Jordi Rebellón, the mythical Vilches from ‘Hospital Central’, dies at 64

The actor suffered a stroke on Tuesday, September 7, which has ended his life.


Goodbye to Dr. Vilches. Jordi Rebellón, the actor who played him, has died at 64, according to reports Hello there!. The interpreter would have suffered a stroke on Tuesday, September 7 and, after not being able to overcome this episode, he lost his life this Wednesday, the 8th. “You will always be in our hearts”wrote the Garay Talent agency that represented him, which has released the news publicly.

We will remember Rebellón for becoming the House Spanish with his role as Vilches in Hospital Central. That surly and serious doctor who, nevertheless, always perfectly carried out his professional work and showed, when required, that he had a great heart. This was his role for ten long years, in which he slipped into the living room of many Spanish families.

He did not stop entertaining us in the four decades he devoted to acting, a career that began in 1979 as mayor of Sesame Street. He achieved fame through numerous works in the best-known television fictions in Spain, such as Family doctor, where Ángel Valverde was; Love is forever, with his role as Luis Ardanza; or Tell me how it happened, where he gave life to Ignacio. His last role was in the TVE series Central Market, where he gave life to Fernando Luján.

In addition to series, Rebellón participated in numerous plays. One of his last works on stage was The funeral, with Concha Velasco. He had previously collaborated on Don Juan Tenorio in 2010 and Declassified in 2013.

It was only six months since he had lost his mother. Thus he said goodbye to her on social networks while thanking the medical team for the attention they gave him: “To thank very effusively the Hospital Sisters and the health personnel of the Hospital de San Rafael in Barcelona, ​​the impeccable treatment of affection, generosity and professionalism in the last moments of life of our mother Paquita. Thank you. “

Although he was single and had no children, the actor left his colleagues very sad. “From Garay Talent we have to communicate the sad news of the death of our client and friend Jordi Rebellón. You will always be in our hearts. We want to send a big hug to all your family and friends. Rest in peace“They wrote from the agency that worked with Rebellón. Fernando Andina, Lolita, Mar Regueras, Jan Cornet, José Luis García-Pérez and Nacho Guerreros have lamented their loss.