Talento de Jaliscoby rodolfoguzman | created - 21 Feb 2018 | updated - 4 weeks ago | Public
Personalidades del estado de Jalisco, México
Writer | El laberinto del fauno
Guillermo del Toro was born October 9, 1964 in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico. Raised by his Catholic grandmother, del Toro developed an interest in filmmaking in his early teens. Later, he learned about makeup and effects from the legendary Dick Smith (The Exorcist (1973)) and worked on making his ...
Actor | Mozart in the Jungle
Gael García Bernal was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, to Patricia Bernal, an actress and model, and José Ángel García, an actor and director. His stepfather is cinematographer Sergio Yazbek. García Bernal began his acting career as a child, working with his parents in a variety of plays. When...
3. Katy Jurado
Actress | High Noon
Katy Jurado was born María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García into a wealthy family on January 16, 1924. Her early years were spent amid luxury until her family's lands were confiscated by the federal government for redistribution to the landless peasantry. Despite the loss of property, the ...
5. Erick Elias
Actor | ¿Qué culpa tiene el niño?
Erick Elias was born on June 23, 1980 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. A descendant of a family of architects, he started by studying for acting, music, dance, and modeling at a young age. He has been appearing in some telenovelas and other television series. His protagonist debut was in the ...
Actress | Flor de durazno
Esther Fernández was born on August 22, 1918 in Mascota, Jalisco, Mexico as María Esther Fernández González. She was an actress and writer, known for Peach Blossom (1945), The Macabre Trunk (1936) and Santa (1943). She was married to Antonio Badú. She died on October 21, 1999 in Mexico D.F., Mexico.
10. Salvador Toscano
Director | Memorias de un mexicano
Director and Producer, who was born in 1872 and became one of the first Filmakers in Mexican cinema, he began studying to become an engineer, but eventually he became attracted to filmaking and in 1897, he opened the first movie theatre in Mexico city, a year later he began to produce and direct ...
Actor | Santa Claus
José Elías Moreno was born on November 12, 1910 in Las Palmas, Unión de San Antonio, Jalisco, Mexico as José Elías Moreno Padilla. He was an actor and writer, known for Santa Claus (1959), Las tres perfectas casadas (1953) and The Magnificent Beast (1953). He died on July 15, 1969 in Mexico, D.F., ...
12. Vicente Leñero
Writer | El crimen del Padre Amaro
Vicente Leñero was born on June 9, 1933 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Vicente Leñero Otero. He was a writer and director, known for The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002), Herod's Law (1999) and Mariana, Mariana (1987). He was married to Estela Franco. He died on December 3, 2014 in Mexico City, ...
13. Rigo Mora
Director | Devorador onírico
Co-founder of the special effects mexican house Necropia (1985), along with Guillermo del Toro. Necropia is responsible for the special effects in several films, such as "Cabeza De Vaca", "Dollar Mambo", "Mentiras Piadosas", "Bandidos", and many more. As member of Necropia, Rigo Mora worked in all ...
14. Fernando Lebrija
Producer | Amar a morir
Fernando Lebrija, born in Guadalajara Mexico. He completed a Masters in Fine arts in Film at the American Film Institute. Also a year of postgraduate studies in Screenwriting at UCLA in Los Angeles. Before starting making feature films, Fernando had a successful career as a ...
15. Rodolfo Guzmán
Producer | Llamando a un ángel
Rodolfo Guzmán was born July 6, 1975 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. He was conductor of several programs of film criticism on radio and television and a jury member in the Festivals: Guanajuato "Expresión en Corto", Guadalajara Film Festival and San Sebastian Film Festival in Spain. His first ...
20. Tito Guízar
Actor | The Gay Ranchero
Federico Arturo Guízar Tolentino was born on April 8, 1908, in Guadalajara, Mexico. Over the objections of his father, he trained early as a singer and, as such, was sent to New York in 1929 to record the songs of Agustín Lara. While there he had a radio show, "Tito Guízar y su Guitar", and studied...
Actress | Elisa antes del fin del mundo
Sherlyn was born on October 14, 1985 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Sherlyn Montserrat González Díaz. She is an actress, known for Elisa antes del fin del mundo (1997), Don't mess with an angel (2008) and Clase 406 (2002). She was previously married to Gerardo Islas.
34. Lucha Reyes
Actress | ¡Ay Jalisco... no te rajes!
Lucha Reyes was born on May 23, 1906 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as María de la Luz Flores Aceves. She was an actress, known for Jalisco, Don't Backslide (1941), Flor silvestre (1943) and Song of the Soul (1938). She was married to Antonio Vega Medina, Félix Martín Cervantes and Gabriel Navarro...
38. Pedro Fernández
Actor | Hasta el fin del mundo
Pedro Fernandez was born on September 28 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico in 1969. His birth name was Jose Martin Cuevas Cobos. He made his film debut in 1979 when producer Ruben Galindo gave him his first oportunity in the production "La nina de la mochila azul" where he started his career. He ...
