Guillermo del Toro
Birth Name: Guillermo del Toro Gómez
Place of Birth: Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Date of Birth: October 9, 1964
Guillermo del Toro is a Mexican filmmaker, author, actor, and special effects makeup artist. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Shape of Water (2017).
He is the son of Guadalupe Gómez and Federico del Toro Torres. He lives in Toronto.
Guillermo has two children with his former wife Lorenza Newton. Lorenza is a cousin of Mexican singer Guadalupe Pineda.
His name, translated to English, means William of the Bull.