Alan Slim: The Soap Opera Star Joining “Los 50”
Alan Slim, a well-known figure in Mexico and the United States for his participation in various soap operas, is now joining the list of contestants of “Los 50”, the Telemundo reality show that brings together fifty celebrities.
Who is Alan Slim?
Alan Slim is a Mexican actor and model. He was born in the city of Mexicali, located in Baja California. He is known for his main roles in series such as “El señor de los cielos”, where he played Jaime Ernesto Rosales, and “Malverde: the patron saint”.
Personal Data of Alan Slim
Full name: Alan Slim Gutiérrez
Birthday: December 19
Year of birth: 1983
Age: 39 years
Place of birth: Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
Is He a Relative of the Millionaire Carlos Slim?
Alan Slim is indeed a relative of Carlos Slim, but a distant one. He has a blood relationship with the Mexican magnate, as his grandfather Jorge Slim is Carlos Slim’s first cousin. Although Alan has not personally met Carlos Slim, he knows of their family connection through stories his grandfather shared.
What Did Alan Slim Study?
Initially, Alan Slim did not plan to become an actor. He studied psychology and even graduated in the field. However, when he was in his last university cycles, he decided to pursue his passion for acting and began preparing himself in the dramatic arts.
Alan Slim’s Education at CEA
Alan Slim became an ex-student of the Televisa Center for Artistic Education (CEA) after moving to Mexico City. He enrolled in an intensive CEA course for one year and received training alongside other notable figures in the entertainment industry.
Alan Slim’s Debut on Television
Alan Slim’s television debut was in the role of the villain Christian Blanco in the soap opera “Hasta el fin del mundo”. He acted alongside well-known figures such as Marjorie de Sousa, Pedro Fernández, Julián Gil, and Mariana Seoane.
The Career of Alan Slim
After his acting debut, Alan Slim has participated in various Televisa productions and later ventured into Telemundo projects. Some notable shows he has been a part of include “Como dice el dicho”, “Amores con trampa”, and “Lo imperdonable”.
Alan Slim’s First Main Role
Alan Slim’s first main role arrived in 2017 when he joined the cast of “El Señor de los Cielos” as Jaime Ernesto Rosales. Following his success in the Mexican television industry, he was invited to portray Matías Galavis in the period drama “Malverde: the patron saint”.
He is Godfather of Boris Duflos’ Son
Alan Slim is the godfather of Gaspito, the son of his friend Boris Duflos, who is also a part of the entertainment industry. Boris has appeared in productions such as “Las amazonas”, “Amores con trampa”, and “Más allá de ti”.