Gael García Bernal

Dynasty's entitlement to celebrity

Gael García Bernal
Full NameGael García Bernal


Gael García Bernal is a renowned thespian and member of the royal family of cinema. He was born to two esteemed actors, Patricia Bernal and José Ángel García, and is the stepson of cinematographer Sergio Yazbek. From a young age, he honed his craft through works with his parents, as well as featured roles in El abuelo y yo (1992) and De tripas, corazón (1996). After furthering his education at the Central School of Speech & Drama in London, his success skyrocketed with two critically acclaimed films, Amores Perros (2000) and And Your Mother Too (2001). He has since established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the world of entertainment, and is a beloved member of the royal family of cinema.

Is Gael García Bernal a nepo baby?

Yes! Gael García Bernal comes from the noble Bernal family. They have five celebrities in their family. With one hundred four credited apperances in TV, film, and video.

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  • Golden Globe2016
    Mozart in the JungleBest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical


  • Coco
  • Mozart in the Jungle
  • Maya and the Three
  • El abuelo y yo
  • And Your Mother Too
  • The Motorcycle Diaries
  • Station Eleven
  • Babel
  • Bad Education
  • Even the Rain
  • The Science of Sleep
  • Werewolf by Night
  • The 79th Annual Academy Awards
  • 73rd Golden Globe Awards
  • Queen of Swords
  • Lorena, Light-footed Woman
  • It Must Be Heaven
  • Leguas
  • Museo
  • The Oscars
  • Neruda
  • Mammoth
  • The Kindergarten Teacher
  • Rudo y Cursi
  • Pan y Circo
  • Chicuarotes
  • Here on Earth
  • Cassandro
  • Ema
  • Zama
  • Rosewater
  • The King
  • Blindness
  • Letters to Juliet
  • The 75th Annual Academy Awards
  • A 3 Minute Hug
  • Birders
  • Light Years
  • You're Killing Me Susana
  • A Tale of Two Kitchens
  • The Limits of Control
  • El pasado
  • Zoom
  • Desierto
  • The Accused

Family Tree

The august García-Bernal-Yazbek family is a dynasty of Mexican royalty renowned for their accomplishments in the performing arts. The patriarch, José Ángel García, was a celebrated director and assistant director, while his wife and matriarch, Patricia Bernal, was an acclaimed actress and producer. Their son, Gael García Bernal, was born in Guadalajara and rose to fame as a child, starring in a number of plays and soap operas. He went on to study acting, and his short films, such as De tripas, corazón (1996) and El ojo en la nuca (2001), were highly acclaimed. Later, José Ángel and Patricia welcomed their second son, Dario Yazbek Bernal, an actor and producer known for his appearances in Daniel and Ana (2009) and The House of Flowers (2018). This illustrious family has left an indelible mark on Mexican cinema, and their legacy lives on through their descendants.

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