Wagner Moura

Verified by our team
Actor, Producer (1976)
Fri Feb 14 2020
By   Manish Khanal

If you watched the first three seasons of Famous American Series, Narcos then Wagner Moura must not be a new name to you. Moura is famous for his portrayal of Pablo Escobar in the Narcos series alongside Pedro Pascal. Additionally, Wagner came to limelight for his appearance in Elite Squad and its sequel, Elite Squad: The Enemy Within.

Wagner Moura was born as Wagner Maniçoba de Moura on June 27, 1976, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. His father, Jose Moura, was a sergeant in Brazilian Air Force and mother Alderiva Moura worked at home looking after the children. He started his career working as a journalist after graduating from the Federal University of Bahia. 

Wagner's Married for Two Decades

Wagner married Sandra Delgado in 2001 who is a journalist and photographer. The love birds are very much supportive of each other in personal and professional life. As Wagner remains busy with the films and shooting, the children stay with Sandra. 

Wagner with Sandra in Golden Globe
Image: The famous actor of Narcos series, Wagner along with his wife, Sandra Delgado attending Golden Globe 
Source: Getty Images

There are no rumors of the couple having any extra-marital relationships. Currently, the couple is residing in the United States along with their kids. 

Father of Three Sons

Wagner and Sandra are the proud parents of three sons, BemSalvador, and José. As Wagner is very much concerned about their life, he spends most of his time with them.

Although Wagner is very much active in public, Sandra likes to keep the distance from the media. So, much information about her personal life is not available in the press.

Wagner Gets Rejected by his Wife in Wedding Proposal 

The Narcos actor, Wagner, wanted to bring back the memory of his marriage in 2016. However, Sandra rejected the idea of remarrying. 

Sandra and Wagner in the premiere of Narcos
Image: Wagner with his wife, Sandra in the premiere of Narcos
Source: Getty Images

As per the reports of Wagner, He never had a perfect wedding. So, he wanted to rejoice the moments. But Sandra did not like the idea and dumped his plan. 

The family was in Sin City for the Holiday. Wagner even lost $60 for not understanding the rules of gambling. As gambling back in Brazil is Illegal. 

Narcos Actor, Wagner Moura's Net Worth

Wagner Moura has a net worth of $10 Million. Wagner has been working in the movie Industry since 1995. He has been the part of Brazillian Highest Grossing movie, Elite Squad: The Enemy Within. 

Wagner Moura in the cover photo of Narcos
Image: Wagner Moura featuring in the cover photo of Netflix series, Narcos
Source: Pinterest 

Wagner started his career working as a Journalist and transferred to Acting. Since then, there is no looking back in life as he has been climbing the ladder of success. He was in the film Elysium along with Diego Luna.

Films/SeriesBudgetBox-Office Collection
Narcos $75 Million$2 Billion
Elite Squad: The Enemy Within$16 Million$63 Million
Elysium$115 Million$286.1 million

In 2019, Wagner directed the Brazilian film "Marighella."

Diego has been nominated in various national and international awards. He has been nominated more than sixty times and has won thirty-three out of them.

Pablo Escobar's Brother wants $1 Billion from Netflix

As per the reports of News Week, Pablo's brother Roberto wanted $1 Billion to seeking monetary compensation for using his brother's story, name and likeness. 

Roberto registered successor-in-interest rights over his sibling and family name in California in 2015 through a company called Escobar Inc.

 

Stay connected to married celeb to know more about Brazilian actors!!!

More Biography