Alejandro Speitzer

Alejandro Sánchez Speitzer (born 31 May 1995) is a Mexican actor. He is best known for his role in the 2019 crime drama The Club.[1]

Alejandro Speitzer
Born
Alejandro Sánchez Speitzer

(1995-05-31) 31 May 1995 (age 24)
NationalityMexican
OccupationActor
Years active2000–present
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)


Early lifeEdit

Alejandro Sánchez Speitzer was born on 31 May 1995 in Culiacán, Sinaloa, at a young age he moved to Mexico City. He is the brother of actor Carlos Speitzer.

CareerEdit

Alejandro Speitzer started his career as a child actor when he was 5 years old. His very first job was in a recurring role in the Mexican TV mini-series Ray of Light in 2000. He then starred his role as the titular character Juan "Rayito" de Luz in the childhood telenovela Rayito de luz.[2] This was followed by another regular role in the television series Aventuras en el tiempo in 2001 as Ernesto. In 2002, he starred in La Familia P. Luche as Nino, and as Felipe in the series Cómplices Al Rescate the same year. He became a popular choice for casting directors and he was chosen for a nonstop lineup of television series roles. From 2005 through 2012, he appeared in Misión S.O.S, Mujer, Casos de la Vida Real, Bajo las riendas del amor, Atrévete a soñar, Esperanza del corazón, La rosa de Guadalupe, and Amy, the Girl with the Blue Schoolbag.[3]

Between the years of 2013 through 2017, he starred in Mentir para Vivir, Como dice el dicho, El Dandy, Bajo el mismo cielo, El Chema, Guerra de Idolos, Me gusta, pero me asusta and Milagros de Navidad.[4][5]

In 2018, Alejandro starred in television series Lady of Steel and Enemigo íntimo. In 2019, he starred in telenovela La Reina del Sur and crime drama The Club, where he played the leading role with Minnie West and Jorge Caballero. In 2020, he is also involved in the television series Todo por ti and Someone Has To Die, which is currently in the pre-production stage of development.[6][7]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Roles Notes
2017 Me gusta, pero me asusta Brayan Also as executive producer[8]
2018 Campeones Mario

Television seriesEdit

Year Title Roles Notes
2000–2001 Rayito de luz Juan de Luz "Rayito" Main role; 20 episodes
2001 Aventuras en el tiempo Ernesto "Neto" del Huerto Series regular; 89 episodes
2001–2005 Mujer, casos de la vida real Various roles Series regular; 6 episodes
2002 La familia P. Luche Boy Episode: "Ludovico en la escuela"
2002 Cómplices al rescate Felipe "Pipe" Olmos Recurring role; 29 episodes
2004 Amy, la niña de la mochila azul Antolín "Tolín" Guest stars; 1 episode
2004–2005 Misión S.O.S. aventura y amor Chale Chale Recurring role
2007 Bajo las riendas del amor Antonio "Toñito" Linares Recurring role
2008–2012 La rosa de Guadalupe Various roles Series regular; 8 episodes
2009–2010 Atrévete a soñar Raymundo Recurring role
2011–2014 Como dice el dicho Various roles Series regular; 5 episodes
2011–2012 Esperanza del corazón Diego Duprís Landa Series regular; 144 episodes
2013 Mentir para vivir Sebastián Sánchez Bretón Series regular; 70 episodes
2015–2016 Bajo el mismo cielo Luis Martínez Series regular; 120 episodes
2015–2016 El Dandy Serch Series regular
2016 Señora Acero Juan Pablo Franco Series regular (season 3); 28 episodes
2016 El Chema Young Don Ricardo Almenar Paiva Episode: "Infancia turbulenta"
2017 Guerra de ídolos Nicolás Zabala Series regular; 62 episodes
2017 Milagros de Navidad Randolfo "Randy" Méndez Episode: "Adiós Soledad"
2018–present Enemigo íntimo Luis Rendón "El Berebere" Series regular (season 1); 50 episodes
2019 La Reina del Sur Ray Dávila Series regular (season 2); 38 episodes
2019 The Club Pablo Main role (season 1); 25 episodes
2020 Todo por ti Darío
2020 Alguien tiene que morir TBA

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominated Result
2012 30th TVyNovelas Awards Best Young Lead Actor Esperanza del corazón Nominated[9]
2014 32nd TVyNovelas Awards Best Young Lead Actor Mentir para vivir Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Alex Speitzer se adentra al mundo del narcotráfico en El Club". El Siglo (in Spanish). 7 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Amy, la niña de la mochila azul: Mira cuánto han cambiado sus protagonistas". Wapa (in Spanish). 4 January 2020.
  3. ^ Martín Fuentes. "Carlos Speitzer vive a toda prisa en 'Como dice el dicho'" (in Spanish). Hora Cero México. Archived from the original on 2013-11-03. Retrieved October 27, 2014.
  4. ^ "El estilo de vida del actor Alejandro Speitzer se fusiona con lo mejor de las colecciones FW19". GQ Mexico (in Spanish). 3 October 2019.
  5. ^ "Alejandro Speitzer recuerda su vergonzoso pasado en 'La rosa de Guadalupe'". La Verdad Noticias (in Spanish). 19 December 2019.
  6. ^ "Alejandro Speitzer de la serie "El Club" se encuera en el jacuzzi ¡Papacito!". La Verdad Noticias (in Spanish). 30 November 2019.
  7. ^ "La nueva artillería española con la que Netflix quiere seguir conquistándote". El Confidencial (in Spanish). 30 January 2020.
  8. ^ "Me gusta, pero me asusta". karmaurbano.com (in Spanish). Karman Urbano. Archived from the original on 2017-04-22. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  9. ^ Bárbara Morán. "Lista de Nominados a los Premios TVyNovelas 2012" (in Spanish). starMedia. Archived from the original on 2015-05-07. Retrieved October 27, 2014.

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