Eugenio Gonzalez Derbez Yule was born on the 2nd September 1961, in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He is an actor and director, perhaps best known for his work on the TV series “Al Derecho y Al Derbez”, “XHDRBZ”, and “La familia P. Luche”. He is also recognized as an auto racing driver in Formula Three. His career has been active since the 1980s.
Have you ever wondered how rich Eugenio Derbez is, as of early 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Derbez’s net worth is currently over $30 million, which has been accumulated through his successful career in the entertainment industry. Recently Derbez was named as the No. 1 most influential Hispanic male in the world.
Eugenio Derbez Net Worth $30 Million
Eugenio Derbez was raised in a famous family, as his mother Silvia Derbez was an actress, while his father Eugenio Gonzales Salas worked as a publicist. From an early age he was very interested in acting, and he made his debut appearance as an actor while he was in elementary school. Debrez graduated from the Mexican Institute of Cinematography and Theater with a degree in Film Directing. He also attended Televisa’s Acting School, from which he graduated with a degree in Acting.
In 1981, his career became professional, appearing in the TV series “¡¡Cachún Cachún Ra Ra!!”. Two years later came his next appearance, in the film “Por Un Vestido De Novia”, hoping that his career would gain momentum, however, until 1987 he couldn`t land new role. Before the 1990s, Eugenio featured in productions such as “Anabel” (1988), and “Tal Como Somos” (1987). During the 1990s, his career finally took a step forward, with him landing several high profile roles in such films and telenovelas as “Más vale amada que quemada” (1990), “Al derecho y al derbez” (1993-1995), “Soy hombre y que” (1993), “No tengo madre” (1997), among others, all of which increased his net worth by a large margin.
He transferred his success into the 2000s, building his way up, and eventually becoming one of the most popular actors. Starting with the role in the telenovela La familia P. Luche” (2002-2012), which increased his net worth to a large degree, then appearing in several other telenovelas, including “XHDRbZ” (2002-2007), “Vecinos” (2005-2006). In 2007, he featured in the film “La Misma Luna”, with such actors as Kate Del Castillo and Adrian Alonso, and the following year he appeared in the film “Beverly Hills Chihuahua”, with Drew Barrymore in the lead role. To speak further of his accomplishments as an actor, Eugenio appeared in “No eres tú, soy yo” (2010), “Te presento a Laura” (2010), “Instructions Not Included” (2013), “Miracles from Heaven” (2016), and most recently “Aztec Warrior”, and “Geostorm”, which are scheduled for 2016 release.
He has also had an minorcareer as a voice actor, lending his voice to characters from such films and series as “Shrek 2” (2004), “Imaginum” (2005), “Cómplices al rescate” (2002), and “The Book of Life” (2014), which have also added to his net worth.
Apart from his successful career as an actor, Eugenio has also been recognized as a director, signing his name under titles such as “Al derecho y al derbez” (1993), “XHDRbZ” (2007), “Derbez en cuando” (1999), “La familia P. Luche” (2012), and “Instructions Not Included” (2013), among others, all of which increased his net worth. Thanks to his successful career, Eugenio has earned several prestigious nominations and awards, including Star on Hollywood`s Walk of Fame in 2016.
When it comes to his personal life, Eugenio Derbez has been married to Alessandra Rosaldo since July 2012. Previously, he was in marriage with Victoria Ruffo (1992-97), with whom he has daughter Aislinn Derbez, who works as an actress and composer. His son is actor Vadhir Derbez.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7013 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on March 10, 2016.
To this day, holds the record for the highest rating for a non-episodic series episode in Mexican TV history, which went to his parody of the series Baywatch. The episode reached a 48.0 rating high, a number usually reserved for World Cup matches and telenovela series finales.
Does the voice of Donkey in Shrek (2001) and Shrek 2 (2004) in Latin American Spanish. Also does the voice of Mushu in Mulan (1998) in Latin American Spanish.
He used to own a Formula Renault team along with Israel Jaitovich.