Birth Place Matching "Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Eiza González

Actress | Baby Driver

Eiza González Reyna is a Mexican actress and singer. She was born on January 30, 1990 in Mexico City, Mexico, to Carlos González and Glenda Reyna. Her mother is a yesteryear Mexican model. She has one elder brother, Yulen. She lost her father in a motorcycle accident when she was just 12. Later in ...

2. Kate del Castillo

Actress | The Book of Life

Mexican actress Kate del Castillo broke through in America as a result of her award-winning performance in the hit Fox Searchlight/Weinstein movie Under the Same Moon (2007), which is to date the highest-grossing Spanish-language theatrical release in U.S. history.

Kate starred as "Queen of the ...

3. Lupita Nyong'o

Actress | 12 Years a Slave

Lupita Amondi Nyong'o was born March 1, 1983 in Mexico City, Mexico, to Kenyan parents, Dorothy Ogada Buyu and Peter Anyang' Nyong'o. Her father, a senator, was then a visiting lecturer in political science. She was raised in Kenya. At age 16, her parents sent her back to Mexico for seven months to...

4. Diego Luna

Actor | Rogue One

Diego Luna Alexander was born on December 29, 1979 in Mexico City, Mexico, to Alejandro Luna and Fiona Alexander, who worked as a costume designer. His father is Mexican and his mother was British, of Scottish and English descent. His mother died when Diego was only two, in a car accident. He soon ...

5. Alfonso Cuarón

Writer | Gravity

Alfonso Cuarón Orozco was born on November 28th in Mexico City, Mexico. From an early age, he yearned to be either a film director or an astronaut. However, he did not want to enter the army, so he settled for directing. He didn't receive his first camera until his twelfth birthday, and then ...

6. Diego Boneta

Actor | Luis Miguel: La Serie

Diego Andrés González Boneta was born in Mexico City, Mexico, to engineers Lauro Andrés González-Moreno and Astrid Boneta Gonzalez.

Diego recently starred as the titular character in "Luis Miguel, La Serie." The series, about the Mexican singer's rise to international fame premiered on Telemundo and...

7. Alejandro G. Iñárritu

Producer | The Revenant

Alejandro González Iñárritu (ih-nyar-ee-too), born August 15th, 1963, is a Mexican film director.

González Iñárritu is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and by the Directors Guild of America for Best Director. He is also the first Mexican-born ...

8. Karla Souza

Actress | How to Get Away with Murder

Karla Souza was born in 1986 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Karla Olivares Souza. She is an actress and producer, known for How to Get Away with Murder (2014), We Are the Nobles (2013) and Suave patria (2012). She has been married to Marshall Trenkmann since May 2014. They have two ...

9. Maite Perroni

Actress | Dark Desire

Maite Perroni is one of the most prominent and successful artists in the Latin World. The latest project - Maite is the lead actress in the new Netflix thriller series "Oscuro Deseo" (Dark Desire) released this 2020 in over 180 countries worldwide ranked in the Top 10 most-watched series in Mexico,...

10. Veronica Falcón

Actress | Perry Mason

Veronica Falcon was born in Mexico City, she is considered one of Mexico's most talented and prestigious actors, as well as an outstanding choreographer. She's had a remarkable career both as an actor and as a choreographer, working for over two decades in theater, film and television. Throughout ...

11. Ricardo Montalban

Actor | Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

Handsome Ricardo Montalban was the epitome of Latin elegance, charm and grace on film and television and in the late 1940s and early 1950s reinvigorated the Rudolph Valentino / Ramon Novarro "Latin Lover" style in Hollywood without achieving top screen stardom. Moreover, unlike most minority actors...

12. Eugenio Derbez

Writer | No se aceptan devoluciones

Actor, writer, director and producer, Eugenio Derbez has a degree in Film Directing from the Mexican Institute of Cinematography and Theater, as well as a degree in Acting from Televisa's Acting School. He has also studied and is trained in the arts of Dance, Music and Singing, and still today he ...

13. Paulina Gaitan

Actress | Sin nombre

Paulina Gaitan was born on February 19, 1992 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is an actress and producer, known for Sin Nombre (2009), The River (2012) and Trade (2007).

14. Mario Van Peebles

Actor | Heartbreak Ridge

Mario Van Peebles is a highly regarded director, actor, producer and writer. His directorial skills can be seen in the retelling of the epic mini-series "Roots" starring Forest Whitaker and Matthew Goode. Van Pebbles has directed award-winning shows such as the recent hit "Empire" and "The Last ...

15. Natalia Cordova-Buckley

Actress | Bates Motel

Natalia Cordova-Buckley was born on November 25, 1982 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is an actress and producer, known for Bates Motel (2013), Coco (2017) and Destroyer (2018). She has been married to Brian Buckley since November 11, 2011.

16. Demián Bichir

Actor | The Hateful Eight

Demián Bichir Nájera was born in Mexico City, Mexico, to Maricruz Nájera (María de la Cruz Najera Botello), an actress, and Alejandro Bichir (Alejandro Bichir Batres), a theatre director. His parents met in the theatre. He has two brothers who are also actors, Bruno Bichir and Odiseo Bichir. Demián...

