(biography, photos, videos) Diego Luna
Diego Luna biography
Movies Diego Month in the last two decades extremely popular. International recognition came to the actor after the release of the drama «And your mother too», as well as cult films «Dirty dancing 2: Havana nights», «Harvey milk» and «Rudo and cursi».
Diego Luna Alexander was born in December 1979 in Mexico city, in a wonderful creative family that had a close relationship with the world of cinema. In his veins the mixed Anglo-Mexican blood. Mom, Briton Fiona Alexander, was a talented artist and costume designer, and his father Alexander a Month has made a career in film and theater: he is known in Mexico, the artistic Director.
Diego doesn’t remember mother: a woman died in a car accident when the son was barely two years. A year later, the boy made his film debut in the episode. Father often took him along to the set and in the theatre. He strongly supported and promoted the interest of the boy to the theatre and the cinema, hoping that his son continued the family tradition.
Diego Luna took the stage at 7 years of age, with a small role in the play. And in 10 years he played a prominent role in the popular TV series «Carousel». It happened in 1989. From this moment on, the young actor often appeared on screen in small episodes or the roles of the second plan.
And in 1992, a Month along with childhood friend Gael Garcia Bernal has pleased viewers in the wonderful soap Opera «grandfather and I», which in Mexico, looked every second inhabitant.
Since the late 1990s, the cinematic biography Diego of the moon is growing rapidly. Young and talented actor has regularly acted in the rating melodramas and serials, the most striking of which was the multi-project «the biggest prize».
The world recognition to the Mexican came after the drama of renowned Director Alfonso Cuaron’s «And your mother too.» Month, along with Gael Garcia Bernal played a key role here. The picture was nominated for the main world film award «Oscar» for best screenplay. And the actor at the Venice film festival has received for his work in this film a prestigious prize Marcello Mastroianni. Not spared a talented actor with prizes and Latin American movie awards, MTV, nominirovan his best fight and best kiss.
Diego Luna film «And your mother too,» believes the best of his works. And even claims that this project opened the door for him in Spain and Hollywood, and has also attracted attention far beyond the borders of Mexico.
Indeed, the Spanish drama is widely opened for the famous Mexican doors to the «factory of dreams». For a Month showered with offers from Hollywood Directors. In 2002 he was invited into the picture «Frida», received a statuette «Oscar». In the next two years, Diego has appeared on screens in the sensational «Dirty dancing 2: Havana nights» where he played a key character, and also in the drama «the Terminal» and the criminal tragicomedy «Scam». These projects not only have been warmly accepted by the audience and critics, but also received a generous cash charges.
New star role was played by a Mexican in 2008. He brilliantly turned into a lover of the main character in yet another Oscar-winning project «Harvey milk». Recall that the main character in this film played the famous Sean Penn. The whole cast of «Harvey milk» was nominated for a screen actors Guild award nomination the United States.
In the same generous with surprises year, the actor starred in the crime drama «blood Sisters», which was awarded the prestigious Spanish award «Goya».
In 2010, Diego Luna and Gael Garcia Bernal appeared again on the screen together. They played the main characters and brothers in the brilliant Mexican tragicomedy «Rudo and cursi». This film broke records at the box office in the country.
At the same time, the star pleased his fans with the American Comedy «my father’s House», which plays brilliantly in tandem with will Farrell.
Diego Luna argues that respectful to Hollywood, because there is removed a large part of the famous projects. But to live there permanently he does not want.
Famous Mexican along with best friend, Bernal is the owner of the Studio «Canana Productions». Friends mostly do documentary. Often they reveal various social problems of Latin America. Commitment to the documentary so important to me, they even became the founders in his native Mexico documentary film festival «Ambulante».
As a Director Diego Luna, too, was able to assert itself. In 2007 he made a documentary about Mexican Boxing legend Julio César Chavez, and in 2010 debuted as a Director of feature films. It’s a drama «Abel» about the complicated relationship between 9-year-old son with his father. One of the producers of this project were the famous John Malkovich.
It is noteworthy that a Month in this project, first performed as a screenwriter and even was noted for the excellent screenplay by the prestigious award «Silver Ariel». The picture of «Abel» was nominated for the main award of the International film festival in Sao Paulo: it was nominated as «Best foreign film».
Movies Diego Luna – «Elysium: Heaven not on Earth», «Casanova», «the Outcast one. Star wars: History» and «Blood father», which was released in the last 3 years, brought a Mexican star of the new wave of love and popularity.
In the movie «the Night Buffalo» actor met with a charming colleague and a Drugstore Soda. She is a compatriot Diego. A year after Dating and the rapid development of the novel, the couple legalized their relationship.
In 2008, the actors in Los Angeles was born Jerome. And in the summer of 2010 was born the daughter of Fiona. Her name was given in honor of the deceased mother Diego.
But the personal life of Diego moon and Camila Soda soon cracked. The artists did not comment on the reasons for what happened, but in 2013 they decided to leave.
- «The biggest prize»
- «And your mother too»
- «Dirty dancing 2: Havana nights»
- «Rudo and cursi»
- «My father’s house»
- «Blood father»