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Gael García Bernal

Actor and Director
Born Nov 30, 1978

Gael García Bernal is a Mexican film actor and director.

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1978 Birth Born on November 30, 1978.


1994 15 Years Old In his later teens, he took part in peaceful demonstrations during the Chiapas uprising of 1994. … Read More


2001 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Subsequently, García Bernal starred in some of Mexico's most celebrated recent films, including 2001's Y tu mamá también, and El crimen del Padre Amaro (2002). … Read More
2002 23 Years Old García Bernal also portrayed Argentine revolutionary Che Guevara twice, first in the 2002 TV miniseries Fidel and then, better known, in 2004's The Motorcycle Diaries, an adaptation of a journal a 23-year-old Guevara wrote about his travels across South America. … Read More
2005 26 Years Old He has been nominated for a BAFTA in 2005 for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for The Motorcycle Diaries and, in 2006, was nominated for the Orange Rising Star award which acknowledges new talents in the acting industry.
2007 28 Years Old 1 More Event
García Bernal also directed his first feature film, Déficit, which was released in 2007.
2008 29 Years Old Bernal was cast for the 2008 film Blindness, an adaptation of the 1995 novel of the same name by José Saramago about a society suffering an epidemic of blindness. … Read More


2010 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2010, García Bernal did a cameo appearance as himself, playing Cristiano Ronaldo in Ronaldo: The Movie for Nike advertisement "Write The Future".
2011 32 Years Old 1 More Event
Garcia Bernal narrated Human Planet for Hispanic audiences, which premiered on Discovery en Español on April 25, 2011 and aired on Discovery Channel in Latin America on May 12.
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