[These daily posts will cover little known actors or people that have appeared in more recent films and TV series. Various degrees of information that I was able to find will be given and anything that you can add would be appreciated.]
Juan Antonio Arévalo was a Spanish filmmaker whose presence in the Spanish film industry goes back to the early 1960s. He was an actor in 1961’s “Hola, muchacho” and would go on to appear in 12 other films ending in 1970. During this time he devoted the bulk of his career to directing. First as an assistant director beginning in 1969 and continuing until 1979. He then became a director ending in 2000. He appeared in two “Zorro” films in 1962 as the character Fernando and was an assistant director on 1975’s “The Great Adventure”.
I can find no biographical information on him.
AREVALO, Juan Antonio (aka Juan A. Arevalo, Juan Antonio Arevalo, J.A. Arévalo, Juan A. Arévalo, Juan Antº Arévalo) (Juan Antonio Arévalo) – director, assistant director, film actor.
Shadow of Zorro – 1962 (Fernando)
Zorro the Avenger – 1962 (Fernando)