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Gael García Bernal

​García Bernal was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, the son of Patricia Bernal, an actress and former model, and José Angel García, an actor and director. His stepfather is Sergio Yazbek, whom his mother married when García Bernal was young. He started acting at just a year old and spent most of his teen years starring in telenovelas. Gael studied the International Baccalaureate, with chemistry being unquestionably his favorite subject. When he was fourteen, he taught indigenous peoples in Mexico to read, often working with the Huichol Indians. In his later teens, he took part in peaceful demonstrations during the Chiapas uprisingof 1994. bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Nov 30, 1978 In Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Soy tu fan
Latest Project:
Movie Coco 2017-11-22
Known For
Poster of Casa De Mi Padre
Poster of A Little Bit of Heaven
Poster of Babel
Poster of The King
Movie Coco Hector 2017-11-22
Movie Salt and Fire Dr. Fabio Cavani 2017-04-07
Movie You're Killing Me Susana Eligio 2016-08-25
Movie Zoom Edward 2016-03-31
Series El Abuelo y Yo Daniel 2016
Movie Eva Doesn't Sleep 2015-11-05
Movie Desierto Moises 2015-04-12
Movie Rosewater Maziar Bahari 2014-11-27
Movie The Ardor Kaí 2014-05-14
Series Mozart in the Jungle Rodrigo 2014-02-06
Movie Who Is Dayani Cristal? Himself 2013-01-17
Movie Vamps Diego Bardem 2012-08-25
Movie No René Saaverdra 2012-08-07
Movie Casa de mi Padre Onza 2012-05-11
Movie A Little Bit of Heaven Julian Goldstein 2012-05-04
Movie The Loneliest Planet Alex 2011-08-10
Movie Even the Rain Sebastián 2011-01-05
Movie José & Pilar Himself 2010-10-18
Series Teresa Peluche 2010-08-02
Movie Letters to Juliet Victor 2010-05-14
Movie The Limits of Control The Mexican 2009-09-19
Movie Rudo y Cursi Tato 2009-05-15
Movie Mammoth Leo Vidales 2009-01-23
Movie Rudo & Cursi Toto 2008-12-19
Movie Déficit Cristobal 2008-05-30
Movie Blindness King of Ward 3 2008-05-14
Movie Chevolution 2008-04-01
Movie The Past Rímini 2007-10-26
Movie Saint Death Narrator 2007-09-28
Movie Deficit Cristobal 2007-05-21
Movie The Science of Sleep Stéphane Miroux 2006-09-29
Movie Babel Santiago 2006-09-08
Movie The King Elvis 2006-05-19
Movie Bad Education Ángel / Juan / Zahara 2005-02-11
Movie The Motorcycle Diaries Ernesto Guevara de la Serna 2004-10-15
Movie Premios juventud 2004 Himself 2004-09-23
Movie 2004 Hispanic Heritage Awards Himself 2004-09-18
Movie Traveling with Che Guevara Che 2004-01-01
Movie Dot the I Kit Winter 2003-10-31
Movie Dreaming of Julia Ricky 2003-10-24
Movie The Orange British Academy Film Awards Himself 2003-02-23
Movie El crimen del padre Amaro Padre Amaro 2002-12-13
Movie The Crime of Padre Amaro Padre Amaro 2002-10-01
Movie I'm with Lucy Gabriel 2002-09-04
Movie Y Tu Mamá También Julio Zapata 2002-04-26
Movie Fidel Che Guevara 2002-01-27
Movie Don't Tempt Me Davenport 2001-11-30
Movie The Last Post Jose Francisco 2001-08-11
Movie Amores Perros Octavio 2001-04-13
Movie Private Lives Gustavo 'Gana' Bertolini 2001-03-24
Movie Los perros de 'Amores perros' Himself 2000-06-16
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996-07-22
Movie De tripas, corazón 1996-01-01