One of the characters that the public remembers most fondly from Ugly Ducklingthe successful Argentine youth soap opera that Laura Esquivel and Brenda Asnicar headlined, is the likeable Bruno Molina.
In the successful melodrama, released in 2007, Bruno is one of the students Pretty Land School of Arts who makes friends with the protagonists of the plot broadcast on Disney Channel.
The gallant, handsome and charismatic young man arrives at school late in the first season. From his entrance, steals the hearts of young girls and arouses the suspicions of his male companions.
As the story progresses, he wins everyone’s affection and integrates into “The Divine”where it is closest to Antonella Lamaswith whom he falls in love at first sight and later has a courtship.
However, due to his noble and mediating personality, he becomes a “justiciero” between his group and “Las populares”. In addition, he is an advisor to everyone, so he considers himself a “divine good””.
With 17 years, Andres Gil He debuted as an actor giving life to this role. Thanks to his performance in the plot, he rose to world fame, had a brief courtship with Asnicar and the doors of the medium were opened to him.
“I was lucky that Alejandro Stoessel saw me in the school theater play, because his daughter, Tini, went to the same institute as me. He told me: ‘Che, why don’t you come to do the casting of Ugly Duckling?‘. I replied: ‘Are you sure? Look I never did anything”, he reminded People.
“He advised me to try. FinallyI entered for a two-week character, I stayed for two years, and I got the taste!”, acknowledged Gil, who is the third of the four children of an industrial engineer and a gym teacher for pregnant women.
Since then, 16 years have passed in which a lot has changed in his life in all fields, except for his unquestionably great passion for the world of acting.
Bruno’s change of Ugly Duckling after the soap opera
Nowadays, Gil is 33 years old just turned this January 27is still in force in the artistic environment as an actor and looks more handsome than ever with tousled hair and a bushy beard.
After his participation in the musical soap opera, the novel and talented actor from Buenos Aires continued unstoppable building his acting career both on television, as in the cinema and theater.
His first job after Ugly Duckling was as the protagonist of the melodrama spoiled (2009-2010). After this, he took a sabbatical and, shortly after, a project took him to Europe in 2012.
It was the eighth season of ballando con le stellethe Italian version of the contest dancing with the starsof which he was the winner together with the dancer Anastasia Kuzmina with 57%.
“The truth is, dancing was not my forte, but luckily they liked me. I don’t know if it gave them tenderness, perhaps, because the capable jury criticized me and I, who didn’t understand much, was grateful, ”he told infobae.
The win made him a celebrity. Thanks to this, opportunities in Italy arose. so, Although initially he planned to live only a few months in Rome, he ended up staying for four years.
During this time, Andrés participated in two more dance contests in which he was close to winning: the first installment of dancing with you (ranked third) and Pechino Express (was runner-up).
He was also part of the main cast of two series for two seasons each: Don Matteo (2014-2016) and Che Dio ci aiuti (2014-2017). Likewise, she acted in a short film and two films.
I will find myself inside you (2013), Chiamatemi Francesco (2015) and Prigioniero of my freedom (2016) are the titles of the film projects that he recorded in the European country, according to IMDb.
Despite his success in Italy, Gil decided to return to Argentina at the end of 2016. His reasons were several, among them, the relationship that he maintained at a distance with Candela Vetrano since 2015.
“I missed from drinking mate in the afternoon with friends to being with my family. And he hit me hard the day my old man turned sixty and I wasn’t here. That made me rethink what I wanted. Also, I had become a boyfriend with Cande and that was another little push…”, said to People.
On his return to his South America, the actor managed to successfully resume his career on all stages. On television, for example, he has acted in 8 productions since his arrival in his homeland.
simona (2018), separated (2020), Breaking point (2021), Limbo (2022) and The end of love (2022) are some of the Argentine soap operas in which he has participated in recent years.
On the other hand, on the big screen, he has shown his talent in five Argentine feature films, such as love is easier (2020), The least expected love (2018) or Pendeja, clown and fat (2018).
“I came back, I began to open doors to work in Argentina, I did a casting in Pol-ka to The stars and they called me pretty quickly. When the audition girls saw me they couldn’t believe how much it had changed, how big it was”, he added in his talk to infobae.
Meanwhile, on the stage of his nation’s theater, he has captivated the public as the star of various productions such as pleasure station, relatively normal either the bedridden.
Regarding his personal life, the eternal Bruno of Ugly Duckling still madly in love with Vetranowith whom he has been in a relationship for almost eight years and they hope to build a future together.
“We are very good, she is the most. We don’t like routine, we always have new things to do and the days are different. We are great companions, a good team,” the actor told For you.
Now, Andres Gil He is also active on social networks like instagramwhere he usually shares photos of his daily life, his projects and himself to his more than 700 thousand followers.