Gael García Bernal Height Weight Age Net Worth

Gael García Bernal

Gael García Bernal
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Birth Date

November 30, 1978


45 years old



Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 7 in | 170 cm

Net Worth

$12 Million


70 kg | 154.5 lbs

Shoe size

9 US | 42 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Gael García Bernal was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, on November 30, 1978, is a Mexican actor.

Young Gael García Bernal began his acting career as a child.

He made his big screen debut in psychological drama film Amores perros (2000) in his breakthrough role as Octavio.

He got his television debut in Mexican telenovela Teresa (1989) in role as Peluche.

He landed his directorial debut with Mexican film Déficit (2007) also starred in role as Cristobal.

Gael García Bernal Height and Weight

How tall is Gael García Bernal and what is his weight? Gael García Bernal's height is 5' 7" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 170 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 154.5 іn pоunds or 70 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Gael García Bernal Age

Gael García Bernal is 45 years old.

Gael García Bernal Net Worth

Gael García Bernal net worth is around 12 million dollars.

Best Movies

He won the Ariel Award for Best Actor for his role as Octavio in psychological drama film Amores perros (2000).

He was nominated for the Ariel Awards for Best Actor for his roles in films:

You're Killing Me Susana (2016) comedy as Eligio

Museum (2018) drama heist as Juan Nuñez

He was nominated for the Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Most Promising Performer for his role as Julio Zapata in romantic drama movie Y Tu Mamá También (2001).

He was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance as Ernesto "Che" Guevara in biographical film The Motorcycle Diaries (2004).

He won the Chlotrudis Award for Best Actor for his role as Ángel / Juan / Zahara in drama film Bad Education (2004).

He was nominated for the Chlotrudis Award for Best Actor for his role as Stéphane in romantic fantasy movie The Science of Sleep (2006).

He was nominated for the ALMA Award for Outstanding Actor - Motion Picture for his role as Santiago in psychological drama film Babel (2006).

He was nominated for the Cinema Brazil Grand Prize for Best Supporting Actor for his role as King of Ward 3 in thriller film Blindness (2008).

He won the Abu Dhabi Film Festival Award for Best Actor for his role as René Saavedra in historical drama film No (2012).

He was nominated for the BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award for Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film for his voice role as Héctor in animated fantasy film Coco (2017).

Letters to Juliet (2010) romantic comedy drama as Victor

A Little Bit of Heaven (2011) romantic comedy drama as Julian Goldstein

The Kindergarten Teacher (2018) drama as Simon

Wasp Network (2019) drama as Gerardo Hernández

Old (2021) thriller as Guy Cappa

Cassandro (2023) biographical drama as Cassandro

Best TV Shows

He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy for his role as Rodrigo de Souza in Amazon Prime Video comedy drama series Mozart in the Jungle (2014-2018).

El abuelo y yo (1992) Mexican series as Daniel García Medina

Station Eleven (2021) HBO Max post-apocalyptic dystopian fiction miniseries as Arthur Leander

He played Jack Russell / Werewolf by Night in Disney+ television special Werewolf by Night (2022).


Graduated from Edron Academy in Álvaro Obregón.

Attended the National Autonomous University of Mexico.

Studied at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London.

Has half-sister, Tamara Yazbek and half-brother, Dario Yazbek Bernal.

Has Mexican ancestry.

He was nominated for the BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2006.

Good friend with actor Diego Luna.

Supporter of Amnesty International.

Featured in music video for Calle 13 "Ojos Color Sol" (2014).

He co-founded production company Canana Films in 2005.

He speak French, Portuguese, Italian and English.

Lives in Mexico City, Mexico and Buenos Aires, Argentina.


He dated Natalie Portman (2003-2007) and Cecilia Suárez (2001-2003).

Has been in relationship with Argentine actress Dolores Fonzi (2006-2014) they have a son, Lázaro and a daughter, Libertad.

He started dating Mexican journalist Fernanda Aragonés in 2019, they have one child.