Diego Luca began his career in luxury 14 years ago by managing private membership clubs with exotic cars, helicopters and jets as a focus. However, during a life-altering voyage aboard a yacht in the Sea of Cortez he realized his true calling was yachts.
His face can be found adorning the one thousand peso billboard in Pacific Beach and many sports fans’ wish lists include him. Learn more about this rising star!
Early Life and Education
The film explores knowledge acquisition as its central theme, depicted through Alberto, Luca’s impetuous friend whose know-it-all swagger mirrors his own feelings of isolation and wonderment at an extraordinary world they could never have predicted.
Luca lives in Pacific Beach and works as a social worker at Vista Unified School District, helping students with Individualized Education Plans (IEP). Additionally, he teaches at Crown Point Junior Music Academy. With Sunset Monaco as his business partner, he hosts a yacht party during Formula One Miami Grand Prix weekend.
He has collaborated with esteemed conductors such as Riccardo Muti, Zubin Meta, and Rene Jacobs and performed at numerous theatres such as Teatro dell’Aquila in Aquila; Naples San Carlo Teatro; Alighieri di Ravenna Theater and Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York City.
He has made several notable appearances in both telenovelas and films, such as 2001’s critically-acclaimed Y tu mama tambin. Additionally, he directed Fusion TV docu-series Back Home as well as his Amazon Studios talk show Pan y Circo.
His roles include playing drug cartel leader Miguel Angel Felix Gallardo on Netflix’s Narcos Mexico series. Additionally, he can be found starring as such films as Oscar-winner Frida; Western Open Range; Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights; The Terminal; and Harmony Korine’s crime thriller Milk.
He currently represents Atlanta United in Major League Soccer (MLS) and is also a starter on the USMNT squad. Prior to that he had played for Fulham of English EFL Championship and Heracles Almelo of Dutch Eredivisie competitions; making his WCQ debut and scoring one goal against Russia on February 2, 2022.
Achievement and Honors
Diego Dionisio Luna Alexander is an actor, director and producer known for his portrayal of Cassian Andor in Star Wars and Disney+’s Andor. Additionally he provides voice over work in Netflix’s animated series Maya and the Three. Additionally he stars in Amazon original conversation show Pan y Circo while co-founding Mexican film festival Ambulante.
He and co-star Gael Garcia Bernal established the nomadic documentary film festival Ambulante in 2005, followed by their production labels Canana and La Corriente del Golfo – Luna has received numerous international awards and nominations as a result of this work.
Luca’s billboard campaign has garnered attention from sports media outlets such as ESPN’s Adam Snavely who criticised it as making light of an important competition; but has also drawn praise from local soccer fans.
Diego Luca is an entrepreneur with his own yacht consulting business, offering charters, sales, new builds and refits to private clients in Miami, Mexico and Monaco.
Luna boasts a lengthy filmography, appearing in such movies as Steven Spielberg’s The Terminal, Harmony Korine’s Mister Lonely and Beautiful Losers 2020 biopic. Additionally, he has made appearances in telenovelas as well as appearing on Netflix series such as Narcos: Mexico.
Joaquin invites Luca to stay at The Coterie and gives him his own room. Joaquin suggests helping with some repairs around the house but Luca declines due to his desire not to be dependent upon others; in any event Luca longs to return home but doesn’t have enough money for bus ticket.
Diego Dionisio Luna Alexander (born 29 December 1979) is a Mexican actor, director and producer best known for portraying Cassian Andor in Star Wars and being cast as lead in Netflix series Kdabra.
Diego Luca is the founder of DIEGOLUCA INC, a yacht brokerage company which sells, manages, and charters superyachts worldwide. After starting his business 14 years ago selling luxury cars, helicopters, and jets; quickly discovering that yachting was his true calling.
His wealth has seen a decrease since 2018, as RyanAir shares have declined due to Brexit worries, Boeing 737 Max groundings, and pilot strikes. His net worth has shrunk significantly – down to just under $1 billion. Forbes removed four heirs of Barilla pasta fortune from their billionaires list after seeing their stock value plummet significantly in March.