Diego Luna

Diego Luna

Diego Luna
Quick Facts About Diego Alexander
Celebrated Name Diego Luna
Age 44 years old
Nick Name Diego
Birth Name Diego Luna Alexander
Birth Date 1979-12-29
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Nationality Mexican
Place of Birth Toluca, Mexico
Ethnicity Mexican-British
Horoscope Capricorn
Religion Christianity
Father Alejandro Luna
Mother Fiona Alexander
Brother Iván Amozurrutia
Sexualorientation straight
Marital Status married
Children 2
Wife Camila Sodi
Net Worth $12 million
Salary $1 million
Height 5 ft 10 inches
Weight 72 Kg
Body Measurement 41-33-14 inches
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown

Diego Luna, a Mexican actor, is well-known for portraying the role of Cassian Andor in "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" and the American television series "Andor". He is also recognized for his critically acclaimed role of trafficker Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo in the first two seasons of "Narcos: Mexico", an American-Mexican crime drama streaming television series. 

Who is Diego Luna?

Diego Luna is a Mexican actor. He is one of the biggest stars in the Mexican film industry. He is the recipient of the Marcello Mastroianni Award, MTV Movie Awards, Critics Choice Award, Imagen Award, Audience Award, Platino Award, and Daytime Emmy Awards. 

Luna begins acting at the age of seven. As a child actor, he appeared in several telenovelas. He starred as Tenoch Iturbide alongside Gael García Bernal in "Y tu mamá también" (2001), a Mexican road trip film directed by Alfonso Cuarón. A critical and box office success, the role brought him international stardom.

The film was the beginning series of high-profile collaborations with childhood friend García Bernal, with whom he would costar in several films and go on to establish Canana Films. Luna first gained international acclaim for his role as a sex-crazed teen in the 2001 Mexican road trip movie “Y Tu Mama Tambien,” and he went on to star in the international box office hit movie “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story".

After moving to Hollywood, He was thrilled by exciting experiments in a new culture, the world-renowned chefs, musicians, and fashion designers who found inspiration in the streets and Mexico’s indigenous past. He is currently busy playing the role of Andor in the Disney+ series "Star Wars: Andor". The first season of Andor premiered on Disney+ on September 21, 2022, with the first three of its twelve episodes. 

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Is Diego Luna from Mexico?

Diego Luna was born on 29 December 1979 in Toluca, the state capital of the State of Mexico as well as the seat of the Municipality of Toluca. His birth name is Diego Luna Alexander. He holds Mexican nationality and belongs to the Mexican-British ethnicity. Her star sign is Capricorn. He is a follower of Christianity. 

Luna was born to his father, Alejandro Luna, a scenic designer, lighting technician, and opera set designer, and his mother, Fiona Alexander, was a British costume designer of Scottish and English descent. He has a brother named Iván Amozurrutia who is also an actor.

A native of Mexico City whose mother died in a car accident when he was a mere two years old, Diego Luna was left to be raised by his father, Alejandro. It was his father who brought Diego to the filming sets and taught him different aspects of art and encourage him to become an actor and uphold the family tradition. 

Who is Diego Luna married to? 

Diego Luna was married to Mexican actress Camila Sodi on 5th Feb 2008.  She is the niece of the singer and actress Thalía and a member of the Sodi family. The couple dated for a year after getting together in July 2006. They were married for 5 years with their divorce finalized in March 2013. They have two children: Jerónimo Luna born on 12th August 2008, and Fiona born on 1st July 2010.  

Apart from his marital relationship with Camila Sodi, Diego Luna has been in relationships with a number of high-profile actresses including Yalitza Aparicio (2019), Suki Waterhouse (2015 - 2017), Paulina Dávila (2013 - 2015), Paola Nuñez (2006), Caroline D'Amore (2005), Alice Braga (2004 - 2005), Romola Garai (2003 - 2004), Marina de Tavira and Olga Segura.

How much is Diego Luna worth?

As of September 2022, the net worth of Diego Luna is estimated to be $12 million. He earns his wealth from his profession as an actor and filmmaker. For his role in the film, Rogue One, he was paid around $1 million. He owns a luxurious home in Mexico City which is worth million dollars. Talking about his car collections, Luna owns Mercedes, Chevrolet and 

How tall is Diego Luna?

Diego Luna is a handsome guy with elegant looks and a well-maintained body physique. He stands 5 ft 10 inches tall and weighs 72 kg. His body measures 41-33-14 inches (Chest-Waist-Biceps). His hair color is Dark Brown and his eye color is also Dark brown as well. He wears a shoe size of 10 (US). 

Facts About Diego Luna

  • #1Luna and his frequent co-star Gael García Bernal are close friends since birth.
  • #2Luna hates politics.
  • #3He is against drug trade.
  • #4He is famous in Mexico for his boyish smile.
  • #5 By 18, he was working at Mexico’s national theater company and had his own apartment.
  • #6He and Garcia are the founder of Canana Films.
  • #7He is passionate about photography.
  • #8 He protested against the Mexican Government.
  • #9He made his big break with his best friend.
  • #10He loves visiting new places.