Gael Garcia Bernal, Mexican actor, producer and director, received Latin America's Human Rights Award for his great work.
Acting became a part of his life very early. Almost all his teens Gael spent on the film set.
Gael started the way to the fame with the recurring role in television show “Teresa”. After that, he got the leading role in “El abuelo y yo”.
In 1996, he played Martínin in the short film “De tripas, corazón”.
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All together, the star had 31 wins and 28 nominations.
In 2000, the actor received Ariel Award and Silver Hugo Award nominations for “Amores perros”.
For his role in “Mozart in the Jungle” Bernal won Golden Globes in 2016.
We can estimate his chances to become a successful writer by “Madly”.
His work as a director in shorts “La Mano Visible”, “Los Invisibles” and “The Letter” is also well received.
His religion is Christianity. The actor admitted that he was “culturally Catholic but spiritually Agnostic”.
He has two children. The Mexican was not married to Dolores Fonzi but they had a son Lázaro and a daughter Libertad.
Worth To Known
His mother and father were actors. Gael’s parents divorced and his mother find another man. Sergio Yazbek became his stepfather.
Bernal studied at the London Central School of Speech and Drama.
He also took part in theatrical performances. For instant, the actor in the production of “Bodas de Sangre” in 2005.
His shoe size is US 9. He has donated a pair of Oakley boots to Small Steps Project to help children in need.