Guillermo del Toro Bio
Facts of Guillermo del Toro
|Age:||54 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||October 09, 1964|
|Birth Place:||Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico|
|Father's Name:||Federico Del Toro|
|Mother's Name:||Guadalupe Del Toro|
|Education:||University Of Guadalajara|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 20 million|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
When you have the intuition that there is something which is there, but out of the reach of your physical world, art and religion are the only means to get to it
Aside from being a perfect Hellboy, he is a gentleman, a friend to die for, a great actor and - for the ladies - he has the sexiest male voice this side of Barry White. What more can one ask for? - On Ron Perlman, 2002.
Relationship Statistics of Guillermo del Toro
|What is Guillermo del Toro marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Divorce|
|How many children does Guillermo del Toro have ? (name):||Two (Mariana Del Toro, Marisa Del Toro)|
|Is Guillermo del Toro having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Guillermo del Toro gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Talking about his relationship, he married to Lorenza Newton, cousin of Mexican singer Guadalupe Pineda. They have two children namely, Marisa Del Toro and Mariana Del Toro. He started dating Lorenza when both were studying at the Instituto de Ciencias in Guadalajara. But the marriage didn’t go well so they divorced in 2017.
- 1 Who is Guillermo del Toro?
- 2 Guillermo del Toro: Childhood, Education, and Family
- 3 Guillermo del Toro: Early Professional Career
- 4 Guillermo del Toro: Lifetime Achievements and Awards
- 5 Guillermo Del Toro: Salary and Net Worth
- 6 Guillermo del Toro: Description of Body Measurements
- 7 Guillermo del Toro: Social Media
Who is Guillermo del Toro?
Guillermo is a Mexican filmmaker, director, screenwriter, producer, author, actor and former special effects makeup artist. He is well known for the Academy Award-winning fantasy films Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) and The Shape of Water (2017), winning the Academy Award for Best Director and the Academy Award for Best Picture for the latter.
Guillermo del Toro: Childhood, Education, and Family
Guillermo was born Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico on October 9, 1964, to parents Federico Del Toro and Guadalupe Del Toro. Whereas, he was raised in a Catholic household and described his upbringing as “morbid”, stating that it made him intolerant of authoritarianism. He belongs to Mexican nationality and English ethnicity. His birth sign is Libra. Talking about his education, he attended the film school, Centro de Investigación y Estudios Cinematográficos, in Guadalajara.
Guillermo del Toro: Early Professional Career
On talking about his profession, began his filmmaking career in 1993 with the Spanish-language Mexican horror drama film ‘Cronos’, starring Federico Luppi and Ron Perlman, which depicted the story of an antique shopkeeper who undergoes a vampiric transformation. During 2008, Peter Jackson hired him to direct the live-action film trilogy based on ‘The Hobbit’.
Whereas, he also became an author in 2009 with the release of his vampire horror novel ‘The Strain’, co-written with Chuck Hogan, which spawned two sequels, ‘The Fall’ (2010) and ‘The Night Eternal’ (2011).
Guillermo del Toro: Lifetime Achievements and Awards
On talking about his lifetime achievements and awards, Oscar Awards for Best Achievement in Directing for The Shape of Water (2017). Similarly, he won Golden Globe Awards for Best Screenplay – Motion Picture for The Shape of Water (2017). Likewise, he won a BAFTA Film Award for Best Film, not in the English Language for El laberinto del fauno (2006).
Guillermo Del Toro: Salary and Net Worth
There is no information about his salary. His net worth is around $ 20 million.
Guillermo del Toro: Description of Body Measurements
On talking about his body measurements, Guillermo has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Additionally, he weighs is 91 Kg. Guillermo’s hair color is dark brown and his eye color is blue.
Guillermo del Toro: Social Media
He has 2.60K followers on Facebook. Likewise, he has 1.6M followers on Twitter. Similarly, he has 295K followers on Instagram.