Who is Dani Rovira?

Dani Rovira is a Spanish comedian and an actor who is well-known for the portrayal of Rafael in the Rafael ‘Rafa’ Quiros in the 2014 Spanish comedy movie, ‘Ocho Apellidos Vascos’ (Spanish Affair) and in the 2015 Spanish comedy movie, ‘Ocho Apellidos Catalanes’ (Spanish Affair 2). He has been awarded the Goya awards as well as the Cinematographer Circle Medals for this role in the year 2015. Unfortunately, he announced that he was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer on 25 March 2020, and has since been battling strong against cancer.

Quick Infos 
Full NameDaniel Rovira de Rivas
Date of birthNovember 1, 1980
Birth PlaceMálaga, Spain
Parent(s)Andrés Rovira Caro
Juana de Rivas Lobato
OccupationActor, Comedian
PartnerClara Lago (2014-2019)
Age40 years
Height5 ft 10 in
Weight75 kgs
Net worthUS $3 million

Dani Rovira

Bio, Age, Family, and Young

Dani Rovira’s full name is Daniel Rovira de Rivas. He was born on 1 November 1980 in Malaga, Andalusia, Spain to father, Andres Rovira Caro, and to mother, Juana de Rivas Lobato. Besides this, he is currently 40 years old with the zodiac sign of Scorpio.


Nationality, Height, and Weight 

Dani Rovira holds a Spanish nationality and descends from Spanish ancestry. Information regarding his religious views is not available online. Besides this, he stands at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78m/178cms) tall and weighs around 75kgs (165lbs) having a slim body structure with a couple of dark brown glowing eyes with dark brown colored hair.


Education and University

Dani Rovira studied and graduated from the University of Granada.


Personal Life, and Relationship with Clara Lago 

Dani Rovira is currently single but he was previously involved in a romantic relationship with Clara Lago, his co-star from ‘Ocho Apellidos’ from the year 2014 to the year 2019 who is not married yet nor does he possesses any kids.

Dani Rovira

Social: Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

Dani Rovira is active on social media platforms. His official Instagram account (@danirovira) has over 2.3 million followers and his official Twitter account (@DANIROVIRA) has over 3 million followers. Moreover, he has over 564 thousand followers on his official Facebook page (@DaniRoviraPaginaOficial) and he is also the founder of the OchoTumbao (www.ochotumbao.org) non-profit organization which aims at helping various non-profit projects.




Dani Rovira gave his debut performance in the entertainment industry in the year 2013 with the voice role of Brent McHale in the 2013 American computer-animated science-fiction comedy movie, ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2’ followed by the role of Rafael ‘Rafa’ Quiros in the 2014 Spanish comedy movie, ‘Spanish Affair (Ocho Apellidos Vascos)’ and in the 2015 Spanish comedy movie, ‘Spanish Affair 2 (Ocho Apellidos Catalanes)’.

He has also played the role of Alejandro Fernandez in the 2015 Spanish romantic comedy, ‘Ahora o Nunca (It’s Now or Never)’, the voice role of Richard Carson in the 2015 Spanish computer-animated science fiction adventure comedy movie, ‘Capture the Flag’, the role of Carlos in the 2016 movie, ‘El future no es lo Que era’, the role of Ramon in the 2016 Spanish movie, ‘100 Meters’, the voice role of Franky in the 2016 Spanish and Canadian computer-animated comedy movie, ‘Ozzy’, the role of Andres in the 2017 movie, ‘Thi Mai, Rumbo a Vietnam’ and the role of Mario in the 2018 movie, ‘Miamor Perdido’.

His most recent work came in the year 2018 when he played the lead role of Juan Lopez or Superlopez in the Spanish comedy movie, ‘Superlopez’. Furthermore, he is also said to appear as Paco Japon in the upcoming movie, ‘Paco Japon’ and as Leon in the upcoming movie, ‘Taxi a Gibraltar’. He will also be appearing in the upcoming American adventure movie, ‘Jungle Cruise’ alongside Paul Giamatti, Edgar Ramirez, and Emily Blunt in the year 2021.

Dani Rovira

Television Shows

Dani Rovira has appeared and hosted various Spanish television programs like ‘Nuevos Comics’ and ‘Estas no son las Noticias’ in the year 2008, ‘Buenafuente’ in the year 2009, ‘El club de la Comedia’ in the year 2010, ‘Con Hache de Eva’ and ‘No le Digas a mama Que Trabajo en la Tele’ in the year 2011, ‘Alguien tenia Que Decirlo’ in the year 2012, ‘Oxido nitroso’ in the year 2013, ‘B and b de Boca en Boca’ where he played the role of Juan Gutierrez Garcia, ‘Todo Va Bien’ and ‘Taraska TV’ in the year 2014, ‘29th Goya Awards’, ‘MovieBerto’, ‘Sopa de Gansos’ and ‘El Hormiguero’ in the year 2015, ‘30th Goya Awards’ and ‘LocoMundo’ in the year 2016 and ‘31st Goya Awards’ in the year 2017.

His most recent work came in the year 2018 when he appeared as himself in the TV program, ‘La Resistencia’ and has since been appearing till the current date.


Achievements, Awards, and Honors

Dani Rovira was awarded the Goya Awards’ Best New Actor award and the Cinematographer Circle Medals’ Best New Actor award for his work in ‘Ocho Apellidos Vascos’ in the year 2015. Likewise, he was nominated by the Neox Fan Awards for the Best Actor award in the year 2015 for his work in ‘Ahora o Nunca’.


Net Worth

As of the year 2020, Dani Rovira has an approximate net worth of $3 million.