Eugenio Derbez Net Worth (2022) Biography, Age, Height, & More

Who is he and what is Eugenio Derbez Net Worth?

Eugenio Derbez Net Worth: Eugenio Derbez is a Mexican actor, writer, director, and producer. He’s one of Mexico’s best-known stars and one of the most influential creative forces in Latin America. For over two decades, he created and starred in LA FAMILIA P LUCHE and XHDRBZ on Mexican television. As of 2022, Eugenio Derbez Net Worth is $35 million.

Eugenio González Derbez
Date of birth:
September 2, 1961
Annual Salary:$1.6 million
Net Worth:$35 million
Zodiac Sign:Virgo
Occupation:Comedian; actor; director
Age:60 years
Height:5′ 10″

Student trajectory

Eugenio studied Film Directing at the Mexican Institute of Cinematography and studied Acting at Televisa’s Center for Artistic Education. It has dance, music and singing studios. He is also fluent in both Spanish and English. Derbez has created many unique characters for his television shows, including El Lonje Moco, Marilyn Menson, El Superportero Pablo Verduzco, Eloy Gamenó, Hans Pujenheimer, Dr. Fidel Gastro, El Diablito, Alz and Heimer, Armando Hoyos, Aarón Abasolo, Pepe Roni, Barnaby Prieto, Nicolás Tranquilino, all except Alz are interpreted by himself. During his career, Eugenio has starred in 7 plays. Two of them, “Ninette y un señor de Murcia” and “Sálvese quien pueda”, have earned him the Best Actor in a Comedy Award in Mexico.

In his most recent appearance on the theater stage with the staging “Opción Múltiple”, Eugenio also received excellent reviews from the specialized press.


In 1990 , he played the role of “Eugenio” in the comedy film “Trasplante a la Mexicana”. That same year he participated alongside the well-known comedian César Bono in “Model Photographer”. Derbez continued to make films throughout the 1990s, but the success of his films has never been compared to his success on television.

In 1992, began with the show “Al Derecho y al Derbez”; This series made him a celebrity in Mexico and the United States, it was one of the first shows that Derbez would appear on over the years. In 1992 he married actress Victoria Ruffo; on several occasions, Vicky Ruffo has declared that this wedding was false and that it was never valid, something that Derbez has neither confirmed nor denied to date. Also in 1992 the only son of both was born (José Eduardo González Martínez del Rio) and sometime later they announced their divorce. In 1997, Derbez makes his directorial debut in a novel called “No tengo madre.”

In 2003 , Derbez produced the “XHDЯBZ” series. This series marked his debut as a producer, since then he has also produced “Derbez en Donde”, “Hospital El Paisa” and “Vecinos”, also having a lead role in “XHDЯBZ”. He also acted in the starring role in his show “La familia P. Luche”; The story is about a common family with different ideas from everyone else, they live in the Peluche city, a unique city where they dress, drive cars and all the things they have are made of plush. His role in this show is that of Ludovico P. Luche. In 2004, Eugenio starred in “Latinologues” with which he toured the United States. It performed on Broadway at the Helen Hayes Theater in New York.


Derbez has written two comedy books with one of his characters, the teacher and philosopher Armando Hoyos. “La autobiografía no autorizada de Armando Hoyos”, 1997, which sold more than 200,000 copies, and “Armando Hoyos: Diccionario de la Real Epidemia de la Lengua”, 1999, of which more than 170,000 copies were sold. Both remained on the Best Seller list for several months upon launch.

In 2006 Derbez directed and acted in the program “La bella y la muy beia” produced by Emiliano Santa Cruz. This is why Eugenio Derbez was considered a top figure of Mexican humor and talent.

In 2008 he premiered the play Una Eva y Dos Patanes with Jacqueline Voltaire , and his films La misma Luna and Beverly Hills Chihuahua, and announced his resignation from Televisa when he finished his performance in La Familia P. Luche and in Neighbors, which in the end did not happen. . He also broadcast the 2008 Beijing Olympics broadcasts with Televisa Deportes. Derbez doubled the voice of Jim Carrey in the film ‘Yes Man’, where a young man who has always been very negative decides to change his luck and say yes to everything. He began filming in April 2009 on the film No eres tú, soy yo, a romantic comedy produced by Warner Bros.

In June 2009 he began filming “Hombre de piedra”, which marked his directorial debut, a film he also wrote. The October as January as 2010premieres the dramatic comedy Ellas son la Alegría del Hogar. Derbez produces, directs, and acts with the title role in this series.

