Cristian de la Fuente is an international actor and host who has proven his versatile talent in the Hispanic and general markets. The Chileno actor is currently starring in the new Televisa original, “Sueño de Amor,” as Ricardo Alegría, a man of action that works in the U.S. as an Interpol agent, dedicated to combatting crime and protecting society. He was part of the Lifetime TV series, “Devious Maids,” and some of his successes as an actor include USA Network’s “Royal Pains,” Univision’s “Quiero Amarte” and “Amor Bravío,” ABC’s “Private Practice,” and HBO Latino’s “Prófugos.” In recent works, he starred in the 2015 Mexican film, “Enamorándome de Abril” and shot the Peruvian film, “Losers,” which was released in November 2015. Without a doubt, Cristian is a hit in every genre and language.
In the United States, he is vastly known for his participation in over 10 television series such as: “CSI: Miami,” “Ugly Betty,” “Brothers and Sisters,” among many others. He also participated in the 6th season of “Dancing with the Stars,” where he took third place with his partner Cheryl Burke. He debuted in Hollywood alongside Sylvester Stallone in the movie, “Driven.” Since his participation in this movie, other projects emerged such as “Basic” and “Vampires: Los Muertos” besides John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson. In Hispanic television, Cristian has hosted major events such as “Premio Lo Nuestro,” “Latin GRAMMY®,” and the reality show “Vive el Sueño,” all on Univision.
His voice can be heard as the role of ‘Buttercup’ in the Spanish version of Pixar’s “Toy Story 3.” In 2010, he was nominated for a Goya award for his work as an actor and producer in the film, “Isla 10.” Cristian, an avid sportsman, fluent in both English and Spanish, was the first male to grace the cover of “Cosmopolitan En Español” in 2006. In the past, he’s been chosen as one of People magazine’s “50 Most Beautiful” for both the English and Spanish versions (People en Español). He recently graced the cover of “Men’s Health en Español,” shirtless and showed off his fit physique. He can also be seen as the leading man in Laura Pausini’s music video, “En la Puerta de al Lado.” Cristian is a First Lieutenant in the Chilean Air Force Reserve and a member of their High Aerobatics team.