Emilio Aragon, born in La Havana, Cuba but with Spanish nationality has been for more than 30 years one of the most versatile and recognized professionals in the artistic and media Communications field in Spain.
Coming from a family of artists, his career starts very young in showbiz as an actor and screenwriter. Emilio graduated Cum Laude in History as well as an Honorary PhD. in Art awarded to him by the University of Suffolk in Boston for his contribution to the world of communications and the arts.
He also holds a degree in piano from the Superior Conservatory of Madrid under the tutelage of Rafael Solis. Emilio later studied composition under John Heiss and orchestral direction with Richard Hoenich at the New England Conservatory in Boston.
In 1990 he founded the production company “Globo Media”, creator of such hits as “Médico de Familia” (Family Practitioner) , “Los Serrano” (The Serrano Family),” Los hombres de Paco” (Paco´s Men), “7 Vidas” (Seven Lives), “Aida”, “Aguila Roja” (Red Eagle), “El Informal” (The News),” Sé lo que hiciesteis” (I know what you did) …, “El Intermedio” (The Intermission), etc.., And was honorary president of “La sexta” One of the most popular TV Networks in Spain.
In 2008 his career takes a turn when he produced and Composed the musical score of the film “Carlitos and the Chance of a Lifetime”, recorded by the Castilla and Leon Symphony Orchestra. This new field awakes in him a new passion and directs his opera prima Paper Birds were he also composes the music and B.S.O. In 2012 he directs one of Hollywood´s legend Robert Duvall in A night In Old Mexico shot in EEUU.
Vice President of the Action Against Hunger Foundation. He has travelled with the foundation on several occasions to get a closer look at the work it does on site and to promote its work. Within the framework of these trips several documentaries have been produced and shown on television. In Guatemala, “Mil colores y una esperanza” (A Thousand Colors and One Hope) was aired on Channel 2 in 2003, and in Mali, “Mali, el corazón del Sahel” (Mali, the Heart of the Sahel), was aired on Antena 3 in 2004. “Armenio” (Armenian) will be aired on La Casa Encendida on July 1st, 2010.