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That same year, Derbez released “Las Manadas de Derbez”, sketches recorded during the 2010 World Cup in South Africa . Here we saw him accompanied by Omar Chaparro , Adrián Uribe , Consuelo Duval , Paquita la del Barrio , Brozo , Carmen Salinas , Polo Polo , Martha Guzmán , Adela Micha , Alessandra Rosaldo , Chicharito Hernández , Sérgio Corona , Cuauhtémoc Blanco , Eduardo España , César Bono , as well as the participation ofMiguel Luis . In 2011 he participated in the filming of the movie Jack and Jill alongside Adam Sandler, Al Pacino and Katie Holmes. Shortly after it was announced that Derbez recorded a pilot for the American television network CBS, which could replace the primetime of Two and a Half men.

Characters and shows

Eugenio Derbez is the creator of many characters and programs, mainly comedians. This is why Derbez is considered a top figure of Mexican humor and talent. He also participated in programs such as “Qué nos pasa””, by Héctor Suárez.

Artistic career

Television actor
In 2010 he made the program La jugada del Mundial, making several characters. In the year 2002-2010 he did the program La familia P. Luche playing the character of Ludovico P. Luche.

In 2009 he made the program Hermanos y detectives playing the character Darío.In 2008 he made the program Televisa Deportes playing various characters.In 2005-2006 he did the program Neighbors playing the character El Guía Melitón Eugenio Eugenio Dr. Sierra

Cinema Movies

In 2010 the character of Charlie in the movie I introduce you to Laura. In 2010 he played the character of Javier in the movie It’s not you, it’s me. Eugenio in 2010 he played the character of Donkey in the movie Shrek Forever. In 2008 he played the character of Johann Krauss in the movie Hellboy II: The Golden Army. Eugenio in 2008 he played the character of Eugenio in the movie A Beverly Hills Chihuahua. In 2007 he played the character of Enrique in the movie The same moon.

Eugenio in 2007 he played the character of Hannibal in the film Our Father. In 2006 he played the character of Joseph in the film Pledge This! In 2005 he played the character of Mushu in the film Mulan II. Eugenio in 2004 he made the character of Donkey in the movie Shrek 2.

In 2003 he played the character of Forastero in the film Zurdo. In 2001 he played the character of Lucky in the film Dr. Dolittle 2. Eugenio in 2000 he played the character of Garcilazo in the film 102 Dalmatians. In 2001 He played the character of Mushu in the film Mulan. In 2000 he played the character of Garcilazo in the film 102 Dalmatians.

Theater plays

In 2008 he made the Broadway Musical with the title Una Eva y dos patanes. In 2006 he made the Comedy with the title Un Gallego en París.In 2004-2006 he made Monologues in English with the title Latinologues. Eugenio in 2005 he made the Drama with the title Multiple choice, and in the year 1995-1996, he won the Best Theater Actor Award with the title Save yourself who can.

Eugenio in 1993-1994 he won the Best Theater Actor Award with the title Ninnete y un señor de Murcia. In 1991 he made the Comedy with the title De noche salta el gato y Golfo de estrellas. In 1990 he made the Comedy With the title Understand Brahms. Eugenio in 1989 he made the musical Comedy with the title Anjou. In 1987 he made the musical comedy with the title Yo y mi chica.


In the year 1995-1996 he made the musical parody show of the Bronco group with the title Ronco, and in the year 1989-1993, he made the Escrito, acted and directed by him with the title Show de Eugenio Derbez.


2004: Za Za Za Horse That Trot The Most …
1996: Ronco
1995: The Little Letters of Julio Esteban


2005: “Vampire Mother” – Latinologues: A Comedy About Life In America.
1999: Al Ritmo Dance 3

Awards and nominations

TV and Novel Awards

In 2004 and 2008 he obtained a Winning Result he did in the Work The P. Luche family. Eugenio in 2006 and 2007 he obtained a Nominated Result in the Neighbors Work with the Best Comedy Program Category. In 2001 he obtained a Winning Result with the Best Comedic Actor Category. Eugenio in 2000 he obtained a Winning Result in the Derbez Work with the Best Comedy Program Category. In 1999 and 1996 he obtained a Winning Result in the Work Al Derecho y al Derbez with the Best Comic Actor Category.


Derbez has shown great interest in racing cars, which he has come to drive himself. On several occasions he has appeared on Adal Ramones’ program, Otro Rollo, in addition to his interventions in important sporting events such as the 2006 World Cup in Germany and his participation in the 2010 South African World Cup.

He was selected as Grand Marshall for the first NASCAR race in Mexico on March 5 and 6, 2005 at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez. Grand Marshall’s responsibilities include giving the order to the pilots to start their engines, moments before starting the competition.

He is currently a partner of a Derbez-Jaitovich racing team together with Israel Jaitovich, they have competed in “Copa Corona” in the Formula Renault, Mexican Formula 3, and ILP Panamericana categories in which he has driven his own car.

Amelia Warner– After graduating from NYU with a master's degree in history, She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Amelia Warner mostly covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

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