Ernesto de la Cruz (Coco)

Last Updated on: February 16th, 2024

Who is Ernesto de la Cruz?

Ernesto de la Cruz is a fictional character from the 2017 Disney/Pixar animated film “Coco.” He is a famous and beloved musician and actor in the Land of the Dead, and is the great-great-grandfather of the film’s main character, Miguel. Ernesto is a major character in the film, and is initially portrayed as a hero and role model for Miguel. However, it is later revealed that he had stolen a song from Miguel’s great-great-grandfather, and had used it to become famous, leading to the rift between their families. He is voiced by actor Benjamin Bratt in the English version of the film.

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Movie Appearances

Song Appearances

La Llorona (Song)

“La Llorona” is a traditional Mexican folk song that was featured in the 2017 Disney-Pixar animated film “Coco“. In the film, the song is sung…

Remember Me (Song)

“Remember Me” is a song from the animated movie “Coco“. It is a poignant and emotional song that is central to the plot of the…

Much Needed Advice (Song)

“Much Needed Advice” is a song from the 2017 Disney-Pixar animated film “Coco“. The song is performed by the character Ernesto de la Cruz, a…

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In the News

  • LEGO Disney 100 Collectible Minifigures (71038) | FIRST LOOK, March 1, 2023
  • Disney on Broadway Developing Stage Adaptation of “Coco”, January 25, 2023
  • Pixar’s “Coco” Makes Broadcast Network Premiere October 14th, Part of “The Wonderful World of Disney”, October 3, 2020
  • ‘Coco’ Takes Top Honors at Imagen Awards, Film’s Star Talks Sequel Possibilities, August 26, 2018
  • Coco Coming to Netlixf in May!, April 26, 2018
  • Coco Blu-Ray/DVD Release Date Announced!, January 12, 2018
  • Coco Wins Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature, January 8, 2018
  • Coco Continues to Dominate at Box Office, December 4, 2017
  • Disney Releases New (and Final) Coco Trailer, November 6, 2017