Actress | Rubí
Jacqueline Bracamontes was born on December 23, 1979 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Jacqueline Bracamontes Van Hoorde. She is an actress, known for Rubí (2004), Entrenando a mi papá (2015) and Heridas de amor (2006). She has been married to Martin Fuentes since October 1, 2011. ...
42. Pablo Abitia
Actor | Cinco de Mayo: La batalla
He began his acting career by participating in plays such as De la Calle, Sangas DE Sangre, "Ansia DE Duraznos", among others. Founder of the theater group Cuarta Pared together with Marco Vieyra and Eduardo España, representing the works "Deshuesadero" "Al Crepúsculo" and "El Último Piso." He has ...
43. Iyari Limon
Actress | Dead Space
Iyari Limon was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, but by the age of one she and her parents had made Southern California their new home. Although English is her primary language, she's fluent in Spanish since being raised in a Spanish-speaking household all her life. She's also semi-fluent in French, ...
Actress | Más negro que la noche
Susana Dosamantes was born on January 9, 1948 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Susana Rue Riestra. She is an actress, known for Darker Than Night (1975), Corazón salvaje (1977) and Amalia Batista (1983). She was previously married to Enrique Rubio.
48. José Ron
Actor | A la mala
José Ron was born on August 8, 1981 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Édgar José Ron Vázquez. He is an actor known for appearing in Mexican telenovelas. He began his acting career in 2004 in Mujer de Madera with Edith Gonzalez. In 2006, he appeared in Rebelde with Anahí, Maite Perroni, Dulce María...
Writer | The Last Lion
Mexican filmmaker, writer of the adventure comedy "Saving Private Perez" ("Salvando al soldado Pérez"), released commercially in the U.S. and Mexico, the musical dramedy "Volando Bajo" and the romantic comedy "Cinderelo". There is an intimate view of the characters in his work, no matter how ...
Music_department | The Girl in the Spider's Web
Juan Carlos Enriquez is a composer from Guadalajara, Mexico and a distinguished graduate from the world-renowned Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA.
Emerging from an eclectic musical background, and with a long list of credits to his name that feature a wide dramatic and musical palette, Juan ...
51. Amaury Vergara
Entrepreneur, self-starter, environmentalist, film director, and producer. Since very young he's felt great passion for cinema, which took him to study at the New York Film Academy.
During his career as a filmmaker, he has been a presence in cinematography productions such as Pan's Labyrinth (2006),...
52. Jaime Jasso
Visual_effects | Avatar
Jaime Jasso was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, with more than 20 years of experience in Visual effects for Film, Video games and visual Media in general. His career is inspired by Science Fiction Art and Cinema, that lead him to be part of one of the most important and prestigious teams of matte ...
57. Héctor Jiménez
Actor | Nacho Libre
He was born on December 13, 1973 in the city of Guadalajara Jalisco. At a very early age comes to live To the city of Tijuana B.C., where he carries out his basic studies, as well as the only ones of his formation Actoral He worked for the theater company La Divina Fauna directed by Edward Coward ...
62. Pradip Romay
Sound_department | Cidade de Deus
Pradip Romay, AKA Narayan Romay, is a multi-disciplined filmmaker with credits to his name, as a producer, director, composer and sound designer. Born in Mexico, in the city of Guadalajara, his passion for film started at an early age whilst playing a small role in a film as a school boy. Further ...
65. Antonio Ortuño
Animation_department | Cómo preparar un sándwich
Antonio Ortuño (Guadalajara, 1976) is a Mexican novelist and short story writer.
Ortuño is the author of the novels El buscador de cabezas (2006) and Recursos humanos (2007), finalist of the Herralde Prize. He also published the short story books El jardín japonés (2007) and La Señora Rojo (2010). ...
67. Ximena Sariñana
Actress | Amar te duele
Ximena Sarinana is an actress, singer, songwriter producer from Mexico City. Born in Guadalajara to Director Producer Fernando Sarinana and Writer Carolina Rivera, she started acting at the age of 8 in musical theater in her hometown. When the family moved to Mexico City, Ximena did 3 lead roles in...
78. Luis Velazquez
Actor | Por la Máscara
Born in Guadalajara in 1982. Luis begins his acting expertise in 2000 with teachers and directors of the Local scene. He begins his Cimena's approach having Eduardo Covarrubias as his teacher and was part of several projects for the Departamento de Imagen y Sonido from the UdG and for the CAAV.
79. Isaac Hernández
Actor | El Rey de todo el mundo
Isaac Hernández was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, one of 11 children of Hector Hernández.
Trained at Philadelphia's The Rock School for Dance Education, he has worked as a professional ballet dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, San Francisco Ballet, Dutch National Ballet and the English National ...
