Biography

He was born in Mexico City in 1977. He studied a master’s degree in marketing and a bachelor’s in communication studies at Tec de Monterrey. He also studied "Video documentary production" at the University of La Habana, cinema at the NYFA, as well as the "Directing Actors" workshop at Judith Weston Acting Studio in Los Angeles.

In his career, he has participated in films, television and theater, highlighting the film "Bandidos", “Hidden-Moon”, "5 de mayo: un día de gloria" (Discovery Channel Documentary), “PuraSangre”. On television, "El Abuelo y Yo", "Agujetas Color de Rosa", "A2D3" (as director and producer), "El César", among others. His theater performances include: "Grease", "Los Tenis Rojos", "La Tarea" and "El Abuelo y Yo".

He has received many awards like: Las Palmas de Oro, La Unión de Críticos y Cronistas de Teatro (UCCT) and El Sol de Oro.

In 2008, he wrote, acted, produced, edited and designed the audio for the short-film "Animecha Kejtzitakua" that was selected in important film festivals. In 2009 he post-produced "Undiscovered Egypt", a documentary for Canadian TV, and wrote a TV series for Liberman Broadcasting in Los Angeles. In 2014 he directed and produced the short-film "Somnio", 2015, produced "Demonoid 1971", 2016 produced and directed the short-film "Contact" and 2017 he wrote, directed, acted and produced "Hostil Environmental". He is currently working on the pre-production of his feature film "Síncopa", as a writer, director and producer, as well as the project development of his first english film "Divo", as a writer, producer and actor.

He is also a lead Professor of Film and Scriptwriting for Audiovisual Media at the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de México y Ciudad de México, and co-founder partner of alaZWorks.

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