Who Is Edgardo Canales, Adria Arjona’s Husband?

Edgardo Canales (born in 1987; Age: 36 years old) is an American entertainment lawyer and businessman best known as the husband of Adria Arjona, the famous Puerto Rican actress based in the US.

While his wife, Adria Arjona has been enjoying fame for more than a decade, Edgardo only came into the limelight following his marriage in 2019 to the beautiful actress. In this article, we have revealed all you need to know about Edgardo Canales, an excellent lawyer and celebrity husband of Adria, including his personal life and what he was up to before he gained public recognition.

Summary of Edgardo Canales’ Bio

  • Full name: Edgardo Rafael Canales Guastella
  • Gender: Male
  • Year of birth: 1987
  • Edgardo Canales’s Age: 36 years old
  • Ethnicity: Mixed
  • Nationality: American
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Edgardo Canales’s Wife: Adria Arjona
  • Edgardo Canales’s Parents: Suncy Guastella (mother)
  • Edgardo Canales’s Height in Inches: 6 feet
  • Edgardo Canales’s Height in Centimetres: 183 cm
  • Edgardo Canales’s Weight: 85 kg (187 lbs.)
  • Edgardo Canales’s Net worth: $1 Million
  • Famous for: Being Adria Arjona’s Husband

Edgardo Canales Was Born 36 Years Ago in Puerto Rico

Born Edgardo Rafael Canales Guastella in the year 1987, Adria Arjona’s husband has not publicly shared his exact date of birth. However, going by his birth year, he is currently 36 years old. He is an American citizen but originates from San Juan, Puerto Rico, where he was also born. Edgardo stands at a towering height of 6 feet and weighs around 85 kg.

Meanwhile, worthy to note is that The Nationality Act of 1940 announced Puerto Rico as part of the US for citizenship functions. Hence, anyone born on or before 13th January 1941 has automatically become a naturalized citizen of the United States of America.

Edgardo Canales and his wife, Adria Arjona
Edgardo Canales and his wife, Adria Arjona, image source

Regarding his family background and relatives, Edgardo’s father was a lawyer from whom he acquired his love for justice and would eventually become a lawyer also. His mother, Sunny Guastella, was a Level II Government Marketing Consultant at Rodan + Fields, a cosmetics firm (Science museum). She also worked as a former Assistant Advertising and Marketing Supervisor at Our Bodies The Exhibition.

Further, Edgardo Canales has a niece named Anna, who is the daughter of his buddy, Annie Vaillant.

He is Well Educated

Edgardo Canales is a well-learned man with a number of educational qualifications. He acquired his elementary and high school education in San Juan where he grew up. Then, following his graduation, he moved to the Boston School’s Wallace E. Carroll Graduate College of Administration from where he graduated with a diploma in Finance in 2009.

Following that, Edgardo proceeded to the University of Puerto Rico where he started studying Law and in 2012 and bagged a Juris Doctor (J.D.) a few years later. He still did not stop there as he enrolled for further law education in Southwestern University School of Law, and obtained his LLM in Entertainment and Media Law in 2013.

Edgardo is a Lawyer by Profession

Edgardo Canales is best described as a seasoned lawyer with in-depth knowledge and understanding of legal and business matters. After acquiring all the educational certificates, his career kickstarted within the entertainment circle. He first served as a manager at STX Entertainment where he oversaw all the activities involved with International Production and Business & Legal Affairs.

Prior to joining STX, Edgardo briefly worked with William Morris Endeavor where he assisted Philip Button. Between September 2012 and September 2013, he worked as a legal professional at Canales Legislation Officer. He also had a stint in the commercial and legal affairs at the Movie Package Company, CA, and Canales Law Offices, PR.

Above all, STX Entertainment remains the turning point for Edgardo Canales. For the past couple of years, he has been employed at STX Entertainment, a fully integrated global media firm that aims at maximizing market value by distributing talent-driven movie, TV, and digital media content.

Over time, Edgardo has gathered a wealth of knowledge and experience that keeps him afloat as one of the most respectable individuals in the company. He has been serving at the firm’s international production, business, and legal difficulties since April 2018.

Who is Adria Arjona, Edgardo Canales’ Wife?

Adria Arjon is an American famous TV star and actress. Born on 25th April 1992,she  is 31 years old and of Guatemalan and Puerto Rican descent. Sge was born in San Juan, but grew up in a Mexican city. Her father, Ricardo Arjona, is a well-known Guatemalan singer and songwriter.

Adria first appeared on the screen as an actress in the 2012 short film, Loss, and that marked the beginning of her journey to stardom. She continued to play minor roles until her big break came in 2015 with her role as Emily in True Detective. In 2017, she established herself as an actress after she appeared as Dorothy Gale in the 10 episodes of the TV series, Emerald City.

She has since remained relevant and on top of her career. Some of her successful movies include Father of the Bride, Morbius, Netflix’s Sweet Girl, 6 Underground, and Life of the Party, among others.

Edgardo Canales Became Adria Arjona’s Husband in 2019 After Dating For 3 Years

Edgardo Canales and Adria Arjona met each other and started dating in February 2016. Although details of their meeting, including where it happened are not known, the duo dated for about 3 years and 6 months. They would later get married in August 2019 in a white wedding ceremony in La Antigua, Guatemala, at the Lodge Casa Santo Domingo.

Their wedding was a private ceremony attended by only close friends and family members. Given that the wedding was a private occasion, the couple requested that their guests refrain from bringing gift items. However, as a substitute, they requested that their well-wishers donate books, toys, or other necessities to the less privileged children.

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This idea was described as a thoughtful one and they, after all, received numerous such gifts, which they subsequently donated to needy children in Guatemala.

After 3 years of marriage, Edgardo Canales and Adria Arjona seem to be more in love with each other than ever. They spend their time off work together on vacations by visiting a Puerto Rican beach, strolling in the desert, or attending events together. They are yet to welcome a child together.

In February 2020, the lovey-dovey couple was seen together on a red carpet event at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Los Angeles, California. Adria routinely shares loved-up photos with her husband from these events as well as their romantic milestones on her Instagram page. Edgardo Canaled is not active on social media but usually features on his wife’s Instagram page.


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