17. Emmanuel Lubezki

Cinematographer | Children of Men

Lubezki began his career in Mexican film and television productions in the late 1980s. His first international production was the 1993 independent film Twenty Bucks (1993), which followed the journey of a single twenty-dollar bill.

Lubezki is a frequent collaborator with fellow Mexican filmmaker ...

18. Alfonso Herrera

Actor | Amar te duele

Arguably one of Latin America's widely-known talents, backed by years of remarkable performances in television and film, Alfonso's stardom was first introduced by his leading role in one of the most successful television series in the history of Latin America, "Rebelde". Rebelde became a grossing ...

19. Daniela Bobadilla

Actress | Anger Management

Daniela Bobadilla is most renowned for her role as Sam Goodson in the FX series "Anger Management" where she starred opposite Charlie Sheen as his high octane daughter. She also portrayed the role of Emma in the NBC series "Awake" alongside Jason Isaacs. Most recently she played Riley Taft "Perfect...

20. Michel Franco

Producer | Chronic

Michel Franco was born in 1979 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He is a producer and writer, known for Chronic (2015), After Lucia (2012) and April's Daughter (2017).

21. Danna Paola

Actress | Amy, la niña de la mochila azul

Danna Paola Rivera Munguía (born 23 June 1995), better known as Danna Paola, is a Mexican actress, singer and model. She gained popularity as a child actress and singer, starring in dozens of television projects throughout her early childhood and adolescence.

Danna Paola was born and raised in ...

22. Fernanda Romero

Actress | The Eye

Born in Mexico City, Fernanda Romero started her career participating in the sensational youth group Fryzzby (BMG). After walking away from music to study Fashion Design, Fernanda knew her destiny was always to be in front of the camera. Fernanda was spotted by a modeling agency after she was ...

23. Tessa Ia

Actress | De Brutas, Nada

Tessa Ia was born in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is an actress, known for De Brutas, Nada (2020), Unstoppable (2020) and Narcos: Mexico (2018).

24. Jorge Rivero

Actor | Alerta, alta tensión

Very handsome and muscular Mexican leading man of Catalonian origin, on-screen from the mid-1960s. Ironically, in his debut film he played a masked wrestler and his face was never shown. Rivero soon became a sex symbol and a major box-office star, and was called by Hollywood to star with John Wayne...

25. Ana Alicia

Actress | Halloween II

Born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 12, 1956, Ana Alicia became the third of four children to Carlos Celestino Ortiz and Alicia Torres Ortiz. She grew up in El Paso, Texas from age 6 after the passing of her father. There, she lived with her grandmother, widowed mother, her uncle Louie and ...

26. Laura Cerón

Actress | ER

Laura Ceron born in Mexico City was raised in Chicago Suburb Elgin.

Was a member of The Latino Chicago Theater Company, where they created many original productions and innovative stylized theatrical form such as "Cartooning", which merged 'Commedia dell'arte' along with 'Carpero' style Theater. ...

27. José María Yazpik

Actor | Polvo

Jose Maria lived his whole childhood in Mexico City until the age of 12 when he, along with his family, moved to San Diego, California. As soon as he concluded his high school studies, he moved to Tijuana, Mexico, to attend Law school, but in his first career year a personal experience saw him ...

28. Alfonso Arau

Director | Como agua para chocolate

Alfonso Arau has had a long and fruitful career both in front of and behind the camera and is one of the most prominent filmmakers of the Latino community in Hollywood. He was a drama disciple of Seki Sano--a Japanese teacher, classmate of Lee Strasberg with Konstantin Stanislavski in Russia--and ...

29. Robert Graham

Actor | The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Robert Graham was born on August 19, 1938 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Robert Pena Graham. He was an actor and assistant director, known for The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004), Yorick (2002) and Step Fast (1994). He was married to Anjelica Huston and Joey Graham. He died on ...

30. Aislinn Derbez

Actress | Estar o no estar

Aislinn Derbez is a Mexican actress born and raised in Mexico City, to the artist Gabriela Michel and Eugenio Derbez, who is considered to be one of the greatest and most popular Mexican actors and comedians alive. She is the granddaughter of the Mexican star Silvia Derbez. Aislinn is of Mexican ...

31. Pedro Armendáriz

Actor | From Russia with Love

Born in Mexican revolution times, Pedro Armendáriz was the first child of Mexican Pedro Armendáriz García-Conde and American Adele Hastings. He was raised in Churubusco, then a suburb of Mexico City, before the family traveled to Laredo, Texas. They lived there until 1921, the year Armendáriz' ...

32. Paul Leduc

Director | Frida, naturaleza viva

Paul Leduc was born on March 11, 1942 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Paul Leduc Rosenzweig. He was a director and writer, known for Frida Still Life (1983), El cobrador: In God We Trust (2006) and Reed: Insurgent Mexico (1972). He was married to Bertha Navarro. He died on October 21, ...

33. Camila Sodi

Actress | Niñas mal

Camila Sodi was born on May 14, 1986 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Camila Sodi Gonzalez. She is an actress, known for Bad Girls (2007), Wild District (2018) and Hitsville. She was previously married to Diego Luna.

