Cedrick Mugisha

Cedrick Mughisha Banzi (born 14 May 1997 in Kigali, Rwanda) is a football player[1] and television and film actor, known for his performances in the Spanish television serie Smiley in 2022 with Catalan actor Carlos Cuevas.

Cedrick Mugisha
Personal information
Full name Cedrick Mughisha Banzi
Date of birth (1997-05-14) 14 May 1997 (age 25)
Place of birth Rwanda
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Rayo Vallecano de Madrid

He played in 1. SC Znojmo FK in Czech Republic, then in the Rayo Vallecano football club in Madrid from 2021.[2]

In 2019, he appeared Pedro Almodóvar's movie Pain and Glory.

He played also on the Spanish TV series Cuéntame cómo pasó and sitcom La que se avecina.[3]


  1. ^ Gyimah, Edmund Okai (15 October 2022). "Soccer: Four little-known diaspora players eligible to play for Rwanda". New Times. Retrieved 9 December 2022.
  2. ^ Agudo, José Antonio (29 November 2022). "Cedrick Mugisha, jugador en el Rayo C y actor de Netflix". Unión Rayo (in Spanish). Retrieved 9 December 2022.
  3. ^ https://www.elespanol.com/bluper/20221210/cedrick-mugisha-smiley-rayo-salvame-first-dates/724677700_0.html