DANIEL ALBALADEJO - JOSE MARIA
Born in Cartagena (Murcia). He began his studies at ESAD Murcia, graduating in 1994. He studied many disciplines with masters like Norman Taylor (L'Ecole Jacques Lecoq) and Will Keen (Cheek By Jowl). He has worked on more than 30 theatre productions as a member of the National Classical Theatre Company of Spain, National Drama Center and various independent companies. In TV, he was part of the ensemble of Camera Café – one of Spain’s most popular comedy shows, as well as playing in many drama series. He is a familiar face on television lately, playing King Alfonso V of Portugal in the epic TVE series Isabel. He is currently touring Spain in an acclaimed production, playing the lead in Othello. He has appeared in films such as The Incredible Adventures of Pocholo and Mari Borja and Between Heaven and Sea. Having been in consideration for the lead in an earlier film in development by Peter Domankiewicz (not yet made), he signed up for Tea & Sangria after reading just one scene featuring his character.