Name: Diego Boneta
Famous as : Actor, pop singer
Birth Place : Distrito Federal, Mexico
Date Registered: Sept 30, 2011, 1:52am
Born in Mexico City, Diego began his career at the age of 12 when he participated in "Codigo Fama," a children's singing reality series in Mexico. After finishing inside the top 5 on the show, he landed his first television role starring as "Ricardo" on "Alegrijes y Rebujos" which also had a musical group attached to the series. Along with this musical group, Diego was nominated for the Best Children's Group at the Latin Grammys in 2004. He was nominated for his second Latin Grammy in 2005 for the soundtrack of "Mision SOS."
Diego has just been cast in the lead role of "Drew" in Rock of Ages for Adam Shankman and New Line Cinema to be distributed through Warner Brothers June 2012. Cast includes Julianne Hough, Tom Cruise, Alec Baldwin, Russell Brand, Mary J Blige, Catherine Zeta Jones and Paul Giamatti. This is a breakout role.
Most recently Diego wrapped MTV pilot Underemployed in which he costars as Miles, a struggling model faced with the reality of the post-college real world. Diego was last seen as the male lead of Mean Girls 2 for ABC Family. Additionally Diego recently wrapped a 5 episode arc on ABC Family's hit drama Pretty Little Liars opposite Lucy Hale and Ashley Bensen. As well as a 5 episode arc on the CW's 90210 as famous Latin pop star Javier and love interest to Jessica Lowndes. In the season finale, Diego performed an original single "Siempre Tu," from his new album.