Artistic name: Imanol Arias
Full / true name: Manuel María Arias Domínguez.
Date of birth: April 26, 1956.
Place of birth: Riaño, León, Spain.
Current occupation: Actor.
Home: Imanol Arias was born in Riaño but grew up and spent his childhood and adolescence in the Basque city of Ermua.
I studied for a while at the Professional School of Armory School, and then I dropped out because I decided to study the interpretation. Since then, he began his acting career and I am part of several independent theater companies.
A few years later, he stays in Madrid and plays in several plays at the National Dramatic Center. Thanks to this, he had the opportunity to make his film debut with Pedro Olea’s film “La Corea”.
He then went to Cuba where he participated in “Cecilia” and played for the first time a main character.
Later, I’m part of the “Labyrinth of Passions” with Antonio Bandera.
The public recognized him and his popularity increased when he worked in the movie “Demons in the garden” and in the series “Gold Rings”.
Life: I also participate in “Bearn or the doll’s room”, “The death of Mikel”, “El Lute” and “Aranda” as a gallant, “The flower of my secret” in 1995, in the series “Dear Teacher “in 1997,” Tell me how it happened “in 2001, in” Antonio Navarro “and in” Next week “in 2006.
Other appreciations: Very young, he marries Socorro Anadón, but he separates little some time later.
Then he married Pastora Vega with whom he had two children.
He has won several awards at the San Sebastian International Film Festival, Fotogramas de Plata, TP de Oro and ACE Awards (New York).