Thanks to the growing culture of technology and social media culture, we have got accustomed to new things as well. Not to mention, Netflix has just globalized numerous shows and series that were unknown at one point. Jorge Lopez is among many who has benefited from this progress as well.
To tell you folks about him, Lopez is a Chilean-born actor who is now part of Netflix’s original series, Elite. From the very show, the young actor has bewitched many female fans with his good looks, of course, and charming demeanor.
Not to mention, his dedication to the work is just eye-catching. Hmm, are you interested? Relax as we will go further into the life of Jorge Lopez and the life he leads as an actor. Let’s get started.
Jorge Lopez: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Jorge Lopez Astorga|
|Birth Date:||October 30, 1991|
|Birth Place:||Llay, Llay, Chile|
|Education:||Universidad de Artes, Ciencias y Comunicacion|
|Mother’s Name:||Maria Isabel Astorga Fuentes|
|Height:||5 feet 11 inches(181 cm)|
|Weight:||73 kgs(160 lbs)|
|Profession:||Actor, Model, Singer, Dancer|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
|Social Media:||Instagram, Facebook|
How Old is Jorge Lopez?- Age and Height (in Feet)
The dashing young man, Jorge Lopez, is a definition of masculinity and eye-catching visuals. His towering height and those fluffy dark brown curls are barely missed by anyone. For those who are curious, Lopez is 5 feet 11 inches(181 cm) tall and weighs around 73 kg(160 lbs).
So, just how old is he? In the show, Jorge plays the role of a high school student in his 19. Well, in fact, the Chilean actor is 29 years old, born in 1991. Also, his birthday is on October 30, making his sun sign Scoprio.
Also, people of this sign are known to be mysterious, alluring, and emotional. Aside from his masculine features and charming personality, Jorge also has attractive looks. He has got dark brown eyes and fair skin complexion.
Moreover, his most distinctive feature has to be Lopez’s dimpled chin and chiseled jawline.
What is Jorge Lopez nationality?- Early Life and Education
The charming young man, Jorge Lopez, is a talented actor born in the city of Llay, Llay, in Chile. Yes, he is not Spanish, as many people have assumed. Sadly, there is not much to the imagination when it comes to his family, as he has not mentioned much about them.
However, we do know that his mother’s name is Maria Isabel Astorga Fuentes, but the name of his father is unknown. The same is the case when it comes to his siblings as well.
As for his education, Jorge studied acting from an early age. He first enrolled at the Academia de Actuacion Fernando Gonzalez Mardones in Santiago, Chile. Then later, Lopez went to the Universidad de Artes, Ciencias y Comunicacion(UNIACC) in Santiago, Chile.
Likewise, Jorge also joined the choir when he was young and has a diploma in musical theatre. And has excelled in musicals such as The Wizard of Oz, Peter Pan, and Chicago. Also, the Chilean actor is of Latino ethnicity.
Professional Career: Movies and TV Shows
Now, moving on to his professional career, Jorge Lopez is a multitalented man with his hands in acting, dancing, modeling, and even in singing. As we have mentioned already, Lopez studied acting from an early age, which explains his love for it.
Likewise, young Lopez made his silver-screen debut from the 2011 film Violeta Went to Heaven, where he portrayed the role of Angel Joven. After that, he appeared in numerous series and TV shows such as Decibel 10(2012), Mama Mechona(2014), Wake Up(2018), and many more.
Most impressive is the fact that he starred in Disney Channel Latin American telenovela Soy Luna from 2016 to 2018. It was his first significant lead, and he performed as Ramiro Ponce flawlessly.
Moreover, Jorge is the first Chilean actor to appear in any Disney Production project that also a lead character became a major deal.
As far as modeling goes, why would he let his looks go to waste? And by what we know, Lopez’s modeling career is booming as well. He has appeared in numerous magazines and ad campaigns.
The 5’11” Jorge Lopez has appeared on the cover of magazines such as F*cking Young, Risbel Magazine, and GQ Mexico, all in late 2019. Other than that, he has endorsed brands including Polo by Ralph Lauren, Jean-Paul Gaultier, LOEWE, Vogue Hommes, and many others.
Currently, Jorge is under the management of The Society Management(New York), Elite Spain(Barcelona), and Cristina Chaparro Management(Madrid).
Jorge Lopez- Elite
Well, to talk about the main event, as well all know, we and many fans alike got were introduced to Jorge through the series, Elite. The Netflix original series is the second Spanish show that has got successful and gathered international fans after the hit series, La Casa de Papel or Money Heist.
Based upon a fictional prestigious high school, filled with wealthy students, Jorge Lopez plays a role of 19 years old, Valerio Montesinos Rojas. He is Lu‘s half brother, who is a drug addict and is introduced in season 2 of the series.
Similarly, in the series, his personality is depicted as a party lover and chilled out guy. Not to mention, he has romantic feelings for Lu played by Danna Paolo.
What is Jorge Lopez’s net worth?
The young yet dashing actor, Jorge Lopez, has been in the entertainment industry since the beginning of 2011. But he only got the international fame with the Netflix series, Elite.
As of 2020, Jorge’s net worth is assumed to be around $1 million, if not more. But the official number has yet to be confirmed. However, with his work in various fields such as acting, modeling, and singing bound to bring more income to his name.
Not to mention, the 29-year-old Chilean model has also endorsed top brands like Ralph Lauren, and Jean-Paul Gaultier.
Personal Life and Dating
Personal life, including their dating life, is undoubtedly the part where most of the fans are interested in their beloved celebrities. And Jorge Lopez is no exception when it comes to it as well.
Not to mention, Lopez has got the looks and personality that most women fall for in the first place. But this dashing young man has kept the information on his private life under the wraps.
Just like his family and childhood, there is no information on his past relationships and the current one at that. However, in 2019, it was rumored that the actor might be dating his co-star from Elite, Danna Paola.
Sadly, the rumors were nothing but false. In late 2019, Danna Paolo confessed that she is single and is not dating anyone at the moment.
Some Favorite Things of Jorge Lopez
- Actors– Robert De Niro, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jack Nicholson James Dean
- Actresses– Frew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz
- Singers– David Bowie
- Favorite Celebrity Couple– John Lenon and Yoko Ono
- Movie– Home Alone(1990)
- Activity or Hobbies– Cycling, Yoga
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 10.8 million Followers
Facebook– 603k Followers