Wilmer Valderrama (born January 30, 1980) is an American Actor, Director, Producer, Singer, Television Personality, and Instagram Star from Miami, Florida. He initially garnered success for playing one of the recurring roles as Fez in the show “That ’70s Show”.
The sitcom also starred actors like Mila Kunis, Topher Grace, Ashton Kutcher, and Danny Masterson. Furthermore, Valderrama’s performance as Carlos Madrigal in “From Dusk till Dawn: The Series” also appreciated by fans a lot.
Career, Various Projects & Nominations
The actor made his pictorial debut with a 2001 movie “Summer Catch” as Mickey Dominguez. His big break in Hollywood came with the 2006 film “Fast Food Nation”. He played the character named Raul and received a nomination for Imagen Foundation Award in the category Best Actor in a Film.
Wilmer later acted in various prominent feature movies such as Unaccompanied Minors, Larry Crowne, Party Monster, Beauty Shop, and The Adderall Diaries. The artist even gave his voice in the animated film “Charming” in 2018.
Valderrama portrayed the character of Prince Charming. The celebrity even became the host of the MTV series “Yo Momma” from 2006 to 07. The same year, he gave his voice to Manny’s role in the “Handy Manny” (children’s show) from 2006 to 13.
Wilmer also had recurring roles on superhit shows like “Grey’s Anatomy” and “The Ranch” in 2016. The talented artist also appeared on NCIS as Nick Torres. As a singer, he made debut with his single “The Way I Fiesta” on May 11, 2011.
Personal Life, Girlfriend & Fiancée
The good looking artist remained in a lot of romantic relationships in his life. His first notable love affair was with his ex-girlfriend “Lindsay Lohan” (American actress, businesswoman, singer, songwriter, fashion designer, and film producer).
They entered into a romantic affair back in 2004. However, Wilmer broke up with her after she cheated on him with her girlfriend “Samantha Ronson” (English DJ and singer-songwriter).
In addition, the singer also dated his ex-lover Minka Kelly (American model and actress) in the past. As per the source, Kelly also had an abortion and she claimed that it was the best decision ever in her life.
Later, Valderrama even dated famous personalities like Ashlee Simpson and Mandy Moore. They both are American singer, songwriter, and actress. His last serious affair was with “Demi Lovato” (American singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality).
The former love birds remained together from 2010 to 2016. In April 2019, the artist started seeing his new partner who is now his fiancée “Amanda Pacheco” (model and divemaster).
On January 01, 2020, Valderrama popped up the question and Amanda said yes. They became engaged in a very private ceremony. He posted a picture of himself where he was seen proposing his girl. The caption of the photo said it’s just us now with the date of their engagement i.e. 01-01-2020.
|Real Full Birth Name||Wilmer Valderrama.|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, Director, Singer, Television Personality, and Instagram Star.|
|Famous for||his recurring role as Fez in the show "That '70s Show".|
|Age (As of 2019)||39 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 30, 1980.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Miami, Florida, United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||multiracial ethnicity and has Colombian & Venezuelan ancestry.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aquarius.|
|House In||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wilmervalderrama/
|Debut||Film: Summer Catch (2001, as Mickey Dominguez).
TV Show: Four Corners (1998, as Antonio).
Single: The Way I Fiesta (on May 11, 2011).
|List of Major Works||1. That '70s Show.
2. From Dusk till Dawn: The Series.
3. Summer Catch.
4. Fast Food Nation.
5. Unaccompanied Minors.
6. Larry Crowne, Party Monster.
7. Beauty Shop.
8. The Adderall Diaries.
10. Yo Momma.
11. Handy Manny.
12. Grey's Anatomy.
13. The Ranch.
14. NCIS, etc.
|Various Nominations||1. Imagen Foundation Award.
2. Imagen Foundation Award.
3. two Teen Choice Award.
4. Young Artist Award.
5. ALMA Award.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 172 cm.
Meters: 1.72 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||44-30-36.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Balbino A. Valderrama.
Mother: Sobeida Valderrama.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Unmarried (but engaged).|
|Dating History?||1. Lindsay Lohan.
2. Samantha Ronson.
3. Minka Kelly.
4. Ashlee Simpson.
5. Mandy Moore.
6. Demi Lovato.
|Girlfriend||Amanda Pacheco (fiancee).|
|School||Local High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Mark Wahlberg.
Actress: Scarlett Johansson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Australia.|
|Love to do||Traveling, Partying, and Listening Music.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$18 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||acting in various TV shows & films and producing & directing many projects.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Wilmer Valderrama
- The actor celebrates his birthday on the 30th of January and Wilmer Valderrama was born in 1980 in Miami, Florida, USA. His real full birth name is Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama and ages 39 years old, as of 2019.
- His parents Sobeida Valderrama (mother) and Balbino A. Valderrama (father) remained the owner of a farm equipment rental company.
- At the age of 3, he along with his mom & dad moved to Venezuela and lived there for several years.
- Hence, the actor has an American as well as a Venezuelan nationality.
- How tall: Wilmer Valderrama stands a decent height of 5 ft 8 in with a muscular build.
- Moreover, the actor workouts in the gym 4 days a week and maintain his weight which is around 165 lbs (75 kg).
- The family moved back to the USA when he turned 14-years-old.
- Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama belongs to multiracial ethnicity and has Colombian and Venezuelan ancestry.
- He got nominated for his performance in the movie “From Prada to Nada” by Imagen Foundation Award in the category Best Supporting Actor in a Film.
- Furthermore, the artist also directed projects like Salud – SkyBlu feat. Sensato, Reek Rude & Wilmer Valderrama (2013) and Imagination Movers (2011).
- He featured as a lead artist in the music video “The Way I Fiesta” (feat. Clayton Vice) by Akiva Schaffer.