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Emilio Fernández (Emilio Fernández Romo)

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Biography

Hondo, Coahuila, Mexico
Emilio "El Indio" Fernández Romo, who was born on March 26, 1904, in the state of Coahuila, Mexico, is the most famous person in the history of Mexican movies. For an era he symbolized Mexico due to his violent machismo, rooted in the Revolution of 1910-17, and because of his staunch commitment to Mexican cultural nationalism. Sired by an ethnic Caucasian father and born to an Indian mother, Emilio was himself the "mestizaje" (mestizo) that his films would later glorify. Read more...

Actor

Character: Rogelio Torres

Flor silvestre 1943

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Character: Coronel Antonio Zeta

La cucaracha 1959

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Character: Danilo Zata

Paloma herida 1963

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Character: Félix Gómez

El revólver sangriento 1964

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Character: Commander Prieto

El secuestro de Lola 1986

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Character: Leoncio's Bodyguard

Lola la trailera 1983

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Character: Pascual Velasco

My Son, the Hero 1961

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Character: Aurelio Pérez

Un dorado de Pancho Villa 1967

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Character: Anacleto Morones

El rincón de las vírgenes 1972

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