Juan Ríos (Actor) Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Juan Ríos is a Mexican actor, writer, producer, and director. He is best known for his roles in TV series such as Para volver a amar (2010-2011) as Faber Esparza, El Señor de los Cielos (2013-2014) as General Daniel Jiménez Arroyo ‘El Letrudo’, and Lady Altagracia (2016-2020) as Rafael Cabral.

Born Name

Juan Ríos Cantú

Nick Name


Sun Sign


Born Place

Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico


Mexico City, Mexico




He studied acting in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico in 1994.


Actor, Writer, Director, Producer


  • Mother – Inés
  • Others – “Monillomex” (Cousin) (Psychologist, CEO of Minería Responsable Consultores, Actress), Bere (Niece), Pedrito (Nephew), Tamara (Niece), Julio (Nephew), Isabela (Niece)




5 ft 8 in or 173 cm


70 kg or 154.5 lbs

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color


He has also dyed his hair ‘Black’ in the past.

Due to advancing age, his har has turned ‘Salt & Pepper’.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Distinctive Features

Athletic physique

Brand Endorsements

Juan Ríos has endorsed brands such as Moshi Moshi and Rappi México.

Juan Ríos Favorite Things

  • Painter – Frida Kahlo
  • Restaurant In Reynosa – Doña Tota Gorditas
  • – Pear
  • Fizzy Drink Brands – Coca Cola, Dr. Pepper Cola

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Juan Ríos Facts

  1. In 1992, his written work won 1st place at the First Christmas Story Contest organized by the Autonomous University of Tamaulipas. That year, he almost decided to start studying Philosophy instead of pursuing acting.
  2. After he graduated from an acting school, he moved to Mexico City, Mexico to pursue a career as an actor and never left.
  3. He described the look he rocked in 2008 as “very ’70s”.
  4. When he landed a role as Ignacio Cabello in the TV series Infames (2012), Juan got very interested in politics. He was particularly focused on observing and analyzing politicians’ body language, intonation, and cadence. In the end, Juan concluded that while there was a lot of corruption, honest politicians who care about citizen welfare still existed.
  5. His co-stars in the Netflix-produced TV series El Club (The Club) in 2019 were , Minnie West, Arcelia Ramirez, Aurora Gil, Alejandro Puente, Estrella Solís, Nacho Tahhan, Aldo Escalante, and Mar Carrera.
  6. Juan has been known to post n*de but censored photos to his social media. When asked for the reason, he jokingly replied “promotion!”
  7. He has tried various drugs and liked to smoke marijuana occasionally.
  8. He also experimented with ayahuasca when he traveled to Peru and Brazil. The drug trip affected him for around 80 hours afterward. Juan stated it felt like “an emotional purge” where he “reconnected with the universe” and saw “the infinity inside himself.”
  9. Juan is a big animal lover and has 4 dogs named Ramona (Negro), Chapo, Elton, and Rigo, and a cat named Larry “Tittino” Titti. He also had a dog named Janis who passed away in May 2019.
  10. Juan knows how to prepare sushi.
  11. His signature dish is with , accompanied by Itto sauce and tuna. In his words, “you don’t fall in love with me until you’ve tried it!”
  12. Juan has done and to stay in shape and improve flexibility and .

Featured Image by Juan Ríos / Instagram


Facts of Juan Ríos

  • full nameJuan Ríos
  • Date of Birth November 13, 1972
  • Age 50 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Garnet
  • Lucky Color Purple
  • Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
  • weight70 kg
  • height5 ft 8 in

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