While growing up, Enrique Arce never even dreamt about being an actor. But look at him now, he is one of the most Spanish actors in the entertainment world who rose to fame thanks to his role as Arturo Roman in the Netflix hit series, Money Heist or La Casa de Papel.
Aside from being an actor, Arce is also a writer. His life and road to being an actor was not an easy one. Today we will be giving you guys an insight on this phenomenal actor as the life he leads.
Don’t worry; this article will definitely include facts on his life, marriage, career, and so on. Let the heist begin.
Enrique Arce: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Enrique Javier Arce Temple|
|Date of Birth||October 8, 1972|
|Place of Birth||Valencia, Spain|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches(172 cm)|
|Weight||70 kg(154 lbs)|
|Education||Dramatic Arts, New York City|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Enrique Arce: Money Heist
As we all know, Money Heist has been a global phenomenon, thanks to Netflix. The show has only seen inclination since its international release in late 2017. Not to mention, the show has shown no sign of slowing down so far.
Moreover, fans are in love with the plots, as well as the cast that seems rogue. La Casa de Papel, which translates to The House of Paper, is a Spanish crime drama series where a group of robbers takes on a plan to enact their biggest heist yet. If you want to know about the series than you better watch it yourself, we promise it is worth your time.
In this exciting series revolving around crime and money, Enrique plays the role of Arturo Roman, who is a hostage and the former director of the Royal Mint of Spain. Who? What? Well, we don’t want to spoil you guys.
Professional Career: Movies and TV Shows
As mentioned above, Enrique Arce found international fame thanks to the success of the series, Money Heist. Aside from the series alone, the Spanish actor has numerous other hits under his name.
But looking back, Enrique never intended to make a career as an actor. In fact, when he was young, Arce wanted to be a lawyer and even enrolled in university with that sole purpose.
However, during his fourth year, Enrique suddenly changed his main course and started learning acting. But as expected, his decision to choose his family did not appreciate acting.
Still Dejected and penniless, Arce moved forward with acting in mind. Luckily, the actor won “Ellos I Elles,” a Valencian television show on Canal Now, and used around $15,000 of his prize money to pay for his acting studies.
Likewise, Enrique made his Television debut from the series Al Salir de Clase, followed by many other dramas and movies. Some of the productions which he is credited are One of the Hollywood Ten(2000), Fidel(2002), Beyond Re-Animator(2003), Cuentame comp Paso(2006), Manolete(2007), Iron Cross(2010), and many more.
How Old Is Enrique Arce?- Age and Height
Famous for his role in ‘Money Heist,’ the Spanish actor. Currently, 47 is enjoying every bit of his fame. Born on October 8, 1972, Arce’s sun sign is Libra. And Libra, as we all know, are famous for their artistic talents and excellent communication skills.
Not to mention, Arce has got the charm and aura of a great actor too. With his newfound international fame, more fans been keeping their eyes on him. To start, Enrique stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches(172 cm) while his weight is 70 kg(154 lbs).
Moreover, Enrique has got a healthy and toned physique, which measures 40-36-15 inches on his chest, waist, and biceps, respectively. Along with that, the Spanish actor has got attractive dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.
Early Life and Education
Now, more on to his life, Enrique’s full name is Enrique Javier Arce Temple. The famous actor was born in Valencia, Spain, to his Spanish parents. Unfortunately, we have no information on his parents,, including their names and whereabouts.
In the same term, Enrique has not disclosed much when it comes to his siblings, either. Hence, we cannot be sure if he is an only child or not.
Moving on to his education, the ‘Money Heist’ actor went to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts located in New York City. He eventually graduated from there with a degree in arts.
Is Enrique Arce Married?- Personal Life and Wife
As much as his career in on display for media and public to gaze, there is not much when it comes to his personal life. To remind you, folks, Enrique has not mentioned much of his family to this date.
Likewise, the same can be said about his personal life, especially dating life. To begin with, the Spanish actor seems to b single at the moment. But he was married to another Spanish actress, Cristina Pena.
However, the dates regarding their wedding and even divorce are kept hidden from the public. After that, the Money Heist actor dated Olympic synchronized swimmer Gemma Mengual from 2005 to 2008.
Net Worth and Income
As of 2020, Enrique Arce has an estimated net worth of $1 million. Even before ‘Money Heist’ took his fame to the next level, he was already well-known in the Spanish movie industry.
Thanks to that, the actor has sufficient amount of fo earnings coming his way even before the series went big. However, like any other celeb, Arce has also kept entirely about his financial status.
Social Media Presence
Instagram- 827k Followers
Twitter– 24.9k Followers