|Rafael de la Fuente Quick Info
|5 ft 9¾ in
|Date of Birth
|November 11, 1986
Rafael de la Fuente is a Venezuelan actor and singer who rose to fame with his portrayal of Diego Forlan in Grachi, Michael Sanchez in Empire, and Sam Jones in Dynasty.
Rafael de la Fuente
- Siblings – Alma (Sister)
Rafael is represented by Abrams Artists Agency.
5 ft 9¾ in or 177 cm
72 kg or 159 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Rafael has dated –
- Hugh Sheridan (2009-2018) – Rafael got married to Australian actor Hugh Sheridan in 2009. The couple got divorced in 2018.
- Pablo Costanzo – He was dating photographer Pablo Costanzo in the past.
- John Duff – As of November 2023, he was dating singer John Duff.
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (Hispanic and White)
He has Spanish and Cuban ancestry on his father’s side and German-Venezuelan and Lebanese ancestry on his mother’s side.
Light Brown (Natural)
He came out as gay publicly in December 2019.
- Chiseled jawline
- He often sports a stubble beard.
Through his social media, Rafael has either endorsed or promoted various brands including Uniquely You.
Rafael de la Fuente Favorite Things
- Cities To Visit – Sydney, New York, Madrid, London, Los Angeles
- Movies Growing Up – The Never-Ending Story, Back to The Future, Jurassic Park, Star Wars
- Animal In The World – Luna (His Cat)
- Thing To Do In His Free Time – Travel
Source – Just Jared Jr.
Rafael de la Fuente Facts
- He was brought up in Caracas, Venezuela.
- Rafael developed an interest in wildlife at an early age and is a self-proclaimed genius when it comes to topics on it.
- He considers himself to be a complete foodie and also loves to cook a lot.
- Growing up, he took a keen interest in swimming and karate.
- He made his debut TV show appearance as Jorge Giraldo in Más sabe el diablo in 2009, alongside the likes of actor Gaby Espino, Jencarlos Canela, Miguel Varoni, Karla Monroig, Roberto Mateos, and Cindy Luna.
- Rafael got his big break in the entertainment industry as Diego Forlan in Grachi in 2011.
- One of the earliest posts that Rafael uploaded to his Instagram account was on December 12, 2012. It was a selfie of him and his father with whom he is very close.
- In 2017, Rafael adopted a cat whom he named Luna.
- He is a huge fan of sci-fi films and the Marvel universe.
Featured Image By Rafael de la Fuente / Instagram