Jencarlos Canela Biography

Updated On Jul 19, 2018 Published On Mar 18, 2016
Facts of Jencarlos Canela
Date of Birth: 1988 , April-21
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Alexandra Pelosi
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For Movies
Net Worth $100 Million Dollars
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Education Southern California University
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
Movies Eadweard
TV Show Hell on Wheels
Birth Name Alexandra Pelosi
Birth Place/City San Francisco, California, U.S
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Affair with N/A
Awards Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Series
Nick Name Alexandra Pelosi
Father Nancy Pelosi
Mother Paul Pelosi
Body Measurements 32-24-35 inches.
Married to Michiel Vos
Children Thomas Vincent Vos(son), Paul Michael Vos(son)
Divorce not/known
Sisters Jacqueline Pelosi, Christine Pelosi, and Nancy Corinne Pelosi.
Siblings Paul Pelosi Jr.
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During September 2011, Canela was found having a romantic love affair with girlfriend Gaby Espino. Gaby Espino is also a talented actress, model and TV presenter. Jencarlos Canela dated Gaby for about three years and the couple gave birth to a child, a son, Nickolas Canela Espino in 2012.

Though Jencarlos has expressed his desire to get married to Gaby, sadly they couldn't continue their relationship, and they ended their relationship in 2014 and they called off their affair on 26th August 2014. He is yet to get married.

Canela's musical career started at a young age and that was at the age of 12. He joined the musical group "Boom Boom Pop" as its lead singer and performed successfully on several occasions. Though he had a wonderful life as its lead singer, he decided to begin his solo career in 2002.

He is well known for his role in movies like The Sins of Others; Telenovela My Heart Beats for Lola Volcan, Falling Angel, etc. Until now, he has featured in over 11 movies.

In 2004, he performed in Miss World and in the following year, at the beauty pageants. He has also appeared in international events like The Latin Fiesta Festival, The CALLE OCHO Festival and so on. HIs debut album Búscame was released on 10th November 2009 and his second album Un Nuevo Día was released two years later. He has also been active in the entertainment industry since 2007.

As a successful actor he should have received a tremendous amount of salary, and as of 2018, his net worth is estimated at $5 million.

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Born in Miami, Florida

April 21 , 1988

Tall and handsome Jencarlos Canela was born in Miami, Florida, United States of America to Lisette and Heriberto Canela. He is an American and was born to Cuban parents. He is five feet and eleven inches tall. 

Began his musical career


His childhood dreams was acting and singing. Canela's musical career started at a young age and that was at the age of 12. He joined the musical group "Boom Boom Pop" as its lead singer and performed successfully in several occasions.

Graduated from New World School of the Arts (USA)


While he was pursuing his solo career in the mid 2000s, he decided to take some formal classes in singing and then he joined New World School of the Arts (USA). He finally graduated from there in May 2006. 

Made his movie debut


Though it was in 2007 he began acting, he made his movie debut only in 2010. In 2010, he starred the role of Brandon in the movie Hunted By Night. That year he also appeared in the movie Más sabe el diablo: El primer golpe. 

Released his debut album, Búscame

November 10 , 2009

While he was pursuing his solo career, he signed a recording deal with Bullseye Music and then he began recording his debut album in 2008. He was finally able to release his debut on 10th of November 2009 under the title Búscame. 

Began dating Gaby Espino


In September 2011, Canela was seen having romantic love affairs with Gaby Espino. Gaby Espino is also a talented actress, model and TV presenter. He dated him as his girlfriend for about three years and they also had a child together in 2012.

First child, Nickolas Canela Espino

February 12 , 2012

He became father for the first time in his life in 2012. He and his ex partner actress and model Gaby Espino welcomed their first child together on 12th of February and that time it was a son and they named him Nickolas Canela Espino. 

Broke up with Gaby Espino

August 26 , 2014

The beginning of his love life with Gaby Espino and ending of this love life happened in social network sites. He announced that he is in love with her in Twitter and on 26th of of August 2014 he announced that he broke up with her in Facebook. 

Won Premio Lo Nuestro


In 2011, he got nominated in Premio Lo Nuestro for the first time in his life. It is also one of the prestigious musical awards. He was also honored with this award that year and that was for Breakout Artist of the Year.

Won Premios Tu Mundo


In 2012, he got nominated in Premios Tu Mundo from five different categories. He was nominated for The Best Kiss, The Perfect Couple, Favorite Lead Actor, Best Novela Soundtrack and The Favorite of the Night. He was honored from the later three categories. 

Won Premios Juventud


Till now he has been nominated in Premios Juventud twice and out of these two nominations he has been honored only once. He won this award in 2013 for Song of Summer. He was also nominated in this award in 2014 for Song corta-venas.