80. Aarón Díaz
Actor | Quantico
Aaron Diaz Spencer, born March 7, 1982 in Puerto Vallarta, México. His father is Mexican and his mother American. While still very young, he moved with his family to the city of San Miguel de Allende, where he spent much of his childhood. He later moves to California to attend high school, he also ...
82. Ana Bertha Lepe
Actress | Lo que le pasó a Sansón
Ana Bertha Lepe was born on September 12, 1934 in Tecolotlan, Jalisco, Mexico as Ana Bertha Lepe Jiménez. She was an actress, known for Lo que le pasó a Sansón (1955), Neutron Traps the Invisible Killers (1965) and Santo en el hotel de la muerte (1963). She died on October 24, 2013 in...
Actor | Il segno del coyote
Handsome, husky leading man, chiefly in westerns and "comedias rancheras", Casanova appeared as an extra as early as 1946. His break-through came in 1953: after playing alongside star María Félix in Camelia (1954), and appearing in Luis Buñuel's _Él (1952)_ and 'Emilio Fernández''s Reportaje (1953)...
84. Bárbara Gil
Actress | La tigresa
Bárbara Gil was born on March 27, 1930 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. She was an actress and writer, known for La tigresa (1973), Señoritas a disgusto (1989) and The Outsider (2001). She was married to Miguel Córcega. She died on September 11, 2015 in Guadalajara.
85. Gregorio Casal
Gregorio Casal was born on July 13, 1935 in San Miguel el Alto, Jalisco, Mexico as Jose De Jesus Casillas Rabago. He was an actor and director, known for Chanoc en las garras de las fieras (1970), Chanoc contra el tigre y el vampiro (1972) and Mercenaries of Death (1983). He died on April 25, 2018 ...
Actor | Violación
Valentín Trujillo was born on March 28, 1951 in Atotonilco, Jalisco, Mexico as Rafael Valentín Trujillo Gazcón. He was an actor and writer, known for Violación (1989), Yo el ejecutor (1987) and Cacería humana (1987). He was married to Patricia María. He died on May 4, 2006 in Mexico, ...
91. Miguel Manzano
Actor | Las glorias del gran Púas
Miguel Manzano was born on September 26, 1907 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Miguel Manzano Saénz. He was an actor, known for Las glorias del gran Púas (1984), Corazón salvaje (1977) and Wild Heart (1966). He was married to Josefina Castellanos Serna. He died on January 21, 1992 ...
93. Isabela Corona
Actress | Cóndores no entierran todos los días
Isabela Corona was born on July 2, 1913 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as Refugio Corona Pérez Frías. She was an actress, known for A Man of Principle (1984), Yesenia (1971) and Señoritas a disgusto (1989). She died on July 8, 1993 in Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexico.
94. Roberto Cañedo
Actor | Crimen y castigo
Roberto Cañedo Ramírez was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, México. His parents were Ignacio Cañedo Iñiguez and Carmen Ramírez Llamas. Has 8 more brothers: Ignacio, Celia, Juan de Dios, María Luisa, Cristina, Manuel, Oscar and Magdalena. In his youth, he worked as a waiter in a restaurant frequented ...
Director | El camino de la vida
Alfonso Corona Blake was born on January 2, 1919 in Autlan, Jalisco, Mexico. He was a director and assistant director, known for The Road of Life (1956), Verano violento (1960) and Happiness (1957). He died on January 21, 1999 in Mexico, D.F., Mexico.
Soundtrack | The Quiet American
Gave her first piano concerto at 6 years-old, and her nickname Consuelito stuck during her formal education years in music. Gained the title of music teacher at 17 years old, and became soloist of the National Symphonic Orchestra, Mexico.
Besides "Besame Mucho", she was cherished for several other ...
Writer | Murmullos
Juan José Arreola was born on September 21, 1918 in Ciudad Guzman, Jalisco, Mexico. He was an actor and writer, known for Murmullos (1991), Fando and Lis (1968) and Nuestro idioma (1969). He was married to Sara and Sara Sanchez. He died on December 3, 2001 in Guadalajara, Jalisco.
Actor | La ley del monte
Vicente Fernández was born on February 17, 1940 in Huentitan el Alto, Jalisco, Mexico as Vicente Fernandez Gomez. He is an actor and producer, known for La ley del monte (1976), El arracadas (1978) and Intacto (2001). He has been married to Maria del Refugio Abarca Villaseñor since December 27, ...
99. Juan Rulfo
Writer | El imperio de la fortuna
Mexican writer who was important in the development of the "magic realism" school of Latin-American fiction. As a child growing up in the rural countryside, he witnessed the horrors of the later Cristero uprisings of 1926-29. His family of prosperous landowners lost a considerable fortune. When ...
100. Carlos Santana
Soundtrack | La Bamba
Carlos Santana is a guitarist, composer, singer and band-leader who helped to shape the concept of "world music" by his experiments with blending many styles of music from a multitude of ethnic sources.
He was born Carlos Augusto Alves Santana on July 20, 1947, in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico....