Adam Irigoyen is an American actor, rapper and dancer of Cuban descent. He was born to parents Eric and Annie on August 5, 1997, in Miami, Florida. When he was still in Miami, Adam attended an acting school and drew praises for this talent. At eleven, he moved with his family to Hollywood so that he could pursue his dreams.
Shortly after they moved, Adam scored appearances in several commercials and print ads. In 2007, Adam guest-starred in the Emmy awarded Disney Channel series, Wizards of Waverly Place. This led to more open doors and eventually Adam nailed his auditions in 2010 for "Deuce Martinez," a character in Shake It Up! In 2011, Adam guest starred in several Disney Latin American shows as well as a special episode of Good luck Charlie, Charlie Shakes It Up!, a crossover of Good luck Charlie and Shake It Up! Aside from television, Adam appeared in indie movies such as Flight, Electric Natural Safe and Nickel or Dime.
Adam is from a family of educators. His parents, as well as his grandmother, are in the teaching profession. His first language is Spanish and his favorite food is Cuban. In school, Adam loves to study Math and History. In his free time, he enjoys hanging out with his family, including his two brothers (Eric and Jake) and sister. Mr. Irigoyen also enjoys traveling and hopes to visit several foreign countries in the near future.
Though he loves to create music, dance and learn new musical instruments, Adam’s first love is performing. Among his dream project are to work with Stan Lee, appear in a Marvel comic feature film and work with popular actors Will Smith and Tom Hanks.
On December 26, 2011, Adam received a special honor when he was presented with the key to the city of North Miami Beach, Florida, from Mayor George Vallejo.
Adam is always telling his fans to "Never Give Up," and it is words that he lives by as he has achieved so much and continues to do so!
Flight Nickel or Dime Electric Natural Safe
Wizards of Waverly Place Shake It Up! Good luck Charlie : Charlie Shakes It Up Zapping Zone (Disney Channel Latin American Show) Peter Punk (Disney XD Latin America Series Disney XD Latin America Series)