Gustavo Rojo, Uruguayan actor, Died at 93


Gustavo Rojo was born on September 5, 1923 and died on April 22, 2017.

He was a Uruguayan film actor and producer.

He appeared in more than 160 films and television shows between 1938 and 2016.

Rojo was the father of Ana Patricia Rojo.

During the late 1920s, he wrote a play and Gustavo made his theater debut.

His screen debut came as a child actor in the 1938 Cuban film Ahora seremos felices, in which his older sister Pituka had a starring role.

During the 1940s, the family moved to Mexico, where Rojo worked steadily throughout the 1940s.

During 1947, he made his Hollywood debut in the film Tarzan and the Mermaids, which starred Johnny Weissmuller and Brenda Joyce.

Gustavo Rojo passed away at 93 years old.