actor / musician / director
Juan Pablo was born in Buenos Aires and is an actor, musician and director. He has lived in London, Trieste, Madrid and currently resides in the US.
He is best known for playing the role of Jesus Christ on "A.D. The Bible Continues" (2015) produced by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey for which he won a GRACE Award for "Most Inspiring Performance" in 2016; for the role of self-made billionaire Nicolás Treviño on TNT's reboot of "Dallas" (2014), for his appearance in the movie "Mamma Mia" (2008) and for the passionate Fernando on Netflix's Emmy nominated Numer 1 show "Fuller House", which has won "People's Choice", "Kids Choice" and "Teen Choice." Di Pace has made several appearances on British television, such as BBC One comedy "The Catherine Tate Show" and BBC One film "Aftersun", and in Spanish television, such as "Supercharly", "Angel o Demonio", "Los Hombres de Paco", "El Don de Alba"and "Física o Química". On film, he starred in "Survival Island" (2004), "Tutti Intorno a Linda" (2006), Fuera de foco (2011) and "After The Reality" (2016).
Juan Pablo has an extensive theatre background. Prior to joining the big screen, he appeared in Bob Fosse's musical "Chicago" in London and played the leading roles in "Grease" (Italy, 1999), "Saturday Night Fever" (Madrid, 2009-2010), "Más de 100 Mentiras" (Madrid, 2012) and "Primer Acto/Act One (Madrid, 2012-2013). In February of 2017, Juan Pablo premiered his solo show "An Evening with JP" in New York's Studio 54 Below.
As a filmmaker, Juan Pablo has written and directed several short films including "La Belleza", "Venki" ,"Admission" and is developing two feature films "New Boy" which is in pre-production and "The Last Light" with his long-time collaborator Andrés P. Estrada.
In Music, Juan Pablo has released the European number one hit "We Wanna Rock"(2010); his singles “Broken”, "Just A Feeling" and "Sunrise, Sunset" (2018) worldwide; and his debut album "Primer Acto" (2013). He has worked with Diane Warren, Desmond Child, Nick Gale, Daddy Supreme, Joshua Olsen, Michael Franklin, Jeffrey James, Kole among others. He has played sold-out shows in New York, Houston, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires and Madrid.