Ignacio López Tarso

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Ignacio López Tarso
Ignacio López Tarso 2018.jpg
at the 2018 Luz de Plata Award
Ignacio López López

(1925-01-15) January 15, 1925 (age 96)
Years active1954-present
Spouse(s)Clara Aranda
ChildrenSusana, Gabriela and Juan Ignacio
Parent(s)Alfonso López Bermúdez
Ignacia López Herrera
RelativesAlfonso and Marta (siblings)

Ignacio López Tarso (born Ignacio López López on January 15, 1925) is a Mexican actor of stage, movie and television. He acted in about 50 movies and appeared in documentaries and in one short feature. He was known for his title role in the 1960 movie Macario.[1] Tarso was born in Mexico City, Mexico.

Early life and career[change | change source]

In 1973 he was given the Ariel Award for Best Actor for Rosa Blanca, and the Ariel de Oro lifetime achievement award in 2007.

On 22 May 2016, Tarso underwent surgery to treat a growing tumor in his large intestine and polyps in his small intestine.[2] Tarso was later placed under intensive care unit.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Festival de Cannes: Macario". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-02-15.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Armando Tinoco (23 May 2016). "Ignacio López Tarso Hospitalized: Mexican Actor In Intensive Care After Surgery". Latin Times. Retrieved 24 May 2016.

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