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RODRIGO VALDÉS JOINS BIRTH.
27 November 2019

Anglo-French production company Birth have added a Mexican flavour to their roster by signing director Rodrigo Valdés.

With three Cannes Lions and a Ciclope gold trophy under his belt, Valdés is one of Mexico's foremost commercial directors thanks to his varied skillset and polished showreel.

Los Angeles-based Valdés also founded his own production company at the age of twenty-three, which keeps him busy both on and off set. The priority now is to show the UK market what he's capable of.


According to Birth, this includes an "effortless ability to deliver remarkable comic performances… and seamless post-production" among other things. The company add: "We are passionate about creating work that pushes creative boundaries. Rodrigo is a perfect fit with our vision."

While Valdés and Birth prepare for whatever 2020 throws their way, be sure to watch the Mexican's recent commercial for controversy stokers PETA, which humorously depicts the world's most anti-vegan motel.


Birth and Rodrigo Valdés are represented by Kate Elson in the UK. For more information, ring 07970 943 464 or email her via kate@agentelson.com.

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