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With one of the longest acting careers in Latin America and with the same love for his profession as the day he began, the first actor Ignacio Lopez Tarso celebrates his 97th birthday. Keep reading to find out the details!
This Saturday, January 15, the protagonist of films such as “El hombre de papel” and “El gallo de oro” turns 97, becoming one of the longest-lived histriones in the medium, so his celebration represents a great goal for him .
According to the first actor, this new year of life will be celebrated in the company of his loved ones: the children and grandchildren who live near him.
“I will be with my children and grandchildren, the closest. I have one very far away in New York and another in Mexicali, and those who are very close here will be with me. It will be a nice meal, with my 3 children, about 8 grandchildren and about 15 great-grandchildren“Ignacio López Tarso shared in an interview with the program “Hoy”.
Likewise, Don Ignacio spoke about the illusion that makes him approach 100 years of life and even announced that he would love to celebrate it by starring in a great play.
“I want to do a great play, like Shakespeare, do a Greek play or a classical Spanish play from the 16th century. For the 100 years to return with a great play and with a full theater“, Said the first actor with a smile on his face.
Throughout his long career, Ignacio López Tarso has been part of more than 50 films, such as “Macario” and “Nazarín”; in more than 20 series and 34 telenovelas such as “The right to be born”, “Sends of glory” and “Esmeralda”.
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