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Guillermo del Toro

Facts of Guillermo del Toro

Date of Birth: 1964 , October-9
Birth Nation: Mexico
Height: 6 Feet
Name Nick Viall
Birth Name Nick Viall
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Profession American Reality Star
Working For Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Net Worth $250,000
Salary $75,000 and $90,000 for the Television series
Weight in KG 80
Married Unmarried
Married to Cindy Gruden (m. 1991)
Children Deuce Gruden, Jayson Gruden, Michael Gruden
Divorce Not Yet
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter, & Facebook
Nick Name N/A
Father Christopher Viall
Mother Mary Viall
Ethnicity White
Education Waukesha North High School and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Awards N/A
TV Show Dancing with the Stars, The Bachelor, The Bachelorette
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Face Color Fair
Famous for Stints on ABC reality shows The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and Bachelor in Paradise
Books The Holmes Manual
Affair with January Jones, Rachel Lindsay (past)
Boyfriend Alexander Hopkins
Religion Muslim
Tattoo(s) N/A
Body Measurements 34-25-34
Movies Starve
Siblings Jessica Viall, Sarah Viall, Teressa Viall, Bella Viall, Maria Viall, Olivia Viall, James Viall, Luke Ciall, Peter Viall, Samuel Viall
Waist size 33 inches
Chest Size 42 inches
Bicep Size 15 inches
Shoe Size 9.5 US
Girlfriend Single
Sisters Jessica Viall, Sarah Viall, Teressa Viall, Bella Viall, Maria Viall, Olivia Viall

Quick Timeline of Guillermo del Toro

1964 Born in a Catholic family Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico
1986 Lorenza Newton Wife
1997 Hollywood directing career started Mimic
2017 Total Networth Highly paid Mexican Director
2018 The Shape of Water Golden Globes 2018

Detail Timeline of Guillermo del Toro

October 9 , 1964

Born in a Catholic family Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico

Guillermo del Toro was born on 9th October 1964 in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico to father, Federico del Toro, and mother, Guadalupe del Toro. He was raised by his grandmother in a strict Catholic household.


Lorenza Newton Wife

He married his wife Lorenza Newton in 1986, the couple began dating since their childhood, during they were in high-school. They together have two daughters  Mariana Del Toro and Marisa Del Toro.


Hollywood directing career started Mimic

Guillermo del Toro started his Hollywood career as a director in the movie 1997 Mimic, the movie received mixed reviews from the film critics; however, more was in the good favor.

January 7 , 2017

Total Networth Highly paid Mexican Director

As of 2017, Guillermo del Toro net worth is $40 million. The Mexican director is one of the highest paid directors in the world in the entertainment industry of Hollywood.

January 7 , 2018

The Shape of Water Golden Globes 2018

 Guillermo del Toro won the Golden Globe for Best Director 2018 for his dark fantasy movie The Shape of Water. It was also nominated for seven golden globes including one for screen featuring del Toro.


Guillermo del Toro, a Mexican national of white ethnicity. He got the first break from the movie, won nine academy awards in Mexico along with International Critics Week prize at Cannes. Following the success, Toro made his Hollywood film Mimic as a screenwriter, which starred actors like Mira Sorvino and Josh Brolin. His work has close connections to fairy tales and horror genre combined with integrating visual and poetic effect.

He has directed movies like The Devil's Backbone, Pan's Labyrinth, The Shape of Water superhero movies like Blade II, Hell boy franchise, and science fiction monster film Pacific Rim.

Apart from directing, del Toro has produced numerous hit movies like Puss in Boss, casting Antonio Banderas in the voice and Salma Hayek as the lead character. Toro lent his voice to movies Mama, Kung Fu Panda 2, Orphanage, Julia's Eyes, Biutiful. Currently, he is producing the movie Pacific Rim Uprising

In his illustrious career, he won awards like Bafta Awards for the movie Pacific Rim Uprising For the Best Film not in the English Language; the same movie was nominated for the categories of Best Original Screenplay as well as Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards. Recently, he won Golden Globe Awards for the Best Director category for the movie The Shape of Water.

A well-known TV and movie director like Guillermo del Toro has quite and stays far away from media and paparazzi. Presently he is single as he divorced his wife, Lorenza Newton. The couple were married in 1986, and they were together since their high school.

They have two children, daughter, Mariana Del Toro and Marisa Del Toro from his previous marriage. It was rumored that del Toro is seen around with his girlfriend, shopping for the engagement ring by the magazine, Mexican Sun-Times. He remained silent on the matter.

He resides in Toronto and Los Angeles, California. He is a movie geek, built the movie The CAR; he himself is a big fan of the movie. Cars used for the movie was custom made Lincoln Continental Mark III model car.

He has some charity to raise funds for The Nerd Machine and recently he raised funds for earthquake victims struck like Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Oaxaca through his movie The Shape of Water.

As of 2017, del Toro is also a close to a fellow Mexican director Alejandro González Iñárritu whose net worth is around $20 million. Besides, Guillermo has a net worth of $40 million, and he is one of the world's highest-earning directors. He owes his fortune to stock investment, chains of restaurants that he owes in Mexico, football team, property holdings, endorsement deals with Cover Girl Cosmetics and other endeavors.

He has 143K followers on his Facebook account and over 18K followers on his Twitter and has over 90K followers on his Instagram.