Antonio Banderas Young, Married, Wife, Girlfriend and Children
Posted On: 22 Feb, 2015
|Date of Birth||August 10, 1960|
|Age||56 Years 6 Month(s)|
|Wife/Spouse||Ana Leza(div), Melanie Griffith(div)|
|Net Worth||$45 Million Dollars|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches(175 cm)|
|Weight||155 lbs (70 kg|
Antonio Banderas was born as José Antonio Domínguez Banderas on the 10th of Uagust, 1960 and is currently 55 years of age. He was born as the eldest of two sons born to mother Ana Banderas Gallego who was a school- teacher and father José Domínguez, who worked as a police officer. Antonio was born in Benalmádena, Málaga, Spain and as a young boy he wanted to become a footballer. He played football mostly with the local Malaga F.C’s youth squad and was due to be playing from the senior team. But an unfortunate injury to his left knee made him sacrifice his dream to become a football player and so he changed his interesting to acting as he joined the ARA Theatre-School. He adopted the last name from his mother and began to perform in theatres in weekends, and later in weekdays. He had an art of acting and it could be shown the way he portrayed his character and acted in such depth and feel. He joined the College of Dramatic Art, and played in different roles around his city. After he became popular and loved, it secured him a spot at the Spanish National Theatre. Antonio is a Christian by religion, just as his parents were. Spanish by nationality, he belongs to white ethnicity.
Banderas is not the tallest of person, and his height is only 5 feet and 9 inches tall. His last recorded weight was about 58 kg, which he has put on after leaving his regular workouts. He is a fit man, athletically built and is a regular member of the gym as he liked to keep in shape. He has got his Latin charms and is considered to be a hot looking man. With no tattoos in his body, he has revealed himself in many occasions and has done some bold scenes in some of his movies. You can see some shirtless pictures of his on his Instagram account. He is also rich in his characters, a helpful and confident person with a jolly nature and down to earth personality. He has been running many foundations and also does concerts and tours to promote a cause that he solves with the help of his fans and followers. Regarding his personal life, he is a married man and has been divorced as well. He was first married to his girlfriend Ana Leza on the July of 1987. The couple who had no children separated in 1995, when Banderas was found to have romantically involved with actress Melanie Griffith. The two got married in 1996 and got divorced a year before, in 2014. They had a daughter together named Stella Domínguez, who was already casted in the Crazy in Alabama (1999), which was directed by her parents. He and his wife, who were in a 15 year long relationship separated due to lack of trust in relationship, a source said. There was also rumor stating that Banderas was gay, but that was countered by his personal source.
Antonio has played in more than 45 different movies as well as some TV shows. Some of his best works have been in Desperado (1995), Automata (2014), The Mask of Zorro (1998), Once Upon a time in Mexico (2003), Machete Kills, 13th Warrior (1999), Original Sin (2001), Philadelphia (1994(, the Big Bang Theory (2010) and many more. He has got many supporters and fans that follow him on his Facebook and Twitter pages. With an estimated net worth of about 45 million US dollars, you can read his biography in sites like IMDB and Wikipedia.