Roberto Palazuelos Badeaux (born January 31, 1967), better known as Roberto Palazuelos (Spanish pronunciation: [roˈβeɾto palaˈswelos]) or "El Diamante Negro" (The Black Diamond), is a Mexican actor, model and producer; best known for his work in Latin Novelas.
Roberto Palazuelos Badeaux
January 31, 1967
|Other names||Robert , Diamanté Negro Palazuelos|
|Occupation||Actor, Producer, Model|
|Years active||Late 1980s–present|
His nickname, El Diamante Negro was bestowed to him by Mexican actor and comedian Omar Chaparro, mixing the name of Palazuelos' hotel 'El Diamante K' and his own appearance of being overtly tanned, "El negro".
Palazuelos has been known in Mexico since the late 1980s for his work in popular telenovelas such as Mi segunda madre and Simplemente María. His performance as Roger in the successful teen-oriented Muchachitas propelled him to fame. Dos mujeres, un camino, Amada enemiga, and Salomé are also among his best known works.
Palazuelos usually plays the bad guy in Mexican soap operas. He was featured as such an antagonist character, in the telenovelas: Mañana Es Para Siempre, Llena de amor, Qué Bonito Amor and Hasta el fin del mundo.
Palazuelos' first professional acting gig, was in 1988, playing the part of: "John", in: Don't Panic
Palazuelos was married to Yadira Garza. Cristian Castro sang the opening song at their wedding reception. Another guest, Pablo Montero, sang Ave Maria during the wedding Mass. They have had one child, named: Roberto Palazuelos Jr.
Palazuelos received, both, his Jr. High School and High School certifications and Diploma, when he was already 41 years old. In 2008, Palazuelos went back to college to prepare for a law degree.
Palazuelos owns and runs a B&B, located in Guerrero. He also owns several world famous hotels in Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
On October 15 2020 he received a doctorate for his artistic trajectory. 
|2014–2015||Hasta el fin del mundo||Mauro Renzi||Antagonist|
|2013||Gossip Girl: Acapulco||Santiago Ochoa "El Capitán"||Supporting Role|
|2012–2013||Qué bonito amor||Giuliano Rina||Main Antagonist|
|2011–2012||Una familia con suerte||Michael Robert Anderson||45 episodes|
|2010–2011||Llena de amor||Mauricio Fonseca||Antagonist|
|2008–2009||Mañana es para siempre||Camilo Elizalde||Antagonist|
|2007||Bajo las riendas del amor||Cristian del Valle||Supporting Role|
|2006–2007||La fea más bella||Pedro Barman||Special Appearance|
|2006||Mi Vida Eres Tú||Aristeo Borgia||Main Antagonist|
|2004–2005||Apuesta por un amor||Francisco Andrade||Supporting Role|
|2003||Niña amada mía||Rafael Rincón del Valle||Antagonist|
|2002–2003||¡Vivan los niños!||Pantaleón Rendon||Supporting Role|
|2001–2002||Salomé||Beto 'El Figurín'||Antagonist|
|2000–2001||Carita de ángel||Flavio Romero||Supporting Role|
|1999||Amor Gitano||Claudio||Supporting Role|
|1997||Amada enemiga||Mauricio||Supporting Role|
|1996||Para toda la vida||Rolando||Supporting Role|
|1995||Pobre niña rica||Gregorio||Antagonist|
|1993||Dos mujeres, un camino||Raymundo Soto #1||Supporting Role|
|1989-90||Simplemente María||Pedro Cuevas||Supporting Role|
|1989||Mi segunda madre||David||Supporting Role|
- "Biografías Roberto Palazuelos". Redacción (in Spanish). Esmas.com. Retrieved 2010-05-10.
- "Roberto Palazuelos para Presidente Municipal". tvyespec (in Spanish). tvyespectaculos.com. March 25, 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-10.
- "Roberto Palazuelos recibió su certificado de secundaria y preparatoria a los 41 anos". TVYES (in Spanish). tvyespectaculos.com. February 11, 2008. Retrieved 2010-05-10.
- "UN1ÓN | CANCÚN: Noticias de Cancún en tiempo real". 21 February 2022.
- Archived at Ghostarchive and the Wayback Machine: Roberto Palazuelos desmiente a "Luis Miguel" La Serie. YouTube.
- Gerardo Perez Fonseca. "Boda estilo Playa-zuelos" (in Spanish). Univision. Retrieved 2010-05-10.
- "Roberto Palazuelos regresa a la universidad para estudiar Derecho". TVYES (in Spanish). tvyespectaculos.com. January 14, 2008. Retrieved 2010-05-10.
- "Roberto Palazuelos recibe Honoris Causa por su aporte a México". 14 October 2020.