Jaime Camil


Profile of Jaime Camil

JAIME CAMIL is one of the best known actors in Latin America. He starred in films like “REGRESA” (winner of the 2010 Monaco Film Festival for BEST ENTERTAINING FILM & Hispanic speaking #1 Box office film in México in 2010), “RECIEN CAZADO” (Hispanic speaking #1 Box Office Romantic Comedy in México in 2009), “7 DAYS” (nominated for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR at the 2006 ARIEL Awards, winner of the 2006 DIOSA DE PLATA Award for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR & Hispanic Speaking #1 Box Office Action Film in México in 2005) and participates in “SALVANDO AL SOLDADO PEREZ”, “ALL INCLUSIVE”, “PINK FISTS”, “I LOVE MIAMI” & “ZAPATA” (nominated for BEST ACTOR in the 2005 MTV Movie Awards & Hispanic speaking #1 Box Office Epic film in México in 2004) and worked in the short films “MARIANA MADE IN TEPITO” & “VOLVER, VOLVER”.

He lead the animated film “AGENTE 00P2” doing the role of “TAMBO MACAW”, he also dubbed the voice for Latin America of “BARRY” (originally by Jerry Seinfeld) in the PARAMOUNT/DREAMWORKS movie “BEE MOVIE” and also “ELLIOT, the Mule Deer” (originally by Ashton Kutcher) in the SONY/COLUMBIA PICTURES movie “OPEN SEASON”. He’s also the co- founder of the “SHORTSHORTS Film Festival Mexico”. In 2008 he stars in the Musical “ALADIN” playing the “GENIE” (winner of the ARLEQUIN AWARD for “BEST ACTOR IN A MUSICAL”) in Mexico City.

In 2007 he leads the musicals “EL DILUVIO QUE VIENE” playing “SILVESTRE” {winner of the APT and ACPT AWARDS (equivalent to a TONY AWARD) for “BEST ACTOR IN A MUSICAL”} and “PETER PAN” playing “CAPT. HOOK” alongside Lolita Cortés in México City. He lead the 2005 bound for Broadway Musical “THE MAMBO KINGS” in the role of NESTOR CASTILLO at the Golden Gate Theater in San Francisco, CA; and worked with Eugenio Derbez in the 2005 Broadway show “LATINOLOGUES” Directed by Cheech Marin at the Helen Hayes Theater in New York. He played BERNARDO in the 2004 Mexican Production of “WEST SIDE STORY” and won the PALMAS DE ORO AWARD for “Best Lead Actor in a Musical”. He has lead several TELEVISA’s projects like “LOS EXITOSOS PEREZ” in the role of MARTIN PEREZ and GONZALO GONZALEZ (twin brothers). Also “LA FEA MAS BELLA” (were he was nominated for BEST ACTOR in the 2007 TV y Novelas Awards and it was one of the most successful TV project of all times, both in Latin America and the US and “LAS TONTAS NO VAN AL CIELO”. He also led the REAL TV project “AVENTURA POR MEXICO, rumbo al bicentenario M09”.

Over 400 million viewers see TELEVISA’S shows worldwide. He has three PLATINUM selling albums. “PARA ESTAR CONTIGO” & “UNA VEZ MAS” were produced by GRAMMY winners Rudy Perez & Kike Santander. His third CD “JAIME CAMIL VOL.3” is co-produced by Jaime and WESTWOOD MUSIC. JAIME also participated in the musical recordings of “ALADIN THE MUSICAL”, “EL DILUVIO QUE VIENE” (LIVE recording at the San Rafael Theatre), “PETER PAN THE MUSICAL”, “THE LAST GOODBYE” (Produced by Emilio Estefan to help the victims of 9/11), “ZAPATA Soundtrack” with the song LA TIERRA DE MI PUEBLO and “LA FEA MAS BELLA Soundtrack” Singing a duet written by AMAURY GUTIERREZ with co-star ANGELICA VALE. He has hosted several events and TV shows such as “EL GRAN SHOW” (Univision Network), “EL GRAN MEXICANO” (History Channel) “PREMIOS JUVETUD 2005”, “FOX SPORTS AWARDS”, to mention a few. JAIME has also been the celebrity spoke person for international companies like AT&T, NISSAN, MILKY WAY, ORBIT, BIMBO, SAMSUNG, PEPSI, and he’s the ambassador for Fundación DOMECQ in the camapign “DONʼT DRINK AND DRIVE” and a “FRIEND” for UNICEF.