Lionel Ferro (born April 26, 1995) is an Argentine YouTuber, actor, singer, and musician. He portrays Nicolás in Soy Luna.

Life and Career

Ferro lived in Capilla de Monte until the age of 18. When his parents separated, he moved to Córdoba and lived there until the death of his grandma. He then moved to Buenos Aires. Ferro was estranged from his father until his appearance on Soy Luna.[4]

He started his career with his YouTube channel, where he created the Twilight parody web-show Él de Crepúsculo (He from Twilight). He moved away from the parodies to create content about his personal life soon after.[5] To support himself, Ferro worked as an administer at the Ministry of Social Development during the day.[4]

In June 2015, it was announced that he would play Nicolás on the new Disney Channel Latin America show Soy Luna. He left the show midway through the third and final season.

In June 2019, Ferro welcomed his first daughter Roma with his partner Amira Chediak.[6]

Filmography

Year Title Role
2016 - 2018 Soy Luna Nicolás

Awards and Nominations

Year Award Category Work Result
2016 Kids' Choice Awards Argentina Trendy Boy Nominated
2017 Premios Martín Fierro Digital Best Music Video of the Year "Me Enamoré"
Kids' Choice Awards Argentina Favorite Male YouTuber
2018 Premios Martín Fierro Digital Best Musical Production Won
Kids' Choice Awards Argentina Favorite Musical Influencer Nominated

External Links

Main

Él de Crepúsculo

Trivia

  • His best friend on set is Karol Sevilla. [7]
  • He has a tattoo of a star on his neck.
  • In April 2015, he went to a "Violetta Live" concert in Buenos Aires.[8]
  • His fans are called "Ferristas".[9]
  • He has a brother named Franco.[10]
  • He guest-starred on Pijama Party.[11]
  • He reached 1 million followers on Instagram on August 3, 2016.[12]
  • He and Samuel Nascimento made a Portuguese cover of "Valiente" together. [13]
  • He and co-star Jorge López have appeared on a radio show named "Media Pila", which is co-hosted by their fellow co-star Gastón Vietto.[14]
  • He has posted several covers on his YouTube channel, as well as "Tu Carita," an original song dedicated to his fans. [15]
  • His YouTube channel was a part of Maker Studios, which is owned by Disney.[17]
  • He has a sister named Sasha.[18]
  • Due to personal reasons, Ferro did not participate in Soy Luna en Concierto or the subsequent tours.[19] He was the only cast member to not participate in any live tour.
  • Ferro is featured on the song "Uh Amor" by the Uruguayan band #TocaParaVos, which was released on May 11, 2017.[20]

Gallery

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To view the Lionel Ferro gallery, click here.


References

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