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Aarón Díaz Spencer

(1982-03-07) March 7, 1982 (age 41)
Citizenship Mexico
United States
(m. 2009; div. 2011)

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Aarón Díaz Spencer (born March 7, 1982) is a Mexican-American actor, singer, and model.

Early life

Aarón Díaz Spencer was born in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico to an Irish-American mother (surname Spencer) and a Mexican father (surname Díaz).


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 2010/2011 he was the main protagonist alongside Angelique Boyer and Sebastián Rulli in the latest version of the telenovela Teresa, playing the role of Mariano.

In 2010 he released a 2011 calendar with exclusive, artistic, and original photos of himself. The success of the first calendar caused him to release a 2012 version in December 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'.

For the first time in his career, Díaz starred in an antagonist role in the telenovela, El Talismán, where he played the role of Antonio Negrete, alongside Blanca Soto and Rafael Novoa.

In 2016, Díaz was cast in the ABC thriller series Quantico in the recurring role of CIA recruit, León Velez.

Personal life

In 2007, he began dating actress Kate del Castillo, and they were married on August 29, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A religious ceremony was later held in the Episcopal Church in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico on September 5 of the same year.



Year Title Role Notes
2006 Amor xtremo Sebastián Film debut
2012 Marcelo Marcelo
2019 No Manches Frida 2 Mario
2021 Habit Priest


Year Title Role Notes
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
2008 Terminales Unknown role
  • "Sangre nueva" (Season 1, Episode 7)
  • "Espejismos" (Season 1, Episode 8)
2010 Dinoshark Luis Television film
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 main antagonist
2013 Rosario Esteban Martínez Co-lead role
2013–2014 Santa Diabla Santiago Cano Lead role
2014 Los miserables César Mondragón Bianchi 16 episodes
2014–2015 Tierra de reyes Arturo Gallardo Lead role
2016–2017 Quantico León Velez Recurring role
2019 Betty en NY Ricardo Calderón Lead role
2022 Toda la sangre Eugenio Casasola Lead role



  • Santa diabla – a duet with Carlos Ponce – (homonymous soap opera theme) (2013).
  • Aaron Diaz (2011) Self Titled Album
  • No puedo dejar de amarte y Teresa (Soap Opera Teresa topics)(2010).
  • Enamórate de mí (2009).
  • Magico – a duet with Eiza Gonzalez – (Lola Erase Una Vez Soundtrack)
  • Clase 406

Awards and nominations

Year Association Category Nominated works Result
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)
¡Qué Papacito!
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)

See also

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