This article will answer every question you have about Eugenio Derbez. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.
- What does Derbez do for a living?
- Who are Derbez’s parents and siblings?
- What are Derbez’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Derbez married or does he have a girlfriend/boyfriend?
- Does Derbez have any children?
- Where is Derbez now?
- How tall is Derbez?
- How much money does Derbez earn?
- What is Derbez’s net worth?
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Who is Eugenio Derbez?
Eugenio Gonzalez Derbez is a Mexican eminent actor and comedian. He has thus appeared in many films and television series including The Book of Life, The Angry Birds Movie 2, and The Secret Life of Pets. In the 201s, he appeared in many American films and television series such as Jack and Jill, Girl in Progress, Rob!, and Miracles from Heaven. Besides acting in live-action roles, she has appeared in animated films. Providing the Spanish dubs for many characters in the Spanish versions of American films such as Dr. Dolittle, Mulan, 102 Dalmatians, and the Shrek franchise.
His feature film Instructions Not Included in which he directed, co-wrote, and starred became the most successful Spanish-language film in the U.S. and worldwide. Moreover, it broke numerous box-office records thus earning more than $100 million worldwide. Furthermore, he has appeared in the films, How to Be a Latin Lover alongside Salma Hayek and Kristen Bell and in the Paramount film Dora and the Lost City of Gold.
How Old Is Eugenio Derbez?
He is 60 years old as of August 2022, having been born in September 2, 1961, in Mexico Salva Tierra, Guanajuato, Mexico. Derbez shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Hayley LeBlanc, Kian Lawley, Mattie Westbrouck, Thomas Petrou, Leah Ashe, and many more.
Eugenio Derbez Family
Who are Eugenio Derbez Parents?
He was born to Eugenio Gonzalez Salas (his Father, who died on February 14, 1986). And Silvia Derbez (Mother, born on March 8, 1932, but died on April 6, 2002) was a Mexican film and television actress.
Does Eugenio Derbez have Siblings?
He has a sister by the name of Silvia Eugenia Derbez.
Eugenio Derbez Education
He received his education at Centro de Educacio Artistica de Televisa and Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografia.
Eugenio Derbez Marital Status
He is married to the love of his life, Alessandra Rosaldo (born on September 11, 1971) a Mexican actress, singer, and dancer. They married in 2012. However, he has been previously married twice. First, she was married to Gabriella Michel, they married in 1986 but divorced in 1987. Second, he was married to Victoria Ruffo (born on May 31, 1962) a Mexican actress, they married in 1992 but divorced in 1997.
Eugenio Derbez Kids
He has four kids. One kid with his ex-wife Gabriela, a daughter by the name of Aislinn Derbez (born on March 18, 1986) a Mexican actress. A second kid with Silvana Prince, a son by the name of Vadhir Derbez (born on February 18, 1991) a Mexican actor and singer. The third kid with his ex-wife Victoria, a son by the name Jose Eduardo Derbez (born on April 14, 1992) a Mexican actor. And a fourth kid with his wife Alessandra, a daughter by the name of Aitana Derbez (born in 2014).
Eugenio Derbez Career
A Career in the 1980s and 1990s
During the early 1980s, he was a regular in Cachun cachun ra ra! And also participated in En Familia con Chabelo, a children’s television show. He got his first recurring television position in 1988 when he played a number of roles in a comedy show called Anabel. During the 1990s, he kept making movies and in 1992 he began hosting the variety show Al Derecho y al Derbez. He then made his directing debut n 1997 with a soap opera named No Tengo Madre. Whereas in 199, he started a comedy show called Derbez en Cuando. In 2000, he appeared in Carita de angel.
That same year, he also starred in Complices al Rescate (‘Accomplices to the Rescue). Next, he produced a television series named XHDRBA in 2003. And later produced Hospital el Paisa, Vecinos, and in 2009 Ellas son… la alegria del hogar. During this time, he appeared in a number of successful and critically acclaimed films including Sangre de mi Sangre. In 2007 won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance and his first non-comedy film, the indie smash hit La misma luna directed by Patricia Riggen with Adrian Alonso and Kate del Castillo.
A Career in the 2000s
He and Florinda Meza, in 2002, co-created a sitcom named XHDRBZ which marked his debut as a producer. Next, he co-created co-directed and starred in the family sitcom La Familia P. Luche which gained Derbez further recognition amongst the Mexican and Latin families.
A Career in the 2010s
In 2011, he starred as Felipe starring with Adam Sandler, Katie Holmes, and Al Pacino in Adam Sandler’s Jack and Jill. Moreover, he starred in Girl In Progress with Eva Mendes also directed by Patricia Riggen. Next, he starred with Jennifer Garner in Sony’s Miracles from Heaven directed by Patricia Riggen. In addition, he voiced the role of Rico in the animated feature Underdogs directed by Juan J. Campanella.
In 2013, he starred in and directed Instructions Not Included. And it became the most successful Spanish-language film in the U.S. And worldwide which broke numerous box office records, earning over $100 million. In 2016, he starred with Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell, Raquel Welch, Rob Riggle, Linda Lavin, and Rob Huebel on the Lionsgate/Pantelion feature How to Be a Latin Lover. The film is produced by Derbez and his producing partner Ben Odell was released in the U.S. on April 28, 2017, and in Mexico on May 5, 2017.
A Career in the 2020s
He is a partner of 3pas Studios with producer Ben Odell. Thus via 3Pas Studios, in 2021, he linked a first-look deal with Univision. Where he and Odell were executive producers on behalf of 3Pas Studios of the 2021 television series Acapulco which stars Derbez.He along with the rest of the cast appeared in the Academy Award-winning Apple TV+ film CODA, in which he won, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Eugenio Derbez Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 10½inches (1.79m) and a weight of 72kg (158lbs).
Eugenio Derbez Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has a net worth of $30 million.