Who is Eleazar Gomez?
Eleazar Gomez was born in Mexico City, on 29 May 1986 – his zodiac sign is Gemini, and he holds Mexican nationality. He’s an actor and a musician, with close to 30 acting credits to his name, while he’s perhaps still known best for his portrayal of Arturo Calderon Corso in the 2002 family adventure series “Asi Son Ellas”. It starred Erika Buenfil, Lourdes Munguia and Leticia Perdigon, and follows five women who have reunited after their mutual friend passed away, and have realized that they need each other more than ever.
Early life and education
Eleazar was raised in Mexico City alongside his sister Zoraida Gomez and brothers Jairo and Alizair, by their mother Melissa who’s a housewife, and their father who prefers to be left out of media; Zoraida and Jairo are also active in the film industry.
Eleazar became interested in acting at a very early age, and was only seven years old when his career was launched, with his portrayal of Pedrito in the 1993 adventure comedy movie “Se Equivocó la Cigüeña”; the same year also saw him play Mon, in the action adventure comedy film “La Ultima Batalla”.
Eleazar acted throughout his entire education. He studied at a local high school between 2000 and 2004, and was also physically quite active during his four years there, as he played soccer for his school’s team, and also had several training sessions at the gym every week. Upon matriculating, he chose to focus on acting, rather than to pursue a college degree.
Roles in TV series
Eleazar made his debut TV series appearance in 1995, with his portrayal of Young Octavio Preciado Mariscal, in an episode of the romantic drama “Retrato de Familia”, and the following couple of years saw him make a guest appearance in an episode or two of various series, such as the comedy “Al Derecho y al Derbez”, the family comedy “Luz Clarita”, and the family adventure “Azul”.
He gained recognition in 1997 through ‘98, when cast to star as Quique Gonzalez in the romantic drama “Mi Pequeña Traviesa”; it also starred Michelle Vieth and Enrique Rocha, and follows Julia who’s pretending to be a boy, as she has to find a job to financially support her family now that her father can no longer work.
In 2004 and 2005, Eleazar starred as Victor Gonzalez in all the 130 episodes of the romantic drama “Inocente de Ti”, and the following years saw him play supporting characters in a couple of popular series, such as the crime thriller drama “Mujer, Casos de la Vida Real”, the action crime comedy “Lola: Erase Una Vez”, and the romantic comedy “Las Tontas no Van al Cielo”.
In 2011, we saw Eleazar play the supporting character Anibal Cuevas in the romantic drama “Timeless Love”, which starred Silvia Navarro, Jose Ron and Julieta Rosen, and follows Renata who has fallen in love with Jeronimo, and is hoping that he’ll save her from her cruel mother and sister.
In 2012, Eleazar starred in the romantic drama “Amores Verdaderos”, and in 2014 and 2015, he starred in the romantic drama “Italian Bride”.
His most recent role in a TV series has been his portrayal of Sebastian de la Mora in the 2020 drama “La Mexicana y el Guero”. Created by Kari Fajer, it starred Itati Cantoral, Juan Soler and Luis Roberto Guzman, and follows Andrea who wants to marry the millionaire Tyler so that she could take his money, but has now fallen in love with him for real.
Roles in movies
Eleazar has appeared in only six movies, including the two mentioned above. In 2007, he was cast to play Student #3 in the popular action adventure horror “Species: The Awakening”, directed by Nick Lyon, and which starred Edy Arellano, Marco Bacuzzi and Jan Bouda. It follows a scientist who’s about to die, and has accidentally awoken the sexual predator inside his half-breed alien niece.
The following year saw Eleazar play Abel Franco in the drama “Pecados de una Profesora”, and in 2011, he starred as Santiago in the drama “Momentos”.
Eleazar’s only other involvement in a movie has been his voicing of Claudio, one of the main characters in the animated drama “El Secreto del Medallon de Jade”, directed by Leopold Aguilar and Rodolfo Guzman, and which also starred Adriana Barraza and Arath de la Torre. It follows Katy, Pato, Claudio, Matias and their dog Duke, as they’re searching for their missing grandfather Yólotl; the movie won three of the five awards for which it was nominated.
In 2006, Eleazar competed in the game-show “Guerra de los Sexos”, and in 2019, he competed in another game-show, “Resistire”.
Career as a musician
Eleazar’s today a member of the Mexican-Argentinian Latin pop band Eme 15, which was founded in August 2011 by six actors from the series “Miss XV”. They released three promotional singles in 2012, entitled “A Mis Quince”, “Super Loca” and “Desde Tu Adios”, and on 26 June of the same year, their debut album “Eme 15”.
Eme 15 hasn’t been active since 2013, when they released their single “Diferente”, but they haven’t officially disbanded.
Love life and girlfriend
In 2007, he was in a relationship with the model Jeanette Karam, and two years later, Eleazar began dating Danna Paola, a famous Mexican actress, singer and model, who has appeared in more than 60 movies and TV series, and has been nominated for two awards.
Eleazar and Danna were in a relationship from 2009 to 2014, and it’s widely believed that she broke up with him because he was physically abusive, however, this hasn’t been confirmed.
Around this time, Eleazar dated Vanessa Lopez, a popular Mexican model who’s followed by over 200,000 people on Instagram. He then dated Elia Ezrre, another Mexican model.
After their split, Eleazar began dating Stephanie Valenzuela, a popular Mexican model, who’s followed by close to three million people on Instagram; Stephanie broke up with him in November 2020, when Eleazar physically attacked her, and allegedly tried to strangle her.
As of September 2021, he seems to be single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Eleazar is physically highly active, and has six training sessions at the gym every week, thus his muscular body. This is perhaps why summer is his favorite season, as he loves to show off his body at the beach, as well as to swim in the ocean and play beach sports.
He’s quite active on Instagram, and is today followed by more than 1.1 million people, while he’s uploaded around 30 pictures.
Eleazar’s a lover of animals, and his pet dog can be seen featured in a couple of his Instagram pictures.
He’s keen on travelling, and has been all around Mexico, as well as to several US states.
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Eleazar has his own favorite actor and actress – Robert de Niro and Angelina Jolie – while a couple of his favorite movies are “The Sleepers”, the trilogy “The Godfather” and “Wanted”.
Eleazar was arrested on 6 November 2020, after his girlfriend accused him of domestic violence. He pleaded guilty, was fined over $21,000, and was sentenced to a three-year probation on 26 March 2021.
Because of this controversy, Eleazar’s talent agency fired him.
Age, height and net worth
Eleazar’s age is 35. He has short black hair and brown eyes, his height is 5ft 10ins (1.78m) and he weighs around 165lbs (75kgs).
As of September 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.