Poncho de Nigris: a look into the personal and professional life of the Mexican influencer

The name of Poncho de Nigris sounds strong with the death of Irma Serrano, but her life has always been surrounded by controversy.

Shortly after the death of Irma Serrano, whose luster faded at the age of 89, Poncho de Nigris became a trend for the controversial ‘relationship’ he had with La Tigresa.

According to Poncho de Nigris, 46, the artist used him to make Pato Zambrano, 56, jealous.

But who is Poncho de Nigris, an influencer from Monterrey?

Poncho de Nigris is a Mexican host and influencer born in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, whose face became known in the second season of Big Brother 2003.

Due to his charm, he won the affection of the people and the contestants who were looking to win the main prize.

Although he was among the finalists, Poncho de Nigris had to settle for third place because Silvia Irabién ‘La Chiva’ was the favorite of the reality show.

Contrary to his partners, the cameras were interested in Poncho de Nigris, who began his relationship with La Tigresa in the 2000s.

Despite being labeled as an interested and opportunistic man, the influencer took advantage of the attention and began appearing on programs such as:

  • El Gordo y la Flaca
  • Los Perplejos
  • No Manches
  • Vida TV

Poncho de Nigris has always been a fan of reality shows

Fascinated by television, in 2011 Poncho de Nigris launched his reality show called “Mitad y mitad juegos de amor” where he was looking for the woman of his life.

The project was a success, and he quickly became a beloved personality, so Multimedios Televisión signed him and exploited him to the fullest.

After appearing in programs such as “Vivalavi” and “El club del Italiano,” he had his own show called “Poncho el domingo.”

It was not until 2020 when Poncho de Nigris returned to Televisa, where he appeared in the program “¿Quién es la máscara?” Company with which he will collaborate this 2023 by participating in a new reality show, possibly “El hotel de los famosos”.

Poncho de Nigris’ personal life has been marked by his wife Marcela Mistral.

As for his private life, Poncho de Nigris is married to Marcela Mistral, 34 years old.

The courtship between the influencers began in February 2015, and six months later, they got engaged on a live show.

Poncho de Nigris and Marcela Mistral have three children; however, the celebrity is the father of four as he has a daughter from a past relationship.

Poncho de Nigris and Marcela Mistral
Poncho de Nigris and Marcela Mistral (Instagram/@musamistral)