Peter Gadiot is a British Actor and is popular for his role as James Valdez in the series Queen of The South. He is 35 years old and was also seen in the series Once Upon A Time in Wonderland. He won the Best Supporting Actor for Television award at Imagen Foundation Awards for Queen of South in 2017. He is also active to work for social and philanthropic causes.
Peter participated in various activities related to acting and entertainment before he made his debut on American screens. Being a student at Drama Center London, he learned the intricacies of the skill of acting and got many opportunities to work in stage productions. He also appeared in a German horror movie titled The Forbidden girl in which he played a major role of the character Toby. The movie was released in 2013 in the theaters of Germany and in 2014 in the United States. He also appeared on MTV’s Hot mess as well a British live-action family comedy series called My Spy Family created by Paul Alexander. He played the role of Troy Falconi in the first episode titled The Cheating Affair of this series. He then appeared as Stephen Moore in the movie 13 Hrs, a British horror movie in 2010. The movie was also known as Night Wolf and had Isabella Calthorpe as the female protagonist of the movie. He also played the role of Javier in three episodes of a British comedy-drama series titled Fresh Meat. then he made his debut in American series when he was cast as the mail character Vyrus in the American fantasy drama called Once Upon A Time in Wonderland. The show had 13 episodes.
Then he bagged the role of Caesar in yet another American series called Matador in 2014. He also played the role of Ka in a Canadian-American miniseries called Tut which was based on the life of the popular Egyptian Pharaoh called Tutankhamun. He also appeared in a short film Prada: Candy opposite Léa Seydoux. He also wrote and directed a short film titled 12-17 which was released in 2014. In 2016, he played the role of the lead character Petruchio in the production of Shakespeare’s The Taming of The Shrew at Harman Center for the Arts. After that, he appeared as James Valdez for around 49 episodes of the American crime drama series called Queen of the South which is based on a telenovela La Reina del Sur. he worked on this series from 2016 to 2021. He also appeared in two episodes of Supergirl, a superhero series, as Mister Mxyzptlk in 2017, and as the main character of Stephen in a miniseries called All You Need is Me. He recently appeared as Dave Hastings in the movie Another Girl directed by Allison Burnett. The movie also features Sammi Hanratty and Jessica Richards. He also played the role of Adam in the new coming-of-age series called Yellowjackets.
He also does modeling work and often campaigns against slavery and human trafficking. He raised money for Anti-Slavery International and Save the Children through the campaign Rowing Against Slavery. He also gave talks in thousands of schools to make children aware of such social issues. He has about 548 thousand followers on Instagram. His net worth is estimated to be around 1.5 million US Dollars.
Early life School and Education
He was born and raised in England and received training in the art of acting from the Drama Center, London.
He was born on 2 January 1986 in West Sussex, the UK to Jules Maria Johannes Ignatius Gadiot and Aurora Gabriel Nava Quiroz, a Dutch father and a mother of Mexican descent. Therefore, Peter is fluent in Spanish as well as English. He has an elder sibling who is a pilot and also a sister. He has some ex-girlfriends but he is currently believed to be single. He is unmarried and does not have any children. His star sign is Capricorn.
The 34-year-old actor is about 5 feet 11 inches, i.e., 1.8 meters tall. He has black hair and brown eyes with straight eyebrows and a fit body. He weighs around 75 kilograms or 165 lbs.
|Date of Birth
|2 January 1986
|Place Of Birth
|West Sussex, England, UK
|5 feet 10 inches
|Father: Not Known
Mother: Maria Johannes
Brother(s): Not Known
Sister(s): Not Known
|$2 million Approx
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