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Adan Canto Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Adan Canto Quick Info
Height 6 ft 1 in
Weight 80 kg
Date of Birth December 5, 1981
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Date of Death January 8, 2024

Adan Canto was a Mexican-American actor, director, and producer who rose to fame after playing the role of Paul Torres in the crime thriller television series The Following (2013). Adan gained further popularity by starring in several other TV shows including Designated Survivor (2016-2019) and by getting featured in various movies like the film X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), in which he essayed the superhero Sunspot. He had also produced, directed as well as written a number of films such as Before Tomorrow (2014) and The Shot (2020), the latter having earned many festival awards for “Best Narrative Short Film” in 2020. Canto had more than 150k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Adan Canto

Alternate Name

Aidan Canto

Adan Canto as seen in October 2015
Adan Canto as seen in October 2015 (Adan Canto / Instagram)


Adan Canto was born on December 5, 1981.


Adan passed away at the age of 42 on January 8, 2024, due to appendiceal cancer.

Sun Sign


Born Place

Ciudad Acuña, Coahuila, Mexico





He went to an American catholic school in Del Rio, Texas.


Actor, Director, Producer


  • Father – Jose-Luis Narvaez (Dentist)
  • Mother – Marlyn Canto-Narvaez (Homemaker, Singer)


He was represented by Management 360 and United Talent Agency.

Net Worth

His net worth was $4 million according to



Adan Canto in May 2016 relaxing by lying on a hammock between his shots
Adan Canto in May 2016 relaxing by lying on a hammock between his shots (Adan Canto / Instagram)


6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm


80 kg or 176.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

He had dated –

  1. Stephanie Lindquist (2012-Present) – He met sculptor/painter Stephanie Lindquist in 2012 while shooting The Following in Brooklyn in NY. They got married in June 2017. The couple had a son together named Roman Alder Canto (b. April 13, 2020). They welcomed their 2nd child in 2022. The couple remained together until Adan’s death in 2024.
Adan Canto in December 2017 celebrating love and happiness with his wife
Adan Canto in December 2017 celebrating love and happiness with his wife (Adan Canto / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


He was of Mexican descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Tall stature
  • Sharp nose
  • Mole on his left cheek
  • Six pack abs

Adan Canto Favorite Things

  • DishCacio e pepe, that has also been one of his family favorites
  • Beverage – Coffee, that he has regarded to be one of his best allies
  • Pastime – Cycling, Yoga, Running, Swimming

SourceInstagram, Instagram, Celebrity Net Worth

Adan Canto Facts

  1. He was brought up in Mexico. He used to cross the border every day as a child to attend his school in Texas.
  2. Adan had grown up riding horses at his grandfather’s ranch in Acuña and his father was a traditional horseman there.
  3. Upon the encouragement of his mother, Canto had started performing on stage as a singer when he was 7 years old.
  4. Canto was introduced to Boleros and Mariachi music as a kid and went on to perform in and around his home state when he was a teenager, having left home at the age of 16 in order to pursue a career in music. He enjoyed success as a singer/songwriter in San Antonio after which he worked as a musician in Mexico City for 5 years, being the lead singer for the Jazz band Del Canto.
  5. He disclosed that he had always considered becoming a musician and had stumbled into acting, even though he had always been interested in people and their motives. After becoming an actor, he relished putting into practice everything he had read before about psychology and philosophy.
  6. Adan had affirmed that to prepare for his part in the sitcom Mixology (2014), he had to learn how to be a bartender. He had bought the whole set of cocktail-making paraphernalia and would make cocktails for his roommates every night.
  7. Adan had pointed out that he had not been a race runner, but had simply cherished running.
  8. He had found the food in the entire New York to be the best tasting ever.

Featured Image by Adan Canto / Instagram

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