De la Fuente is a licensed pilot.
In 1996, Cristian was chosen for the lead role in the primetime chilean drama "Eclipse de Luna"
In 1995, de la Fuente was cast in Chile's top-rated variety television show, "Venga Conmigo" ("Come with Me").
Cristian's name is pronounced Cris-tee-ahn.
In Cristian's first year in the U.S., he was named by Vanity Fair as one of the "Actors to Watch in the 21st century"; one of People magazine's "50 Most Beautiful People" and one of TV Guide's "Ones to Watch."
In 2002, Cristian won an Ajijic International Film Festival award in the category of Individual Achievement- Best Male Actor for his role in the movie "Minimal Knowledge".
Cristian's father, Hugo, was a chemist, and his mother, Adriana, is a homemaker.
Cristian's hobbies includes tennis, golf, boxing, skiing, and weight training.
In 2002, Cristian starred as Matt Gallagher in the independent thriller "Minimal Knowledge".
In 2000, Cristian was nominated for an ALMA award for the role of Andres Diaz in the stateside television series Family Law.
In 2005, Cristian starred in the Venevisión's Miami-made telenovela "Soñar No Cuesta Nada".
De La Fuente is an officer in the Reserves for the Chilean Air Force.
De La Fuente is fluent in both English and Spanish.
In 1998 Cristian was contracted by Sony and Telemundo for a drama series remake of "Starsky and Hutch" called "Reyes y Rey".
Cristian has appeared in films with movie stars like Sylvester Stallone and John Travolta.
Cristian moved to Mexico in 1998.
Cristian won a competition called "Mister Mino" on the Chilean TV Show "Luz Verde", this show was looking for attractive young men for chilean television.
Since Cristian was a little kid, he wanted to star in an action movie.
He studied engineering in a Chilian college.
He married chilian actress, Angelica Castro on January 5, 2002. They have one daughter named Laura De La Fuente Castro.
He is 6'2" (1.88 m).
Christian: (on rumors that he is in a relationship with Cheryl Burke) I am married. But I am an actor and when I do a job, I think you have to do it right. You can't not have chemistry with your partner. If I don't believe we are in love when we are dancing, no one is going to believe it.
Cristian de la Fuente: I have always loved racing. When I was a little boy I would go to the Formula Three races with my dad and uncle. I also used to watch the races on TV.
Cristian de la Fuente: The fastest I have ever driven was in Chile on my way to the beach. Thank God I wasn't caught because I was going 220 kilometers per hour.