Carlos Miguel Caballero

Carlos Caballero is an actor and theater director with an extensive international history in theater, film and television.

Bio Excerpt

Carlos Miguel Caballero is a stage, film and television actor with lead credits in over 75 productions worldwide.  He has dedicated himself to direction and dramaturgy since 2000 in diverse, original multidisciplinary theater projects and international cultural exchanges.  He has been awarded funds to support his projects from the Miami Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs’ International Cultural Partnerships program for three separate works and touring support from the National Performance Network, and has been instrumental in mentoring young artists in his leadership capacity with FUNDarte.  Carlos will be seen in a new film by Randy Valdes entitled Petra, and is directing a project by Elizabeth Doud, both to premiere in 2021.

Film Acting

Petra (Supporting Role) Randy Valdes. Glassworks Multimedia, USA 2019; Verde Verde (Lead) Enrique Pineda Barnet, Cuba. 2014; Duelos de Pasarelas (Supporting Role) Kenneth W. O’brien. Gran Cine. USA 2007; Circle Of Time (Lead) Veronica Caicedo. USA 2003; Cuba (Supporting Role) Pedro Carvajal. Spain 1999; El Coyote (Supporting Role) Mario Camus. E.Cerezo & Gonafilm. Spain 1997; Facciamo Festa (Supporting Role) Angelo Longoni. Cecchi Gori. Italy 1997; El Mandado (Lead) Pituka Ortega Heilbron. Panama1996; Bemba Expréss (Lead) Andrés Burgos Colombia 1995; Le Passeur D’enfants (Supporting Role) Frank Apprenderie. France 1995; Por Cuba (Supporting Role ) Al Ianunzzi. Italy 1994; Bocetos (Lead) Tomás Piard. ICRT-Cuba 1991; Parabola (Lead) Armando Pintado. Cuba 1990; Adorable Fantasma (Lead) Tomás Piard. ICRT-Cuba 1989; El Sueño (Lead). Orlando Domínguez. Cuba 1988.                                                                                              


Since 1985, Caballero has participated in over 30 distinct theater productions, including:

Ana en el Trópico (Palomo) by Nilo Cruz. Dir. Carlos Diaz 2013; Los Intereses Creados (Crispín) by Jacinto Benavente. Dir. Rolando Moreno 2006; Sweet Bird Of Youth (Chance Wayne) by Tennessee Williams. Dir. Eduardo Corbé 2003; Streetcar Named Desire (Stanley Kowalski) by Tennessee Williams. Dir. Rolando Moreno 2001; King Lear (Edmund Of Gloucester) by William Shakespeare. Dir. Carlos Díaz.1998; Escuadra hacia la Muerte (Adolfo) by Alfonso Sastre. Dir. Carlos Díaz.1997; Calígula (Helicón) by Albert Camus. Dir. Carlos Díaz.1996. El Público (Enrique) by Federico García Lorca. Dir. Carlos Díaz 1995; Zoo Story (Peter) by Edward Albee. Dir. Xiomara  Calderón 1993; El Bello Indiferente by Jean Cocteau. Dir. Edgar Soberón 1991; Hecuba (Ulyses) by Eurípides. Dir. Mercedes García 1985.                                                                                                                  


Theater Direction


Since 2000, Caballero has been involved in directorial capacities in various projects, including:

Between Two Waters (2018) by Manuel De; Writing in Sand (2014) by Griselda Ortiz; If you’re going to pull a knife, USAlo (2011) by Carlos Caballero and Elizabeth Doud; Sipping Fury from a Teacup (2010) by Elizabeth Doud and Jennylin Duany; Sueño Americano (2002) by Eduardo Pardo; The Witch of the year (2001) by Carlos M Caballero.


Since 1990, Caballero has played over 20 lead and guest roles in television productions, including the following: Valeria (Lead-Villain) Venevisión Internacional. USA 2008; Marina (Lead-Villain) Telemundo-Argos. USA/Mexico 2007; Lineas Ardientes (Lead-Villain) Telemundo-RTI. USA 2006; Olvidarte Jamas (Lead-Villain) Venevisión Internacional. USA 2005; Enemigo en Casa (Lead) Telemundo-RTI. USA 2005; Maria de los Angeles (Lead) Iguana- Perú 2005; Prisionera (Villain) Telemundo-RTI. USA 2004; Vale Todo (Supporting Role) TV Globo–Telemundo. Brazil 2002; El Elegido del Tiempo (Lead) ICRT. Cuba 2000; Calle Nueva (Guest Star) Zeppelín TV  S.A. Spain 1999; Periodistas (Guest Star) Globo Media. Spain 1998; La Proxima Vez (Lead) ICRT. Cuba 1990.

Awards & Recognitions

Best Male Actor at the Rainbow Festival de Cinema e Cultura do Brasil.2014 (Verde Verde).

Best Actor in a Spanish Language Production by Miami New Times.2003 (Streetcar Named Desire).

Best New Work by The Miami Herald.2002 (Sueño Americano).

Best New Actor/Theater – El Nuevo Herald – Miami 2000 (Cuentas Pendientes).

Best Actor – Festival Cine Plaza – Cuba 1988.

Education / Degrees

Instituto Superior de Arte, La Habana, MFA (Theater/Acting) 1993.

University of Havana, BA (Art History) 1988.