Pedro Pascal renamed himself in honor of his mother, who passed away.
Pedro Pascal, an actor from Chile, has been enjoying success
The Mandalorian," "Narcos," and most recently, "The Last of Us.
But beneath his rising star lies a tragic tale
his mother passed away before she could see him achieve.
Pascal is the son of José Balmaceda, a fertility specialist
Verónica Pascal, a child psychologist.
His parents were involved in the opposition movement against
which forced them to leave Chile.