Who is Alejandro Speitzer?
Mexican actor Alejandro Sanchez Speitzer was born under the zodiac sign Aquarius on 21 January 1995, in Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico. He has 33 acting credits, and is perhaps known best for his debut film role, portraying Brayan, one of the main characters in the 2017 comedy movie “Me Gusta, Pero me Asusta”, which also starred Marlene Favela and Joaquin Cosio, and was written and directed by Beto Gomez. It follows heir to a criminal family Brayan Rodriguez, who’s been sent to Mexico City for business matters, while he’s now fallen in love with Claudia; the movie won three of its seven award nominations.
He’s currently shooting for the upcoming movies “Pimpinero”, “Disco, Ibiza, Locomia” and “Straight”.
Education and early life
Alejandro was raised in Culiacan alongside his brother Carlos Speitzer and sister whose name remains undisclosed, by their parents about whom Alejandro’s yet to talk in public because he respects their privacy; it’s believed that his mother’s a housewife and his father a factory worker, but this remains unconfirmed.
Alejandro fell in love with acting at a very early age and was five when he made his TV series debut, portraying Juan de Luz ‘Rayito’ in four episodes of the 2020 family mini-series “Ray of Light”; he gained recognition in the following year, when cast to star as Ernesto ‘Neto’ del Huerto in 89 episodes of the family series “Adventures in Time”, which also starred Ricardo Chavez and Maribel Guardia, and follows Violeta Flores who’s just discovered her grandfather’s time machine.
Alejandro studied at a local high school in Mexico City, having moved there with his family to work on his acting career; he matriculated in 2013 and then chose not to pursue a college degree.
Roles in TV series
The year 2002 saw Alejandro play Nino in the episode “Ludovico en la Escuela” of the comedy “La Familia P. Luche”, and the same year saw him star as Felipe ‘Pipe’ Olmos in 29 episodes of the family comedy “Complices al Rescate”, which also starred Francisco Gattorno and Laura Flores, and follows the lives of identical twin sisters.
Some of Alejandro’s following appearances were in the family drama “Amy, la Nina de la Mochila Azul”, the action adventure “Mision S. O. S. Aventura y Amor” and the crime thriller “Mujer, Casos de la Vida Real”.
In 2011 and 2012, he starred as Diego Dupris Landa in all 144 episodes of the romantic drama “Hoping Heart”, which also starred Fernando Allende and Lucia Mendez, and follows two brothers who’ve fallen in love with two sisters. He was then cast to appear in the drama “La Rosa de Guadalupe”, another drama “Mentir Para Vivir”, and the romantic drama “Como Dice el Dicho”.
— Alejandro Speitzer (@a_speitzer) January 26, 2016
In 2015 and 2016, Alejandro portrayed the lead character Luis Martinez in all 120 episodes of the drama “Bajo el Mismo Cielo”, which also starred Maria Elisa Camargo and Gabriel Porras, and follows Adela Morales who’s been a gang member since she was a teenager and is now trying to escape and lead a normal life.
Some of Alejandro’s most recent roles in TV series have been playing Mike in a 2021 episode of the adventure thriller “La Fortuna”, Dario Guerra in 32 episodes of the mystery thriller “Dark Desire” from 2020 through 2022, and Carillo in eight episodes of the 2023 action western “The Head of Joaquin Murrieta”.
Roles in movies
Alejandro’s appeared in only three other movies besides “Me Gusta, Pero me Asusta”. In 2018, he portrayed Mario in the sports drama “Champs”, which starred Pierre Angelo and Raul Adalid, and was written and directed by Lourdes Deschamps; it follows the lives of various Mexican athletes throughout the history, and the film was nominated for a 2019 Silver Ariel Award for Best Latin-American Movie.
Alejandro appeared in the 2020 music video “Danna Paola: Contigo”, and the year 2021 saw him portray Brayan in the romantic comedy “Me Encanta Pero me Espanta”, which is a sequel to “Me Gusta, Per me Asusta”.
#EnCorto 🎬 | Harán segunda parte de “Me gusta pero me asusta”, pero está en duda si actuaría Alex Speitzer.Minnie West…
Alejandro produced the 2017 movie “Me Gusta, Pero me Asusta”.
He was featured in two TV specials in 2021: “26 Premios Forque” and “Tudum”.
Awards and nominations
Alejandro won a 2018 Mexican Cinema Journalists Silver Goddess Award for Best Newcomer – Male, for his performance in “Me Gusta, Pero me Asusta”.
He was also nominated for a 2021 Platino Award for Iberoamerican Cinema for Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Series, for his performance in “Someone Has to Die” and a 2022 Premios Juventud Award for Me Enamoran, for “Dark Desire”.
Love life and relationships
Alejandro shies away from speaking about his love life in public, but we still know about three girls whom he’s been with. Sometime in the first half of the 2010s, he dated Samadhi Zendejas, a popular Mexican actress who’s appeared in 16 movies and TV series, and is perhaps known best for starring as Cirse Gaona in 170 episodes of the crime thriller series “False Identity” from 2018 through 2021.
From 2014 through 2019, Alejandro was in a relationship with Minnie West, a popular Mexican actress and producer, who has 11 acting credits, and who’s perhaps known best for starring alongside Alejandro in the 2017 movie “Me Gusta, Pero me Asusta”.
Since 2020, he’s been in a relationship with Ester Exposito, a popular Spanish actress and model, who’s probably recognized best for playing Lucia in the 2022 horror movie “Venus”.
There are no other women whom Alejandro’s perhaps been with, that we know about; he’s in a relationship with Ester Exposito as of October 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Alejandro’s brother Carlos is also an actor; he has 34 credits and is probably known best for playing the lead character Narciso Sotelo in all 120 episodes of the 2009 romantic series “Verano de Amor”.
Alejandro’s an Instagram star, as over five million people are following him on the network today, while he’s posted over 400 pictures and videos onto the network; most of his content are scenes taken from his movies and TV series.
He’s into fashion, and buys new clothes nearly every day.
Alejandro likes to travel, and has been to most of the Latin American countries.
He works out at the gym nearly every day, thus his muscular body.
One of Alejandro’s favorite actors is Pedro Infante, and some of his favorite movies are “Full Speed Ahead”, “School for Tramps” and “Dos Tipos de Cuidado”.
Appearance and net worth
Alejandro’s age is 28. He has brown hair and eyes, weighs around 175lbs (80kgs) and is 6ft 1in (1.85m) tall.
Alejandro’s net worth’s been estimated at over $2 million, as of October 2023.