Cesar Gandia from the Money Heist is the character played by José Manuel Poga and suddenly became one of the most underrated characters. He was born in Jerez de la Frontera in 1980 and from an early age, he was inclined towards the arts, especially comedy and acting. Jose gained professional coaching of acting from Asta Regia Institute where he used to participate in students plays. By time, when he enrolled for university education for course of Public Administration and Management, he decided to pursue main career in acting. Thus, he left education and joined a private school Viento Sur Private in Seville in order to excel his acting skills.
He kicked off his career from stage plays, street and even recorded short films. During that time he even adopted his stage name “Poga” because of his work as a comedian and clown in the city. His first appearance on television came in 2007, a small role of cop in La que se avecina. Then he appeared in Arrayan (2010) and in 2011, he made the leap to the big screen playing a doctor in A Square World. Slowly but steadily he emerged as a rising star in Spanish cinema and he contributed in some of the most popular local productions such as Group 7 and Miel de naranjas.
Throughout his career, he worked in major Spanish language productions and prior before his breakthrough role of Gandia, he got fame for his role as Tobias in Fugitiva. Apart from this, he got credited in movies like Organge Honey, Unit 7 and El Nino. Most recently he just overshadowed the star cast of Money Heist and with his acting as a badass villain, he just nailed the show single handedly frightened whole gang.
José Manuel Poga Biography
|Real Name||José Manuel Poga|
|Age||40 Years (as of 2020)|
|Birth Place||Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Andalucía, Spain|
|Sun sign||Not Known|
|Height||in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in centimeters – 182.8 cm Approx|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 78 kg – in Pounds – 172 lbs Approx|
|Chest Size||42 Inches|
|Waist Size||33 Inches|
|Biceps Size||17 Inches|
|Shoe Size||9 (US)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|School||IES Fernando Savater|
|College||universidad de sevilla|
|What is José Manuel Poga marital status?||Single|
|Is he having any relationship affair?||No|
|Is he a Gay?||No|
|Who is José Manuel Poga Girlfriend?||–|
José Manuel Poga Net Worth:
He is an upcoming Spanish star who showcased his potential and versatility in almost all roles he played. His net worth is not available at the moment bu it would be updated soon.
Trivia: Important Facts about José Manuel Poga
- He was born and raised in Jerez de la Frontera.
- Jose had no intention of becoming an actor during childhood but he used to take part in school plays.
- During his college studies, he was pursuing Public Administration but left in between to enter in acting world.
- “Poga” is his stage name through which he gained fame as a comedian in the Spain.