Guatemalan actor Arturo Castro has risen to fame within a short span of time with his exceptional acting talent and vivacious appeal. The actor has carved his own niche in Hollywood with many successful television projects to his credit. Arturo is, perhaps, best known for his appearance as Jaime Castro in the hilarious Comedy Central television series ‘Broad City’, where he is seen beside actors Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer. Here’s more information on the actor’s background, rise to fame and net worth!
Arturo Castro Net Worth
Arturo started off his Hollywood career nearly ten years back with the role of Nestor in the 2009 movie ‘Looking for Palladin’. His acting career, however, had begun much earlier, when he was still in Guatemala. Arturo was recognized for his work as an entertainment professional back in his Guatemala days, when he was the host of a TV show called ‘Conexion’.
Arturo’s move to the US turned his career around. Here, he came across fellow actors Ilana Glazer & Abbi Jacobson and got a big break in the comedy show ‘Broad City’ as Jaime.
Arturo’s performance caught many eyes in Hollywood and life was never the same for him ever since. A bigger turning point in his career showed up with the acclaimed Netflix series ‘Narcos’ where he was offered the role of David Rodriguez.
His latest venture is a show titled ‘Alternatino with Arturo Castro’. The Comedy Central sketch comedy show features the daily exploits of Arturo in the central character as a modern-day Latino man. The show has further gone on to promote his successful career and annual income.
Today, with all his fame and talent, Arturo is believed to earn fairly more than an average actor’s salary of $50,000. His net worth, however, remains unknown for now.
Is Arturo Castro Single Or Dating Girlfriend?
Arturo shocked his fans in June 2018, when he suddenly shared a wedding photo of himself and New York photographer Sarah Prescott. However, he later revealed it to be a prank as the picture was taken at the wedding of his friend, Lesse.
The photograph may have been a joke, but it has sparked speculations on whether Arturo is actually seeing anyone at present.
Unfortunately, not much is known about the actor’s dating life as he likes to keep it mostly private. The actor occasionally drops hints about his French beau whom he has been dating since past six years. The identity of this mystery lover has not been revealed but many rumors have suggested that the actor may be in a gay relationship. The rumors appear to be mostly false as all Arturo’s past flames have been only women.
Arturo Castro Bio: Nationality, Early Life, Ethnicity
Arturo been associated with North American television for long now, but his nationality is originally Guatemalan.
The actor boasts of a Mestizos ethnicity which is a combination of European and American origins.
The actor, who was born on 26th November 1985, spent a larger part his life in Guatemala, living with his parents, before he shifted to the US. The actor lived most of his early years among women, having three sisters in the family.