Rafael Amaya

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  • Birth Name: José Rafael Amaya Núñez
  • Birth Place: Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
  • Profession: Actor, Model
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Fast Facts

  • Studied at the Center for Arts Education of Televisa in Mexico City; while there, he auditioned for and became a member of the music group Garibaldi.
  • Began modeling after leaving Garibaldi.
  • Had breakout roles on numerous telenovelas, including La casa en la playa, Sin pecado concebido and Salomé.
  • Won the La Diosa de Plata award for Best Actor in a Movie for his role as Gerardo in the 2006 film Así de precipicio.
  • Named in People en Español's list of 50 Most Beautiful in 2011.
  • Hosted the 2013 Billboard Mexican Music Awards alongside actress Aylín Mújica.
  • Winner of the Premios Tu Mundo award for Favorite Lead Actor for his role as Aurelio in El señor de los cielos in both 2014 and 2015.
  • Appeared on the cover of Maxim Mexico in October 2015.

Relationships

  • Ana Claudia Talancón — Ex-significant Other
  • Luz Elena González — Ex-significant Other
  • Angélica Celaya — Ex-significant Other
  • Ana Layevska — Ex-significant Other

Details

  • Birth Name: José Rafael Amaya Núñez
  • Birth Place: Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico
  • Profession: Actor, Model