Don't Let Me Go (Official Video)
Adán Allende has been around show business his entire life following the
footsteps his father, the iconic Latino film and recording star, Fernando Allende. Adán is an actor, singer, songwriter, dancer, and musician who plays drums, piano, guitar, and bass. He studied jazz drums at Berklee College of Music and songwriting/performance at Powerchord Academy. He also graduated from the renowned Televisa CEA (Centro de Estudios Artísticos) which encompasses acting, singing and dancing. Adan is also an incredibly proficient linguist; he is fluent in Spanish (various regional accents), English (Standard American, Southern, RP, Irish, Cockney, Australian), Portuguese, Italian, and French and some Arabic and some Russian.
His professional film career began when he was chosen to star in the film MARIA, and reprise the same role as his father did 40 years earlier. The film received recognition and awards during many film festivals. It received the Golden Key of the City of Cartagena de Indias at the FICCI Film Festival, an honorable mention at the Los Angeles International Film Festival and the Opera Prima award at the Santander Film Festival. MARIA also drew attention at the Cannes Film Festival to a sold-out audience. Adán, recently, received from the Acapulco International Film Festival (FICA), the Silver Jaguar Award for his Outstanding Performance in MARIA. In Sept. 2015, he landed a leading role in a Hollywood feature (to be a trilogy) called TOBY GOES TO CAMP. In 2016 the Fine Brothers chose him for the role of "Mutey" in their feature film F THE PROM alongside actors Danielle Campbell, Cameron Palatas & Joel Courtney. He was featured as a performer on Discovery Channel’s Hi5 FIESTA, broadcasted twice a day to all the Spanish speaking countries. He played the role of Johnny Casino in the musical GREASE. He also wrote 4 original songs for prime time Televisa's Telenovelas and performed one of them in QUE BONITO AMOR. Adán appeared in the science fiction film SLAYER, starring Linda Carter (Wonder Woman) and in the huge hit LA ROSA DE GUADALUPE produced by Televisa and aired in over 50 countries, including Univision Network in the U.S.
Most recently, Adan performed his new original single 'Don't Let Me Go" in China opening for the global televised Miss World Pageant 2018; and wrapped Season 1 of the new Bravo Network docs-series MEXICAN DYNASTIES, which will debut in Spring 2019.