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|Born||Aarón Díaz Spencer
March 7, 1982
Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico
|Spouse(s)||Kate del Castillo (m. 2009; div. 2011)
Lola Ponce (m. 2015)
Aarón Díaz Spencer was born in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico to an Irish-American mother (surname Spencer) and a Mexican father (surname Díaz). Diaz speaks English and Spanish fluently and lived for several years in Palo Alto, California. He finished high school in Palo Alto, before returning to Mexico to study at the exclusive Televisa Acting School Centro de Educación Artística (CEA).
He made his acting debut in the popular teen drama Clase 406, playing the role of Kike González. In 2004, he followed Clase 406 with another teen drama titled Corazones al límite co-starring Sherlyn and Sara Maldonado. He then played the role of the older Andrés Romero in the telenovela Barrera de amor starring Yadhira Carrillo. He starred along former flame Sherlyn in Mexico's own version of Grease entitled Vaselina.
Diaz signed on in 2006 with Pedro Damian, (creator of Clase 406) to be Alexander Von Ferdinand, the main male protagonist for the teen telenovela called Lola...Érase una vez, co-starring Eiza González and Grettell Valdez which premiered on February 26, 2007 on "Canal 5" in Mexico.
In 2008 he debuted as a designer and entrepreneur with the clothing brand ‘Perra’.
Apart from acting, Díaz is also a singer and he released his first album titled "Enamórate de mí" in June 2009. His second album self-titled "Aaron Diaz," was released in 2011.
In November 2011, Díaz made his debut in an American television show in the ABC series Pan Am, playing the role of Miguel, a dashing, charming, and wealthy entrepreneur in the episode 'Unscheduled Departure'.
Diaz dated and eventually married actress Kate del Castillo on August 29, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and endorsed with the religious ceremony in the Episcopal Church in San Miguel de Allende (Mexico) on the 5th of September of that year. They announced their separation in July 2011.
|2006||Amor xtremo||Sebastián||Film debut|
|2001||El juego de la vida||Unknown role||1 episode|
|2002-2003||Clase 406||Kike González||Lead role|
|2004||Corazones al límite||Braulio Vallardes Stone||Co-lead role|
|2005||Barrera de amor||Andrés Romero||Recurring role|
|2007||Plaza Sésamo||Doctor||"Visita al doctor" (Season 10, Episode 14)|
|2007-2008||Lola, érase una vez||Alexander Von Ferdinand||Lead role|
|2010-2011||Teresa||Mariano Sánchez Suárez||Lead role; 152 episodes|
|2011||Pan Am||Miguel||"Unscheduled Departure" (Season 1, Episode 8)|
|2012||El Talismán||Antonio Negrete||Lead role|
|2013||Rosario||Esteban Martínez||Co-lead role|
|2013-2014||Santa Diabla||Santiago Cano||Lead role|
|2014-2015||Los miserables||César Mondragón Bianchi||16 episodes|
|2014-2015||Tierra de reyes||Arturo Gallardo||Lead role|
|2016-present||Quantico||León Velez||Series regular|
- Santa diabla - a duet with Carlos Ponce - (homonymous soap opera theme) (2013).
- No puedo dejar de amarte y Teresa (Soap Opera Teresa topics)(2010).
- Enamórate de mí (2009).
- Clase 406
Awards and nominations
|2011||Premios People en Español||Best Male Lead in a Telenovela||Teresa||Nominated|
|Best Couple (with Angelique Boyer)|
|2013||Premios People en Español||Best Male Lead in a Telenovela||Santa Diabla|
|Best Couple (with Gaby Espino)|
|2014||Premios Tu Mundo||Favorite Lead Actor|
|The Perfect Couple (with Gaby Espino)|
|2015||Miami Life Awards||Best Male Lead in a Telenovela||Tierra de reyes|
|Premios Tu Mundo||Favorite Lead Actor|
|The Perfect Couple (with Ana Lorena Sánchez)|
- 'Aarón Díaz es Kike González en Clase 406' Archived September 10, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
- 'Aarón Díaz inauguró su tienda PERRA'
- 'Aarón Díaz lanza su sexy calendario'
- 'Aarón Díaz lanza su calendario 2012'
- 'Telenovela star Aarón Díaz guest stars in Pan Am'
- 'Aarón Díaz es Antonio Negrete'
- "Quantico Season 2: Aaron Diaz Promoted to Regular". Spoilertv. August 2, 2016. Retrieved August 2, 2016.
- 'Aaron Diaz and Kate del Castillo got married'
- El Universal "Aarón Díaz en Vaselina" - actualizado agosto de 2006
- "People en español "Aarón Díaz y Carlos Ponce cantan el tema de Santa diabla."[permanent dead link] - actualizado agosto 2013
- "Miami Life Awards 2015". Retrieved January 5, 2015.
- "Miami Life Awards ganadores de 2015" (in Spanish). Retrieved February 15, 2015.
- "Kimberly Dos Ramos y Gonzalo García Vivanco máximos nominados a Premios Tu Mundo 2015" (in Spanish). July 22, 2015. Retrieved July 28, 2015.
- Telemundo Networkk. "Lista completa de los nominados a Premios Tu Mundo 2015". Telemundo (in Spanish). Retrieved July 23, 2015.