Miguel Bernardeau is a Spanish actor. At age 23, he is already one of the fastest-rising actors in the world, courtesy of his excellent catalog of movie and TV roles like the one in the Netflix Spanish teen thriller-drama, Elite.
Born into an acting family, it would be a surprise if he wasn't as good as he is -- but even with under the bludgeoning weight of his family's prodigious name and stature, Bernardeau has left his own mark in the industry.
Here are seven facts about Miguel Bernardeau:
7. Son of Spanish Actress Ana Duato
Miguel was born in a prominent Spanish acting family. His mother, Ana Duato is a Spanish actress, most known for Spanish TV series like Cuéntame, Mediterráneo, Querido maestro, and Médico de familia.
His father Miguel Ángel Bernardeau is also a producer who has produced numerous shows, including shows starring his wife, Ana, like Cuéntame, Mediterráneo, Querido maestro, and Médico de Familia.
6. Stars in the Netflix Teen Thriller Drama, Elite
Miguel's gained international recognition for his turn as Guzmán Nunier Osuna, one of the lead characters in the Netflix Spanish-language teen thriller-drama series, Elite. With a third season in the books, the show was renewed for a fourth and a fifth season in January 2020.
The series highlights the class disparity when three teenage working-class students attend an elite school and challenge the status quo.
5. In a Relationship with Singer Aitana
Since 2019, Miguel has been in a relationship with the Spanish singer, songwriter, and model, Aitana Ocaña Morales; they made their relationship public on Instagram over the summer of 2019.
Morales, known famously as just Aitana, was the runner-up of the Spanish televised talent competition, Operación Triunfo, and has since found international acclaim with her debut studio album, Spoiler (2019).
4. His Age and Height
Miguel Bernardeau was born Miguel Bernardeau Duato on December 12, 1996. He is 23 years old, as of April 2020. Miguel stands at 5'9".
Born in Valencia, Spain, Bernadeau spent time studying in the US. He got his degree in dramatic arts from Santa Monica College, California, and studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
3. Prominent Roles in Inhibidos and Sabuesos
Before he found worldwide recognition, Miguel spent years honing his craft in Spanish films and television.
He landed prominent roles in Spanish television series like the thriller series, Inhibidos, wherein Miguel starred as Toni.
Miguel was also starred in the 2018 comedy series, Sabuesos, where he played Issac.
Besides his starring roles, Miguel has also made guest appearances in series like Caronte and Cuéntame.
2. Movie Appearances in It's For Your Own Good and Ola de crímenes
Besides Spanish television, Miguel is also no stranger to Spanish cinema. Despite being new to the industry -- debuting as recently as 2016 -- he has made appearances in movies like the 2017 comedy, It's For Your Own Good and the 2018 comedy-crime-drama, Ola de crímenes.
1. Estimated Net Worth of $500 Thousand
It is estimated that Miguel Bernardeau is worth $500 thousand. His on-screen career is still in its nascent stages, having only debuted in 2016, but in that time, Miguel has taken to acting like a fish takes to water.
A natural, he spent years cutting his teeth in Spanish cinema and television. He starred in Spanish TV series like Inhibidos and Sabuesos and made guest appearances in many more TV series like Caronte and Cuéntame.
He also made appearances in movies like It's For Your Own Good and Ola de crímenes.
He gained international exposure for his starring role in the Netflix teen thriller-drama series, Elite. The third season for Elite released on March 13, 2020, and Netflix has already announced a fourth and fifth season.