Guillermo del Toro Height, Weight, Age, Biography and Wiki, Life Style

Guillermo del Toro Fast Information
Peak 6 ft
Weight 89 kg
Date of Start October 9, 1964
Zodiac Signal Libra
Girlfriend None

Guillermo del Toro is a multitalented Mexican filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, novelist, actor, former particular results make-up artist, and an Academy Award-winning director. His movies are acknowledged for his or her distinctive infusion of fairy tales and horror, with good visuals for a dramatic end. His notable works embody The Form of Water, Pan’s Labyrinth, Cronos, The Satan’s Spine, Mimic, Blade II, Hellboy, Hellboy II: The Golden Military, Pacific Rim, and Crimson Peak. Guillermo has over 2 million followers on Twitter.

Born Title

Guillermo del Toro Gómez

Nick Title

Guillo Tine Del Toro

Guillermo del Toro on the 2014 San Diego Comedian-Con Worldwide (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Solar Signal


Born Place

Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico


He divides his time between –

  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada




Guillermo del Toro attended the Centro de Investigación y Estudios Cinematográficos, on the College of Guadalajara.


Filmmaker, Director, Screenwriter, Producer, Novelist, Actor, Former Particular Results Make-up Artist


  • Father – Federico del Toro Torres (Automotive Entrepreneur)
  • Mom – Guadalupe Gómez
  • Siblings – Unknown


Guillermo del Toro is managed by Exile Leisure, California, United States.




6 ft or 183 cm


89 kg or 196 lbs

Girlfriend / Partner

Guillermo del Toro has dated –

  1. Lorenza Newton – He was beforehand married to Lorenza Newton. They began courting whereas they have been each college students on the Instituto de Ciencias in Guadalajara. They mother or father a son, Daniel del Toro, and daughter Marisa Del Toro. The couple determined to go separate methods and divorced in September 2017.
Guillermo del Toro in January 2008
Guillermo del Toro in January 2008 (Thierry Caro / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Colour

Salt & Pepper

Eye Colour


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Options

  • Squared jawline
  • Wears thick rimmed glasses
  • Heavy physique

Model Endorsements

Guillermo del Toro has not endorsed any model.

Guillermo del Toro with Ivana Baquero receiving a standing ovation after the North American premiere of 'Pan's Labyrinth' in September 2006
Guillermo del Toro with Ivana Baquero receiving a standing ovation after the North American premiere of ‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ in September 2006 (jbach / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)


He was raised a Catholic.

Greatest Identified For

  • His movie, The Form of Water (2017), for which he gained a number of “Greatest Director” awards together with the Academy Award (2018), BAFTA Awards (2018) and the Golden Globe Awards (2018). His movie Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) additionally obtained an Academy Award nomination in 2007.
  • Different directorial works like Cronos (1993), The Satan’s Spine (2001), Mimic (1997), Blade II (2002), Hellboy (2004), Hellboy II: The Golden Military (2008), Pacific Rim (2013), and Crimson Peak (2015)
  • Manufacturing work on movies like The Orphanage (2007), Don’t Be Afraid of the Darkish (2010), The Hobbit movie sequence (2012–14), Mama (2013), The E book of Life (2014), and Pacific Rim Rebellion (2018)

First Movie

In 1993, he made his theatrical movie debut within the horror movie, Cronos. Nevertheless, he was uncredited for his function.

In 2000, he made his first credited theatrical movie look within the motion fantasy movie, Bullfighter.

As a voice artist, he made his theatrical movie debut by offering his vocals to the character of a newsreader within the fantasy horror movie, Diary of the Lifeless, in 2007. Nevertheless, he was uncredited for his character.

In 2008, he made his credited theatrical movie debut as a voice artist by offering further voices within the motion thriller movie, Quantum of Solace.

First TV Present

In 2004, he made his first TV present look within the mini-series, Entrevistas: Dando forma a web.

In 1989, he made his TV present debut as a voice artist within the animated comedy sequence, The Simpsons.

Guillermo del Toro Favourite Issues

  • Movie Monsters – Frankenstein’s Monster and the Creature of the Black Lagoon
  • Movie – Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
  • Music Albums – “The Wall” (1982) by Pink Floyd, “Safety” (1982) by Peter Gabriel
  • Fright Movies – Freaks (1932), The Uninvited (1944), The Innocents (1961), Jaws (1975), Alien (1979), The Shining (1980)
Supply – IMDb
Guillermo del Toro as seen at the Cannes Film Festival 2015
Guillermo del Toro as seen on the Cannes Movie Pageant 2015 (Georges Biard / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Guillermo del Toro Details

  1. He was raised by his Catholic grandmother.
  2. Whereas working as an orderly at a psychological establishment, he typically had his lunch in a morgue.
  3. He makes use of lots of non secular relics and artifacts in his movies.
  4. Tends to casts Ron Perlman, Doug Jones, and Federico Luppi in his movies.
  5. He likes to current monsters as sympathetic beings regardless of their horrifying appearances.
  6. He quickly grew to become a vegetarian for 4 years after seeing The Texas Chain Noticed Bloodbath (1974).
  7. Guillermo has a photographic reminiscence.
  8. He and director James Cameron are shut pals and have stood by one another on many events together with the Weinstein brothers incident.
  9. In 1997, his father was kidnapped for ransom in Mexico. Filmmaker James Cameron helped in placing collectively the ransom cash.
  10. He has had a horrible expertise working with producers Bob Weinstein and Harvey Weinstein and considers Mimic (1997) as his weakest movie.
  11. In 2007, Leisure Weekly positioned him on the 37th spot of “The 50 Smartest Individuals in Hollywood” record.
  12. He has a separate home for his film and comedian guide assortment.
  13. On March 12, 2015, he was inducted into the Texas Movie Corridor of Fame in Austin, Texas.
  14. If his title is translated in English, it turns into “William of the Bull”.
  15. He grew to become the third Mexican director to get an Academy Award nomination for ‘Greatest Director’ after Alejandro G. Iñárritu and Alfonso Cuarón.
  16. Guillermo, Alfonso Cuarón, and Alejandro G. Iñárritu have been named “The Three Amigos of Cinema”.
  17. One of many main qualities he seeks whereas casting an actor or actress in his movies is the expressiveness of their eyes.
  18. In 2015, he was one of many members of the ‘Official Competitors’ jury on the Cannes Worldwide Movie Pageant.
  19. In 2018, he acted because the President of the ‘Official Competitors’ jury on the Venice Worldwide Movie Pageant.
  20. As a particular make-up artist, he has labored in quite a few tasks together with Algunas nubes (1995), Greenback Mambo (1993), Mi querido Tom Combine (1992), Bandits (1991), Cabeza de Vaca (1990), and Hora Marcada (1988-1990).
  21. A few of his writing works embody The Form of Water (2017), Crimson Peak (2015), The Hobbit: The Battle of the 5 Armies (2014), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013), Pacific Rim (2013), The Hobbit: An Surprising Journey (2012), Don’t Be Afraid of the Darkish (2010), Hellboy II: The Golden Military (2008), Pan’s Labyrinth (2006), Hellboy (2004), The Satan’s Spine (2001), Mimic (1997), and Cronos (1993).
  22. With Chuck Hogan, he co-authored The Pressure trilogy of novels which have been titled “The Pressure” (2009), “The Fall” (2010), and “The Evening Everlasting” (2011). The books have been later tailored to comic-book sequence.
  23. Observe Guillermo del Toro on Twitter and Instagram.

Featured Picture by Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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