Jaime Federico Said Camil de Saldaña Da Gama was born on the 22nd July 1973 in Mexico City, México of Brazilian and Egyptian ancestry. He is probably best known for being not only a singer, but also an actor, who appeared in the role of Fernando Mendiola in the TV series “La Fea Mas Bella” (2006-07), and as Rogelio de la Vega in the TV series “Jane The Virgin” (2014-16). He is also recognized as a host of several radio and TV shows. His career has been active since 1994.
So, have you ever wondered how rich Jaime Camil is, as of mid- 2016? According to sources, it has been estimated that Jaime counts his net worth at the amount of $15 million, which has been accumulated through his successful involvement in the entertainment industry as an actor, host and singer.
Jaime Camil Net Worth $15 Million
Jaime Camil was raised by his father, Jaime Camil Garza, who is a rich businessman, and mother, Cecilia Saldaña da Gama, a singer. From an early age, he began singing at local clubs. To satisfy his father’s wish that he become a businessman, Jaime attended Universidad Anahuac, from which he graduated with a degree in Business Administration. Later, he moved to the USA, where he studied acting in Los Angeles and New York City, and then opera training in Italy.
Jaime’s career began as early as 1993, when he became a radio host of a show aired on Radioactivo 98.5. Two years later, he made his first TV appearance, as a host in “El Show De Jaime Camil”, and the following year he was the host of the show “Qué Nochecita Con Jaime Camil”, aired on TV Azteca. Little by little his name became more known in the entertainment industry, and in 2002 he was the host of the show “Operacion Triunfo”. To speak further of his career as a host, he was the co-host of the show “Aventura Por México” (2009), with Javier Poza, and the following year he served as the host of the game show “El Gran Show”, both contributing to his overall net worth.
Furthermore, Jaime managed to launch acting and singing careers as well, which only increased further his net worth. His first album came out in 1999 entitled “Para Estar Contigo”, and he ventured on a tour, performing throughout Mexico and the US as well. His second album came out in 2002, entitled “Una Vez Más”, and two singles from the album reached No. 17 and No. 24 on the charts.
His acting career has also brought him fame, as he has appeared in over 30 TV and film roles so far; he made his debut in telenovela “Mi Destino Eres Tú” (2000), and since then has appeared in a number of TV series of the same genre, including “Mujer De Madera” (2004), “La Fea Más Bella” (2006-2007), “Las Tontas No Van Al Cielo” (2009), “Los Exitosos Pérez” (2009-2010), “Por Ella Soy Eva” (2012), and “Qué Pobres Tan Ricos” (2013-2014), among others, all of which have added a lot to his net worth.
Apart from roles in telenovelas, Jaime has also featured in films, such as “Pink Punch” (2004), “I Love Miami” (2006), “All Inclusive” (2008), and “Looking For Maria Sanchez” (2013). Most recently he was selected to appear in films “Little Bitches” (2016), and “Clipped” (2016), which will also benefit the overall size of his net worth.
If to talk about his personal life, Jaime Camil has been married to Heidi Balvanera since 2013; they have two children together and they spend time divided between their homes in Los Angeles and Mexico City. In his spare time, Jaime enjoys sky-diving, bungee jumping and motorcycling.