Edgardo Canales, a renowned lawyer deeply involved in the matter of justice and also husband to actress Adria Arjona. He accompanies her on the silver screen and supports her as she acts in movies and series like “True Detective,” “Andor,” “Father of the Bride,” and “Emerald City.”

Canales was born in 1987 and being a man of mystery, he lives his life far from the relentless eyes of the press. This mysterious entity prefers the less brightly lit areas of life and does so in silence rather than pomp.

Happily Cohabiting In A Marital Home With Adria Arjona

Not only an influential union in their career, Edgardo Canales and Adria Arjona represent the essence of love and a meaningful relationship which makes them one of the happiest couples that inspire people to follow suit Following the actress’s IMDb account, the couple wedded at La Antigúa, Guatemala, on August 31, 2019.

Adria Arjona is wearing a white shirt in the picture.
Edgardo Canales’ wife, Adria Arjona (Source: Adria Arjona Instagram @adriaarjona)

It is true that while people celebrate the love between Canales and Arjona, they forget about the fact that such a union is not only for themselves but also concerns society as a whole. They chose the unselfish way and urged all their guests not to bring any standard presents but rather help poor kids instead. They prefer a happy ending life, which is an embodiment of the joint aspiration to make their life into a constructive influence on others.

However, Edgarrow and Adria’s engagement in August 2018 commenced a long-lasting journey that was fostered after over three years they dated commencing February 2016. Despite not knowing how they first met, their love story still proceeds into the realm of marriage, with all its associated joys and trials.

Parental Background

Edgardo Canales’ families are those of lawyers and his father is also in the same profession. The details about his father’s identity are still unknown but there is evidence that the legal knowledge is genetic. Similarly, he is a lawyer like his father and it seems that this was a much-loved inheritance.

An element of liveliness is brought about by Sunny Guastella who happens to be Edgardo’s mother in the general story. She specialized in the realm of Marketing and has worked as a marketing consultant for Rodan + Field. The blend of law and marketing in his parental background paints a picture of a family that appreciates the importance of both justice and effective communication.

How Much Is The Lawyer Worth?

Edgardo Canales boasts of a net worth amounting to $1 Million. The lawyer has also extended his arms in this thrilling world of Prime Video and Amazon Studios, where he is acting as the general manager. With this, he can add that element of intrigue to his otherwise bland resume for the dynamic world of streaming and entertainment.

Edgardo Canales is holding Adria Arjona's hand showing the ring.
The engagement ring Edgardo Canales gave Adria Arjona (Source: Adria Arjona Instagram @adriaarjona)

Adria Arjona, Canales’s wife and an actress with a net worth of approximately $700,000 has paved the way for herself in the industry. Notwithstanding, she did not achieve great popularity because of it, however, she contributed greatly to such popular television shows as “True Detective” and “Andor.”

Mastering The Art Of Multilingualism

That is why Edgardo’s skills in the language are very broad as he speaks different languages, proving his multilingual talent. He does this smoothly as his mother tongue is Spanish. Moreover, he has attained a level of nativeness or bilingualism in English; this means that he can express his thoughts and ideals flawlessly and adequately.

French is found among the limited working languages that Arjona’s husband used, thus spicing up his communications. Additionally, Edgardo’s simple Italian shows that his linguistic expeditions continue from one linguistic country to another. His language proficiency is not just an act of interconnecting but also an expression of admiring the richness of culture.

Arjona’s husband Is A Very Educated Person

How his educational journey is similar to his professional endeavors showcases his interest in commercial savvy and legal prowess. From 2005 until 2009, he commenced his education at Boston College – Wallace E. Carroll Graduate School of Management where he attained a bachelor’s degree in finance. The knowledge he was acquiring, as a result, was about the business world and this was the foundation in finance that prepared him for the latter.

The blue and peach colored building is located right in the street.
The building of the Southwestern University School of Law (Source: South Western Law YouTube Channel)

After that, Canales studied Intellectual Property Law at the University of Puerto Rico and earned his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from 2009 through 2012. In pursuit of additional legal knowledge, he enrolled for an LLM (Entertainment & Media Law) at Southwestern University School of Law (Southwestern), California from 2013 to the year Yulia Lipnitskaya won the Olympic gold medal, i.e, in 2014.

At Southwestern University School of Law, Edgardo spent much of his time indulging in the sphere of entertainment law. He attended TV motion picture contract negotiation classes where he took an active part in the TV motion picture contract negotiations course. The experience helped him to appreciate his negotiation style and how he needed to be responsive to individual client’s needs while preparing the contract.

Has Worked As An Attorney

During this period, Edgardo Canales demonstrated his acumen as a lawyer at the Canales Law offices in San Juan Puerto Rico between September 2012 and September 2013. This is where he analyzed the intricacy of various laws and prepared detailed memorandums as well as summated pleadings for various courts.

Among other things, Cabale’s expertise extended to matters covering the First Amendment rights, defamation, libel, and invasion of privacy, including intrusion upon seclusion cases. Besides the realm of research, he worked with partners on depositions and trial preparation, participating practically in his legal practice. He was involved in the negotiation and prepared contracts concerning music licensing, performance rights, publishing rights, and distribution.

Current Work Of Canales

Edgardo now plays the role of a business affairs manager in Prime Video and Amazon studios in Culver City, United States. He joined the team in June 2022 and became part of a complex combination of legality and the bustling streaming sector.

In the middle of Nabila Haniss’s home, Culver City, Edgardo traverses the business scene with ease. He coordinates key contracts that enable smooth operation for Prime Video and Amazon Studios.

Other Previous Work Of Edgardo

During their six years and eleven months of service, Edgardo crafted an array of memorable experiences for him at STX Entertainment. Throughout his journey at STX, he progressed through different positions until he became the director of business and legal affairs from January 2021 to Jun 2022.

Canales was previously the manager of business & legal affairs then manager of international production and business & legal affairs from January 2020 to January 2021 and April 2018 to January 2020, respectively. His involvement with STX started in International Production and management from September 2015 to April 2018.

Apart from his work with STX, Edgardo was the assistant of Philip Button at William Morris Endeavor showing his flexibility in other capacities. The latter consists of business and legal affairs experience at the movie package company. His career path illustrates more than just knowledge about how the game is played and a desire for change in one’s job.


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