Juan García (Mexican actor)

Juan García Garza (5 February 1905 – 12 October 1973), nicknamed "El Peralvillo", was a Mexican actor and screenwriter. He wrote the screenplays of the films of comedian Germán Valdés, beginning in Tender Pumpkins (1949), and was credited for the street talk featured in Valdés's films.[1][2][3]

Juan García
Born
Juan García Garza

(1905-02-05)5 February 1905
Died12 October 1973(1973-10-12) (aged 68)
Mexico City, Mexico
NationalityMexican
OccupationActor and screenwriter

Selected filmography as actorEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Monsiváis, p. 114.
  2. ^ Hershfield & Maciel, p. 76.
  3. ^ García Riera, p. 170.

BibliographyEdit

  • Monsiváis, Carlos (1997). Mexican Postcards. Verso.
  • Hershfield, Joanne; Maciel, David R. (1999). Mexico's Cinema: A Century of Film and Filmmakers. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
  • García Riera, Emilio (1986). Historia del cine mexicano. Secretaría de Educación Pública.

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