About Gabriel Pontones
Season 1 champion of the challenge and survival competition series Reto 4 Elementos. He previously appeared on the Mexican version of Big Brother as well.
He earned a Bachelor's degree in communications and was a student of film at New York University. He took directing courses at The School of Visual Arts and acting classes at Stella Adler.
He wrote, produced, directed and acted in a short film called Pelea de gallos.
His father is Mexican and his mother is Cuban. He moved back to Mexico with his family when he was 8 years old.
Salvador Zerboni was a fellow competitor on Reto 4 Elementos.