Antonio Banderras

Spain
Net Worth :$ 30 Million
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Born on: 10th Aug 60
Born in: Spain
Marital status: Married
Occupation: Actor, producer, director and singer

Antonio has always been labeled as Hollywood's legendary heartthrob after he moved to the United States from his native country, Spain. He has pleased audiences worldwide in movies such as Assassins, Desperado and The Mask of Zorro. He also proved his mettle, that he actually has the caliber to tackle drama with roles in blockbuster ventures like Evita, Philadelphia and Interview with the Vampire. Lately, Antonio has reinvented himself after starring in the series of Spy Kids film, Original Sin and Once Upon a Time in Mexico. He even had lent his voice to films like Puss in Boots and Shrek 2.

The salary of Mr. Banderas is $8,000,000 per movie on an average. The costliest movie that he has ever worked in is The Body where his income was $12,000,000. Apart from being a part of Hollywood, Banderas has a share in the Andalusian products. He owns 50% winery in few places. Well, he is a veteran in the perfume industry working in the field for over 10 years. Banderas is the most successful representative of the renowned brand Puig. Together in this field, they have a huge business gaining success.

Living in an elegant house, having food at restaurants and so on is all a part of his lifestyle that obviously requires a huge amount of expenditure. He has two places to reside. One is situated in Los Angeles and the other in his native place Spain. But according to him, he likes spending the moolah in a conservative manner which might prove beneficial to him in the future. Well, he can be called the face of the "perfume industry" in some places where he promotes some renowned perfumes with Puig. Therefore, for such a celebrity, having an elite class of living is what we actually believe even if we do not take a look at the statistics of his expenditures.

Ana Leza was Antonio’s first wife, whom he divorced and got to married to Melanie Griffith, an American actress on May 14, 1996. The duo met a year prior to shooting Two Much. The couple has a daughter namely Stella Banderas, who already worked in the film Crazy in Alabama (1999), with her parents in which her mother starred while her father, Banderas directed. In 2002, the couple received the 'Stella Adler Angel Award' for their widespread charity work. He is a long time follower of the Málaga CF. Other than that, he, also is an officer of a religious brotherhood of Roman Catholic in Málaga. Antonio Banderas received his honorary doctorate on May 2010 from the University of Málaga.

Antonio Banderras Autos and Cars ( 1 )

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Porsche 911 Cabriolet

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Antonio Banderras
Antonio Banderras

The hunk Antonio Banderas owns a black Porsche 911 Cabriolet valued at around $125,990. The convertible features a retractable sun roof, and a power of 350 HP is delivered by the 3400cc engine. It features an electric power steering and an improved suspension system. It utilizes a seven speed manual transmission system and is extremely fuel efficient. The car has very spacious interiors and the seats are covered with high end leather. This beauty is capable of a top speed of 280 km/hour and can zoom to 100km/hour in 4.6 seconds.

Antonio Banderras Holiday Destinations(Getaways) ( 1 )

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Costa del Sol Vacation

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Antonio Banderras
Antonio Banderras

The actor was spotted in the beach resort of Costa del Sol last year, where he spent about a week there with his wife Melanie Griffith. The couple had a great time shopping at luxury boutiques and sunbathing by the seaside.

Location: Costa del Sol is located in southern Spain in the autonomous region of Andalusia and is part of Málaga province.

Accommodation: The place offers a mix of over 600 hotels to choose from, which includes 5 star accommodations like Kempinski Hotel Bahía and Villa Padierna Palace Hotel G.L. which offer a night’s stay for $616. Budget hotels like Don Paco and Hostal El Labrador charge in the range of $50 to $60

Features: The sea beach offering plenty of the pleasant Mediterranean sun is the most obvious attraction of the place, where tourists can have a great time tanning themselves in the sun and swimming in the sea. The sea can also be explored on long yacht rides. A lot of restaurants located by the beach side offer a great range of sea food and drinks.

The Benalmadena cable car takes people to the summit of Monte Calamorro Mountain and offers a breathtaking aerial view of the city. The Benalmadena Sea Life Aquarium showcases a mind boggling variety of marine life. The Aqualand Torremolinos is a water themed amusement park and offers thrilling games like Rapids, Kamikazee Twister and Black Hole.

Further, Selwo Adventure Park offers the chance to observe more than 2000 varieties of animals and 1000 species of birds that has been sourced from around the world. An overnight stay at this reserve forest provides the chance to reside in an African themed cabin. Selwo Marina and the Mijas Aqua are two other marine themed parks worth a visit. Other attractions include the Fuengirola Zoo, Torremolinos Crocodile Park, Senda Retiro Botanical and Ornithological Park and El Ranchito which hosts an equestrian show and flamenco dance.

Shopping at luxury boutique

Walk along the streets of Italy

Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas on Vacation

Antonio Banderras Cause ( 3 )

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Oceana

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Antonio Banderras
Antonio Banderras

Antonio has actively campaigned for the NGO Oceana. The need to protect the world’s oceans and its diverse wildlife habitats drive the activities of this organization. Its team of eminent marine biologists, economists and lawyers use their extensive influence to bring about major policy changes which try to reduce sea pollution which thereby helps to arrest the decline of marine life. The NGO has campaigners based in Europe, North America and South America.

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United Nations Development Programme

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Antonio Banderras
Antonio Banderras

The actor has participated in several promotional campaigns for this organization. It’s an integral part of the United Nations global development network. The main aim is to campaign to bring about a change for the better in the lives of millions of people worldwide by connecting nations to a worldwide network of knowledge, resources and experience thus helping them to a brighter future. The mission currently covers about 165 countries and helps to build local competence to solve various issues.

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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

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Antonio Banderras
Antonio Banderras

Banderas has raised a lot of funds for this hospital which is the third biggest health care charity helping out terminally ill children in the U.S. The main goal is advancement of cures and the prevention of life threatening diseases through pioneering research efforts. Special care is taken to reach out to all sections of society and ensuring that no one is discriminated against on any ground. It also aims to be the global leader in the fields of advance treatment and prevention of pediatric diseases among children. This is achieved by providing the best patient care, improved diagnostics, enhanced treatment outcomes, prevention and minimizing adverse outcome of diseases.

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