Eugenio Derbez

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Eugenio González Derbez
  • Birth Place: Mexico City, Mexico
  • Profession: Actor, Writer, Director, Producer

Fast Facts

  • One of Mexico's most popular actors.
  • Is the Spanish-language voice of Donkey in Shrek and Shrek 2.
  • Has a degree in Film Directing from the Mexican Institute of Cinematography and Theatre, and one in Acting from Televisa's Acting School.
  • Hosted the 2009 and 2010 Latin Grammy Awards.
  • Landed the role of a Mexican gardener in the 2011 Adam Sandler comedy Jack and Jill after Sandler's staff suggested Derbez for the part.
  • Has authored two books on comedy.


  • Sylvia Derbez — Mother
  • Jose Eduardo Derbez — Son
  • Vadhir Derbez — Son
  • Alessandra Rosaldo — Wife
  • Eugenio Gonzales Salas — Father
  • Victoria Ruffo — Ex-wife
  • Aislinn Derbez — Daughter