Diego Luna

Diego Luna

actor, producer, director

Diego Luna was born on Dec 29, 1979 in Mexico. Diego Luna's big-screen debut came with Antonieta directed by Carlos Saura in 1982, strarring . Diego Luna is known for Andor directed by Toby Haynes, Diego Luna stars as Cassian Andor and Kyle Soller as Syril Karn. Diego Luna has got 22 awards and 22 nominations so far. The most recent award Diego Luna achieved is Huesca Film Festival. The upcoming new tvshow Diego Luna plays is Andor - Season 1 which will be released on Sep 21, 2022.

Diego Luna Alexander was born on December 29, 1979 in Mexico City, Mexico, to Alejandro Luna and Fiona Alexander, who worked as a costume designer. His father is Mexican and his mother was British, of Scottish and English descent. His mother died when Diego was only two, in a car accident. He soon became immersed in his father's passion, entertainment - Alejandro is the most acclaimed living theatre, cinema and opera set designer in Mexico.From an early age he began acting working in tv, movies, and theater. His first television role was in the movie El último fin de año (1991). His next role in the Mexican soap opera El abuelo y yo (1992). His childhood best friend and fellow actor Gael Garcia Bernal played the title role. After 'El Abuelo y Yo', Diego began to receive more and more parts in theater, movies and TV. His big break came in 2001 when he was cast in the critically acclaimed Et... ta mère aussi! (2001), once again alongside his best friend Gael García Bernal, as Tenoch Iturbide.His star continues to shine and he is making a name for himself in the American market such as starring alongside Bon Jovi in Vampires II - Adieu vampires (2002) and the Oscar winning Frida (2002).In 2004, he starred in 'Havana Nights: Dirty Dancing 2', the prequel to 'Dirty Dancing', and is working on more projects in both Latin America and the United States.

  • Birthday

    Dec 29, 1979
  • Place of Birth

    Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
  • Also known

    Diego Luna Alexander, 디에고 루나, Ντιέγκο Λούνα, Ντιέγο Λούνα, Диего Луна, 迭戈·卢纳, დიეგო ლუნა, Alexander García

Known For

Awards

22 wins & 22 nominations

Huesca Film Festival
2022
Winner - Carlos Saura Award
Daytime Emmy Awards
2021
Outstanding Daytime Talent in a Spanish Language Program
Winner - Daytime Emmy
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