Jaime Camil
Jaime Camil

Gender

Male

Known Credits

8

Jaime Camil

Date of Birth: Jul 22, 1973

Birthplace:  Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

 

 

Biography

Golden Globe Award, Critics Choice Award, Teen Choice Award nominee and Imagen Award winner Jaime Camil, named by VANITY FAIR as one of the Best New TV Characters of 2014, plays the scene-stealing comedic bright spot, Rogelio de la Vega, the supremely vain, but totally well-meaning, famous telenovela star and Gina Rodriguezs father on the CW hit series Jane the Virgin. Critics Choice, Imagen and Teen Choice Award nominee , Jaime Camil, named by VANITY FAIR as one of the Best New TV Characters, plays the scene-stealing comedic bright spot, Rogelio de la Vega, the supremely vain, but totally well-meaning, famous telenovela star and Gina Rodriguezs father on the CW hit series Jane the Virgin. Camil began his career as a singer performing alongside Cuban icons Amaury Gutierrez and Pancho Cespedes before going on to star in the mega hit telenovelas MI DESTINO ERES TÚ and LA FEA MÁS BELLA in his native Mexico. He has starred in a multitude of award-winning films including Pulling Strings, 200 Cartas (alongside Lin-Manuel Miranda), and 7 Dias (which earned him the Best Supporting Actor honors from the Premios ACE and the Mexican Cinema Journalists respectively). Camils career continued to skyrocket following star turns in the gender-bending comedy POR ELLA SOY EVA and the fish-out-of-water romp QUE POBRES TAN RICOS.

Known For

Filmography

Coco

Coco

as Papa (voice)

2017

Little Bitches

Little Bitches

as Mr. Villanueva

2016

The Secret Life of Pets

The Secret Life of Pets

as Fernando (voice)

2016

Jane the Virgin

Jane the Virgin

as Rogelio De La Vega

2014

Regresa

Regresa

as

2006