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Facundo Gambandé
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Facundo Gambandé


Facu Gambandé




January 10, 1990

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Actor, singer, dancer

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Maxi Ponte

Facundo Gambandé (born January 10, 1990) is an Argentine actor, singer and dancer. He is best known for portraying Maxi Ponte on the Disney series Violetta.

Life and Career

His career started in 2011 when they began recording the telenovela, Violetta from Disney Channel. There he plays Maximiliano "Maxi" Ponte, one of the students of Studio On Beat and he's one of Violetta's best friends, the heroine. Currently, Facundo is playing this role since the second season.

In this series, Facundo shares credit with Martina Stoessel Argentinean, Diego Ramos, Mercedes Lambre, Maria Clara Alonso, Candelaria Molfese, Florencia Benitez; Spanish Alba Rico, Pablo Espinosa and Diego Dominguez; Italian Lodovica Comello; Mexican Jorge Blanco, among many others.

He also participated in the five CD that launched the series: Violetta, Cantar Es Lo Que Soy, Hoy Somos MásVioletta en Vivo and Gira Mi Canción. In 2013 he started, with his fellow cast members, the Violetta live tour through Latin America and Europe.


Year Title Role Notes
2012–2015 Violetta

Maxi Ponte


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  • His best friends on set are Candelaria Molfese and Lodovica Comello.
  • In an interview, Candelaria revealed that he sleeps in a lot, and sometimes she has to call him to wake him up.
  • It is possible that he had dated Candelaria Molfese.
  • In an interview, he revealed that he had a crush on Candelaria when he first met her.
  • He has a British bulldog called Albus.
  • He has a sister named Lucía.
  • His zodiacal sign is Capricorn.
  • In his spare time, Facundo enjoys listening to music, dancing, going to the theatre or the cinema and playing sports with Candelaria, Albus and Lodovica.
  • His catchphrase is "Believing in what you can do is critical to getting what you want".
  • His dream is to star in a Hollywood film.
  • He loves touring and visiting new places.
  • He misses his dog, Albus, a lot when he goes on tour.
  • His fans are called "Facunáticas".
  • He loves the Argentinean tea "mate".
  • He was born in Cordóba, which is the second largest town in Argentina.
  • He describe his character Maxi as the most friendly guy in the series.
  • One of his favorite moments from Violetta was from season 1, where he was dressed as a dinosaur and danced for a birthday party.[1]
  • He appeared in the 3rd episode of Alba Al Alba.
  • He and Alba won an award called Pareja Aww.


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To view the Facundo Gambandé gallery, click here.

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