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Daniel Arenas Consuegra

March 30, 1979 (1979-03-30) (age 42)
Occupation Actor
Years active 2002–present

Daniel Arenas Consuegra (born March 30, 1979) is a Colombian actor who has worked in both Colombia and Mexican television.

Early life

Arenas was born on March 30, 1979 in Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia. He is the youngest of six children. He studied acting in the United States.


Arenas's television debut was in Francisco el Matemático. In 2005, he participated in the telenovela Los Reyes, playing Santiago Iriarte, a performance that earned him a nomination for the India Catalina Awards in the category of Best Actor. In 2008, he participated in the telenovela La sucursal del cielo, playing Samuel Lizcano, a pilot of the Air Force.

Arenas's debut in Televisa was in Teresa, marking his first telenovela in Mexico. He has also worked in Amorcito Corazón, produced by Lucero Suárez, with Elizabeth Álvarez, Diego Olivera and Africa Zavala. In 2012, Arenas made his debut in theater, with "Hercules the Musical", where he played Hercules, the hero of Greek mythology, alongside Violeta Isfel and Miguel Pizarro. In 2013, he starred as protagonist in the telenovela Corazón Indomable, a remake of Marimar, produced by Nathalie Lartilleux, where he worked with Ana Brenda Contreras.

Arenas once again worked with Nathalie Lartilleux in the 2014 telenovela La Gata with Maite Perroni, Erika Buenfil, and Laura Zapata.

Arenas served as a judge in the 10th season of Nuestra Belleza Latina.


Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2003–2004 Francisco el matemático Hans Hakerman
2003 Un ángel llamado Azul Jeremías Luna
2005 Los Reyes Santiago "Santi" Iriarte
2007 Nuevo rico, nuevo pobre Erwin Alfonso
2008 La sucursal del cielo Samuel Lizacano
2010 Doña Bella Nicolás Ayala Series regular; 97 episodes
2010–2011 Teresa Fernando Moreno Guijarro Series regular; 108 episodes
2011–2012 Amorcito corazón William "Willy" Guillermo Pinzón Main role; 206 episodes
2013 Wild at Heart Octavio Main role; 161 episodes
2014 The Stray Cat Pablo Martínez Negrete Main role; 120 episodes
2016–2017 Despertar contigo Pablo Main role; 122 episodes
2017–2019 Mi marido tiene familia Juan Pablo Córcega / Robert Cooper Main role (seasons 1–2); 267 episodes
2019–present Médicos, línea de vida David Paredes Main role
2021 SOS me estoy enamorando Alberto Muñoz

Awards and nominations

Premios TVyNovelas

Year Category Telenovela Result
2014 Best Lead Actor Corazón Indomable Nominated
2014 El Mas Guapo Corazón Indomable Won
2015 Best Lead Actor La Gata Nominated
2018 Beat Lead Actor Mi Marido Tiene Famillia Nominated
2019 Beat Lead Actor Mi Marido Tiene Más Famillia Nominated

People en Español

Year Category Telenovela Result
2013 Best Actor Corazón Indomable Nominated
Best Couple with Ana Brenda Contreras

Premios Juventud

Year Category Telenovela Result
2014 ¡Está Buenísimo! Corazón Indomable Nominated
2015 Mi Protagonista Favorito La Gata Nominated

Premios India Catalina

Year Category Telenovela Result
2006 Best Co-star Actor Los Reyes Nominated
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