Argentine-Spanish actor, Ernesto Alterio is well-known for his acting skills in various TV series and films such as Viento del agua and Perfectos desconocidos.  Also, he is popular as the son of actor Hector Alterio.

Argentine-Spanish actor, Ernesto Alterio
Caption: Argentine-Spanish actor, Ernesto Alterio (Photo: La Vanguardia) 

Ernesto Alterio Parents

On September 25, 1970, Ernesto Alterio was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He is the son of Hector Alterio (father) Argentine theatre, film, and television actor. His mother Tita Bacaicoa worked as a Psychoanalyst

Having dual nationality of Argentine & Spanish, Ernesto is of mixed ethnicity. He grew along with his sibling sister Malena Alterio who is also an actress. Ernesto is an educated person.

Is Ernesto Alterio still Married? His Wife

Ernesto Alterio is not still married to his wife. Previously, he was married to Juana Acosta. Ernesto's ex-wife  Juana is a Colombian-Spanish actress who has appeared in more than forty films. In the year 2003, Ernesto and Juana first met in Madrid city, at a bar. Both of them stated that it was "love at first sight after their first meeting. 
The duo started dating soon after turned into a real-life couple. In the year 2003, Ernesto tied the wedding knot with Juana Acosta in a private ceremony. Also, they featured in several movies, such as Perfect Strangers and The Protagonists together. Then he became the parent of a daughter Lola Alterio born in the year 2006. 

Divorce of Ernesto Alterio; His Current Relationship

After being married for over 15 years, Ernesto and Juana divorce mutually. After divorce also, the duo is on good terms and has good friends. In the year 2018, they parted ways. Both of them have tight-lipped concerning their divorce. 

Then Juana said in an interview
"I'm fine, we're fine, although it's a time of change. There have been hard times. It's been 15 years together."

As per reports, Ernesto is dating a woman named Malena Alterio with whom he shares pictures on his Instagram. Also, his ex-wife Juana immediately started dating a man named Oliver Sancho.

What's Ernesto Alterio Net Worth?

Ernesto Alterio has a net worth of $1 Million. He has accumulated a hefty amount of money through his profession. His prime source of income is only his acting career. 

Working as an actor, he earns money around $925,733 per year. He  receives around $207.75 to $346.25 per sponsor post with an engagement rate of 3.06% according to Influencer Marketing Hub. Ernesto's net worth is going to rise in the coming days as he is still active in the entertainment industry.

What is the Height of Ernesto Alterio?

Ernesto Alterio has a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75 m tall. His body weighs around $72 kg or 165 pounds. Ernesto has light brown color hair with dark brown eyes. 


Since 1992, Ernesto active in the entertainment field. His debut film Tango Feroz directed by Marcelo Piñeyro. Then Ernesto featured in Tengo una casa, Belmonte, Dos por dos, Morirás en Chafarinas, Más que amor, frenesí, Mi nombre es sombra, and others. However, he rose to popularity for playing the role of Pablo in the 1999 film Los lobos de Washington. 

Some of his other notable acting credits include El otro lado de la cama, Días de fútbol, El método, Clandestine Childhood, Who Killed Bambi?, Cable Girls, Perfect Strangers, Narcos: Mexico and others. Also, he portrayed the role of Gregorio in Netflix's mini-series Someone Has to Die in 2020.