• Daniel Arenas was born in Bucaramanga, Santander, Columbia in 1979
• He is an actor best known for his work in Mexican and Columbian telenovelas
• He moved to the US to study acting, and made his debut in 2003
• He has been nominated for awards for his work in various television series
• He has a net worth of $20 million and a large fanbase on social media

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Who Is Daniel Arenas?

Born Daniel Arenas Consuegra on the 30th March 1979 in Bucaramanga, Santander, Columbia, he is an actor best known to the world for his work in Mexican and Columbian telenovelas, such as “Corazon Indomable” (2013), then “Amorcito Corazon” (2011-2012), and most recently “Mi Marido Tiene Famillia” (2017-2018), among many other differing appearances.

Early Life, Family and Education

Born as the youngest child of six to Columbian parents, Daniel started showcasing acting talents from an early age, and as he got older, his desire to become an actor rose, and it was only a matter of time before he made his acting debut, although that didn’t happen until the early 2000s, as he wanted to be sure that his acting skills were at high level, and as a result moved to the USA to study acting.

Career Beginnings

Following a number of acting lessons, Daniel finally landed his first role, playing Hans Hakerman in the TV series “Francisco el Matematico” from 2003 to 2004, after which Daniel was cast in the TV series “Los Reyes” as Santiago ‘Santi’ Iriarte. However, in the next several years, Daniel didn’t have much success, until in 2010 he was chosen for the part of Nicolas Ayala in the TV series “Dona Bella”, ultimately featuring in 97 episodes of the highly-acclaimed series, which certainly helped him put his career in motion.

“Televisa” Debut

Thanks to his great performance in “Dona Bella”, Daniel was chosen for the part of Fernando Moreno Guijarro in the TV series “Teresa”, starring Sebastian Rulli, Aaron Diaz and Angelique Boyer. This was his official debut for Televisa, and after that he played William ‘Willy’ Guillermo Pinzón in another TV series – “Amorcito Corazon” (2011-2012). The particular role celebrated Daniel as an actor, while it also significantly increased his net worth and popularity.

Continual Success

Daniel continued to work for Televisa, and has become one of the most prominent actors signed with the production house. In 2013 he got the role of Octavio in the TV series “Corazon Indomable”, which is a remake of the popular TV series “Marimar”, starring next to Ana Brenda Contreras and Elizabeth Valdez. The following year, Daniel had the lead role in the TV novella “La Gata”, with Maite Perroni and Manuel Ojeda, and in recent years, Daniel’s name became even more popular with the producers and his big breakthrough with the part of Pablo in the TV series “Despertar Contigo” came in 2016. His female partner in the TV series was Aura Cristina Gethner, accompanied by Ela Velden. Most recently, Daniel starred in the telenovella “Mi Marido Tiene Famillia” (2017-2018) as Robert, next to Zuria Vega and Diana Bracho.

Daniel Arenas Awards

Since launching his career, Daniel has featured in a number of television series for which he received several nominations and awards. Back in 2014 he was named as El Mas Guapo by Premios TVyNovelas for the TV series “Corazon Indomable”, while he was also nominated for the Best Lead Actor in the same TV series, and in 2015 and 2018 also received nominations for the same award, but this time for his work in the TV series “La Gata” and “Mi Marido Tiene Famillia” respectively, and has several other nominations to his name too.

Daniel Arenas Net Worth

Have you ever wondered how rich Daniel Arenas is? Well, his career has been successful so far, which has helped him increase his wealth to a large degree. So, let’s see just how exactly wealthy Daniel is. According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Arenas’ net worth is as high as $20 million as of mid-2018, an amount earned through his successful career active since the early 2000s. One of his most expensive possessions is an apartment in Bucaramanga, Santander, Columbia, however, there are no further details about it or other assets.

Life Behind the Scene

When it comes to his life besides his professional career, Daniel is one of those personalities who tend to keep all information of their private life hidden from the media. However, according to sources, Daniels is currently single, there is no information about any previous relationships.

Internet Popularity

Daniel has managed to expand his influence from small screens to social media platforms, particularly Instagram, Facebook and Twitter as well. His official Instagram feed is full of pictures and videos of him from work, but also from various situations from his personal life. So far, he has been followed by close to one million people of Instagram, and 700,000 on which he has shared details from his personal and professional life with his most loyal fans. To speak further of his popularity, Daniel has also an avid Twitter fanbase, and some of his posts have gone viral, including the video of him dancing. So, if you are not already a fan of this successful actor, then this is a great opportunity for you to start following one of the most prominent Columbian actors.

General Info

Full NameDaniel Arenas
Height1.83 m
ProfessionActor, Model


AwardsTVyNovelas Awards: Los Favoritos del Público to the Most Handsome Actor
NominationsTVyNovelas Award for Best Actor, TVyNovelas Awards: Los Favoritos del Público to Favorite Couple, Premio Juventud for My Favorite Lead Actor - Novelas
TV ShowsDespertar contigo, The Stray Cat, Wild at Heart

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Despertar contigo2016-2017TV SeriesPablo
La Gata2014TV SeriesPablo Martínez Negrete
Prax: un niño especial2014ShortRaymundo
Corazón indomable2013TV SeriesOctavio
Amorcito Corazón2011TV SeriesWilliam 'Willy' Guillermo Pinzón
Teresa2010-2011TV SeriesFernando Moreno Guijarro
Poquita Ropa2011TV Movie
Doña Bella2010TV SeriesNicolás Ayala
La sucursal del cielo2008TV SeriesSamuel Lizacano
Nuevo rico, nuevo pobre2007TV SeriesErwin Alfonso
Los reyes2005TV SeriesSantiago 'Santi' Iriarte
Francisco el matemático1999TV SeriesHans Hakerman (2003-2004)

Visual Effects

The Seventh Dwarf2014fx artist: Trixter Film / vfx artist


Ojos que lo ven... ¿Corazón que lo siente?Short production assistant


The Hola Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
Protagonistas de novela - Colombia2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Make Way for Baby1997Video documentaryNewborn / Infant / Toddler

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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