how old is diego velazquez actor
Born in El Salvador, Diego Velazquez is a young emerging television actor. He started his acting career as a child actor. He rose to prominence for his role of Billy Thunderman on the Nickelodeon superhero-based comedy television series, The Thundermans. He has appeared in other television series such as Leverage, Grimm, and The Haunted Hathaways. He also appeared in a minor role in the 2009 drama film The City of Your Final Destination, directed by James Ivory and 2010 film Extraordinary Measure, directed by Tom Vaughan. He was also featured in the 2014 Nickelodeon novelty record. He was nominated for Best Actor in Television Series by Chambie Award in 2014.
He has over 1 million followers on his Instagram account. He is a dog lover and has two dogs named Maizy and Nova.
Diego’s acting career started with small role in 2009 movie “The City of Your Final Destination” long before Nickelodeon.
Who is Diego’s character Billy Thunderman?
Born in: Portland, Oregon, United States
Famous as: Actor
At the mere age of seven, Diego started his career as an actor. Till now he has landed on numerous movies as well as television series. Diego is a rising star in the entertainment world. Though Diego is focusing on his career rather than money. He has a net worth of $800 thousand.
From a small age, Diego was fond of acting. Instead of playing with toys, he used to spend his time wearing different costumes and trying make-ups. Moreover, at some point of life, Diego wanted to become a Special FX makeup artist. Nevertheless, he was inspired to pursue a career in acting when at the age of 6 his mother took him to one of the commercials.
Diego got his first role when he was around 7 years old. He cast in the television film Extraordinary Measures. Meanwhile, Velazquez worked along with the stars named Keri Russell, Harrison Ford and Brendan Fraser. He was among the extras in The City of Your Final Destination.
On the other hand, he realized the true success meaning from the Billy Thunderman role in The Thunderman Nickelodeon series. He got a large fan base through his character. After that, he did another program Leverage (Nathan Ford Young).