How old was Diego Bertie?

On the morning of Friday, August 5, the artistic environment in Peru dressed in mourning confirmed death by Diego Bertie, the renowned peruvian actor protagonist of series and national soap operas and international.

His death, which occurred after falling from the 14th floor of his apartment in the Reserve Boardwalk in Mirafloresshocked his relatives and fellow artists, who fired him with heartfelt messages on their social networks and through its spaces on television.

So far, the causes that led to his fall are a matter of investigation, so little is known about the incident that cost the famous actor and singer his life.


From a very young age, the actor was related to art, recounting his first activity in “Images”, a pop rock group that he founded with his friends from the Psychology degree at the Catholic University of Peru, with whom he published the album “our version”, which contained songs that he performed until his last years.

After this first experience, in 1990, he entered the theater with the musical “Annie” and the soap operas with “El hombre que must die” and “Natacha”. This allowed him, later, to star in “Leonela, dying of love”, “Things of love” and “Cinnamon”.

In these years, the actor alternated between Peruvian and international productionswith shares in networks such as Venevisión (Venezuela), Rede Globo (Brazil), Caracol (Colombia) and Telemundo (United States for Latin America).

In his later years, Diego Bertie was part of “back to the neighborhood”, playing the villain “Luis Felipe Sandoval”, while preparing his return to music, which was his first passion.

Diego Bertie’s last job was in “Back to the neighborhood” (Photo: América Televisión)


The Peruvian actor was the son of Jaime Bertie Espejo and Enriqueta Brignardello Belmont, and was born in Lima on November 2, 1967.

At the time of his unfortunate death, Diego Bertie was 54 years old.

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