Ariel Levy (actor)

Ariel Levy Dor (born September 28, 1984) is a Chilean Jewish actor, professional wrestler and singer. He is best known for playing Javier Fernández, the main character in the Nicolás López comic film trilogy Qué pena tu..., Pablo 'Carpa' Parra in Mala Conducta, Adamo Curilén in La Sexóloga, Ariel in Aftershock and Alejandro in The Green Inferno.[1]

Ariel Levy
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Born (1984-09-28) September 28, 1984 (age 35)
OccupationActor, singer
Years active2004–present

In parallel to his career as an actor, Ariel started in 2015 a career as a professional wrestler in his native Chile,[2] becoming one of the main faces of CNL Chile, one of the biggest wrestling promotions in the country,[3] and even becoming the CNL National Champion.

In 2018, Levy announced that he was chosen for the first WWE South American Tryout, to be held in Santiago, Chile.[4]

Acting careerEdit

Levy made his debut as a film actor in the film "Promedio Rojo" (2004), by Nicolás López, in which he played Roberto Rodríguez. Later, he acted in the short film "Súper niño bully" (2007).

In addition, he has acted on television, making his debut in the television series "EsCool" playing "Matías Jarpa" and participating mainly in youth series such as "Porky te amo", by Mega, "Vivir con 10" by Chilevisión, among others. In 2012, he performed for the first time in a nocturnal television series, in "La sexóloga".

On the other hand, since 2007, Levy has been part of the garage rock band Don Nadie, where he is voice and guitar, along with Andrés Larraín (drums), Matías Vega (bass and choruses) and Fernando Wurmann (guitar and choirs). ) .2 3 In 2009, the band released an album with ten songs.4

Since 2010, Levy has acted in the trilogy of director Nicolás López, "Qué pena tu vida", "Qué pena tu boda" and "Qué pena tu familia", which also made a series broadcast on Netflix called "Qué pena tu serie".

Levy has been part of the international films Aftershock and The Green Inferno, the latter directed by director Eli Roth.

In the year 2017, he began his career in Mexico with films like "Hazlo como hombre".

WrestlingEdit

He began his career in Lucha Libre in 2015, debuting at the Chilean company "National Wrestling Championship" (CNL), which offered training and fight in events transmitted by various Internet platforms. On August 3, 2016, he called himself CNL Hollywood International Champion, thus holding the unofficial CNL championship. On August 30, he was involved in a live fight during a radio broadcast; however, it was part of an advertising campaign for a CNL event. After several opportunities, on September 30, 2018, he becomes for the first time National Wrestling Champion CNL, winning the most important championship of that company. In the recordings for CNL Manía, broadcast on December 7, 2019, Ariel became for the second time a National Wrestling Champion CNL.

Since 2015, Ariel has fought in various companies of Lucha Libre in Chile, among these, are "5 Luchas Clandestino", "Acción Sin Límites", "Fénix Lucha Libre Chile", "Impacto Iquique", "Xtreme Club Lucha Libre" , "Fight Chile" and "Wrestling Superstars". Ariel, won for the first time an official championship of a wrestling company, on January 26, 2018, winning the "Wrestling Superstar Tag Team Championship" of the company. Ariel has also been twice champion in Xtreme Club Lucha Libre, obtaining a championship that changes the name of the person who carries it, calling itself during the reign of Ariel, Xtreme Club Hollywood Championship. On August 10, 2019, Ariel becomes FNX Champion, bearing the most important title of the company.

On October 25, the company CNL, announced that Ariel Levy had been selected among the 45 selected from all Latin America to participate in the first Tryout of Latin Americans of the WWE, which would take place from 2 to 4 December in Santiago. Due to an injury, he could not participate in the physical tests, but confirmed that he did in the other tests and once recovered he would participate in the missing ones. On December 7, Ariel on his Instagram account reported that he was participating in a new WWE Tryout in Florida, USA.

FilmographyEdit

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2004 Promedio Rojo Roberto Rodríguez
2005 Se Arrienda David
2007 Super niño bully Benito
2009 La vaca atada Benjamín
2010 Mitos y Leyendas: La Nueva Alianza ´ Julian
2010 Que pena tu vida Javier Fernández
2011 Marcelo, La Mafia y La Estafa Marcelo Gambardella
2011 Que pena tu boda Javier Fernández
2012 Aftershock Ariel
2012 Que pena tu familia Javier Fernández
2014 The Green Inferno Alejandro
2013 Mis Peores Amigos: Promedio Rojo, El Regreso Roberto Rodríguez
2013 Se Venden Ivan TV Movie
2014 Loco Cielo de Abril Bruno
2014 The Stranger Caled
2014 Fuerzas Especiales Comisario Carboni
2014 Blood Sugar Baby Billy
2015 Fuerzas Especiales 2: Cabos Sueltos Comisario Carboni
2015 La leyenda de el Crack Freddy 'Fantasía' Monquiel
2015 Exorcistas Ariel
2016 Sin Filtro Bastián
2017 Hazlo como hombre Julian
2018 No estoy loca Alejandro
2019 En las buenas y en las malas Alonso
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2005 EsCool Matias Jarpa TV Series
2005 Mitú Gustavo Canales «El niño rayo» TV Seires
2006 Porky te Amo Clemente Goycolea TV Series (1 episode)
2006 JPT: Justicia para todos Dead Young TV Series (1 episode)
2007 Casado con Hijos Vicente TV Series (1 episode)
2007 Vivir con 10 Gaspar Solé TV Series
2008 Mala conducta Pablo 'Carpa' Parra TV Series (7 episodes)
2009 Sin anestesia Matías Errázuriz TV Series
2009 - 2014 Teatro en CHV Nico / Brandon TV Series (5 episodes)
2009 Mis años gloriosos Lucas TV Mini-series
2010 Adiós al séptimo de línea Teniente Arce TV Mini-series
2011 Vampiras Mingi 2.0 TV Series
2011 Infiltradas Cristóbal Espejo TV Series (47 episodes)
2011 12 Días Juan ´ TV Mini-Series (2 episodes)
2011 La colonia Carnicero Mondaca TV Mini-series
2011 El crack Freddy «Fantasía» Monquiel TV Mini-series
2012 Amar y morir en Chile Joaquín TV Mini-series
2012 Soltera Otra Vez Exequiel Echeverría TV Series (3 episodes)
2012 - 2013 La Sexóloga Adamo Curilén TV Series (84 episodes)
2016 20añero a los 40 Oliver Grez TV Series

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Full Cast Announced for Eli Roth's The Green Inferno". comingsoon.net. October 25, 2012. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  2. ^ "El movimiento que le permitió a Ariel Levy tener un debut exitoso en la lucha libre". Publimetro Chile (in Spanish). Retrieved 2018-11-09.
  3. ^ Rosado, Emmanuel (2017-11-12). "Meet Chile's Hottest Wrestling Promotion CNL - Last Word on Pro Wrestling". Last Word on Pro Wrestling. Retrieved 2018-11-09.
  4. ^ Cooperativa.cl. "Ariel Levy fue seleccionado por WWE para las pruebas de talentos a realizarse en Chile". Cooperativa.cl (in Spanish). Retrieved 2018-11-09.

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