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Jorge Ortiz de Pinedo

Jorge Ortiz de Pinedo Pallás (born 26 March 1948) is a Mexican comedian, actor, film director, screenwriter, television producer and host. He is son of actors Óscar Ortiz de Pinedo and Lupita Pallás, and has appeared on various TV shows such as: Dos Mujeres En Mi Casa (1984), Dr. Candido Perez (1987), Cero En Conducta (1998), Humor es...Los Comediantes (1999), La Escuelita VIP (2004), La Casa de la Risa and Dos Hogares (2011) as well as soap operas and films. His Mother Lupita and sister Laila, were the two Mexican passengers executed in Egyptair Flight 648 that was hijacked by the terrorist Abu Nidal Organization in November 23, 1985. His most recent television series is Fabrica de risas, which airs regularly on both Televisa in Mexico and Univision in the United States, the same as all of his previous series. As a tribute to his time at Televisa and his various television series, the most successful of which have been Dr. Candido Perez, Cero en conducta, and its sequel, La Escuelita VIP, Ortiz de Pinedo was featured in the 2007 book Televisa Presenta, which takes a look back at 50 years of network television in Mexico. For his work in television and movies, Ortiz de Pinedo's handprints have been imbedded onto the Paseo de las Luminarias. Jorge Ortiz de Pinedo is especially popular in the United States and Latin America for his portrayal of "Doctor Cándido Pérez", "Hasta que la muerte los separe", "Dos mujeres en mi casa", "Cero en conducta" and "La Escuelita VIP". He has received numerous national and international awards designating him as one of the top entertainers in Mexico. Mr. Ortiz de Pinedo has represented Mexico in the International Theatre Festival in Caracas and has excelled as a member of the National Theatre Company of Bellas Artes. He has performed in more than 80 theatre productions, 23 feature films, 25 soap operas, 11 comedy series and numerous other theatre events and productions. As a director, Ortiz de Pinedo has directed 40 works of theatre, 2 feature films, 2 soap operas, 12 comedy series and directed over 400 other productions for Televisa. He has also produced over 35 theatre productions. Ortiz de Pinedo´s most successful theatre includes, "La Verdad Sospechosa", "Luces de Bohemia", "Cena de matrimonios", "Boing Boing", "Batas blancas no ofenden", "Que no se entere el Presidente", "¿De qué se ríen las mujeres?", "Quiero pero no puedo" y "El Juicio de Hidalgo". Ortiz de Pinedo´s television productions such as "Al ritmo de la noche", "Cero en conducta", "Doctor Cándido Pérez", "La Escuelita VIP", "Una familia de Diez", were highly successful and have gained him much popularity in Latin America and with the Hispanic community in the United States.

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Mar 26, 1948 In Mexico City, Mexico.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Gavilán o Paloma 1985-09-20
Latest Project:
Series Dos Hogares 2011-06-27
Known For
Poster of Dos Hogares
Poster of La Escuelita VIP
Poster of Alicia en el pais del dolar
Poster of Mentiras
Series Dos Hogares Cristóbal Lagos / Chris Lakes 2011-06-27
Series Una familia de diez Plácido López 2007-03-22
Series La Escuelita VIP Jorgito del Mazo Géis 2004-01-04
Movie Candido at day, Perez at night Dr. Cándido Pérez 1992-01-01
Movie Candido Perez, Specialist in Women Dr. Cándido Pérez 1991-01-01
Movie Alicia en el pais del dolar 1988-01-01
Movie Pero sigo siendo el rey Unknown 1988-10-30
Movie Escápate conmigo Sergio 1987-04-22
Movie Chiquita pero picosa 1986-01-01
Movie Mentiras Enrique Galvan 1986-06-02
Movie Gavilán o Paloma 1985-09-20