34. Thalía

Actress | María la del Barrio

Ariadna Thalía Sodi Miranda (born 26 August 1971), known mononymously as Thalía, is a Mexican singer, songwriter, producer, actress and entrepreneur. She is considered one of the most successful and influential Mexican artists worldwide. Apart from her native Spanish, Thalía has also sung in ...

35. Cantinflas

Actor | Around the World in 80 Days

Cantinflas, born Mario Mareno as the son of a Mexican postal employee, was a prolific and productive Mexican comedian/producer/writer/singer who also knew a fair bit about agriculture and medicine. He was married to Valentina Ivanova from 1936 until her death. He appeared in more than 55 films, ...

36. Sandra Echeverría

Actress | Savages

Sandra Echeverría was born on December 11, 1984 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Sandra Echeverría Gamboa. She is an actress, known for Savages (2012), The Clone (2010) and Soñarás (2004). She has been married to Leonardo de Lozanne since October 19, 2014. They have one ...

37. Kuno Becker

Actor | Goal!

Kuno Becker was born on January 14, 1978 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Eduardo Kuno Becker Paz. He is an actor and director, known for Goal! The Dream Begins (2005), Goal II: Living the Dream (2007) and Ánima (2020).

38. Adrian Alonso

Actor | The Legend of Zorro

Adrian Alonso was born on April 6, 1994 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Adrián Alonso Barona. He is an actor, known for The Legend of Zorro (2005), Under the Same Moon (2007) and Sr. Ávila (2013).

39. Humberto Busto

Actor | Oso Polar

Humberto Busto was born on June 23, 1978 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He is an actor and director, known for Polar Bear (2017), Diablero (2018) and El Chapo (2017).

40. Pina Pellicer

Actress | One-Eyed Jacks

Pina Pellicer was, and still is, one of the most beloved Mexican actresses of all time. She set a standard for realism in a time when "melodrama" and "artificial" acting still ran rampant. She was best known for her groundbreaking performance in One-Eyed Jacks (1961) with Marlon Brando. She is ...

41. Fernando Colunga

Actor | Ladrón que roba a ladrón

Fernando Colunga was born on the 3rd of March 1966 in Mexico City, Mexico. His father is Don Fernando Colunga and his mother Dona Margarita Olivares. Fernando Colunga from the time that was a little boy wanted to be an actor. Fernando graduated from the University of Mexico as civil engineer. But ...

42. Rodrigo Prieto

Cinematographer | Brokeback Mountain

Rodrigo Prieto is a Mexican cinematographer. He is best known for Brokeback Mountain (2005), Babel (2006), Argo (2012), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), and Silence (2016).

He also worked with Alejandro González Iñárritu on the acclaimed Amores perros (2000), 21 Grams (2003), and Biutiful (2010).

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43. Dario Yazbek Bernal

Actor | Daniel & Ana

Dario Yazbek Bernal was born in 1990 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He is an actor and producer, known for Daniel and Ana (2009), Los paisajes (2017) and The House of Flowers (2018).

44. Guillermo Arriaga

Writer | The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

Guillermo Arriaga was born on March 13, 1958 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He is a writer and producer, known for Three Burials (2005), 21 Grams (2003) and Amores Perros (2000).

45. Carlton Cuse

Producer | Lost

Born in Mexico City, Cuse grew up in Boston, Massachusetts, and in Orange County, California. He attended Harvard University, graduating with a degree in American History.

Cuse, along with Damon Lindelof, served as writer and showrunner for all six seasons of Lost (2004) for ABC. He wrote, directed,...

46. Margo

Actress | Lost Horizon

The daughter of a Spanish surgeon, Maria Margarita Guadalupe Teresa Estella Castilla Bolado y O'Donnell was born in Mexico City. As a niece to famous bandleader Xavier Cugat, she performed with his orchestra from the age of nine as a specialty dancer in nightclubs, and, later, on the Starlight Roof...

47. Verónica Castro

Actress | Los ricos también lloran

Verónica Castro (born 19 October 1952), is a Mexican actress, singer, producer, former model and presenter. She is the mother of singer Cristian Castro and filmmaker Michel Castro.

She started her career as a television actress, where she met comedian Manuel Valdés, father of her son Cristian Castro...

48. Pedro Armendáriz Jr.

Actor | Licence to Kill

Pedro Armendáriz Jr. was born on April 6, 1940 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Pedro Armendáriz Bohr. He was an actor and producer, known for Licence to Kill (1989), Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003) and The Mask of Zorro (1998). He was married to Lucía Gómez de Parada. He died on ...

49. Bruno Bichir

Actor | El Callejón de los Milagros

Bruno Bichir is one of the most talented actors working in current Mexican cinema, theater and television. He comes directly from a family of artists, where all of its five members (his parents and his two older brothers) are as well highly recognized actors and directors. Bruno has worked with ...

50. Giselle Itié

Actress | The Expendables

Giselle Itié was born on October 3, 1982 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. She is an actress, known for The Expendables (2010), On the Road (2012) and Terra Speranza (2002). She was previously married to Emilio Dantas.


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