesto lo que quieras a que cumplo (1979) ... El Chapulín Colorado / Dr. Chapatín (as Chespirito)
- La Última Escena (1979) ... Chapulin
- Érase un hombre a una nariz pegado (1978) ... El Chapulín Colorado / Christian de Neuvillette (as 'Chespirito')
- La función debe continuar, parte 2 (1978) ... El Chapulín Colorado / Charles Chaplin / El Flaco (as 'Chespirito')
- La amenaza del mosquito biónico (1978) ... El Chapulín Colorado (as 'Chespirito')
 1979 La chicharra (TV Series)
Vicente Chambón
- Demasiados accidentes de tránsito (1979) ... Vicente Chambón
- Llegó el play boy Narciso Fajardo (1979) ... Vicente Chambón
 1979 El chanfle
El Chanfle
 1970 Chespirito (TV Series)
El Chavo del 8 / El Chapulín Colorado
 1970 Los supergenios de la mesa cuadrada (TV Series)
Dr. Chespirito Chapatín / El Chapulín Colorado / Self
- Las peleas de box (1970) ... Dr. Chespirito Chapatín / El Chapulín Colorado / Self
- Los pintores (1970) ... Dr. Chespirito Chapatín / El Chapulín Colorado / Self
 1970 La hermana Trinquete
Esposo de la turista gorda (as Roberto Gómez Bolaños 'Chespirito')
 1970 El cuerpazo del delito
Goliath (segment "La Rebelde")
 1970 El amor de María Isabel
Instructor Manejo (uncredited)
 1970 Las tres magnificas
Manolo
 1969 La princesa hippie (as Roberto Gómez Bolaños 'Chespirito')
 1968 El ciudadano Gómez (TV Series)
 1968 El zángano
Psicologo (as Chespirito)
 1968 Operación carambola
Carlitos / Scorpio Leader's Deputy #1 (as Chespirito)
 1960 Dos criados malcriados
El Maestro (as Roberto Gómez Bolaños 'Chespirito')
 1960 Dos locos en escena
Don Juan (as Roberto Gómez Bolaños 'Chespirito')
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Show Show Producer (14 credits)
Show Show Director (9 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (13 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote theater play "11 y 12".


Alternate Names:

Roberto Gómez Bolaños 'Chespirito' | 'Chespirito' | R. Gómez Bolaños | Roberto G. Bolaños | Roberto Bolaños | Chespirito

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)

Spouse:

Florinda Meza  (his death) | See more »

Children:

Roberto Gómez | See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Got his nickname because director Agustín P. Delgado intended to call him "Little Shakespeare" (Shakespearito in Spanish). See more »

Trademark:

White and daily humor See more »

Nickname:

Chespirito

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