Mexican actor Juan Pablo Medina, known for playing the role of Diego in the Netflix series ‘La casa de las flores’, is now safe at home after going through a rather complicated period of his life. The actor suffered a severe thrombosis at the beginning of August. Medina He was in the middle of filming his new series when it happened to him, being quickly rushed to the nearest hospital in a very delicate state.
Weeks later, the actor has already started the recovery process, after this severe thrombosis resulted in the doctors amputating his right leg. However, despite being a certainly quite delicate situation, the actor has been discharged from the hospital and is out of danger, as collected by our colleagues from Bekia. Medina is currently recovering at home with his partner, the Colombian actress Paulina Dávila, seen in ‘Luis Miguel: The series’.
According to the newspaper El Universal, someone close to the actor has been able to confirm that he “is very well and cared for, eats without problems and is happy to be home.” The actor He also spoke a few days ago on his own Instagram account to thank his nomination for the Ariel Award for Best Actor he received for the film ‘El club de los idealistas’, also taking the opportunity to congratulate his fellow nominees and its director, Óscar Uriel. The award ceremony for the 63rd edition of these awards will take place on September 25th.
The director Óscar Uriel himself told in an interview on the Hoy program that he spoke with Medina after his nomination: “I feel that this recognition comes to him at a very important moment in his life, in his career and it is good that he is recognized and for At least in these hours he is having a great time, and that is very important for his friends and family. ” Uriel further confirmed his desire to work with the actor again as soon as he recovers, offering him a new role.
Finding a substitute
Medina was filming a series for Disney at the time he was affected by this serious thrombosis, which therefore made him abandon this project. The Mexican actor only had time to work on this production for two weeks and due to the long recovery period that awaits him, Medina has been replaced by another actor, who will play the same role. The chosen one is the Spanish actor Óscar Jaenada, which we have recently seen in ‘Rambo V’ or in the Amazon series ‘Hernán’.
To Juan Pablo Medina We also saw him recently in ‘La Casa de las Flores: The Movie’, the definitive outcome of the successful Netflix series that has been available on the platform since last June.